New “Social Distancing” collection of learning space layouts, specs, and planning resources in FLEXspace

Safe Distancing
As the name implies, the Flexible Learning Environments eXchange is a place where we can openly exchange ideas about learning spaces (technology, facilities, pedagogy), especially helpful during the time of social distancing and dynamic hybrid/flexible modalities as many campuses are making plans for summer facilities projects. Clearly, during this pandemic as...

Inaugural FLEXspace Summit Postponed to 2021

Navy Yard at Penn State
Impressive list of attendees. “Un-conference” format. Amazing venue. Earlier this year, we began planning and design for an inaugural face-to-face FLEXspace Summit to be held in Philadelphia, August 4-6, 2020, hosted by SUNY and Penn State at the Philadelphia Navy Yard. With campuses and international participants under COVID travel restrictions,...

VITaL: The Future of Immersive Learning at SDSU

In Fall 2017, SDSU’s Instructional Technology Services (ITS) launched the Virtual Immersive Teaching and Learning (VITaL) initiative, providing a variety of virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), mixed reality (MR), and 360º-video immersive tools for use across the SDSU pedagogical spectrum. Today, VITaL serves as an incubator to enable experiences that would...