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This chronological list of the upcoming CLE workshops is automatically pulled from our Google Calendar. It refreshes on a daily basis to show current and future workshops. Previous workshops fall off the list. See the full Faculty Calendar on this site for these workshops and more in a calendar view. March 4-8 is National Open Education Resource Week! Click here for a list of OER workshops at the CLEs.

Location When Summary Description
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 161 January 21, 2020 at 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Blackboard Boot Camp Face-to-Face Blackboard Boot Camp Face-to-Face is an in person workshop thatprovides an overview of basic Blackboard functionality. This workshop isoffered by Online Learning and Academic Technology (OLAT). Additional onlinesessions can also be found in TEC.
Westshore Campus | SHCS 147 January 21, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Small Teaching Online Book Club Inquire by the fire. Join your colleagues in the Center for Learning Excellence as we investigate and discuss strategies for online learning during our winter book club, Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning Science in Online Classes by Flower Darby and James M. Lang. These sessions run from November 2019 – March 2020.
West Campus CLE | WSS G205 January 22, 2020 at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Introducing Yourself and Your Class - Seal of Excellence Workshop A Get your course off to a great start! This workshop will assist you in setting the tone for your online course environment while introducing yourself, and the navigation of your course, to your students. You’ll also establish your course learning outcomes and objectives to ensure that they will accurately measure what your students learn upon…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 January 23, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Anti-Racist Book Club The Anti-Racist Book Club is designed to open up a dialogue to explore how we as a campus and an institution can make sure we are being actively anti-racist in our everyday dealings with students. It seeks to provide a collaborative space for our campus to come together to learn from each other and to…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 January 23, 2020 at 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm "Appy" Hour with the CLE Come to a festive celebration of all things learning with LEAD,Adjunct Services and the CLE, as we share apps that we use for teaching.Blackboard is an application, so Blackboard tips and tricks are welcome. Andbring your apps! Feel free to bring an appetizer with you to share.Presentations begin at 4:30pm.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 161 January 29, 2020 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Mediasite: Quiz Creation and Moderation Learn and understand how to create andmoderate quizzes inside Mediasite. This workshop is offered by OnlineLearning and Academic Technology (OLAT). Thisis a Westshore Online Teaching Certification (WOTC) Elective.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 or via WebEx February 1, 2020 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Backward Design Backward Design is a process that educators useto design learning experiences to achieve specific learning goals. BackwardDesign begins with the objectives of a unit or course – what students areexpected to learn and be able to do – and then proceeds “backward” to createlessons that achieve those desired goals. For adjunct faculty, this session isworth…
West CLE | G205 February 4, 2020 at 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Outcomes & Assessment Techniques Course assessments are integral to the learning process. What’s even more important is that they are designed to evaluate the learner process in achieving the stated learning objectives or mastering the competencies a course sets out to instruct. This workshop will aid you with supporting your course objectives through assessment and other various instructional materials.…
Westshore Campus | SHCS 147 February 4, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Small Teaching Online Book Club Inquire by the fire. Join your colleagues in the Center for Learning Excellence as we investigate and discuss strategies for online learning during our winter book club, Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning Science in Online Classes by Flower Darby and James M. Lang. These sessions run from November 2019 – March 2020.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 161 February 7, 2020 at 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Blackboard Boot Camp Face-to-Face Blackboard Boot Camp Face-to-Face is an in person workshop thatprovides an overview of basic Blackboard functionality. This workshop isoffered by Online Learning and Academic Technology (OLAT). Additional onlinesessions can also be found in TEC.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 February 13, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Anti-Racist Book Club The Anti-Racist Book Club is designed to open up a dialogue to explore how we as a campus and an institution can make sure we are being actively anti-racist in our everyday dealings with students. It seeks to provide a collaborative space for our campus to come together to learn from each other and to…
Westshore Campus | SHCS 147 February 18, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Small Teaching Online Book Club Inquire by the fire. Join your colleagues in the Center for Learning Excellence as we investigate and discuss strategies for online learning during our winter book club, Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning Science in Online Classes by Flower Darby and James M. Lang. These sessions run from November 2019 – March 2020.
West CLE | G205 February 20, 2020 at 9:30 am – 11:00 am Accessible Course Design & Support As educators, it is important to keep accessibility in mind to ensure that students with disabilities have access to course materials that are designed correctly for assistive devices and instruction. This workshop will also explore institutional support services that are essential to student success. This is workshop C in the Western Campus Seal of Excellence…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 February 21, 2020 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Flipgrid - A Video Discussion Platform Flipgrid is one of the leading platforms for onlinediscussions using videos. Faculty create a prompt and students discussback and forth by creating webcam videos. This session is worth 1 SEU orservice credit. At the end of this session, you will be able to create aFlipgrid discussion and implement it into your course. Earn one additionalSEU or service…
West CLE | G205 February 25, 2020 at 9:30 am – 11:00 am Student Engagement & Active Learning Description:Student engagement is one outcome of effective, active instruction. This workshop will introduce how your course components can promote active learning that contribute to the learning process. Additionally, we will explore various technologies that can support your learners rather than hinder their learning process. This is workshop D in the Western Campus Seal of Excellence…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 161 February 25, 2020 at 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Take Flight with Mediasite This workshop will take you on a journeyexploring how to create and add videos to your My Mediasite, piloting yourcontent, and embarking on viewer analytics. Eligible for 1 SEU towards theAdjunct Stipend Program. This workshop is offered by Online Learning andAcademic Technology (OLAT). This is aWestshore Online TeachingCertification (WOTC) Elective.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 February 27, 2020 at 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Designing Transparent Assignments TILT Higher Ed, or Transparency in Learning and Teaching,“aims to improve higher education teaching and learning experiences for facultyand students” (https://tilthighered.com/).This workshop provides a simple way to make assignments more transparent tostudents by providing a purpose, task and criteria as part of each assignment. Participantswill receive templates and examples to design assignments that are moretransparent…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 March 3, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Small Teaching Online Book Club Inquire by the fire. Join your colleagues in the Center for Learning Excellence as we investigate and discuss strategies for online learning during our winter book club, Small Teaching Online: Applying Learning Science in Online Classes by Flower Darby and James M. Lang. These sessions run from November 2019 – March 2020.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 March 5, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Anti-Racist Book Club The Anti-Racist Book Club is designed to open up a dialogue to explore how we as a campus and an institution can make sure we are being actively anti-racist in our everyday dealings with students. It seeks to provide a collaborative space for our campus to come together to learn from each other and to…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 161 March 6, 2020 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Mediasite: Blackboard Integration Learn and understand how to integrateMediasite within your Blackboard course. Thisworkshop is offered by Online Learning and Academic Technology (OLAT). This is a Westshore Online TeachingCertification (WOTC) Elective. 
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 March 11, 2020 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am Designing Transparent Assignments TILT Higher Ed, or Transparency in Learning and Teaching,“aims to improve higher education teaching and learning experiences for facultyand students” (https://tilthighered.com/).This workshop provides a simple way to make assignments more transparent tostudents by providing a purpose, task and criteria as part of each assignment. Participantswill receive templates and examples to design assignments that are moretransparent…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 March 26, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Anti-Racist Book Club The Anti-Racist Book Club is designed to open up a dialogue to explore how we as a campus and an institution can make sure we are being actively anti-racist in our everyday dealings with students. It seeks to provide a collaborative space for our campus to come together to learn from each other and to…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 March 28, 2020 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am SoftChalk: Activities and Assessments Do you alreadyhave a handle on SoftChalk, but want more time to explore assessments andactivities? We will spend this entire workshop focusing solely on thesefeatures of SoftChalk, giving you a chance to create more web-based interactivelearning experiences for your classroom. Earn one additional SEU or servicecredit by implementing what you’ve learned in the workshop. Your…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 March 31, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Bloom's Blitz: Active Learning Techniques to Assess Your Students This workshop will take participants on a “blitz” throughBloom Taxonomy’s six levels, reviewing possible assessment questions for eachlevel, as well as provide suggestions for an active learning technique. Eachactive learning technique will be an “intentionally designed activity” thathelp students succeed. Earn one additional SEU or service credit byimplementing what you’ve learned in the workshop. Your…
Online April 9, 2020 – April 24, 2020 Online Student Engagement Techniques This online asynchronous workshop is an introduction tostrategies for engaging your students virtually. Participants will experiencetechniques first hand and be expected to engage with peer faculty "asstudents" in this online workshop. This is a Westshore Online TeachingCertification (WOTC) Core Workshop.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 or via WebEx April 9, 2020 at 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Backward Design Backward Design is a process that educators useto design learning experiences to achieve specific learning goals. BackwardDesign begins with the objectives of a unit or course – what students areexpected to learn and be able to do – and then proceeds “backward” to createlessons that achieve those desired goals. For adjunct faculty, this session isworth…
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 161 April 13, 2020 at 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Take Flight with Mediasite This workshop will take you on a journeyexploring how to create and add videos to your My Mediasite, piloting yourcontent, and embarking on viewer analytics. Eligible for 1 SEU towards theAdjunct Stipend Program. This workshop is offered by Online Learning andAcademic Technology (OLAT). This is aWestshore Online TeachingCertification (WOTC) Elective.
Westshore Campus, 31001 Clemens Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, USA | SHCS 147 April 16, 2020 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Anti-Racist Book Club The Anti-Racist Book Club is designed to open up a dialogue to explore how we as a campus and an institution can make sure we are being actively anti-racist in our everyday dealings with students. It seeks to provide a collaborative space for our campus to come together to learn from each other and to…
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