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January 2021 workshops

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Building your course site in Canvas

This will provide a conceptual overview of Modules in addition to reviewing how to build out a Module in your course site. This will include best practices for organization and tool choice, as well as publishing options in Canvas.

  • Tuesday, 1/5/21, 1:00-2:00
  • Wednesday, 1/13/21, 10:00-11:00

Collaborative annotations with Hypothesis

Hypothesis allows your class to collaboratively annotate on a PDF an article, or webpage. Learn how Hypothesis works and how to set up a PDF article using Hypothesis in your Canvas site.

  • Wednesday, 1/6/21, 10:00-11:00

Recording lectures with Kaltura

Learn how to launch Kaltura from Canvas, record a lecture, and share it with your Canvas class.

  • Thursday, 1/7/21, 1:00-2:00

Introduction to Canvas

For new/novice users. This will provide a general overview of Canvas and review access and navigating Canvas, in addition to basic tools like Announcements, Files, and Inbox.

  • Monday, 1/11/21, 10:00-11:00

Introduction to Zoom in Canvas

Learn the basics of setting up your Zoom web conferences in Canvas and using the Zoom tool.

  • Monday, 1/11/21, 1:00-2:00

Assessments in Canvas

Setting up assignments, quizzes, and discussions in Canvas.

  • Tuesday, 1/12/21, 10:00-11:00

Teaching in Zoom: Best Practices

Learn the basics and best practices of hosting a web conference with Zoom.

  • Tuesday, 1/12/21, 1:00-1:30

Creating interactive videos with PlayPosit

Playposit allows you to embed quiz questions into YouTube videos, or videos you’ve created with Kaltura. Playposit is integrated into Canvas, which means that you can create a Canvas assignment with Playposit and student submissions are sent directly to the Canvas gradebook. Learn how to create an interactive video with Playposit as an assignment in your Canvas sit

  • Thursday, 1/14/21, 1:00-2:00

Grading in Canvas

This webinar will review setting up your assignment categories/gradebook in Canvas, using Speedgrader to provide feedback, and releasing grades.

  • Tuesday, 1/26/21, 10:00-11:00



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