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Faculty Workshops

Faculty Open Canvas & Panopto Lab:

Every Tuesday (Noon-2pm), Black Hall 141 - Drop in, no registration needed.  Want to get started with Panopto lecture capture or need to refresh your memory on how to use the Canvas gradebook?  Stop by and get your questions answered by a Panopto or Canvas specialist!


Winter 2016 Schedule

To register for one of the workshops below, please login into MyCWU >> Employee Tab >> Training Folder>> Request Training Enrollment

Workshops eligible for the Master Online Teacher Certification

Faculty at the University Centers and the Ellensburg campus, who wish to attend a training session from the comfort of their own office, may request a live training webinar delivered via Collaborate.

For more information on these sessions please call Joy Bensiger 509-963-2039

Workshop TitleDate & TimeLocationInstructor

*CAN126 - Panopto Lecture Capture (Intro)

Wednesday
January 6
2:00-3:00pm
Black 141Chad Schone
*CAN101 - Intro to Canvas Thursday
January 7
2:00-3:00pm
Black 141Joy Bensiger
*CAN101 - Intro to Canvas WEBINARTuesday
January 12
3:00-4:00pm
OnlineJoy Bensiger
*CAN128 - Planning and Designing an Online CourseWednesday January 13
2:00-3:00pm
Black Hall 141Joy Bensiger
*CAN131 - Panopto Lecture Capture (Advanced)Thursday
January 14
2:00-3:00pm
Black Hall 141Chad Schone
*CAN123 - Online Tests & Respondus (Intro)Thursday
January 14
3:00-4:00pm
Black Hall 141Joy Bensiger
*CAN125 - Universal Design & AccessibilityTuesday
January 19
2:00-3:00pm
Black 141Joy Bensiger
*CAN130 - Online Tests & Respondus (Advanced)Wednesday
January 20
3:00-4:00pm
Black Hall 141Joy Bensiger
*CAN126 - Panopto Lecture Capture (Intro)Thursday
January 21
3:00-4:00pm
Black Hall 141Chad Schone
*CAN132  - Presenter to Panopto ConversionTuesday
January 26
3:00-4:00pm
Black Hall 141Chad Schone
*CAN125 - Universal Design and Accessibility WEBINARWednesday
January 27
2:00-3:00pm
OnlineJoy Bensiger
*QUA001 - Qualtrics Surveys for Courses

Thursday 
January 28 2:00-3:00pm

Black Hall 141Todd Weber
*CAN126 - Panopto Lecture Capture (Intro)Tuesday
February 2
2:00-3:00pm
Black Hall 141

Chad Schone

*CAN129 - Online Tests in CanvasWednesday
February 3
2:00-3:00pm
Black Hall 141Joy Bensiger
*CAN133 - Lecture Capture Best PracticesWednesday February 10
1:00-2:00pm
Black Hall 141Chad Schone
*CAN104 - Save Time Grading: Canvas Assignments, Rubrics and SpeedGraderWednesday February 10
2:00-3:00pm
Black Hall 141Joy Bensiger
*CAN126 - Panopto Lecture Capture (intro) WEBINARWednesday
February 17
1:00-2:00pm
OnlineChad Schone
*CAN132 - Presenter to Panopto ConversionWednesday
February 17
2:00-3:00pm
Black Hall 141Chad Schone
*CAN131 - Panopto Lecture Capture (Advanced)Thursday
February 25
3:00-4:00pm
Black 141Chad Schone
*CAN126 - Panopto Lecture Capture (Intro)Thursday
March 3
3:00-4:00pm
Black Hall 141Chad Schone

Workshop Descriptions

Intro to Canvas: Learn to customize your Canvas course details, create a profile, and update your settings and notifications.  You will also learn how to upload documents and create assignments.

Lecture Capture Best Practices: This workshop will offer best practices for creating compelling lecture capture videos for your courses, examining details such as lighting, backgrounds, audio, and technical settings, as well as tips on how to organize content, improve speaking style, and minimize fillers.

Online Tests in Canvas: In this workshop, you will learn how to add tests in Canvas, how to create test groups for question banks, and select questions from different groups for your quizzes and exams.

Online Tests & Respondus (Intro): During this hands-on workshop, you will create a quiz in Word, that can be uploaded to Canvas via Respondus 4.0. Bring your own quiz questions, or use one of our examples. Learn how to utilize Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor to maximize the integrity of online tests.  

Online Tests & Respondus (Advanced): During this hands‐on workshop, you will learn to use some of the advanced features of Respondus, such as linking question banks and adding media content to your quizzes and exams.

OneSearch: How to use OneSearch, the Library catalog. OneSearch offers our users major advantages: 1) unifying book and journal searches, 2) streamlining Summit and Interlibrary Loan functions within the system, and 3) providing access to millions of articles and reports that were previously unavailable.

Organize Your Course With Modules: Simplify the navigation and organization of your course for students with the use of modules. Modules hold assignments, files, web links, and wiki pages. They can be locked or require sequential completion.

Panopto Lecture Capture (Intro):  Participants will explore the Panopto interface, getting hands-on instruction on how to record a lecture that includes video, audio and presentation slides.  They will also learn basic editing and how to add recorded sessions to their Canvas courses

Panopto Lecture Capture (Advanced): Participants will deepen their abilities using the Panopto interface, getting hands-on instruction on advanced editing techniques, exploration of sharing recordings, using multiple sources, utilizing the Student Dropbox feature and more.

Planning & Designing an Online Course: This session covers best practices in planning and designing online courses. Course design must answer questions such as how will students access course content, what types of learning exercises will be provided to encourage student-content interaction, how will the teacher communicate and interact with students, and how will students interact with one another.

Presenter to Panopto Conversion: Participants will learn how convert their Adobe Presenter files to Panopto format to repurpose their recorded lectures in our new lecture capture system. Note: Adobe Presenter is no longer being supported and will be decommissioned at the end of Winter quarter 2016.

Qualtrics Surveys for Courses: Learn how to use Qualtrics, the robust survey creation software available to all faculty, and discuss ways it can be integrated into traditional, hybrid, and online courses.

Save Time Grading - Canvas Assignments, Rubrics and SpeedGrader:  Learn how to save time grading, by using assignments with online submissions, Canvas rubric tools and weighted grades.  Let the SpeedGrader work for you, by using the inline grading tools.  

Universal Design & Accessibility: Learn how to design your course with accessibility and usability in mind.  Universal design benefits all students and provides a framework of best practices to help you deliver a successful online course.


CanvasLIVE offers various webinars free for faculty.

To view the schedule and register for these webinars follow this link:

https://community.canvaslms.com/community/ideas/canvaslive


Instructor Training for LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor

(45-minute webinar)

 Click here to register or view the full schedule.