Daily webinars supporting your move to online teaching

Published: 24 March 2020 at 20:37

Get started with using Zoom, MS Teams in Canvas, and Canvas New Quizzes and gain a working knowledge of their different features and functionalities by attending one of our daily webinars.

Jason Williams will host ‘Zoom at noon’ webinars every day this week for online teaching, meetings and screen capture. Popular with colleagues from across all faculties and professional services this is an opportunity to ask questions and share experiences. 

Isobel Gowers will also lead daily webinars on using ‘Teams in Canvas for online teaching.’ She’ll explain how to set up webinars in Canvas and troubleshoot common problems that students encounter. Isobel will also compare the functionalities of Zoom and Teams, helping you to select the tool that will best meet your needs. 

Canvas New Quizzes provides an effective way of keeping students on track and engaged in their learning. Kate Outhwaite is hosting two webinars on various dates to give you an ‘Introduction to Canvas New Quizzes’ and show you how to use Feedback in the Canvas Quiz tools to support students’ learning.

Kate Outhwaite and Uwe Richter are also hosting a series of four webinars on MyShowcase to better understand how to use it as a student and its key features including Forms, Tasks, and Standards and Progress view.

Recordings of these webinars and other resources are being made available in the Technology Enhanced Learning section of this website and on a new dedicated Canvas site: Supporting the Move to Online Teaching (ARU login required).