Distance Education and eLearning

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Professional Development Opportunities

The Office of Distance Education and eLearning is committed to providing high-quality professional development opportunities to help faculty meet their online teaching and course design goals.  Below is a list of the upcoming whole group training opportunities.  Please check back frequently as new offerings are made available.  

If you would prefer more of a one-on-one consultation about your specific needs, please contact us!

For basic Canvas training, please check out the UNCW Canvas website to set up an appointment. 

Adapt 2020 Training Sessions

Interested in our Adapt 2020 sessions? Visit the Keep Teaching site to learn more!

DEeL Training Schedule

Please click on the register link for more details for each training session. 

Summer 2020 Sessions
Course Title Date/Time Location Registration

Introduction to Canvas

July Session: July 29th, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

August Session: Aug 17th, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Online

Register (07/28)

Register (08/17)

Intro to MS Teams

July Session: July 30th, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

August Session: Aug 6th, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Online

Register (07/30) 

Register (08/06)

Getting Ready for Next Semester

Date: Aug 3rd

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Online

Register

Communicating Hybrid Course Expectations

August Session 1: Aug 4th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

August Session 2: Aug 10th, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Online

Register (08/04)

Register (08/10) 

Best Practices for Tests and Quizzes

Date: Aug 5th

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Online

Register

Creating Group Work in Canvas

Date: Aug 11th

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Online

Register

UNCW Online Teaching Orientation & Refresher for New Faculty

Date: Aug 12th

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

(All sessions are held on the second Wednesday of every month from 1 to 3 pm.)

Online

Register

Where Do I Start: Building a Course Online for the First Time

Date: Aug 13th

Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Online

Register

Let's Get Real: Authentic Online Assessments

Date: Aug 18th

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Online

Register

Using Echo360 Universal Capture to Create Videos

Date: Aug 19th

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Online

Register 

Creating Successful Student Video Projects

Date: Aug 21st

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

Online

Register

Ready for My Close-up

Date: Aug 24th

Time: 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Online

Register

How to Deepen Dialogue in Online Discussion Boards

Date: Aug 25th

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Online

Register

Using VoiceThread for Student Presentations and Discussions

Date: Aug 28th

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Online

Register