PlayPosit Interactive Video

Get more details about Northeastern’s use of PlayPosit on the Academic Technology Services Playposit Interactive Video website PlayPosit is an online learning environment to create and share interactive video lessons. The simple and intuitive browser interface...

Solstice Device

Solstice enables multiple users to connect simultaneously to a shared display using a range of devices over a WiFi or Ethernet network. With a Solstice Pod connected display in the room, any number of users can instantly connect, share and control the display,...

Tools for Accessibility Support

Academic Technology Services (ATS) provides many tools and resources to help you ensure accessibility. Classroom content and interactions should be able to be experienced by all of your students regardless of physical or learning differences. Visit ATS Accessibility...

Academic Integrity Tools

Academic Technology Services (ATS) has multiple tools and resources to help you gauge whether students are honoring their Academic Integrity pledge: Turnitin plagiarism checker integrated with Blackboard Tegrity student proctor integrated with Blackboard ATS Academic...

Respondus

Respondus Test Creator helps you use a standard template to create an assessment from a Word document or Excel spreadsheet. It is a powerful tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard, Moodle, and other...

Classroom Technology

As of September 2017, the Registrar’s Office has more than 250 classrooms on campus with technology that Information Technology Services maintains and supports. ITS and the Registrar’s Office have standardized and classified these classrooms into five...

Exam Processing

To use this service, please visit 40 Richards Hall Faculty may use the SCANTRON system as a means of efficiently administering exams and quizzes. For the exam processing service, ITS does exam intake, processing according to the test type (multiple choice, matching,...

Consultation & Training

See schedules and courses on the Academic Technology Services Customized Solutions website Academic Technology Services regularly consults with departments, programs, and the university at large to customize training and technology solutions for their specific needs....

Digital Media Presentation

Learn more about media services you can use on the Academic Technology Services Digital Media Presentation website Digital Media Services is a division of Information Technology Services. Its mission is to assist faculty and their students with the production of...

E-Portfolio

Get more about e-portfolios and how to create one on the Academic Technology Services E-Portfolio website E-portfolios are platforms for students, teachers, alumni, and professionals to showcase their work and ideas. They are archives of learning, discovery, progress,...

Learning Object Development

Learn more and schedule time in the workrooms on the Academic Technology Services Learning Object website Academic Technology Services has two Learning Object Creation Workrooms optimized for creating flipped classroom materials. Each of these private, quiet recording...

Research Computing

Information Technology Services provides high-end research computing resources to all users at Northeastern University, including faculty, students, staff, researchers, visiting scholars and partners. These resources include centralized high performance computing...

FACT in Blackboard

The Faculty and Advisor Communication Tool (FACT) is located in the faculty view of each course in Blackboard. Throughout the term, faculty can use FACT to identify those students who are experiencing difficulty, and to notify both the students and their advisors....

Closed Captioning

To use this service, visit the Academic Technology Services Closed Captioning and Accessibility Support website   Closed captioning, or adding text to a video recording, is available for both on-ground and online learning at Northeastern. In addition to addressing...

Classroom Response Systems

Get more details about Northeastern’s use of response devices on the Academic Technology Services Classroom Response website Classroom response technologies provide an alternative method in the classroom to engage students while also providing real-time...

Appointment Calendar

The Appointment Calendar, a Salesforce.com application, allows advisors and other staff members to setup availability for student appointments, walk-ins, or other “appointment blocks.” Students can then access this availability and book individual...

Lecture Capture

Read more about Lecture Capture, where to find it and how to access it on the Academic Technology Services Tegrity Lecture Capture website Tegrity lecture capture software enables faculty teaching either on-ground or online to automatically capture, store and index...

Blackboard Collaborate

Learn more about Blackboard’s webconferencing tools on the Northeastern Learning Environment Blackboard Collaborate website Blackboard Collaborate is a full-featured web conferencing tool integrated into Blackboard with screensharing, whiteboard, recording, and...

Blackboard

Learn more about Blackboard on the Northeastern Learning Ecosystem’s Blackboard page Blackboard is Northeastern’s online learning management system, a framework for an instructor to set up a course site and post material to it that students enrolled in that...

Teaching & Learning Resources

Students and faculty can use a variety of academic technologies and services available from Information Technology Services (ITS) to support and enhance the teaching and learning experience. Accessibility Support – Tools and resources for providing an accessible...