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May. 2022

16
Intro to Canvas Part 2: Assign & Assess Student Work

This workshop will cover the essentials for creating assignments and assessments in Canvas. We’ll go over how to create and set up Assignments and Discussions and generate rubrics. We’ll also go over how to manage student group work, and provide feedback and grades through Speedgrader and the Canvas gradebook.

Activate / @ 01:00 pm for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Omar Samkough
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4
Assessment Strategies That Support Teaching and Learning

Do they remember it? Do they understand it? Can they demonstrate it? Can they explain it? Can they apply it? Can they solve it? Can they expand on it? Assessment is an art that serves the dual purpose of measuring both student performance and instructional effectiveness. In this workshop we will discuss how to design and leverage a framework of formative and summative assessment that offers students opportunities to demonstrate their learning while providing instructors with insights into how to offer responsive teaching. While covering a broad spectrum of assessment formats, tasks, and tools, we will explore their strengths and weaknesses as vehicles for providing individualized student feedback and overall learning mastery insights.

Elevate / @ 02:00 pm for 1hr / Presenter(s): Behi Abdi
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3
Peer Collaboration and Interaction: Advanced Tools and Strategies

This workshop discusses strategies for building social presence in your online course – one of the most significant factors in improving instructional effectiveness and building a sense of community. Topics include how to craft effective collaborative assignments with Canvas native tools as well as third-party tools such as FlipGrid, VoiceThread, and PlayPosit. It is meant for participants who are familiar with online course development and are interested in exploring additional ways to increase student engagement.

Innovate / @ 01:00 pm for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Ruth Ronan
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2
Designing and Revising Courses for Learner-Centered Teaching

This workshop introduces participants to course design methods and principles that can be used to create effective online, hybrid, and face-to-face courses. You will learn how to plan your course so that its components are in alignment, thus ensuring student achievement of set course goals. The plan you begin in this workshop will serve to guide your initial steps of online course development utilizing common LMS tools.

Activate / @ 10:00 am for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Hanna Kim
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Apr. 2022

27
Intro to Teaching Online: Best Practices for Supporting Student Learning

This workshop is designed for new online instructors and will introduce you to the online classroom, the unique needs of online students, and the components of a successful online course. These pedagogical ideas will then be tied to practical application in Canvas, with demonstrations of specific tools and Canvas features that address the needs of online students and implement the components of a successful online course.

26
Culturally Responsive Course Design and Teaching Strategies

What does it mean to teach in a culturally responsive way? In this workshop we will discuss the origins and implications of culturally relevant, responsive, and sustaining pedagogies, as well as, how to implement their principles in various subject matter areas. We will also look at course design teaching strategies for incorporating student cultures as assets to their learning. Finally, we will discuss the strategies for critical self-reflection and understanding how your positionality intersects with your presence as the instructor in your course.

Activate / @ 03:00 pm for 1hr / Presenter(s): Mary Labrada
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22
Peer Collaboration and Interaction: Advanced Tools and Strategies

This workshop discusses strategies for building social presence in your online course – one of the most significant factors in improving instructional effectiveness and building a sense of community. Topics include how to craft effective collaborative assignments with Canvas native tools as well as third-party tools such as FlipGrid, VoiceThread, and PlayPosit. It is meant for participants who are familiar with online course development and are interested in exploring additional ways to increase student engagement.

Innovate / @ 11:00 am for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Ruth Ronan
View Recording for Peer Collaboration and Interaction: Advanced Tools and Strategies
21
Intro to Canvas Part 2: Assign & Assess Student Work

This workshop will cover the essentials for creating assignments and assessments in Canvas. We’ll go over how to create and set up Assignments and Discussions and generate rubrics. We’ll also go over how to manage student group work, and provide feedback and grades through Speedgrader and the Canvas gradebook.

Activate / @ 10:00 am for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Kevin Burkitt
View Recording for Intro to Canvas Part 2: Assign & Assess Student Work
20
Intro to Canvas Part 1: Setting Up & Building Your Course in Canvas

This workshop will cover the basics of setting up and building your course in Canvas. You will learn to navigate a Canvas course and global menu, add content (files, videos, links, etc.) to modules, add your syllabus, communicate with your students, and generate your gradebook.

Activate / @ 10:00 am for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Kevin Burkitt
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19
Creating Accessible Online Content: Text, Documents, Images, and Video

This workshop is designed to explore how to design courses and materials that are accessible to all students. We will cover the basics of online accessibility, focusing on best practices for creating accessible course materials such as text documents (Word/PDF), images, and videos with captions. We’ll also go over key accessibility features in the Canvas LMS

Activate / @ 02:00 pm for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Natalia Kouraeva
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15
How to Use Ally to Improve Canvas Course Accessibility

In this workshop, you'll learn how to use Ally in Canvas to help you make your courses more inclusive. We'll explore key features of Ally, including the Instructor Feedback Tool, the Course Accessibility Report, and the Alternative Formats tool, as well as practical strategies and resources for improving your accessibility scores.

Activate / @ 12:00 pm for 1hr / Presenter(s): Eric Leupold
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13
Interactive Content Online: Tools and Strategies

Integrating interactive content into the online learning environment can support active learning, student engagement, and absorbing new concepts. This workshop is designed to examine best practices and interactive strategies applicable to an online environment. Participants will also explore examples of how to use current web-based tools, such as Playposit, Hypothes.is, and Voicethread for increasing learner to instructor, learner to learner, and learner to content interactions.

Elevate / @ 10:00 am for 1hr / Presenter(s): Hanna Kim
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12
Best Practices for Lecture Capture and Video

This workshop will discuss best practices for lecture capture in academic video production. We’ll explore how you can develop an effective plan for producing academic video content and discuss current software and hardware tools used in lecture capture. You will also learn about effective strategies for creating engaging and accessible video content for your online courses.

Elevate / @ 02:00 pm for 1hr / Presenter(s): Dave Uibelhoer
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5
Intro to Canvas Part 2: Assign & Assess Student Work

This workshop will cover the essentials for creating assignments and assessments in Canvas. We’ll go over how to create and set up Assignments and Discussions and generate rubrics. We’ll also go over how to manage student group work, and provide feedback and grades through Speedgrader and the Canvas gradebook.

Activate / @ 10:00 am for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Omar Samkough
View Recording for Intro to Canvas Part 2: Assign & Assess Student Work

Mar. 2022

31
Culturally Responsive Course Design and Teaching Strategies

What does it mean to teach in a culturally responsive way? In this workshop we will discuss the origins and implications of culturally relevant, responsive, and sustaining pedagogies, as well as, how to implement their principles in various subject matter areas. We will also look at course design teaching strategies for incorporating student cultures as assets to their learning. Finally, we will discuss the strategies for critical self-reflection and understanding how your positionality intersects with your presence as the instructor in your course.

29
Designing and Revising Courses for Learner-Centered Teaching

This workshop introduces participants to course design methods and principles that can be used to create effective online, hybrid, and face-to-face courses. You will learn how to plan your course so that its components are in alignment, thus ensuring student achievement of set course goals. The plan you begin in this workshop will serve to guide your initial steps of online course development utilizing common LMS tools.

Activate / @ 10:00 am for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Hanna Kim
View Recording for Designing and Revising Courses for Learner-Centered Teaching
25
How to Use Ally to Improve Canvas Course Accessibility

In this workshop, you'll learn how to use Ally in Canvas to help you make your courses more inclusive. We'll explore key features of Ally, including the Instructor Feedback Tool, the Course Accessibility Report, and the Alternative Formats tool, as well as practical strategies and resources for improving your accessibility scores.

Activate / @ 01:00 pm for 1hr / Presenter(s): Eric Leupold
View Recording for How to Use Ally to Improve Canvas Course Accessibility
22
Assessment Strategies That Support Teaching and Learning

Do they remember it? Do they understand it? Can they demonstrate it? Can they explain it? Can they apply it? Can they solve it? Can they expand on it? Assessment is an art that serves the dual purpose of measuring both student performance and instructional effectiveness. In this workshop we will discuss how to design and leverage a framework of formative and summative assessment that offers students opportunities to demonstrate their learning while providing instructors with insights into how to offer responsive teaching. While covering a broad spectrum of assessment formats, tasks, and tools, we will explore their strengths and weaknesses as vehicles for providing individualized student feedback and overall learning mastery insights.

Elevate / @ 11:00 am for 1hr / Presenter(s): Karen Harris
View Recording for Assessment Strategies That Support Teaching and Learning
21
Intro to Teaching Online: Best Practices for Supporting Student Learning

This workshop is designed for new online instructors and will introduce you to the online classroom, the unique needs of online students, and the components of a successful online course. These pedagogical ideas will then be tied to practical application in Canvas, with demonstrations of specific tools and Canvas features that address the needs of online students and implement the components of a successful online course.

18
Intro to Canvas Part 1: Setting Up & Building Your Course in Canvas

This workshop will cover the basics of setting up and building your course in Canvas. You will learn to navigate a Canvas course and global menu, add content (files, videos, links, etc.) to modules, add your syllabus, communicate with your students, and generate your gradebook.

Activate / @ 10:00 am for 1.5hr / Presenter(s): Kevin Burkitt
View Recording for Intro to Canvas Part 1: Setting Up & Building Your Course in Canvas