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Training Workshops

Faculty Training Workshops


Faculty Canvas Drop-in Lab Summer 2018 

Opens Tuesday, September 25th, 2018


Faculty Drop-In Lab: The faculty drop-in lab will be held every Tuedsay from 2pm-4pm in New Samuelson Building, Media Production Lab Room 125D . Facuty can stop by anytime during the 2-hour block to get help on Canvas, Panopto, Respondus, Top Hatin-class student response systems. No appointment necessary.

Class NameDate & TimeLocation
Faculty Drop-in LabTuesdays 2-4pmSAM 125D Media Production Lab


All workshops count towards the Master Online Teacher Certification.

To register for one of the workshops below, please login into MyCWU >> Employee Tab >> Training Folder>> Request Training Enrollment then Search by Course Number. Training Enrollment Instructions. For enrollment assistance, please contact Kathy Johnson in HR 509-963-2072.

Faculty at the University Centers and the Ellensburg campus, who wish to attend a training session from the comfort of their own office, may select an online webinar or review an on-demand recording.

*Additional webinars can be scheduled by contacting the instructor directly. 

Important: All workshop attendance will be tracked on the HR Training Summary and can be used as evidence of teaching effectiveness for performance reviews.

Subscribe to the Upcoming Trainings listserv, to a receive a weekly email of all workshops. To sign up, just send an email to Central Learning Academy (CLA) at

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Fall 2018 Workshop Schedule

Class NameDate & TimeLocationInstructor
CAN139 Web Conferencing in CanvasWed. Sept 26, 2-3pmSAM 124Joy Bensiger
CAN149 Create Accessible Documents Wed. Sept 26, 3-4pmSAM 124Chad Schone
CAN123 Online Tests & Respondus Thurs. Sept 27, 2-3pmSAM 124

Joy Bensiger

CAN131 Advanced Panopto Thurs. Sept 27, 3-4pmSAM 124Chad Schone

CAN137 Streaming Media Resources / Embed video in Canvas

Fri. Sept 28, 2-3pmSAM 124Geri Hopkins
CAN125 Universal Design & Accessibility Fri. Sept 28, 3-4pmSAM 124

Chad Schone

CAN156 Top Hat – OER Textbook & Student Engagement App

Thurs. Nov 8, 2-3pm SAM 124

Forrest Hollingsworth


Prepare Canvas for Winter 2018

Class NameDate & TimeLocationInstructor
CAN156 Top Hat Student Engagement AppTues. Nov 13, 3-4pmSAM 124Forrest Hollingsworth
CAN101 Intro to CanvasWed. Nov 14, 2-3pmSAM 124

Delayna Breckon   

CAN104 Save Time Grading: Speedgrader & Rubrics ONLINEMon. Nov 19, 3-4pm


Blackboard Ultra

Joy Bensiger

CAN126 Intro to PanoptoThurs. Nov 14, 3-4pm      SAM 124   

Chad Schone

CAN140 Create Accessible DocumentsThurs. Nov 16, 2-3pmSAM 124

Chad Schone

CAN128 Plan/Design OL Course ONLINEWed. Nov 28, 2-3pmWEBINAR

Blackboard Ultra

Joy Bensiger

CAN125 Universal Design & AccessibilityWed. Nov 28, 3-4pmSAM 124Chad Schone


On-Demand Workshop Recordings

To receive credit on your HR Training Summary, email and include the title of the session you participated in. All faculty are enrolled in the CWU Instructor Resource Canvas Course which has instructional guides on all learning technologies.

CAN101 Intro to Canvas
CAN104 Canvas Gradebook
CAN107 Turnitin for Plagiarism Detection
CAN126 Intro to Panopto
CAN131 Advanced Panopto 
CAN133 Lecture Capture Best Practices
CAN137 Streaming Media in Canvas: MediaAMP
CAN140 Create Accessible Documents


Training Offered by Vendors

Respondus Online Webinars


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