Category Archives: Faculty/Staff Training

Innovations in Teaching and Learning Training

Social Media in Higher Education: Legal Considerations

This training covers the basics so that you know what legal issues your social media practices could raise. Learn how to craft strategies to use social media with neither constant oversight nor unnecessary legal exposure. Watch a recorded webinar led by Jacob Rooksby, Assistant Professor of Law at Duquesne University School of Law. A brief […]

Canvas Instructor Tour: Self-Paced Training for Canvas Instructors

Are you an instructor wishing to learn the fundamentals of Canvas at your own pace? This self-paced, fully online training is for you! Participants will learn the basics of Canvas for instructors by watching a series of videos created by the Instructure company, the maker of Canvas, and participate in online activities and quizzes. Please […]

Canvas Administrator Training

Please note: This training is not intended for students or for the majority of instructors at Colorado Mountain College. Typically only those staff who are supervising instructors and need to monitor those instructors’ Canvas courses would need administrator access to Canvas. This training is required for those supervisors who are requesting administrator access to the […]

Fall 2015 Google Docs/Google Drive Self-Paced Training

Some of the best things in life are free! Join us this fall for an overview of the free Google Docs cloud-based office suite of online software applications which can be used on their own and inside Canvas too. They’re great for collaborating with co-workers in real time (no more swapping files or tracking changes) […]

Fall 2015 VoiceThread Self-Paced Training

Interested in creating more dynamic slideshows online that will truly spark a group conversation among your course members? You can with VoiceThread! Learn in this online course this fall, starting August 24, 2015, how easy it is to use VoiceThread’s collaborative online platform to create and share multimedia slide shows with images, documents, and videos. […]

The Flipped Approach to a Learner-Centered Class

Learn the skills needed to become more learner-centered and flip your classroom. In this self-paced training, participants will watch a recorded webinar led by Barbi Honeycutt, Ph.D., who currently serves as the director of Graduate Teaching Programs at North Carolina State University and as adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Leadership, Policy, Adult and […]

Diversity: 4 Strategies To Engage the Multicultural Classroom

Diversity is the name of the game in higher education today, but facilitating a genuinely multicultural classroom requires more than a fresh set of labels. Learn the four key points of entry into multicultural course design. You will be guided through a framework for creating and sustaining an inclusive classroom. In this self-paced Canvas course […]

Fall 2015 Self-Paced Metacognition Workshop

This self-paced course consists of a webinar given by Dr. Saundra Yancy McGuire, and was designed to help faculty, learning center professionals, and student affairs personnel develop strategies to help students become independent, self-directed learners. A discussion of the characteristics of today’s students will help participants understand why many students lack effective learning strategies when they […]

Films On Demand Self-Paced Training

Films Media Group is the leading source of high-quality video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content. CMC has a license for all faculty to use this service for free. In this self-paced training, you will learn how to get started with Films On Demand and add its videos to your Canvas course. This […]

Canvas & Accessibility Self-Paced Training

Discover how easy it is to use to ensure that your Canvas course is accessible for your students.  Learn from the instructional design team at the University of Central Florida about a variety of resources and steps that will help faculty create accessible Canvas courses in our new self-paced training!  This training includes strategies to […]