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Legend: EdTech | External Events | Teaching and Learning | Indigenization |Intercultural
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Go2K webinar: Developing Creative Thinking Skills To Improve Performance In The Classroom 10:00 am
Go2K webinar: Developing Creative Thinking Skills To Improve Performance In The Classroom
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This webinar will explore the phenomenon of creativity and its application for academic purposes. The content is cross-functional, and any department or discipline can utilize it. The webinar begins with several different perspectives about the process of creative thinking and … Continue reading
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together 11:00 am
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
*This is a BCcampus webinar* Take up the paddle and journey with Chetwood, Kahkah, Leloo and Sammon to forge an understanding of what Indigenization is in your respective role in post-secondary. (These reference the four modules we will be following in … Continue reading
Go2K webinar: Creating Community & Engagement In Online Courses 12:00 pm
Go2K webinar: Creating Community & Engagement In Online Courses
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Building connections in an online environment can be challenging. The webinar session will identify examples to connect participants in the online synchronous setting. Five key tips for building community and engagement in a course will be shared. Techniques and resources … Continue reading
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Brightspace Quizzes drop-in session 10:30 am
Brightspace Quizzes drop-in session
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
This is great opportunity to ask questions about the Brightspace Quiz tool and Question Library and get help. This session is intended for instructors who have basic familiarity with the Quiz tool. If you don’ have any experience with the … Continue reading
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Go2K webinar: Culturally Responsive Teaching Practices: How To Create An Inclusive Climate 10:00 am
Go2K webinar: Culturally Responsive Teaching Practices: How To Create An Inclusive Climate
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Fostering student learning and engagement can be challenging in any educational environment, and even more challenging when that environment welcomes students of diverse backgrounds (e.g., students of varied demographic, socio-economic, cultural, linguistic, age, and ability characteristics). This webinar will discuss … Continue reading
TCDC Fall Book Club 4:30 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Oct 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Online | Tuesdays| September 22 to November 24 | 4:30-5:45 Reach Everyone, Teach Everyone: Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education By Thomas J. Tobin and Kirsten T. Behling   TCDC is excited to announce the fall selection for our book club: Reach Everyone, Teach … Continue reading
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CANCELLED! Watercooler Wednesday: Marking and Grading 10:30 am
CANCELLED! Watercooler Wednesday: Marking and Grading
Oct 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Looking for a place to discuss your experiences with online teaching and learning? TCDC invites you to our watercooler Wednesday discussion series.  For these watercooler sessions, we ask participants to agree to these six principles from the Conversation Café organization. These … Continue reading
White Fragility Book Club Final Session 11:30 am
White Fragility Book Club Final Session
Oct 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
White Fragility Book Club Final Session
Description:  In the past weeks, protests have erupted across the United States and in major Canadian cities in response to the police murder of George Floyd on May 25, 2020.  Floyd’s murder follows the deaths of Breonna Taylor in March, murdered by … Continue reading
Go2K webinar: Online Foreign Language Courses: How To Assess Oral & Written Competencies 12:00 pm
Go2K webinar: Online Foreign Language Courses: How To Assess Oral & Written Competencies
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This webinar is geared towards showing how to use two technological tools; Flipgrid and Padlet will be demonstrated in this webinar. These apps can be used for both formative and summative assessments. Videos and pictures are a more efficient and … Continue reading
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Go2K webinar: Teaching More By Grading Less: Creating Meaningful Assessments That Align With Learning Objectives 10:00 am
Go2K webinar: Teaching More By Grading Less: Creating Meaningful Assessments That Align With Learning Objectives
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
When was the last time you confronted a student about cheating, only to hear that he or she “just had to get a good grade” to pass the class or stay in the program? Think back, too, to the last … Continue reading
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together 11:00 am
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
*This is a BCcampus webinar* Take up the paddle and journey with Chetwood, Kahkah, Leloo and Sammon to forge an understanding of what Indigenization is in your respective role in post-secondary. (These reference the four modules we will be following in … Continue reading
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Go2K webinar: Friday 5 Live! Supporting Student Mental Health Needs: In Person & at a Distance 9:00 am
Go2K webinar: Friday 5 Live! Supporting Student Mental Health Needs: In Person & at a Distance
Oct 9 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
In our next Friday 5 Live, Meg Foster will interview Dr. Aaron Hughey on how college professionals can support students’ mental health needs during this most unusual semester. He will share ideas, best practices and practical tips to help support … Continue reading
Using External Tools in Brightspace (Padlet, Microsoft Forms) 10:30 am
Using External Tools in Brightspace (Padlet, Microsoft Forms)
Oct 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us to learn how to embed content, including videos, Padlet, and Microsoft Forms, into a Brightspace course page. This is great opportunity to ask questions about embedding content and get help. If you cannot attend the session but would … Continue reading
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CANCELLED!! Brightspace Assignments Drop-in 10:00 am
CANCELLED!! Brightspace Assignments Drop-in
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us with your questions about assignments and how to use them effectively within Brightspace.
TCDC Fall Book Club 4:30 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Oct 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Online | Tuesdays| September 22 to November 24 | 4:30-5:45 Reach Everyone, Teach Everyone: Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education By Thomas J. Tobin and Kirsten T. Behling   TCDC is excited to announce the fall selection for our book club: Reach Everyone, Teach … Continue reading
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Learn how to create 3 types of H5P objects 10:30 am
Learn how to create 3 types of H5P objects
Oct 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us to learn how to create 3 types of H5P objects – Quiz (Question Set), Drag & Drop, and Course Presentation.
CANCELLED!! Customizing your Brightspace Document Templates 2:00 pm
CANCELLED!! Customizing your Brightspace Document Templates
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn how to use and customize your Brightspace Document Templates by changing your banner images, selecting the correct template for your content and creating a unique course presence. Ask questions about any technical issue concerning your document templates within Brightspace.
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Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together 11:00 am
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
*This is a BCcampus webinar* Take up the paddle and journey with Chetwood, Kahkah, Leloo and Sammon to forge an understanding of what Indigenization is in your respective role in post-secondary. (These reference the four modules we will be following in … Continue reading
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Tips for Creating Effective Educational Videos 10:30 am
Tips for Creating Effective Educational Videos
Oct 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us to discover what research tells us about effective educational videos and get some tips for creating your own.
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CANCELLED!! Zoom drop-in session 1:30 pm
CANCELLED!! Zoom drop-in session
Oct 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Drop in to ask questions about Zoom tools.
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TCDC Fall Book Club 4:30 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Oct 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Online | Tuesdays| September 22 to November 24 | 4:30-5:45 Reach Everyone, Teach Everyone: Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education By Thomas J. Tobin and Kirsten T. Behling   TCDC is excited to announce the fall selection for our book club: Reach Everyone, Teach … Continue reading
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Online Course Design and Development 10:30 am
Online Course Design and Development
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Designing and delivering an online course has similarities to designing and teaching a face-to-face course, but online courses require some unique considerations and decisions to create a meaningful learning experience. In this 3-day course, you will learn how to put … Continue reading
POSTPONED!!!Watercooler Wednesday: Academic Integrity 10:30 am
POSTPONED!!!Watercooler Wednesday: Academic Integrity
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Looking for a place to discuss your experiences with online teaching and learning? TCDC invites you to our watercooler Wednesday discussion series.  For these watercooler sessions, we ask participants to agree to these six principles from the Conversation Café organization. These … Continue reading
BCcampus webinar: Open Access in Action: Tales from Five Institutions 1:00 pm
BCcampus webinar: Open Access in Action: Tales from Five Institutions
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for a quick review of five different Open Access initiatives at five different institutions. Presenters will offer a quick overview of their project and answer questions. Make a tea or coffee and come join us! This event is … Continue reading
CANCELLED!! Tech Tools for Novice Users 2:00 pm
CANCELLED!! Tech Tools for Novice Users
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us to explore low barrier tech tools for you and your students – and no one is a dummy when we are willing to learn.
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Online Course Design and Development 10:30 am
Online Course Design and Development
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Designing and delivering an online course has similarities to designing and teaching a face-to-face course, but online courses require some unique considerations and decisions to create a meaningful learning experience. In this 3-day course, you will learn how to put … Continue reading
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together 11:00 am
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
*This is a BCcampus webinar* Take up the paddle and journey with Chetwood, Kahkah, Leloo and Sammon to forge an understanding of what Indigenization is in your respective role in post-secondary. (These reference the four modules we will be following in … Continue reading
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Online Course Design and Development 10:30 am
Online Course Design and Development
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Designing and delivering an online course has similarities to designing and teaching a face-to-face course, but online courses require some unique considerations and decisions to create a meaningful learning experience. In this 3-day course, you will learn how to put … Continue reading
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Developing an Anti-Racist Organization 12:30 pm
Developing an Anti-Racist Organization
Oct 26 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
PRESENTATION DESCRIPTION Developing an Anti-Racist Organization: A Model Developing an anti-racist organization requires a system’s change and organizational development approach combined with anti-racism theory and practice. In this talk, Dr. Traoré discusses a theoretical model of change that targets the … Continue reading
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Introduction to Podcasting for online delivery 11:00 am
Introduction to Podcasting for online delivery
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Podcasting has become extremely popular over the past five years. In this session you will discover what it is, why it can be a valuable and engaging teaching tool and what you need to get started.
TCDC Fall Book Club 4:30 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Oct 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
TCDC Fall Book Club
Online | Tuesdays| September 22 to November 24 | 4:30-5:45 Reach Everyone, Teach Everyone: Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education By Thomas J. Tobin and Kirsten T. Behling   TCDC is excited to announce the fall selection for our book club: Reach Everyone, Teach … Continue reading
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Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together 11:00 am
Fall Indigenous Series – Pulling Together
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
*This is a BCcampus webinar* Take up the paddle and journey with Chetwood, Kahkah, Leloo and Sammon to forge an understanding of what Indigenization is in your respective role in post-secondary. (These reference the four modules we will be following in … Continue reading
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Padlet session 10:30 am
Padlet session
Oct 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for an intro to Padlet and some hands-on experience with this collaborative learning tool.
BCcampus webinar: Fun FLO Friday – Open Tricks & Treats 11:00 am
BCcampus webinar: Fun FLO Friday – Open Tricks & Treats
Oct 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Alena Buis (Instructor and Chair of the Department of Art History and Religious Studies at snəw̓eyəɬ leləm̓-Langara College) for a fun-filled facilitation experience using open practices that can decenter the instructor and bring learners into collaborative practice. We’ll have some fun in … Continue reading
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