Workshops

Web Conferencing Tool – WebEx

Webex is Purdue’s new web conferencing tool that allows you to have online meetings with anyone who has an Internet connection – including mobile users. You can connect via audio, video, or both, and share content from your computer such as PowerPoint files, Word documents, or even browse the web together. With the Purdue Northwest unification in progress, online meeting tools are essential. This workshop will focus on how faculty and staff can use Webex to host meetings, record lectures, and share media.

Date/Time: Friday, February 10th, 12pm – 1pm
Location: Powers 204
Register at: Register for WebEx Workshop April 10

Voice Thread

This workshop will focus on the integration of Voice Thread, a tool that allows you to add voice annotation to a document, presentation, photos, or videos. This can be done with the use of a microphone, webcam, keyboard, or even your phone. This makes it easy for students to create oral presentations and peer assessments, as well as for instructors to post commentary and constructive feedback. With its versatile application, Voice Thread makes it easy to seamlessly integrate voice annotation to various forms of media.

Date/Time: Wednesday, April 15th, 12pm – 1pm
Location: Powers 204
Register at: Register for Voice Thread April 15th

Calculating Final Grades and Utilizing the Grade Submit Tool

As many of you know, Grade Submit Tool is a new feature in Blackboard that allows the instructor to submit the final grades for their entire class in just a few clicks. This workshop will focus on the steps involved in calculating Final Grades in the Grade Center in Blackboard and using the Grade Submit Tool to submit final grades from Blackboard to Banner. If you are teaching large classes, you do not want to miss this workshop!

Date/Time: Thursday, April 20th, 12pm – 1pm
Location: Powers 204

Register at: Register for Calculating Final Grades and Utilizing the Grade Submit Tool 04/20

Date/Time: Thursday, April 30th, 12pm – 1pm
Location: Powers 204

Register at: Register for Calculating Final Grades and Utilizing the Grade Submit Tool 04/30

 

 

 

 

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