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Mastering Moodle’s Learning Activities

APOP | Event

Moodle is a free and open source Course Management System (CMS) / Learning Management System (LMS) which offers a great variety of activities and resources for teachers. What are the best Moodle learning activities and how to effectively use them into courses? Presenter: Martine Peters, Professor at Université du Québec en Outaouais

HTML and CSS: Introduction to Programming Languages

APOP | Event

Demystify the basic principles of coding and take a glance at different programming languages. Learn to create a web page’s structure with HTML, add some style to it with CSS and open it in a browser. Designed to equip professionals who would like to do their firsts steps in the world wide web.” Presenter: David […]

Promoting Students’ Academic Integrity and Creativity through Instructions

APOP | Event

Promoting academic integrity (AI) and creativity through instructions can be seen as a big challenge. What does academic integrity mean? What are the ten principles of AI and the causes of plagiarism? Presentation of the teacher’s role in fostering creativity and promoting AI through the use of clear and precise instructions and expectations. Presenter: Martine […]

Promoting Students’ Academic Integrity and Creativity through Instructions

APOP | Event

Promoting academic integrity (AI) and creativity through instructions can be seen as a big challenge. What does academic integrity mean? What are the ten principles of AI and the causes of plagiarism? Presentation of the teacher’s role in fostering creativity and promoting AI through the use of clear and precise…

Bootstrap: Customizing Web Pages

APOP | Professional development

Bootstrap allows to add preset style components in a HTML document. Learn how to customize these components to create attractive pedagogical activities and to make sure the web page is mobile responsive with Bootstrap. Presenter: David Drolet, IT department and Catherine Cyr Wright, technopedagogue at APOP

Bootstrap: Customizing Web Pages

APOP | Event

Bootstrap allows to add preset style components in a HTML document. Learn how to customize these components to create attractive pedagogical activities and to make sure the web page is mobile responsive with Bootstrap. Presenter: David Drolet, IT department and Catherine Cyr Wright, technopedagogue at APOP

MoodleMoot Canada 2018

Event

MoodleMoot is a conference held in various countries around the world, dedicated to the users, developers and administrators of the Virtual Environment of Teaching and Learning Moodle. MoodleMoot Canada 2018 will be held at the York University, Toronto, Ontario from 21 – 24 February 2018.

Register using the online form.

Slacking off: Team Tools in the Classroom

APOP | Event

The use of technology in the classroom is wide ranging. It opens up seemingly endless opportunities for innovative approaches to learning. Of particular interest is the team communication tool Slack when teaching CEGEP English. The tool can help to engage discussion, share a range of documentation, and develop communication skills…

Learning Analytics: A College’s Journey that Delivers Results Through a Simple and Efficient Solution

APOP | Professional development

Discover how Collège La Cité has innovated by building a unique and functional application that allows the college to better serve its students by leveraging the enormous potential of learning analytics. Presenter: Michel Singh, counselor ideation and creativity, Collège La Cité

Big Data and Artificial Intelligence: Challenges, Issues and Educational Potential

APOP | Professional development

The great potential and hopes associated with big data and artificial intelligence (AI) are matched only by the magnitude of the challenges they bring. How can AI and machine learning help mature the disparate but valuable data collected in the form of massive data? Overview of this new phenomenon, its related issues and the potential.

Activity types

For teachers who are interested in educational technology integration, Profweb presents a selection of events in the following categories:

  • Continuing Education Credit Courses and Programs
  • Continuing Education professional development
  • Events, Congresses or Symposia that revolve around the professional development of teachers

Credit Courses and Programs

Credit courses or programs are university accredited.


PERFORMA

PERFORMA offers university-level accredited activities for the professional development of college teachers, in both French and English.

Since 1973, PERFORMA pedagogical model advocates the development of customized training activities in response to needs expressed by teachers and academic counsellors.

Each college also offers pedagogical activities locally to meet particular needs and requests.

Activities are offered to staff at all member colleges. For more information or to learn about local schedules, contact the local representative of your college.

Professional development

These activities are non-credit training are not recognized by a university.


APOP (Association pour les applications pédagogiques de l'ordinateur au post-secondaire)

L'APOP assists members of the college network in developing their educational technology skills by offering professional development activities. These activities are delivered remotely using video conferencing tools.

Animation à la Cantine (in French): Exchanges among academics discussing various issues related to current technopedagogical practices. Interactive seminars, structured presentations, live interviews with experts in the field, all with no pre-registration required... Exciting encounters that enhance active participation and co-construction of knowledge!

APOP_mobile (in French): IT skills development workshops tailored to the needs of educators and academics from all sources.

APOP_taxi (in French): Activities offered to a specific group of academics within a discipline, department or program.


VTÉ (Vitrine technologie-éducation)

The VTÉ organizes bimonthly research laboratories, focusing on compliance and the implementation of concrete projects. The VTE laboratories are places of exchange and experimentation. These four to six week projects moderated by VTE are lively encounters with experts and practitioners, for the beginning teacher to the most experienced and for students as well.


The DECclic Corporation Collegiate Platform

DECclic hosts the Moodle environment and provides online instruction for the college community using a digital learning environment including online resources, forums and tips. For more information, contact the DECclic team.

Events, Congresses or Symposia

An event is an activity organized in order to attract a wide audience. These are often conferences.

A congress is a meeting involving a large number of people gathered to deliberate on one or more subjects.

A symposium is a meeting of experts invited to present and discuss their ideas about a given topic.