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Faculty Training and Professional Development

TRC virtual faculty office hours

The TRC is open virtually. Our team of instructional designers and support team are available for 1:1 assistance from 10 am to 4pm, Monday through Friday. Join us at https://csusm.zoom.us/j/296496061 We are limiting the sessions to 10 minutes during the initial contact. If the help will take longer than 10 minutes, we will put you in a breakout room and another person on the team will help you.

 

 Cougar Courses logo    Cougar Courses, Media, Blackboard Ally, and Zoom workshop series

90 minute, hands-on workshops to get up to speed using Cougar Courses (Moodle). View the schedule and register.

 Blackboard Ally logo  Ally for Accessibility & Inclusivity

Ally provides instructor guidance on how to improve the accessibility of course content.  Email ally@csusm.edu with your availability to get started.  We offer workshops, department trainings, and 1:1 guidance.  You can also review our "How to guides" for remediating Word, PDF, and PowerPoint files.

External Providers Workshops 

Respondus - Prevent Cheating on Quizzes/Exams

Respondus

  • LockDown Browser & Monitor
    • This comprehensive training webinar is intended for instructors who plan to use LockDown Browser and/or Respondus Monitor with online exams. The session provides a detailed demonstration of both applications, including enhancements that make Respondus Monitor even more effective and easy to use.

  • Respondus 4 and the Test Bank Network: Quickly Create Online Exams

    • Find out how Respondus 4 allows you to create and manage exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to your LMS, and how the Test Bank Network enables instructors to create online tests from official publisher test banks.


If you would like us to offer a workshop not listed, please contact us with your suggestions. We also offer custom-made workshops for your Department or group on topics such as PollEverywhere, quality online teaching and learning, and flipping your course.