Summer Workshops

Teaching with Video

The Center for Teaching and Learning is planning to host a workshop on how to use video in your online and hybrid courses. The workshop is open to all Sac State faculty, including TAs, who are interested in learning how to incorporate video into their courses, embed videos into Canvas, and use video as a form of assessment. Individual work time will be provided for Zoom, Mediasite, and Canvas video integrations. More Info

Canvas Course Design

The Center for Teaching and Learning, in collaboration with the Academic Technology Center, is hosting hands-on work sessions for faculty who need to transfer their courses to Canvas and get them ready for Fall. The events are free and open to all Sac State faculty (TAs included). Refreshments will be provided.

Course Design with Canvas Work Day Agenda

Handouts and Resources

Please click this link below to register. In order to ensure quality and individual needs being met, the sessions will be capped at 20 people. 

Registration Form

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Course Design with Canvas: Introductory

Topics covered:

  • How to organize content transferred over from SacCT
  • What a sample course looks like (lead by a faculty mentor)
  • What are the equivalent of SacCT pages, items, folder, etc. in Canvas?
  • What are the major differences between SacCT and Canvas and what are the best ways to organize my course in Canvas?
  • How to use basic features such as Modules, Assignments, and Calendar in Canvas
  • How to get my course ready for the upcoming semester?

Sessions:
Wednesday, August 8, 9am-12pm

Wednesday, August 15, 9am-12pm

Course Design with Canvas: Intermediate

Topics covered:

  • How to organize content in Canvas
  • What a sample course looks like (lead by a faculty mentor)
  • How to use Canvas features to engage students and assess their learning? 
  • How do I manage the gradebook? 
  • What are some effective strategies to keep students on track? 
  • How to get my course ready for the upcoming semester?

Sessions:
Thursday, July 26, 1pm-4pm

Thursday, August 9, 1pm-4pm