Webinars, Workshops, Courses, and Clinics

Faculty Development

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Teaching Support partners, Academic Technology Support Services (ATSS) and the Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) offer the following learning opportunities for UMN faculty, instructors, and instructional support staff.  

Offerings by week


 Week of November 2

Date Time Topic and Registration
Tue. 11/3 11:00 a.m.

Accessible Documents
This session covers the seven core skills to ensure your documents are accessible to all readers. 

Wed. 11/4 2:00 p.m.

Beyond Content: Fostering Online Interaction 
We will discuss how you can interact with students efficiently and effectively, and how students can interact with each other for learning and community.

Thu. 11/5 1:00 p.m.

Synchronous and Asynchronous: Using Kaltura and Zoom in Canvas
Learn strategies for creating a secure, engaging, and flexible learning environment, and become aware of considerations and limitations that might impact students.


Week of November 9

Date Time Topic and Registration

Mon. 11/9

1:30 p.m.

Build Your Course: Gradebook

Tue. 11/10 11:00 a.m.

Using online groups to enhance student learning, interactivity, and community

Wed. 11/11 2:00 p.m.

Online Peer Review with Engaging and Balanced Assessments

Thu. 11/12 11:00 a.m.

What Multilingual and International Students are Saying


Week of November 16

Date Time Topic and Registration
Tue. 11/17 11:00 a.m.

Using Media in Course Design

Wed. 11/18 1:00 p.m.

Accessible Presentations

Thu. 11/19 11:00 a.m.

Build your course: Media


Week of November 30

Date Time Topic and Registration
Mon. 11/30 2:00 p.m.

Build your course: Assessments

Tue. 12/1 11:00 a.m.

Build your course: Gradebook

Wed. 12/2 10:00 a.m.

Are my students getting it? Learning data can help