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Spring Forum on Teaching and Technology

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Spring Forum on Teaching and Technology
Friday, February 2, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: 402 JC Penney Conference Center


This year’s Spring Forum theme is One Day-Right Away: Bright Ideas to Energize Your Class. Coffee will be ready at 9:00 A.M. with the conference starting at 9:30 A.M. The day will focus on providing tips and information that will be immediately applicable to Energize your course design. We will have three tracks of concurrent sessions: Canvas, Open Educational Resources, and Student Engagement. There will be workshops for all levels of users including a Canvas Q&A table at lunch for your individualized questions. Throughout this day, instructors and experts will share their experience to aid you with your teaching. To find out more, please call contact Jen McKanry (314-516-4513).


Schedule

8:45 - 9:30
JCP 402

Registration

Welcome
9:30-9:45
JCP 402

Welcome: Overview of the Event
Keeta Holmes
Director of Learning Innovation and Design, Center for Teaching and Learning

Anchor Session:
9:45-10:45
JCP 402

Presenter: Lauren Rose, Intellus Learning
Title: Making it easier and faster for faculty to adopt Affordable and Open Educational Resources.


Breakout Session #1
 

11:00 a.m. - Noon
Canvas Track
JCP 402

Presenters: Paul Wilmarth and Tom Roedel, FRC
Title: Transitioning from MyGateway to Canvas

11:00 a.m. - Noon
OER Track
JCP 403

Presenter: Jerol Enoch
Title: Open Educational Resources 101 - Introduction to OER

11:00 a.m. - Noon
Engagement Track
JCP 404

Presenter: Keeta Holmes
Title:
Turning Quizzes into Rich Discussions

Lunch
12:15-1:00
JCP 402

Lunch & Networking Session
Stop by the Canvas Q&A table!


Breakout Session #2

1:15-2:15 PM
Canvas Track
JCP 402

Presenter: Emily Goldstein
Title: Grading in Canvas

1:15-2:15 PM
OER Track
JCP 403

Presenter: Nick Libre
Title:
Activating Student Learning and Success with Instructor-built Resources

1:15-2:15 PM
Engagement Track
JCP 404

Presenter: Michael Porterfield and Jill Delston
Title: Kaltura: Easy ways to make videos interactive


Breakout Session #3

2:30-3:30 PM
Canvas Track
JCP 402

Presenter: Dasha Kochuk
Title: Canvas Tech Trek: Meaningful Use of Third Party Educational Tools

2:30-3:30 PM
OER Track
JCP 403

Presenters: Michael Porterfield, Pamela Stuerke, and Keeta Holmes
Title:
Writing Your Own OER Grant

2:30-3:30 PM
Engagement Track
JCP 404

Presenter: Jen McKanry
Title: Using Group Work to Engage Students


Sponsor

Intellus Learning