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myTraining to upgrade navigation and functionality

The myTraining platform will undergo a system upgrade on Nov. 22 that will introduce a new navigation layout and functionality. You can review this guide to familiarize yourself with upcoming changes and to explore the new navigation layout once the system is upgraded. If you have questions, contact UF Training and Organizational Development at training@ufl.edu.

Tips to manage tone in email

At a time when our communication has become so digitized, keeping in mind basic email etiquette can go a long way toward fostering positive interaction with your colleagues. In this video, Warrington College of Business Writing Program Coordinator Anthony Coman, Ph.D., provides five tips to manage your tone in an email to ensure your communication remains […]

Improve your feedback and evaluation skills

Faculty interested in exploring best practices for evaluating learners and giving effective feedback are encouraged to register for the Providing Effective Feedback and Evaluations workshop. Offered by the UF Center for Teaching Excellence, the virtual workshop will take place on Dec. 1 at noon. Learn more and register: https://teach.ufl.edu/events/providing-effective-feedback-and-evaluations/.

Join an educational technology community of practice

UFIT’s Center for Instructional Technology and Training is organizing a community of practice focused on educational technology. Open to all instructional faculty, IT professionals and staff, the community of practice will facilitate discussions and meetings that showcase emerging technologies available for use at UF, with the first virtual meeting taking place on Dec. 9 at […]

Register for a safety and crime prevention class

Departments interested in safety and crime prevention classes for their faculty and staff are encouraged to browse the UF Police Department’s (UFPD) class list. UFPD works with each department to customize their classes to meet the department’s needs. Faculty and staff may also individually register for classes. Browse the class list: https://police.ufl.edu/programs/classes/safety-crime-prevention-class-list/.

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