Be cool this summer: Take a CTET workshop!

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The Centre for Teaching and Educational Technologies (CTET) has a number of exciting workshops for faculty, associate faculty and staff coming up over the next few months. Here is a list of upcoming workshops, their dates, descriptions and what previous participants have said about their experiences.

Fees for all CTET workshops are waived for all RRU faculty, associate faculty and staff. Contact CTET for a discount code.

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Moodle: Editing & Enhancing Online (MEEO) - June 4-24, online

This is an online course designed to help faculty and staff develop Moodle skills by learning how to build and edit a Moodle course.

“The facilitators provided such great support and instruction. It was timely, engaging, and supportive of the level of competence and each student's goals. I'm sure that I will refer to the resources in this course several times over the next year!”

Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) - June 13-15, on-campus

Learn and practice effective teaching skills to create an active and engaging learning environment for your students in this intensive, three-day workshop, focused on developing teaching skills for face-to-face learning.

“I really enjoyed participating and learning from other participants through a variety of methods - it was a workshop filled with participatory learning opportunities.”

Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) Fundamentals - July 8-Aug 11, online

Focused on developing teaching skills for online learning, this workshop provides participants with strategies to create active learning environments online for students.

“I was able to learn new learning tools… The case studies promoted a lot of engagement and insightful answers”

WordPress: Getting Started - July 24, on-campus

This is a special one-off workshop designed to introduce participants to the navigation dashboard and to support them in becoming familiar with editing tools like creating pages, adding media and customizing website themes.

Moodle: Getting Around - Aug 8, on-campus

Learn the basics of navigating around a Moodle course for new users.

“The workshop is well planned, communicating a great image of the RRU culture, showing exceptional support of CTET.”

Moodle: Editing & Enhancing - Aug 8, on-campus

Further develop your Moodle skills by learning how to build and edit a Moodle course.

“Informative and supportive, covered much needed shortcuts for navigating through Moodle!”

Getting Started with Collaborate Ultra - Aug 15, online

Learn your way around Collaborate Ultra and develop technical proficiency using Collaborate Ultra tools and moderator controls.

“Having taken this workshop has abated my previous nerves about this tool.”

Teaching with Collaborate Ultra - Aug 22 & 29, online

Develop skills for teaching interactively online using Collaborate Ultra, including teaching strategies to create active learning environments, staying organized as an online moderator, and supporting students.

“Outstanding workshop: facilitators were knowledgeable, patient, and great role models.”

To learn more about these and other CTET professional development opportunities, visit our page on the Professional and Continuing Studies website.

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