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eLearning Office – Helping students

2020/07/02 – 8:30 am

How will your students know how to access their courses in Blackboard? How will they know how to use Blackboard tools to submit assignments or …

eLearning Office – Customizing your online course

2020/07/02 – 8:30 am

Some MacEwan courses were developed for online delivery prior to COVID-19. These online courses and materials are available for any faculty member to use. Please …

eLearning Office – Recording video with Kaltura Capture

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Adding short videos to your course is an effective way to engage your students. Did you know that we have a dedicated tool called Kaltura …

eLearning Office – Adding course content to Blackboard

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Okay, so you’ve been assigned a course in PeopleSoft and have an empty shell in Blackboard. Now what? We have a video that shows you …

eLearning Office – Changing due dates in Blackboard

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Do you need to quickly change the due dates in your next course? One of the more useful (but under-utilized) tools in Blackboard is the …

eLearning Office – Copy your own courses

2020/06/17 – 8:30 am

Did you know that you can copy an existing course into the one you’re scheduled to teach?
We’ve got a video that shows you how. Watch …

eLearning Office – Concepts, jargon and technical terms

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Do you need your students to remember technical terms, jargon and/or concepts? Did you know that Blackboard has a glossary function to help with this? …

Going remote with academic integrity

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

Are you looking for concrete strategies to promote academic integrity and minimize cheating in your remote classrooms, as well as how to detect and respond …

eLearning Office – Support for your goals

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

As faculty determine how to best use technologies like Blackboard, Collaborate Ultra (a synchronous conferencing tool), and Kaltura (a screen-capture and video streaming service) to …

eLearning Office – Video tutorials

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office has created a number of video tutorials for you and your students. These short videos show specific “how-to” instructions on using tools …

eLearning Office – Different ways to learn

2020/06/10 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office continues to offer live, online training sessions. If you are unable to attend an “eLearning Blitz” or training workshop, recordings are available. …

Unconscious Bias workshop module now available on Blackboard

2020/06/03 – 8:30 am

This module provides an overview of how unconscious bias can seep into everyday interactions and explores what we can do to build the capacity to …

Upcoming training for expense and requisitions

2020/05/20 – 8:30 am

Expense Procurement and Contract Services (EPACS) invites you to attend one of our upcoming training sessions. These sessions are geared toward new or infrequent users …

A Taste of Google Apps – May 27

2020/05/13 – 8:30 am

When: Wednesday, May 27, 9 – 11:30 a.m.
Simple collaboration, cloud storage, easy communications — discover how these simple concepts can quickly be applied to your …

Spreadsheets Without Numbers – Part 2 – May 26

2020/05/13 – 8:30 am

When: Tuesday, May 26, 1:30 – 3 p.m.
Expanding on the excitement of Part 1, you’ll discover how to create different reports for your data that …

eLearning office training resources

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office has a plenty of resources for you to get up and running with online teaching and learning:

Instructor led training
Self-paced training
Video and document …

Spreadsheets Without Numbers – Part 1

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

When: Tuesday, May 19, 10–11:30 a.m.
Note: Much of the information will translate to Excel.
Creating merged emails or documents with Google Sheets is pretty easy, but …

Basic principles of Webex meetings

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

May 7, 2-2:45 p.m.
Curious about how you can take advantage of Webex meetings? Join in for a basic overview of the different types of meetings …

Getting started with Microsoft Teams

2020/04/29 – 8:30 am

Microsoft Teams is more than a chat program. It’s a communication hub to all things Microsoft that brings together real-time messaging, file sharing, video conferencing/screen …

Blackboard training

2020/04/22 – 8:30 am

The eLearning Office is offering three kinds of workshops for faculty who need to learn about Blackboard. No registration is required because it’s all online. …

Reminder: Register for Change and Resilience webinars

2020/04/01 – 8:30 am

The last few months have been difficult for our university community and we are preparing for additional changes ahead. To support you in these challenging …

Now via webinar: Job Search 101 Lunch-and-Learn sessions

2020/03/18 – 8:30 am

NOTE: These sessions will now be offered via webinar. 

MacEwan University and the MacEwan Staff Association (MSA) recognize that improving job-search skills is something that is …

Gender, Sex and Sexuality: LGBTQ2S+ Inclusive Spaces

2020/03/11 – 8:30 am

This training focuses on challenging homophobic, biphobic and transphobic language and behaviours; building capacity to foster safe and inclusive LGBTQ2S+ environments; increasing familiarity with common …

Register for the next Unconscious Bias Training workshop – Mar. 25

2020/03/11 – 8:30 am

This workshop provides an overview of how unconscious bias can seep into everyday interactions and explores what we can do to build the capacity to …

Learning to Support Survivors of Sexual Violence – Mar. 25

2020/03/11 – 8:30 am

This interactive workshop is open to anyone who would like to learn more about how to support someone who has been affected by sexual violence. …

Change management workshops in March and April

2020/03/04 – 8:30 am

The last few months have been difficult for our university community and we are preparing for additional changes ahead. To support you in these challenging …