Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning

CCNMTL partners with Columbia University faculty to enhance teaching and learning through the purposeful use of technology and new media. The Center supports a range of efforts from basic course websites to advanced projects.


CCNMTL News & Postings

Open Culture Lists Free Movies & Courses

Interested in movies to teach with – but face too many rights issues? Or too many platform choices? Whether documentaries are your thing – or... MORE

7th Annual Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning Kicks Off Tomorrow

The 7th annual Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning is a day-long workshop devoted to exploring effective teaching and learning strategies in health sciences education.... MORE

Join a Summer MOOC: Economics of Money and Banking Part 2 Launched

It's not too late to join Barnard College Professor Perry Mehrling for Part 2 of his Economics of Money and Banking course. Part 1 explored the... MORE

This Week at the Center: July 2, 2014

The third annual Teagle Summer Institute for graduate student teachers and a session on tools and strategies for supporting humanities faculty and students. MORE

Get in Sync with Web Conferencing: A Guide for Online Instructors

Asynchronous web-based learning environments–those not constrained by location and time–often fail to effectively facilitate the type of social interaction that is essential to the learning process. Web conferencing can provide a means to achieve greater social interaction in largely asynchronous courses. MORE

CCNMTL’s Lucy Appert Elected to Apereo Foundation Board

Lucy Appert, Associate Director of Projects at CCNMTL, was elected to the Apereo Foundation Board of Directors at their annual members meeting on June 2.... MORE

This Week at the Center: June 12, 2014

CCNMTL participated in the Open Syllabus Project's first workshop and hackathon; new footage of cast members from the Tony Award-winning play All the Way; and other news from the Center. MORE

Video: Bryan Cranston on How He Prepared for His Tony Award-Winning Role as LBJ

Newly released videos filmed by CCNMTL show Bryan Cranston, Doris Kearns Goodwin, and Robert Schenkkan discussing Tony Award-winning play "All the Way" and Lyndon B. Johnson's political legacy. MORE