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Week of April 20, 2020

Wednesday, April 29

Google Suites – Teach from Home 

Monday April 20

Moodle courses for summer and fall are available to faculty. Go to Dashboard-Future Courses

Webinar: A Discussion About Discussions: Increasing Student Interaction in Discussion Boards. Webinar (April 22) Quality Matters

Thursday, April 9

5 Reason to Stop Doing Timed Online Exams During COVID-19 


Tuesday, April 7

“Needs of Certain Populations – Disabled and Basic Skills Writers.” Webinar information

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Thursday, April 2

Be on the lookout for a Zoom update.  If you see it when ending your session, please approve. It may fix potential privacy issues. 

How to Zoom Tips from Professors  (UC Riverside) 

Wednesday, April 1

Why You Should Ignore All That Coronavirus-Inspired Productivity Pressure (Chronicle of Higher Ed)

Pandemics, Remote Teaching, and the Changing Landscape of Higher Ed (SLU)  

Tuesday, March 31st

How to secure your Zoom Meetings (and basic-setup) (Nicholls State) 

Sustaining a Sense of Community Online (Indiana University) 

Monday, March 30th 

Best Practices for Securing Your Virtual Classroom  (Zoom) 

Check out the latest CAFE workshops  (Nicholls State)  

Nicholls Library Virtual Resources  (Nicholls State) 

Upcoming Webinars on Effective Online Instruction from the Association of College and University Educators  (ACUE)  

Free and Discounted Ed Tech Tools for Online Learning During the Coronavirus Pandemic 

How to use Google Docs 

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