Webinars

12 Amazing Tools to Add to Your EdTech Utility Belt

What’s in your EdTech utility belt? Supercharge your classroom with 12 tools that will help engage, excite, and educate your students. This webinar will show you how to build content without breaking the bank. Actual belt not included.

5 Ideas for Improving Professional Learning

Today is all about educational farming and how to plant seeds across the Professional Learning Spectrum. See how Canvas is changing the K-12 way of teaching. This webinar will provide an overview of the communication tools within Canvas and tips for leveraging the full power of the Canvas LMS.

5 Smart Things To Do in Online Course Design

Make your Canvas course an object of art. Learn five easy steps that will help you create courses designed to increase course interactions. This webinar also addresses the misconceptions of online courses and how to break down barriers of the past. Online learning is the way of the future, so fill the gap by creating some amazing courses. Additional resources can be found here.

A Learning Object Repository That Actually Gets Used?

The educational landscape is littered with learning object repositories (LORs), bouncing dustily across education like purposeless tumbleweeds blown by the winds of indifference. If no one cares about the LOR, if no one uses it, if no one even wants to try to use it, then who exactly is it helping? Introducing Canvas Commons, the LOR that will get used because it makes sharing so easy.

Addressing Students with Special Academic Needs

AspirEDU and ReadSpeaker present with Canvas on tools to help students with special needs.

Appy Hour: From Strategic to Tactical, Getting The Most Out of Classroom Technology

This webinar discusses what to do AFTER the 1:1 rollout happens, and how to capitalize on the tools and access that are now at teachers’ and students’ fingertips.

Athletics, Clubs, and Meetings – Leveraging the Canvas Experience

Learn how Naperville North High School is leveraging the power of Canvas to improve communication and collaboration in athletics, clubs, and meetings. With Canvas, teachers, administrators, coaches, and students have access to all their work—all the time—so conversations and learning are no longer limited to the hours of practices or meetings. See how schools can use Canvas on and off the field, as well as in and out of the conference room.

Avoiding Death by PowerPoint: Tips, Tricks, Cool Tools From the Web 2.0 Frontlines

How can you avoid the dreaded “Death By PowerPoint”? Are you curious how faculty at other institutions design their courses? What about transitioning from face-to-face to online learning? This session will cover a variety of cool — sometimes FREE! — tools that facilitate teaching and learning online without subjecting you to PowerPoint overload.

Back-to-School LMS Checklist (Higher Ed)

Do you ever approach a new semester with the disconcerting feeling that you've forgotten something important? Now that you're teaching with a learning management system, does that feeling just get worse? We may not be able to help you remember to wear that lucky bow tie to the first day of class, but we can help you get your LMS straight. Our Back-to-School LMS Checklist webinar will cover the most important things you need to do to make sure your online course strategy is primed and ready for students from day one. Additional resources can be found here.