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Instructional Technology

Welcome to the CET Instructional Technology page which is designed to inform and support your efforts to integrate and enrich your teaching with technology. We seek to enhance the learning process through the use of new and relevant technologies that mesh with your pedagogic goals. On this page you will find resources and links that will enrich your process. Please check our calendar frequently for events and workshops.





Blackboard is the Learning Management System Used by FIT 

    Training is available through the Blackboard Faculty Resource Group located in your Blackboard Home page

      Blackboard Mobile Apps are available for both Android and Apple IOS devices

        Click here to sign into Blackboard.  All faculty have access to the Blackboard Faculty Resource which is located on your Blackboard Home page under My Organizations once you login to  This resource contains numerous self guided tutorials that span the most frequently needed tasks and procedures including building and copying your courses. This resource offers tutorials on how to access,  Voicethread and other tools of value for you to consider.
        Click here to view the CET Calendar for Blackboard training and many other significant events.

        If you are a newly employed faculty member,  and do not yet have access to FIT services visit the FIT Blackboard Info pages at


        FIT provides access to to all faculty, students and staff. This self-training portal is a rich resource that helps your to keep your skills and knowledge up to date or to learn new skills. Join by following this simple procedure. Click this link to view or download. is integrated into Blackboard making it possible for faculty to share tutorials in support of course objectives and assignments. This procedure is covered in Blackboard Training or you can find in the Blackboard "Add Content Area"




        FIT has a campus license for Voicethread which is a multimedia interactive tool that brings students and faculty together for fully online or face to face classes.

        Some interesting examples of VT use by educators

        Instructions for Faculty and a Video: vt-in-your-lms/instructors/ blackboard-2/

        Student Resource Linka for Voicethread are below.
        Feel free to add these links to your course!
        Student instructions: vt-in-your-lms/students/ blackboard-3/

        Direct link to video: medias/syz3llfn8x

        Download a Voicethread case study that features FIT Associate Professor Ann Denton


        FIT FABLAB Resources for 3D Printing.

        Software and Training Resources

        3D Workflow Diagram

        Presentation on 3D Printing in the FABLAB

        Useful Technology Links

        MyFIT Web services, grades,

        Blackboard Access

        Center for Excellence in Teaching B502

        • Events and instructional support. check our calendar

        • Faculty Development Grants and Awards

        • Resources to support best practices in teaching

        • Teaching with technology

        Tech help desk (IT) C305B

        get ticket from help desk for microsoft office
        email: with any tech problems

        Google/Gmail help: email 

        Discounted Apple, Adobe Creative Cloud, Microsoft Office and More.

        e-Academy on myFIT portal

        Technology training and consultation: Technology Development Team (TDT) provides training, and also video production services if you want to create instructional video content.

        Sign up for technology training courses here:

        email: if you want assistance producing instructional video content for your courses.  Example here

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