The Interactive Learning Center (ILC) Diliman conducted a Basics of Teaching with University Virtual Learning Environment (UVLê) workshop last August 5, 2019. Fifteen faculty members from the UP Extension Program for Pampanga and Olongapo (UPEPP) participated in the workshop.
UP Extension Program for Pampanga and Olongapo (UPEPP) with PDA for EdTech Advancement Asst. Prof. Michael Van Supranes (left most) and ILC Diliman Director Associate Prof. Joseph Ryan Lansangan (right most).
Project Development Associate (PDA) for EdTech Advancement Asst. Prof. Michael Van Supranes from the School of Statistics led the workshop, assisted by ICT Associates Mr. Tristan Jake Alcantara, Mr. John Mark Roco and Ms. Jennifer Estrada. Also present during the workshop was ILC Diliman Director Associate Prof. Joseph Ryan G. Lansangan, Ph.D.
Ms. Jennifer Estrada is the latest ICT Associate in the ILC office. She primarily maintains and improves the UVLê to ensure that UVLê’s functionality. She observed that initially, the participants had a hard time in navigation of the basic elements UVLê has to offer. (READ: What is UVLê?, Basics of Teaching with UVLê 3)
“Sir Van [and the team] attended to their questions after teaching a specific lesson, such as logging-in to [the] system, creating courses, lessons, etc.,” she said.
The participants were able to experience how to navigate the homepage, manage a course, put content, share resources, post and collect assignments and many others.
“Nakita naman po namin na masaya sila sa natutunan nila,” she added.