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Seminars and Workshops

 

Upcoming Webinars

Redesigning Women in Society - 4/14/15, 1:00-2:00pm - Library 435 - Register

Redesigning Developmental English and Mathematics - 5/12/15. 1:00-2:00pm - Library 435 - Register

 

Understanding the University's and Your Individual Obligations regarding Accessibility

Accessible technology allows The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga to become more effective in teaching, learning, and work. This seminar examines the What? When? Where? and How? of accessibility at UTC.

3/27/15 - 2:30-3:30pm, Library 435 - Register

 

What Does an Online Course 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. 

3/26/15 - 3:00-4:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Experiential Learning and Critical Reflection: Successful Practices and UTC Examples 

Experiential Learning occurs in classes as well as outside classrooms, and can be used throughout a course, as a primer, or as a way to solidify learning.  We will use some parts of a webinar by Barbara Jacoby as well as current experiential learning work here at UTC to discuss how critical refection and experiential learning can benefit students and faculty. 

3/24/15 - 11:00-12:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

ePortfolios with Google Sites

Faculty who wish to teach their students how to create an ePortfolio on Google Sites can come and “learn by doing” in this workshop. 

3/23/15 - 3:00-4:00pm, Library 435 - Register

3/26/15 - 12:30-1:30pm, Library 435 - Register

 

 

Mobile Technology

Mobile technology has expanded the reach of faculty beyond the classroom and even beyond traditional online access.  This seminar will focus on some of the current mobile technology faculty members can use to enhance teaching and facilitate student learning. 

3/23/15 - 1:30-2:30pm, Library 435 - Register

3/24/15 - 10:30-11:30am, Library 433E - Register

3/31/15 - 3:00-4:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Video Creation and Management with MyMediasite

Do you use video in your classes?  If you share existing video or have the need to create your own, this seminar is for you.  MyMediasite is a software-based screen-capture recorder that also allows you to upload existing video and distribute it to your students.  All you need is a little training, a webcam and a headset and you will be creating screen-captures before you know it!  Attendees may wish to bring their own computer, but it is not required.  Attendees will learn how to create a desktop capture, upload an existing video and share those videos with others.

3/25/15 - 10:00-11:00am, Library 433E - Register 

 

Virtual Office Hours: How you can do it

 Do you teach online or have the need to communicate with students who are not on campus?  There are many options of video communication software out there, and we will look at a few options, compare their strengths and weaknesses, and learn how you can use them to hold virtual office hours.  Attendees will learn about 3 virtual communication platforms, the strengths and weaknesses of each , and will be able to use any one of their choice to communicate virtually with students.

3/26/15 - 11:00am-12:00pm, Library 435 - Register

 

Online Classes with Adobe Connect

If you teach online and have the need to meet with multiple people at one time virtually, then Adobe Connect may be a great tool for your class.  Adobe Connect is designed to host synchronous online meetings or webinars with up to 40 users at once.  This can be used to supplement class meetings with virtual sessions, or replace the need for the class to physically meet.  Attendees will learn how an Adobe Connect session works, how to use each “pod” in the classroom and effectively use those “pods” to conduct class.

3/27/15 - 9:00-10:00am, Library 435 - Register

 

 

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