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Summer and Fall Training Schedule

The Instructional Innovation Center is offering training covering Canvas, online teaching and learning, and many other topics.  Thanks to ConferZoom, we offer many of our training online in real time, and you can attend from the convenience in your home, office or even on campus with your computer and internet connections.


RSVP is required for all workshop.  Please refer to Cornerstone to locate these workshops and to RSVP.  Our trainer will communicate updates with you as we approach the events.


Canvas and the New term

This workshop is designed for current Canvas users, preparing them to migrate their current courses to the next term. We will show you how to update, maintain and course copy within Canvas. In addition, you will learn how to use the Date Adjust tool to simplify adjusting the calendar. Preparing for the next term in Canvas could not be any easier!


8/8/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom

8/15/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom


Canvas and New Tools

CVC is pleased to provide a suite of tools called Ecosystem Tools.  This workshop will give you an overview of the tools and how they might of some value to you and your classes.  They include: Cranium Cafe, Quest, Proctorio, Notebowl, Zoom and GoogleEd. By the time you finish, you will want to include some of these tools to make your job a bit easier.


9/27/2019

9:00 AM

10:30 AM

Zoom

Canvas in the Classroom

Canvas has many tools to enhance teaching while making learning more enjoyable for your students. Learn how to web enhance your class and provide students online access to key information they need to be successful including syllabus, calendar, handouts, and other timely course information. Consider homework being submitted using the Canvas Assignment tool; you can grade and provide your students written feedback or maybe consider using audio or video tools. You and your students can customize how to receive notifications and access grades. Come see how Canvas can help you and share some of your ideas of how to use Canvas in the classroom.


6/6/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom


Canvas Quiz Tool Updated

Over the summer, Canvas Quiz tool will be updated to Quizzes.Next.  The updated quiz tool offers a variety of robust features making a quiz and survey design more user-friendly.  Besides, the quiz tool will offer some flexibility in how you want to do quizzes online.


9/27/2019

10:30 AM

12:00 PM

Zoom


Introduction to GoogleEducation

GoogleEd is a fantastic package for educators and learners alike.  The kit includes GoogleDocs, GoogleSheets, GoogleSlides, GoogleDrive, and of course the great online collaborative tool ideal for group work.  GoogleEd works beautifully with Canvas as an Assignment and Collaborative tool. The best part is it is free. Come learn how to access GoogleEd and how you can take full advantage of the tool for you and your learners.


6/12/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom

8/7/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom


Orientation to CVC-OEI

Many of you have heard of CVC or California Virtual Campus. CVC is the statewide driving force behind California's community college technology; professional development, online learning and teaching, and Canvas. Eric Wilson has been a pro-active player for CVC since it began in 2003. CVC is the sponsor of the annual Online Teaching Conference. One of the most exciting programs OCC is a part of the CVC Exchange Program. During this orientation, you will learn the history of CVC, and how they will help standardize online learning and teaching.  Also, Eric will review the rubric OCC is using to help keep online classes consistent. If you are considering teaching online or want to be a part of the exchange program, this is the best place to start.  


6/4/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom

6/5/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom

8/6/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom

10/18/2019

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

Zoom


Canvas Open Lab

These labs are scheduled for certain times of the month where faculty can come and get assistance from an IIC Team Staff or just a place to work in Canvas. No RSVP needed. Walk-ins welcomed!
  • June 7@ 9:00 AM - Zoom (Check Canvas Announcements)
  • September 3 @ 9:00 AM - MBCC 126
  • October 4 @ 10:00 AM Zoom (Check Canvas Announcements)
  • November 1 @ 9:00 AM - Zoom (Check Canvas Announcements)
  • December 6 @ 9:00 AM - MBCC 126


Online Workshops


**NEW** Canvas Online Orientation

Beginning Summer 2019, you can lean the basics of Canvas online at your own pace.  These very easy steps and mini exercises will get you acquainted with Canvas' basic tools so you can use Canvas in the classroom and understand how Canvas works.   Thanks to Kona Lee at University of New Hampshire for her donation of this orientation course and Eric Wilson for updated and edits, this new online workshop is easy and promises you will be comfortable with Canvas swiftly.  Tentatively set to release June 10th, 2019.


Strategies to teaching and Learning Online (STLO) - Summer 2019

This self-paced, online workshop is designed for faculty, full-time and part-time, who wish to teach fully online courses for Orange Coast College. Topics include Course Design, Interaction, Collaborative Learning, and Assessment. The workshop is a hybrid with a minimum of two, on-campus meetings. This workshop replaces the first TLO-Teaching and Learning Online workshop. June 10th – August 30, 2019.