Center for Innovative Learning and Teaching (CILT)

Quickstart Guide to Remote Teaching Options

As the university considers its policies for dealing with unscheduled closures, we reaffirm the importance of maintaining instructional continuity for the benefit of our students’ learning experience. We are committed to offering modes of remote instruction to maintain continuity of instruction.

Canvas

Touro University's learning management system, Canvas, is at the center of many instructional technology activities.

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Your Guide to the State of Video in Education

July 15, 2019

Last week I sent out a message focused on specific “resources for creating instructional videos,”  earlier today I received this message in my inbox.  Some of the items I found interesting in the report mentioned below related to students include: Students increasingly expect video to be part of their educational experience.  82% see students’ expectations […]

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Blog Posts from the Center

Canvas Training Sessions

November 30, 2018

Hello everyone… First I wanted to thank you for taking the time to complete the Canvas training survey that I had sent out. The results will be very useful in working with the team in New York, whom I have already met with, to plan out future training that is convenient based on our time […]

TUN Canvas Training Sessions – Your Input

November 19, 2018

I wanted to ask for your assistance in shaping future training sessions provided via Zoom by the TCUS Canvas team. To date, the team has provided or scheduled 117 different sessions on 13 different topics. As we continue to move forward, I want to give TUN faculty and staff the opportunity to help guide what […]

TUC Canvas Training Sessions – Your Input

November 14, 2018

I wanted to share some resources that have recently been updated, and I also wanted to ask for your assistance in shaping future training sessions provided via Zoom by the TCUS Canvas team.  To date, the team has provided or scheduled 117 different sessions on 13 different topics. As we continue to move forward, I want to give TUC […]

TUN Canvas Training Follow-Up

November 7, 2018

I want to thank those who were able to attend the Canvas training sessions this past Monday and Tuesday.  It was a pleasure meeting each of you, and I look forward to continuing to work with you throughout the Canvas transition.  For those you were unable to attend, the session that I provided was similar […]

Quick Resource – Teaching Online

November 1, 2018

A quick note for today…   Here’s some great references for online teaching: https://www.geteducated.com/teaching-online-courses/254-top-10-free-courses Jim O’Connor Ph.D. Director

TUN COM Canvas Training Sessions

October 29, 2018

Please note that the Canvas Transition Co-Chairs Jim O’Connor and Michael Barbour will be delivering basic introduction to Canvas training sessions on: Monday, 05 November 9am-10:30am (The Bullpen – Conference Room D-1102) 10:30am-noon (The Bullpen – Conference Room D-1102) 2pm-3:30pm (The Bullpen – Conference Room D-1102) 3:30pm-5pm (The Bullpen – Conference Room D-1102) Tuesday, 06 […]