It is often difficult to facilitate student collaboration and student engagement with each other in online courses. The presentation will cover some tools faculty members can use to help facilitate online collaboration and engagement. Tools to be discussed are, tools on Canvas such as creating Groups within Canvas, Peer Review, and external tools such as Google Docs and Office 365- with a particular emphasis on using Office-365 such as Word and Powerpoint to create a shared collaborated presentation.
• Create their own assignments that engages students in collaborative work using multiple platforms.
• Have experience working in Office-365 shared document.
• Have experience turning a shared PowerPoint presentation into a recorded video file.