Supporting Learning and Teaching at a Distance – Webinars

As lectures, seminars and tutorials move online in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Information Services (IS) have put together some resources to help staff to teach and support students from a distance. These are linked to from the University’s COVID19 Q&A web page, but the direct links are: 

>>>Supporting Learning and Teaching at a Distance (pdf): 

>>> Supporting Learning and Teaching at a Distance: (Canvas module with webinars): 

Staff Webinars

We are running a number of webinars, for staff, in using online tools for learning and teaching – you can sign up for these via the Canvas module above. 

Webinar dates/times:

Monday 23rd March10-11am
Monday 23rd March2-3pm
Tuesday 24 March 10-11am
Tuesday 24 March2-3pm
Wednesday 25 March10-11am

Just to note when considering options, for teaching through live online events the capacity for simultaneous users in Listen Again (Panopto) could accommodate our largest classes (it can support several thousand) and the recommended limit in Canvas Conferences (Big Blue Button) is 100. 

Keeping up to date

Keep an eye out for University announcements via email and on the Portal, visit the COVID-19 (coronavirus) FAQ page and follow us on twitter @isstirling.

If you have any concerns about working remotely, please contact the Information Centre on or via UniDesk.