CET Workshop Recordings

For recordings of CET Events and Seminars, visit the individual Event Page

Tips on Teaching 

Related Resources

It's your first day of class: aug. 26, 2020As presented by Elaine Maldonado and Jeffrey Riman. This session includes tips on setting up your first classes, creating a syllabus, an introduction to Blackboard. 

watch tips for teaching webinarby Elaine Maldonado as presented to FIT-SUNY Korea, August 29th, 2019

Enhancing your presence in remote courses.

a quick guide to using rubricsas presented by Carolyn Comiskey and Elaine Maldonado, April 22, 2020. Download Resources 

watch how to build a digital syllabusWorkshop by Jeffrey Riman.

Use this step-by-step tutorial to get you started.

Blackboard Pedagogy

Collaborative Tools and Video 

Presentation by Jeffrey Riman on Blackboard Pedagogy. Strategies and tools for success as you prepare to teach remotely. Presentation with live links in support of the online workshop.

Watch blackboard Pedagogy

watch building rubrics in blackboard hosted by Jeffrey Riman.

watch cet tips for blackboard use Webinar (captioned) by Jeffrey Riman as presented to FIT-SUNY Korea, Sep 5th, 2019

watch working with groups in Blackboard by Jeffrey Riman

How to create groups and link them to your assignments and discussion forums, and more. Workshop presentation.


Join a VoiceThread Tour led by Jeffrey Riman.

Detailed instructions for Teachers using VoiceThread in Blackboard

Instructions for students who need to create and share their Voicethreads with the class. 

watch intro to quick videoby Jeffrey Riman, September 24th, 2019.

watch how to use padlet workshop hosted by Jeffrey Riman and Jose Diaz.

FIT Digital Library Resources: Supporting Student Research. Webinar presented by Helen Lane April 2nd, 2020

Lowering the Cost of Learning with Easy Access Open Educational Resources (OER) An introduction to Open Education Resources(OER) textbooks and materials.  Presented by Helen Lane


Teaching a 3, 4, or 6 Hours Remotely

Teaching with Technology

This two-part series explored the challenges of teaching long-duration classes remotely. 

Part one event recording (discussion) This session focuses on teaching strategies that keep students, engaged and learning in remote sessions 

Part two event recording (workshop) This workshop explored digital tools that can help students stay engaged in classes of long duration in a remote environment.


Teaching Certificate Event: Teaching with Technology Part 1.   watch recorded session

Teaching Certificate Event: Teaching with Technology Part 2.   watch recorded session

FIT Center for Excellence in Teaching Certificate Event Teaching with Technology -Summer June 9-10, 2020


CET Special Event Recordings


Fashion Design in 3D. In today’s global fashion market, especially during the COVID-19 Pandemic, more companies are now using 3D visualization technology.

Jennifer Lee:  The Loop for Good 2021 FIT Civility Week 2021 presentation. Sponsored, in part, by Faculty Development Grants and Awards Program (CET), Professor Lee's video demonstrates her research and development of personal protective clothing for health care workers.




Designing with Music. Faculty development event sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Teaching (CET) and the Faculty Research Space (FRS).

This unique collaborative event explored the intersection of pedagogy, design, and emerging technology, with musician Dan Tepfer Partnering with FIT faculty and building on synergistic musical connections, faculty explored new ways to connect the diverse professional practices at FIT. 

Go to Dan Tepfer's Event Page for a video library of the event.


Visit our Events page for more information