Educational Support

CVM Spring 2020 News

CVM distance learning shared resources

The College of Veterinary Medicine is compiling a list of shared resources to distribute to others that are interested. This is a living document so check back for updates! 

CVM distance learning shared resources

 

Best practices for online exams

Do you have an online examination coming up? View our guide to best practices for online examinations.

This along with other Canvas information is available in the Canvas section of this website.

 

Education Day is canceled and will not be re-scheduled for Spring 2020

 

Faculty Support for Active Learning

Active learning can be accomplished in the Active Learning Classroom (ALC – 104 AS/VM) or in any other teaching space. Here is a link to teaching resources for active learning -  z.umn.edu/ahcactive

All courses will be in Canvas fall semester 2019

Canvas logoAll course sites will be in Canvas starting fall semester 2019. Departmental and central instructional designers will work with course coordinators. Faculty in VBS should work with Daniela Vidovic, those in VCS with Kristy Lashbaugh, and those in VPM with Kelly Vallandingham. Any faculty member may also contact Ryan Rupprecht. In addition to the Canvas basics workshops offerings that continue, AT-OIT, in partnership with User Experience Support, have developed a Discover Canvas workshop series taking place online this summer that will cover more advanced topics. Registration is not yet available, but you can use this form to be notified when registration opens. If you're interested in following information about Canvas, check out the Canvas newsletter. Also see the direct link to information about Canvas on this site (new!).

Instructor development opportunities

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The teaching tips that were sent out every two weeks over the last year are archived on this site under Faculty Development. Presentations from Education Day 2019 also are archived there.
 

Need help as an instructor?  See if what you need is on the DVM Teaching Quick Links page.

Peer review of teaching  Are you interested in peer review of your teaching? Contact the CVM Educational Support group to set up a time to discuss what aspect of your teaching you would like reviewed.

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