Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/rss.php en-us This week's events for eLearning at UT Dallas eLearning - Grade Center http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428041?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428041?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Thursday, Dec 8
(9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

Target Audience: 

Faculty and Staff new to eLearning/ Blackboard interface who need a quick hands-on training on eLearning basics. 

*Please note:  This training is not for students.

What will be covered:

This 2 hour hands-on workshop demonstrates various aspects of the Grade Center Tool in eLearning. Starting from basic functionality like creating columns, editing grades, and releasing grades to students, we will explore advanced functionality, such as creating calculated grades, working offline, and importing grades into eLearning. (Prerequisites: Getting Started with eLearning or equivalent)

Registration is required:  https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZbvW7XJrpP0NdX

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Intro to Respondus http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428096?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428096?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Thursday, Dec 8
(3 p.m. - 5 p.m.)

Target Audience: 

Faculty and Staff new to eLearning/ Blackboard interface who need a quick hands-on training on eLearning basics. 

*Please note:  This training is not for students.

What will be covered:

This 2 hour hands-on workshop demonstrates the use of Respondus, which is a third party software to create question banks and import them into eLearning courses, either as question pools, or directly as tests. (Prerequisites: Getting Started with eLearning or equivalent)

Registration is required:  https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZbvW7XJrpP0NdX

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Intro to Qualtrics http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428102?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428102?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Friday, Dec 9
(2 p.m. - 4 p.m.)

Target Audience: 

Faculty and Staff new to eLearning/ Blackboard interface who need a quick hands-on training on eLearning basics. 

*Please note:  This training is not for students.

What will be covered:

This 2 hour workshop demonstrates the use of Qualtrics, a third party survey software to collect feedback from large audience groups, which the University has made available to all users. In this workshop, participants will learn how to create, edit and distribute surveys and view results.

Registration is required:  https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZbvW7XJrpP0NdX

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Intro to Blackboard Collaborate http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428048?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428048?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Monday, Dec 12
(2 a.m. - 4 a.m.) Location: This is a virtual session. Classroom details would be emailed upon registration..

Target Audience: 

Faculty and Staff new to eLearning/ Blackboard interface who need a quick hands-on training on eLearning basics. 

*Please note:  This training is not for students.

What will be covered:

This highly interactive 2 hour workshop introduces users to the web conferencing tool Blackboard Collaborate. Topics include communicating within the software (voice chat, text chat), using the whiteboard, screen sharing, moderator privileges, and various other features. This workshop is conducted in a virtual classroom within eLearning, not at a physical location. Upon signing up, you will receive further instructions. (Prerequisites: Getting Started with eLearning or equivalent)

Registration is required:  https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZbvW7XJrpP0NdX

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eLearning - Student Engagement Tools http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428018?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428018?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Tuesday, Dec 13
(9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

Target Audience: 

Faculty and Staff new to eLearning/ Blackboard interface who need a quick hands-on training on eLearning basics. 

*Please note:  This training is not for students.

What will be covered:

This 2 hour hands-on workshop covers 3 main tools to facilitate class participation using eLearning. These include Discussion Board, Blogs and Journals. (Prerequisites: Getting Started with eLearning or equivalent)

Registration is required:  https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZbvW7XJrpP0NdX

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Intro to Turnitin Assignments http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428084?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428084?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Tuesday, Dec 13
(3 p.m. - 5 p.m.)

Target Audience: 

Faculty and Staff new to eLearning/ Blackboard interface who need a quick hands-on training on eLearning basics. 

*Please note:  This training is not for students.

What will be covered:

This 2 hour hands-on workshop covers the use of the plagiarism-detection software Turnitin. Participants will learn how to create Turnitin assignments, how to submit assignments from the students' perspective, and how to review and analyze the Originality Report generated by Turnitin. We will also cover the use of Peer Mark , which enables instructors to have students peer review other students' work. (Prerequisites: Getting Started with eLearning or equivalent)

Registration is required:  https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZbvW7XJrpP0NdX

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eLearning - Groups & Wikis http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428036?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220428036?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Wednesday, Dec 14
(9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

Target Audience: 

Faculty and Staff new to eLearning/ Blackboard interface who need a quick hands-on training on eLearning basics. 

*Please note:  This training is not for students.

What will be covered:

This 2 hour hands-on workshop covers 2 tools for group-based activities - Groups Tool and the Wiki Tool. The Groups tool allows students to collaborate in small groups, and present work. The Wiki tool allows students to contribute and modify one or more pages of course related materials, providing a means of sharing and collaboration. (Prerequisites: Getting Started with eLearning or equivalent)

Registration is required:  https://utdallas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZbvW7XJrpP0NdX

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