Beyond the LMS: Integrating Social Media and Cloud Services to Meet Student Needs

Thursday, October 20 | 9:00AM–9:50AM | Meeting Room 105A/B
Session Type: E11
Representatives from two institutions will discuss how they extended the LMS to better support teaching and learning. Drexel University partnered with to enable students to read and respond to course messages via social networking services or text message. The University of Washington created an e-portfolio solution by integrating Google Sites, thus crafting an "e-learning stack" of tools.


  • Alan Hecht

    Director of Instructional Technical Services, Drexel University
  • Karin Roberts

    Director, Teaching & Learning Systems, UW-IT Data & Applications, University of Washington

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