Timeline

Project Nova Timeline with caption below

  • Spring '17: Visioning, Early phases of TAMUC/Brightspace Technical Integrations, and defining/beginning Migration Phase I - Staging courses in eCollege

  • Summer '17: TAMUC/Brightspace Technical Integrations with Banner, Faculty Continue Migration Phase I - Staging courses in eCollege i.e. NOVA Google Form, organizing/cleaning files, Custom QM Review, Accessibility Checklist

  • Fall '17: TAMUC/Brightspace Technical Integrations with Banner, Migration Phases II & III Migration of courses with focus on Beta Pilot courses, 3rd Party Integrations, Faculty Awareness, and Training, i.e. Quality Matters, best practices, and accessibility

  • Spring '18: Beta users (10 faculty and courses selected), TAMUC/Brightspace Technical Integrations, Migration Phase II & III – Migration of courses with focus on Summer I 2018 Pilot, 3rd Party Integrations, Awareness, and Training, i.e. Quality Matters, best practices, and accessibility

  • Summer I '18: Pilot, Majority of Summer I courses if not all. Migration Phase II & III – Migration of courses with focus on Summer II 2018 Soft Launch and Fall 18 official launch. Summer 10wk still operating on Pearson LearningStudio

  • Summer II '18: Soft launch of New LMS. All courses on Brightspace, all integrations complete, including SIS, Authentication, Migration Phase II & III – Migration of courses with focus on Summer II 2018 Soft Launch and Fall 18 official launch. and 3rd Party software

  • Fall '18: Official launch and hard cut-off from Pearson LearningStudio. Faculty access to eCollege courses and accounts will end.

* Timeline subject to change as project progresses.


Project NOVA Timeline (pdf)