Submitted by admin on Fri, 03/07/2014 - 10:56am
Desire2Learn is a modern and robust learning management system, produced by a Canadian company. It is designed to work on any modern web browser, on any computer operating system. The interface is also optimized for use on mobile devices, and several dedicated applications are available for iOS.
The following training modules are being offered:
Module 1: D2L Content and Communication (2 hours)
- During this facilitated hands-on workshop you will have the opportunity to create and organize content in D2L, port content into D2L from your old Blackboard course, send email to students, manage online discussions, enroll T.A.’s and make your D2L course available to students.
Module 2: D2L Assignments and Grades (2 hours)
- During this facilitated hands-on workshop you will have the opportunity to practice creating and grading student assignments, entering grades into the gradebook, and using the gradebook to calculate student grades.
Module 3: D2L Quizzes and Surveys (2 hours)
- During this facilitated hands-on workshop you will have the opportunity to practice using the D2L quiz tool, create student focused self assessments, and collect feedback from students using the survey tool.
Module 4: Individual Work Time (2 hours)
- This session provides you time to work on your own course with a D2L facilitator available. Whether your course has been migrated from Blackboard or you are starting fresh in D2L, come and join a D2L facilitator to get your questions answers and have time to get your D2L course ready for your students.
There are no scheduled training sessions at this time