Workshops

Political Science class in Cohen auditorium with students attending in person and via Zoom (Alonso Nichols/Tufts University)

Educational Technology Services and our colleagues in Tufts Technology Services offer workshops, drop-in trainings, and faculty development programs throughout the year. Here are some of our upcoming events:

  • ETS Workshops and Drop-In sessions for Tufts Faculty – offered by ETS staff for a range of tools including Canvas, Zoom, Poll Everywhere, and others – SEE CALENDAR BELOW
  • Recorded Workshops & Trainings – for instructors who can’t attend a live session, recorded versions of our most popular workshops & trainings are available
  • Getting Started with Tufts Tools – introduction to teaching tools including Zoom, Box, and Qualtrics. Follow the link, click “Instructor Led Training” and search for “Getting Started with Tufts Tools”
  • Tufts Faculty Learning Communities – where instructors can learn from in-house experts and from each other to build skills and strategies
Dec
7
Wed
Faculty Panel on Tools for Student-Centered Learning
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Are you interested in how other Tufts faculty are engaging students? If so, join your colleagues to learn about technologies that facilitate active learning in the classroom, social annotation, multi-media engagement, and more. In this “sampler” panel discussion, you’ll get a quick introduction from four faculty members on the tools they use and discuss possibilities for engagement and learning.

Facutly Panel:

  • Lauren Crowe (Biology): Poll Everywhere
  • Nick Seaver (Anthropology): Hypothesis
  • Tawna Wilkinson (Dept of Physical Therapy): VoiceThread
  • Diren Pamuk Turner (Chemistry): WordPress

Sign up here!

Kaltura Training – Record, Edit, and Post Video in Canvas
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Kaltura Capture can be used to create an online presentation or record anything on your screen. After this online training, you will be able to record, edit and post video in Canvas using the Kaltura Capture recording and editing tools. We’ll also discuss research-backed ways to structure your videos so they are most beneficial for your students’ learning.

Learn more about Kaltura Capture in our user guides.

Register for the Kaltura training session here:  https://tufts.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7a3M9fLrBBn1qSy