20 Minute Magic: Calendar

Did you know you can create new events and even post attachments in the VIULearn calendar? In this 20-minute session, we’ll be looking at how to use the calendar to its full potential!

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VIU Learning Technologies Orientation for Students

The VIU Learning Technology Orientation for Students webinar will briefly introduce the video conferencing tool VIUOnline Rooms (powered by Zoom). Participants will see where and how to access VIULearn, VIUTube and VIUBlogs. Within VIULearn, participants will learn how to register for the self-paced VIULearn Student Orientation 2022-2023 course, which they will be able to access for up to a year. They can explore […]

Free

VIU Learning Technologies Orientation for Students

The VIU Learning Technology Orientation for Students webinar will briefly introduce the video conferencing tool VIUOnline Rooms (powered by Zoom). Participants will see where and how to access VIULearn, VIUTube and VIUBlogs. Within VIULearn, participants will learn how to register for the self-paced VIULearn Student Orientation 2022-2023 course, which they will be able to access for up to a year. They can explore […]

Free

High Impact Practices (HIPS): Why do they matter?

Learning is “a form of labour and should feel, to some extent, like a struggle.” How do we get students to invest meaningful time and effort on authentic and difficult tasks? By using HIPs which are designed to make students work at learning so they can integrate their knowledge and transfer their learning to new […]

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Teaching and Scholarship – a mutually beneficial relationship

Why does an activity work one semester and not the next?  What makes today’s students engage? What does my classroom experience show about what both my students and I need to succeed? These are the kinds of questions any effective teacher asks. Because of the complexity of any teaching situation, the answers will vary: they’ll […]

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Get to Know the New VIUTube

In this one hour webinar, a member of the CIEL technology support team will walk you through the new VIUTube platform and the exciting features it has to offer such as automatic captioning and video quizzes which can be linked to your VIULearn gradebook.Join this session to learn more about how to use VIUTube and […]

What I gain by using the Early Feedback Service

An increasing number of VIU faculty are making use of the Early Feedback Service, an anonymous in-class survey of students that occurs just before mid-term. This tool was designed to allow faculty to take a conveniently simple data snapshot of how students are experiencing the course, in case the instructor want to make minor adjustments. […]

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Meaningful Beginnings Part 2: Building healthy communities through the semester

Are you interested in creating a classroom where students can feel comfortable sharing, learning and growing? In this session, we will examine strategies to use throughout the semester that will help you build and sustain an inclusive classroom community and create a respectful learning space. We will explore: • how to meaningfully acknowledge Indigenous territory […]

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VIU Learning Technologies Orientation for Students

The VIU Learning Technology Orientation for Students webinar will briefly introduce the video conferencing tool VIUOnline Rooms (powered by Zoom). Participants will see where and how to access VIULearn, VIUTube and VIUBlogs. Within VIULearn, participants will learn how to register for the self-paced VIULearn Student Orientation 2022-2023 course, which they will be able to access for up to a year. They can explore […]

Free

VIU Learning Technologies Orientation for Students

The VIU Learning Technology Orientation for Students webinar will briefly introduce the video conferencing tool VIUOnline Rooms (powered by Zoom). Participants will see where and how to access VIULearn, VIUTube and VIUBlogs. Within VIULearn, participants will learn how to register for the self-paced VIULearn Student Orientation 2022-2023 course, which they will be able to access for up to a year. They can explore […]

Free

VIU Learning Technologies Orientation for Students

The VIU Learning Technology Orientation for Students webinar will briefly introduce the video conferencing tool VIUOnline Rooms (powered by Zoom). Participants will see where and how to access VIULearn, VIUTube and VIUBlogs. Within VIULearn, participants will learn how to register for the self-paced VIULearn Student Orientation 2022-2023 course, which they will be able to access for up to a year. They can explore […]

Free

VIU Learning Technologies Orientation for Students

The VIU Learning Technology Orientation for Students webinar will briefly introduce the video conferencing tool VIUOnline Rooms (powered by Zoom). Participants will see where and how to access VIULearn, VIUTube and VIUBlogs. Within VIULearn, participants will learn how to register for the self-paced VIULearn Student Orientation 2022-2023 course, which they will be able to access for up to a year. They can explore […]

Free