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January News

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Hands-On Workshops

Register now!

CFE is hosting a variety of workshops to get your spring semester going. Topics include Canvas, Creative Commons, Zoom, Accessibility, and Google. Find out more and register here!

Universal Design For Learning Events 


Talk about ideas to support your students' content knowledge. Buff up High Impact Practices, and meet with UDL Fellow Dr. Kimberly Coy and other committed UDL faculty at Fresno State. 
View the topics that are scheduled for this semester, register for the ones you would like to attend, and see how participation in the UDL activities may lead to a certificate! 


Canvas Beginning of the Semester Checklist

As the start of a new semester approaches use the Canvas Beginning of the Semester Checklist to help make sure all things are in order for your courses! 

Are You Seeing RED?

CFE can help…

* Turn your red indicators to Green 
* Make your content more accessible
* Meet APM 237 guidelines

Let us help at CFE.

Canvas Student Orientation

Instructors, there is an online Canvas Student Orientation that students self-enroll in to learn how to use Canvas. Upon successful completion of the orientation, students will receive a badge and a certificate. You may require students to complete the orientation and submit a copy of their certificate as a first assignment. You can access and share it through this link:

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Teaching Online at Fresno State

APM 206 Policies and Procedures on Technology Mediated Courses and Programs was approved in Spring 2018. The policy states that faculty who will be teaching online or blended courses (beyond 20% of the entire course) must successfully complete the required online training.  

The spring 2020 QA training schedule is now open for registration!
For more information on the courses and to register visit the QA training page.

Introduction to Teaching Online Using the QLT Instrument (Q1): This course is an introduction to the pedagogies and strategies of successfully teaching in blended-online formats, weaving the 10 sections of the CSU QLT instrument throughout. This course is intended for anyone who is interested in and/or plans to teach a blended or online course. 

Reviewing Courses Using the QLT Instrument (Q2): This course provides an in-depth experience with the QLT instrument and how to use objective-based examples to support reviewing and informing blended-online courses and is designed for those with prior knowledge of and practice with the QLT instrument. 

View the accessible Teaching Online handout.

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Deadline: January 22, 2020

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