Tell us your topic and your availability—and we'll bring a tailored workshop to you and your colleagues. You can also select a topic from our workshop list below.

A minimum of four participants is needed for a workshop. Just think: you get to pick, the date, the time and location that works best for you and your colleagues' schedules! Contact us at it-seminars@mail.gvsu.edu for more information.

IDeL Workshops

  • Lights, Camera, Action: A Course Video Bootcamp
  • Copyright, Fair Use, Creative Commons and what it means to you!
  • Creating and Managing Group Projects in an Online Environment
  • Facilitating Online Discussion
  • Web 2.0 Tools Based on Bloom's Digital Taxonomy
  • Using Digital Media & Blackboard Mashup Options to Compliment Course Content
  • Providing Electronic Feedback using a Variety of Techniques & Tools
  • Creating Instructor Presence in the Online Classroom using Screencasting Software
  • Embedding Library Resources into your Blackboard Courses
  • Managing Student Assignments in the Online Environment
  • Glue them to their Seats!
  • Flip your Classroom!
  • Putting YOU into your Bb course using Blackboard Collaborate Voice
  • Have you tasted MERLOT lately? Learn about MERLOT, NMC (New Media Consortium), Edutopia, and the Educause 7 things you should know series
  • Best Practices, Assessment Rubrics & Suggestions for using the Discussion Board with Your Courses
  • Organizing Content for your Hybrid course & Jazzing up your Bb Site
  • Using Online Discussion to Foster a Community of Inquiry
  • What's Next? Refresh your Thinking for Online/Hybrid Course Development
  • Introduction to Universal Design and Accessibility for Online Learning

Information Technology Training Workshops

  • Introduction to Blackboard
  • Getting Started with Blackboard's Rubric Tool
  • Blackboard's Grade Center
  • Getting Started with Blackboard Collaborate
  • BB-IM (Blackboard Instant Messaging System) for Virtual Office Hours & Collaborative Groupwork
  • Google @ GVSU
  • Introduction to Macs
  • PC Backup & Data Security
  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Manipulating Digital Images
  • Introduction to Photoshop