Practical UDL Tips for Busy Instructors

A short (17:49) video with practical advice to instructors for getting started with Universal Design for Learning (UDL). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tN6wqLjxZf8


Free, Open-Source Images

As part of his "Visual Explanations: Making ideas clear and Accessible with Images" workshops, Bruce Wolcott maintains a pretty exhaustive list of websites that provide free/Creative Commons/open source images. By popular demand, we are happy to provide a reference to Bruce's document, hosted in his OneDrive. Click here to see Bruce's list of free, open-source images: ...more about Free, Open-Source Images


Announcing the eLearning Summer Institute on August 15th-16th

Link to the downloadable PDF Agenda. 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 15th-16th Instructional Designers will conduct interactive workshops and presentations on the following topics: Applying Accessibility principles to Word documents and Canvas Pages Canvas Tools – ...more about Announcing the eLearning Summer Institute on August 15th-16th


Teaching with Canvas: Canvas 101

LIBRARY MEDIA CENTER | ROOM D140 | 425-564-4210 Email contact: elearning@bellevuecollege.edu Fall quarter start date: Monday, October 24th to November 2nd, Registration Link Participant: Faculty Facilitator: Bruce Wolcott, eLearning Instructional Designer PD Hours: On completion participants receive 22 hrs of professional development time. Sign up for Canvas 101!  Spring quarter dates: Monday, July 9th to ...more about Teaching with Canvas: Canvas 101


Extra Credit in Canvas

Three Ways to do extra credit There are several approaches instructors can adopt to can give students extra credit in Canvas using Assignments: awarding extra points for an existing Assignment-- or for a Discussion or a Quiz creating an Assignment worth zero points providing extra credit using weighted assignment groups Award extra points to graded items ...more about Extra Credit in Canvas




Collaboratory “Interactive Worlds” events sponsored by eLearning

Our Goal: We want to get BC students, faculty and staff to attend live events and presentations taking place in the new Collaboratory  located in the Bellevue College Learning Media Center. BC Facilitators: Bruce Wolcott, Gordon Hom and Sukirti Ranade Guests: Dr. Don Alvarez with FilmmakerLive, Software engineers Brian Zhou and Xinli Zou with Wyzlink BC communications ...more about Collaboratory “Interactive Worlds” events sponsored by eLearning



Introduction to Closed Captioning

The 30-minute workshop Introduction to Closed Captioning that was presented in the eLearning Center earlier this quarter is now available at the eLearningMedia Bellevue College channel at YouTube. We will continue to present this workshop in the eLearning Center during spring quarter for those of you who are on campus and would like to ask questions ...more about Introduction to Closed Captioning