About this conversation:
This session will offer an opportunity for discussion on effective tools and techniques when delivering webinars. This will draw upon experience of supporting various online sessions and workshops on different platforms. Projects such as designing and delivering staff development, disseminating student engagement techniques in distance learning and organising Teaching & Learning Conversations (TLC) events. This involves assisting colleagues in developing engaging and interactive webinars, appropriate delivery techniques, as well as familiarising presenters with the delivery environment.
The conversation will be split into two; the first will cover the core functionality of Adobe Connect to promote participant engagement throughout the process of a webinar. The second will cover more advanced features found within the tool and how these can be used to enhance participant interaction and collaboration. Due to this, the session will be suitable for beginners new to webinar delivery and intermediates looking to further develop their delivery.
When: Tuesday 16th October 2018 12:00-13:00 (UK Time)
About the Presenters:
Matt is a Technology Enhanced Learning Advisor in the Faculty of Education at Manchester Metropolitan University within Learning & Research Technologies. His particular areas of interest include learning analytics, blended learning and the role technology can play in the embedding of active learning and formative assessment within pedagogical practice.
Steven is a Technology Enhanced Learning Advisor in the Faculty of Health, Psychology & Social Care at Manchester Metropolitan University within Learning & Research Technologies. Areas of interest are ePortfolios, distance learning, gamification and the solutions that technology can provide in Teaching, Learning and Assessment.
Joining the conversation:
Simply follow this link http://mmu.adobeconnect.com/tlc/ and enter as a guest by typing your name, institution and country into the name field and clicking on the “Join Meeting” button.
Whether or not you have previously participated in a webinar or online activity using Adobe Connect we advise that you make sure that you do some checking and preparation in advance. Check your set-up and connection here.
You may also find our Adobe Connect Webinar Participant Guide useful to print out in advance of the session.We really hope that you will be able to join for what should be a lively and highly interactive TLC.