Services and Center Resources

Services Offered (Upon appointment)

Individualized one-on-one sessions or group consultations are available for transitioning into technology-based hybrid or online pedagogy. Support will include assistance with Project Delta SIRIUS courses. Instructional strategies and best practices are introduced.

The FTRC staff is working closely with the Institutional Computing Advisory Council (ICAC) and the Professional Development Advisory Council.

Services:
  • Advice and technical support for the e-learning tools and initiatives established by the College.
  • Training in Adobe, Microsoft, and Pinacle Studio

Additionally, the Center supports video/audio digitizing and editing and scanning of documents, photos, and large format documents. Assistance is also available for web page design and layout and DVD/CD-ROM creation and duplication.

*Faculty (full-time and adjunct) who want question pools developed in the eLearning system for their class need to email ftrc@essex.edu with a doc attachment of the questions.


Center Resources

  • Software
    • Adobe MasterSuite CS5 Tutorial
    • Microsoft Office Suite Tutorial
    • Pinnacle Studio
  • Equipment
    • I-Clickers
    • JVD Digital Camera
    • 2 Macs
    • 2 Dell PCs
    • Scanner
    • Color Printer
    • Bamboo Tablet
    • White N=Board (for instructional podcasts)
    • Interactive Projector
  • Electronic Publications (available for download at the FTRC Center)
    • Relevant Journal Articles ( on recent trends, instructional strategies, and best practices)
    • Instructional Manuals
    • Tutorials

Call or email FTRC staff for more information.
Telephone: (973) 877-3463.
Email: ftrc@essex.edu.