Spring 2016 Ignite Events
All University of Memphis faculty and staff are invited to attend each of the following events this semester. To view all events, including webinars sponsored by organizations such as the WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies and Online Learning Consortium, visit our registration website.
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TUE, feb 09 10:30 aM
Ignite Learning: REACHING aLL lEARNERS
How can we design instruction to meet the learning needs of our diverse student population?
Join us as we discuss ideas and concepts for making learning accessible to all.
Tue, FEB 23 9:00 AM
Online Success Series: Course Delivery
Your course is developed -- now what? Join us as we discuss how to move from course
development to course delivery and strategies for engaging online students throughout
wed, MAR 02 9:00 AM
UDL Series: Strategies for Engaging Learners*
What motivates our students to learn? How can we provide our students multiple ways
to engage in a course? In this session, we will discuss leveraging the multiple strengths
and interests of our students to increase learning engagement.
Wed, MAR 23 9:00 AM
UDL Series: Strategies for Expressing Learning
How can we provide students multiple ways to practice and demonstrate what they have
learned? In this session, we will discuss leveraging the varied abilities of our students
as resources for providing more student-centered activities and assessments.
WED, MAR 30 9:00 AM
UDL Series: Strategies for Presenting Content
How can we provide multiple means for students to access content? Can your students
access learning content in multiple formats? In this session, we will discuss multiple
ways you can present content in order to meet the needs of all of your students.
TUE, APR 05 10:30 AM
Online Success Series: Design & Development
Are you developing a new online course or interested in redesigning and existing online
course? Join us as we discuss the design and development of online courses for the
summer and fall semesters.
THU, APR 28 11:00 AM
REACHING ALL LEARNERS: Designing Accessible Course Materials
Would you like help in designing course content that is accessible to all learners?
Join the instructional design staff of UM3D Instructional Impact and the technology training staff of the Center for Teaching and Learning for a three (3) hour hands-on workshop. The workshop will provide instructional resources, including basic guidelines and related technology training for the design of accessible course materials. Implementation of the Universal Design for Learning framework will also be discussed as it relates to accessibility. Those who will benefit the most from attending this workshop include:
- UofM Online Coordinators
- eCourseware Department Aides
- Course Developers