CU Online Trainings & Workshops.

Thu. Feb 8, 4:00 PM - Mon. Dec 31, 7:00 PM (MST)

Register for this ‘event’ if you would like to be a part of the OSM Mastery Path pilot program. You can complete required trainings in the path from January 2018- December 2018. Participants who complete the path will receive a certificate of completion and a letter of commendation for their achievements! You must complete each offering once to complete the path. Keep in mind, we will continue to add course offerings throughout the year, so please check our schedule often.

Updated training schedule: cuonline.edu/training

Important things to note about the program:
These trainings/courses will be offered multiple times throughout the 2018 academic year. If you have already completed these sessions previously, your attendance counts toward the completion of the path. If you are unable to complete the path due to scheduling conflicts, please contact amy.arnold@ucdenver.edu

Mastery Path: Media Development for Online and Blended Courses
2018 Course Offerings

-Media in the Online Classroom (Webinar)
-Using & Editing Images for the Online Classroom (In-person, Lawrence Street Center)
-Techsmith Relay Training (Webinar)
-Copyright Basics (Online course in Canvas)
-Creating Student Projects with Media (In-person, Lawrence Street Center)
-Creation Station Consultation (In-person, Lawrence Street Center)

Wed. May 16, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (MDT)

CU South Denver, 10035 S. PEORIA ST., Lone Tree, CO, USA

Please join us for the 16th Annual CU Online Spring Symposium! Following the event, there will be a special happy hour networking event for all attendees. Check the official CU Online Spring Symposium website for updated information: cuonline.edu/symposium​

EVENT LOCATION:
CU South Denver
(The Great Hall)
10035 S. Peoria Street
Lone Tree, Colorado 80134

PARKING:
Parking is available anywhere within the provided parking lots south of the building and is free of charge. When there is a large community event scheduled on a day when CU classes are in session, part of the lot may be blocked off for CU student parking only. When this occurs, the area designated for CU students will be identified with signage and in some cases, personnel will be directing cars to the appropriate section. Please note that vehicles left more than one night may be towed. If you find yourself in a situation where you cannot move your car, call 303-315-9454.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:
The nearest RTD Light Rail station is the Lincoln station at Park Meadows Drive and Lincoln Ave. If you take the light rail to the Lincoln station, you can transfer to the 410 RTD bus route to get to the CU South Denver location. You will be dropped off/picked up at the “Jefferson Parkway” stop on Lincoln Ave. in front of the building.

ADDITIONAL TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS:
Lone Tree Link On Demand - The Lone Tree Link is a free shuttle service that connects employment centers on Park Meadows Drive with RTD light rail and entertainment/retail. More information can be found here: lonetreelink.com/link-on-demand

M-Bike - Also available at the Light Rail Station are ride share bikes. This will let you grab a bike and coast to CU South Denver in style. More information can be found here: bike.zagster.com/meridian/

Have a question or want to make changes to your registration?
Email CU Online at cuonlinehelp@ucdenver.edu or call 303-315-3700

Mon. Jun 4, 8:00 AM - Sun. Jul 29, 11:00 PM (MDT)

ucdenver.instructure.com

This is an 8-week facilitated course, focused on the fundamentals of online course development and delivery. The course is designed to prepare you for teaching with digital tools, with an emphasis on great online pedagogy. You will begin the development of an online course using best practices, sound pedagogy, and infusing the course with your perspective, passion, and expertise.

Participants are expected to spend 2-3 hours per week completing weekly assignments, collaborating with colleagues, and learning advanced Canvas functionality. New Canvas users can expect to spend additional time learning basic Canvas functionality.

Read more about the OSM program at cuonline.edu/faculty.

This training is for FACULTY only.

Thu. Jun 21, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (MDT)

Auraria Campus- Student Commons Building, 1201 Larimer Street, Room 1600, Denver, CO, usa

You are invited to join the inaugural Colorado Higher Education User Group – hosted by CU Denver! This User Group is open to all higher education Tableau customers, new users and experienced Jedis. Everyone from CU, CSU, DU, School of Mines, Tech Colleges, CCU…from Fort Collins to Pueblo… is welcome to join.

This user group has been established to allow its members to…

  • See how other schools are leveraging their data (and bring those ideas back!)
  • Learn tips and tricks through free Tableau training
  • Network with your peers

Interested in sharing your Tableau use-case? Contact Matt Andrews (mandrews@tableau.com).

We’ll be sending out the agenda as we get closer to the event, but make sure to add it to your calendar.

Tue. Aug 14, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (MDT)

Are you ready to create ENGAGING video content? This webinar will introduce users to Techsmith Relay. Relay allows you to add quizzing, analytics, and interactivity to your course videos. Relay is available for FREE to all faculty, staff, and students of the University of Colorado Denver.

The webinar link will be emailed to you prior to the event date.

Wed. Aug 15, 9:00 - 10:30 AM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

This session will help you learn the basics of image editing using the tool- Snagit. You will also learn about proper uses of digital images in the online classroom. Worried about copyright? We will get you acquainted with some free image repositories as well.

Breakfast will be provided.

Wed. Aug 15, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

Do you want to use Canvas to help your students succeed? In this workshop, you will start building your course through guided, hands-on instruction. You will get a basic overview of the Canvas interface and learn strategies for sharing content and increasing student engagement. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops.

Lunch provided.

This training is for FACULTY only.

Thu. Aug 16, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

This session will help you discover ways to integrate media into your online assignments and projects with students. We will show you specific tools and methods that will assist you in this process. Learn how you can encourage students to develop foundational media literacy skill sets by attending this session.

Lunch will be provided.

Fri. Aug 17, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

Do you want to use Canvas to help your students succeed? In this workshop, you will start building your course through guided, hands-on instruction. You will get a basic overview of the Canvas interface and learn strategies for sharing content and increasing student engagement. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops.

Lunch provided.

This training is for FACULTY only.

Fri. Aug 17, 1:30 - 3:30 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

Get individualized assistance with Canvas or enjoy a quiet place to work on your course. We will be on hand to help you with any Canvas questions, or online/hybrid teaching questions!

Tue. Aug 21, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (MDT)

Join us online for our first session in this inaugural Mastery Path. We’ll start by exploring the myths around online learning that influence our instructional decisions, specifically those related to media development and use in online, asynchronous courses. Then, we’ll take a look at the things that make online environments unique and native spaces for learning, culminating in an overview of the avenues for intentionally developing and using media resources online. Hope to see you on Zoom!

Wed. Aug 22, 10:00 - 11:00 AM (MDT)

Are you ready to create ENGAGING video content? This webinar will introduce users to Techsmith Relay. Relay allows you to add quizzing, analytics, and interactivity to your course videos. Relay is available for FREE to all faculty, staff, and students of the University of Colorado Denver.

The webinar link will be emailed to you prior to the event date.

Thu. Aug 23, 9:00 - 10:30 AM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

This session will help you discover ways to integrate media into your online assignments and projects with students. We will show you specific tools and methods that will assist you in this process. Learn how you can encourage students to develop foundational media literacy skill sets by attending this session.

Breakfast will be provided.

Thu. Aug 23, 5:00 - 6:30 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

This hands-on training is designed specifically for teaching assistants. This training will help TA’s learn the basics of Canvas and the best practices for teaching in an online classroom. Participants can either attend this training face-to-face or virtually! Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops if attending in person. Virtual participants will receive a confirmation email with the webinar link to join.

Dinner is provided for face-to-face participants.

Fri. Aug 24, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

Get individualized assistance with Canvas or enjoy a quiet place to work on your course. We will be on hand to help you with any Canvas questions, or online/hybrid teaching questions!

Fri. Aug 24, 2:00 - 4:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

Get individualized assistance with Canvas or enjoy a quiet place to work on your course. We will be on hand to help you with any Canvas questions, or online/hybrid teaching questions!

Thu. Aug 30, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (MDT)

Join us online for our first session in this inaugural Mastery Path. We’ll start by exploring the myths around online learning that influence our instructional decisions, specifically those related to media development and use in online, asynchronous courses. Then, we’ll take a look at the things that make online environments unique and native spaces for learning, culminating in an overview of the avenues for intentionally developing and using media resources online. Hope to see you on Zoom!

Fri. Sep 7, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

This session will help you learn the basics of image editing using the tool- Snagit. You will also learn about proper uses of digital images in the online classroom. Worried about copyright? We will get you acquainted with some free image repositories as well.

Lunch will be provided.

Fri. Sep 14, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

This session will help you discover ways to integrate media into your online assignments and projects with students. We will show you specific tools and methods that will assist you in this process. Learn how you can encourage students to develop foundational media literacy skill sets by attending this session.

Lunch will be provided.

Thu. Sep 20, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (MDT)

Are you ready to create ENGAGING video content? This webinar will introduce users to Techsmith Relay. Relay allows you to add quizzing, analytics, and interactivity to your course videos. Relay is available for FREE to all faculty, staff, and students of the University of Colorado Denver.

The webinar link will be emailed to you prior to the event date.

Fri. Sep 21, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Health Sciences Library- Tower Room, 3rd Floor (Anschutz Medical Campus), 12950 East Montview Boulevard, Aurora, CO

What is the experience of students in your online course? Creating quality learner experience is often viewed through the lens of “presence” - social presence, teaching presence, and cognitive presence. What do these mean for your instruction? What is the practical application in your online course? Join us as we look at both research and practical experience examples to collaboratively put together a plan for practical teaching applications to create excellent learner experience.

Lunch provided.

Fri. Sep 28, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (MDT)

Join us online for our first session in this inaugural Mastery Path. We’ll start by exploring the myths around online learning that influence our instructional decisions, specifically those related to media development and use in online, asynchronous courses. Then, we’ll take a look at the things that make online environments unique and native spaces for learning, culminating in an overview of the avenues for intentionally developing and using media resources online. Hope to see you on Zoom!

Fri. Oct 5, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

This session will help you learn the basics of image editing using the tool- Snagit. You will also learn about proper uses of digital images in the online classroom. Worried about copyright? We will get you acquainted with some free image repositories as well.

Lunch will be provided.

Fri. Oct 12, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (MDT)

Lawrence Street Center- Suite 1300, 1380 Lawrence St- Suite 1300, Denver, CO, USA

What is the experience of students in your online course? Creating quality learner experience is often viewed through the lens of “presence” - social presence, teaching presence, and cognitive presence. What do these mean for your instruction? What is the practical application in your online course? Join us as we look at both research and practical experience examples to collaboratively put together a plan for practical teaching applications to create excellent learner experience.

Lunch provided.

To cancel or change your registration, contact CU Online:
cuonlinehelp@ucdenver.edu
303.315.3700

Trainings & Workshops are for FACULTY ONLY, unless otherwise noted.