Teaching Consultations

Consultation Appointments are available to NU faculty who have completed the Blackboard Faculty Foundations course. 

Topics Covered

Appointments with OTLS are available virtually. General topics we can to assist with include:

  • Course Setup Checklist

  • Grade Center

  • Virtual Class Meetings

  • Editing Course Content

  • Creating and Embedding Videos

  • Setting up Retention Center

  • Working with Rubrics

  • ePortfolio (Portfolium)

  • Working with SafeAssign

  • Using the Course Calendar

  • Encouraging Student Engagement

  • Using Student-Student Collaborative Tools (wikis, blogs, groups, peer assessment)

  • Teaching Adult Learners

  • Encouraging Growth Mindset

Eligibility Requirements

Successful completion of the NU Faculty Foundations Course.

Appointment Location

Virtual:  via Blackboard Collaborate or ZOOM (a link will be provided to you)

Time Zone: PACIFIC

**Please note: Submitting a request does not guarantee your chosen time slot for a teaching consultation. Once submitted your request will go through the scheduling process and we will either confirm or decline based on availability. If approved, you will receive a confirmation email with details on how to access the virtual meeting room.**

To schedule an appointment, please click the Request Appointment button below.