Teaching and Learning

Adobe Fellows @ Berkeley: Creativity Across the Curriculum

How can we leverage technology to support teaching and learning in ways that foster public understanding, amplify diverse voices, and empower students?

Group shot of first cohort of Adobe Fellows, October 2018 

Lecturer Engagement, Development, and Advancement (LEAD) Network

The Lecturer Engagement, Development, and Advancement (LEAD) Network is an informal group organized by and for lecturers at Berkeley, to foster learning, build community, and provide support.

Teaching a Large-Enrollment Class

August 15, 2019, 11:00am
Join us for an informal conversation about teaching large-enrollment courses. Bring your questions and come share your strategies, tips, and tricks for managing logistics, engaging students, staying sane, and feeling successful in a large class. (Large = what you consider large.)
Registration is unavailable.

Coffee with Colleagues: Welcome Event for New and Returning Lecturers

September 9, 2019, 10:00am
New to campus or a veteran lecturer? Join us for an informal get-together to connect to your colleagues. Although this event is intended for lecturers, all instructors and academic staff are welcome.

Publish Digital Books & Open Educational Resources with Pressbooks

September 26, 2018, 11:00am
If you're looking to self-publish work of any length and want an easy-to-use tool that offers a high degree of customization, allows flexibility with publishing formats (EPUB, MOBI, PDF), and provides web-hosting options, Pressbooks may be great for you. Pressbooks is often the tool of choice for academics creating digital books, open textbooks, and open educational resources, since you can license your materials for reuse however you desire. Learn why and how to use Pressbooks for publishing your original books or course materials. You'll leave the workshop with a project already under way!
Registration is not required.

Digital Publishing Series

This workshop series hosted by the Library helps you with the skills and tools you need for successful digital publications.

Web Platforms for Digital Projects

September 16, 2019, 3:30pm
How do you go about publishing a digital book, a multimedia project, a digital exhibit, or another kind of digital project? In this workshop, we'll take a look at use cases for common open-source web platforms WordPress, Drupal, Omeka, and Scalar, and we'll talk about hosting, storage, and asset management.
See event details for participation information.

Learn to Use Microsoft Powerpoint

September 12, 2019, 1:00pm
This hands-on workshop demonstrates how to use Microsoft PowerPoint. Attendees will learn how to add content, use Master Slides, check for accessibility, and export to Adobe Acrobat. Accessible PowerPoint templates are provided that users can customize and use as they please.
See event details for participation information.