Anne Phifer

Anne Phifer - I am an all-around geek girl, interested in education, technology, media, rhetoric, and the amazing ways they work together. Here at A&M-Commerce, I provide technical support for our Learning Management System and teach First Year Composition classes in the English department. My goals are to one day: write a novel, have "PhD" behind my name, take over the world, cook a perfect steak, and get through every Star Trek episode ever released. Anne Phifer | Educational Technology Developer Center for Faculty Excellence & Innovation | Academic Affairs Anne.Phifer@tamuc.edu P.O. Box 3011 | Commerce, Tx 75429-3011 Tel. 903.468.3269 | Fax 903.886.5991| www.tamuc.edu Texas A&M University-Commerce

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MyLeo Online Training Begins!

Starting with a limited engagement tomorrow, November 1st, and continuing department-by-department for the foreseeable future, the Office of Academic Technology is proud to announce we’ll be beginning MyLeo Online (D2L Brightspace) training. The training comes in four hour-long parts that flow together to create a holistic view of the new learning management system that all …

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Professional Development Day 2017

It’s that time again – Professional Development Day 2017 is upon us! Join us on Thursday, October 5th, as we introduce myLeo Online, our new LMS powered by D2L Brightspace. You can register for one of four sessions throughout the day by finding us on the Training and Development calender, here. During our introduction to …

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How to find eCollege in the new MyLeo Portal

The new MyLeo Portal is full of helpful apps and resources based on your status as a faculty member, staff member, or student. To find eCollege in the new Portal, simply follow these steps: Access the new Portal by hitting the “MyLeo” button on the tamuc.edu homepage. There are several options for this, and they …

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Countdown to myLeo Online (D2L)

We’re still months away from making the move to myLeo Online (D2L) but that doesn’t mean we can’t start planning ahead. To take advantage of all of D2L’s unique new features, it’s time to start taking a look at our current courses and making some changes. One big thing you can do while waiting for …

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Tweeting Responses: A Failed Experiment

As a writing instructor, I am constantly working to try and get my classes to synthesize information and communicate it out as succinctly as possible. It’s one of the main parts of my job, to be honest. That’s why, when I first came up with the idea of “tweeting responses,” I thought maybe social media …

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