ETUG - Educational Technology Users Group

February 2015

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[ETUG Spring 2015] Call for Proposals

 

 

[ETUG Spring 2015] Call for Proposals

“ETUG High-5:  Survey says... ”

ETUG Spring 2015 Workshop
SFU Burnaby, BC
June 4 – 5, (Thurs. & Fri.; pub night Wed. Jun 3)

Deadline for Proposals: March 23rd, 2015

We welcome proposals from faculty, staff and students to facilitate a session at this year’s ETUG Spring Workshop!

We asked, you answered…! ETUG recently surveyed members about their …

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Meet Helen Lee of JIBC

Meet Helen Lee of JIBC

Contributed by Naz Maghsoudi, JIBC

Tell us a bit about where you work and what you do.

I currently work at JIBC as Program Manager, Instructional Design (filling in for Melanie Meyers as her maternity leave replacement).  I work on course design projects in Blackboard, the main LMS here at JIBC as well as Wordpress.

How long have you been involved in …

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[Institutional Report] JIBC

[Institutional Report] JIBC

Contributed by Naz Maghsoudi, Student and faculty Development Coordinator, JIBC

Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) is Canada’s leading public safety educator. Our specialized programs lead to certificates, diplomas, bachelor’s degrees and graduate certificates in Policing, Investigations, Emergency Management, Firefighting, Paramedicine, Sheriffs, Corrections, Counselling, Leadership, Mediation, Conflict Resolution, and Driver Training. JIBC also provides customized contract training to domestic and …

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[T.e.l.l. January Summary] Finding the Best Tool for Creating Slides with Audio

[T.e.l.l. January Summary] Finding the Best Tool for Creating Slides with Audio

Contributed by Melissa Jakubec, TRU

January’s TELL session, Finding the Best Tool for Creating Slides with Audio, was presented by Keith Webster and Hayley Hewson of University of Victoria’s Technology Integrated Learning Unit. Their session focused on their evaluation of tools for creating slides with audio. Keith and Hayley wanted to find a tool that was the most user friendly …

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[T.e.l.l. Summary February] Flexing Undergraduate Education @UBC

[T.e.l.l. Summary February] Flexing Undergraduate Education @UBC

Contributed by Leva Lee, BCcampus

On Tuesday February 24th, Judy Chan, Jason Myer and Gillian Gerhard treated us to an engaging session on their work Flexing Undergraduate Education @UBC. Judy started things off with an introduction to flexible learning and background on the UBC initiative. Then each of them talked about their roles as Flexible Learning Liaisons and how they work with faculty on incorporating flexible …

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Open Textbook Summit 2015

"The Open Textbook Summit May 28-29, 2015, brings together leaders in the Open Textbook field, faculty who are reviewing, adopting and developing Open Textbooks, student advocates, librarians, institutional administrators, government officials, and policy staff."  Visit the website to find out more:  http://otsummit.bccampus.ca/

 

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