Workshop Offerings

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Schedules are posted approximately 1 week prior to a new semester. The schedule is tentative; please check for most recent listings and updates.

Workshops are subject to change throughout the semester. For the most up to date information look for the “Online Faculty, hosted Events & Webinars" email which is sent out on a weekly bases during the fall and spring semesters.

Virtual Campus workshops and OaSIS forums are pre-approved (unless otherwise indicated in schedule with an asterisk*) for EGC and/or Tier II professional growth credit for Faculty.

Workshop

Date

Time

February

Cool Educational Web Tools
In this session we will take a look at several educational web tools and discuss ways in which they can be incorporated into an online course.

Click to take feedback survey

 

2/6
(Mon.)

10:00-11:30 AM

Using Screencast-O-Matic (SOM)
Are you looking for an easier and faster way to record videos to supplement your course materials? If so, this might be the session for you. In this session you will learn the basics of using the college’s newly licensed version of SOM to record, edit, and publish videos.

Before attending this session you will need to fill out the following form in order to be emailed the link and password required to access the licensed version of SOM:

https://form.jotform.com/60416135540143

Click to take feedback survey

 

2/7
(Tues.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Cool Educational Web Tools (repeat)
In this session we will take a look at several educational web tools and discuss ways in which they can be incorporated into an online course.

Click to take feedback survey

 

2/8
(Wed.)

3:00-4:30 PM

Using Screencast-O-Matic (SOM) (repeat)
Are you looking for an easier and faster way to record videos to supplement your course materials? If so, this might be the session for you. In this session you will learn the basics of using the college’s newly licensed version of SOM to record, edit, and publish videos.

Before attending this session you will need to fill out the following form in order to be emailed the link and password required to access the licensed version of SOM:

https://form.jotform.com/60416135540143

Click to take feedback survey

 

2/9
(Thurs.)

3:00-4:00 PM

MyMediaSite (repeat)
In this session you will learn how to work with MyMediaSite, our new video management software, to upload your video and create or embed links to them with in your online course and/or SharePoint page.

Click to take feedback survey

 

2/13
(Mon.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Grades & Class Progress Tools
This session will focus on working with the Grade Book, using the Setup Wizard, Manage Grades and Enter Grades area as well as reviewing the Class Progress Tool.

If time allows, you will be able to work on your own Gradebook.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

2/14
(Tues.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Grades & Class Progress Tools (repeat)
This session will focus on working with the Grade Book, using the Setup Wizard, Manage Grades and Enter Grades area as well as reviewing the Class Progress Tool.

If time allows, you will be able to work on your own Gradebook.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

2/15
(Wed.)

3:00-4:00 PM

Attendance Tool

The Attendance tool enables faculty to create registers or entries to track attendance for activities within your course. You can track attendance for any number of activities and customize your registers to suit your needs. 

In this workshop we will create sessions to track attendance and define attendance statuses for course activities. We will also take a look at setting a “Cause for Concern” threshold, so students who fall below your specified percentage will be flagged with an icon next to their name for quick identification.

2/20
(Mon.)
10:00-11:00 AM

Awards Tool (repeat)
In this session I will introduce the new Awards tool which can be used to create and release Badges and Certificates to reflect achievement of different milestones within a course.

Click to take feedback survey

 

2/21
(Tues.)

2:00-3:00 PM

Attendance Tool

The Attendance tool enables faculty to create registers or entries to track attendance for activities within your course. You can track attendance for any number of activities and customize your registers to suit your needs. 

In this workshop we will create sessions to track attendance and define attendance statuses for course activities. We will also take a look at setting a “Cause for Concern” threshold, so students who fall below your specified percentage will be flagged with an icon next to their name for quick identification.

2/22
(Wed.)
3:00-4:00 PM
Awards Tool

In this session I will introduce the new Awards tool which can be used to create and release Badges and Certificates to reflect achievement of different milestones within a course.

Click to take feedback survey

2/23
(Thurs.)
10:00-11:00 AM

Content Tool
This session will focus on the Content tool. We will take a look at how to add course modules, insert content, and enable student tracking.
If time allows, you will be able to work on your own Content area.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

2/27
(Mon.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Content Tool (repeat)
This session will focus on the Content tool. We will take a look at how to add course modules, insert content, and enable student tracking.
If time allows, you will be able to work on your own Content area.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

2/28
(Tues.)

3:00-4:00 PM

March

Discussion & Dropbox Tools
This session will focus on both the Discussion and Dropbox tools. For Discussions we will cover creating forums, topics, and assessing postings. For the Dropbox we will go over how to create a submission folder and assessing submitted items.
If time allows, you will be able to add Discussion and Dropbox items to your own course.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

3/1
(Wed.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Discussion & Dropbox Tools (Repeat)
This session will focus on both the Discussion and Dropbox tools. For Discussions we will cover creating forums, topics, and assessing postings. For the Dropbox we will go over how to create a submission folder and assessing submitted items.
If time allows, you will be able to add Discussion and Dropbox items to your own course.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

3/2
(Thurs.)

3:00-4:00 PM

Awards Tool (repeat)
In this session I will introduce the new Awards tool which can be used to create and release Badges and Certificates to reflect achievement of different milestones within a course.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/6
(Mon.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Quizzes Tool
This session will focus on creating questions in the Question Library, Randomizing questions, and Quiz releasing options.
If time allows, you will be able to add a quiz item to your course.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

3/7
(Tues.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Quizzes Tool (repeat)
This session will focus on creating questions in the Question Library, Randomizing questions, and Quiz releasing options.
If time allows, you will be able to add a quiz item to your course.
Click here to take feedback survey

 

3/8
(Wed.)

3:00-4:00PM

Cool Educational Web Tools (repeat)
In this session we will take a look at several educational web tools and discuss ways in which they can be incorporated into an online course.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/20
(Mon.)

3:00-4:30 PM

Turnitin Feedback Studio View (repeat)
The new “Feedback Studio View” interface in Turnitin allows instructors to view the Originality Report for submitted student assignments and provide student feedback through the use of GradeMark, QuickMarks, and comments.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/21
(Tues.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Turnitin Feedback Studio View (repeat)
The new “Feedback Studio View” interface in Turnitin allows instructors to view the Originality Report for submitted student assignments and provide student feedback through the use of GradeMark, QuickMarks, and comments.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/22
(Wed.)

3:00-4:00 PM

Awards Tool (repeat)
In this session I will introduce the new Awards tool which can be used to create and release Badges and Certificates to reflect achievement of different milestones within a course.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/23
(Thurs.)

2:00-3:00 PM

MyMediaSite (repeat)
In this session you will learn how to work with MyMediaSite, our new video management software, to upload your video and create or embed links to them with in your online course and/or SharePoint page.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/27
(Mon.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Using Screencast-O-Matic (SOM) (repeat)
Are you looking for an easier and faster way to record videos to supplement your course materials? If so, this might be the session for you. In this session you will learn the basics of using the college’s newly licensed version of SOM to record, edit, and publish videos.

Before attending this session you will need to fill out the following form in order to be emailed the link and password required to access the licensed version of SOM:

https://form.jotform.com/60416135540143

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/28
(Tues.)

10:00-11:30 AM

Easelly (a cool tool)
Looking for a way fast and easy way to create infographics (chart or diagram) to supplement your course learning materials? If so, this might be the session for you. In this session you will learn the basics of creating an infographic through templates or from scratch using the website Easelly.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/29
(Wed.)

10:00-11:00 AM

Easelly (a cool tool) (repeat)
Looking for a way fast and easy way to create infographics (chart or diagram) to supplement your course learning materials? If so, this might be the session for you. In this session you will learn the basics of creating an infographic through templates or from scratch using the website Easelly.

Click to take feedback survey

 

3/30
(Thurs.)

3:00-4:00 PM


Contact
Sophia Trevino
AOS
Room A.202
Phone (979) 230-3436
Email Sophia.Trevino@brazosport.edu
Bryan Brown
Technical Specialist
Room A.211
Phone (979) 230-3487
Email Bryan.Brown@brazosport.edu
Linda McConnell
Director, Distance Learning
Room A.203
Phone (979) 230-3368
Email Linda.Mcconnell@brazosport.edu
Office Hours
7:30 AM-5:00 PM