Events

There are many events around campus where you can learn more about active, student centered teaching and learning.

Mar
31
Fri
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
Mar 31 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Syllabus and Calendar in Canvas. Charles Dill shares how he links all activities, assignments & quizzes directly in the syllabus & calendar, so students can easily find what they need. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-syllabus-and-calendar-in-canvas/

Apr
3
Mon
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
Apr 3 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Case Scenarios in Canvas. Jen Reinhart moved from working in CSCR to building interactive cases in Canvas. Come hear her thoughts on working in both platforms. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-case-scenarios-in-canvas/

Apr
7
Fri
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
Apr 7 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Peer Grading in Canvas. John Zumbrunnen discusses his experience and lessons learned from using the Canvas Peer Grading Tool. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-peer-grading-in-canvas/

Apr
14
Fri
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
Apr 14 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Synchronous Small Group Discussions in Canvas. Morton Gernsbacher shares how to use the Canvas chat tool for synchronous small group discussions for her online course. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-synchronous-small-group-discussions-in-canvas/

Apr
17
Mon
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Google Collaboration in Canvas. Janet Branchaw shares how she’s been using Google tools in Canvas for student collaborations. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-google-collaboration-in-canvas/

Apr
21
Fri
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
Apr 21 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Discussions in Canvas. Come hear John Zumbrunnen’s experience and tricks learned after structuring weekly Canvas Discussions with 50 students in groups of five. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-discussions-in-canvas/

Apr
28
Fri
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
Apr 28 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

SpeedGrader Feedback in Canvas. Laura Grossenbacher discusses her experience using the SpeedGrader tool to give feedback to her students. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-speedgrader-feedback-in-canvas/

May
5
Fri
Active Teaching Lab @ 120 Middleton Building
May 5 @ 1:45 pm – 2:45 pm

Groups in Canvas. Andrea Porter shares how she used the Canvas Groups tool to facilitate peer-to-peer learning in her Pharmacy course. Bring your laptop and try it yourself! The Active Teaching Lab provides a safe space and refreshments for structured explorations of cool teaching tools and techniques to engage students 
and teach effectively. Sponsored by the UW Teaching Academy and DoIT Academic Technology. All Educators welcome. Find out more at bit.ly/teachactive

CONTACT: john.martin@wisc.edu

URL: https://at.doit.wisc.edu/event/active-teaching-lab-groups-in-canvas/