Design Your Online Course (Self-Paced Workshop)

Online Workshop

The Design Your Online Course workshop includes an overview of the Quality Matters™ Rubric and provides a framework for participants to design an online course plan. An integral element of the workshop is an exploration of the eight General Standards of the QM Rubric, focusing on learning objectives and overall course alignment. Participants will complete […]

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ReggieNet: Lessons

Online Workshop

Create engaging online lessons in your course through the Lessons tool. It allows you to arrange different kinds of content items in one place, providing your students with rich learning possibilities. In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn how to create a basic lesson, incorporating instructional materials, learning activities, and assessments. Registration is required.

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ReggieNet: Assignments

Online Workshop

Learn how to create, post, review, and grade assignments using the Assignments tool. After this hands-on workshop, you’ll feel confident about the basics and ready to consider more advance types of assignments. Registration is required.

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Adobe Spark

Online Workshop

Create compelling media with Adobe Spark- a browser-based, mobile-friendly graphic design app. Discover how students can use this free tool to craft social media, web pages, and short videos as part of a presentation or other learning project. You’ll get a chance to practice with Spark, explore its different uses, and become aware of important […]

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Microsoft Forms: Getting Started

Online Workshop

Microsoft Forms is a quick, easy, mobile-friendly way to create sign-up forms, polls, and surveys. As part of Office 365, it is open to faculty, staff, and students. This one-hour workshop will get you started using forms, show you how to design questionnaires, export data, and use this powerful tool as a real-time way to […]

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OneDrive: Getting Started

Online Workshop

Take your projects on the go using Microsoft Office apps for iOS, Android, and Windows mobile devices through OneDrive, Microsoft’s cloud-based storage, free for members of the campus community. Learn how to share documents through OneDrive and discuss how to use this service within the boundaries of Illinois State data security policies and FERPA. Bring […]

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ReggieNet: Rubrics

Online Workshop

Give your students the feedback they need to truly learn from their assignments and assessments. This workshop will introduce you to ReggieNet’s built-in Rubrics tool, show you how to construct rubrics and associate them with Assignments, Tests & Quizzes, and more. You’ll also see how students can view rubric-based feedback. Registration is required.

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Reflecting on Teaching through Formative Feedback

Online Workshop

Over the past several semesters, course instructors have had to reimagine their courses, learn and apply new teaching strategies, figure out new ways to develop relationships with students, and assess all aspects of their courses. Once again, teaching contexts will be changing as we return to in-person teaching. Course instructors have risen to this challenge […]

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Adobe Portfolio

Online Workshop

Explore this easy-to-use portfolio website creation and management tool. Registration is required.

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Omni CMS (OU Campus)

Online Workshop

Learn how to use OU Campus, Illinois State's primary content management system for department and college websites. This training covers all the basic vocabulary of websites and goes over how to edit and publish content. You'll also learn how to request more complex website updates from the WEB staff, such as layout changes, adding pages, […]

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Foundations of College Teaching: Science of Learning

Online Workshop

One of the great debates of teaching is whether it is an art or a science. A lot of new instructors think that teaching is one of those natural things that you are either born with or aren't. Well, the truth is that there is a robust body of evidence that explains various neurological processes […]

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Foundations of College Teaching: Introduction

Online Workshop

In this orientation session, participants will get an overview of FCT, including an explanation of what is necessary to earn the certificate of completion, appropriate supplemental professional development opportunities, and a brief overview of the Framework for Teaching Excellence (FITE). This is also an opportunity to make connections with your peers also completing the program. […]

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