Workshops Archive

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Thursday
Aug 17, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Online - register for details
Workshops Join us for an online workshop led by George Haines, VoiceThread's instructional designer. George will show us how to create VoiceThread assignments in our Blackboard environment. He will also share examples of VoiceThread used in engaging, student-centered assignments from a variety of disciplines and instructional modalities. [Details...]
Wednesday
May 17, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops
Making your digital content accessible
Presenter(s): Nancy Guerrero (TTLG)

In this workshop, you will learn about best practices for creating and designing accessible MS Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, and PDF files. We will also discuss options for captioning videos. [Details...]
Monday
May 8, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops
Conversations and reflections around images and videos
Presenter(s): Shiao-Chuan Kung (ICIT)

This workshop is intended for faculty who want to design assignments that go beyond text-based discussions. It will introduce participants to two web-based tools that facilitate conversations and reflections around videos and images. Using VoiceThread, professors and students can add comments to slides, images, documents or videos. The comments can be made in the form of text, audio or video. Using Vialogues, professors and students can post questions, reflections and comments associated with specific points in the video. [Details...]
Wednesday
Apr 19, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops
Using online meeting tools in your classes
Presenter(s): Nancy Guerrero (TTLG)

In this workshop, you’ll learn about the notable features of some free tools that you may want to consider, including Blackboard Collaborate Ultra and Zoom, and we'll discuss which tools are the best fit for different uses. [Details...]
Monday
Apr 17, 2017
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops Learn how to create mini-lectures that can be used to introduce students to a class or online module; to explain how to solve a problem; or to demonstrate how to navigate a website or use a software program. We will introduce two web-based tools: VoiceThread and Screencast-O-Matic. [Details...]
Wednesday
Nov 16, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops Learn how to create mini-lectures that can be used to introduce students to a class or online module; to explain how to solve a problem; or to demonstrate how to navigate a website or use a software program. We will introduce two web-based tools: VoiceThread and Screencast-O-Matic. [Details...]
Monday
Oct 31, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops
Making your digital content accessible
Presenter(s): Nancy Guerrero (TTLG)

In this workshop, you will learn about best practices for creating and designing accessible MS Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, and PDF files. We will also discuss options for captioning videos. [Details...]
Wednesday
Oct 26, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops
Conversations and reflections around images and videos
Presenter(s): Shiao-Chuan Kung (ICIT)

This workshop is intended for faculty who want to design assignments that go beyond text-based discussions. It will introduce participants to two web-based tools that facilitate conversations and reflections around videos and images. Using VoiceThread, professors and students can add comments to slides, images, documents or videos. The comments can be made in the form of text, audio or video. Using Vialogues, professors and students can post questions, reflections and comments associated with specific points in the video. [Details...]
Wednesday
Oct 19, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops Learn how to create mini-lectures that can be used to introduce students to a class or online module; to explain how to solve a problem; or to demonstrate how to navigate a website or use a software program. We will introduce two web-based tools: VoiceThread and Screencast-O-Matic. [Details...]
Monday
Oct 17, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops
Using online meeting tools in your classes
Presenter(s): Nancy Guerrero (TTLG)

In this workshop, you’ll learn about the notable features of some free tools that you may want to consider, including Zoom, Google Hangouts, and Skype, and will discuss which tools are the best fit for different uses. [Details...]
Wednesday
Aug 3, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online – register for details
Workshops Learn how to create mini-lectures that can be used to introduce students to a class or online module; to explain how to solve a problem; or to demonstrate how to navigate a website or use a software program. We will introduce two web-based tools: VoiceThread and Screencast-O-Matic. [Details...]
Tuesday
Aug 2, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Online - register for details
Workshops
Using online meeting tools in your classes
Presenter(s): Nancy Guerrero (TTLG)

In this workshop, you’ll learn about the notable features of some free tools that you may want to consider, including Zoom, Google Hangouts, and Skype, and will discuss which tools are the best fit for different uses. [Details...]
Wednesday
Jun 22, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Online - register for details
Workshops
Using online meeting tools in your classes
Presenter(s): Nancy Guerrero (TTLG)

In this workshop, you’ll learn about the notable features of some free tools that you may want to consider, including Zoom, Google Hangouts, and Skype, and will discuss which tools are the best fit for different uses. [Details...]
Monday
Jun 20, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Online - register for details
Workshops
Making your digital content accessible
Presenter(s): Nancy Guerrero (TTLG)

In this workshop, you will learn about best practices for creating and designing accessible MS Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, and PDF files. We will also discuss options for captioning videos. [Details...]
Monday
Jun 20, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops
Conversations and reflections around images and videos
Presenter(s): Shiao-Chuan Kung (ICIT)

Learn about two web-based tools that facilitate conversations and reflections around videos and images: VoiceThread and Vialogues. [Details...]
Wednesday
Jun 15, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Online - register for details
Workshops Learn how to create mini-lectures that can be used to introduce students to a class or online module; to explain how to solve a problem; or to demonstrate how to navigate a website or use a software program. We will introduce two web-based tools: VoiceThread and Screencast-O-Matic. [Details...]
Tuesday
May 3, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
1203 HE
Workshops
Day of DigPed: Creating open access digital books
Presenter(s): Jack Dougherty (Professor of Educational Studies, Trinity College)

A workshop led by Jack Dougherty on the process of collaborating with undergraduate students to create On The Line (http://OnTheLine.trincoll.edu), an open-access digital history book with interactive maps and oral history videos. [Details...]
Thursday
Feb 11, 2016
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1203 HE
Workshops
How to identify and intervene with distressed students
Presenter(s): Martin Pino and Sabrina Rubin (Counseling and Wellness Services)

This workshop is designed to increase faculty members’ confidence and competence in identifying students in distress, effectively engaging them in a discussion about their concerns, and determining when to refer students for additional support. [Details...]
Wednesday
Nov 18, 2015
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
E016, Brookdale Campus
Workshops
Creating mini-lectures for your hybrid, online and flipped classes
Presenter(s): Donna Nickitas, Nancy Guerrero (TTLG), Marty Dornbaum (HPEC)

Many professors create short videos or screen-recordings as part of hybrid, online and flipped courses. These “mini-lectures” can be used to introduce students to a class or online module; to explain how to solve a problem; or to demonstrate how to navigate a website or use a software program. [Details...]
Wednesday
Sep 30, 2015
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
E016, Brookdale Campus
Workshops
Blackboard tools that promote collaborative learning
Presenter(s): Donna Nickitas, Nancy Guerrero, Shiao-Chuan Kung

Peer learning can be an effective teaching method in a [...] [Details...]
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