Center for Teaching Excellence and Learning (C-TEL)

Contact Us
Email: ctel@washburn.edu, location: Morgan Hall 204, phone: 785.670.2835 (CTEL), hours: 9-3 Mon-Fri

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Webinars

Webinars are all from the Magna Commons and over a variety of topics. The ones we will be presenting as part of Wednesday Webinar are 20 minutes in length with time left for discussion afterwards.

If you would like to watch webinars on your own, you will be awarded a badge for every 60 minutes you watch (it takes THREE 20 minute webinars to earn a badge). Send an email to ctel@washburn.edu with the title of the webinar, the date you watched it, and it's length to receive badges.

Click here for instructions to access the webinars on your own computer

Upcoming Schedule

February

Wednesday Webinar: How Can I Implement UDL in the Next 20 Minutes?

Wednesday, February 7, 3:30-4:30
Morgan Hall room 203
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Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guides the development of flexible learning environments that can accommodate individual learning differences. Discover how UDL benefits all students and gives extra support to vulnerable groups, including single parents, working students, and military learners.


Wednesday Webinar: How Can I Build Community in My Online Classes?

Wednesday, February 21, 3:30-4:30
Morgan Hall room 203
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Discover effective, easy-to-implement techniques to help instill in your online students the cooperation, trust, respect, and enthusiasm that are hallmarks of strong learning communities.


March

Wednesday Webinar: How Can I Implement UDL in the Next 20 Days?

Wednesday, March 7, 3:30-4:30
Morgan Hall room 203
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Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guides the development of flexible learning environments that can accommodate individual learning differences. This program covers four effective UDL strategies that go beyond legal compliance requirements. You will finish with a 20-day plan to customize a learning experience for all students that will last throughout the course and beyond the classroom.


Wednesday Webinar: How Do I Create Social Presence in My Online Class?

Wednesday, March 14, 3:30-4:30
Morgan Hall room 203
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Learn the tools and techniques for successfully building social presence in online courses.


Wednesday Webinar: How Can I Implement UDL in the Next 20 Months?

Wednesday, March 28, 3:30-4:30
Morgan Hall room 203
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Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guides the development of flexible learning environments that can accommodate individual learning differences. In this program, you’ll discover specific places where students benefit the most from UDL principles. You’ll see how to provide learners with full alternative paths through your courses—and how to execute this in about 20 months.

April

Wednesday Webinar: How Do I Use Controversial Issues to Build Cognitive Skills in My Students?

Wednesday, April 18, 3:30-4:30
Morgan Hall room 203
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Learn how to use difficult discussions to improve students’ ability to reason—and help them function as respectful members of a civil society.