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Using Canvas Pages and Modules for Course Navigation

In this video, I walk through one method for using Pages and Modules in Canvas to improve course navigation. This setup may be especially useful during remote instruction.

From  Kory Ching on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 46 plays 0  

SITT- Getting Students to Think Together from Afar - Dr. Mark Verbitsky

Part of the university experience is working with and learning from other students. Remote learning might undermine a student’s sense of connection with a broader community of learning, so it…

From  Fei Xue on August 5th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

SITT 2020 - Thursday Daily Debrief

About this session: Join presenters, colleagues, and staff for a guided discussion of topics from the day’s webinars with opportunities to engage with fellow faculty, education specialists,…

From  Margaret Merrill on July 27th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones with Elizabeth Maga, Jorge Peña, Melinda Livas, and Erik Fausak

Faculty and Librarian Reflections: Enhancing Student Learning through Collaboration Faculty and librarians reflect on their joint creation of engaging, active remote learning experiences to develop…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Kirsten Harjes

Personality as a Remote Motivational "Tool" Dr. Harjes talks about how to bring in herself and her personality as motivational "tools" to enhance her presence as an instructor;…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Laci Gerhart-Barley

Building a Sense of Community: Field Activities at a Distance The UC California Naturalist Program (CalNat) offers naturalist certification courses throughout the state. Under normal circumstances,…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Nicholas Hosein

Supporting Labs: Student Assistants, Video Supplements, and Mobile Checkpoints Nick Hosein discusses expanding teaching support with a number of strategies, including opportunities for…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Allen Pettey

Pedagogical Variance Across Courses: Feedback from Student Engagement, Learning, and Surveys Dr. Pettey rapidly converted to remote instruction and taught three courses concurrently during Spring…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Arnold Bloom

Online Science Education meets Face-to-Face To address the coronavirus pandemic of Spring 2020, many schools have substituted online instruction for traditional face-to-face instruction. Yet the…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Julia Chamberlain

Instructional Choices and Modifications: Video, Assessment, and Engagement In Spring 2020, Dr. Chamberlain taught a 400-student General Chemistry course using asynchronous lectures, synchronous…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Annaliese Franz

Tools and Metrics for Interactive Feedback and Skill Development Dr. Franz reflects on her use of GoReact.com as a platform for students to give pre-recorded asynchronous video presentations online,…

From  Andy Jones on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Faculty Talk - Reading Groups in Online Teaching

Presenter: Emily Klancher Merchant This presentation describes an experiment in using student-led reading groups to improve student reading comprehension and give students a chance to discuss…

From  Mark Wilson on July 15th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Faculty Talk - Faculty Development in the Time of COVID-19

Presenters: Elizabeth Rice, Cara Sandholdt This video will describe how the School of Nursing implemented a faculty development online series of modules and workshops on Best Practices in Online…

From  Mark Wilson on July 15th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

SITT 2020 Interview: Andy Jones and Joe Anistranski

Beyond the Crisis: How UC Davis Can Improve Institutional Support for Online Teaching and Learning Dr. Anistranski thinks there needs to be a broader discussion of what we should ask of higher…

From  Andy Jones on July 6th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0