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Office of Distance Learning

FSU adopts new Learning Management System

Florida State University is transitioning to a new learning management system (LMS) to manage academic coursework for students and instructors. Canvas will replace the current LMS, Blackboard, in Spring 2018. An LMS is a software application that delivers and manages instructional content and typically handles student registration, course administration and the tracking and reporting of […]

Faculty members honored for service to online education

The Florida State University Office of Distance Learning celebrated faculty and mentors for their contributions to online education during the 2015–2016 Distance Learning Awards held Nov. 16 at the Alumni Center Ballroom. The fourth annual event recognized the outstanding work by the university’s distance learning community to promote effective practices for distance learning across all […]