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In this months newsletter:
1-Updating to version 10.7
2-Changes to Quiz Question Screens
3-Changes to Question Types
The U of A Graduate Center and Postdoctoral Affairs is proud to offer the upcoming Interactive Teaching Workshop, to be held on Wednesday, April 12 from 3:00-5:30pm in the BIO5/Thomas W. Keating Building, Room B103. Participants will hear from five U of A professors about techniques and strategies for effective interactive teaching. The event is free and open to the public.
OIA Professional Development for Teaching Online and Hybrid Courses (PDF version of this post)
Garry Forger, March 2017
In this exciting issue of the General Education News:
- Do you know who your UWGEC rep is?
- Helping students memorize: Tips from Cognitive Science
- D2L Tip of the Month
- Using Zines
- Writing Tip of the Month: Think Tank
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Important System Information
March D2L Update
Changes over Spring Break
Awards Tool (Badging and Certificates)
Over spring break the D2L team will implement the Awards tool in D2L. With this tool, instructors can award badges or certificates to students for specific accomplishments in class. Students can export the badges and add them to social media sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, etc. Certificates in PDF format can be awarded to students and printed by students.