DOLCE November 3rd

Audio and Video Recording of November 3rd DOLCE

Dear Faculty, DOLCE November 3rd covered a wide range of interesting topics. Distinguished Professor James Carey discussed presentations and ATS instructional technology experts, Dr. Margaret Merrill and Dr. Fernando Socorro, explained a new initiative “Share You.” DOLCE concluded after our LMS manager, Todd Van Zandt, reviewed recent updates and future plans for Canvas. If you […]

DOLCE on November 3rd at Noon in 1310 Surge III / The Grove — We discuss presenting techniques and strategies

  Dear Colleagues, I hope you can join us on November 3rd, for our monthly meeting of DOLCE: Discussing Online Learning and Collaborative Education. We meet at noon or so in 1310 Surge III / The Grove. At this month’s DOLCE, we will hear from Distinguished Professor James Carey on the subject of presentations. Not […]

Jessica Chiartas Presenting at DOLCE

Video Recording and Audio Available for October 6th DOLCE: Teaching with Video and Real-Time Online Assessments

Dear Faculty, On Friday, October 6th Jeff Mitchell and Jessica Chiartas discussed using video to increase student engagement as well as to connect with and engage the larger community. Towards the end of the hour, David Osleger led a discussion about students taking midterms and final exams in real time using student laptops and devices […]

Dr. Jeff Mitchell Presenting at SITT 2017

October 6 DOLCE on Teaching with Video and Real-Time Online Assessments — Noon in 1310 Surge III / The Grove

  Dear Colleagues, Welcome back to another year of teaching, and another round of faculty teaching events hosted by Academic Technology Services. For the last several years, Academic Technology Services has hosted noon events on the first and third Fridays of the month during the school year, opportunities for us to meet with our faculty […]

June 2nd DOLCE on Instructional Use of Video — join us in 1310 Surge III / The Grove

Dear Colleagues, I write to invite you to our June 2nd DOLCE (Discussing Online Learning and Collaborative Education) meeting in 1310 Surge III / The Grove, at which time we will hear from two experts on instructional technology tools and practices. This will be our last DOLCE of the school year – looking to the […]

Recording of May 5th DOLCE

Dear Faculty, Dr. Janine Wilson’s presentation at the May 5th DOLCE (Discussing Online Learning and Collaborative Education) meeting was incredibly inspiring. Dr. Wilson presented tips and tricks for using PlayPosit videos as well as the learning glass in the eLearning studio. She discussed her experiences transforming her face-to-face Microeconomics course into a hybrid course and now into […]

Diverse Nuts

Resources for Teaching Diverse Learners — Resources Discussed at DOLCE

Resources for Teaching Diverse Learners Gathered by Dr. Andy Jones For DOLCE: Discussing Online Learning and Collaborative Education Academic Technology Services UC Davis   “Tips for Educators on Accommodating Different Learning Styles.” Center for Access and Success. University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, n.d. Web. 7 Apr. 2017. http://www.umassd.edu/dss/resources/facultystaff/howtoteachandaccommodate/howtoaccommodatedifferentlearningstyles/.   “Inclusive Teaching Strategies.” Center for Teaching Excellence. […]

April 7 DOLCE Meeting: Assignments for Diverse Learners — Join us at noon in 1310 Surge III / The Grove

Dear Faculty Colleagues, For the April 7th DOLCE, faculty and staff will gather together to discuss strategies for creating, implementing, and assessing responses to assignments for diverse learners. Instructional Designer Fernando Socorro and a team of colleagues in Academic Technology Services have recently been awarded a Diversity and Inclusion Innovation Grant, and we will ask […]

Hammer and Nails

March 3 DOLCE: Improvisational Teaching and Sequenced Learning Activities — Join us Friday at noon in 1310 Surge III / The Grove

“Take a chance on making mistakes to create something you haven’t created before.” Dave Brubeck   Dear Colleagues, I hope you can join us at noon on Friday, March 3rd, for the March meeting of DOLCE, Discussing Online Learning and Collaborative Education. We will feature a talk on using improvisation as a teaching method in […]