February EdTech Events

Upcoming events: Click to register for Prof. Drake Case Study | Sync & Async Discussion in Online Environment | Select Your Online Assessment Tool


Celebrating the Holidays - Nailed it! Style

On Friday, December 04, 2020, three intrepid bakers embarked on the baking challenge of their (short) baking lives. Based on the framework of Nailed it! (starring the amazing Nicole Byer), we issued a call for home bakers who were up for taking on the challenge of recreating a professional-level holiday cake (watch the trailer for Nailed It! Holiday to really preview the show - it's on Netflix!).


Facilitating Online Discussions in Quercus

Learn more about the online discussions tools that are integrated into Quercus!


Select Your Online Assessment Tool

On October 07, 2020, Anna shared with us the advantages and disadvantages of using Quercus and Crowdmark for your online assessment tools!


Teaching with Zoom

Instructional designer Rubaina Khan shows us the ropes on how to use Zoom for teaching online!


Teaching with BB Collaborate

BB Collaborate is a powerful tool for delivering your online lectures both synchronously and asychronously!


The Quirkiness of Quercus: Debriefing on the U of T Engineering Academy

Outreach coordinator Claire Heymans shares her experiences with managing (over 900!) students online.


Lessons from your colleagues: Webinars that Share your Online Teaching Experiences

(If you are not able to register due to not having an O365 account, please email fase.edtech@utoronto.ca for registration.)


Virtual Lab options: Do it yourself to off the shelf

This webinar discusses the following:

  • Building awareness of virtual lab alternatives
  • Activity options for engaging students, with a focus on aligning learning outcomes with assessments and assignments
  • Demonstration of solutions, including implementation of interactive labs through Quercus, H5P (HTML5 Package), and Pressbooks
  • Other support resources

What is H5P?