Events and Training Opportunities

Workshops for Fall 2014

The IDeL team offers a variety of workshops on instructional technology and e-pedagogy. This year's lineup includes workshops on:

  • interactive grading rubrics
  • iPads for mobile learning
  • digital badges
  • best practices for clickers and audience response systems

Tech Symposium

Each March, the annual Teaching & Learning with Technology Symposium provides a showcase for how Grand Valley faculty are putting technology to use in their own teaching. This is a great opportunity to gather ideas for your own courses.

Foundations

Interested in teaching an online or hybrid course? Learn more about our Foundations of Online/Hybrid Course Development and Delivery workshop, including the workshop dates for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Blackboard Learn / Collaborate

The Information Technology department offers a variety of workshops for those interested in learning to use GVSU's Blackboard learning management system and Blackboard's suite of Collaborate communication tools.

Workshops on Demand

You pick the date, the time, and the topic and we'll be happy to come deliver a group training for you and your colleagues. This is the perfect way to fit training into your busy schedule. Choose from our full menu of workshops, or propose a topic that fits your specific needs.

Sloan-C Workshops

Need professional development opportunities that better fit your schedule? Consider the Sloan-C workshops. Offered by the Sloan Consortium, a recognized name in online learning, these workshops cover a variety of topics in instructional technology and are offered online.

Blackboard Innovative Teaching Series

The BITS workshops are a series of weekly faculty training webinars offered by Blackboard. Free for faculty, these are a great way to expand your skills from the comfort of your office.

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