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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.

Create Instructional Videos with Kaltura

Tuesday September 19

Join us at this workshop to learn how to create instructional videos with Kaltura. We will learn how to record from your webcam, a powerpoint, a screencapture, a podcast, a document camera, or any combination of media. Video quizzes and collaboration will also be discussed. Bring an outline or script for a short video you would like to record, as well as your laptop. We also recommend that you bring earbuds or a headset with microphone.

Date: Tuesday September 26, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: 210 Katz (Augusta) & 119 Lewiston (Bangor)
Register: coming soon

Tuesday September 19

Join us at this workshop to learn how to create instructional videos with Kaltura. We will learn how to record from your webcam, a powerpoint, a screencapture, a podcast, a document camera, or any combination of media. Video quizzes and collaboration will also be discussed. Bring an outline or script for a short video you would like to record, as well as your laptop. We also recommend that you bring earbuds or a headset with microphone.

Date: Wednesday September 27, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: UC Centers
Register: coming soon


Engagement at a Distance

Tuesday September 19

Hello, Blackboard? Is anyone there? How do you know your students are engaged in your course? What impact does this engagement have on student success? What does the research say about student engagement at a distance? In this lunch and learn session, we will share some strategies for engaging your distance students and invite you to share your challenges and successes, too.

Date: Tuesday October 17, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: 210 Katz (Augusta) & 119 Lewiston (Bangor)
Register: coming soon

Tuesday September 19

Hello, Blackboard? Is anyone there? How do you know your students are engaged in your course? What impact does this engagement have on student success? What does the research say about student engagement at a distance? In this lunch and learn session, we will share some strategies for engaging your distance students and invite you to share your challenges and successes, too.

Date: Wednesday October 18, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: UC Centers
Register: coming soon


Introduction to Kaltura Webinar

Description: Join us in this interactive webinar to learn the basics of Kaltura, the new video recording and management tool for Blackboard. Topics to be covered include:

  • My Media
  • Uploading videos
  • Recording videos with CaptureSpace
  • Embedding videos with Mashups

Date: Wednesday August 23, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 12:30pm
Location: Online at https://zoom.us/j/2072627979
Register: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/3778838/UC-FDC-Workshop-Registration-Introduction-to-Kaltura-Webinar


Video in the Classroom

Tuesday September 19

In this lunch and learn session, we will share some strategies for using video in your classes, see what the research says about best practices, and discuss the benefits and challenges. Do you want to create short instructional videos? Virtual field trips? Have students submit video artifacts demonstrating their work? Let’s share some ideas together!

Date: Tuesday September 19, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: 210 Katz (Augusta) & 119 Lewiston (Bangor)
Register: coming soon

Tuesday September 19

In this lunch and learn session, we will share some strategies for using video in your classes, see what the research says about best practices, and discuss the benefits and challenges. Do you want to create short instructional videos? Virtual field trips? Have students submit video artifacts demonstrating their work? Let’s share some ideas together!

Date: Wednesday September 20, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00pm
Location: UC Centers
Register: coming soon


Accessibility Statement

The University provides reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities upon request. Any person with a disability who needs accommodations for a workshop should contact Anne Fensie at anne.fensie@maine.edu or (207) 262-7779 to submit a request. Due to the lead-time needed to arrange certain accommodations, individuals should submit their request no later 1 week before the event.