Workshop and Training Offerings with Descriptions

  • The topics listed below are offered by the Instructional Design Services.

  • Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing Workshop
    A workshop on Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing.
    Pedagogical Best Practices for Online and Blended Courses
    Fundamentals of online pedagogy and course design. 
    D2L Assignments Workshop
    The D2L Assessment tool enables the setting up of folders that students can use to submit their assignments, assignments can be graded, and feedback can be given as a commented file, in an html editor, or as an audio/video file.
    D2L Boot Camps
    The Boot Camp contains all five of our Desire2Learn workshops (Content and Navigation, Quizzes, Grades, Dropbox/Discussions, and Fundamentals of Online Pedagogy).
    D2L Grades Workshop
    The workshop description for Desire2Learn Grades workshop.
    D2L Interactive Rubric Workshop
    Rubrics are a means of communicating expectations for an assignment, providing focused feedback on works in progress, and grading final products.
    D2L Quizzes Workshop
    The purpose of this workshop is to provide instruction and an overview of the Quizzes tool to create and manage quizzes that you have created.
    DL2 Discussions Workshop
    The purpose of this workshop is to provide an overview of the Discussions tool in D2L.
    Introduction to D2L
    In this workshop, participants will develop skills in introductory D2L concepts.
    Introduction to itube
    IUP’s itube: IUP's new video streaming service
    Introduction to Zoom
    Zoom is synchronous software for communication as well as collaboration for online or face-to-face courses.
    Pedagogical Use of Video in D2L Brightspace
    This session will endeavor to demonstrate the value of the pedagogical use of video-based learning.
    Using NVivo Software for Qualitative Research
    NVivo is a qualitative data analysis software package designed for researchers.