Virtual Sessions


Registration for our next faculty orientation is open!

Join us on August 25 to learn about the technology services and online resources available to faculty at OISE.

August 25, 2022
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Register now for the orientation

Drop-in Sessions & Bookings

Please see below for our weekly virtual drop-in sessions with Education Commons technology experts, and coffee hour with Education Commons Director Julia Duncan. You may also book a private consultation for some topics using the links below. 

For a complete list of private consultations visit our bookings page.

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Multimedia with Andrea Zdzylowski

Tuesdays | 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Or book a private consultation using the links below.

Drop-in with Andrea to ask questions or get support on a specific project including:

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Leveraging Online Tools and MS 365 with Laize Bacay

Wednesdays | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Or book a private consultation using the links below

Drop-in with Laize to get support or ask questions regarding:

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Drupal Pre-migration Information

Wednesdays | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Drop-in with the Drupal development team to ask questions or get support on preparing your website and content for re-platforming to the new Drupal CMS.


Digital and Website Accessibility Laura Hagglund

Book a private consultation (all topics)

  • Using Siteimprove to increase the accessibility of your website
  • Learning more about the principles and concepts of web accessibility and AODA standards
  • Adding captions or transcripts to your web-hosted videos
  • Making your digital documents more accessible using MS 365
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Introduction to the OISE hiring system updates

Book a private consultation.

Laize and Ryan are available to answer your questions and walk you through the updates to the OISE hiring system interface.

Our service experts can also assist you by Zoom M-F 11-3pm.

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Coffee Hour With Education Commons Director Julia Duncan

Fridays | 10:00 – 11:00 AM

You’re invited to join Julia for a virtual coffee and a chat. Members of the OISE community can drop in to offer suggestions and discuss ideas with her. Pour yourself a cup and settle in.

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Missed a session? Look for it in our virtual sessions archive.

Video Resources

How to hide totals in student grade summary in Quercus.

How to group and weight assignments in Quercus.

Adding a library reading list to your course in Quercus.

How to use ePortfolios in Quercus.

How to use rubrics with discussions in Quercus.

Leveraging digital accessibility in the workplace.