Instructional Technology Faculty Portal

This portal connects Lamar University faculty with resources that support online technology in teaching and learning. The Division of Distance Learning has created this site to assist faculty in finding the technology solutions they need for courses online or on campus. If you have suggestions to improve this portal, questions about getting started, or would like individual help contact 409.880.7537 or email

Below are some suggestions for getting started.

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Enhance Face-to-Face Technology Solutions Professional Development
Create Hybrid Teaching a Course Technology Solutions
Develop 100% Online Course Development Teaching a Course
Instructional Technology Professional Development Technology Solutions


Lamar University is committed to making all facets of the University accessible to all users whether it is physical access, access to information, access to tools and technology, etc.

Course Development

Become familiar with best practices, the ADDIE model of course design, creating content, LU Learn tools, and the rubric that will be used to evaluate your course’s design, Quality Matters.

Professional Development

Faculty often would like to learn more about LU Learn, new technologies for teaching, or about online learning in general. Learn more about technology and teaching through workshops, one-on-one instruction, or tutorials available online. 

Teaching a Course

Learn effective communication online, techniques to maximize student engagement, and methods and strategies for assessment. You will also find great techniques for time management and maintaining an effective online presence.

Technology Solutions & Services

Lamar University has a variety of online services and technology solutions for faculty to utilize when delivering a course. These services and technologies are offered to provide the tools needed to successfully engage with students online.

Technical Support

We offer support for campus systems and technologies for teaching and learning. Support is available and easily accessible for faculty via phone or email.