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Teaching & Facilitation

Art of Hosting Meaningful Conversations for Participatory Leadership

The Art of Hosting is a three-day leadership training course that scales up from the personal to the systemic using leadership practices to enable co-creation of innovations for complex challenges. Participants learn models and practices to maximize personal leadership abilities and collective intelligence while learning to transform conflict into creative solutions.

Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) Design - ONLINE

Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) Design is a four-week online course that offers participants opportunities to explore different approaches to developing effective asynchronous online courses. FLO Design is a foundation course in the Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) collection of courses and complements FLO Fundamentals, which focuses on asynchronous online facilitation skills and strategies, and FLO Synchronous, which focuses on design and facilitation of synchronous online learning.
$695.00

Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) Fundamentals - ONLINE

Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) - Fundamentals is a five-week online course that is focused on developing teaching skills for asynchronous online learning. Over the course of the five weeks, you will learn strategies to create active learning environments online for your students, facilitate or co-facilitate a pre-designed learning activity, and receive feedback from your peers. FLO Fundamentals gives you the opportunity to develop your online facilitation skills with other new and experienced facilitators. This workshop is designed for core faculty, associate faculty, and staff in facilitation or support roles of online or blended courses, regardless of experience level.
$495.00

Facilitation Activities to Energize Your Workshop

This one-day workshop will explore a variety of activities for your facilitator toolbox that help build trust with participants and respond to energy highs and lows. Learn opening activities that help set the tone, closing activities that help a group finish strong, and in-between activities that support transitions and tricky moments.

Fundamentals of Group Facilitation

Working with groups takes more than just booking a time to get together and have a conversation. It takes an intentional, planned approach and effective facilitation skills and strategies to support groups through the work they need to do. Whether supporting a group to vision or plan, engage stakeholders or make decisions, a facilitator can be a crucial and effective presence. If you are interested in working with groups as a facilitator, or currently do this work and could use some extra skills and strategies to ground your practice more fully, this workshop will help you get there.

Getting Started with Collaborate Ultra - ONLINE

Getting Started with Collaborate Ultra is a 90-minute online workshop focused on developing technical proficiency using Collaborate Ultra, our web conferencing platform. You will get a tour of Collaborate Ultra and learn how to use different Collaborate Ultra tools and moderator controls, such as recording a session, enabling features such as chat, uploading and sharing PowerPoint files, and more. This workshop is designed for faculty and staff hoping to become more comfortable with the Collaborate Ultra technology.
$99.00

Grading in Moodle

Grading in Moodle is a 3-hour on-campus workshop designed to support instructors and program staff to develop proficiency in grading in Moodle. Over the course of the session, participants will have the opportunity to explore best practices for grading in Moodle, as well as different ways to grade assignments and grade items - depending on the situation and their needs - and get hands on practice with each method of grading in Moodle. This workshop is designed for faculty and staff who are already familiar with editing Moodle courses.
$250.00

Intercultural Foundations for Education (IFE) - ONLINE

Intercultural Foundations for Education (IFE) is a 4-week online course focused on developing intercultural teaching and learning competencies. You will have opportunities to review the intercultural learning research and apply key concepts to your teaching/facilitation practice. You will also have access to interdisciplinary collegial dialogue, instructional resources, and learning activities on culturally responsive teaching methods that can enhance your current practice. This course is designed for equity, diversity, and inclusion practitioners in academic, school, workplace, and community education contexts who are interested in developing knowledge and skills in facilitating intercultural learning.
$0.00

Instructional Skills Workshop

The Instructional Skills Workshop (ISW) is a three-day face-to-face workshop that is focused on developing and reinvigorating teaching skills for face-to-face learning. ISW is a participatory workshop that affirms the instructional techniques you already do well, while encouraging you to take risks and try more. Over the course of this 3-day intensive workshop, you will learn and practice effective teaching skills to create an active and engaging learning environment for your students. You will see innovative activities modeled by facilitators and other participants. Over the three days, you will facilitate three ten-minute “mini lessons”, give and receive peer feedback, and learn from others’ examples.
$795.00

Moodle: Editing & Enhancing-ONLINE

Moodle: Editing & Enhancing Online (MEEO) is the online version of Moodle: Editing & Enhancing. This online course focuses on developing the skills to build and edit a Moodle course. You will learn about common activities and resources in Moodle and get hands-on practice adding to and editing a Moodle course in your own “sandbox” site. This workshop is designed for staff and faculty who already have basic Moodle navigation skills.
$325.00

Moodle: Editing and Enhancing

Moodle: Editing & Enhancing is a three-hour on-campus workshop that focuses on developing the skills to build and edit a Moodle course. You will learn about common activities and resources in Moodle and get hands-on practice adding to and editing a Moodle course in your own “sandbox” site. This workshop is designed for staff and faculty who already have basic Moodle navigation skills.
$195.00

Moodle: Getting Around - ONLINE

Moodle: Getting Around is a two-hour on-campus workshop that focuses on learning the basics of navigating around a Moodle course. This workshop will introduce you to everything you need to know to get started using Moodle, from logging in to finding and using different activities and resources in Moodle. This workshop is designed for staff or faculty who are new to Moodle or looking for a refresher of Moodle fundamentals.
$195.00