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 Educational Technology and Design 




Educational Technology and Design (ETD) is a resource for faculty providing instructional design support, distance education resources and certification, educational technology training, LMS administration, and multimedia support.

Location: Bailey Library, 2nd Floor
- Educational Technology Office, Room C-211
- CETET Office, Room C-212
- Seminar Room, C-202

Office Hours:
- Regular: M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm
- Summer: M-F 8:00am - 4:00pm

For RockMail and MySRU password problems,
contact the I.T. Help Desk at 724-738-4357

For D2L support:
- Telephone: 724-738-4220
- Email:
- Twitter: @EdTechSRU
- EdTech Blog:

After Hours D2L Support: 1-877-325-7778

Educational Technologies:
- Desire2Learn
- Turnitin
- Respondus

Educational Technology Workshop Schedule:

Introduction to Desire2Learn

Description: For those new to using D2L. Topics include:

  • Logging In
  • Locating Your Courses
  • E-mailing Your Students
  • Uploading and Organizing Documents
  • Basic Gradebook Tasks



Dropbox & Discussions in D2L

Description:  Topics include:

  • Using the Dropbox Tool to Collect and Leave Feedback on Student Papers
  • Plagiarism Detection with TurnItIn
  • Rich Feedback with the Grademark Tool
  • Discussions


Methods for Lecture Capture and Online Instruction

Description: This workshop will demonstrate methods for capturing and posting lectures and instruction online. Tools for narrating PowerPoint presentations and recording videos and screencasts, such as iSpring and Voicethread, will be covered. 


Quizzing in Desire2Learn

Description: This workshop will exam the many facets of the Quizzes tool. Topics include:

  • Creating Quizzes and Exams
  • Setting Time Limits and Date Restrictions
  • Releasing Feedback and Correct Answers
  • Strategies for Test Security
  • Viewing Quiz Results and Statistics


Advanced Topics: Grades, Groups, Rubrics, Release Conditions 

Description:  Topics include:

  • Releasing Final Grades
  • Using Categories to Drop Lowest Scores
  • Creating Electronic Rubrics Within D2L
  • Organizing Students into Groups


All workshops are held in Bailey Library, 2nd Floor Seminar Room. 

Desire2Learn and educational technology workshops are also available on-demand for both individuals and groups. To schedule a workshop for yourself or for your department, e-mail


Contact Information

Brian Danielson

William Huber
LMS Administrator

Mark Tarcy
Instructional Technologist

D2L Support

(8am - 4pm, Mon-Fri)

(After Hours)

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