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Conference For All New To Teaching At Clemson

August 15, 2022

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Please join us for the New Instructor Conference on Thursday, August 18 and then stop by our Informational Sessions with drop-in support on Monday, August 22 and Tuesday, August 23. For a complete schedule, room details, and to register for the New Instructor Conference, go to our conference webpage.

Clemson Online is a support unit that assists all instructors – at every level, from GAs to tenured professors – who utilize Canvas, Zoom, and other online instructional tools in any teaching modality. See an overview of each day’s agenda below:

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Thursday, August 18 | 8:00 am – 12:00 pm, Watt Family Innovation Center 3rd Floor (registration required)

The New Instructor Conference will provide an overview of teaching with Canvas, and dedicated breakout sessions will cover a range of topics. Attend in person or through Zoom; a light breakfast will be provided for in-person attendees. For those that attend in-person, you will also receive a Clemson Online tote and the opportunity to win door prizes!

Breakout sessions include:

  • Instructional tools
  • Course organization
  • Teaching strategies for international instructors
  • Effective learning objectives
  • Introduction to Kaltura
  • Introduction to iClicker
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Watt Center on the left, Cooper Library on the right.

Monday, August 22 | 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Cooper Library 2nd Floor (no registration needed)

Bring your laptop and join us at Cooper Library! Drop by to chat about your course with one of our digital learning strategists, meet with a subject librarian, learn about library support systems, and take a tour of the library’s integrated technology spaces. Additionally, we will be running scheduled presentations on dedicated topics. Drop-ins are in-person while the scheduled presentations are hybrid.

  • Presentation topics include:
    • Library resources for online learning (9am and 1:30pm)
    • Introduction to Kaltura (9:45am and 12:45pm)
    • iClicker Cloud and Classic (10:30am and 11:30am)
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The front entrance to Vickery Hall.

Tuesday, August 23 | 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Vickery Hall 2nd Floor (no registration needed)

Bring your laptop and meet us at the Office of Undergraduate Studies in Vickery Hall, where we are partnering with University Testing and Education Center (UTEC) to deliver more drop-in opportunities. While there, tour the testing center or join scheduled presentations. Drop-ins are in-person while the scheduled presentations are hybrid.

  • Presentation topics include:
    • Library resources for online learning (9am and 1:30pm)
    • Introduction to Kaltura (9:45am and 12:45pm)
    • iClicker Cloud and Classic (10:30am and 11:30am)
  • Drop-ins (9am to 2pm)

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