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Spring 2023 Schedule

Tuesday, February 7th at 11:30am CST

Tuesday, March 7th at 11:30am CST

  • Topic: D2L Awards and Replacement Strings
  • Description: Do you want to engage your students with a more personalized course? Join us to learn about creating badges, certificates, and personalization in your course with the Awards and Replacement String tools in D2L. 
  • Register for March's TechBytes session (opens new window) to attend live or receive the recording.

Thursday, April 6th at 11:30am CST

  • Topic: D2L Rubrics
  • Description: Rubrics make grading more streamlined and provide your students will clear expectations. Join us to learn about creating, applying, and grading with the Rubrics tool in D2L. 
  • Register for April's TechBytes session (opens new window) to attend live or receive the recording.

Thursday, May 4th at 11:30am CST

Fall 2022 Recordings

Quality Matters/Course Reviews & Tutor.com for Course Design Recording (opens new window)
The instructional design team will cover the “whys” and “hows” of getting an online course QM certified.  We will walk you through the process and explain how you can earn $500-$1000 in extra compensation!  Also, learn about Tutor.com and the metrics that can inform your instruction and course design to increase student success. 

D2L Gradebook & Turnitin Recording (opens new window)
The D2L support team will cover the nuances of the D2L gradebook and answer any questions you may have about this complex but helpful tool.  Also, learn about Turnitin and how the tool can help with academic integrity and expedite paper and other text-based assignment grading. 

YuJa for Multimedia (opens new window)
Learn the basics of this tool that allows for multimedia creation, storage, and sharing.