Create Engaging Videos in your Course with TechSmith Relay

Posted by Alexander Karklins on Sep 28, 2017 4:02:04 PM

CU Online is pleased to provide access to our new video platform, TechSmith Relay, to faculty and students at CU Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus.

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Topics: Online faculty training, Online learning, Online tools, Video

Instructional Design:                                   Faculty Weblog #1: John Byrd

Posted by Amy Osatinski on May 2, 2017 2:50:14 PM

For the first CU Online Instructional Design Faculty Weblog, CU Online's Instructional Designer Amy Osatinski sat down with John Byrd, Senior Instructor of Finance at the Business School. In his weblog, John demonstrates how he uses HTML to create interactive pop-up boxes in Canvas. To view the Weblog, click here

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Topics: Online Classes, Online faculty training, CU Online, Canvas, Online teaching, Online tools, Instuctional Design, Interactivity, HTML

Instructional Design Faculty Weblogs

Posted by Amy Osatinski on Mar 1, 2017 7:46:02 PM

Are you doing something interesting or innovative in your Canvas course? Would you like to share your great work with other faculty members?

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Topics: Online Classes, CU Online, Canvas, Online teaching, Online tools

Save-The-Date: Spring Symposium

Posted by Kate Miller on Mar 1, 2017 7:39:20 PM

The 2017 Spring Symposium will take place on Thursday, May 18th on the CU Denver campus.

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Topics: Online faculty training, CU Online, Online learning, Online teaching, Online tools

Upgrades to FlipGrid

Posted by Sarah North on Feb 8, 2017 3:47:13 PM

Upgrades to Flipgrid include free educator accounts and private assessment tools

Flipgrid is an online video-based discussion tool designed to give students a unique method of communicating what they’ve learned (as an alternative to text-based options). It helps foster an engaging, social learning atmosphere within the online classroom, or adds a supplemental component to face-to-face courses. Recent Flipgrid upgrades (Flipgrid One and Flipgrid Classroom) both take into account you – the educator – and your unique needs.

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Topics: CU Online, Online teaching, Online tools

New Instructional Design Resources

Posted by Amy Osatinski on Feb 8, 2017 3:08:48 PM

CU Online is pleased to announce the roll out of our new instructional design resources. Read our white paper that outlines the resources and the research behind them authored by our new instructional designer, Dr. Amy Osatinski. In addition to the white paper, here is a flyer (also shown below) that outlines the new resources at a glance.

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Topics: CU Online, Online teaching, Online tools

Tools for online group interaction

Posted by Kate Miller on Jan 11, 2017 2:19:53 PM

CU Online explored some free tools for creating collaborative, engaging opportunities for your students and you, the faculty member!

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Topics: Online Classes, CU Online, Online learning, Online teaching, Online tools