Office of Teaching and Learning

Upcoming Events Schedule


OTL Conference Room (Anderson Academic Commons 345)

Guess what? We have one last Assessment Fellows meeting of the year! We will use this time to (a) share any updates about assessment and accreditation, and (b) strategize how your involvement in Assessment Fellows can continue contributing to your professional development and growth. Delicious snacks and beverages will be served. Please RSVP by MONDAY, APRIL 23rd. Thanks so much! 

Assessment

OTL Conference Room (Anderson Academic Commons 345)

Learn how to engage students in online discussions that increase class cohesion, explore subject matters thoughtfully, and enhance learning outcomes.  In this flipped workshop, you will have the option to view a 20 Minute Mentor video entitled “What Are the Best Questioning Strategies for Enhancing Online Discussions?” before attending the in-person session, or view the video with the group during the first 30 minutes of the workshop.

We'll have a dialogue about the concepts presented in the video from 12-1:00. Participants will be encouraged to share their tips and challenges for developing effective discussion prompts and facilitating online discussions.

JDP Certification Credits Pedagogy Online Education Open to Grad Students

OTL Conference Room (Anderson Academic Commons 345)

Join us for a workshop highlighting the newest enhancements to the DU Portoflio platform. During this workshop, you will be invited to explore specific tools for increasing the aesthetic appeal and interactivity of your ePortfolio with the support and guidance of experts.

Be sure to bring your laptop for this hands-on event!

DU Portfolio Educational Technology Open to Grad Students

Special Events Room (AAC 290)

The University of Denver is partnering with Colorado Learning, Teaching & Technology (COLTT) to host the 2018 Galloping COLTT.  This half-day program is filled with practical takeaways on innovative technology tools and instructional strategies. Speakers from DU and local colleges will lead tech round-ups and presentations that demonstrate the innovative use of technology.  The event will conclude with a keynote luncheon about Open Educational Resources (OER).  The event is free for DU faculty and COLTT affiliates.

Visit the DU Galloping COLTT website for more details!

Educational Technology

OTL Conference Room (Anderson Academic Commons 345)

Take interactivity in your Canvas course to a new level with H5P! H5P is a free and open-source content creation resource that allows you to easily add media-rich, interactive elements to your online course. Content types include drag-and-drop challenges, images with descriptive hotspots, flashcard exercises, timelines, and other unique presentation options.

Join Rich Path, the Multimedia Developer from DU’s Office of Teaching and Learning, to learn more about how to use and leverage these simple, free tools without having to know JavaScript or computer programming.

Bring your own device (BYOD) for an opportunity to practice using the free tools during the 2nd half of the workshop. For examples of what can be created using H5P, visit https://h5p.org/content-types-and-applications.

 

Online Education Educational Technology