Unhealthy Air Quality

Due to unhealthy air quality, all Samuel Merritt University campuses will be closed through Sunday, November 25. We plan to re-open all campuses on Monday, November 26.

Academic and Instructional Innovation

A&II is a team of professionals (instructional designers, educational technologists, system administrators, and software developers) who work with faculty, staff, and students to support teaching and learning, faculty development, and professional growth.

We are your resource for making teaching current, relevant, and efficient. We want to help you have a fun, creative, rewarding, transformative, exciting, powerful, and joyful teaching experience. Most importantly, we want to help you succeed!

Learn more about the technologies we support here. Learn more about instructional design here.

A&II News

A&II/CIEL Workshops

A&II and CIEL are offering these October workshops. See our Workshops page for details on these and to reserve your spot:

  • Canvas Basics
  • Canvas Quizzes
  • Panopto Video Recording
  • De-Stress in Urban Nature Walk
  • Improving Teaching with Technology Grants (San Mateo)

Newsletter

The A&II newsletter offers new ideas on teaching & learning, academic technology tools & tips, and reviews of academic publications. If you have ideas or suggestions for this newsletter or would like us to highlight your work, please contact us.

Our Current Collaborations

  • RN to BSN Course Redesign
  • Immersive Learning Conference: Teaching Through Collaborative Student-Centric Pedagogies, July 2018
  • Canvas Best Practices with faculty
  • HSSC Foundations Course, Apprenticeship Program, VR Tour, and Safe Container

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