DEU EdTech Quick Tips – Issue 52

In this Issue: Teaching with Zoom

    • Teaching Effectively with Zoom
    • Running “Virtual Office Hours” in Zoom
    • Zoom Meetings vs. MEETS: Which should I add to my Canvas course?
    • Zoom Recordings and Panopto Storage: Setting them up right!
    • Zoom training opportunities at USask
    • Canvas Tip: Using Groups for Grading Large Classes with TAs
    • DEU support and contact information

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Get up to speed fast with the new Canvas LMS

The new Learning Management System (LMS) is reason to celebrate. But transitioning to new learning technologies can also be a little daunting. Although DEU, GMCTL, and ICT will be working hard to develop professional learning plans that merge teaching and learning practices with technical skills, and will be designed to support a change in either or both within the new LMS, you may want to take some time on your own to orient yourself with the LMS update. USask training will take place throughout the summer for early adopters and into the fall and beyond for those transitioning for winter term. Keep an eye out on https://training.usask.ca/ for these and other opportunities as they come available.

In this post, however, the Instructional Design Team at the Distance Education Unit has curated a few resources from Canvas to get you familiar and even, up and running in Canvas, quickly and easily. Continue reading “Get up to speed fast with the new Canvas LMS”