Events

As part of the DigitalEd development initiatives for the ATU, a monthly webinar and workshop series is coordinated by the ATU Teaching and Learning Centre (Galway-Mayo). Check out upcoming events below.

Introduction to PebblePad

Virtual

A beginner's session on using the PebblePad E-portfolio tool for lecturers.

Free

AAEEBL Digital Ethics Workshop: Accessibility in ePortfolio Design & Instruction

Virtual

ePortfolios provide opportunities for students to select, curate, and display evidence of learning throughout university. Given their digital modality and their dependence on student creative agency, it is important to center accessible design for both students and portfolio viewers. Join this interactive workshop centered on the Digital Ethics Principle of Accessibility. The workshop will provide […]

Free

How to Run a MS Teams Live Event

Virtual

Are you interested in learning about how you can run a Microsoft Live or Webinar event. This session will cover the basics of how to set these up and run them as well as the benefits and considerations for choosing one over the other.

Free

EURASHE Hackathon: Digital Technologies & Curriculum Internationalisation

Virtual

The StrategyHack partners are working together to take a European approach to supporting mid-level institutional leaders in the achievement of sustainable digital education models by providing them with a set of tools composed of the the following: a capacity building course on digital strategies, a peer-learning methology for digitisation strategy improvement and a model management […]

Free

MS Bookings – Administrator Training

Virtual

Microsoft Bookings is an online reservation/scheduling tool that enables you to quickly and easily set up an appointment system. Bookings can be used for many different scenarios. After this session, you will be able to find, set up and administer your own MS Booking system.

Free

Ally: Making content more accessible

Virtual

Learn how Ally can help make the files you put on Moodle more accessible. Ally creates up to 7 alternative formats for your files and all you need to do is upload the file to Moodle; 1) Electronic Braille 2) Audio 3) BeeLine Reader 4) Translated version 5) Tagged PDF 6) ePub 7) Semantic HTML.

Free

Launch of Leading Virtual Teams – Field Notes from a CEO by Dr Maren Deepwell

Virtual

What is it like to manage a virtual team and to lead an organisation from home? How can you not only meet budget targets and KPIs but balance business needs with employee happiness and wellbeing? Leading Virtual Teams explores current practice in succeeding in a virtual workplace and questions what the future of hybrid working […]

Free

Grades on Moodle

Virtual

Discover how to setup how students can check their grades on Moodle which are specific to them and accurate according to how your module marks are split up.

Free

Alternative Grading Methods on Moodle

Virtual

Discover how you can setup a Rubric or Marking guide on Moodle with the Assignment activity. These grading methods help you to assign marks quicker while at the same time give students feedback in the process of doing so.

Free

Running a Teams Webinar

Virtual

Learn how to schedule a public webinar, register attendees, run an interactive presentation, and analyse attendee data for effective follow-up.

Free

Better Options 2022

Virtual

Ideal for adults returning to education or for students with disabilities considering their post leaving cert educational options, parents and guidance counsellors.

Free