OAI Faculty Services Knowledge Base

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Welcome to the Office of Academic Innovation Faculty Services Knowledge Base

Pardon our dust while we reorganize our resources, ongoing through Spring of 2015.

Find step-by-step tutorials for managing your course in D2L, using Google Apps for Education, information about multimedia tools, and more.

Browse to articles by topic or search by keyword with the search bar to the right. If you cannot find an answer to your question, you can request help from services that support faculty on campus.

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) provides tutorials and tech support for students. Direct your students to the OIT website for more information.

Visit the OAI website for more resources, information about upcoming events and workshops, and more.

Knowledge Base

  1. D2L Activities > Checklist  

    1. Checklist Tool
  2. D2L Activities > Discussions 

    1. Discussion Forums and Topics
  3. D2L Activities > Dropbox 

    1. Dropbox Tool
  4. D2L Activities > Quizzes 

    1. D2L Quiz Tool Overview
    2. Using the Question Library
    3. Advanced Quiz Grading Options
    4. Advanced Quiz Tool Features
  5. D2L Activities > Surveys 

    1. Survey Tool
  6. D2L Course Content 

    1. Course Content
  7. D2L Course Home 

    1. Course Homepage
    2. D2L Mail Tool
    3. Minibar and Personal Settings
    4. News Tool
    5. Calendar Tool
  8. D2L Grades > Grades 

    1. Grade Book Setup
    2. Grade Items and Categories
    3. Grades Settings
  9. D2L Grades > User Progress 

    1. User Progress Tool
  10. D2L People > Classlist 

    1. Classlist Tool
  11. D2L People > Groups 

    1. Groups
  12. D2L Getting Started 

    1. Getting Started with D2L
    2. Copying Course Materials
    3. Copy an Entire Course
  13. Gmail 

    1. Send an Email to your Classlist Using Google Groups
  14. Google + 

    1. Activating your Pdx.edu Google + Account
    2. Create a Google Circle
  15. Google Drive 

    1. Using Google Drive to work on a group project
  16. Google Hangouts 

    1. Getting Started with Google Hangouts
    2. Google+ Hangouts On Air
    3. Starting Google Hangouts & Hangouts on Air (step by step)
    4. Tips to Minimize Connection Issues in Google Hangouts
  17. Blogger & Google Sites 

    1. Creating a Simple Blog or ePortfolio in Google Blogger
    2. Adding a header image to your Google blog
    3. Permissions and transferring ownership of your Google blog
  18. YouTube 

    1. Create a YouTube Channel
    2. Copyright and YouTube
    3. Accessing Closed Captioning for YouTube Videos
    4. Using CaptionTube to create captions for your YouTube video
    5. How to Upload, Share, and Record Videos on YouTube
  19. Video Production 

    1. Canon VIXIA HF M500 Video Camera: Setting the White Balance
    2. Canon VIXIA MF M500 Video Camera: Setting the Camera to record in MP4 Mode
  20. All articles 

    1. Activating your Pdx.edu Google + Account
    2. Creating a Simple Blog or ePortfolio in Google Blogger
    3. Using Google Drive to work on a group project
    4. Canon VIXIA HF M500 Video Camera: Setting the White Balance
    5. Minibar
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