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Designing for Individual Learning — Teaching Effectively in Canvas
May 19, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
A Teaching Effectively in Canvas workshop, the Individual Learning session offers examples and practices in Canvas that facilitate individual student engagement with course content, practice, and reflection. Individual work can ensure that students come to class prepared to interact with instructors and classmates. Participants will review and discuss models and examples of ways to use Canvas to increase individual learning.
- Canvas Tools Addressed: Embedded, or linked media, Self-paced modules, Assignments.
- Teaching & Learning Principles that Benefit Students: Integrating in- and out-of-class work, Flexibility, Scaffolding
- Administrative Principles that Benefit Instructors:Students come prepared to class, More interesting student projects, Support for Blended Learning
- Post-Session Opportunities: Individual consulting in your Canvas course after the session.
Teaching Effectively in Canvas is a new Faculty Engagement program designed to help make good teaching easier for instructors. It is comprised of four guided face-to-face workshops, with multiple sessions offered of each workshop. Each of the two-hour workshops focuses on a different aspect of teaching and learning and the Canvas tools that align with them, with activities designed to guide instructors through the creation of necessary elements. See all sessions scheduled for May 2017.