Special Interest Group will provide a series of webinar workshops for Getting Started with D2L Brightspace. They will cover different topics, information below. Register here!
The Academic Technologies Team recommends these free webinars for instructors who are new to D2L Brightspace.
For more information, view the PDF: D2LGettingStartedWebinars
The MnSCU Special Interest Group: Learning Spaces & Instructional Technologies will be holding a series of free 1-hour webinars to get faculty who are new to D2L Brightspace up and running. Internet access available from home or campus – whichever works for you. Session size is limited!
The following sessions will be held July 27 thru August 31:
- Organize Your Content (Content & Course Builder Tools)
- Using Respondus Quiz Tool
- D2L Brightspace Quiz Tool
- News, Classlist and Email
- D2L Brightspace Discussion Board Tool
- Points Based Gradebook
- D2L Brightspace Dropbox
For full description, dates and registration: https://mnquality.eventbrite.com
By Paul Keyworth
Following on from my last article on game-based learning, below is a link to a useful handout from Heidi Jung and Cheryl Bosarge’s presentation on “Gamification” at last month’s Brightspace Fusion 2015 Global eLearning Conference. They propose a five-step plan for gamifying your courses within a learner management system such as D2L.
Here is the link:
Jung and Bosarge are gamification designers at Southern Illinois University’s Center for Teaching Excellence.