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October 2018

QUICKSTART QUERCUS (WEBINAR)

October 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Confident use of Internet browsers. This webinar will provide participants with tips for effectively organizing and structuring course content using Modules and Pages in Quercus. This session will provide faculty, staff and TAs with essential information to get started with building their Quercus course. Participants are provided with an overview of the layout and features included in a Quercus course, customizing course settings, communicating with students, uploading course files and adding assignments. The following strategies and best practices will…

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Quercus: Quizzes & Surveys (WEBINAR)

October 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Attended Quickstart Quercus workshop or have equivalent proficiency using Quercus; confident use of Internet browsers. The Quiz tool in Quercus is used to create and administer online quizzes and surveys. This session will prepare instructors to use the quizzing tool. Participants will learn the quiz types that are available, how to create a quiz, explore various question types available in Quercus and customize quiz settings.  ACCESS TO WEBINAR: Login steps and session link will be emailed to participants a few days…

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Quercus: Teaching with Webinars (WEBINAR)

October 31 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

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.…

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November 2018

Quercus: Organizing Your Course (WEBINAR)

November 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Attended Quickstart Quercus workshop or have equivalent proficiency using Quercus; confident use of Internet browsers. This webinar will provide participants with tips for effectively organizing and structuring course content using Modules and Pages in Quercus. The following strategies and best practices will be discussed: • designing Home Pages that are engaging for students • using Quercus Modules to chunk content into manageable segments or learning units • structuring content that  flows in a logical progression ACCESS TO WEBINAR: Login steps and…

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Quercus: Student Interaction and Collaborative Tools (WEBINAR)

November 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Attended Quickstart Quercus workshop or have equivalent proficiency using Quercus; confident use of Internet browsers. Participants will be introduced to the tools that allow for student interactions and collaborations such as Discussions, group assignments, using Pages as a wiki tool and peer assessment. 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…

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QUICKSTART QUERCUS (WEBINAR)

November 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Confident use of Internet browsers. This webinar will provide participants with tips for effectively organizing and structuring course content using Modules and Pages in Quercus. This session will provide faculty, staff and TAs with essential information to get started with building their Quercus course. Participants are provided with an overview of the layout and features included in a Quercus course, customizing course settings, communicating with students, uploading course files and adding assignments. The following strategies and best practices will…

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Quercus: Assignments & Grading Overview (WEBINAR)

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Attended Quickstart Quercus workshop or have equivalent proficiency using Quercus; confident use of Internet browsers. The Assignments feature in Quercus is associated with the Gradebook. Assignments guide how the Gradebook is structured and organized. This session provides participants with a detailed exploration of the settings, applications and tools available when creating and using Assignments. Participants will also learn about the SpeedGrader tool, and how it can be used to provide formative feedback to students for online file submissions.  ACCESS TO WEBINAR:…

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Quercus: Quizzes & Surveys (WEBINAR)

November 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Attended Quickstart Quercus workshop or have equivalent proficiency using Quercus; confident use of Internet browsers. The Quiz tool in Quercus is used to create and administer online quizzes and surveys. This session will prepare instructors to use the quizzing tool. Participants will learn the quiz types that are available, how to create a quiz, explore various question types available in Quercus and customize quiz settings.  ACCESS TO WEBINAR: Login steps and session link will be emailed to participants a few days…

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December 2018

Quercus: Teaching with Webinars (WEBINAR)

December 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

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.…

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Quercus: Organizing Your Course (WEBINAR)

December 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Attended Quickstart Quercus workshop or have equivalent proficiency using Quercus; confident use of Internet browsers. This webinar will provide participants with tips for effectively organizing and structuring course content using Modules and Pages in Quercus. The following strategies and best practices will be discussed: • designing Home Pages that are engaging for students • using Quercus Modules to chunk content into manageable segments or learning units • structuring content that  flows in a logical progression ACCESS TO WEBINAR: Login steps and…

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QUICKSTART QUERCUS (WEBINAR)

December 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
*ONLINE* Ontario Canada

PREREQUISITE: Confident use of Internet browsers. This webinar will provide participants with tips for effectively organizing and structuring course content using Modules and Pages in Quercus. This session will provide faculty, staff and TAs with essential information to get started with building their Quercus course. Participants are provided with an overview of the layout and features included in a Quercus course, customizing course settings, communicating with students, uploading course files and adding assignments. The following strategies and best practices will…

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