Seminars

UTC Learn and Rubrics

UTC Learn's Rubrics are a way to help students focus their efforts, produce higher quality work, and lessen their anxiety while making grading their work more efficient for the instructor.

Session 1: 2/9/19, 2:00-3:00pm - Register

Session 2: 2/19/16, 1:30-2:30pm - Register

Session 3: 2/22/16, 11:00am-12:00pm - Register

 

Let's Add the Discussion Board to your Spring Class

Let's add the discussion board tool to your Spring class, along with a simple rubric, and use it to extend the learning time about some of your topics in the upcoming semester! 

Session 1: 2/5/16, 1:30-2:30pm - Register

Session 2: 2/11/16, 1:30-2:30pm - Register

Session 3: 2/23/16, 12:00-1:00pm - Register

 

Introducing Quality Matters

Quality Matters is a new program to UTC. Come learn more about the QM rubric and how it can help you create a better online experience for your students. 

2/22/16, 12:00-1:00pm - Register

 

Quality Matters at UTC

Learn why UTC has adopted Quality Matters and participate in a discussion that highlights the skills and strategies needed to design student-centered. 

Session 1: 2/10/16, 2:00-3:00pm - Register

Session 2:  2/18/16, 2:00-3:00pm - Register

 

Teaching Millennials and Gen-Z Students

What’s different about Milliennial students? What can we expect of GenZ students? How do professors reach these students?  By the end of this seminar, participants will know the characteristics of Milliennial and GenZ students, methods for engaging these students, and strategies for achieve desired learning outcomes.

Session 1: 2/8/16, 12:30-1:30pm - Register

Session 2: 2/25/16, 2:00-3:00pm - Register

 

What is Accessibility and Why Should You Care? 

You may have heard the term "accessibility" but you're not sure what it means.  This seminar will provide an overview of accessibility, efforts at UTC to increase accessibility, and what you can do to improve help make UTC accessible to everyone!

Session 1: 2/26/15, 1:30-2:30pm - Register

Session 2: 3/1/16, 2:00-3:00pm - Register

 

Virtual Meetings with Zoom

Zoom is a new online meeting tool that is supported by the University of Tennessee.  Zoom is like Skype, but has the ability to link in other users including those using hardware-based h.323 videoconference systems or simply on the phone.  You can meet with up to 50 users at once and can record meetings for your convenience.  At the end of the seminar, ttendees will be able to start, schedule and record a Zoom meeting. 

Session 1: 2/5/16, 10:00-11:00am - Register

Session 2: 2/17/16, 1:00-2:00pm - Register

 

Content Creation with MyMediasite

MyMediasite is a software-based screen capture technology that will allow you to create voice over presentations of powerpoint, excel or anything that you can display on your computer screen.  You can use this to enhance your instruction or completely change the format of your course.  At the end of the seminar, participants will be able to create a video, upload a video and share a video with others.

Session 1: 2/9/16, 10:00-11:00am - Register

Session 2: 2/26/16, 2:00-3:00pm - Register

 

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If you require accommodations for any of these seminars, please call 423-425-4188.