"It has been said that the primary characteristic of a truly enlightened mind is its ability to entertain two seemingly contradictory ideas at the same time."

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Introducing the 2017 Technology for

Teaching & Learning Mini Sessions!

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Monday, May 8th

11:00-12:00 pm – What’s New in D2L Brightspace 10.7.0 and the Daylight Experience

On June 6th, D2L Brightspace will have a fresh new look and will include a few new features. Facilitators will introduce enhancements to tools such as discussions, quizzes, grades, assignments, intelligent agents, and more. Join us to learn how you and your students will benefit from the “Daylight Experience”! Participants may attend either or both sessions.

Presenters: Greg Jorgensen, Sara Grachek, and Roseann Wolak

Location: Miller Center B31

 

12:00-12:30 pm – Light lunch provided

 

12:30-1:30 pm – What’s New in D2L Brightspace 10.7.0 and the Daylight Experience

On June 6th, D2L Brightspace will have a fresh new look and will include a few new features. Facilitators will introduce enhancements to tools such as discussions, quizzes, grades, assignments, intelligent agents, and more. Join us to learn how you and your students will benefit from the “Daylight Experience”! Participants may attend either or both sessions.

Presenters: Greg Jorgensen, Sara Grachek, and Roseann Wolak

Location: Miller Center B31

 

Tuesday, May 9th

11:00-11:45 am – Submit Your Grades in Just a Few Clicks

Did you know that you do not have to toggle between ISRS and D2L in order to submit your grades? Come and hear tips and tricks from the experts!

Presenters: Greg Jorgensen, Sara Grachek, and Roseann Wolak

Location: Miller Center B31

 

11:45-12:15 pm – Light lunch provided

 

12:15-1:30 pm – Continuing the Conversation: Student Learning in Online Courses

This session will focus on effective practices for asynchronous/synchronous online courses, as well as hybrid and blended courses. In particular we will discuss adapting classroom-based activities to online platforms, reflective activities, and discussions. Through collaborative dialogue and problem solving, participants will learn strategies to enhance student learning.

Presenters: Robin Ewing and Roseann Wolak

Location: Miller Center B31

 

Click here to RSVP for lunch on Monday, Tuesday, or both days.