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Section 6. Information for Faculty

 6.1. I am teaching a course and would like to make a Web page for it. How do I do this?

You have two options:

  1. Manage your course and your students in CI Learn , a full-featured web-based learning management system; or
  2. Create a web site using Wordpress through CI Keys. Please visit CI Keys for more info.

To receive assistance with CI Learn or CI Keys, please contact the ITS Help Desk.

 6.2. I would like my class to work in groups in order to create Web documents. Is there course Web space available for such projects?

CI Learn has online collaboration tools such as discussion boards (which allow files to be attached to a message) and live chat. Alternately, students can post their web documents to their individual web folders on the student web server.

Please contact the ITS Help Desk for assistance with CI Learn.

 6.3. I would like to give one of my students permission to update my Web pages. Can I do this?

Yes. Faculty can add editor access to their website through CI Keys. Please visit CI Keys for more info.

 6.4. I am teaching a course and I would like my students to publish portfolios of their work in their personal web space. How do I do this?

e-Portfolios are an alternative assessment strategy that can be used to supplement or replace more traditional ways of determining what students know and can do. Student e-Portfolios result when faculty require students to publish purposeful collections of examples of their work, and to annotate the examples with reflective commentary.

Students can collect and publish their content by creating a web site in CI Keys

Information about student login is available in Section 8 of this FAQ.