Flexible Learning provides webinars on various instructional topics throughout the year. Further information regarding upcoming and past webinars and related resources follows below.
Pedagogy Webinars / Recordings
The following webinars were hosted by Flexible Learning on the dates listed:
April 24 - Tips For Humanizing Remote Delivery
Learning at a distance can be an isolating experience, but it doesn't have to be. In this webinar instructor presence, empathy, and awareness were emphasized with the aid of technology tools to help create an equitable learning experience for all students through connections with course content, fellow students and the instructor.
April 23 - Remote Discussions
This webinar discussed the following options for remote discussions: live discussions via Zoom; asynchronous discussion through Forums; and asynchronous discussion through Blogs.
April 22 - Mitigating Cheating
This webinar included discussions of sociological and psychological aspects of cheating, and tips for using course assessment strategies, and UR Courses Quiz capabilities to mitigate cheating.
April 16 - Teach So They Can Reach
Adapting your instruction for distant/remote teaching
April 15 - Assessing for Objective Success
Choosing assessments that would work for you
April 14 - Rethinking Course Design for Remote Teaching
Using backward design to shift your course from face-face to remote teaching