The Department of Online Education and Support offers webinars for faculty on various topics related to achieving excellence in the online classroom. These fully-online webinars are facilitated by DOES staff and most feature insights from a faculty co-host with expertise on the topic. Each webinar consists of the pedagogical “Why as well as the practical “How”. At the end of each webinar, time is allotted for attendees to comment, share their views, and to ask questions of all webinar presenters. Please click here for DOES Website.
These webinars are conveniently delivered online, and are easily accessed from a desktop, phone, or tablet.
If you are interested but unable to attend a webinar, a recording of the webinar and the webinar presentation is posted on this page.
WEBINARS AT JOHN JAY
Blackboard How to… Webinar Series
- Resolving Student Issues (part 1)
- Resolving Student Issues (part 2)
- Retention Center
- Use Audio in Blackboard
- Create Turnitin Assignments in Blackboard
- Use Integrated Tools in Blackboard
- Embed Video
- Set-up “Are you Ready” Assignment
- Do A Section Merge
- BB Annotate
- Set Up Course Navigation
- Course Copy
- Start of Semester Tips
- Grade Center Review
- Create Assignments in Blackboard
- Create Tests in Blackboard
- Create Discussions in Blackboard
How to Utilize Zoom
Zoom is a web conferencing tool you can opt to use to meet with your students. The webinar feature our John Jay professor, Adam Wandt, who reviews the functionality of Zoom, how to set up a session for your class, how to share your screen, use a whiteboard, how to manage the class virtually, as well as considerations related to having video and audio on/off and instructor presence and presentation.
Download Zoom Background Images from John Jay