Old Dominion University, Center for Learning and Teaching

Kristin White

Kristin White

Kristin White is an Instructional Technologist with the Center for Learning and Teaching at Old Dominion University; she has been an integral part of ODU’s transition to remote teaching during COVID-19 and continues to develop and facilitate faculty support on topics including Zoom, Canvas, VoiceThread, Kaltura, and other instructional technologies via workshops, consultations, videos, and support documentation. While building online interactive activities for faculty, she has noticed the absence of basic accessibility knowledge and does her best to inform and educate others on how to make content accessible to all learners.

Presentations by Kristin White

We Don't Talk About Classic Quizzes: Why New Quizzes are Superior to Classic Quizzes

Jennifer Ashley, Chrystal Trapani, and Kristin White
  • May 17, 2022 09:25 AM - 10:25 AM (EDT)
  • Location: Online Only
  • Supplemental Material: Not Yet Available

With the imminent sunsetting of Canvas Classic Quizzes, instructors have been encouraged to start with New Quizzes - but why? This session will discuss the superior functionality of new... (More)

Can't Touch This: The Limitations of Canvas's Accessibility Checker

Chrystal Trapani, Kristin White, and Jennifer Ashley
  • May 17, 2022 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)
  • Location: Online Only
  • Supplemental Material: Not Yet Available

The transition from Blackboard to Canvas brought a new tool in the Accessibility Checker.  While this tool helps faculty ensure that their course content is more accessible, there are... (More)

Tainted Love: Blackboard vs Canvas

Kristin White, Jennifer Ashley, and Chrystal Trapani
  • May 17, 2022 02:00 PM - 03:25 PM (EDT)
  • Location: Online Only
  • Supplemental Material: Not Yet Available

The transition from Blackboard to Canvas has created a gamut of emotions.  Some faculty are excited, but others are not happy. “But I love Blackboard!,” some have said.  The... (More)