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  • Feb
    21

    FormScanner Workshop – February 21, 2018

    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
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  • Feb
    22

    Grading on Canvas: SpeedGrader and Gradebook – February 22, 2018

    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Grade quickly and efficiently using the internal Canvas tools. SpeedGrader helps you grade assignments and quizzes quickly and its annotation options help you provide feedback effectively. Gradebook automatically manages grades and gives you a summary view of student progress in your course. This intensive hour long course will demonstrate how to best navigate these features. With Canvas tools, grading no longer has to be a chore.
    Register

  • Feb
    26

    Discussion Tools for Collaboration Workshop – February 26, 2018

    Time: 10:00am – 11:00am
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
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  • Feb
    27

    Grading on Canvas: SpeedGrader and Gradebook – February 27, 2018

    Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Grade quickly and efficiently using the internal Canvas tools. SpeedGrader helps you grade assignments and quizzes quickly and its annotation options help you provide feedback effectively. Gradebook automatically manages grades and gives you a summary view of student progress in your course. This intensive hour long course will demonstrate how to best navigate these features. With Canvas tools, grading no longer has to be a chore.
    Register

  • Feb
    27

    Emerging Media: How VR/AR Can Enhance Teaching and Learning – February 27, 2018

    Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Buchanan Penthouse (5th floor of Buchanan C)

    Description The UBC Emerging Media Lab is a space for faculty and students to collaborate on educational tools that utilize emerging media, such as augmented, mixed, and virtual reality. These media can be used to develop alternate modes of delivery of course content and allow students greater autonomy over their learning experiences. In this unique...
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  • Feb
    28

    Assessments on Canvas: Assignments, Quizzes and Groups – February 28, 2018

    Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Explore the many options Canvas offers to create quizzes and assignments that will fit your course needs. This in-depth, hour long session will guide you through: creating quizzes such as multiple choice or in-class essays, making traditional, group or peer reviewed assignments, as well as setting grading options, such as rubrics.
    Register

  • Mar
    5

    Assessments on Canvas: Assignments, Quizzes and Groups – March 5, 2018

    Time: 10:00am – 11:00am
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Explore the many options Canvas offers to create quizzes and assignments that will fit your course needs. This in-depth, hour long session will guide you through: creating quizzes such as multiple choice or in-class essays, making traditional, group or peer reviewed assignments, as well as setting grading options, such as rubrics.
    Register

  • Mar
    6

    CLAS Workshop – March 6, 2018

    Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
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  • Mar
    7

    Canvas Essentials – March 7, 2018

    Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    This introductory workshop to Canvas will prepare you to work with all the basics on Canvas. In this hour long intensive session, we will get an overview of course instruction in Canvas; become familiar with communications tools and the Course Home Page; create Discussions and Assignments and; manage grades with SpeedGrader and Gradebook. Join us to get a jumpstart in Canvas.
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  • Mar
    12

    Brown Bag Lunch n’ Learn: An Overview of Multiple Approaches to Creating Digital Learning Content – March 12, 2018

    Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
    Location: Buchanan Penthouse (5th floor of Buchanan C)

    Description This exciting instructor-led session with Dr. Allen Sens and Dr. Matthew Yedlin will showcase how they have brought together their disparate fields of Political Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering to explore concepts around nuclear arms control through videos. Participants in this session can look forward to hearing how connecting different faculties and ways...
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  • Mar
    13

    Canvas Essentials – March 13, 2018

    Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    This introductory workshop to Canvas will prepare you to work with all the basics on Canvas. In this hour long intensive session, we will get an overview of course instruction in Canvas; become familiar with communications tools and the Course Home Page; create Discussions and Assignments and; manage grades with SpeedGrader and Gradebook. Join us to get a jumpstart in Canvas.
    Register

  • Mar
    14

    Crowdmark Workshop – March 14, 2018

    Time: 10:00am – 11:00am
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
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  • Mar
    15

    Brown Bag Lunch n’ Learn: How Gamifying the Classroom Helps Engage Students – March 15, 2018

    Time: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
    Location: Buchanan Penthouse (5th floor of Buchanan C)

    Description Do your students prefer playing games over course readings? Then this faculty-led session might be for you. This innovative workshop features Dr. Janice Stewart, an instructor in the Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice, sharing her experiences with gamification of course material in her Gaming Literacy Pop Culture course. Janice will explain...
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  • Mar
    15

    Top Hat Workshop – March 15, 2018

    Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
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  • Mar
    16

    Building Your Course on Canvas – March 16, 2018

    Time: 10:00am – 11:00am
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Learn how to customize your course layout and delivery in a one hour hands-on workshop. In this personalized session, we will be exploring the many options Canvas Modules and Syllabus present for organizing course material. From setting prerequisites for Modules to an open, student directed layout, many kinds of course delivery are possible on the Canvas interface.
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  • Mar
    21

    FormScanner Workshop – March 21, 2018

    Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register

  • Mar
    22

    Assessments on Canvas: Assignments, Quizzes and Groups – March 22, 2018

    Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Explore the many options Canvas offers to create quizzes and assignments that will fit your course needs. This in-depth, hour long session will guide you through: creating quizzes such as multiple choice or in-class essays, making traditional, group or peer reviewed assignments, as well as setting grading options, such as rubrics.
    Register

  • Mar
    26

    Grading on Canvas: SpeedGrader and Gradebook – March 26, 2018

    Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Grade quickly and efficiently using the internal Canvas tools. SpeedGrader helps you grade assignments and quizzes quickly and its annotation options help you provide feedback effectively. Gradebook automatically manages grades and gives you a summary view of student progress in your course. This intensive hour long course will demonstrate how to best navigate these features. With Canvas tools, grading no longer has to be a chore.
    Register

  • Mar
    26

    Discussion Tools for Collaboration Workshop – March 26, 2018

    Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register

  • Mar
    28

    Learning Catalytics Workshop – March 28, 2018

    Time: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
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  • Apr
    3

    FormScanner Workshop – April 3, 2018

    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register

  • Apr
    5

    CLAS Workshop – April 5, 2018

    Time: 11:30am – 12:30pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register

  • Apr
    10

    Canvas: Assignments, Quizzes and Gradebook – April 10, 2018

    Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Delve deeper into Canvas by exploring the assessment tools such as Assignments, Quizzes, and Gradebook. In this workshop, in addition to learning the assessment tools, using SpeedGrader, and navigating the Gradebook, you will also have the opportunity to explore nifty options available for instructors to use.
    Register

  • Apr
    11

    Crowdmark Workshop – April 11, 2018

    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register

  • Apr
    12

    Getting Started with Canvas – April 12, 2018

    Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    In the first 90 minutes of workshop, you will have the opportunity to explore Canvas, including general navigation of the interface, notifications and communication, and content creation and organization. We will also cover how to set up and deliver announcements, assignments, and discussions.
    Register

  • Apr
    16

    Getting Started with Canvas – April 16, 2018

    Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    In the first 90 minutes of workshop, you will have the opportunity to explore Canvas, including general navigation of the interface, notifications and communication, and content creation and organization. We will also cover how to set up and deliver announcements, assignments, and discussions.
    Register

  • Apr
    18

    Canvas: Assignments, Quizzes and Gradebook – April 18, 2018

    Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Delve deeper into Canvas by exploring the assessment tools such as Assignments, Quizzes, and Gradebook. In this workshop, in addition to learning the assessment tools, using SpeedGrader, and navigating the Gradebook, you will also have the opportunity to explore nifty options available for instructors to use.
    Register

  • Apr
    19

    Learning Catalytics Workshop – April 19, 2018

    Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register

  • Apr
    23

    Top Hat Workshop – April 23, 2018

    Time: 3:30pm – 4:30pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register

  • Apr
    25

    Discussion Tools for Collaboration Workshop – April 25, 2018

    Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
    Location: Buchanan B123

    Registration Form *Please note that this workshop is only available to faculty and staff. Workshops are subject to cancellation in cases of low enrollment.
    Register