Calendar

Jan
26
Tue
Canvas Basics
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

This online training session for instructors and course builders 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.

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

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

Zoom with Canvas
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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/techtraining

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

 

Jan
27
Wed
Virtual Drop-In Help
Jan 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop in for one-on-one help from an educational technologist. 

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

Using the Modules Tool
Jan 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Learn how to organize and manage your course content in Canvas using the Modules tool. 

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

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

Jan
28
Thu
How to use VoiceThread to engage students throughout the term
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

VoiceThread is an online platform that allows instructors and students to create asynchronous conversations around media presentations, and can be a valuable tool when engaging students remotely. Professor Margaret Morris (Occupational Therapy) will present examples of how she uses VoiceThread throughout the term to engage her students, followed by an in-depth explanation of how to set up VoiceThread in your own courses.

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

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

Jan
29
Fri
Virtual Drop-In Help
Jan 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Drop in for one-on-one help from an educational technologist. 

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

Feb
1
Mon
Virtual Drop-In Help
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Drop in for one-on-one help from an educational technologist. 

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

Feb
2
Tue
Poll Everywhere in Canvas
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 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 for the session here: http://go.tufts.edu/techtraining

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

Feb
3
Wed
Virtual Drop-In Help
Feb 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Drop in for one-on-one help from an educational technologist. 

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

Feb
5
Fri
Virtual Drop-In Help
Feb 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Drop in for one-on-one help from an educational technologist. 

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