Learn@UW Events

Below is a list of upcoming trainings and events related to the Learn@UW suite of learning technologies. It is also available in a calendar format for easy viewing.

AEFIS: Creating and Managing Your Digital Course Evaluation Surveys

July 21, 2022 - 10:00 am

This AEFIS webinar is for department and school AEFIS administrators (at UW-Madison) who are setting up their course evaluation surveys. We begin with a brief overview of the AEFIS software, followed by the three course evaluation steps: creating the survey template scheduling the survey template finishing the survey instance (including, assigning courses) This session is…

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Overview of Learn@UW Tools

August 22, 2022 - 11:00 am

Learn@UW-Madison manages and supports the 12 tools that make up the Learn@UW suite of learning technologies. Each of these tools address a particular need of our teaching and learning community. This one-hour course is a 30,000-ft overview of those tools. We provide just enough time to introduce each tool — without getting bogged down in…

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Getting Started with Canvas

August 22, 2022 - 1:00 pm

This 90-minute course walks through several foundational Canvas features and options that will prepare you for success. We will explore and discuss the following critical Canvas elements: the Canvas dashboard creating course content, creating Canvas pages, and uploading files building Canvas assessments (quizzes, assignments, and discussions) using the gradebook managing the navigation bar using Student…

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Zoom and Web Conferencing Inside and Outside Your Canvas Course

August 22, 2022 - 2:30 pm

This 30-minute session provides a quick overview of best practices and sound pedagogy when employing web conferencing tools during remote instruction. We will also look specifically at Zoom: its integration with Canvas, and the primary Zoom features and functions within a Canvas course. This training session will be held in a Zoom room. The link…

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Communicating with Students in a Hybrid World

August 22, 2022 - 3:00 pm

There are several methods by which you can communicate with your students both in Canvas and outside of it. This 30-minute session introduces some of the more common methods and best practices, and allows time to discussion strategies. This session will be held in a Zoom room. The link to the Zoom room will be…

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