Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Upcoming Training Opportunities

DAY
...
DATE
.
COURSE
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COURSE
CODE
...
SESSION#
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TIME
...
ROOM







Wed ... 2/15 . Course Design ...
002227
...
0029
... 01:00pm - 05:00pm ...
Q130
Wed ... 2/22 . Students as Co-Creat. in Ca. ...
002692
...
0001
... 02:00pm - 04:00pm ...
Q130
Thu ... 2/23 . Canvas Advanced ...
001775
...
0081
... 01:30pm - 04:00pm ...
Q130
Sat ... 2/25 . Preparing to Teach ...
002244
...
0038
... 08:00am - 12:00pm ...
Q130
Sat ... 2/25 . Course Design ...
002227
...
0030
... 12:00pm - 04:00pm ...
Q130
Thu ... 3/9 . Preparing to Teach ...
002244
...
0039
... 01:00pm - 05:00pm ...
Q130
Fri ... 3/10 . Canvas Basics ...
002053
...
0122
... 09:00am - 10:30am ...
Q130
Fri ... 3/10 . Canvas Advanced ...
001775
...
0082
... 01:00pm - 03:30pm ...
Q130
Wed ... 3/22 . Accessib. (Uni. Des.) & Can. ...
002693
...
0001
... 02:00pm - 04:00pm ...
Q130
Thu ... 3/23 . Course Design ...
002227
...
0031
... 01:00pm - 05:00pm ...
Q130
Wed ... 3/29 . Canvas Basics ...
002053
...
0123
... 03:00pm - 04:30pm ...
Q130
Sat ... 4/8 . Preparing to Teach ...
002244
...
0040
... 08:00am - 12:00pm ...
Q130
Sat ... 4/8 . Course Design ...
002227
...
0032
... 12:00pm - 04:00pm ...
Q130
Wed ... 4/12 . Preparing to Teach ...
002244
...
0041
... 01:00pm - 05:00pm ...
Q130
Tue ... 4/18 . Canvas Basics ...
002053
...
0124
... 12:00pm - 01:30pm ...
Q130
Tue ... 4/18 . Assessment - Forma. & Sum. ...
002694
...
0001
... 02:00pm - 04:00pm ...
Q130
Wed ... 4/19 . Course Design ...
002227
...
0033
... 01:00pm - 05:00pm ...
Q130
Fri ... 4/28 . Canvas Advanced ...
001775
...
0083
... 08:00am - 10:30am ...
Q130

                           
Technology Open Labs are scheduled twice a week. Tuesdays 2:00 - 4:30pm in the Computer Commons, E132, and Thursdays 8:30 - 10:30am in Q130. Feel free to drop by with your technology questions regarding Canvas, FMS, SIS, HCM, and more. Individual time may be limited depending on attendance.

Spring 2017 Semester Midway Luncheon

All Adjunct Faculty and Division Chairs are invited to join us for a lunch on Friday, March 10, 2017 from 11:00am - 1:00pm, at Q120B. During this Open House Adjunct Faculty will have the opportunity to share their teaching experience so far. We will also discuss topics like Professional Growth, Evaluations, Safety in the Classroom, and prepare you for the end of the semester. We look forward to seeing everyone. This Event is Sponsored by: Center for Teaching and Learning, Center for Employee and Organizational Learning, PVCC Adjunct Faculty Association, PVCC Office of the President. Please RSVP by Friday, February 24, 2017 by sending an email to: rayan.klyana@paradisevalley.edu or call: (602) 787-6697. Please click here to see the flyer.

Share Z Love on Valentine's Day Social Entrepreneurship

You are invited to an event of social entrepreneurship hosted by Club Z designed to support student success on our campus. Everyone is welcome!

Come create words of affirmation (Valentine Grams) for people in your life and enjoy the social incubation environment that includes Student Life and Club Z Art Supplies and Chat in the Grass opportunities hosted by Kelly Fitzsimmons-Burton and our Philosophy Department. You can also learn about, and participate in, Club Ed's WeElevateEDU 7 Day Challenge.

Learn about how to Earn A Club Z Achievement Award (all day). This year's awards are being sponsored by the Behavioral Sciences Division and the Psychology Department, The Hartford and Grand Canyon University.
  • When: Tuesday, February 14th, from 10:30am - 2:45pm
  • Where: Look for the tent/activity outside of KSC
Schedule:
  • 10:30-2:45 Creative Studio Time - Make Your Valentine Grams (with/without romance!)
  • ($2 for the first gram, $1 for additional grams per person)
  • 10:30 Philosophy Chat in the Grass
  • 1:30 Philosophy Chat in the Grass
  • Hartford Thank You (Time TBA)
  • Promotion of Club Ed's WeElevateEDU 7 Day Challenge (all day)
For more information about Club Z or to request a Club Z speaker for a classroom visit or event participation, please contact: David Pegram, Sheila Beeler or Caron Sada.

Tech Tips

Have you tried Google Hangouts? Google Hangouts is a unified communications service that allows members to initiate and participate in text, voice or video chats, either one-on-one or in a group. Hangouts are built into Gmail, and mobile Hangouts apps are available for iOS and Android devices. To learn more click here.
Canvas Corner

Did you know... you can leave comments/feedback for your students directly from the Canvas Gradebook? Click here for more information. To learn how your students view comments/feedback click here. Watch this 30 min. Canvas Live Feedback Presentation that highlights Canvas tools that provide instant feedback.