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Creating and Sharing Video with Panopto

Monday, April 18, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am

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Recommended attendees: Instructors who are interested in teaching with video using Panopto 

This workshop is offered for enrichment and does not include a stipend 

This workshop will cover the basic features for producing and sharing video using Panopto. Topics include: recording and uploading video, embedding in Canvas, and analytics. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

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Engage your Students with PollEverywhere (Online & In Person)

Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Recommended attendees: Instructors looking to continue engaging students during class whether over Zoom, on campus or both.

This workshop will be available online via Zoom and in-person in the Noski Auditorium

This workshop is offered for enrichment and does not include a stipend.

PollEverywhere is a tool that provides a safe platform to engage your students with various polling activities such as word cloud, questions, and Q&A. Students can respond on their computer, iPad or mobile phone and the instructor can link the activities to Canvas grading to give students credit for their participation. This workshop will cover how to get started with PollEverywhere, how activities such as word cloud work, and how to create these activities.  

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

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Using Surveys and Quizzes in Your Canvas Course

Monday, May 2, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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Recommended attendees: Instructors using or interested in using Canvas for quizzes or surveys 

This workshop is offered for enrichment and does not include a stipend 
 
This workshop provides an overview of building and using quizzes and surveys in your Canvas course. Topics will include creating a quiz, time limits, question types, randomizing questions, grading, feedback, and providing accommodations such as extra time. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

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Grading in Canvas

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

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Recommended attendees: Instructors who have some experience using Canvas 

This workshop is offered for enrichment and does not include a stipend 
 
Learn how to give your students extra credit, grade more efficiently, automate late penalties and have Canvas calculate the students’ total grade more accurately. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

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Using Technology to Increase Digital Equity in your Course (Part 5)

Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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Recommended Attendees: Faculty who are interested in promoting digital equity in their courses

DATES:

Jan 18: 11am-12pm
Feb 3: 2pm-3pm
Mar 3: 2pm-3pm
Apr 7: 2pm-3pm
May 5: 2pm-3pm

Stipend: $300 (for the series)

Limit: 50 participants

This five-part workshop series covers practical suggestions and technical tools that can assist faculty in increasing the digital equity of their courses. The January 18 session will be an introduction that covers the core concepts of what justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) represent in the digital educational space of tomorrow’s classroom. The following sessions (first Thursday of every month) will cover technical practical tips, examples and training that should assist in increasing the digital equity of your courses.

Deliverables: Participation, a survey, and a short write-up on one course change the attendee is planning to make based on what was learnt during this series.

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding.

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Best Practices for Online Instruction

Friday, May 6, 2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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Stipend: $120 

Limit: 50 participants  

Recommended Attendees: Instructors who are new to teaching online or would like to improve their skills 

This workshop will go over the top best practices for the various tools used in online instruction at CSUN such as Canvas, Zoom, and Panopto. The topics covered will include best practices for building and managing courses in Canvas, audio and video production, and online student engagement. Come and learn how to avoid technology pitfalls, save time, and deliver engaging courses using technology. 

Deliverables: Participation during the session and a survey. 

Stipends are available for first-time attendees for some FTC Spring 2022 programs. Faculty who previously attended and were paid a stipend for any of the programs, can attend again for their own enrichment, however, no stipends will be paid. Faculty must be an active employee at the time of completion for funding. 

Note: Only Authenticated Users can join workshops 

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Recent Grad and Alumni Job Fair

Thursday, May 26, 2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

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Gather and analyze information from employers and organizations from a variety of industries to learn about job and internship opportunities. Read more

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