Upcoming Quercus Training

Zoom – Setting up and running online sessions with students (Co-sponsored with I&ITS CRT) 

Tuesday, December 7th, 2021, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Want to learn how to schedule Zoom meetings for your classes?  Interested in exploring the features and functionalities of Zoom?  Join us for a session where we will first focus on the Zoom basics, - the minimum you need to know to get your class sessions up and running and we will take a more in-depth look at the security, accessibility, and interactive features that can be used to engage with students.  We will round out this session with a look at the new features Zoom has to offer.     
Co-sponsored by UTM I&ITS Classroom Technology Support and UTM Library & Instructional Technologies
 
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://utoronto.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZModeGurT8uE9LVO_5CH1pdAcI6xLp2StID  
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

 

UTML Quick Start Quercus self-paced Modules for Instructors

Interested in learning the basics of Canvas? Register for the UTML Quick Start Quercus Self-paced Modules by completing the form at the link below.
https://forms.office.com/r/n4PDG8c950 (Links to an external site.)

You will be added to the course within 1-2 business days and will receive an invitation to join on your Quercus Dashboard.

 

Please visit the U. of T. Global Event calendar for additional upcoming training sessions offered at U. of T.

You may also contact UTM Library & Instructional Technologies to arrange for a training session.
 

Below is a link to the recording of our QuickStart Quercus Webinar that may be helpful in getting you started with your course:
https://ca-lti.bbcollab.com/recording/8d736bd1566d486b87351967a4204206


Previous Presentations/Workshops

  • November 23rd, 2021 - Analytics - Quercus (Canvas) Functionalities and Limitations
  • November 16th, 2021 - Setting up your Quercus (Canvas) Final Assignment or Quiz
  • October 6, 2021 - Quercus Assignment Workshop
  • October 5, 2021 - Quercus Quiz Workshop
  • September 22, 2021 - Library 101 Session: Navigating Quercus: Tips for Students
  • September 9, 14, 23 & 28, 2021 - UTM Instructor Support Drop-Ins (Co-sponsored by TLC, UTM Library, and UTM I&ITS)
  • September 1, 2021 - Online Help Session for Instructors (co-sponsored with TLC/RGASC)
  • August 24, 30 & 31, 2021 - UTM Tech2Teach Series: Zoom - A Lightweight/Heavyweight Contender - You Decide (Co-sponsored with I&ITS CRT)
  • August 26, 2021 - UTM Tech2Teach Series: Explore New Tools and Features in Quercus and the U. of T. Academic Toolbox
  • August 23, 2021 - UTM Tech2Teach Series: Assess Student Work and Provide Feedback in Quercus
  • August 20, 2021 - UTM Tech2Teach Series: Connect and Communicate with Students using Quercus
  • August 19, 2021 - UTM Tech2Teach Series: Build Your Quercus Course - Organize Your Content  
  • June 14 & 15, 2021 - Final & Deferred Exams Resources and Drop in Sessions
  • June 2 & 3, 2021 - Webinar & Web conferencing Solution: Presentation by Zoom Inc. (presented by C.T.S.I.)
  • April 28, 2021 - Getting Ready to Teach this Summer: Lessons from the Past Year (Sponsored by RGASC)
  • April 20, 2021 - Teaching with Technology Showcase (Teaching and Learning Collaboration Event)
  • March 12, 19 & 26, 2021 - Zoom Q&A Drop-In Session (Presented by UTM I&ITS)
  • March 22, 2021 - Focus on Learning through Alternative Assessments (Co-sponsored with RGASC)
  • March 3, 2021 - Quercus Integration Process and Use of Cloud-Based Technologies
  • March 2, 2021 - Leveraging Rubrics to Support Student Learning (Co-sponsored with RGASC)
  • January 27 & 28, 2021 - Zoom and Bb Collaborate Ask Me Anything Session (Presented by UTM I&ITS CRT)
  • January 27, 2021 - Library 101 Session: Navigating Quercus: Tips for Students
  • December 8, 2020 - Zoom – Ask Me Anything Session (Presented by UTM I&ITS CRT)
  • December 7, 2020 - Bb Collaborate – Ask Me Anything Session
  • November 25 & December 2, 2020 - Quick Quercus Assignments and Quizzes: Preparing for Fall 2020 Exams and for Winter 2021
  • November 24 & December 1, 2020 - Quick Quercus Setup: Getting your course ready for Winter 2021
  • November 3, 2020 - The Virtual Lab: Labster Under the Lens (Co-sponsored with U. of T. Online Learning Strategies)
  • October 21, 2020 - Library 101 Session: Navigating Quercus: Tips for Students
  • September 30, 2020 - Quercus Assignments, Quizzes and Surveys
  • September 9, 2020 - Quercus, Bb Collaborate and Other Tools - Ask Me Anything Session
  • August 25, 26, September 1 & 2, 2020 - Quercus and Bb Collaborate - Ask Me Anything Sessions
  • August 25 & 28, 2020 - Zoom - Ask Me Anything Sessions
  • August 17, 2020 - Supporting Student Engagement with TeamUp! presented by Melody Neumann and Elizabeth Parke
  • August 14, 2020 - Bb Collaborate and Zoom:  Zoom, Taking a Closer Look
  • August 14, 2020 - Bb Collaborate and Zoom:  Bb Collaborate, Taking a Closer Look
  • August 13 & 14, 2020 - Learn about Crowdmark
  • Monday August 10 to Friday August 14, 2020 - Summer Camp for Instructors: Prepare for Fall Term
  • Thursday, July 30, 2020 - Zoom versus Bb Collaborate Ultra:  Demo Rematch
  • Thursday, July 23, 2020 - Zoom versus Bb Collaborate:  A Comparison of Tools
  • Monday July 6 to Thursday July 9, 2020 - Summer Camp for Instructors: Prepare for Fall Term
  • Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - Prepare for the Fall Term: Quercus Inspiration and suggestions for using Quercus
  • Thursday, June 11, 2020 - Using Quercus Assignments, Quizzes, and Surveys to Support Student Learning
  • Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - Grade Expectations - Grading Workflows and Gradebook Best Practices in Quercus
  • Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - Creating and Distributing Lecture Content Using Video and Audio Formats
  • Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - Creating Interactive and Inclusive Activities for your Students
  • Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - Using Quercus Quizzes, Surveys, and Assignments to Support Student Assessment
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays on March 24th, 26th, 31st, and April 2nd, 7th, 9th, 2020 - Online Office Hours & Help Sessions for Faculty 
  • Monday March 16 to Friday March 20, 2020 - Online Office Hours & Help Sessions for Faculty
  • Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - Quercus Gradebook Drop-in Session
  • Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - Quercus Gradebook Drop-in Session
  • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - Learn About Crowdmark
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - Winterize Your Course
  • Thursday, January 9, 2020 - Quercus Basics & Refresher Session
  • Wednesday, January 8, 2020 - Quercus Basics & Refresher Session
  • Thursday, December 12, 2019 - Ask Me Anything Drop-in Sessions
  • Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - Ask Me Anything Drop-in Sessions
  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - Gradebook Drop-In Clinic
  • Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - Gradebook Drop-In Clinic
  • September 5th, 6th and 9th – 13th, 2019: Quercus Drop-In Clinic Sessions
  • September 3rd, 2019: Ready-Set-Teach Day
  • August 29th, 2019: UTM TA Day
  • August 28th, 2019: Quercus Basics & Overview (Hybrid)
  • August 27th, 2019: Quercus Basics & Overview (Hybrid)
  • July 16, 2019: Preparing to Teach: Inspiration and suggestions for using Quercus
  • April 17, 2019: Turnitin Information Session
  • April 16, 2019: Taking Quercus to the Next Level
  • April 9, 2019: Quercus Basics & Overview (Webinar)
  • January 16, 2019: Quercus Assessments & Grading
  • January 9, 2019: Quercus Basics & Overview
  • January 8, 2019: Quercus Basics & Overview

Resources

Quercus Support Resources
There are various Quercus resources, including instructions for various Quercus integrations available in the Quercus Support Resources public course. 

Canvas Community
The Canvas Community website is a hub for Canvas information; discussion; and improvement, including a Canvas Instructor Guide  and Canvas Student Guide.

LinkedIn Learning
Information on how to access LinkedIn Learning using your University of Toronto account.

LinkedIn Learning Canvas 2019 Course
We also encourage instructors to take the LinkedIn Learning Canvas 2019 course by following this link to the LinkedIn Learning Canvas 2019 Course (you may need to log in with your UTORid).