Workshops and Events

If you have any questions or suggestions for workshops, feel free to reach out to us at cpe@tcc.fl.edu.

Webinars: Live and On-Demand

As members of a variety of organizations we have access to many live webinars, as well as on-demand webinars covering an array of topics in teaching and learning, administration, safety and security, and so much more! Discover how to access webinars from each organization and don’t forget to verify your participation in the web form.

IMPORTANT: To receive professional development credit, you must use this web form to verify your webinar participation. Doing so will formally record your participation and also help CPE to learn more about topic areas of interest.

AAC&U

Webinars are free with our institutional membership. Create your own free account with AAC&U selecting TCC as the institution and you can then register for any webinar for free. Create an account here. Once logged in, select the desired webinar from the “store home.”

Innovative Educators/Go2Knowledge (Largest collection of LIVE webinars)

Go2Knowledge offers unlimited access to over 100 on-demand trainings along with over 150 live webinars annually. Simply follow the steps to create your user profile and keep track of your trainings and certificates.

How to access your Go2Knowledge Suite:
  • Go to Go2Knowledge.org/tccfl
  • Create your profile: user name and password (use your TCC email address).
  • Already a user? Simply click "Sign In."
  • Live webinars will be listed at the top.
    • Select the desired live webinar.
    • Click "Register to Add/Dashboard."
    • Check your email for a confirmation message and access link.
  • Recorded webinars will be at the bottom. You may search the digital library by title or category.
    • Select the desired recorded webinar.
    • Click "Start."
  • You may also view, print and/or export a summary of all certificates you have earned in Go2Knowledge webinars.
    • After logging in, select the drop-down arrow at the top right next to your name.
    • Click "Certificate Summary" to view your certificates.

NISOD

Webinars are free with our institutional membership; individuals use a shared college login. Webinars are listed online and can be registered using links below each webinar: https://www.nisod.org/webinars/upcoming-webinars/ Username: tcc.fl.edu | Password: nisod921

Online Learning Consortium – Live and On Demand

The Online Learning Consortium (OLC) offers a variety of webinars for free to member colleges. Webinars are updated throughout the year and the list of upcoming webinars can be viewed here. Many webinars are live and must be viewed at the specified time and date. To view recorded webinars, select the “On Demand Webinars” tab in the “find a webinar” section. After finding a desired webinar, select “register” (for live) or “watch now” (for On Demand) and enter your information to participate. TCC is a member and you will receive an email with webinar access information.

 

Remote Workshop Offerings - February 2021

Weekdays, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | TCC Online Open Lab via Zoom

The team at TCC Online is happy to provide you with assistance in course development, Canvas, Zoom, VidGrid, multimedia applications and more. Please refer to the schedule below for team members' availabilities. Drop in with your questions!

VidGrid and Multimedia Questions: Myeisha Gibson | MTWRF, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | https://tccfl.zoom.us/j/511869263

General Assistance: Hannah Chang | TR, 8 a.m. - noon | https://tccfl.zoom.us/j/98285125664

General Assistance: Kim Manning | MW, 8 a.m. - noon & 3 - 4:30 p.m. | TRF, 1 - 5 p.m. | https://zoom.us/j/533859571

General Assistance: Judith Reymond | MWF, 8 a.m. - noon | TR, 2:30 - 5 p.m. | https://zoom.us/j/708088698

Feb. 25, Thurs., 3 - 3:45 p.m. | Working with Online Exams: What Do the Canvas Quiz Options Really Mean?

In this workshop, we will focus our attention on the Canvas quiz options and how to make sense of them. We will explore whether to shuffle answers or not, the options for multiple attempts, and the settings to allow students to view their quiz responses and correct answers.

Click here to register | Join URL: https://tccfl.zoom.us/j/533859571

Remote Workshop Offerings - March 2021

Weekdays, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | TCC Online Open Lab via Zoom

The team at TCC Online is happy to provide you with assistance in course development, Canvas, Zoom, VidGrid, multimedia applications and more. Please refer to the schedule below for team members' availabilities. Drop in with your questions!

VidGrid and Multimedia Questions: Myeisha Gibson | MTWRF, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | https://tccfl.zoom.us/j/511869263

General Assistance: Hannah Chang | TR, 8 a.m. - noon | https://tccfl.zoom.us/j/98285125664

General Assistance: Kim Manning | MW, 8 a.m. - noon & 3 - 4:30 p.m. | TRF, 1 - 5 p.m. | https://zoom.us/j/533859571

General Assistance: Judith Reymond | MWF, 8 a.m. - noon | TR, 2:30 - 5 p.m. | https://zoom.us/j/708088698

Mar. 1, Mon., 1 - 2 p.m. | Faculty Portfolio Workshop

This workshop will provide an overview of the required components of the faculty portfolio. In addition, faculty will get a better understanding of narrative writing, data interpretation, and reflection to satisfy the portfolio requirements.

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Mar. 1, Mon., 3 - 3:45 p.m. | Advanced VidGrid

In this workshop, participants will learn how to record a PowerPoint using VidGrid, embed questions into your video, instruct students on recording their own videos, and other advanced features. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 2, Tues., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | Using the Zoom Annotation Tool on a Shared Screen During a Zoom Meeting

Have you ever tried to add annotations in your shared PowerPoint during a Zoom meeting? Have you ever tried to spotlight your cursor for getting your students’ attention? Have you ever tried to allow your participants to annotate in your shared document? In this workshop, you will attain these answers. You will learn the features of the Zoom annotation tool, how to enable and disable the annotation tool for your participants, and how to save the shared screen with annotations on your computer. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 3, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: The Non-Diet Approach

When it comes to the New Year, there tends to be a enormous push towards starting a diet, but what if instead you started a lifestyle change with goals to match your personal needs and wants? Learn ways to get and stay healthy without having to jump on fad diet trends.

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Mar. 3, Wed., 1 - 2 p.m. | Restoring our Mental Health

Many express feelings of isolation and high levels of stress following a year of intense change that led to increased remote/virtual work. With an increased focus on meeting the needs of students many found themselves on the backburner with their own health and wellbeing. While there is no one right answer or quick fix to restore health, it is evident that we all need to be intentional with our own health. Join this session with a plan to share just one method you use to refocus, decrease stress, connect with others, or set boundaries. Together we will brainstorm ways to support each other back to health.

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Mar. 3, Wed., 3 - 3:45 p.m. | Flashcards in Rise

In this workshop, participants will learn to develop a deck of flashcards using Rise and to import the flashcard activity in Canvas. Participants will view the flashcards in Canvas and discuss best practices for using flashcards. A brief discussion of how flashcards might be used will follow. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 4, Thurs., 10 - 11 a.m. | Working Well with Others: Lessons from Yertle the Turtle

This workshop will focus on working effectively as a team, positive leadership qualities, and positive interactions.

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Mar. 4, Thurs., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | I Didn’t Know I Could Do That in Canvas!: New Features: Send To and Copy To

In this workshop, you will learn how to share individual content items quickly with other users without using the Canvas Commons or other repositories. In addition, you will learn how to easily copy assignments, quizzes, discussion, pages, modules, and announcements to another course. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 8, Mon., 2 - 3 p.m. | The Lifelong Learner: Lessons from I Can Read with My Eyes Shut! and Oh, the Places You'll Go!

This workshop will focus on the need for continued professional development and growth for all of us. It will include how to find resources and manage our time to stay involved.

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Mar. 8, Mon., 3 - 3:45 p.m. | Managing Your VidGrid Videos and More

In this workshop, we will explore more features of keeping students engaged through calls to action and viewing results. We will also review playlists, privacy & security settings, and organizing folders. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 9, Tues., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | Scheduling Recurring Zoom Meetings in Canvas

Did you know you can add Zoom to your Canvas course navigation menu and set up recurring meetings? Your students will be able to directly and easily access the scheduled class sessions by clicking Join in Canvas. Come to this workshop to explore how to add Zoom to a course and schedule recurring Zoom meetings in your Canvas class. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 10, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: How Can Exercise Help You Lose Weight?

Are you afraid exercising will slow your weight loss progress? Confused with all the exercise related terms? Not sure what is true when it comes to exercise? In this presentation, we'll be discussing topics like interval training (HIIT), heart rate, metabolism, strength training, programming and common exercise myths.

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Mar. 10, Wed., 3 - 3:45 p.m. | Zoom Breakout Rooms and What to Do with Them

Are you trying to incorporate collaborative learning to your Zoom sessions? In this workshop, you will learn how to create breakout rooms to split students in small groups. Take this opportunity to explore how this option can help you improve student learning and engagement in your course. After learning to use the tool, we will discuss some ways to structure online breakout groups to help groupwork happen! Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 17, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Mindful Eating: The Missing Link to Releasing Excess Weight

Do we need a fuller picture of the science and strategy of releasing excess weight to achieve lifelong success and peace with our bodies and weight? Mindfulness is a whole health practice with physical, mental, emotional and spiritual aspects. Learn how mindfulness and mindful eating can transform your relationship with food and eating, free you from unsustainable dieting, and reconnect you to the intuitive wisdom in your body and the compassionate practice of self-care.

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Mar. 22, Mon., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | VidGrid Basics: Promoting Student Engagement with Interactive Videos

In this workshop, participants will learn the basics of VidGrid and leave prepared to implement VidGrid in their courses to develop interactive videos. Throughout this workshop, participants will be using a computer to practice as we go through each topic. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 23, Tues., 1 - 2 p.m. | Celebrating Diversity: Lessons from Horton Hears a Who! and The Sneetches

This workshop will focus on respect for diversity and our role in equity, diversity, and inclusion.

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Mar. 23, Tues., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | Using the Whiteboard in Zoom Meetings to Engage Your Students

Have you ever tried to use the whiteboard in your Zoom meetings? In this workshop, we will explore the whiteboard feature in Zoom. Specifically, you will learn how to start a whiteboard session, create whiteboard pages, switch between the pages, identify the functions of buttons in the whiteboard tool bar, and save whiteboard pages on your computer. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 24, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Move Your Way to Better Health

A healthy lifestyle is achieved with healthy movement, but there are lots of reasons why people struggle with an exercise routine. Join us and learn how you can achieve the fitness goals you desire!

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Mar. 24, Wed., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | Easy Online Collaborations with Padlet

Padlet is a free and easy tool for online collaboration. They function as virtual whiteboards, and have capabilities for audio, video, voting and more. A padlet can exist on a Canvas page, where students can work on it collaboratively and asynchronously and you can keep an eye on it to offer feedback, correct misinformation, etc. This workshop will cover how to make your first Padlet and embed it into Canvas. We will also discuss some ways in which you might use Padlet for collaborative projects.

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Mar. 25, Thurs., 3 - 3:40 p.m. | New Analytics in Canvas: Monitoring Student Online Activity

Have you ever wanted to delve deeper into student activity in your Canvas course shells? The analytics tool in Canvas will help you view weekly online activity, view course and student grades, as well as analyze student usage patterns based on this data. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 29, Mon., 3 - 3:45 p.m. | Best Practices for Engaging your Students in Online Learning

In this workshop, participants will learn recommended best practices for creating and presenting instructional videos for online learning. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 30, Tues., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | The Dual-Monitor Display Feature on Zoom

Do you want to continue to view student’s video on a monitor, when you are sharing your PowerPoint on the other monitor? The Zoom dual-monitor display feature allows the gallery or speaker view to display on one monitor while the other monitor displays a content share. This is also useful for hiding presentation notes from the participants. Explore the dual-monitor display feature in this workshop. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Mar. 31, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Using Lifestyle Medicine to Support your Healthy Weight for Life

Lifestyle Medicine is a clinical specialty that addresses the multidimensional root causes of our chronic health problems with evidence-based therapies in lifestyle behaviors such as nutrition, exercise, sleep, social connectivity and stress management. Addressing only our diets does not tell the full picture of why we struggle to release excess weight and how we can create a personalized whole lifestyle plan for success.

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Mar. 31, Wed., 3 - 3:30 p.m. | Speedgrader

Speedgrader is an application in Canvas that allows faculty to open student assignments directly in Canvas, assign grades and leave written or media-delivered comments. When using Speedgrader to score assignments, faculty can easily move through their class roster during grading. If a rubric is provided, the rubric can be integrated so that grading actually occurs through the rubric’s categories and cells. This workshop provides an introductory look at Speedgrader, and covers how to grade questions that require manual scoring such as essay questions, even essay questions that are found within tests that are computer-graded. The session will also provide instruction in scoring a student’s discussion posts and their replies to other students. Please click here to preview this workshop.

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Remote Workshop Offerings - April 2021

Apr. 2, Fri., 9 - 10 a.m. | Can You Hear Me Now? Say What?: Lessons from Horton Hatches the Egg

This workshop will focus on listening skills and how to communicate effectively.

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Apr. 7, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Coaching vs. Training: How to Know Which you Need

Wellness Coaching has been around for a while, but what is it? How do wellness coaches differ from personal trainers? How do you know which one is best for your goals? This session will shed light on how and when to know whether a coach is right for you, how to choose a coach with the best match of expertise and approach, what to expect from a coaching relationship, and how to know if it is working. Led by a National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach who has been certified as a Personal Trainer, this session will explain it all.

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Apr. 14, Wed., 11 a.m. - noon | Chill Out! How to Remain Calm in a Busy World: Lessons from Oh, the Places You'll Go!

We will focus on the impacts of stress and how to manage it effectively in the workplace.

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Apr. 14, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Wellness for Success!

We always have good intentions when we start a new exercise or diet, but after a few weeks, we get off track. Learn how to turn short-term healthy habits into a life-long healthy lifestyle.

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Apr. 21, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Healthy Habits for Men

This presentation is geared for men to learn healthy habits to “jumpstart” their desire to live healthier lives. These habits include creating the mental approach for change, having the right foundation for change, tips on eating and nutrition, maximizing sleep, fitness tips and finally understanding the roles of mental health in our lives.

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Apr. 28, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Using Resiliency to Balance the Stress in our Lives

Stress can derail your best intentions. Whether it is losing weight, working out, committing to a healthier lifestyle or being a better spouse, parent, friend or co-worker! Stress is an inevitable part of life! In fact, some of that stress makes us grow and become stronger. But the chronic, un-relentless, day to day stress, can take a toll on our body, mind and spirit. So, how do we combat that? Resilience is the key. This presentation is based on the HeartMath “Resilience Advantage” program.

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Remote Workshop Offerings - May 2021

May 5, Wed., noon - 1 p.m. | Working Well: Panel Discussion on Running: 5K and Beyond

Have you considered starting a running program but not sure where to begin? Do you want to run your first 5k? Are you a 5k runner interested in training for a half marathon or full marathon? Join our panelists for a discussion on how to begin a program, how to work up to a 5k, how to increase mileage for longer races and how to prevent injury. All experience levels welcome.

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