Workshops

Summer 2018 Faculty Workshops and Webinars

Online Workshops (No Campus Visit Required)
Registration: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Sum2018Wrkshps
Registration Deadline: June 20, 2018

Title: Grade Center 101
Date: June 27, 2018
Time(s): 10:00am-11:30am EST
Location: Blackboard Collaborate
Note: Participants must have access to a computer with built in audio (or a headset with a microphone and a strong internet connection. Google Chrome is the preferred browser for this workshop.

This webinar will give participants an in depth experience with the Grade Center in Blackboard Learn 9.1. There will be interactive demonstrations of common tasks faculty perform in the Grade Center.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Create and manage columns to organize and calculate grades
  • Display a final grade as a percentage or letter so that students can monitor their progress
  • Use a weighted grading system
  • Utilize special features, such as drop the lowest test grade
  • Customize the Grade Center

Title: Learning in a Snapshot!!
Date: June 28, 2018
Time(s): 10:00am – 11:30am EST
Location: Blackboard Collaborate
Note: Participants must have access to a computer with built in audio (or a headset with a microphone and a strong internet connection. Google Chrome is the preferred browser for this workshop.

This webinar will introduce participants to a simple, yet effective way to create videos. ilos Video is an online video creation and hosting service. Faculty can easily create and share high quality video files for online and hybrid courses.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Record, edit and share video content
  • Manage and update videos
  • Create trackable links to see who and where your videos are being viewed.

Fall 2018 Faculty Workshops and Webinars

In-Person Workshops
Registration: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7PMM7JT
Registration Deadline: August 29, 2018

Online Course Development Labs
Title: Design 101 – Fleshing Out Content
Date: September 5, 2018
Time(s): 9:30am – 12:00pm ES
Location: Room #352, Computer Lab, 3rd Floor, Belcher Hall

Title: Design 102 – Aligning Quality Content with Quality Course Design
Date: October 3, 2018
Time(s): 9:30am – 12:00pm ES

Title: Design 103 – Development of Online Content
Date: November 7, 2018
Time(s): 9:30am – 1:00pm ES
Location: Room #352, Computer Lab, 3rd Floor, Belcher Hall

Title: Design 104 – Evaluating Before Implementing
Date: December 5, 2018
Time(s): 9:30am – 12:00pm ES
Location: Room #352, Computer Lab, 3rd Floor, Belcher Hall

Special Instructions

  • Seating will be limited so make plans now to participate in this cooperative learning experience!
  • These mini-workshops are a part of a series, so you will only be required to complete one registration form.
  • Participants MUST attend all four workshops to successfully complete this training.
    Participants will be asked to complete preparatory assignments throughout the course of the series of workshops.
  • To avoid disruptions, no persons will be admitted to the workshop after the state start time(s). Therefore, please plan your schedule such that you arrive on time.

Registration
There is limited seating available for this workshop. To register, complete the online registration request form. You will receive an email to confirm your registration or notify you if the workshop is filled to capacity.

ONLINE COURSE DEVELOPMENT LABS OFFERINGS

Workshops Fall 2018 Registration Deadline Spring 2019 Registration Deadline
Design 101 September 5, 2018 August 29, 2018 February 6, 2019 February 6, 2019
Design 102 October 3, 2018 March 6, 2019
Design 103 November 7, 2018 April 3, 2019
Design 104 December 5, 2018 May 1, 2019

**Schedule Subject to Change**

For more information, contact Mrs. Barbara Williamson-Holley, Assistant Director, Instructional Technology and Distance Education at bwilli59@scsu.edu