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Teaching Digitally Symposium

Launching the Digital Academic Year!

The NIC Teaching Digitally Symposium happened on Thursday, August 27th, 2020 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm via BlueJeans. Video summaries and handouts are found on this page. Thank you to those who came out for a successful Symposium!

Blackboard Learn: Tips for Good Course Design

 

Screencasting Video Tips for Instructional Videos: Decent Results without Hollywood Skills

 

Enhancing Your Videos in Kaltura: Adding Chapters, Attachments, Hot Spots, Thumbnails and Captions 

 

BlueJeans: Top Tools and Tips

 

Digital Teaching at NIC: What are the Similarities and Differences between DLU and DLS courses?

 

Accommodating Students with Disabilities: Supporting Learning via Digital Formats

 

Digital Disruptions: Should Technology Fail, What is Your Plan B and Your Plan C?

  • Facilitator: Brent McIntosh
  • Summary of Session: Video Link or Embedded Below
  • Handout from Session: Course First Aid Kit: Preparing for Disruptions to Digital Learning – PDF Version
  • Handout from Session: Backing up Grade Centre – PDF Version
  • Handout from Session: Creating a Back up Phone List – PDF Version
  • Video: How to Download a Class Roster from MyNIC – Video Link

 

Managing Diverse Groups Online

  • Facilitator: Margaret Hearnden
  • Summary of Session: Video Link or Embedded Below
  • Handout from Session – Managing Diverse Groups Online: PDF Version
  • Handout from Session – How Dimensions of Culture Influence Teaching and Working in Groups – PDF Version
  • Handout from Session – Tips for Designing and Assessing Multicultural Group Work – PDF Version

 

Library & Learning Commons: Critical Services and Resources for Supporting Digital Instruction and Discipline-specific Learning Opportunities for Students

 

The Intercultural Classroom in the Digital Realm

 

Learn Anywhere Site: Tour of New Resources to Help Students Learn Digitally

 

Exams and Midterms Online? Ideas for Adapting Assessments for Digital Delivery

  • Facilitator: Brent McIntosh
  • Summary of Session: Video Link or Embedded Below 
  • Handout from Session: Alternatives to High Stakes Tests: PDF Version 
  • Handout from Session: Reasons to Not use High Stakes Testing: PDF Version
  • Handout from Session: Blackboard Learn – Tips for Using Tests, Surveys, and Pools – PDF Version

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