The Learning Hub: Issue 04

In this week’s issue…

Facilitating Synchronous Online Learning with Collaborate

Last week CTLI hosted a workshop dedicated to orienting staff to Blackboard Collaborate and had participants think about what it takes to facilitate synchronous online learning.

The main takeaway from the sessions can be easily summarized by this slide in Junsong’s presentation:

Missed your chance to join? Want to re-watch the workshop? We’ve got you covered!

Want to talk more about online learning?

Our workshop is done but we’re still here for you!

CTLI is offering two more virtual drop-in sessions next week. They’re open to anyone who has follow-up questions to our workshop or others who just need extra support. Come meet us in Collaborate!

  • Wednesday, April 15th, 2020 from 11am to 12pm
  • Friday, April 17th, 2020 from 11am to 12pm

Register for your session here.

This week from #AskBCcampus


BC Campus Resources

Upcoming events hosted by bc campus:

  • ACE-WIL Virtual Coffee #2: Join us for the second virtual town hall for Association for Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning (ACE-WIL) members to share learnings and ask questions as we collectively deal with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on WIL programs.
    Wednesday, April 15th, 2020 – 12pm (Join session)
  • Synchronous Online Delivery: During this one-hour session, we will cover some of the best practices and video conferencing tools for planning and facilitating online synchronous (real-time) learning sessions.
    Monday, April 20th, 2020 – 2pm (Join session)
  • The Basics of Online Learning: As everyone is pivoting online, you’ve been hearing about asynchronous vs synchronous, BlueJeans, Collaborate, Zoom — and what is an LMS, anyway? If these are the kinds of questions you have, this drop-in session is for you.
    Friday, April 24th, 2020 – 12pm (Join Session)

We’re still in the early days for pivoting learning online –
it’s best to practice simplicityempathy, and compassion. #AskBCcampus

~ BCcampus