Ferris State is a member of Educause, an organization involved with the use of information technology in higher education. Because of the overlap with online learning, many faculty and staff may find the resources in Educause to be of benefit.
As an institutional member, Ferris faculty and staff have access to a wide variety of resources. To find out more about Educause, click here.
Benefits of Educause membership include:
Webinars: There are many complimentary webinars available to members. You can create a profile and participate in any of these webinars. The topics cover a wide range of areas - from strategic planning for IT to how to use blended learning in a liberal arts class!
Subscriptions: As an institutional member we have access to Educause Review magazine as well as e-mails and policy briefs
Research: You can also access many publications for free including current monographs and other documents in the Educause online library.
Conferences: We receive discounted registration for all Educause conferences as well as the Project Management Institute.
To check out these and other benefits, and create your personal profile, visit: http://www.educause.edu/about/discover-membership