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Ways The Faculty Development Center Can Help

FDC - One-Stop-Shop! Just ask, we'll help.

  • Professional development programming and requests
  • Content development support
  • Instructional technology training and support
  • Personalized consulting on curricular and instructional design
  • Personalized consulting on selecting and using educational software, and instructional technologies

Ways Academic Logistics Can Help

All of us here at the UMA Academic Services are committed to providing you, the instructor,  with the whole range of services.

  • Provide statewide (and out-of-state) testing services for your distance course. From distributing the exams to distance locations to proctoring, UMA Academic Logistics team supports faculty through all aspects of administering proctored exams. We will send, receive and track student exams and assignments. (Academic Logistics,  More...
  • Provide audio conferencing account management and support. Audio conference can be a useful option to facilitate office hours or tutoring and student group work. (Academic Logistics,  More...
  • Meet (in person, via web conference or phone) with faculty new to teaching distance courses to address questions, concerns and provide information referrals as needed. (UMA Faculty Development Center, uma-fdc@maine.eduMore...
  • Provide HD filming, editing and processing for your course: your place or ours. (Media Services Group,

  • Bring guest speakers to your students - nationally or internationally - through technology. (Media Services Group,

  • Provide guest instruction in your classroom - virtual or F2F - on a variety of information literacy and research-related topics. (Library Services,

  • Embed a librarian and/or custom learning resources in your Blackboard course. Consult with you on creating or tweaking research assignments. (Library Services,

  • Create custom learning objects and course guides for your class. (Library Services,

  • Embed a writing tutor and tailored learning resources in your Blackboard course. (VAWLT Program,

  • Create new learning objects supporting writing assignments and writing learning outcomes for your class. (VAWLT Program,

  • Provide guest instruction in your classroom - virtual or F2F - on a variety of writing-related topics. (VAWLT Program,

  • Consult with you on creating or tweaking writing assignments. (VAWLT Program,