Center for Teaching and Learning

Workshops

Invest in yourself! This is your time for Professional Development! Open to ALL Employees - Adjunct Faculty, Residential Faculty, and Staff.

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CAFÉ Credit approved event. FPG approved Faculty Professional Growth approved event.

*Notice: Event enrollments will not be available 24 hours prior to the start of the event.

Teach Online with Canvas
Date:
Thu, Aug 1, 2013 to Sat, Dec 31, 2022
(All day)
Facilitator(s): Online
Location: Online

Four online modules will be provided to enable faculty (residential and adjunct) to learn the basics of the new LMS. EMCC faculty, adept in technology, will be able to use this self-paced workshop proficient with Canvas system.

Information Session on M.E.N
Date: Tue, Sep 29, 2020
2:00PM to 3:00PM
Facilitator(s): Dr. Lewis Andrea Brownlee, Daniel Meador
Location: Online

The purpose of this session is to recruit allies and to inform them about cultural deprivation, microaggressions, and cultural deficits that impact male students at our campus. In this current afair of a virtual campus, we want to increase visibility by recruiting faculty and empowering them to be champions of students of color.

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Discussion on Microaggressions
Date: Tue, Oct 6, 2020
12:00PM to 1:30PM
Facilitator(s): Deborah Cotton, Lewis Brownless, Daniel Meador
Location: Online

Racial microaggressions are the everyday offensive behaviors that people of color experience in daily interactions. These microaggressions are communicated on an interpersonal level through verbal and nonverbal means rooted in systemic racism that perpetuate stereotypes, tropes, and caricatures as cultural truths.

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Closed-captioning for Videos
Date: Thu, Oct 8, 2020
2:00PM to 3:00PM
Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein
Location: Online

Are you looking to use of the closed-captioning tools available in YouTube and Amara.org? This training will provide the necessary steps to make your online videos ADA compliant. We will also a Q&A session to allow attendees to ask questions or troubleshoot issues with the available closed-captioning methods. A video example will be provided for this training.

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Work/Family balance
Date: Tue, Oct 13, 2020
11:00AM to 12:00PM
Facilitator(s): Deborah Cotton
Location: Online

In this workshop we will share strategies for balancing work and family. Are you the Teacher, Chef,and Housekeeper?

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Strategies to Increase Student Engagement in Online Classes
Date: Thu, Oct 15, 2020
1:00PM to 2:00PM
Facilitator(s): Deborah Cotton
Location: Online

In this workshop we will focus on a number of strategies to increase and ensure higher levels of student engagement in an online environment.

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Tools of Engagement
Date: Tue, Oct 20, 2020
11:00AM to 12:00PM
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: Online

Join us and learn how to create simple interactive video lessons for your students using Edpuzzle. Engage your class by adding voice narration and questions to videos.

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Screen Recording
Date: Wed, Oct 21, 2020
12:00PM to 1:00PM
Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein
Location: Online

Creating videos by recording your computer screen can be very effective in sharing information or a technical process. In this workshop, we will go through the screen recording features in MicroSoft PowerPoint and OBS screen recorder to create engaging content.

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Group Work in Online Classes
Date: Tue, Nov 3, 2020
1:00PM to 2:00PM
Facilitator(s): Deborah Cotton
Location: Online

In this workshop we will focus on a number of strategies for groupwork in an online environment.

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Getting the Most out of Camtasia
Date: Wed, Nov 4, 2020
2:00PM to 3:00PM
Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein
Location: Online

Camtasia provides a number of tools for creating engaging screen recording videos. In this workshops, we will cover the key features of Camtasia and best methods for producing quality video content. This program is available to residential faculty and/or those that already have a home license to Camtasia (or can get one through use of their department funds). Please make sure you have this program installed prior to this workshop.

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Closed-captioning for Videos
Date: Tue, Nov 17, 2020
12:00PM to 1:00PM
Facilitator(s): Daniel Reichstein
Location: Online

Are you looking to use of the closed-captioning tools available in YouTube and Amara.org? This training will provide the necessary steps to make your online videos ADA compliant. We will also a Q&A session to allow attendees to ask questions or troubleshoot issues with the available closed-captioning methods. A video example will be provided for this training.

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Course Design Showcase
Date: Wed, Nov 18, 2020
12:00PM to 1:45PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger, Amy Hill, Najmah Muhammad
Location: Online

Faculty from across disciplines have designed courses in unique ways to engage students and facilitate the learning process. Learn from faculty members as they present their course design principles and come away with ideas for improving your own courses.

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Respondus Lockdown Browser + Monitor
Date: Thu, Nov 19, 2020
11:00AM to 12:00PM
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: Online

Respondus LockDown Browser + Monitor is a customized browser designed to increase security of online testing in Canvas. Come and learn about this special web browser that promotes academic honesty when taking online tests via Canvas.

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Tracking Budgets using Google Sheets
Date: Thu, Dec 17, 2020
11:00AM to 12:00PM
Facilitator(s): Najmah Muhammad
Location: Online

Managing your personal and work budgets is key to achieving your personal or departmental goals. Learn how the CTL manages budgets using spreadsheets with Google Sheets.

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Lunch n' Learn: We're Listening
Date: Tue, Feb 9, 2021
12:00PM to 1:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger, Deborah Cotton
Location: MON-CTL

What are the training and professional development needs emerging in your areas? Whether you work with students in or out of the classroom, or work behind the scenes to make the college function, we need to hear from you!  Your input will help guide our training development and schedule for the year to come.

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CTL Lunch n' Learn: Cool Apps to Promote Student Learning & Engagement
Date: Tue, Feb 23, 2021
12:00PM to 1:30PM
Facilitator(s): Erik Huntsinger, Najmah Muhammad
Location: MON-CTL

Learn about some new cool apps to Promote Student Learning & Engagement.

90 spaces remaining
Teach Online with Canvas
Date:
Thu, Aug 1, 2013 to Sat, Dec 31, 2022
(All day)
Facilitator(s): Online
Location: Online

Four online modules will be provided to enable faculty (residential and adjunct) to learn the basics of the new LMS. EMCC faculty, adept in technology, will be able to use this self-paced workshop proficient with Canvas system.

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