Educational Technology


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The bureau provides training, advice and assistance to Okanagan College faculty in all program areas in instructional practices and delivery methods that reflect 'best practices' in the application of technology to teaching, learning and research.

We offer:

  • group workshops upon request
  • personalized just-in-time training
  • instructional design support
  • resource development
  • learning technology research
Ed Tech News
  • Issues with extended desktop mode in Powerpoint (pdf)
  • We are running Moodle version 2.7.
  • Bluejeans desktop videoconferencing service through BCNet is available for another year.
  • Respondus LockDown Browser is now installed in all OC computer labs. Prevents access to anything else on the computer while moodle quiz in progress.
  • Experimenting with Kubi telepresence robot for remote access to OC classrooms.
  • While VGA is still the connection standard for LCD projectors in OC classrooms we are working on how to deal with devices that have only miniDisplayPort or HDMI out.
Mike Minions
Educational Technology Coordinator
Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus L100
ph: (250) 762-5445 ext. 4755
cell: (250) 863-5207
 Ross McKerlich Ross McKerlich
Education Technology Coordinator (.5 FTE)
Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus L100
ph: 250-762-5445 ext 4921
 Tom Esson Tom Esson
LMS Administrator
Okanagan College - Kelowna Campus L100
ph: 250-762-5445 ext 4417