Office of Digital Education Trainings & Workshops.

Mon Jun 14, 8:00 AM - Sun Aug 8, 11:00 PM (MDT)

ucdenver.instructure.com
This is a fully-online, 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.

Tue Aug 10, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

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Learn how to use the new Office of Digital Education Online Course template in this hands-on workshop. 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.

Thu Aug 12, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

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In this two-part training session, participants will learn basic and advanced features of the web-conferencing tool- Zoom. Part 1 will cover basic features of Zoom such as joining and hosting a meeting, scheduling meetings, and your zoom profile. Part 2 will cover chat, breakout rooms, and polling.

Thu Aug 12, 5:00 - 6:30 PM (MDT)

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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. The webinar link will be sent to you in the confirmation email.

Thu Aug 19, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (MDT)

Webinar link will be sent in the confirmation email
Learn how to use the new Office of Digital Education Online Course template in this hands-on workshop. 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.

Fri Aug 20, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

Webinar link will be sent in the confirmation email
In this two-part training session, participants will learn basic and advanced features of the web-conferencing tool- Zoom. Part 1 will cover basic features of Zoom such as joining and hosting a meeting, scheduling meetings, and your zoom profile. Part 2 will cover chat, breakout rooms, and polling.

Tue Aug 24, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

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

Fri Aug 27, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

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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.

Mon Aug 30, 8:00 AM - Sun Oct 24, 11:00 PM (MDT)

ucdenver.instructure.com
This is a fully-online, 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.

Tue Aug 31, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

Webinar link will be sent in the confirmation email
Accelerated online courses (8-week courses, for example) are being offered at an increasing rate due to non-traditional students’ desire to complete courses more quickly and utilize the flexibility and convenience that online learning affords. With this condensed format, it is natural to worry about how to get the same content across in a limited amount of time. Rather than focus on the limitations of this structure, we’ll consider the strategies necessary for student success and satisfaction in this ever-growing format.

Wed Sep 1, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

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This session will explore strategies for encouraging engagement and academic integrity in the design of your courses, assignments and assessments. We will also discuss what equity, privacy, and pedagogical concerns are surfaced by the use of proctoring and anti-plagiarism programs.

Wed Sep 8, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (MDT)

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Start editing videos like a professional using Camtasia. Join us for an interactive training/workshop that gives you hands on experiences editing videos for your class. By the end of the training you’ll know how to capture, edit, add media elements and share the video in canvas.

Wed Sep 15, 10:00 AM - Wed Sep 29, 10:00 AM (MDT)

This training is offered using a flexible “flipped” format!

Mon Sep 20, 8:00 AM - Sun Nov 14, 10:00 PM (MDT)

ucdenver.instructure.com
This is a fully-online, 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.

Wed Sep 22, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

Webinar link will be sent in the confirmation email
This session will help you learn the basics of image editing using the tool Snagit. You will also learn about the proper uses of digital images in the online classroom. Worried about copyright? We will get you acquainted with some free image repositories as well. Participants are required to bring their own laptops.

Wed Oct 6, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (MDT)

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Who killed online discussion? Why did they do it? How can we avenge its untimely demise and resurrect scholarly discourse? Let’s combine our collective smarts to solve crimes around boring prompts, forced responses, and more. Using detective work and design thinking, we will bring online discussions back to life!

Wed Oct 13, 10:00 - 11:30 AM (MDT)

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This training session will focus on Canvas apps, specifically geared towards students. We will highlight the top 5 apps that you can start using in your course to promote collaboration, engagement, and creativity. We will provide examples and use cases of these apps.

To cancel or change your registration, contact the Office of Digital Education:
odetraining@cu.edu

Trainings & workshops are for Faculty & Instructional Staff ONLY unless otherwise noted.