Upcoming

June 2018

  • May 11-June 22:
    • Online/Hybrid Certification Course (OHCC), Friday meetings 1:00-2:30 pm
    • This multi-session learning opportunity prepares faculty to teach online and/or hybrid courses at Grand Rapids Community College. Faculty must successfully complete this course before they will be permitted to teach online or hybrid courses. The course includes an orientation and six modules. Topics discussed include the following: Online and Hybrid Course Syllabus, Online and Hybrid Course Schedule, Accessible Online Content, Copyright Compliance, Universal Design for Learning, Consistency in Course Design, Academic Integrity and Authentication, Building Online Community, Facilitating Online and Hybrid Learning, Preparing the Online Learner, GRCC Online Course Development Process, GRCC Student Support Services, and Online Course Quality. PREREQUISITE: Blackboard Basics or equivalent Introductory Blackboard Training.
    • Facilitated by: Garry Brand & Meegan Willi

July 2018

  • July 10, 3:00-4:00 pm:
    • Instructor Training for LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Prevent Cheating During Online Exams
    • This comprehensive training webinar is intended for instructors who plan to use LockDown Browser and/or Respondus Monitor with online exams. The session provides a detailed demonstration of both applications, including the automated flagging system within Respondus Monitor. 
    • Register with Respondus on their registration site

August 2018

  • August 1, 2:00-3:00 pm:
    • Instructor Training for LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor: Prevent Cheating During Online Exams
    • This comprehensive training webinar is intended for instructors who plan to use LockDown Browser and/or Respondus Monitor with online exams. The session provides a detailed demonstration of both applications, including the automated flagging system within Respondus Monitor.
    • Register with Respondus on their registration site

Training

The Distance Learning and Instructional Technologies Department works in collaboration with the Center for Teaching Excellence to plan and host a variety of training sessions throughout the year. Register through the CTE's Registration page

Special Events

If you would like more information on special events, please visit the Center for Teaching Excellence website. Clicking HERE will take you directly to the special events section.