Welcome to the VCCS Edtech Blog

Welcome to the brand spanking new VCCS EdTech blog. This site is the new source for general information about educational technology throughout the Virginia Community College System.

Some areas this blog will focus on:

  • current ed-tech news
  • issues
  • best practices
  • and technology tools, primarily within the VCCS.

On occasion, we’ll touch upon topics of broader interest outside of the immediate VCCS community.

Latest Posts

PD & Training

Learn Canvas from the comfort of your own home

Transitioning to a new learning management system is no easy task. That’s why the eLearning and Educational Technology (eLET) committee has been touring the great state of Virginia. The Canvas Roadshow has made stops at numerous community colleges within the VCCS. After the first tour (Fall 2018), results indicated that faculty were ready for more. The team is currently conducting […]

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Gannon Nordberg featured on the Screencast-o-matic blog

Gannon Nordberg

Gannon Nordberg, instructional technology specialist at Lord Fairfax Community College and eLET representative, was recently published in the Screencast-o-matic blog. If you have participated in our evening webinar series, you may have had the Nordberg experience by way of his expert facilitation, easy-to-understand explanations and amazingly fast and informative chat responses. In the blog post, Nordberg shares his experiences with […]

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Upcoming Canvas Webinars

Back by popular demand, the eLearning and Educational Technology (eLET) committee is continuing the Canvas webinar series. Check out the webinars scheduled to take place through July 2019. All sessions begin at 7:30pm EST and can be accessed online. Join in! Date Workshop May 8, 2019 Wrapping up the semester This session will go over some housekeeping items for wrapping up […]

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eLET Instructional Designers

System Office Liaison Sheri Prupis, sprupis@vccs.edu David Tod, dtod@vccs.edu College Representative (Committee Role) Blue Ridge Community College Miriam Basinger basingernm@brcc.edu Central Virginia Community College Ed McGee mcgeee@centralvirginia.edu Dabney S. Lancaster Community College Nova Wright nwright@dslcc.edu Danville Community College Jennifer Walz Jennifer.walz@dcc.vccs.edu Eastern Shore Community College Germanna Community College Page Durham (Chair-elect) pdurham@germanna.edu J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College CJ Bracken cjbracken@reynolds.edu […]

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Welcome to the VCCS EdTech blog

Welcome to the brand spanking new VCCS EdTech blog. This site is the new source for general information about educational technology throughout the Virginia Community College System. Some areas this blog will focus on: current ed-tech news issues best practices technology tools, primarily within the VCCS. On occasion, we’ll touch upon topics of broader interest outside of the immediate VCCS […]

» Read more