Current training offerings
Basic web accessibility training
Learn why and how to create accessible web-based materials. This workshop will overview the need for accessible content, current regulations related to accessibility and tips for providing an equitable experience for all users.
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Online assessment and proctoring options
This workshop will provide an overview of all the different online assessment options available to you, including proctoring using Zoom or Proctorio, and best practices for designing non-proctored exams to deter cheating.
Online proctoring using Proctorio
This workshop will provide information on the remote proctoring tool, Proctorio, including test set up, the Proctorio gradebook, and troubleshooting issues.
Creating accessible office documents
This is hands-on follow-up to Basic Web Accessibility Training for people who create content via Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel and Publisher. Is your course content in WebCampus accessible? In this workshop, you will learn how to create or convert Microsoft Office documents (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Publisher) into accessible formats.
This online workshop covers the Zoom web conferencing platform that allow you to hold online lectures and provide remote office hours to your students.
Accessible files in WebCampus: Hands-on with Ally
Curious about how Ally works and how to make your course more accessible? Come to the hands-on Ally training to learn about features for faculty and students. After an overview, time is alloted for guidance as you work on examples from your specific course materials.
Audacity: Audio editing for instruction
Learn an easy (and free to use) tool for recording and editing audio clips for slide narration, listening assignments, feedback to students, effective instructions and ehnahced discussion. Come away with best-practice mthods for presenting and organizing audio in courses to make your teaching experience easy, your content accessible and your students happy.
PDF remediation for accessibility
Learn how to use Adobe Acrobat Pro to check PDFs and remediate for accessibility. This 2-hour course will cover the basics of setting up accessibility tools and views, performing accessibility checks and remediating potential problems by tagging documents to ensure proper readflow and reading order, structuring tables and lists, adding alternative test for images and more.
Learn the basics of WebCampus, the University's online learning management system. This interactive workshop will utilize hands-on practice to introduce you to the basic elements of WebCampus.
Managing grades in WebCampus
This is an overview of the Gradebook in WebCapus. This workshop will help you understand the workflow of instructor grading and how to use SpeedGrader, provide feedback to students, and organize the Gradebook. You will also learn about how to important export CSV files to the Gradebook.
Deterring plagiarism with Turnitin
This course will introduce strategies for designing assignments and for using Turnitin to deter plagiarism.
Inclusive instruction with Universal Design for Learning
Introduction to Universal Design for Learning (UDL) as a set of guidelines and strategies for creating more inclusive instruction.