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Library Tour for New Graduate Students and Faculty

Tue, 2019-08-20 21:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus

Take a tour with a Duke librarian and learn about research services and resources you can access, along with study spaces where you can read, write, relax, create, and collaborate in our Libraries.

We will meet at the Perkins Service Desk on the first floor of Perkins Library. 

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Learning Tools Lightning Talks (Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 2)

Tue, 2019-08-20 15:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

During this session you will get 5-10 minute introductory demos of a number of useful teaching tools available at Duke, and will learn where to get more information about any of the tools you would like to use in your course. 

  • Warpwire - Stream and share audio and video
  • PlayPosit - Embed questions and interactivity in your teaching videos
  • Voicethread - Build multimedia discussions into your course
  • Gradescope - Grade faster and more consistently
  • Zoom - Easily host web conferences, online meetings, and virtual group work
  • Kits - Connect people to the tools in your courses

NOTE: If you are interested in attending other parts of today's Bootcamp, please register at the links below:

Register for Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 AM - 11 AM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 2 - Learning Tools Lightning Talks

Tue, 2019-08-20 15:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

During this session you will get 5-10 minute introductory demos of a number of useful teaching tools available at Duke, and will learn where to get more information about any of the tools you would like to use in your course. 

  • Warpwire - Stream and share audio and video
  • PlayPosit - Embed questions and interactivity in your teaching videos
  • Voicethread - Build multimedia discussions into your course
  • Gradescope - Grade faster and more consistently
  • Zoom - Easily host web conferences, online meetings, and virtual group work
  • Kits - Connect people to the tools in your courses

NOTE: If you are interested in attending other parts of today's Bootcamp, please register at the links below:

Register for Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 AM - 11 AM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp - Session 2 Tools Lightning Talks

Tue, 2019-08-20 15:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

During this session you will get 5-10 minute introductory demos of a number of useful teaching tools available at Duke, and will learn where to get more information about any of the tools you would like to use in your course. 

  • Warpwire - Stream and share audio and video
  • PlayPosit - Embed questions and interactivity in your teaching videos
  • Voicethread - Build multimedia discussions into your course
  • Gradescope - Grade faster and more consistently
  • Zoom - Easily host web conferences, online meetings, and virtual group work
  • Kits - Connect people to the tools in your courses

NOTE: If you are interested in attending other parts of today's Bootcamp, please register at the links below:

Register for Part 1 - Getting Started with Sakai (11 AM - 12 PM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Getting Started with Sakai (Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 1)

Tue, 2019-08-20 13:30
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

This hands-on workshop is designed to give Duke faculty and other instructors the knowledge and skills necessary to create and manage a course site in Sakai. During the session, you will get an overview of Sakai basics, including the most commonly used Sakai features and how to navigage the site settings. By the end of the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Create and manage a course site,
  • Enable and manage commonly used Sakai tools,
  • Use the course organization tools and upload course materials to your site, and 
  • Identify key features of the gradebook and understand TA grading permissions.

Bring your laptop so that you can work in your own course site(s) as you complete the workshop activities. Before the workshop, be sure you are comfortable logging in to Duke sites with your netID and password. 

NOTE: If you are interested in attending other parts of today's Bootcamp, please register at the links below:

Register for Part 2: Learning Tools Lightning Talks (11 AM - 12 PM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp

Tue, 2019-08-20 13:30
Other (see event description)
West Campus

LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

Attend all three parts of today's Bootcamp to become familiar with the most commonly-used teaching tools at Duke. This event will present basic information designed for those new to teaching at Duke (faculty or graduate students), who would like an introduction to these tools in order to jump-start their course set-up.  

Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 - 11 AM)

This hands-on workshop is designed to give Duke faculty and other instructors the knowledge and skills necessary to create and manage a course site in Sakai. During the session, you will get an overview of Sakai basics, including the most commonly used Sakai features and how to navigage the site settings. By the end of the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Create and manage a course site,
  • Enable and manage commonly used Sakai tools,
  • Use the course organization tools and upload course materials to your site, and 
  • Identify key features of the gradebook and understand TA grading permissions.

Bring your laptop so that you can work in your own course site(s) as you complete the workshop activities. Before the workshop, be sure you are comfortable logging in to Duke sites with your netID and password. 

Part 2: Learning Tools Lightning Round (11 AM - 12 PM)

During this session you will get 5-10 minute introductory demos of a number of useful teaching tools available at Duke, and will learn where to get more information about any of the tools you would like to use in your course. 

  • Warpwire - Stream and share audio and video
  • PlayPosit - Embed questions and interactivity in your teaching videos
  • Voicethread - Build multimedia discussions into your course
  • Gradescope - Grade faster and more consistently
  • Zoom - Easily host web conferences, online meetings, and virtual group work
  • Kits - Connect people to the tools in your courses
Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12 - 1 PM)

Following the two morning workshops, we will hold open office hours for any questions you have about teaching and educational technologies at Duke. Light lunch will be available. 

NOTE: Registering at the page you are on will sign you up for all three parts of the Bootcamp.

If you are interested in attending one or more individual parts but not the entire day, use the links below:

Register for Part 1: Intro to Sakai (9:30 - 11 AM)

Register for Part 2: Learning Tools Lightning Round (11 AM - 12 PM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 1 - Getting Started with Sakai

Tue, 2019-08-20 13:30
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

This hands-on workshop is designed to give Duke faculty and other instructors the knowledge and skills necessary to create and manage a course site in Sakai. During the session, you will get an overview of Sakai basics, including the most commonly used Sakai features and how to navigage the site settings. By the end of the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Create and manage a course site,
  • Enable and manage commonly used Sakai tools,
  • Use the course organization tools and upload course materials to your site, and 
  • Identify key features of the gradebook and understand TA grading permissions.

Bring your laptop so that you can work in your own course site(s) as you complete the workshop activities. Before the workshop, be sure you are comfortable logging in to Duke sites with your netID and password. 

NOTE: If you are interested in attending other parts of today's Bootcamp, please register at the links below:

Register for Part 2: Learning Tools Lightning Round (11 AM - 12 PM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Perkins Library Tour for Parents

Mon, 2019-08-19 18:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus

Take a tour with a Duke Librarian and learn about research services and resources students can access, along with study spaces where students can read, write, relax, create, and collaborate in our Libraries.

The tour will start at the Perkins Library Service Desk on the first floor of Perkins Library. 

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Perkins Library Tour for Parents

Sun, 2019-08-18 18:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus

Take a tour with a Duke Librarian and learn about research services and resources students can access, along with study spaces where students can read, write, relax, create, and collaborate in our Libraries.

The tour will start at the Perkins Library Service Desk on the first floor of Perkins Library. 

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Managing Your Course with Kits

Fri, 2019-08-16 17:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

Are you using two or more learning apps to teach your course?  Maybe even three apps or more such as WordPress, Box, and Warpwire?  Kits is a new learning platform at Duke that that makes finding and sharing learning apps with your students easy.  Attend this workshop to learn the basics of Kits such as adding apps, managing participants, and sending notifications.

Learn more about Kits in Learning Innovation’s recent blog post.

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Grade Faster and Easier with Gradescope

Fri, 2019-08-16 16:00
Bostock 039
West Campus

Join Learning Innovation and the Gradescope team to learn how to use Gradescope to dramatically reduce the pain and time associated with grading exams and homework, while providing better and faster feedback to your students.

You will learn how to:

  • Grade your existing exams and homework on Gradescope,
  • Grade groups of answers at once,
  • Make rubric changes as you grade - changes apply to previously graded work to maintain consistency,
  • Write each comment only once - apply previously used comments with a click,
  • Create better rubrics to increase student learning,
  • Use 'assignment analytics' to gain insight into student learning.

Note: lunch will be provided for those able to join us in Bostock 039, but this workshop can also be attended virtually through Zoom videoconferencing. When you register, let us know how you plan to attend. 

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Easier, Faster, Fairer Grading with Gradescope

Fri, 2019-08-16 16:00
Bostock 039
West Campus

Join Learning Innovation and the Gradescope team to learn how to use Gradescope to dramatically reduce the pain and time associated with grading exams and homework, while providing better and faster feedback to your students.

You will learn how to:

  • Grade your existing exams and homework on Gradescope,
  • Grade groups of answers at once,
  • Make rubric changes as you grade - changes apply to previously graded work to maintain consistency,
  • Write each comment only once - apply previously used comments with a click,
  • Create better rubrics to increase student learning,
  • Use 'assignment analytics' to gain insight into student learning.

Note: lunch will be provided for those able to join us in Bostock 039, but this workshop can also be attended virtually through Zoom videoconferencing. When you register, let us know how you plan to attend. 

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Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 3)

Wed, 2019-08-14 16:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

Following the two morning workshops, we will hold open an office hour for any questions you have about teaching and educational technologies at Duke. Light lunch will be available. 

Note: If you are interested in attending other parts of the bootcamp, use the links below to register:

Register for Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 - 11 AM)

Register for Part 2: Learning Tools Lightning Talks (11 AM - 12 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 3 - Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch

Wed, 2019-08-14 16:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

Following the two morning workshops, we will hold open office hour for any questions you have about teaching and educational technologies at Duke. Light lunch will be available. 

If you are interested in attending one or more individual parts but not the entire day, use the links below:

Register for Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 - 11 AM)

Register for Part 2: Learning Tools Lightning Round (11 AM - 12 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp - Session 3 Office Hours

Wed, 2019-08-14 16:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus

LOCATION: Link Classroom 3

Get up and running with the tools available at Duke and take your teaching to the next level. This event is intended for new faculty, grad students, and folks that haven’t used Sakai or other tools listed below in a while.

Use this registration if you are interested in attending the third session, but not all three.

Session 1: 90m Sakai Getting Started - Hands On

Session 2: 60m Lightning Round

  • 10m Warpwire
  • 10m PlayPosit
  • 10m Voicethread
  • 10m Gradescope
  • 10m Zoom
  • 10m Kits

Session 3: 60m Lunch & Office Hours

If you are interested in attending other parts of the bootcamp, you can register for them at the links below.

Register for all three sessions https://duke.libcal.com/event/5625695

Register for Session 1 https://duke.libcal.com/event/5628187

Register for Session 2 https://duke.libcal.com/event/5628192

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Learning Tools Lightning Talks (Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 2)

Wed, 2019-08-14 15:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

During this session you will get 5-10 minute introductory demos of a number of useful teaching tools available at Duke, and will learn where to get more information about any of the tools you would like to use in your course. 

  • Warpwire - Stream and share audio and video
  • PlayPosit - Embed questions and interactivity in your teaching videos
  • Voicethread - Build multimedia discussions into your course
  • Gradescope - Grade faster and more consistently
  • Zoom - Easily host web conferences, online meetings, and virtual group work
  • Kits - Connect people to the tools in your courses

Note: If you are interested in attending other parts of the bootcamp, use the links below to register:

Register for Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 - 11 AM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 2 - Learning Tools Lightning Talks

Wed, 2019-08-14 15:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

During this session you will get 5-10 minute introductory demos of a number of useful teaching tools available at Duke, and will learn where to get more information about any of the tools you would like to use in your course. 

  • Warpwire - Stream and share audio and video
  • PlayPosit - Embed questions and interactivity in your teaching videos
  • Voicethread - Build multimedia discussions into your course
  • Gradescope - Grade faster and more consistently
  • Zoom - Easily host web conferences, online meetings, and virtual group work
  • Kits - Connect people to the tools in your courses

Note: If you are interested in attending other parts of the bootcamp, use the links below to register:

Register for Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 - 11 AM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 2 - Learning Tools Lightning Round

Wed, 2019-08-14 15:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

During this session you will get 5-10 minute introductory demos of a number of useful teaching tools available at Duke, and will learn where to get more information about any of the tools you would like to use in your course. 

  • Warpwire - Stream and share audio and video
  • PlayPosit - Embed questions and interactivity in your teaching videos
  • Voicethread - Build multimedia discussions into your course
  • Gradescope - Grade faster and more consistently
  • Zoom - Easily host web conferences, online meetings, and virtual group work
  • Kits - Connect people to the tools in your courses

If you are interested in attending one or more individual parts but not the entire day, use the links below:

Register for Part 1: Getting Started with Sakai (9:30 - 11 AM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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Teaching with Technology Bootcamp - Session 2 Tools Lightning Talks

Wed, 2019-08-14 15:00
Other (see event description)
West Campus

LOCATION: Link Classroom 3

Get up and running with the tools available at Duke and take your teaching to the next level. This event is intended for new faculty, grad students, and folks that haven’t used Sakai or other tools listed below in a while.

Use this registration if you are interested in attending the second session, but not all three.

Session 1: 90m Sakai Getting Started - Hands On

Session 2: 60m Lightning Round

  • 10m Warpwire
  • 10m PlayPosit
  • 10m Voicethread
  • 10m Gradescope
  • 10m Zoom
  • 10m Kits

Session 3: 60m Lunch & Office Hours

 

If you are interested in attending other parts of the bootcamp, you can register for them at the links below.

Register for all three sessions https://duke.libcal.com/event/5625695

Register for Session 1 https://duke.libcal.com/event/5628187

Register for Session 3 https://duke.libcal.com/event/5628198

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Getting Started with Sakai (Teaching with Technology Bootcamp: Part 1)

Wed, 2019-08-14 13:30
Other (see event description)
West Campus
LOCATION: Link Classroom 3, Lower Level, Perkins Library.

This hands-on workshop is designed to give Duke faculty and other instructors the knowledge and skills necessary to create and manage a course site in Sakai. During the session, you will get an overview of Sakai basics, including the most commonly used Sakai features and how to navigage the site settings. By the end of the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Create and manage a course site,
  • Enable and manage commonly used Sakai tools,
  • Use the course organization tools and upload course materials to your site, and 
  • Identify key features of the gradebook and understand TA grading permissions.

Bring your laptop so that you can work in your own course site(s) as you complete the workshop activities. Before the workshop, be sure you are comfortable logging in to Duke sites with your netID and password. 

NOTE: If you are interested in attending other parts of today's Bootcamp, please register at the links below:

Register for Part 2: Learning Tools Lightning Talks (11 AM - 12 PM)

Register for Part 3: Open Q&A Office Hour + Lunch (12-1 PM)

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