October 2020 Information Sessions

Fall is here, and we have more information sessions for everyone! Please join us this month for presentations on: Canvas Assignments and Quizzes: Learn more about the different assignment and quizzing tools available in your Canvas courses.  This hands-on session covers creating new assignments and quizzes, and organizing them for your students. Thursday, October 8, […]

September 2020 Information Sessions

Welcome Back!  For September, we are providing training with Office 365 OneNote, Engaging Students in Zoom, sharing additional devices in your Zoom sessions, and Kaltura quizzing and editing for your courses and meetings. Please register below to join us! Engaging Students in Zoom:  This session covers best practices when engaging students in synchronous online settings. […]

August 2020 Information Sessions

This August we are providing training with Office 365 Teams, Whiteboard applications, Zoom, and Engaging Students Synchronously for your courses, meetings and collaborations.  Please register below to join us!   Engaging Students Synchronously:  This session covers best practices when engaging students in synchronous online settings. Topics include how to help students engage with the content, […]

July 2020 Information Sessions

Join us for information sessions on Zoom, Canvas and Kaltura this July!  Please register below so we may share the Zoom meeting room link with you. Getting Started with Kaltura in Canvas:  Integrate media into your course with Kaltura! The Kaltura learning tools allows students and instructors to create and share media content within Canvas. […]

March 2020 Information Sessions

This March we are providing hands-on training with Office 365, Solstice and Zoom tools for your courses, meetings and collaborations. Office 365 – Digital Storytelling with Sway: From student reports to monthly newsletters, today’s classrooms have many stories to tell.  Digital storytelling with Microsoft Sway lets teachers and students focus on the content and not […]

February 2020 Information Sessions

Please join us this February for information sessions on our Kaltura Capture and Office 365 Sway applications for your classes. Kaltura Capture – Makes it easy to create videos and other rich media without specialized equipment. Kaltura Capture provides a simple interface to create desktop video from the office, at home, or on-the-go. Weather cancellation […]

Kaltura Quizzes Workshop

Join us on Thursday, January 30 at Noon in Dawson 213A computer lab for a hands-on Kaltura Quizzes workshop.  Our Kaltura software allows you to make an interactive quiz from any video, including online and self-produced content.  Connect your interactive video quiz to your Canvas course gradebook and have it automatically update your student grades.  […]

Sixth Annual Faculty Development Day

Join us for our Sixth Annual Faculty and Staff Development event on Monday, January 6, 2020 from noon to 3:00 PM. This year we are featuring presentations on technology and pedagogy, including Virtual Reality, Kaltura video in Canvas and Penn State collaboration and storage tools.   Our event will be in the Information Sciences and […]

November 2019 Information Sessions

This November we are featuring Brown Bag information sessions on cloud storage, Kaltura, and Canvas. Come out and learn more! Cloud Storage at Penn State – Review and practice with Penn State cloud storage services such as PASS, OneDrive and Box.  We will demonstrate each system and discuss recommendations for best use. Tuesday, November 5, […]

October 2019 Training

Join us this October for information sessions on Canvas, Virtual Reality, Office 365 Teams and Accessibility! Accessibility in Canvas – Courses need to be accessible for all students, discover Canvas tools for making accessible content. Thursday, October 3, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (Dawson 213A Lab)   Virtual Reality: 360 Degree Video – See faculty […]