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  • Jun
    24

    Canvas Essentials: June 24, 2019

    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.
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  • Jun
    27

    Top Hat Workshop: June 27, 2019

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

    Top Hat is a web based classroom response system that offers instructors the flexibility to customize their lecture experience to suit students' needs and bring out the best of their teaching styles. This tool provides the opportunity for interactive content, increasing students' engagement with the course.
    Register

  • Jul
    4

    Exploring Peer Assessments: A Comparative View of Canvas Peer Review, CLAS, ComPAIR and iPeer: July 4, 2019

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

    Exploring Peer Assessments is the ideal session for instructors looking to better understand how peer reviews can work in their classrooms and the learning tools that can help implement these activities. This workshop will present a comparative view of some of the Faculty of Arts’ best used peer assessment tools: Canvas Peer Review, iPeer, the Collaborative Learning Annotation System (CLAS) and ComPAIR. Participants will have the opportunity to learn how to set up activities with these tools and then try them out as students.
    Register

  • Aug
    20

    Top Hat Workshop: August 20, 2019

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

    Top Hat is a web based classroom response system that offers instructors the flexibility to customize their lecture experience to suit students' needs and bring out the best of their teaching styles. This tool provides the opportunity for interactive content, increasing students' engagement with the course. For example, instructors can enhance their slides through annotations, ask various types of questions that goes beyond multiple choice, facilitate discussion in a large classroom, and manage class participation seamlessly.
    Register

  • Aug
    26

    Canvas Essentials: August 26, 2019

    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.
    Register

  • Aug
    29

    Exploring Peer Assessments: A Comparative View of Canvas Peer Review, CLAS, ComPAIR and iPeer: August 29, 2019

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

    Exploring Peer Assessments is the ideal session for instructors looking to better understand how peer reviews can work in their classrooms and the learning tools that can help implement these activities. This workshop will present a comparative view of some of the Faculty of Arts’ best used peer assessment tools: Canvas Peer Review, iPeer, the Collaborative Learning Annotation System (CLAS) and ComPAIR. Participants will have the opportunity to learn how to set up activities with these tools and then try them out as students.
    Register