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Sakai 20 Upgrade: December 3

October 20, 2020

2020 has been a whirlwind, so we’re excited to share some positive BIG NEWS: We’re upgrading to Sakai 20 on December 3rd! While we will make every effort to minimize the outage, please plan for Sakai to be unavailable all … Continued

Join Us at 2020 UNC CAUSE

October 1, 2020

We invite the UNC IT Community to join us this year at the virtual 2020 UNC CAUSE Conference! There are a couple sessions that will be led by our Chapel Hill colleagues. UNC CAUSE is an IT-focused organization for the … Continued

Workshops for Start of Fall 2020

August 3, 2020

The Fall Semester begins early this year and classes resume in one week on August 10. Whether you’re teaching Mask-to-Mask, HyFlex, or Remote, you will likely make use of technology to connect with your students. We have two workshops this … Continued

Course Planning for Fall 2020

June 25, 2020

We know faculty are busy figuring how to safely teach courses in the Fall 2020 Semester. We invite you to review the training opportunities that have recently been added to the Keep Teaching Training  page. There is a new Essentials … Continued

Training on Teaching Remotely

March 11, 2020

The University is extending Spring Break through March 22 and moving to remote instruction starting March 23 until further notice. Trainings on remote instruction using Sakai and Zoom are being held this Thursday, March 12, and Friday, March 13. Bring … Continued

ATLAS 2020 Awards Competition

March 2, 2020

Are you using Sakai in innovative ways to advance teaching excellence? The Apereo Foundation  is seeking submissions for the annual Apereo Teaching and Learning Awards (ATLAS)  competition. The international award recognizes innovation and excellence in the use of digital technologies … Continued

Faculty Showcase Keynote on Retrieval-based Learning

February 6, 2020

UNC Faculty, we encourage you to register for the CFE Faculty Showcase on Teaching  if you have not already! The Faculty Showcase brings together faculty members from all over campus to celebrate teaching at Carolina. You’ll have the opportunity to … Continued

Get Sakai & Poll Everywhere Help Jan 6-10

January 3, 2020

Happy 2020! We’re excited to start a new decade, a new year, and a new semester! To help you get started with the Spring 2020 semester, we’ve got several help sessions lined up for you next week. Don’t forget we … Continued

Get Last-Minute Sakai Help 12/10

December 4, 2019

Exam week is here and it is time to get those final grades ready! Remember that all final grades are due in ConnectCarolina 72 hours after the scheduled time of your final exam. Be sure to follow the University Registrar … Continued

Sakai Virtual Conference Session Recordings

November 14, 2019

Last week the global Sakai Community met online in the Sakai Virtual Conference to discuss and share ideas on best practices, innovative uses, and new things to come in Sakai! Our Teaching & Learning team purchased a group registration for … Continued