Virtual Tech Day Agenda

  • Below is the agenda for Virtual Tech Day, being held Wednesday, August 19. A virtual welcome begins at 8:30 a.m. and simultaneous sessions will follow in the morning and afternoon.

    The morning sessions start at 9:00 a.m. and will conclude at 11:00 a.m. The afternoon sessions will start at 1:00 p.m. and conclude at 3:00 p.m. There is a scheduled break from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

    Virtual Welcome

    • 8:30 a.m.
    • A brief introduction and overview of Virtual Tech Day

    Using the Owl camera-enabled classrooms and Zoom

    Office 365 

    • 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
    • An introduction to Microsoft Office 365 with an emphasis on applications relevant to online teaching
      • How to access Office 365
      • Review of available applications
      • Focus on specific applications and demonstrate their use in the context of online teaching

    D2L Brightspace 

    • 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
    • An introduction to D2L with an emphasis on tools and their use in online teaching