Learning Technologies at College of DuPage

We’re here to help! We want to empower you and improve your experience using educational technology. We can work with you one-on-one, provide on-demand support, and offer numerous learning opportunities throughout the year.

LT Mission

The mission of Learning Technologies is to provide instructional design guidance, teaching and learning technology support and training for faculty and staff that advances student success and empowers our College community to achieve their academic pursuits. 

LT Values

Innovation, Quality, Inclusion, Equity, Integrity

LT Objectives

We aim to: 

      • Remove barriers to student success through the design of accessible and inclusive learning experiences.  
      • Support College faculty and staff on the effective use of the Learning Management System (LMS).  
      • Optimize the LMS and integrated tools to improve efficiency in teaching and learning.  
      • Create, promote, and facilitate high quality professional development and training opportunities for faculty and staff.  
      • Guide faculty in the design and development of quality online courses using evidence-based standards and industry best practices.  
      • Provide consultation on the implementation of Regular and Substantive Interaction (RSI) to create enriching digital communities.  
      • Assist faculty in the development and creation of instructional multimedia.   
      • Review, evaluate, and support educational technologies and/or software for instructional/academic use. 
      • Partner with Information Technology. 
      • Collaborate with Faculty Teaching & Learning, Employee Development Center (EDC), and Adjunct Faculty Support.

The Learning Technologies Team

Our team is here to support you!

Michelle Whitman

Manager of Learning Technologies

Becky Benkert

Instructional Designer

Gabi Frahm

Instructional Designer

Lindsey Gilger

Learning Technologies Specialist

Dan McCallum

Instructional Designer

Christina Sabo

Web Content Editor

Tim Sweeney

Interim Assistant LT Manager

Lara Tompkins

Instructional Technologist

About LT

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