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Seminars and Workshops

  

Upcoming Webinars

Getting Started on Course Redesign 

9/15/15, 1:00-3:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

How to Redesign a Course Using the NCAT Methodology

10/13/15, 1:00-2:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

How to Redesign a College-Level Math Course Using the Emporium Model

11/10/15, 1:00-2:00pm, Library 435 - Register

12/8/15, 1:00-2:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Reflective Judgement: Teaching Students to Think Critically in a Time of Information Overload

9/22/15, 1:00-2:30pm, Library 433E - Register

 

Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor: Instructor Training

9/10/15, 2:00-3:00pm, Library 435 - Register

9/22/15, 3:00-4:00pm, Library 433E- Register

 

Introduction to the Respondus Test Bank Network

9/1/15, 3:00-4:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Respondus 4.0: Instructor Training

9/9/15, 1:00-2:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Seminars

 

What Does an Online Class look like?

Join this session to view the structure and content of an online course from both instructor and student perspectives.  We will also discuss best practices in online course design and discuss how to use student data to make adjustments to your course as needed. 

9/11/15, 11:00am-12:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Active Learning Strategies

Experience best practices and engagement strategies in this workshop designed to assist you in creating learning environments that harness the intelligence and eagerness of today’s students.

9/16/15, 10:00-11:00am, Library 435 - Register

9/21/15, 2:00-3:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Gamification

How are games different from assignments or tests? What makes one fun and the other painful? Why do students give up on a difficult test question but spend countless hours trying to beat a level of Temple Run or Angry Birds? This seminar will look at ways to add games to classes for increased student engagement and success.

9/30/15, 1:30-2:30pm, Library 435 - Register

 

UTC Learn Grade Center

Learn how to use the UTC Learn Grade Center to record grades for activities and assessments, calculate current, midterm, or final grades. Bring a copy of your syllabus with you.  

9/8/15, 12:00-1:00pm, Library 435 - Register

9/17/15, 11:00am, 12:00pm, Library 435 - Register

9/23/15, 12:00-1:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

ePortfolio Basics

Help your students create an ePortfolio that will grow with them throughout college. Basic ePortfolio management will be covered as well as lots of resources. 

9/1/15, 2:00-3:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

UTC Learn: Getting Started with the Discussion Board Tool

Need more engagement in your course? Online or in F2F, making use of the Discussion Board will help you and your students communicate more and in a format you can easily assess. 

9/10/15, 1:00-2:00pm, Library 435 - Register

9/11/15, 1:00-2:00pm, Library 435 - 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 legacy h.323 videoconference systems or simply on the phone.  You can meet with up to 25 users at once and can record meetings for your convenience.  Come see the new way to conduct meetings virtually!

9/14/15, 10:00-11:00am, Library 435 - Register

9/24/15, 1:00-2:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Experiential Learning, Critical Reflection and the Experiential Learning Designation

The deadline for applications for designation of 2015 Fall Experiential Learning Classes is October 1. This seminar will provide examples of designated classes, discuss the central importance of critical reflection, and outline the process of designating an experiential learning section.  

9/14/15, 1:00-1:50pm, Library 433E - Register

9/15/15, 1:40-2:30pm, Library 433E - Register

 

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.  

9/9/15, 11:00am-12:00pm, Library 435 - Register

9/18/15, 11:00am-12:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

 

 

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