iun CISTL

Fall 2016 Workshops

  • Workshops

    Quick Check

    Thursday, November 17, 2016 | 12:00pm -1:00pm | LC230

    Presented by: William Radell

    In this workshop, participants will learn to integrate low stakes assessments which can be beneficial in online courses by reducing the temptation to commit academic dishonesty.  This is a great tool for formative assessment to not only help the instructor to get to know their students’ work, but to help prepare the student for the final exam. 

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    Kaltura Capture Space 

    Thusday, November 10, 2016 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm | LC230

    Presented by: William Radell

    The latest way to screen capture in Kaltura.  Record your desktop/presentation and create video lessons for your students in your office or at home!  With Capture Space, you can create Title slides, edit, and annotate. It is easy to use and uploads right into Kaltura My Media in Canvas. 

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    Ask Angela

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016 | 1:00pm (Virtual)

    Presented by: Angela Solic

    At this open forum workshop, come with your questions related to Canvas, online or blended course design, instructional technologies, or whatever you think Angela might know.  Get your questions answered and perhaps learn a new tip or two.

    Where to login:

    https://connect.iu.edu/askangela/


    Dropthought

    Thursday, October 20, 2016 | 12:00pm -1:00pm | LC230

    Presented by: William Radell

    In this workshop, participants will learn about DropThought (currently being piloted), which provides real time anonymous feedback to the instructor about the activity, lecture, or assignment. It allows the instructor to know what actions to be taken, and to respond to comments left by the students.  DropThought integrates nicely with Canvas.

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    Using Canvas Built-in Apps for Student Learning

    Tuesday, October 11, 2016 | 12:00pm (Virtual)

    Presented by: Angela Solic

    Did you know that Canvas has dozens of built-in apps to create powerful and interactive student learning content? Attend this virtual workshop to learn about the apps and how to use them in your own course.

    Where to log in:

    https://connect.iu.edu/canvasapps/


  • Chalk and Talks

    Rhetorial Warriorship

    Presented by: Mark L. McPhail, EVCAA
    Thursday, September 24th
    11:30am-12:30pm
    HH243

    Using Podcasting as a Tool for Student Success

    Presented by: Harold E. Olivey, Assistant Professor of Biology
    Monday, September 21st
    11:30am-12:30pm
    HH243
  • Online Canvas Workshops - IU Teaching Centers / IT Training

    Using Groups in Canvas

    Presenters:Kael Kanczuzewski, Douglas Jerolimov
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Monday, 2/22/2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    In Canvas, Groups are a way instructors can create spaces for groups of students to submit group assignments and collaborate as part of a course. Canvas Sections allow faculty to organize students in a course and manage access to some course features. This workshop will present an overview of Canvas Groups and Sections, demonstrate uses of both in courses, and allow participants to have a group and section experience.

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    Canvas: Communications

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, M Leach
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Friday, 2/19/2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    Canvas offers instructors many ways to communicate with their students. In this webinar, Madeleine Gonin from the CITL and Kim Murday of IT Training will discuss best practices for using the following tools: the inbox, announcements, chat, discussions, and notifications. Participants will then be able to determine which communication options best meet their needs.

    Prerequisites: A basic understanding of Canvas is required. Participants should have attended a First Look workshop, read the Instructor Quickstart guide, and/or watched the instructor videos available athttp://guides.instructure.com.

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    Canvas: Assignments and Grading

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Eric Heaps
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Wednesday, 2/10/2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    In this webinar, Cordah Robinson will demonstrate how the Assignments tool and Grades tool present graded activities to students and how instructors can use these tools to record grades and communicate with students about their competency and progress.

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    Canvas: Assignments and Grading

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Eric Heaps
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Wednesday, 2/10/2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    In this webinar, Cordah Robinson will demonstrate how the Assignments tool and Grades tool present graded activities to students and how instructors can use these tools to record grades and communicate with students about their competency and progress.

    Click Her to Register


    First Look at Canvas - IT Training

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Eric Heaps
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Friday, 2/5/2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    This workshop lasts 50 minutes.

    In this webinar, jointly offered by CTL and IT Training, we will explore and discuss the structure of Canvas, IU’s new learning management system. The presentation will give instructors an understanding of the interactivity of Canvas tools and how that influences how courses are set up. Participants will learn about the following Canvas tools: Home, Calendar, Syllabus, Assignments, and Settings.

    What you’ll learn:

    • -how to navigate through a new course
    • -how to set up your course in Canvas
    • -the basics of the Assignments tool
    • -the basics of the Syllabus tool

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    Peer Assessment in Canvas

    Presenters:Thomas Janke, Douglas Jerolimov
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Tuesday, 1/26/2016 7:00 AM - 7:15 AM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    This session will allow participants to experience the peer assessment (peer review) features built into Canvas Assignments. Following an overview of what peer assessment, participants will have the opportunity to complete, then build, a peer assessment activity based upon the principles discussed earlier in this session.

    NOTE: The workshop is held online using Adobe Connect. You will need working speakers to hear the presenter. It is strongly recommended that you have a high-speed Internet connection to participate in this session. Registered participants will receive an email with instructions for viewing and a link to the Adobe Connect meeting room a day or two before the event.

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    Using Groups in Canvas

    Presenters:Kael Kanczuzewski, Douglas Jerolimov
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Wednesday, 1/20/2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    In Canvas, Groups are a way instructors can create spaces for groups of students to submit group assignments and collaborate as part of a course. Canvas Sections allow faculty to organize students in a course and manage access to some course features. This workshop will present an overview of Canvas Groups and Sections, demonstrate uses of both in courses, and allow participants to have a group and section experience.

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    Canvas: Quizzes

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Cordah Pearce
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Friday, 1/15/2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    In this webinar participants will learn about the basics of using the Quizzes tool, including how to create a quiz, specify settings, and add individual questions. Participants will also learn how to use Question Groups to organize and randomize questions, as well as the range of response options for quizzes.


    Canvas: Communications

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Madeleine Gonin
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Thursday, 1/14/2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    Canvas offers instructors many ways to communicate with their students. In this webinar, Madeleine Gonin from the CITL and Kim Murday of IT Training will discuss best practices for using the following tools: the inbox, announcements, chat, discussions, and notifications. Participants will then be able to determine which communication options best meet their needs.

    Prerequisites: A basic understanding of Canvas is required. Participants should have attended a First Look workshop, read the Instructor Quickstart guide, and/or watched the instructor videos available athttp://guides.instructure.com.

    Click Here to Register


    Canvas: Assignments and Grading

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Erich Bauer
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Tuesday, 1/12/2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    In this webinar, Cordah Robinson will demonstrate how the Assignments tool and Grades tool present graded activities to students and how instructors can use these tools to record grades and communicate with students about their competency and progress.

    Click Here to Register!


    First Look at Canvas - IT Training

    Presenter: Kimmaree Murday
    Organizer: Tom Janke
    When: Monday, 1/11/2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    This workshop lasts 50 minutes.

    In this webinar, jointly offered by CTL and IT Training, we will explore and discuss the structure of Canvas, IU’s new learning management system. The presentation will give instructors an understanding of the interactivity of Canvas tools and how that influences how courses are set up. Participants will learn about the following Canvas tools: Home, Calendar, Syllabus, Assignments, and Settings.

    What you’ll learn:

    • -how to navigate through a new course
    • -how to set up your course in Canvas
    • -the basics of the Assignments tool
    • -the basics of the Syllabus tool

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    Building and Organizing Content in Canvas with Modules

    Presenter:Erich Bauer
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Thursday, 1/7/2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    Canvas offers new ways of organizing and presenting content to students through the Modules tool. Organize files, assignments, quizzes, web links, and custom web pages in a format that guides the learner experience through your course content. This is a hands-on workshop where you will have the opportunity to build a module that using the tools mentioned above.

    NOTE: You will need working speakers to hear the presenter. It is strongly recommended that you have a high-speed Internet connection to participate in this session. Registered participants will receive an email with instructions for viewing and a link to the Adobe Connect meeting room a day or two before the event.

    Click Here to Register


    Canvas Pages: Content in Context

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, M Leach
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Wednesday, 1/6/2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    Canvas offers instructors many options for presenting course materials to their students. In this webinar, copresented by CTL and IT Training, participants will learn to manage files, embed media, and create Pages in order to present course materials to students in more engaging ways.

    what you'll learn:
    -how to manage course files
    -how to embed media into various tools
    -how to create pages to share course content with students
    need to know:
    - be familiar with the Canvas interface
    - be familiar with the assignments tool

    prerequsite: Canvas First Look workshop

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    Canvas: Assignments and Grading

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Cordah Pearce
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Tuesday, 1/5/2016 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    In this webinar, Cordah Robinson will demonstrate how the Assignments tool and Grades tool present graded activities to students and how instructors can use these tools to record grades and communicate with students about their competency and progress.

    Click Here to Register


    First Look at Canvas - IT Training

    Presenters:Kimmaree Murday, Madeleine Gonin
    Organizer:Tom Janke
    When:Monday, 1/4/2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Where:Online - http://connect.iu.edu/learncanvas

    This workshop lasts 50 minutes.

    In this webinar, jointly offered by CTL and IT Training, we will explore and discuss the structure of Canvas, IU’s new learning management system. The presentation will give instructors an understanding of the interactivity of Canvas tools and how that influences how courses are set up. Participants will learn about the following Canvas tools: Home, Calendar, Syllabus, Assignments, and Settings.

    What you’ll learn:

    • -how to navigate through a new course
    • -how to set up your course in Canvas
    • -the basics of the Assignments tool
    • -the basics of the Syllabus tool

    Click Here to Register

  • CISTL Workshop Recordings
    If you are a faculty member at Indiana University and would like access to the CISTL Workshop recordings, please email William Radell, Instructional Technology Consultant, at wbradell@iun.edu.
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