Where to Find Support
Support is available to you to help you get started in teaching online. Your department will be able to support you in learning more about the course you are going to teach. You may also ask your department if your course was developed by eLearning Services. They may also be able to support your course development needs. The Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center.
The Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center central mission is to support faculty, academic supportive professional staff, and graduate teaching assistants through a variety of programs, resources, and services in fulfilling Northern Illinois University's mission on teaching and scholarly activities. The Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center envisions an enriched academic environment at Northern Illinois University that facilitates and promotes effective teaching, supports professional development, stimulates research and scholarly activities, and encourages the integration of instructional technologies.
The center includes a team of educational developers and technologists. The staff can assist you with your online teaching and learning needs. You will find valuable resources, services and contact information by visiting the Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center.
eLearning Services has more than 17 years of experience working with NIU faculty on developing online courses and grant funded development. The team includes instructional designers, multi-media specialists and technology experts. You will find excellent examples of their work and contact information by visiting eLearning Services.