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The Office of Instructional Design sponsors numerous workshops and events throughout the year.

Join the Office of Instructional Design staff and fellow colleagues at these wonderful events.  If you have an idea for a workshop or would like to lead one, please contact us at

Registration links are available below each event.

Lunch’n Learn – Enhancing the Visual Design of Canvas
Business 205
When: Apr 24
Begins: 12:30 PM Ends: 2:00 PM
Lunch will be served.

Join us as Matt Hall, from Special Education and Language Literacy, explains how he enhanced his Canvas course using visual design.  During the session, Matt will share why he decided a change was needed, how he went about creating his designs and what the student reactions were to his changes.  You’ll learn easy ways to add visual elements and where to find images and layouts.  The Office of Instructional Design will also make available new resources to assist you in enhancing the visual design of your own courses.


20th Instructional Technology Workshop
Library, Multiple Rooms
When: May 22, 2019
Begins: 8:30 AM

The Office of Instructional Design is accepting proposals for participation in our 20th Annual Instructional Technology Workshop on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  Proposals are due by December 21, 2018.

The Annual Instructional Technology Workshop brings together faculty, librarians, technology professionals and staff for a day of engagement, sharing and learning about innovation through technology and instructional practices.

The program committee seeks proposals that reflect and showcase our amazing community of practice.  Proposals should be related to technology and instructional practices that will be of interest to others working with students.

Examples include:

  • innovative use of technology
  • best practices in technology enhanced, blended and online teaching and learning
  • increasing and/or assessing student engagement
  • supporting student success through technology
  • new platforms worth exploring

Submit Proposal


NJEDge events

Every year NJEDge, a non-profit technology consortium of academic and research institutions in New Jersey, hosts a number of events for faculty and staff.  Check their news feed regularly for a schedule of events and links for their calls for proposals.  These events are not affiliated with TCNJ and some require registration fees.

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