Spring 2024 Events & Programming Overview

Find all of CATL’s spring events and programming all in one place! We already have drop-in hours, training courses, workshops, and several other events on the calendar with more to come.

Spring 2024 Programming (PDF Version)

Teaching with Technology Certificate (LITE 101, 201, & 301 Courses)

The Teaching with Technology Certificate program consists of three courses that act as steps in the certification sequence: Learning and Integrating Technology for Education (LITE) 101, LITE 201, and LITE 301. Participants will earn a badge after completing the first and second courses in the sequence, and the Teaching with Technology Certificate after completing the third course. Full-time instructors who complete the second and third courses may also be eligible for a stipend.

LITE 115: Enhancing Course Videos with PlayPosit

LITE 115: Enhancing Course Videos with PlayPosit is a self-paced course with optional synchronous meetings. In this course, you will discover the basics of PlayPosit, build your first bulb, and implement PlayPosit bulbs in one of your courses.

LITE 120: Accessibility in Canvas

LITE 120: Accessibility in Canvas is a self-paced course. In this course, you will learn how to leverage the Canvas accessibility checker and the UDOIT accessibility checker to make your digital course materials more accessible.

CATL on the MOO-ve: College Drop-In Hours

CATL is bringing our services to you with more College Drop-in Hours this spring! Each week, one of CATL’s instructional designers, instructional technologists, or our Canvas administrator will be holding drop-in hours in each of the four colleges on the Green Bay campus, with additional virtual offerings.

Workshop Wednesdays

On the first Wednesday of February, March, and April, CATL will host a “Workshop Wednesday” event from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Wacky Wednesdays

Take a short break, enjoy snacks and good company, and try games you could use in classes! Join the CATL team for a little fun at these “Wacky Wednesday” events.

  • Feb. 14 | 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. | Pop in for Puzzles
  • Mar. 20 | Times and activities TBD
  • Apr. 10 | Times and activities TBD
  • May 8 | Times and activities TBD

Co-Writing Community

Tara DaPra, one of CATL’s Instructional Development Consultants, will lead another Co-Writing Community this spring. Each Friday from 8:15 – 9:15 a.m., faculty and staff are invited to gather via Zoom and work on a personal or professional writing project.

“Radical Hope” Book Group

This spring, CATL will be leading a book group on “Radical Hope: A Teaching Manifesto” by Kevin M. Gannon, our keynote speaker from the 2024 IDI. Meetings will be virtual with days and times selected based on the availability of those interested.

Fall 2023 Events & Programming Overview

Find all of CATL’s fall events and programming all in one place! We have office hours, training courses, workshops, and several other events on the calendar already with more to come.

Fall 2023 Programming (PDF Version)

Pre-Semester Workshops

CATL’s virtual pre-semester workshops on Aug. 25 – 31 have something for everyone! Whether you need a refresher on Canvas, ideas for communicating with students, tips for working with video, or recommendations for making your course more accessible, we’ve got you covered.

Teaching with Technology Certificate (LITE 101, 201, & 301 Courses)

The Teaching with Technology Certificate program consists of three courses which act as steps in the certification sequence: Learning and Integrating Technology for Education (LITE) 101, LITE 201, and LITE 301. Participants will earn a badge after completing the first and second courses in the sequence, and the Teaching with Technology Certificate after completing the third course.

LITE 115: Enhancing Course Videos with PlayPosit

LITE 115: Enhancing Course Videos with PlayPosit is a self-paced course with optional synchronous meetings. In this course, you will discover the basics of PlayPosit, build your first bulb, and implement PlayPosit bulbs in one of your courses.

LITE 120: Accessibility in Canvas

LITE 120: Accessibility in Canvas is a self-paced course. In this course, you will learn about how to leverage the Canvas accessibility checker and the UDOIT accessibility checker to make your digital course materials more accessible.

CATL on the MOO-ve: Fall 2023 College Drop-In Hours

CATL is bringing our services to you with more College Drop-in Hours this fall! Each week, one of CATL’s instructional designers, instructional technologists, or our Canvas administrator will be holding office hours in each of the four colleges on the Green Bay campus, with additional virtual offerings.

Workshop Wednesdays

The last Wednesday of each month this semester, CATL will be hosting a Workshop Wednesday from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

  • Sept. 27 | 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. | Topic: Engaging Students with Evidence-Based Activities
  • Oct. 25 | 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. | Cold Lunch & Hot Topics
  • Nov. 29 | 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. | Career Infusion in Higher Education

CATL on the MOO-ve: Spring 2024 College Drop-In Hours

With CATL’s college drop-in hours, we are bringing our services directly to you. One of our instructional designers, instructional technologists, or our Canvas administrator will be holding drop-in hours for 2 hours per week in each of the four colleges on the Green Bay campus. In addition to these on-campus hours, we are also offering virtual drop-in hours on Zoom. No appointment needed!

Please note that there will be no drop-in hours the week of spring break, Mar. 11-16. The CATL office will remain open for our normal hours and our staff will still be available for both in-person and virtual consultations.

College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) Drop-in Hours

The location for CAHSS’s drop-in hours will rotate between Mary Ann Cofrin Hall 301 and Studio Arts 255. See below for upcoming dates for each location.

Mondays, 1 – 3 p.m. | MAC 301(Vista Room) or SA 255

  • Feb. 19: MAC 301 (Vista Room)
  • Feb. 26: MAC 301 (Vista Room)
  • Mar. 4: MAC 301 (Vista Room)
  • Mar. 11: No drop-in hours (Spring Break)
  • Mar. 18: MAC 301 (Vista Room)
  • Mar. 25: MAC 301 (Vista Room)
  • Apr. 1: MAC 301 (Vista Room)
  • Apr. 8: SA 255

College of Science, Engineering, and Technology (CSET) Drop-in Hours

The location for CSET’s drop-in hours will alternate each week between Environmental Sciences 317 and Laboratory Sciences 468.

Mondays, 1 – 3 p.m. | ES 317 or LS 468

  • Feb. 19: ES 317
  • Feb. 26: LS 468
  • Mar. 4: ES 317
  • Mar. 11: No drop-in hours (Spring Break)
  • Mar. 18: ES 317
  • Mar. 25: LS 468
  • Apr. 1: ES 317
  • Apr. 8: LS 468

Austin E. Cofrin School of Business (CSB) Drop-in Hours

Tuesdays, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Wood Hall 460K

No drop-in hours on Mar. 12 (Spring Break)

College of Health, Education, and Social Welfare (CHESW) Drop-in Hours

Wednesdays, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Rose Hall 305

No drop-in hours on Mar. 13 (Spring Break)

Virtual Drop-in Hours

Thursdays, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., as well as each of the above time slots. (Zoom link)

No drop-in hours on Mar. 14 (Spring Break)

Connect with CATL

In addition to the above dates and times, CATL is always available for consultations Monday – Friday, 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Whether you’re a new instructor looking to design your first course, a skilled instructor teaching in a new modality, experienced faculty looking for a refresh, or anything in between, CATL is here to help with instructional design consultations, a host of professional development programming, and technology consultations. Request a consultation.

Session Recording: “Building on the Basics: Effective Instruction Practices in Canvas” (Aug. 25, 2022)

Session Description

Have you used Canvas before but never at UWGB? Are you a returning instructor looking to use Canvas beyond the basics of modules and pages? Then please join us in this overview of some Canvas features included in the UWGB digital learning environment.