Professional Development Session / Webinar

Description

Location

2022 Dates

Time

Facilitator

Canvas Unscripted

Questions answered. Tips and tricks galore. Meet with the Canvas Help team live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 983-2276-0819

Tuesday, April 5th

Thursday, April 7th

3:00 - 3:45 p.m.  Canvas Help Team 
Basic Canvas Design: Creating Canvas Modules This session will cover creating Canvas modules that flow and lend themselves to functional course navigation. Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Tuesday, April 5th 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.

Garrick Grace,

Instructional Designer

Technology in the Classroom  Let's discuss a short article related to Uniersal Design for Learning (UDL). Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 955-1632-2970 Wednesday, April 6th 3:00- 3:45 p.m.

Pamela Huntington, Instructional Designer

Enhance Your Course Design 

Learn basic tips in getting started with Design Tools. Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Thursday, April 7th   4:00- 4:45 p.m.

Keri Ortiz, Professor of English 

Canvas Unscripted Questions answered. Tips and tricks galore. Meet with the Canvas Help team live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 983-2276-0819

Tuesday, April 12th

Thursday, April 14th

 3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

 Canvas Help Team 

Canvas Unscripted Questions answered. Tips and tricks galore. Meet with the Canvas Help team live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 983-2276-0819

Tuesday, April 26th

Thursday, April 28th

3:00 - 3:45 p.m.  Canvas Help Team 

Basic Canvas Design:

Flipgrid

This session will cover using Flipgrid to facilitate student activities. Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Tuesday, April 26th  3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

Garrick Grace,

Instructional Designer

Technology in the Classroom Let's discuss a short article on Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity. Meet live or via Zoom.  Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 955-1632-2970 Wednesday, April 27th  3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

Pamela Huntington, Instructional Designer

Enhance Your Course Design

Learn to use Studio as a means of student submission. Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Thursday, April 28th 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.

Matthew Ward, Professor of Comunication Studies

Canvas Unscripted Questions answered. Tips and tricks galore. Meet with the Canvas Help team live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 983-2276-0819

Tuesday, May 3rd

Thursday, May 5th

3:00 - 3:45 p.m.  Canvas Help Team 

Basic Canvas Design:

Padlet

This session will cover using Padlet to facilitate student activities. Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Tuesday, May 3rd 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.

Garrick Grace,

Instructional Designer

Technology in the Classroom Let's discuss a short article on how pedagogy can lead to equity. Meet live or via Zoom.  Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 955-1632-2970 Wednesday, May 4th 3:00 - 3:45 p.m. Pamela Huntington, Instructional Designer
Enhance Your Course Design Learn how to make your course "Pop". Meet live or via Zoom.  Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Thursday, May 5th 4:00 - 4:45p.m. Maria Radhika Albert, Professor of Mathematics
Canvas Unscripted Questions answered. Tips and tricks galore. Meet with the Canvas Help team live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 983-2276-0819

Tuesday, May 10th

Thursday, May 12th

3:00 - 3:45 p.m.  Canvas Help Team

Basic Canvas Design:

Canvas Page Design Feature

This session will cover basic Canvas page design features. Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Tuesday, May 10th 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. 

 

Garrick Grace,

Instructional Designer

Technology in the Classroom Let's discuss a short article on engaging students through learning pathways. Meet live or via Zoom.  Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 955-1632-2970 Wednesday, May 11th  3:00 -3:45 p.m. Pamela Huntington, Instructional Designer
Enhance Your Course Design Discover some tips about basic course design. Meet live or via Zoom. Trident Innovation Center or Via Zoom 968-8173-6753 Thursday, May 12th 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. 

Scott McCall, 

Professor of Kinesiology 

 Faculty will recieve FLEX hours that will be submitted on behalf of the presenter. 

FACULTY GRANT OPPORTUNITIES

ZTC/OER Faculty Incentive Program: Adopt, Adapt, or Advocate for Zero-Cost Materials  (Begining August 11, 2022) 

 Faculty members of Merced College are eligible to apply for a $1000 stipend.

Faculty members can receive guidance and move toward  adopting and /or adapting ZTC materials for a single course if selected.

Already adopted or adapted? Serve as an advocate for ZTC by mentoring others and sharing their experiences in adopting zero cost materials.

Learn more about application requirements at: https://libguides.mccd.edu/ZTC-OER/ 

Contact Joey Merrit or Lindsay Davis at oer@mccd.edu for more information. 

Center for Faculty Inquiry & Teaching Excellence

The Center will support Faculty Inquiry Groups (FIGs) as they explore creative approaches to common problems in and out of the classroom. o Grassroots-driven o A place for collegial discussion and mutual respect o Opportunities for inquiry into current practices o Test Kitchen projects for classroom experimentation.

What is it not? • It is not a task force • It is not an adoption of particular practices • It is not about uniformity • It is not connected to evaluation • Participation is voluntary • It is not required that the inquiry be tied to SLO Assessment or Program Review

FIG Leaders • Coordinate at minimum 3 meetings a semester for the group • Keep a FLEX signup for meetings. • Communicate to Center for Teaching Excellence: o Focus of the group's inquiry or goal o Meeting times o Summary of the group's progress • Present your work at Merced College Test Kitchen Symposium (additional stipend)

Interested in leading or participating in a FIG? Follow the link below: https://forms.office.com/r/MyCqyVS8di 

Contact: sean.epstein-corbin@mccd.edu