University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: New Faculty

InnovatED Symposium Presentations 2023: Keynote on AI

The InnovatED Symposium included presentations on AI usage in education, inclusive classroom strategies, improving assessments and learner outcomes, techniques to improve engagement and learning, and incorporating simulation into curriculum.

Sep 28, 2023

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Managing Feedback and the Chaos of Clinical Teaching

Clinical educators discuss managing student feedback and your expectations, adapting to the variability of your learning climate, interacting with struggling students and finding the teachable moments in infinite learning opportunities.

Apr 12, 2023

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Struggling with Test Item Writing?

In this 50-minute session, you’ll learn how to write a good test question and how to examine the results to see if your question performed as planned

Mar 23, 2023

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Using Adobe Express – Basic

In this webinar, Michael Kozak, Instructional Designer in IT Academic Technologies, discusses the advantages of using Adobe Express to design printable and digital communications. The session focuses on the basics of Adobe Express and how to create a simple product by utilizing campus-specific brand guidelines. Adobe Express users can choose from thousands of beautiful, unique […]

Mar 22, 2023

Using the Accessibility Checker in Canvas

The Rich Content Editor includes an accessibility tool that detects common accessibility errors within the editor. You can use the Accessibility Checker to design course content while considering accessibility attributes. This tool only verifies content created within the Rich Content Editor. You may use other accessibility tools to verify additional content in Canvas. THIS GUIDE […]

Feb 3, 2023

Quick Clicks: Copying Canvas Course Content

In this Quick Clicks video from IT Academic Technologies, Cassie Mallette from The Office of Digital Learning at the University of Nebraska Omaha leads Canvas instructors through the steps of both copying an entire course, as well as copying specific course content. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Laura ChytkaInstructional Technologist, IT Academic Technologies For assistance, contact […]

Jan 9, 2023

Quick Clicks: Using the URL Shortener

In this Quick Clicks video from IT Academic Technologies, Laura Chytka provides a brief overview of how faculty, staff, and students of UNMC and Nebraska Medicine can use the “Go UNMC” URL shortener. More information about the “Go UNMC” URL shortener can be found here. This VIDEO was created by: Laura ChytkaInstructional Technologist, IT Academic […]

Dec 20, 2022

Best Practices for Designing Canvas Modules

Canvas modules are an organization tool that helps instructors structure course content by week, unit, topic, or outcome. Modules help simplify student navigation through a course and ensure a sequential flow of content. With modules, instructors can establish prerequisites, assign materials to specific students or groups, and organize content through files, discussions, assignments, quizzes, and […]

Dec 3, 2022

Promotion & Tenure Basics – Nov. 2022

During this session we’ll review the need-to-know, good-to-know and answer your questions about the promotion and tenure process at UNMC.

Nov 10, 2022

Promotion & Tenure Planner

PLANNING FOR YOUR SUCCESS NOW AND IN THE FUTURE Your career design is personalized based on your goals. This document provides important information and resources to all participants in the promotion and tenure (P&T) process at the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s College of Medicine. While the timelines, requirements and examples are specific to the […]

Jul 5, 2022