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Quercus: Teaching with Webinars (CANCELED)

October 31, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Details

Date:
October 31, 2018
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Description

THIS SESSION IS CANCELED

PREREQUISITE: Attended Quickstart Quercus workshop or have equivalent proficiency using Quercus; confident use of Internet browsers.

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra is a web conferencing tool that is available in Quercus courses. Collaborate ultra provides the ability to conduct live classes or meetings online with synchronous video and audio. Examples of effective uses of webinars for teaching will be discussed. This session has been developed for instructors, teaching assistants and course administrators who are looking to get an overview of using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.

This session will cover the following:

• Creating and scheduling Collaborate sessions through Quercus

• Understanding the Moderator and Participant roles

• Sharing presentations and applications with Participants

• Conducting polls and other interactive activities

• Effectively managing a Collaborate Ultra session

ACCESS TO WEBINAR:

Login steps and session link will be emailed to participants a few days before the webinar.

NOTE: Registrations forms that are submitted the day before or the day of the webinar may not receive a notification with the session link to participate.

WEBINAR REQUIREMENTS:

Requirements necessary to participate in webinar training sessions include: 

  • Laptop/desktop with updated internet browser (Chrome or Firefox preferably). 
  • Speakers/headset/phone for connecting audio.
  • Access to a course or Sandbox in Quercus

*We encourage you to log in 10 minutes before the session begins to ensure all necessary downloads / updates for Blackboard Collaborate Ultra are made available on your computer and that your microphone and volume setting preferences are enabled. 

Venue

*ONLINE*
Ontario Canada
Website:
http://www.teaching.utoronto.ca