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Inclusive Courses in Canvas According to Universal Design for Learning: Practical Design Ideas

Session Description: Universal Design for Learning (UDL)-based instruction promotes inclusive learning that meets the diverse needs of all students. Three UDL principles, nine guidelines, and 31…

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Resources for Continued Success (Canvas Summer Road Trip Series)

In this session, we will wrap up our Summer Series by reviewing Canvas course essentials and identifying resources to support course design and delivery. Session Objectives •Review the…

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Planning Learning Experiences & Instruction Part 2: Organizing Your Content (Canvas Summer Road Trip Series)

In this session, we will: discuss why course structure matters by identifying some of the benefits and outcomes. identify various ways we can structure and sequence course content. explore…

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Determining Acceptable Evidence (Canvas Summer Road Trip Series)

Today’s plan is to discuss some strategies for aligning assessments to course objectives. That is, how do we create an assessment that actually assesses what’s stated in the objective?…

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PowerPoint Design: Formatting Tips and Tricks

Facilitator: Carolyn Fitzpatrick, Instructional Designer IV, Huizenga College of Business and EntrepreneurshipLink to the handout referenced in the training:…

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Effective Use of Teams for Project Based Learning

Session Description:Project-based learning (PBL) has been shown to be a powerful tool in the classroom. This method can also be used effectively in the online teaching environment. In this…

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Using Non-CRN Canvas “Courses” to Provide Targeted Academic Content to Students

Session Description: People most often use Canvas as a home for formal course content, but it has an even broader capacity to support students' learning when we think outside of the box. In this…

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Teaching During a Pandemic or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Teaching Online

Session Description: Everyone’s lives were turned upside down during quarantine in 2020. Traditional face-to-face lectures were out of the question and teachers everywhere were forced to adapt…

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Humanizing Approaches to Teaching with Technology

Education is a caring practice. As such, it is important to consider the effectiveness of the technologies we use for promoting productivity, supporting student engagement, and facilitating a…

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My 20 Years With Quality Matters and How it Impacts My Teaching

In this session, Dr. Finley will discuss her involvement with Quality Matters as a Master Reviewer and Master Facilitator since it was founded in 2003. She will also discuss how her involvement with…

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Using Virtual Escape Rooms to Engage your Students, Colleagues, and Staff! -Part 2

This is Part 2 of a two-part series:Part 2:Do you want to develop your own virtual escape room? This is part two of a two-part workshop on how to create your own virtual escape room. Participants…

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LEC Guest Lecture Series: Hypertextual Class Projects & Digital Communities

Session Description: Digital curriculum, or curriculum that emphasizes the use of technology to support or enhance learning environments and means of assessment, impacts the identities of those…

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LEC Guest Lecture Series: Infusing SEL into Distance & Blended Educational Environments

The purpose of this session is to assist faculty in understanding the importance of Social Emotional Learning (SEL) and integrating concepts and strategies of SEL into online distance and blended…

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Using Case Studies to Enhance Instructional Approaches and the Student’s Learning Experience

Session Description: The purpose of this session is to discuss how case studies add value to instructional approaches and students' learning experiences. The session will include an overview of…

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LEC Guest Lecture Series: Visual Design-Back to Basics

The purpose of this session is to share applicable visual design principles on aesthetics such as color, font, space, layout, and other elements. A simple, clear, and organized course promotes…

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Zoom Beyond the Basics: Upping our Zoom Game

Session DescriptionAs the second semester of Blend-Flex teaching is underway, let’s take what we've learned so far and "up our Zoom game." Many of you have participated in Zoom…

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