Staff & Services

eLearning Support Staff & Services

Julie Adams                       Beth Jensen
Educational Developer        D2L Administrator
Instructional Designer         D2L Support & Training
218-755-4219                      218-755-4217

Brian Jambor                    Graduate Assistant
Educational Technology       D2L Training &
D2L Support                     Faculty Support
218-755-2056                    218-755-4218


Course Development and Course Design Support 

Supporting faculty in the development of new online courses and the improvement of existing online courses using current, research-based design standards; adult learning theory; and evidence-based teaching strategies 

Creating, updating, and facilitating faculty support sites in D2L sites such as: 

  • Course Design for Online Courses” – a site in D2L to help faculty prepare their online course environment. 
  • from ON-CAMPUS to ONLINE: the Basics for Faculty” – a facilitated D2L site designed to help faculty develop new online courses 

Helping provide faculty with access to relevant resources and information in support of their professional development goals and objectives related to teaching and learning.  


Education Technology 

EdTech website 

Providing tools, training, and support for teaching/learning goals through the use of technologies. 

Consulting with departments and faculty about new teaching, learning and technology projects and tools. 

Cultivating communication and collaboration among departments, faculty and staff through workshops and trainings. 

Supporting existing software and programs that enhance teaching: online meeting and collaboration tools, MediaSpace, Zoom, online test proctoring, video recording, storage and streaming, captioning, creating online audio, video and narrated PowerPoint lectures for playback in D2L Brightspace 

Managing the Media Recording Studio in the A.C. Clark library. 

Evaluating new academic technologies for teaching/learning and sharing knowledge. 


D2L Brightspace (D2L) Training and Support 

Tutorials and Videos:  

Faculty and Staff Orientation site in D2L can self-register if not already enrolled.  

Workshops, open labs & one-on-one training in the eLearning Support office (Library 236), or remotely (i.e. phone, Zoom meeting). 

Faculty and Staff Support – by phone, Zoom, email, or in the eLearning Support office. 

Assistance for moving on-campus courses to the online environment in D2L, including instructional design and basic online course environment design support. 

D2L Support for other uses such as advising, training, organizations, collaboration, etc. 

Notifications of system-wide workshops and training sessions, as well as updates related to D2L.