uMeddle (Thoughts on Course Design)

When planning, designing, building, or remodeling a course, it is important to keep every aspect of the architecture in mind. Small changes anywhere can have big effects everywhere, so you want to make sure when you meddle with your course, you keep all the outcomes in mind. One way to remember all the moving parts ...more about uMeddle (Thoughts on Course Design)


Register for Canvas 201: Take your Course to the next level!

Use Canvas to overcome barriers to learning - Explore in depth tools in Canvas that enhances student learning. Fall quarter start date: Tuesday October 23rd ends November 30th Registration Link Audience: Faculty or Staff Required: Completion of Canvas 101 PD Hours: On completion participants receive 22 hrs of professional development time. Review the Syllabus Facilitator: ...more about Register for Canvas 201: Take your Course to the next level!


A 360 view of eLearning and XR Lab

Over the summer, Bruce Wolcott received a 360 camera from the Communication Studies Department. Enjoy this 360 view slide show of the eLearning space in D140 and the location of our XR lab which will be ready for winter quarter.


eLearning Summer Teaching Institute 2018 Highlights

Two successful days of sharing and experiencing new educational technologies! We unveiled our Lightboard in Room Q. Here are the Highlights of the two days. Well planned activities by our Instructional designers Keith Rowley, Betsy Zahrt Geib, Brian Bergen-Aurand and Bruce Wolcott. A big thankyou to Teri Hull, Heather Rane, Larry Boykin and Gordon Hom ...more about eLearning Summer Teaching Institute 2018 Highlights


Meet the New Canvas Gradebook

Instructure has just released a New Gradebook! It is enabled at the course level, and is not enabled by default -- by default you'll keep using the regular old gradebook, so if you wish to take a look at it, you'll need to turn it on in at least one of your classes. See those ...more about Meet the New Canvas Gradebook


XR Lab and Virtual worlds technologies

Update from Bruce Wolcott Teaching Faculty | Instructional Designer | Communication Studies | eLearning Center The newly developing XR Lab, located within the Bellevue College eLearning Center, continues this exploration of virtual worlds technologies, by Partnering with Bellevue College faculty to provide live VR learning experiences for students to augment current curricula in a variety ...more about XR Lab and Virtual worlds technologies


eLearning Summer Teaching Institute 2018

Save the Date! Do you teach a web-enhanced, hybrid, or an online class? Learn about creating an engaging and collaborative learning environment online using Canvas. Save These Dates! August 21st - August 22nd, 2018 Registration:   Link to register for the eLearning Summer Institute Instructional Designers will conduct interactive workshops and presentations on the following possible topics: Canvas ...more about eLearning Summer Teaching Institute 2018


Canvas 101: Teaching with Canvas

LIBRARY MEDIA CENTER | ROOM D140 | 425-564-4210 Email contact: elearning@bellevuecollege.edu Summer quarter start date: Monday July 9th, Registration is closed Participant: Faculty Facilitator: Bruce Wolcott, eLearning Instructional Designer Canvas 101 is perfect for new online instructors, and it is modular so instructors with varied backgrounds and experience can select the order of the modules ...more about Canvas 101: Teaching with Canvas


Accessibility “How To” Webinars

Are you interested in learning how to make your web content accessible but haven't had the chance to take the Accessibility 101 course? Jess Thompson from SBTCC and the creator of the Accessibility 101 course hosted an accessibility webinar series over the winter quarter and has created videos of those webinars. Each webinar video is ...more about Accessibility “How To” Webinars


Canvas 101: Teaching with Canvas, Accessibility 101: Principles of Inclusive Design and Copyright Information for Educators

Teaching with Canvas: Canvas 101 Canvas 101 is perfect for new online instructors, and it is modular so instructors with varied backgrounds and experience can select the order of the modules that best apply to their needs. This online based workshop is intended to introduce instructors to the available tools in Canvas. It is self-paced, project-based, and guided–a facilitator will be available to answer ...more about Canvas 101: Teaching with Canvas, Accessibility 101: Principles of Inclusive Design and Copyright Information for Educators