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Enhancing Teaching and Learning

There are many academic technology tools that can positively enhance teaching and learning.

Academic Outreach and Innovation (AOI) is here to help make using technology a positive and engaging experience for faculty and students. We provide an encouraging and safe learning environment where questions are welcomed and exploration is paramount!

Our training and innovation spaces provide a comfortable place to discover, develop, and practice new skills. We specialize in hands-on learning with knowledgeable trainers on hand to assist. We invite everyone—beginners and seasoned users—to learn more, and allow us the opportunity to work alongside you, making WSU a technologically diverse and enriching place to teach and learn.

AOI schedules a number of both face-to-face and virtual trainings throughout the year.  But we also provide Training On Demand and Customized Trainings to groups, such as at departmental meetings or professional development days. This includes the opportunity to explore through our Mobile Test Kitchen. If you do not see a training you need, or want to schedule something for a group, please complete the Request Training form and we will contact you to learn more about your specific needs.

For Canvas, we suggest starting with the Canvas Learning Path and AOI training. We also provide opportunities to meet with an AOI team member through on-demand support or booking an appointment.

In many instances you may be looking for a suite of tools that work together to achieve your goals.