UMA Faculty Development Center
The Faculty Development Center is your one-stop shop for faculty and staff seeking assistance virtually or in person with distance teaching, student engagement at a distance, implementation or use of educational technology.
We are here for you to answer questions on technology in teaching, troubleshoot Blackboard or Kaltura, explore tech tools to suit your needs, and help you align the design of your online learning assets to your teaching goals.
Faculty Services we offer:
2019 University Collaborative Faculty Institute
"Treasures in Our Backyard: Innovative Teaching and Learning with What We Have"
Google Representatives introduced Google Course Kit at the UC Faculty Institute:
Please find other materials for the sessions of May 16 here.
Blackboard, Zoom and Kaltura Support
Blackboard, Zoom and Kaltura help you make learning more effective in and beyond the traditional walls by breathing life into educational content. They are empowering instructors with tools to engage every learner. We are here to support beginning as well as advanced users of these tools. In addition to individualized support, we also maintain tutorials on our website on Blackboard, Kaltura and Zoom
Lunch & Learn sessions and Workshops
Faculty Development Center facilitates a series of Lunch & Learn sessions and workshops throughout the year. This is a format of instructional development facilitated by faculty and staff for faculty. Workshops have generally a more hands-on, applied component to explore features and functionality of a certain educational technology tool.
Course Design Analysis
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Upcoming Workshops for Faculty
Upcoming workshops are listed below. Registration closes one week before so we have time to get an accurate head count for refreshments. To see the workshop details and register, click on the title to expand it.