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Brightspace Quizzes 4 – Improving Academic Integrity 9:30 am
Brightspace Quizzes 4 – Improving Academic Integrity
Jun 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:10 am
Join us to learn how to design Brightspace quizzes with improved academic integrity.
Setting up Your Gradebook 1:30 pm
Setting up Your Gradebook
Jun 1 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Learn how easy it is to set up your grade book using Brightspace’s powerful and flexible grades tool. Find out how to create and edit grade book items, enter grades, share them with your students,[...]
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Langara Students Success Course: Preparing Our Students to Succeed 10:30 am
Langara Students Success Course: Preparing Our Students to Succeed
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
The Langara Student Success Course (LSSC) is a free online course that prepares students for academic life at Langara by introducing them to college resources, study skills, exam preparation tips, time management strategies, and more.[...]
CANCELLED – Course Check-Under-The-Hood & Tune-Up Challenge (5-Week Series) 11:30 am
CANCELLED – Course Check-Under-The-Hood & Tune-Up Challenge (5-Week Series)
Jun 2 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Take a colleague’s course for a test drive with our check-under-the-hood peer review! Have you ever wanted to see how someone else set up their online teaching? Would you like a supportive environment to review[...]
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Take the ‘New’ Kaltura for a Spin 10:00 am
Take the ‘New’ Kaltura for a Spin
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Kaltura has recently been updated! Come and learn about new features and how to install the new version of Kaltura Capture.
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Brightspace Quizzes 4 – Improving Academic Integrity 3:30 pm
Brightspace Quizzes 4 – Improving Academic Integrity
Jun 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:10 pm
Join us to learn how to design Brightspace quizzes with improved academic integrity.
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ARC Webinar: Decolonizing and Indigenizing Research (Feat. Dr. Georgina Martin, ABST) 10:00 am
ARC Webinar: Decolonizing and Indigenizing Research (Feat. Dr. Georgina Martin, ABST)
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Led by ARC Coordinators, Jenny Francis and Nathan Jones, along with guest presenters (TBA), these informative and interactive sessions are all you need to get started doing research at Langara. Meet the people who can[...]
Boost Brightspace Interactivity with H5P 10:00 am
Boost Brightspace Interactivity with H5P
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Are you interested in adding interactivity and formative assessment to your Brightspace course pages? H5P might be the tool you are looking for. Join us to find out more about H5P and learn how it[...]
Indigenous Speaker Series: Robin Wall Kimmerer 11:30 am
Indigenous Speaker Series: Robin Wall Kimmerer
Jun 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Indigenous Speaker Series: Robin Wall Kimmerer
Indigenous Speaker Series is a series of insightful talks given by Indigenous scholars, innovators, Elders, activists, storytellers and makers. These events are an occasion to learn about the perspectives of Indigenous peoples and to engage[...]
TCDC Book Club: Braiding Sweetgrass 4:00 pm
TCDC Book Club: Braiding Sweetgrass
Jun 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer is a beautiful book about the relationship between biology and Indigenous teachings. Braiding Sweetgrass engages anyone who is passionate about[...]
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Cedar Basket Weaving with Musqueam Artist Rita Point Kompst 12:30 pm
Cedar Basket Weaving with Musqueam Artist Rita Point Kompst
Jun 8 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Using Cedar that was harvested and prepared by Rita herself, participants will make their own cedar baskets in this half day workshop.
CANCELLED – Incorporate Podcasts into Your Teaching (Part 2) 2:30 pm
CANCELLED – Incorporate Podcasts into Your Teaching (Part 2)
Jun 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Learn how to plan, produce and share a podcast with your students using two freely available tools. (pre-requisite: Incorporate Podcasts into your Teaching Part 1 and Studio Tour).
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CANCELLED – Using Peer Assessment within Brightspace and Beyond 10:00 am
CANCELLED – Using Peer Assessment within Brightspace and Beyond
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Using peer assessment is an excellent way to inspire reflection and learning. Join our workshop to see how you can incorporate different ways of setting up peer assessment within Brightspace for your courses. We will[...]
CANCELLED – Course Check-Under-The-Hood & Tune-Up Challenge (5-Week Series) 11:30 am
CANCELLED – Course Check-Under-The-Hood & Tune-Up Challenge (5-Week Series)
Jun 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Take a colleague’s course for a test drive with our check-under-the-hood peer review! Have you ever wanted to see how someone else set up their online teaching? Would you like a supportive environment to review[...]
Navigating Difficult Conversations on Academic Integrity and Classroom Behaviour 12:30 pm
Navigating Difficult Conversations on Academic Integrity and Classroom Behaviour
Jun 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:20 pm
As instructors there are times when we must initiate the topic of important, yet difficult conversations related to academic integrity and classroom behaviour with students. Recognizing our own values and expectations and having a toolkit[...]
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Immigration, Education and Employment Pathways of Rural and Urban International Students in BC: What is Going On? 1:00 pm
Immigration, Education and Employment Pathways of Rural and Urban International Students in BC: What is Going On?
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Based on preliminary data and analysis, the presentation will focus on:  Gendered Experiences of South Asian International Students At Langara & College of New Caledonia The presentation will take place by ZOOM and everyone is[...]
CANCELLED – Record, Upload and Share Video Using Kaltura Capture (Kaltura Basics) 2:30 pm
CANCELLED – Record, Upload and Share Video Using Kaltura Capture (Kaltura Basics)
Jun 10 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
Using video in your online course is a great way to engage students and present learning content in alternative ways, following the principles of UDL. In part one of this two-part session we will look[...]
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CANCELLED – Curriculum Series: Program Learning Outcomes 1:00 pm
CANCELLED – Curriculum Series: Program Learning Outcomes
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The curriculum development and renewal workshop series introduces the key steps and activities in the curriculum cycle at snəw̓eyəɬ leləm̓ Langara. Participants in these workshops will receive information on what is involved in developing and[...]
Brightspace Quizzes 5 – Become a Grandmaster 3:30 pm
Brightspace Quizzes 5 – Become a Grandmaster
Jun 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:40 pm
Join us to learn the advanced features of the Brightspace Quizzes tool.
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Go2K: Implementing Universal Design to Support Your Campus’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Efforts 10:00 am
Go2K: Implementing Universal Design to Support Your Campus’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Efforts
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Research indicates that students direct their time and attention toward course activities that directly impact their grade. As such, it is essential that learning objectives and grading rubrics are clearly aligned to ensure students focus[...]
TCDC Book Club: Braiding Sweetgrass 4:00 pm
TCDC Book Club: Braiding Sweetgrass
Jun 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer is a beautiful book about the relationship between biology and Indigenous teachings. Braiding Sweetgrass engages anyone who is passionate about[...]
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Brightspace Quizzes 5 – Become a Grandmaster 9:30 am
Brightspace Quizzes 5 – Become a Grandmaster
Jun 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:40 am
Join us to learn the advanced features of the Brightspace Quizzes tool.
ARC Webinar: Including Students in Your Social Sciences and Humanities Research: Hiring, Working with Student RAs, and More! 10:00 am
ARC Webinar: Including Students in Your Social Sciences and Humanities Research: Hiring, Working with Student RAs, and More!
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Led by ARC Coordinators, Jenny Francis and Nathan Jones, along with guest presenters (TBA), these informative and interactive sessions are all you need to get started doing research at Langara. Meet the people who can[...]
Cedar Bracelet Weaving with Musqueam Artist Rita Point Kompst 1:00 pm
Cedar Bracelet Weaving with Musqueam Artist Rita Point Kompst
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Using Cedar that was harvested and prepared by Rita herself, participants will make their own cedar bracelets in this 2.5 hr. workshop.
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CANCELLED – New Brightspace Instructor Template 10:30 am
CANCELLED – New Brightspace Instructor Template
Jun 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Are you building your online courses on Brightspace? Would you like a BIT (Brightspace Instructor Template) of help getting started? This workshop will introduce attendees to Brightspace Instructor Template. We will look at the course[...]
CANCELLED – Course Check-Under-The-Hood & Tune-Up Challenge (5-Week Series) 11:30 am
CANCELLED – Course Check-Under-The-Hood & Tune-Up Challenge (5-Week Series)
Jun 16 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Take a colleague’s course for a test drive with our check-under-the-hood peer review! Have you ever wanted to see how someone else set up their online teaching? Would you like a supportive environment to review[...]
CANCELLED – Curriculum Series: Course Learning Outcomes 1:00 pm
CANCELLED – Curriculum Series: Course Learning Outcomes
Jun 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The curriculum development and renewal workshop series introduces the key steps and activities in the curriculum cycle at snəw̓eyəɬ leləm̓ Langara. Participants in these workshops will receive information on what is involved in developing and[...]
Kaltura Basics and Advanced (combined) 2:30 pm
Kaltura Basics and Advanced (combined)
Jun 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
In this combined Kaltura Basics and Advanced Workshop we will cover: (a) how to record your screen using Kaltura Capture and upload to Mediaspace (b) navigate Mediaspace (c) embed your uploaded video in your Brightspace[...]
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CANCELLED: ARC Webinar: Researcher Roundtable: Share Your Research Ups and Downs with Other Researchers and Learn New Strategies 10:00 am
CANCELLED: ARC Webinar: Researcher Roundtable: Share Your Research Ups and Downs with Other Researchers and Learn New Strategies
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Led by ARC Coordinators, Jenny Francis and Nathan Jones, along with guest presenters (TBA), these informative and interactive sessions are all you need to get started doing research at Langara. Meet the people who can[...]
BCcampus: FLO Friday: Using Alternative Assessments to Balance Technology, Academic Integrity, and Stress Management Goals 11:00 am
BCcampus: FLO Friday: Using Alternative Assessments to Balance Technology, Academic Integrity, and Stress Management Goals
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar is offered by BCcampus. This FLO Friday workshop will describe the interplay between technology, stress, and academic fraud and help you identify alternative assessments that can minimize student stress, improve student engagement, and[...]
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TCDC Book Club: Braiding Sweetgrass 4:00 pm
TCDC Book Club: Braiding Sweetgrass
Jun 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer is a beautiful book about the relationship between biology and Indigenous teachings. Braiding Sweetgrass engages anyone who is passionate about[...]
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BC TEAL and SIETAR: Self-studies – Language and Pedagogy 12:00 pm
BC TEAL and SIETAR: Self-studies – Language and Pedagogy
Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This book club is offered by BC TEAL and SIETAR. Are you wanting to work on how to be a more effective teacher when dealing with diversity and equity in the classroom? BC TEAL and[...]
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