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Hybrid Classroom Training (in-person)

This is a 40-minute in-person training on how to use the classroom technology to teach a hybrid class with some students in-person and some students connecting remotely over Zoom.

Register: https://pennlaw.as.me/schedule.php?appointmentType=16273135

Topics Covered:

  • Logging into the PC
  • Connecting to a Zoom call from the class PC
  • Dual-monitor setup
  • Sending powerpoint and Zoom to the projector screen(s)
  • Use a Digital Whiteboard
  • Playing your remote students’ audio through the classroom speakers
  • Sending your audio and your in-person students’ audio through the Zoom call

TA and Instructional Aide training

Pre-recorded training: 8/20/2020: https://pennlaw.hosted.panopto.com/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=b89ebcde-2937-4ad9-89fc-ac1d010b0eb0

Topics Covered:

  • How to connect to a Zoom call
  • How to support breakout rooms
  • How to manage Chat, Participant list, security features

Consultation on Teaching in Zoom and Hybrid environments (remote)

This is a general consultation on the tools for teaching online using Zoom and Panopto. If you have not taught online/hybrid at Penn Law before, this is a good place to start. 

Register for Adjuncts/Instructors: https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=15702077

Register for Standing Faculty:https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=15701416

Topics Covered:

  • Starting your Course Zoom Call
  • The “Hybrid” environment: how to start your Zoom call from a Penn Law classroom
  • Equipment recommendations for high-quality video and audio capture
  • Recommend further training and supported apps and services

Zoom (remote)

Zoom: Introduction to Meetings

Register:https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=13435566
 Topics covered:

  • Connecting to a Zoom call through Canvas (courses) and using Zoom app
  • Basic host controls

Zoom: Advanced Features

Register:https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=13620067
Topics Covered:

  • Advanced Host Controls
  • Breakout Rooms
  • Webinars and registration (if applicable)

 

Panopto (remote)

Panopto: Intro to Recording & Editing

Register:https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=13594705
Topics covered:

  • Setting up and logging into the Panopto application
  • Selecting your camera and microphone
  • Configuring recording options: Voice, Camera, Screen/Powerpoint Capture
  • Uploading to Canvas
  • Troubleshooting common issues

Panopto: Advanced Features

Register:https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=13849079
Topics covered:

  • Viewing, editing, automatic annotation feature, and approving recordings (when applicable)
  • File management: copying, moving, deleting, and renaming sessions
  • Adding quizzes to your video
  • Downloading videos – setting the output format for video, podcasting feature, audio only version
  • Sharing and embedding Panopto videos

 

Canvas

Canvas Training for Faculty (Individual Training)

Register: https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=15239272

Sign up for individualized training that can cover the basics or advanced topics. (Faculty only)

 

Canvas Training for Staff

Register: https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=15239170

Group training that covers the most popular features of Canvas. Topics covered:

  • Announcements
  • Modules
  • Assignments/Quizzes
  • Panopto Recordings
  • Discussion Boards
  • LTI Tools (Perusall, Poll Everywhere, etc)

 

Teams

Teams Basics 

Register: https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=13565264

This is a small group training (up to 4 people for each time slot) Topics covered:

  • Joining meetings
  • Starting meetings
  • Recording meetings
  • Chat
  • Settings

Teams Basics - For Departments

Register: https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=13563811

This training is based on configuring/using an existing Team site (no limit on participants) Topics covered:

  • Joining meetings
  • Starting meetings
  • Recording meetings
  • Team settings
  • Channels
  • Tabs/Apps
  • Chat
  • Settings

 

Adobe Acrobat for Working Remotely

Register: https://pennlaw.as.me/?appointmentType=13976882

Forms, signatures, annotations, and more.

 

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