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Archive for December, 2013

Upcoming Respondus Lockdown Browser and Monitor Training Webinar

Respondus has announced the availability of a webinar for faculty on Lockdown Browser and Monitor.  If instructors are interested in using Monitor, please contact Learning Ventures at utlv@utoledo.edu.

Instructor Training for LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor (45-minute webinar)

Tuesday, December 17th at 1 pm ET (10 am PT)

 


Online Learning Workshops for Spring 2014

Learning Ventures is offering a series of faculty development workshops for faculty and teaching assistants who are new to teaching online, as well as those with previous online experience.

Training Location:
Main Campus Memorial Field House
Room 1060

Register Now:
https://utdl.edu/DL_training/

Register for one or more sessions on the following topics:

  • Active Learning with Blackboard Web 2.0 Tools
  • Alignment 101
  • Applying the QM Rubric (a whole-day workshop)
  • Blogs and Journals for Reflective Learning
  • Customizing the Appearance of Your Course
  • Designing an Online Module
  • Designing Your Course Structure
  • Introduction to Blended Learning
  • Introduction to Online Teaching and Learning
  • Item Analysis
  • Managing the Online Workload
  • Online Delivery, Copyright, and You
  • Online Teaching Certificate (a 4-week online course)
  • Rubrics
  • Wikis for Collaborative Learning
  • Writing Measurable Objectives

If you have any questions, please contact Peter You, Director for Faculty Support and Special Projects, at (419) 530-4016.

Class sizes is limited. Register early.

NOTE: If you encounter problems with your registration, please email Lance.Stoll@utoledo.edu


Updated Outage Information

The following two outages have been rescheduled:

IMPORTANT – Blackboard Outage Wednesday, December 22nd starting at 10:00 p.m.

Blackboard Learn will be taken offline starting at 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 22nd so that routine maintenance can be performed.  The system should be available again during the early morning hours of December 23rd.

IMPORTANT – Echo360 Outage Monday, December 22nd starting at 10:00 p.m.

Echo360 will be taken offline starting at 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 22nd in order to upgrade the server infrastructure and software.  The system should be available again by noon on December 23rd.

If you have any questions or concerns about these two scheduled outages, please email the Learning Ventures faculty help desk at UTLV@utoledo.edu or call 419-530-8835.


IMPORTANT – Echo360 Outage Monday, December 16th starting at 10:00 p.m.

Echo360 will be taken offline starting at 10:00 p.m. on Monday, December 16th in order to upgrade the server infrastructure and software.  The system should be available again during the early morning hours of December 17th.

We apologize for the inconvenience.  If you have any questions regarding this planned outage, please contact us at 419-530-8835 or at utlv@utoledo.edu


IMPORTANT – Blackboard Outage Wednesday, December 18th starting at 10:00 p.m.

Blackboard Learn will be taken offline starting at 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 18th so that routine maintenance can be performed.  The system should be available again during the early morning hours of December 19th.

We apologize for the inconvenience.  If you have any questions regarding this planned outage, please contact us at 419-530-8835 or at utlv@utoledo.edu