CIT Online
Summer Training Schedule
(Stipends Available)

Summer Online Workshops provided by Center for Instructional Technology
(Questions- RSVP to Lynn Zayac)  lzayac@westfield.ma.edu

 

Virtual and Online Blended Trainings offered throughout Summer
How to incorporate various learning tools and best practices inside your Plato course

 

Virtual Web Camp (rolling start)  (limited to 10 participants NEW to Web Camp)
Move your course online, online synchronous, hybrid, and hybrid flex.
($750 stipend) Open to 10 faculty- (RSVP Lynn Zayac) lzayac@westfield.ma.edu

 

Moving Your Course Online (2-hour training – rolling start)
Learn all PLATO has to offer you and your students in  your face to face courses or remote learning.
After completion you will get a sandbox ( a Plato course shell ) to experiment in.
($50.00 stipend)     Register here

 

Tool Time Workshop Series
How to incorporate various learning tools and best practices inside of  your Plato courses.
Resources and certificates will be provided for each workshop.
Wednesdays from 2:00-3:00/Thursdays 2:00-3:00

Format 

  • Course is synchronous
  • No pre- registration required
  • Attendance will be taken at the beginning and ending of presentation for the awarding of faculty stipends ($50.00 stipend per workshop)
  • This Tool Time Workshop will be recorded and saved
  • Certificate of Completion for workshop will be emailed to participant
  • Date and time of workshop- see below for individual workshops
  • Link- CIT Training Room- https://us.bbcollab.com/collab/ui/session/guest/75ff69c1be1c429ca124eeccf4f8938a

Tech Issues- jaxenroth@westfield.ma.edu

Individual Workshops
($50.00 stipend)

 

Web Camp Refresher Option
Participate in 6 45-minute Tool Time sessions (see below)
($200.00 stipend)

 

Wednesdays 2:00-3:00

7/15 All about Instructor Created Videos – ScreencastOMatic, storing, streaming and sharing your videos; ADA Compliance of Course Videos and Materials

7/22 All about Groups

7/29 VoiceThread

8/5 Assignments Hoonuit, SafeAssign, and Grading

8/12 Assessments BB and Respondus Test Creation, Online Surveys ,Online Proctoring, ADA Accommodations, and  Course Rubrics

8/19 Grade Center  Final grades, Testing Authentication, and Academic Honest- Respondus Monitor and or Respondus Lock Down Browser

 

Thursdays 2:00-3:00

7/16  All about Discussions

8/6   BB Collaborate – Video Conferencing Training, attendance reports,  polling, breakout rooms, and more features. Intergration with Voice Thread

8/13  Zoom – Web Conferencing in Online Courses and  Video Lecture Capture in Lab Courses on Campus – ATS –
Chris Hirtle, Lynn Zayac, Nick Wojtowicz, Robert Chatt

 

Tool Time Trainings –Links will be provided the day of the workshop on this site

 

 

All Summer –  Individual Coaching Sessions  available email cit@westfield.ma.edu