Learning Technology

Assess technology needs, build or implement tools or infrastructure that enhance student learning and assist in the evaluation of teaching, and provide support to users of these technologies.

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – February 22 2018


Event Date & Time

  • February 22, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)

Canvas Studio – February 26 2018


Event Date & Time

  • February 26, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

ISS: Exploring How Canvas Analytics Can Be Used to Improve Teaching and Learning Outcomes – February 27th, 2018

ISS: Exploring How Canvas Analytics Can Be Used to Improve Teaching and Learning Outcomes – February 27th, 2018


Event Date & Time

  • February 27, 2018
    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

Event Description

This workshop will introduce Instructional Support Staff [ISS] on how to locate and use basic analytics such as activity, submissions, participation, and page views in Canvas and how to think about that information in terms of how student engagement and refining teaching practices.  Participants will also learn how to interpret various activity graphs… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Introduction to Canvas Basics – February 28 2018

Series: Canvas Training


Event Date & Time

  • February 28, 2018
    12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Description

In this session, you will learn the basics, plus some helpful tips to save you time while setting up your course in Canvas. Topics in this session will include general navigation of the Canvas interface, notifications and communication, content creation and organization, and assignments (including quizzes, discussions). This workshop is an introduction to Canvas for new users. ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – March 1 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 1, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)

Creating a Course in edX – March 5 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 5, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

For a list of upcoming edX sessions, click here. UBC is adding edX to the “evolving ecosystem of learning technology platforms, tools and applications on campus”. edX can be used to provide a blended learning experience for campus-based courses, as well as UBC online and distance courses. In each of these sessions we will be (more…)

Canvas Studio – March 5 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 5, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

FACULTY: Exploring How Canvas Analytics Can Be Used to Improve Teaching and Learning Outcomes – March 8th, 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 8, 2018
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Event Description

This workshop will introduce Instructors on how to locate and use basic analytics such as activity, submissions, participation, and page views in Canvas and how to think about that information in terms of how student engagement and refining teaching practices. Participants will also learn how to interpret various activity graphs and much more. ***For the ISS Analytics workshop click here ⚒ Hands-on Session Type

WordPress and Wiki Clinic (Drop-In) – March 8 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 8, 2018
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Event Description

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress and Wiki for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resolving those (more…)

Canvas Studio – March 12 2018


Event Date & Time

  • March 12, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Event Description

Canvas Studio is a drop in space for anyone with questions related to UBC’s new learning management system Canvas. Here’s your chance to sit down with a Canvas expert and review your course design, explore migrating a Connect course to Canvas, and troubleshoot any challenges… ⚒ Hands-on Session Type