Oakland Community College

About the Academic Technologies Group in IT

ATG Mission Statement

The mission of the Academic Technology Group is to assist faculty with discovering innovative ways to utilize technology in their teaching to achieve their educational goals.

The Academic Technology Group conducts training, sponsors events and distributes information to make OCC instructors aware of the possibilities for using technology to enhance their teaching.  Through its training and support activities, the Academic Technology Group ensures that faculty and staff are prepared to follow through on their ideas for new uses of instructional technology. 


Our four emphases:

1.   Campus-based faculty consultations for teaching and learning with technology (Learning Management features, course design, etc.)

2.   Individual and group training initiatives (in partnership with PDTC).

3.   Implementation, support, and ongoing research pertaining to current and emerging Instructional Technologies Learning Management Systems, etc.).

4.   Campus based and college-wide instructional technology projects and events.


ATG Staff

The Academic Technology Group consists of the following:

  • Director of Academic Technologies
  • Manager of Online Learning Technologies
  • Instructional Technologists
  • LMS Operations Specialist