Posts By: Caitlin Crafton

Digital Learning Webinar Series: Discussion-Based Assessments Recording

On Thursday, February 27, 2020, CNDLS hosted the first Digital Learning Webinar of the Spring semester, “Discussions-Based Assessments.” Our facilitators were Assistant Director for Programs for Graduate Students and Faculty James Olsen and Senior Associate Director for Online Programs Susan Pennestri. They brought their wealth of knowledge and experience to the webinar, sharing a number… Read more »

CNDLS Announces February Digital Learning Webinar: “Discussion-Based Assessments”, Thurs. 2/27

Join us for the first of three Digital Learning Webinars this spring semester with “Discussion-Based Assessments” on Thursday, February 27th from 12-1pm. Discussion-Based Assessments Led by Susan Pennestri, Senior Associate Director for Online Programs, and James Olsen, Assistant Director for Programs for Graduate Students and Faculty, “Discussion-Based Assessments” will explore new ways to engage students… Read more »

CNDLS Announces winter Digital Learning Day – “Designing with Canvas”

Faculty exploring Canvas features

As the semester comes to a close, CNDLS is excited to announce our winter Digital Learning Day, “Designing with Canvas,” on Wednesday, December 11. Whether you are a new or experienced Canvas user, we invite you to join us in person to explore design approaches and to spend hands-on time applying what you learn to… Read more »

Final Digital Learning Webinar of Fall Semester: “Using Media in Your Course”, Thursday 11/21 at 12pm

Man filming with production camera

Join us for our final Digital Learning Webinar of the fall semester with “Using Media in Your Course”!   Using Media in Your Course As we approach the final weeks of the fall semester, finding new, interesting ways to keep students engaged with course materials can be a challenge.   In our final Digital Learning Webinar of… Read more »

CNDLS Announces Next Digital Learning Webinar: Teaching with Zoom, 10/24 from 12-1pm

CNDLS is pleased to continue our Digital Learning Webinar Series in October with “Teaching with Zoom”!  Teaching with Zoom As the winter months approach, we know how inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances can often affect our ability to maintain a consistent learning experience for our students.  In our second Digital Learning Webinar of the year,… Read more »

CNDLS Kicks Off 2019 Digital Learning Webinar Series with “Grading With Canvas”

Grading With Canvas Building off the success of our inaugural Digital Learning Webinar Series, CNDLS is pleased to announce the new lineup of topics for our 2019-2020 webinars!  Join a new group of CNDLS staff each month via Zoom as we highlight a new pedagogical approach to incorporating technology into your classroom. Our fall kickoff… Read more »

Announcing Digital Learning Days: Building with Canvas

Faculty gathered around a laptop using Canvas

Are you interested in learning new ways to engage students with Canvas, Georgetown’s learning management system? Are you looking for an opportunity to build your fall course sites in Canvas with support from others? The Center for New Designs in Learning and Scholarship (CNDLS) is excited to announce Building with Canvas, our first Digital Learning… Read more »

Announcing the 2019-2020 CNDLS TEL Colloquium – Statements of Interest Due July 31!

2019-2020 TEL Colloquium Announcement

CNDLS is pleased to announce the next iteration of our Technology-Enhanced Learning (TEL) Colloquium, focusing on Approaches to Blended Learning. What is the TEL Colloquium? The 2019-2020 TEL Colloquium — an eight-month, hands-on experience — provides an opportunity for faculty to join a small group of colleagues in face-to-face monthly meetings to explore topics in… Read more »

Digital Learning Webinar: Audio & Podcasting Projects Recording Available!

Student wearing headphones with laptop displaying powerpoint presentation

  Podcasting continues to be an expanding medium, and on Thursday, March 28th, staff from both CNDLS and the Gelardin New Media Center came together to offer an webinar on using podcasting and other audio assignments in the classroom. CNDLS Learning Design Specialists Kim Huisman Lubreski and Sarah Workman teamed up with Gelardin’s Nikoo Yahyazadeh… Read more »