Upcoming events

Thursday, 5 August 2021

Tooltime: Meet Mentimeter - our new polling tool | 5 August

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Join this session to get an overview of Mentimeter, our new interactive polling tool.

Grades submission set up (Canvas) | 5 August

  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Find out what you need to do with your Canvas subject for the grades submission process

Tuesday, 10 August 2021

Create engaging and interactive presentations with Mentimeter | 10 August

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us to explore how you can use Mentimeter's to create engaging and interactive activities in your classes.

Make your subject site accessible | 10 August

  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Explore how your subject site can be designed with accessibility in mind.

Marking in Canvas | 10 August

  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Learn how to mark assessment tasks in Canvas.

Warm, wise, and personalised: Designing feedback for supporting student learning | 10 August

  • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

I don't have time to do that for all my students: Strategies for warm, wise feedback

Building lifelong learning dispositions using the 'Learning Journeys' approach and platform | 10 August

  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Learning Journeys has been piloted with hundreds of students in multiple faculties, was announced to all students in January. It is particularly well suited as part of Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) placements, as a ‘wrapper’ around any existing methodology to provoke deeper reflection.

Wednesday, 11 August 2021

Teaching Machines with Audrey Watters at the UTS LX.lab | 11 August

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Audrey Watters, author of The Monsters of Education Technology (2014) and Teaching Machines (2021) discusses themes from her new book Teaching Machines at the UTS LX.lab.

Grades submission set up (Canvas) | 11 August

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Find out what you need to do to set up your subject for the grades submission process.

Co-constructing rubrics with your students: An experience from Alison McEwen | 11 August

  • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Zoom – further details provided upon registration, UTS

Join us for the next Hot Topic: Feedback and Assessment. In this workshop we will share an example of tools used in Canvas and in class to co-construct a rubric, the outcome for the first cohort of students to complete this activity, and the process working with current students.  This will be a discussion and sharing space – a co-construction conversation . 

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