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Workshops & Events

Each semester, the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning offers a full schedule of teaching and learning events.

All workshops will be recorded and made available on the new CETL Faculty Development Hub. Click here if you would like more information or would like to request access to the Hub.

More information about our 2020-2021 Workshop & Event Schedule coming soon!

OKC MOA Presentation: Renewing the American Spirit: The Art of the Great Depression

Week at the Museum Special Presentation: TBA

Facilitated By: Bryon Chambers

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Week at the Museum will resume in Fall 2021 with an exciting new exhibit!

Presented by Bryon Chambers of Oklahoma City Museum of Art, this presentation is sure to paint a picture of this inspiring exhibit. Don't miss this opportunity! Click the link below for more information and to reserve your seat for this special presentation.

Spring 2021 CETL Workshops

Linking Panopto & Zoom

Facilitated By: Representatives from Panopto

Thursday, January 14 @ 2pm

In this workshop you will learn how to schedule Zoom class meetings, share recorded videos, and many other tasks that will save you time without leaving D2L. Come learn more about these new D2L features that will make the student's learning experience more accessible.

Teaching with Zoom

Facilitated By: Paul Gebb

Tuesday, February 2 @ 12pm

Check back soon!

Teaching about Race & Racism in the College Classroom

Facilitated By: Dr. Richard Johnson & Dr. Talia Carroll

Tuesday, February 16 @ 12pm

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TurnItIn: PeerMark

Facilitated by: TurnItIn Representatives

Thursday, February 25 @ 3pm

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Making Effective Feedback Your Superpower

Facilitated By: Paul Gebb

Wednesday, March 10 @ 12pm

D2L Days Workshop Mini Series

Facilitated By: Josh Waggoner

First & Third Monday of the Month @ 3pm

Coming Soon

6th Annual Faculty Scholarship Forum

6th Annual Faculty Scholarship Forum

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Faculty Scholarship Forum will be postponed.

14th Annual Faculty Awards Luncheon

14th Annual CETL Awards Luncheon - Wed. April 21st, 2021

The CETL Awards Luncheon is an annual event where faculty, students, staff, and administrators gather to celebrate excellence in teaching and learning from across the OCU campus. The inaugural event began in 2007 and featured six awards. In 2015, the Service Learning Partner award was added to recognize community partners that work with faculty in OCU-sponsored Service-Learning courses.

The 14th Annual Faculty Awards Luncheon will take place on Wednesday, April 14th, 2021 in the Great Hall. More information about this year's event coming soon!

Past Workshops

2020 - 2021

Student Connection in the Online Envionment

Common Copyright Questions

Constitution Day" "Other Perspectives on the Constitution"

How to Design a Virtual Escape Room


Setting Students Up for Success: The First Five Minutes

Concept Mapping and Sketch Noting: A New Approach to Student Note Taking

"Pressing Pause" to Increase Student Learning Through Lecture Breaks

Asking the Right Questions to Increase Student Learning

Critical Reflection: It's Not Just a Catch Phrase, It's an Action

Chunking: Design Your Class More Effectively

Switching It Up: Student Choice

OKCMOA Presentation: Renewing the American Spirit: The Art of the Great Depression

Learn How to Use Zip Grade

Connected Teaching

Geeky Pedagogy

Creating Wicked Students

Zoom Tips & Tricks

Backwards Design

Microsoft Outlook Training & Microsoft Teams Training


Meaningful Grading for Faculty in the Arts

Tech Tools for Classroom Engagement

Writing to Learn, Writing to Imagine

How Did We Get Here?: A First-day to Mid-semester Check-up

Developing a Faculty-led Study Abroad

Inclusivity and Transforming Classroom Practice

Taking a Contemplative Approach to Inclusivity in the Classroom

Universal Design: Reach Every Learner

Energizing the Classroom with the Science of Emotion

A Look at the Neuroscience of Learning and Development

Gamification for Motivation

Webinar: Things to Consider Before Developing an Online Course

Webinar: Teach Students How to Learn

Webinar: Time Management for Flipped Learning Environments


What's New in D2L - Fall 2017 Edition

Series: Difficult Conversations in the Classroom

OKC MOA Presentation: Kahinde Wiley: A New Republic

What' New in Turnitin - Fall 2017 Edition

Instructional Technology Series: D2L Daylight Training

Series: Contemplative Practices in Education

Series: Metacognition

Series: Guest Speaker Series