Technology Survival Guide

Start of Semester Tip: Photo Rosters in SPIRE

The addition of photo rosters to SPIRE has been a personal boon to me in terms of learning my students’ names as quickly a s possible. Don’t have access to photo rosters for your own courses yet? Take the FERPA quiz and earn your security certificate to activate this feature in SPIRE:

Start of Semester Tip: Getting TAs into SPARK

As the beginning of the semester approaches and faculty continue to prepare for teaching, Teaching Assistants are also being assigned. Academic Computing would like to remind you of the necessary steps for giving TAs access to your SPARK course: For Graduate TAs: If your TA cannot access your SPARK course, confirm with the Academic Scheduling Representative in your department…

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Start of Semester Tip: Request SPARK courses through SPIRE

In SPIRE, find the SPARK Course Request Form in the left Menu, under Faculty Home > SPARK Course Request. If you have already requested your SPARK course for Fall 2010, you may check the status of your request in SPIRE. For more information about requesting a SPARK course in SPIRE please see: Courses are…

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