Presented by the University of Idaho’s
Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Distance & Extended Education
Transforming the Teaching & Learning Environment virtual conference is presented by the University of Idaho’s Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, and Distance & Extended Education. Now in its 9th year, this one-of-a-kind virtual conference provides 60 one-hour live and interactive sessions.
The conference begins on Monday, February 12th and concludes on Friday, February 23rd. Each session is live and interactive, giving you the opportunity to engage with education professionals from all over the world. Each weekday, there will be six one-hour sessions using Zoom as the platform. The conference website has more information about using Zoom. You can test your connection to Zoom prior to the scheduled time by visiting http://zoom.us/test.
The most up-to-date schedule of sessions is available on the conference website. Check there for updates.
Joining a conference session is really easy. Go to the Schedule page. To the far right of each session is a “Join Session/View Recording” column, with a link to each session. At the appropriate time, click on that link. You may join a session up to 30 minutes in advance of the start.
When asked to type your name, please include your First Name, Last Name, plus the full name of our institution [Volunteer State Community College].
Each session will be recorded. The recordings will be available for at least one month after the conclusion of the conference. The link to the recording of each session should be available within an hour after the conclusion of each day. Go to the Schedule page. Click on the link to the right of each session in the “Join Session/View Recording” column.
Vol State Distributed Education has sponsored the virtual conference for our faculty and staff attendance. Vol State employees may take advantage of the virtual conference by participating in as many of the sessions over the two week period as your schedule allows, or view the recordings in the month that follows the conference dates.
The conference is sponsored by: