The Return of Countdown to Classes
Each school year gives us a fresh start and a chance to try something new. The IRC wants to inspire you with some different ways to use campus technology tools. Here’s a sneak peek of what we have lined up for the Countdown to Classes:
4 Weeks to Go
This Year I Want to Rethink my Syllabus
Syllabus and Course Schedule Design
Description: Our syllabus and course schedule set the stage for our classes. This session will cover different options for designing your syllabus and course schedule while exploring ways of posting and displaying information in Canvas. Please bring a copy of a current syllabus.
August 2nd from 1:00 – 2:00pm in Decker 347
3 Weeks to Go
This Year I Want to Rethink my Course Homepage
Course Homepage Options in Canvas
Description: Canvas has many options for creating a course homepage that suits you. This session will cover different course home options and share some design secrets for creating something inviting and useful for students.
August 9th from 1:00 – 2:00pm in Decker 347
2 Weeks to Go
This Year I Want to Rethink my Presentations
Creating Engaging Presentations
Description: We only have a short amount of time with students each week. This session will help you rethink the way you communicate and present data in the classroom.
August 16th from 1:00 – 2:00pm in Decker 347
1 Week to Go
This Year We’re All Going to Rethink Accessibility
Accessibility Basics for Teaching and Technology
The IRC will be part of a panel discussion on accessibility issues related to teaching and technology during the fall faculty sessions. We hope to see you there!
Please remember that the IRC is available all year to work with you on whatever teaching and technology project you might have. Email us today!