Faculty Resources

Here are some useful instructor resources to help you prepare and continue teaching in an online learning environment. Please feel free to bookmark this page as it will be updated frequently with new resources, strategies, and tips. Click on the links below:

Online Faculty Course Readiness Checklist

Download the Blackboard course template used for Online courses

Instructions for importing the course template into your Blackboard course

View Netiquette Tips and Guidelines to Incorporate into Your Course

Tips to Interact With Students Online

Technology Toolkit

Frequently Asked Questions

Guide to Copyright and Fair Use

Guide to Accessibility Resources

Tips for Online Discussion

Tips to Give Great Feedback

Click to download and view tips to give great feedback


Faculty Toolkit

The faculty toolkit provides tips and strategies for successful online teaching. This toolkit includes an online course template, highlights ideas for online course activities and assignments, and other resources to engage students in the online classroom. Click on the link below to learn more.

Faculty Toolkit


Faculty Orientation:

The online orientation will cover onboarding procedures, teaching strategies, and resources to ensure a successful teaching experience. Click on the link below to learn more about the faculty orientation.

Faculty Orientation


Faculty Testimonials:

Links to Campus Departments:

For information on electronic databases, eBooks, streaming videos, research support, and other library services.

Center for Wellness
For information and resources for mental health counseling, accessibility support and accommodations, and wellness education.

Center for Academic Excellence
For tutoring services and resources.

Division of Technology Services
For technology-related questions and academic technology support.