Keep Teaching Home Page

Keep Teaching: A Helpful Website for UC Davis Faculty

Dear Faculty Colleagues,  Given the evolving situation around COVID-19, Academic Technology Services has launched a website with the Center for Educational Effectiveness “Keep Teaching.”  This website includes documentation on “Getting Started” which lays out how to keep teaching during this time of upheaval in four steps:  Gather information Assess and Plan Communicate Teach Each of […]


Agenda for SITT Now Available (and Last Chance to Register)

Dear Faculty Colleagues,  The Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology (SITT) agenda is now available!  Thank you to those who have already registered. We look forward to seeing you on September 13th at 8:30 AM in Kleiber 3 for an exciting day filled with discussions about teaching and technology.  If you have not already registered, […]

Bicycle Wheels in a Field

May 18th Faculty Forum on Teaching Online — join us at Noon in 1310 Surge III / The Grove

Dear Faculty Colleagues, The final Faculty Forum of the year takes place this coming Friday, May 18th and will feature Nutrition’s Debbie Fetter and Communications’ Martin Hilbert sharing their experiences teaching online. As online courses become increasingly prevalent in higher education, this faculty forum will provide participating faculty an opportunity to reflect on their own […]

Rain with Bicycle

Bonus DOLCE on May 11th: The Digital Learning Environment at UC Davis

Dear Faculty Colleagues, You are invited to a bonus DOLCE this Friday, May 11th. This bonus DOLCE will preview Dr. Andy Jones (that’s me!) and Alex Rockey’s accepted presentation “Envisioning a Digital Learning Environment at University of California, Davis: A space for pedagogical discovery and play.” In just two short weeks, we will present this […]

SITT 2017

The 2017 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology on September 15th, 2017 — Please Register!

Dear Faculty Colleagues, Academic Technology Services is excited to invite UC Davis faculty to the 2017 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology. With a nod to our recently-adopted learning management system, we’ve chosen as our SITT theme “Painting on a New Canvas.” Presenters will focus on pedagogical strategies, UC Davis Canvas, data-driven teaching, teaching large […]

Beach Wheels for The Wheel

The New Look of The Wheel

Dear Faculty Colleagues, You may have noticed that The Wheel has a new look. We have been collaborating with our talented colleagues in Academic Technology Services to develop this new site with an emphasis on streamlining and forefronting our Twitter stream. As the editors of an instructional technology blog, we are constantly working on ways […]

Getting Started with UC Davis Canvas

Dear Colleagues, I would like to remind you or make you aware of a resource Academic Technology Services developed to assist faculty in utilizing and implementing our new LMS: Canvas. Getting Started with UC Davis Canvas is a resource you could use to help you transition to Canvas, and to help you design your course […]