Tools for Teaching

Tools for Teaching is a series of workshops to support faculty in learning new ways to use educational technologies. These workshops are hands-on so bring your laptop and questions with you.

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Tools for Teaching Workshop : Using Google Docs

Thursday, January 26th from 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Facilitated by Megan Alstot in the FIT Studio, Solano 1201
Come learn how to use Google Docs to curate content, create collaborative assignments, and provide targeted feedback.

Tools for Teaching Workshop: Getting Started in CI Learn

Monday, January 30th from 10:00am – 11:30am
Facilitated by Kristi O’Neil-Gonzalez in the FIT Studio, Solano 1201

This workshop will focus on getting familiar with the basics of CI Learn such as adding in your syllabus or lecture slides, organizing your course with content folders, customizing your course menu, and building learning modules. We will also discuss the 5 Essential Elements recommended to incorporate in every CI Learn course and they include; the Start Here page, Instructor Information, Announcements, Syllabus, and an Ask & Answer Forum.

Tools for Teaching Workshop: Using Google Slides

Thursday, February 23rd from 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Facilitated by Megan Alstot in the FIT Studio, Solano 1201
Tired of passive PowerPoint presentations? Come learn how to use Google Slides as a dynamic instructional tool and launch pad for critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity.

Tools for Teaching Workshop: Creating Student Portfolios with Google Sites

Thursday, April 6th from 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Facilitated by Megan Alstot in the FIT Studio, Solano 1201

Come learn how to harness the power of electronic portfolios using the new Google Sites. Students can create visually and intellectually stimulating showcases to share with instructors, peers, and future employers.