Center for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFE)

Past Events and Workshops

Remote Teaching Workshops

Get ready with this series of workshops covering essential elements for successful remote teaching.

Workshop Recording Related Assets Date
Organizing Your Remote Course n/a Apr 3, 2020
Consistent Calendaring for a Remote Course n/a Apr 6, 2020
Transparency in Remote Courses n/a Apr 13, 2020
Alignment in Remote Rourses n/a Apr 20, 2020
Assessment in Remote Courses n/a Apr 27, 2020
Variation of Activities in Remote Courses Powerpoint Slides (ppt) May 4, 2020
Building Community in Remote Courses Powerpoint Slides (ppt) May 11, 2020

Canvas Workshops

Workshop Recording Date
Grading & Rubrics Sep 17, 2021
Navigation & Course Settings Apr 16, 2021
Course Tools Apr 23, 2021
Communicating in Canvas Apr 30, 2021
Introduction to Grading May 7, 2021


Get a jumpstart and learn how this accessibility tool can help with your course materials.

Workshop Recording Date
Ally: Get Started! Apr 9, 2020
Making Accessible Word Documents Apr 16, 2020
Making Accessible PowerPoints Apr 21, 2020
Making PDF Documents Accessible Apr 30, 2020
Alternative Formats Available to Students May 7, 2020

Technology Tuesdays

Webinars to refresh your knowledge about the many tools and technologies available at CPP to support remote teaching.

Workshop Recording Date
Zoom Breakout Rooms and Polls Oct 6, 2020
Gradescope Oct 13, 2020
OneDrive Oct 20, 2020
Facilitating Asynchronous Discussions Oct 27, 2020
Student Panel on Remote Learning Nov 10, 2020
Creating and Sharing Interactive Videos with Kaltura v.1 Nov 17, 2020
Zoom Best Practices Feb 2, 2021
MS Teams for Classes Feb 9, 2021
Creating and Sharing Interactive Videos with Kaltura v.2 Feb 23, 2021
Labster and Other Fun Tools For Active Learning Mar 2, 2021
Virtual Software Lab, Presented by Lucas Lanting Mar 9, 2021
Creating Your CPP Faculty Site in Cascade Apr 27, 2021

Wall of COOL Speaker Series

Workshop Recording Date
Offering Choices Encourages Engagement in Online Courses
 presented by 2020 Wall of COOL awardee Stephanie Marin Rothman
Oct 29, 2020
Nuts and Bolts of Writing an eBook, and the Benefits of Digital Publications
 presented by 2021 Wall of COOL awardee Vernon Snyder
Apr 15, 2021
Supporting Students and Enhancing Family Connections Through Storytime
 presented by 2021 Wall of COOL awardees Giselle Navarro-Cruz & Eden Haywood-Bird
Nov 12, 2021

Other Workshops

Workshop Recording Date
Internal Grants Workshop Nov 19, 2021