Bi-weekly TOUCH schedule
=> Mondays 1:00-3:00 pm, Coe 510F (ECTL) 766-4814
=> Thursdays 1:00-3:00 pm, Wyo Hall 304 (Outreach) 766-3726 or online (Thursdays), click to join via Zoom
=> Thursday, January 19
Syllabus & Files, 1:00-1:20 pm
Gradebook & Assignment Groups, 1:30-1:50 pm
=> Monday, January 23
Assignments, 3:00-3:20 pm
Discussions, 3:30-3:50 pm
=> Monday, February 6
Pages, 3:00-3:20 pm
Quizzes, 3:30-3:50 pm
=> Monday, February 13
Modules, 3:00-3:20 pm
Groups, 3:30-3:50 pm
These introductory workshops will help you get and up running with WyoCourses as quickly as possible. Each two-hour session will give you hands-on assistance setting up the basic functionality for your course. All sessions are held in Coe Library 510F. We will offer workshops again in May. Please check back later in the semester for dates and times.
In order to make these workshops as productive as possible you will need to bring/have access to the following things:
Instructor access to the WyoCourses shell you want to work on
Your syllabus file
Any assignments, quizzes, readings, etc. that you would like to put into the shell
A laptop with internet access and power supply
A sense of fun and adventure!
To make sure you have access to a course shell:
If you are teaching in the upcoming semester, a course shell has been created for you. Complete the following procedure to access your course shell(s):
Go to http://wyoweb.uwyo.edu
Click on ‘WyoCourses’
Login with your UW user name and password
Look for your course under ‘Courses & Groups’
If you are not teaching in the upcoming semester or do not have a course shell, please fill out the following form as soon as possible: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1dlk7XfjSNcpn71j-Xz9oacUWVk4osrFBrHggXR9jmqY/viewform
To register, click here.
Learn from fellow UW instructors about their innovative pedagogical strategies and uses of instructional technologies to enhance teaching and learning. All sessions are held in Coe Library 510F (ECTL) from 12:00-1:30 pm. For full descriptions of the workshops click here. Click here to register.
Engineering Initiative Money Applied to Active Learning - Wednesday, February 15th, 12:00-1:30 pm, Coe Library 510F (ECTL)
The Desiring Prof: What Kahn Academy taught me - Wednesday, March 8th, 12:00-1:30 pm, Coe LIbrary 510F (ECTL)
Home Labs in an Online Horticulture Course - Wednesday, April 12th, 12:00-1:30 pm, Coe Library 510F (ECTL)
Wednesday May 3rd
A free one-day conference in which educators share best-practice examples of using technology to enhance teaching and learning at universities, community colleges, and K-12 institutions. Click here for information on the 2016 conference held Monday, October 3rd.
If you can't attend sessions, but would like some assistance with the use of technologies for teaching, we are happy to schedule appointments.
We can be reached at ECTLIDT@uwyo.edu or via telephone at 766-4814.