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New DC Connect Course Template Announcement

The Centre for Academic and Faculty Enrichment (CAFE) has launched a new DC Connect course template for faculty. The template provides consistent structure and organization...

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FAQ - Grades and Gradebook

Frequently asked questions this week – Grades and Gradebook This new blog series will detail common questions the CTL eLearning team receives from faculty each...

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FAQ - Quiz Tool in DC Connect

Frequently asked questions this week - Quiz Tool This new blog series will detail common questions the CTL eLearning team receives from faculty each week!...

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April Faculty Spotlight

Nathan Wilson is a full-time faculty in the School of Interdisciplinary Studies. He is the coordinator of the General Arts and Science (GAS) program. In...

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Annotations Tool in DC Connect

What is the annotations tool? In DC Connect, faculty can now provide feedback to their students directly in their submitted assignments without having to download...

Library Spotlight | How to Cite and Study Skills Modules

Resource: The Learning Portal: How to Cite module Provide your students with a module on how to cite, with a 10-question quiz, directly imported into...

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Virtual Experiential Learning Faculty Shout-Out

Shout out to faculty members Sheldon Koufman (BITM) and Linda Cheng (MAD) and field placement officer Elizabeth Campbell (BITM) for adapting quickly to online delivery...

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What It Was Like Being in the Virtual Classroom – a Student Perspective

The CAFE is comprised of many talented team members but did you know we also have work-study students as well? Many of our offices here...

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Education Remotely – Using Microsoft Teams to Conduct Online Classes

Professors are learning to use new tools and strategies as they make the switch from face-to-face teaching to online delivery. Kevin Griffin teaches a paramedic...

DC Connect Video Assignments Tool
Launched March 18: Video Assignments

The DC CAFE and LMS-IT teams just launched a new tool called Video Assignments to support faculty in developing online assignments. What is the DC...