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CETL Events and Workshops
Preparing Your HuskyCT Grade Center For Grade Calculation And Submission11:00am
Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Other OnlineIn this session, you will learn to ensure your Grade Center is set up to accurately record and calculate student grades within HuskyCT. We will cover specific settings and features including total points calculations, weighted percentage calculations, categorizing graded items, including/excluding graded items, incorporating tests/exams, assignments, discussions, as well as many other types of assessments and grades in your course. We will also cover how to send a grade column to Student Admin for midterm and final grade submission.
Wednesday, December 2, 11:00-12:15
Register - https://fins.uconn.edu/secure_inst/workshops/workshop_view.php?ser=1774
HuskyCT Basics – Intro And Overview12:00pm
Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
12:00 PM - 01:15 PM
Other OnlineThis session will introduce you to the new look of HuskyCT, and will cover the basics of HuskyCT such as how to begin using HuskyCT, how the LMS can be used in academic and non-academic environments, basic functions and tools, and tips and tricks for beginner users.
Thursday, December 3, 12:00-1:15
Register - https://fins.uconn.edu/secure_inst/workshops/workshop_view.php?ser=1783
Webex: Teaching Remotely, Now With Breakout Rooms10:00am
Monday, December 7th, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Other OnlineThis workshop will increase your knowledge about and comfort level using WebEx as a way to host classes or meetings online, setup remote office hours, and collaborate synchronously online. In addition, we’ll explore breakout rooms/sessions.
Monday, December 7, 10:00-11:15
Register - https://fins.uconn.edu/secure_inst/workshops/workshop_view.php?ser=1845
Virtual Workshop On Citation Metrics For Promotion And Tenure Workshop 12:00pm
Monday, December 7th, 2020
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Other OnlineHow can you best highlight the impact of your research? Learn how to use both traditional citation metrics and alternative metrics to show your value as an author and researcher.
Register - https://fins.uconn.edu/secure_inst/workshops/workshop_view.php?ser=1808
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Create Short Lecture Videos For Your Class – Kaltura1:30pm
Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
01:30 PM - 02:45 PM
Other OnlineSome advantages of using video in your class include the following:
• Provides a way for students to review material
• Provides instructors another way to present content (i.e. flip the classroom)
• Record video “microlectures” before or after class to help with difficult concepts
Using UConn’s video platform, Kaltura, you can record lectures, store videos, create quizzes, and share them in your HuskyCT course. In addition, students can use it for homework assignments or for discussions. The training will cover how faculty, staff, or students can create, upload, edit, and share videos. Also included will be instructions on how to caption your videos.
Tuesday, December 8, 1:30-2:45
Register – https://fins.uconn.edu/secure_inst/workshops/workshop_view.php?ser=1847