Inspired by research being conducted by Dr. Karin Forssell, we asked faculty where they learned to use the tools they employ in the classroom.  The resources offered as choices were:

 

                        • Academic Technology Specialists (where available)

                        • Center for Teaching and Learning

                        • Faculty in my department

                        • Faculty in other departments

                        • Library staff

                        • Registrar classroom staff

                        • Web, how-to media (e.g., YouTube)

                        • Websites, magazines, Journals

                        • Family and friends

                        • Other

 

The responses varied widely; here are the most significant clusters: