February Teaching with Technology webinars

Whether you're new to teaching with technology or you want to keep your skills fresh, Academic Technology Support Services can help! Join us for a webinar, request a consultation, or to get need-to-know information about Canvas, sign up for our Teaching with Technology newsletter.  A list of webinars available in February are below.

New Features in the Canvas Gradebook webinar

In this 30-minute webinar, you’ll learn to use sorting, filtering, and arranging so that gradebook reflects how you think about your course. We’ll cover how familiar features, like assignment muting, have evolved into hiding grades. You’ll understand how to set course-wide policies for late submissions and grade visibility. You’ll leave this course knowing how to avoid pitfalls around grade posting as well as how to prepare final grades for a smooth pass to PeopleSoft.

2-2:30 p.m.
Enroll in New Features in the Canvas Gradebook webinar.

Choose Accessible Learning Content webinar

If you’re anything like us, you want to get accessibility “right.”  However, it can be overwhelming knowing where to start and deciding what to do. Join this webinar and learn 10 tips to get you started. The tips you will gain in this webinar will generally improve the experience for individuals with non-apparent disabilities and who use adaptive technologies to support their learning. The tips will also improve accessibility and usability for other users as well.

11 a.m. - noon
Enroll the Choose Accessible Learning Content webinar.

Design Challenge: Online Peer Review with Engaging and Balanced Assessments webinar

In this one-hour session, learn how a basic peer review process can lead to higher levels of engagement and motivation. We will consider some concrete steps to design a peer review assignment, and then create the assignment using Canvas Peer Review tools. In addition to sharing Canvas tips and tricks, we will brainstorm other technology tools you might be able to use. While this webinar includes an introduction to the Canvas Peer Review tool, we assume a basic working knowledge of Canvas.

2-3 p.m.
Enroll in the Design Challenge webinar.