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COVID19 SITE UPDATE
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.

Aug
10
Mon
Virtual Drop-In Help
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Drop in to get your Canvas questions answered by an educational technologist. 

Join the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/my/etshelp

CELT Faculty Spotlight on GILD: Global Integrated Learning & Design
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

GILD: Global Integrated Learning & Design panelists 

  • Mala Ghosh, Senior Director, Study Abroad & Global Education
  • Kris Manjapra, Associate Professor of History (A&S) 
  • Chris Miller, Assistant Professor of International History (Fletcher) 

Zoom Link – https://tufts.zoom.us/j/95238948434

 

Zoom with Canvas
Aug 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 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 should 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/my/cgirar02

Aug
11
Tue
Virtual Drop-In Help
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Drop in to get your Canvas questions answered by an educational technologist. 

Join the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/my/etshelp

Poll Everywhere in Canvas
Aug 11 @ 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_3yFTw5vunY96CQl

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

Aug
12
Wed
Virtual Drop-In Help
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Drop in to get your Canvas questions answered by an educational technologist. 

Join the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/my/etshelp

Discussion in Canvas
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn how to set up threaded online discussions and how to easily grade them. 

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/my/nhirsig

Aug
13
Thu
Canvas Gradebook
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Canvas Gradebook helps instructors easily input, manage and release grades to students. Topics covered in this online workshop include:

  • Gradebook Views
  • Grading Policies
  • Import/Export Grades
  • Grading History
  • Assignment Groups
  • Weighted Grading
  • Grading Schemes
  • Student “What if?” Grades

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

To attend the workshop, connect to the meeting on Zoom: https://tufts.zoom.us/my/nhirsig 

Virtual Drop-In Help
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Drop in to get your Canvas questions answered by an educational technologist. 

Join the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/my/etshelp

Aug
14
Fri
Virtual Drop-In Help
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Drop in to get your Canvas questions answered by an educational technologist. 

Join the Zoom meeting: https://tufts.zoom.us/my/etshelp


The Teaching@Tufts website reflects Tufts University’s commitment to supporting the continuous professional development of each faculty member. We feature timely, helpful and innovative information to inspire you and provide direction for solving your teaching challenges. We hope you find it a resource you return to frequently, and which you recommend to others. We also welcome your suggestions and contributions of content.

Teaching@Tufts is developed and curated by the Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching, and Educational Technology Services, with the support of the Tufts University Committee on Teaching and Faculty Development. The site is structured to reflect the approaches to teaching, learning, and professional development which are supported by the the institution.