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Workshops and Programs

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Remote Teaching
Remote Teaching Starter Kit
A quick start guide to courses to help you adjust to a remote learning environment

Teaching with MS Teams Series
A series of workshops, resources, hands-on tutorials, practice sessions and videos that ….read more

Practice Sessions
Before going live with your new screen-sharing, breakout room, white boarding, etc….read more

Convert Your Syllabus to an eLearn Course (3-Part Workshop)
This three-part workshop guides participants through the process of building an online course….read more

Engaging Students in Online Classes
Engaging students asynchronously and synchronously increases their participation, motivation, etc….read more

Gradebook Guru
Want to get the most out of your eLearn gradebook? In this workshop we will show...read more

Teaching with the New Features in Zoom
Zoom has been evolving. This webinar introduces some of the newest features….read more

Facilitating and Evaluating Discussion Forums in eLearn
Have you struggled to get students engaged in asynchronous discussions? Does it….read more

Intro To Podcasting
Feb 2, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Podcasting can be an effective alternative for communicating….read more

Making Short Videos with Camtasia
Feb 23, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Would short instructional videos created by you enhance the student experience in your course? ….read more

 

Educational Technology

Teaching with MS Teams Series
A series of workshops, resources, hands-on tutorials, practice sessions and videos that ….read more

Practice Sessions
Before going live with your new screen-sharing, breakout room, white boarding, etc….read more

Gradebook Guru
Want to get the most out of your eLearn gradebook? In this workshop we will show...read more

Teaching with the New Features in Zoom
Zoom has been evolving. This webinar introduces some of the newest features….read more

Intro To Podcasting
Feb 2,  2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Podcasting can be an effective alternative for communicating….read more

Making Short Videos with Camtasia
Feb 23, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Would short instructional videos created by you enhance the student experience in your course? ….read more

 

Teaching Enhancement

Active Learning Online 
This 2-week workshop is developed specifically for CapU faculty interested in complementing or rethinking….read more

Open Classroom Week – Five Days of Online Class Visit Opportunities
Jan 25 – Feb 5, 2021
Looking for inspiration, reflection and dialogue on your remote adapted teaching this spring?.…read more

CTE’s Spring 2021 Book Club
Starting Jan 26
As a book club participant, you will find the authors of this text offer much to ponder…read more

Teacher as Researcher, Faculty Learning Community
Are you interested in and excited about engaging in developing a research question...read more

Liberating Structures Online
Come practice and experience the power of Liberating Structures in a safe and welcoming peer environment. The practice group meets monthly and all faculty are welcome to drop in!

Introduction to Decolonizing and Indigenizing Curriculum
Tuesdays Feb 2 – Mar 9
What are the basics to indigenizing curriculum? Join us for a five-day micro course on Decolonizing and Indigenizing Curriculum.

Moving Beyond Multiple Choice – Workshop Series
Feb 4, 11:30 pm – 12:30 pm Feb 23, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
In this workshop series, participants can take all workshops in step or pick and choose in …..read more

Creative Ways to Reduce Your Marking
Feb 8, 11:30am  Mar 4, 9:00 am
Constantly swamped with marking in the Fall and determined to make the Spring …read more

Addressing Triggers and Microaggressions In The Learning Environment
Part 1 – Feb 10, 2021  Part 2 – Mar 10, 2021
Are you interested in learning to identify and create strategies for the prevention….read more

Designing and Implementing Rubrics
Feb 11, 2021 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Design, or re-design, a rubric and learn how to integrate it into eLearn to streamline your.…read more.

ISW Instructional Skills Workshop – Remote Adapted
Spring 2021 Session
February 16 – 19, 2021
We are offering the ISWs in a remote format (including synchronous and asynchronous sessions) …..read more

Getting Students to Use Written Feedback
Mar 10, 10:00 – 11:00
Are you frustrated with the time you take to provide feedback to students, only...read more

Truth, Reconciliation and Allyship FLC 
This FLC will provide a safe place for Faculty to examine their worldview while strengthening…read more

 

Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the territories of the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Sechelt (shíshálh), Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.

 

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