Reserve your spot in tomorrow’s workshop on teaching remotely

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On March 12, 2020

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence will host a workshop titled “Tips on Teaching and Working Remotely” 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, March 13, in Room 115 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Lunch is being provided by the College of Engineering and Computing (CEC) and civil, architectural and environmental engineering. The workshop is open to all S&T instructors. Please reserve your spot.

If you have a device that can be used in your remote teaching, such as a laptop or tablet, please bring it with you. Following the workshop, there will be an open session to get your questions answered by CAFE staff starting at 1 p.m.

Livestreaming of the training will also be available for faculty who are unable to attend in person. The schedule includes:

  • Panopto demonstration, 11-11:30 a.m. and 11:30
    Panopto enables faculty to record their lectures and show to students at a later time.
  • Zoom demonstration, 11-11:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-noon.
    Zoom allows faculty to offer synchronous office hours or class instruction.
  • Canvas demonstration, 11 a.m.-noon and noon-1 p.m.
    This will include basic Canvas instruction, including organization, labeling of content from week to week, and how to handle assignments.

Recorded archives of these sessions will be available as soon as possible after the event on the on the CAFE website.

Additional virtual workshops on various tools are coordinated by the University of Missouri System’s office of eLearning. These are hosted by colleagues across the UM System and are open to any S&T faculty or staff member. Registration is required for some webinars. Get details online.

Visit the eLearning page titled Keep Learning for resources. You can contact instructional design teams throughout the UM System by emailing For more information, please visit the CAFE website or contact the center at

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