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Welcome to Dutton News! Here you'll find our own reporting on best practices and cutting-edge research in the field of learning design. We also link to news in the broader Penn State community and beyond. This is your comprehensive source for everything happening where the science of learning meets the art of design!

How to create an inclusive online class

November 21st, 2023

At Penn State, we believe in a commitment to diversity and inclusion in all areas of the University. This includes our classrooms. Here are some ways to use language to create diverse and inclusive classroom environments for all students.

Dutton Digest, October 2023

October 6th, 2023

This issue of the Digest is focused on artificial intelligence - how to use it in the classroom, how it can intertwine with academic integrity, and how it is an equity concern.

Anthology Ally is Coming to Canvas!

August 2nd, 2023

Watch for the new Anthology Ally tool in your Fall Canvas course. This is a Canvas integration that offers students with different needs downloadable, alternative formats of your course material.

Dutton Digest, April 2023

April 10th, 2023

This issue of the Dutton Digest focuses on student engagement and includes a reminder that the free Faculty Tech Academy course is available via the Learning Resource Network.