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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 eLearn Thursdays
Every Thursdays from Oct 22 to Jan 14
These 30-min sessions will provide hands-on tutorials for moving your ….read more

Accelerate Learning in Zoom
Nov 5, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join in a quick session about the Zoom features that can accelerate learning in your remote class….read more

Convert Your Syllabus to an eLearn Course (3-Part Workshop)
Option 1: Nov 9, 10, 13 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Option 2: Dec14, 15, 18 10:00 am – 11:30 am
This three-part workshop guides participants through the process of building an online course….read more

Introduction to MS Teams
Nov 23, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Nov 30, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm & Dec 14, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Microsoft Teams provides a digital platform that can be used to host your synchronous class….read more

Introduction to Zoom
Nov 23 10:00 am – 11:00 am Nov 30 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Dec 14 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Zoom video conferencing has arrived at CapU. Learn how to run a Zoom session….read more

Online Assessment and Exams
Nov 27 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Dec 14 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore options for translating common assessments into online format….read more

Educational Technology
Teaching with eLearn Thursdays
Every Thursdays from Oct 22 to Jan 14
These 30-min sessions will provide hands-on tutorials for moving your ….read more

Accelerate Learning in Zoom
Nov 5, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join in a quick session about the Zoom features that can accelerate learning in your remote class….read more

Introduction to MS Teams
Nov 23, 1:00 pm Nov 30, 4:00 pm & Dec 14, 1:00 pm
Microsoft Teams provides a digital platform that can be used to host your synchronous class….read more

Introduction to Zoom
Nov 23 10:00 am – 11:00 am Nov 30 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Dec 14 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Zoom video conferencing has arrived at CapU. Learn how to run a Zoom session….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
November 2 – November 6, 2020
The week will start with a live kick-off Zoom session, then during Open Classroom…read more

Book Club ‘Small Teaching Online 
Nov 3, 17 & Dec 1 1:00 pm – 2:20 pm
Our book choice this fall is Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning Science in Online Classes by….read more

Moving Beyond Multiple Choice – Workshop Series
Nov 9, 16, 23, 30 & Dec 7, 2020
In this workshop series, participants can take all workshops in step or pick and choose in …..read more

Developing Student Feedback Literacy
Nov 18 , 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you frustrated with the time you take to provide feedback to students …..read more

Design your Discussion Forum Activity for Spring 2021
Nov 25, 9:00 am – 10:20 am
In this workshop, you will re-design an existing asynchronous discussion …..read more

ISW Instructional Skills Workshop  – Remote Adapted for Fall 2020  
Dec 9, 10, 16, 17 1:00 pm – 2:20 pm
We are offering the ISWs in a remote format (including synchronous and asynchronous sessions)  …..read more

Creating Community in Online Courses in Zoom
Dec 17 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Building a community of learners in an online course rewards student participation and increases …..read more

Decolonizing and Indigenizing Curriculum

Introduction to Decolonizing and Indigenizing Curriculum
 
What are the basics to indigenizing curriculum? Join us for a five-day microcourse on Decolonization and Indigenization Curriculum.

Communities of Practice

Liberating Structures Online
Oct 29 & Nov 26 1:00pm – 2:20 pm

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!

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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