WELCOME!

This site hosts a plethora of resources for teaching and effective use of technology to support your learning goals for your students. We are also developing specific sections to support you in adopting the most effective practices for highly engaging teaching online.  In the right sidebar of this page, you will find links to Online Course DesignOnline TeachingOnline Assessment, and available technology tools for teaching.

Please visit regularly for updated resources and Zoom sessions on a variety of topics.

Sep
21
Mon
Zoom with Canvas
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This online training session for instructors in all schools will focus on how to access, host, schedule, and share recordings in Zoom and Canvas.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to review Zoom documentation at https://tuftsedtech.screenstepslive.com/s/19028/m/94934

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Register for the session here: http://go.tufts.edu/canvastraining

To attend the session, connect to the meeting on Zoom: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/94139061257?pwd=czFwREI3S1hFNWdpVlhLRUJsNERzUT09

 

Sep
22
Tue
Poll Everywhere in Canvas
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

In this online training session, we’ll show you how to create interactive lessons to use in your classroom with Poll Everywhere. We’ll discuss creating and delivering questions which students can answer with their mobile devices and ways to share student responses in real time. We’ll also cover the reporting and gradebook features of Poll Everywhere.

Prior to the session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. Log in to https://www.polleverywhere.com. (If you experience any login issues please contact edtech@tufts.edu.)
  2. Review the Poll Everywhere getting started guide.

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Register here: https://tufts.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_55skyxWb9KItImp

To join the session, connect to the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/99913052378?pwd=TWQwSk9kSGt0cnZaQ01yTjh3QWt4dz09

Sep
23
Wed
CELT Roundtable: Check-In for Faculty Teaching Large Classes
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 10:00 -11:00 am

This is a roundtable dedicated to faculty teaching large classes who want to check-in, share your experiences thus far, and share some teaching tips with each other and the CELT team.

Zoom link: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/92231416532

Canvas Basics for TUSM instructors
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

This online training session for instructors and course builders in the School of Medicine will focus on strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video (04:28)
  2. View the Canvas User Settings and Profile Picture video (05:03)
  3. Log into Canvas, click on the “Account” button, set your Notification Preferences and create your Canvas Profile.

Register here: http://go.tufts.edu/TUSMCanvasTraining

To join the session, connect to the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/99913052378?pwd=TWQwSk9kSGt0cnZaQ01yTjh3QWt4dz09

CELT Roundtable: Check-in for Multi-Modality Teaching (in person and remote)
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 from 2:00pm – 3:00 pm

This is a roundtable for faculty teaching both face-to-face and remote students who would like to get together to talk about how this complex approach is going, share best practices, and problem solve emerging challenges.

Zoom link: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/92231416532

Sep
28
Mon
Zoom with Canvas
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This online training session for instructors in all schools will focus on how to access, host, schedule, and share recordings in Zoom and Canvas.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to review Zoom documentation at https://tuftsedtech.screenstepslive.com/s/19028/m/94934

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Register for the session here: http://go.tufts.edu/canvastraining

To attend the session, connect to the meeting on Zoom: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/94139061257?pwd=czFwREI3S1hFNWdpVlhLRUJsNERzUT09

 

Oct
1
Thu
Poll Everywhere in Canvas
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

In this online training session, we’ll show you how to create interactive lessons to use in your classroom with Poll Everywhere. We’ll discuss creating and delivering questions which students can answer with their mobile devices and ways to share student responses in real time. We’ll also cover the reporting and gradebook features of Poll Everywhere.

Prior to the session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. Log in to https://www.polleverywhere.com. (If you experience any login issues please contact edtech@tufts.edu.)
  2. Review the Poll Everywhere getting started guide.

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Register here: https://tufts.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_55skyxWb9KItImp

To join the session, connect to the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/99913052378?pwd=TWQwSk9kSGt0cnZaQ01yTjh3QWt4dz09

Oct
6
Tue
Creating Video in Canvas with Kaltura Capture
Oct 6 @ 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.

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Register here: https://tufts.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9ukcD4QrXNDITkh

To join the session, connect to the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/99913052378?pwd=TWQwSk9kSGt0cnZaQ01yTjh3QWt4dz09

Oct
7
Wed
Zoom with Canvas
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This online training session for instructors in all schools will focus on how to access, host, schedule, and share recordings in Zoom and Canvas.

Prior to the training session, participants are encouraged to review Zoom documentation at https://tuftsedtech.screenstepslive.com/s/19028/m/94934

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Register for the session here: http://go.tufts.edu/canvastraining

To attend the session, connect to the meeting on Zoom: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/94139061257?pwd=czFwREI3S1hFNWdpVlhLRUJsNERzUT09

 

Oct
20
Tue
Poll Everywhere in Canvas
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

In this online training session, we’ll show you how to create interactive lessons to use in your classroom with Poll Everywhere. We’ll discuss creating and delivering questions which students can answer with their mobile devices and ways to share student responses in real time. We’ll also cover the reporting and gradebook features of Poll Everywhere.

Prior to the session, participants are encouraged to:

  1. Log in to https://www.polleverywhere.com. (If you experience any login issues please contact edtech@tufts.edu.)
  2. Review the Poll Everywhere getting started guide.

Registration is encouraged, but not required. Register here: https://tufts.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_55skyxWb9KItImp

To join the session, connect to the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/j/99913052378?pwd=TWQwSk9kSGt0cnZaQ01yTjh3QWt4dz09


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