Oct
21

Date: Friday, Oct 21, 2016

Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Add to CalendarBest Practices for Facilitating Online Learning: VIU Community of Practice10/21/2016 12:00 PM10/21/2016 01:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverFacilitated by a Teaching Faculty Member with Online Teaching Experience and Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning   You are invited to join….an informal online discussion group about best practices for facilitating online learning! These sessions will be accessible through your internet browser. You will be able to login from anywhere with an internet connection with the option to share your audio and video or just listen to the discussion. We will prepare some best practices/topics for discussion and then facilitate an informal online conversation going in any direction the group wishes to explore, discuss or learn about!   Faculty members, who attended VIU’s Teaching and Learning virtual conference this year suggested creating an online group to discuss best practices and approaches for facilitating online learning. Our intent is to create a welcoming environment for informal conversation where all levels of experience in online facilitation are able to contribute and learn.   This Fall please join our virtual community of practice to discuss best practices and approaches to online learning. Three one hour virtual meeting times have been set up for you to choose from, or feel free to join all of the sessions. These meetings will be hosted online using the Blackboard Collaborate Ultra synchronous meeting tool, allowing you to participate in the conversation from the convenience of your desk or home office.   These sessions will be held monthly throughout the Fall 2016 term on the following dates. Each has been set up as a separate registration event in InVIU. If you wish to attend all three please register for each one or only those times you can attend.  Friday September 23 | 12-1pm Friday October 21 | 12-1pm Friday November 18 | 12-1pm   Please ensure you have access to a microphone and webcam, or contact us in the Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning to access one. Closer to each session, you will be emailed the URL to access the online room where we’ll be meeting – along with tips for access and participation.Registration:  InVIUQuestions: Michael Paskevicius | Learning Technologies Application Developer | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning (CIEL) | 250.753.3245 X-2029 | michael.paskevicius@viu.ca | B305, R511false

Facilitated by a Teaching Faculty Member with Online Teaching Experience and Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning
 
You are invited to join….an informal online discussion group about best practices for facilitating online learning! These sessions will be accessible through your internet browser. You will be able to login from anywhere with an internet connection with the option to share your audio and video or just listen to the discussion. We will prepare some best practices/topics for discussion and then facilitate an informal online conversation going in any direction the group wishes to explore, discuss or learn about!
 
Faculty members, who attended VIU’s Teaching and Learning virtual conference this year suggested creating an online group to discuss best practices and approaches for facilitating online learning. Our intent is to create a welcoming environment for informal conversation where all levels of experience in online facilitation are able to contribute and learn.
 
This Fall please join our virtual community of practice to discuss best practices and approaches to online learning. Three one hour virtual meeting times have been set up for you to choose from, or feel free to join all of the sessions. These meetings will be hosted online using the Blackboard Collaborate Ultra synchronous meeting tool, allowing you to participate in the conversation from the convenience of your desk or home office.
 
These sessions will be held monthly throughout the Fall 2016 term on the following dates. Each has been set up as a separate registration event in InVIU. If you wish to attend all three please register for each one or only those times you can attend.
 
Friday September 23 | 12-1pm
Friday October 21 | 12-1pm
Friday November 18 | 12-1pm

 
Please ensure you have access to a microphone and webcam, or contact us in the Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning to access one. Closer to each session, you will be emailed the URL to access the online room where we’ll be meeting – along with tips for access and participation.

Registration:  InVIU
Questions: Michael Paskevicius | Learning Technologies Application Developer | Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Learning (CIEL) | 250.753.3245 X-2029 | michael.paskevicius@viu.ca | B305, R511

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