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Dutton Digest, March 2021, Part 1

March 8th, 2021

This month's digest covers a wide range of topics including the importance of grieving, tips for working with Zoom, fixing your attention shortage, equitable learning, and embracing wellness!

Dutton Digest, January 2021

January 11th, 2021

Encourage more activity in your Zoom breakout rooms, add a Chrome extension to simplify your Canvas inbox and make using Speedgrader more efficient, and use Canvas Course Link Validator to scan your course for invalid or unresponsive links. Penn State Resources Worth Revisiting Penn State’s Instructor Guide for Upcoming Semester Course Planning site isn’t just for pre-semester planning! This is a one-stop resource for information about technology and training resources, best practices for teaching in remote modes, handling student absences, enforcing health and safety requirements, and many more relevant topics. The Penn State Keep Teaching site is full of up-to-date information about webinars, policy guidelines and documents, health and safety, and a variety of teaching topics.

Dutton Digest, December 2020

December 7th, 2020

This month's digest examines Zoom's Virtual Background feature, the “Silent Meeting", the Canvas Quiz Converter, Top Hat, seven ways to foster a sense of community in the online classroom, and more!