Training Resources & Workshops

Several training and information sessions are available to faculty, including instructional support sessions hosted by CAEN or CRLT-Engin. 

Whether you’re looking for a light introduction to a new technology or for a deep dive into your favorite teaching tool, the ITS Training page is a great resource for finding training opportunities including workshops, documentation and supportive videos. 

Below are some of the workshops coming up. 

Technology Workshops

Classroom Technology Walk-In Sessions

Next session TBD
(Future events and registration links will be listed once they become available)

Learn what is new in the classrooms, try out demo equipment and meet with experts from CAEN and CRLT-Engin. 

Office Hours: Ask an Expert

Zoom Consults

On Demand – Email caen@umich.edu

In Person Consults

On Demand – Email caen@umich.edu

Workshops

CAEN and CRLT Engin have teamed up to bring you some workshops for the Winter 2023 semester. Please join representatives from CAEN, CRLT Engin, and other guests for the following workshops:

Using Gradescope for Engineering Assessments Tuesday February 7th, 2023 11AM-12PM
Please join CRLT Engin and CAEN as we welcome Howard Hooksman from Gradescope  to discuss the various uses for Gradescope when administering exams in College of Engineering courses.
 
Building Better Quizzes with MiQuizMaker Tuesday February 21st, 2023 1PM-2PM
MiQuizMaker is an instructional tool that supports efficient development of quizzes that can be imported into Canvas. Users compose questions with multiple versions and combine question types (true/false, calculation-based, and others) to create a series of randomized quizzes so that each student in the class receives a unique quiz.
This session will walk participants through the process of making and exporting a quiz and present ways to integrate this assessment tool in your teaching.
 
Building Effective Teams in the Classroom with Tandem Wednesday March 8th, 2023 11AM-12PM
Tandem is a team development tool, created by the Center for Academic Innovation and the College of Engineering. Tandem aids instructors in creating, maintaining, and improving teamwork in the classroom. Join CRTL Engin and CAEN as we welcome James Alexander, Software Ambassador, and Robin Fowler, faculty expert user, to explore applications of Tandem in engineering classes.
 
Classroom Polling with iClicker Cloud Tuesday March 21st, 2023 11AM-12PM
Have you ever wanted to get immediate feedback from your students no matter their location? Join us to learn about iClicker Cloud and how it can be used to gather real-time responses from your students.
 
You can register by clicking the links above for each specific workshop you wish to attend. All workshops will be offered using Zoom.

Workshops About Teaching

Next session TBD
(Future events and registration links will be listed once they become available)