CPS Spring 2015 Professional Development Series

Dates: 6.11.2015, 6.22.2015, and 6.29.2015

This workshop series included a range of topics including: strategies to promote student outcomes, collaborative media-rich activities, and a presentation on building relationships with students by Cynthia Beers, winner of the 2015 Excellence in Teaching Award.

June 11 – Raise Your Game with an Instructional Designer: Work Smarter, Not Harder: Strategies to Promote Student Outcomes with Donna DiGiovanni and Tim Harper. WATCH VIDEO

June 22 – Raise Your Game with an Instructional Designer: Creating Engaging and Collaborative Media-Rich Activities with Ryan Fleming, Justin Horvath and Chris Unger.  WATCH VIDEO

VoiceThread Resources:

Guides and information for instructors can be found on the IRC (Instructor Resource Center)

http://www.northeastern.edu/nuolirc/voicethread/

“Faculty Spotlight” with Chris Unger on how he uses voice thread

http://www.northeastern.edu/nuolirc/faculty-spotlight-chris-unger/

Share this link with your students if you would like them to get an overview of voice thread

https://voicethread.wistia.com/medias/7ahmbv65no

Share this link with students so they can submit a “voice thread assignment”

https://docs.voicethread.com/vt-in-your-lms/students/blackboard-3/

Kaltura Resources:

Resources for instructors can be found on the IRC

http://www.northeastern.edu/nuolirc/kaltura/

Share this link with Student if they will be using the Kaltura WebCam recorder:

http://nuonlinebbsupport.neu.edu/link/portal/8316/8634/Article/1020/Record-With-Webcam

Students can voice over power point presentations, or anything else on their desktop.  Share this link with Student if they will be using Kaltura Desktop Recorder:

http://nuonlinebbsupport.neu.edu/ics/support/KBAnswer.asp?questionID=1046&hitOffset=510+98+75+37+8+2

June 29 – Engaging Students: Methods and Tools.  Winner of the 2015 Excellence in Teaching Award, Cynthia Beers will present on building relationships with students for student success.  WATCH VIDEO