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Events

WMUx hosts a variety of events and training sessions throughout the academic year.  These sessions are geared toward instructors, graduate assistants, and any others involved in creating learning experiences at Western Michigan University.

Spring 2023 Programming

  • January 4 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Setting up Your Homepage and Gradebook

 Date: Wednesday, January 4       Time: 1 - 2 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

These mini-trainings are aimed at first time LMS users (or those that would like a refresher) and are designed to cover the basics of Elearning. Our goal is to assist instructors in connecting with students and to make teaching and learning more enjoyable by building a welcoming and functional online space to interact, share content, collect assignments, and offer feedback. These mini-trainings are applicable to all course modalities.

  • January 5 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Building Modules and Content

 Date: Thursday, January 5       Time: 1 - 2 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

These mini-trainings are aimed at first time LMS users (or those that would like a refresher) and are designed to cover the basics of Elearning. Our goal is to assist instructors in connecting with students and to make teaching and learning more enjoyable by building a welcoming and functional online space to interact, share content, collect assignments, and offer feedback. These mini-trainings are applicable to all course modalities.

  • January 6 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Creating Discussions and Dropboxes

 Date: Friday, January 6       Time: 1 - 2 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

These mini-trainings are aimed at first time LMS users (or those that would like a refresher) and are designed to cover the basics of Elearning. Our goal is to assist instructors in connecting with students and to make teaching and learning more enjoyable by building a welcoming and functional online space to interact, share content, collect assignments, and offer feedback. These mini-trainings are applicable to all course modalities.

  • January 24 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Quizzes

 Date: Tuesday, January 24       Time: 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

In this 60-minute workshop, we will examine and walk through the the new and updated quizzing feature in Elearning. The switch to the new quiz feature became permanent in Spring 2023.

  • January 25 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Quizzes

 Date: Wednesday, January 25       Time: 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

In this 60-minute workshop, we will examine and walk through the the new and updated quizzing feature in Elearning. The switch to the new quiz feature became permanent in Spring 2023.

  • February 15 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Discussions

 Date: Wednesday, February 15       Time: 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

In this 60-minute workshop, we will examine and walk through the most effiencent way to use the Discussions feature in Elearning.

  • February 22 1 p.m.

  WMUx Media and Design Sessions

Video Editing Services at WMU

 Date: Wednesday, February 22       Time: 1 - 1:30 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

In this 30-minute workshop, we will cover what video editing services WMU provides free to all faculty and staff.

  • March 14 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Groups and Release Conditions

 Date: Tuesday, March 14       Time: 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

In this 30-minute workshop, we will cover how to use groups and release conditions within an Elearning course.

  • April 13 1 p.m.

  LMS Fundamentals Series

LMS Fundamentals

Roundtable

 Date: Thursday, April 13       Time: 1 - 2 p.m.       Location: Online via Webex

Join the ITC staff as well as other WMU instructors to share your Tips and Tricks while working in Elearning.

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