Remote Teaching

In addition to the instructor tool guides and student tool guides you can find on this website, UBC also offers other valuable resources for helping you with remote teaching in the UBC context.


Canvas 101

Course

Canvas is UBC’s primary learning platform for delivering online course content.​ This self-paced course is designed to give you a basic overview of the features and functionality of Canvas and help you build your course with confidence. It will highlight multiple ways you can leverage Canvas to design, deliver, and manage your course effectively.

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Keep Teaching

Website

The Keep Teaching website supports you in developing strategies to meet the needs of your teaching online. Information on the website will walk you through transforming the various parts of your course experience into the digital realm to maintain academic continuity.

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Keep Learning

Website

The Keep Learning website compiles resources to help students set up, learn effectively online, understand the technologies used at UBC, take care of themselves, answer questions, and get support with remote learning.

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This program for online teaching is a course of self-paced modules in Canvas with complementary online workshops for experiential learning and one-on-one support sessions with an educational consultant. You can engage with all of these components or just the ones that meet your needs.

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On this page, staff from Instructional Support Units in different faculties share tips they’ve learned from supporting online exams during the 2020 fully remote teaching.

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The table on this page shows which browser versions currently work with some of the learning technologies that are centrally supported at UBC. As a starting point, you and your students should install the latest version of at least one modern browser: ChromeEdgeFirefox, or Safari.

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Kaltura is a media platform where you and your students can create, store, and share multimedia content in Canvas. This self-paced course will guide you through the basics from uploading media in Kaltura to publishing content in a course and will cover advanced topics such as editing videos and creating video quizzes.

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