Guided Course Support

As the spring term nears, the Poorvu Center will host a guided support cohort from December 7 to December 18. Faculty may register for the cohort using Yale Connect; please register by Wednesday, December 2, 2020. Instructors may participate in four core workshops and several elective sessions. Poorvu Center experts will partner with instructors to address their priorities and concerns for the coming term. All registered instructors will receive a primary contact at the Poorvu Center to help answer questions throughout the two-week program and beyond. Enroll now on Yale Connect.

Schedule for Guided Support Program:

Monday, December 7

10AM-Noon: Core Workshop 1) Preparing to Teach Online

Tuesday, December 8

11AM-Noon: Elective: Online Course Accessibility

1PM-3PM: Elective: Deep Dive into Zoom: Features and Functions

Wednesday, December 9

10AM-Noon: Core Workshop 2) Connecting with Each of Your Students

Noon-1:30PM: Drop-in Hours with the Yale University Library

Thursday, December 10

11AM-11:45AM: Elective: Make Your PowerPoint Slides Accessible

1PM-3PM: Introduction to Canvas

Friday, December 11

10AM-Noon: Core Workshop 3) Adapting Assessments for a Changing World

Noon-1:30PM: Drop-in Hours with the Yale University Library

Monday, December 14

10AM-Noon: Core Workshop 4) Engaging Students Online

Noon-1:30PM: Drop-in Hours with the Yale University Library

Tuesday, December 15

9:30AM-11AM: Elective: Teaching with Art on Zoom

11AM-11:45AM: Elective: Caption Crunch: Quick Options for Auto-Captioning Recordings

Wednesday, December 16

10AM-11AM: Elective: Canvas Core Tools Q&A: Assignments, Discussions, and Speedgrader