Office of Learning Technology

Office of Learning Technology LogoWelcome!

We are enthusiastic about our mission to assist faculty as they incorporate new technologies into their teaching. As technology becomes more prevalent in the education environment, it is more important than ever that pedagogically effective uses remain the focus. We aim to:

  • Provide ACCESS and SUPPORT for Technology Teaching Tools
  • Provide CONSULTING for Instructional Design/ Redesign
  • IMPROVE the QUALITY of Online and Hybrid Courses

News and Events

Canvas Pilot Program

Would you like to learn more about the Instructor Canvas Pilot at Purdue? Visit our introduction to Canvas webpage, which includes information about the pilot as well as tutorials and guides for faculty and students to learn more about this tool.

OLT Podcast

Our final podcast post for the semester is a special double feature! Learn more about our early college learners from the experiences of professors working with the Concurrent Enrollment Program at PNC. In these two videos, Professors Sarah White, Alex Kindell, and Annette Tomory share their insights into what makes high school and early college students “tick,” as well as what they have learned as far as creating useful coursework and materials for these learners.

Other Great Links

Be sure to check out our upcoming workshops and other “big happenings!”

Our office can help you accomplish your goals when it comes to designing face-to-face, hybrid, and online learning materials, using instructional design theory and optimum technology integration. We can also provide training on the Web, in person, and in workshops and online seminars for a range of needs and tools, including:

Our office also sponsors the BlackBoard Online Teaching Academy and other terrific opportunities for you to develop a online courses with the support of our staff and other faculty. The BlackBoard  Academy is a 10-week online course open to any faculty member, including part-time faculty. Learn more about the Academy and our other opportunities here!


Learn more about us and the many tools available to you here on this site by using the menus at the top and right. Or, contact us on our Facebook or Twitter pages, send us an email, call, or stop by. We look forward to working with you!



Office: TECH 206 (office) and TECH 298 (lab)