TILT Calendar of Events

Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Canvas: Intro to Assignments and Gradebook

Participants will learn the relationship between assignments, rubrics to manage their grades in Canvas. The Canvas gradebook is a powerful tool for instructors when assessing their students' course performance. Pedagogical assessment considerations. The relationship between assignments and the Canvas grade book. How to create a column in the grade book. The options that are available when you create an assignment. Rubric basics. Perform subtotal calculations by assignment groups. How to..

Location: MS Teams


Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Course Reserve for your course: Integrate with Canvas

Instructors can put items on the library's Course Reserve system for courses they are currently teaching. Items can include journal and magazine articles, book chapters, quiz and homework answers, etc. Students can login to the Course Reserve system to see these materials. For ease of use, instructors can also link their course Reserves to their Canvas course. Come learn how to use CSU's Course Reserve system!

Location: MS Teams


Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Gradescope for Existing Users: Advanced Features

This one-hour workshop will focus on using Gradescope in online and hybrid classes classes with handwritten exams and quizzes and fully online assignments.

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Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

TEF and Annual Review

Revisions to the CSU faculty manual and student course surveys have prompted change to the annual review process. Whether your department has implemented changes to the annual evaluation of teaching effectiveness or is in the midst of doing so, this session will walk you through TILT's recommended process for developing and evaluating teaching effectiveness at CSU.

Location: MS Teams


Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

All Things Echo360 - Introduction to Echo360 Lecture Recording Technology at CSU

This session will introduce you to many of the features and options available in the Echo360 system. Are you concerned about attendance in your class if you use Echo360? Did you know you can request to record without live-streaming, Delay recording availability or use recordings in future semesters by cloning the Echo360 Course? Come and learn: • How to leverage Echo360 to store and distribute recordings made in other platforms..

Location: MS Teams


Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Gradescope Exam Scoring Software

CSU is now using an automated exam scoring software, Gradescope, as a Scantron replacement. Learn how individual faculty and departments can use Gradescope’s bubble sheet functionality to quickly score exams and have access to exam and question analytics. Gradescope also provides rubric-based grading of handwritten exams, AI driven answer grouping of handwritten exams for one-click grading of similar answers over multiple tests, automated grading and plagiarism checking of computer coding..

Location: MS Teams


Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

An Introduction to Teaching Squares: A Peer Observation Program

The TILT-sponsored Teaching Squares offers teaching faculty an opportunity to observe colleagues in action and reflect on their own teaching practices. A teaching square is a group of four instructors who agree to observe each other a few times during a semester, using an agreed upon set of observation norms. Participants are coached in setting a personal teaching goal ​using the Teaching Effectiveness Framework and then observe others to give..

Location: MS Teams


Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Research Computing and Cyberinfrastructure at CSU

In this session you learn about various resources available to support research. From high performance computing and data storage to data management plans and regulatory support, learn how to navigate CSU's IT environment and research facing services.

Location: MS Teams


Date: August 9, 2022

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Teaching Effectiveness Initiative (TEI) Reflection Workshop

Have you completed professional development (PD) since summer 2019? You may be able to receive TEI recognition for these experiences in the Teaching Effective Initiative (TEI). The TEI is a new CSU effort that provides recognition to faculty invested in growing their teaching practice by attending PD, implementing evidence based teaching practices, and reflecting on the impact on students. During this session we will provide a brief overview of the..

Location: MS Teams