These are external events, conferences, webinars and workshops available from organizations and institutions engaged in online and blended learning. The links below will take you to some of these upcoming events.
Exercise your own due diligence regarding unfamiliar conferences that you may want to attend or submit a paper to. CHECK the specific conference website not only for basic information (dates and locations may change as well as the URL), but to assure yourself that the conference is legitimate.
Consider using the Think, Check, Attend tool to confirm the legitimacy and academic credentials of conferences you may want to attend.
Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) Synchronous Sandbox Sessions in Zoom: Are you facilitating an online course in the New Year and still feel a bit overwhelmed about using Zoom for your lectures? Want to practice creating break out rooms, screen sharing, and other hosting functions within Zoom? Come play with us in this safe space for Zoom beginners!
Pulling Together: Curriculum Developers Guide:This two-part series will assist you in understanding from an Indigenous perspective how to best use the curriculum developers’ Pulling Together guide in your design, development, review, and adaptation of pedagogy for your courses. These sessions are intended to support the systemic change occurring across post-secondary institutions.
Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) MicroCourse – Open Options to Enrich your Career: Feeling dull and worn out as you tread your career path? Perhaps you’re experiencing the erosive qualities of credential creep or ageism? Join us as we explore the amazing diversity of open options to enhance your career and broaden your perspectives. In this short week, we’ll help you think about your future professional and/or personal development in a new way that we hope will reinvigorate your career development. You will share experiences, explore open resources and activities that you can use to develop your knowledge and skills, deepen or diversify your experience, and craft a new plan for the future.