Workshops Registration

*Last name:


*First name:


*College: 
 COAST
 COB
 COESS
 COHFAC
 CONHS
 SGPCE
 University Administration
 University Staff

*Department:


*Position: 
 Adjunct
 Administration
 Faculty
 Staff

*Email:


*Phone Extension:


SESSIONS AVAILABLE: 

Workshop #59


#59 Fall 2020 Blackboard Original Orientation
Date: Open Enrollment
Time: Self-Paced
Location: www.lewisu.edu/bb

[Show More Information]

This is a self-paced, online orientation of the university learning management system, Blackboard Learn Original. Participants will learn how to create announcements, post grades in the grade center, upload basic content such as the syllabus, and collect assignments. Upon registering for this session, you will be enrolled as a student into the orientation within three business days. A printable certificate of achievement is available upon completion of the orientation final assessment. To access the orientation, log in to lewisu.edu/bb and select “Courses”. From your courses page, select “Blackboard Original Orientation”. Watch a video on accessing your courses in Blackboard here.

Questions? Email facultycenter@lewisu.edu

Presenter(s): Faculty Center Staff
Target Audience: Faculty and Staff

Workshop #20


#20 Blackboard Video Engagement Tools at Lewis University - Which one should you use?
Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Time: 3pm-4pm
Location: Online

[Show More Information]

In this workshop, explore the different video engagement tools at Lewis University: Voice Thread, Panopto, Collaborate Ultra, and Zoom. Which tool should you use for what type of activity? Participants will be able to identify which tool best fits their assessment and engagement goals in an online or blended learning environment.

Presenter(s): Faculty Center Staff
Target Audience: Faculty

Workshop #29


#29 Explore Blackboard Ultra At Lewis University
Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Time: 3pm-4pm
Location: Online

[Show More Information]

Learn about the new interface Ultra. In this workshop, you’ll get access to an Ultra sandbox shell to explore how the new interface functions for instructors and students. Participants will see the differences and learn more about how the Ultra project is progressing at the University.

Presenter(s): Faculty Center Staff
Target Audience: Faculty

Workshop #30


#30 Original Online Teaching Certification (Six Weeks): Session 1
Date: Monday, February 1 - March 14, 2021
Time: Optional Live Sessions on Tuesdays at 4:00pm CT
Location: Online

[Show More Information]

The Online Teaching Certification fulfills University requirements for faculty to teach online and blended courses at Lewis University. This six week course is instructor led and completely online. All coursework is completed on the Lewis University Blackboard system. Participants will learn the basic pedagogical approaches, design principles, and technological tools that facilitate online learning. Participants can expect to spend 3-5 hours per week completing coursework to meet weekly deadlines. Optional synchronous live sessions are each Tuesday at 4:00pm CST. Certification is awarded to those who have successfully completed all required coursework.

Presenter(s): Faculty Center Staff
Target Audience: Faculty

Workshop #32


#32 Teach and Build in Blackboard Ultra (Five Weeks): Session 1
Date: Monday, February 8 - March 14, 2021
Time: Optional Sessions on Wednesdays at 4:00pm CT
Location: Online

[Show More Information]

Co/Pre-Requisite: Online Teaching Certification.

Are you certified to teach online and looking to make the switch to a more intuitive interface? Thinking about using Blackboard Ultra? Teach & Build in Blackboard Ultra is your opportunity to learn all about blackboard Ultra in this self-paced five module course. Learn how to re-create your original content in the Ultra experience.Learn more about Ultra here. Optional synchronous live sessions are each Wednesday at 4:00pm CST that will demonstrate features in each module.

Presenter(s): Faculty Center Staff
Target Audience: Faculty

Workshop #31


#31 Original Online Teaching Certification (Six Weeks): Session 2
Date: Monday, March 22 - May 2, 2021
Time: Optional Live Sessions on Tuesdays at 4:00pm CT
Location: Online

[Show More Information]

The Online Teaching Certification fulfills University requirements for faculty to teach online and blended courses at Lewis University. This six week course is instructor led and completely online. All coursework is completed on the Lewis University Blackboard system. Participants will learn the basic pedagogical approaches, design principles, and technological tools that facilitate online learning. Participants can expect to spend 3-5 hours per week completing coursework to meet weekly deadlines. Optional synchronous live sessions are each Tuesday at 4:00pm CST. Certification is awarded to those who have successfully completed all required coursework.

Presenter(s): Faculty Center Staff
Target Audience: Faculty

Workshop #33


#33 Teach and Build in Blackboard Ultra (Five Weeks): Session 2
Date: Monday, March 29 - May 2, 2021
Time: Optional Wednesday Sessions
Location: Online

[Show More Information]

Co/Pre-Requisite: Online Teaching Certification.

Are you certified to teach online and looking to make the switch to a more intuitive interface? Thinking about using Blackboard Ultra? Teach & Build in Blackboard Ultra is your opportunity to learn all about blackboard Ultra in this self-paced five module course. Learn how to re-create your original content in the Ultra experience. Learn more about Ultra here. Optional synchronous live sessions are each Wednesday at 4:00pm CST that will demonstrate features learned each module.

Presenter(s): Faculty Center Staff
Target Audience: Faculty