Please CLICK HERE for the full BOLTT Program and descriptions of sessions.

Thank you for attending BOLTT! Remember to have your name entered up to FOUR times into your PRIZE DRAW… Simply:

  1. Use #boltt17 when tweeting prior to, during, and following the event. Be sure to follow the conversation.
  2. Return your BOLTT Bingo Card to the Sign In Tables as you leave.
  3. Return your lanyard, badge holder, and name card to the Sign In Tables as you leave.
  4. Toward the end of, or following the event, complete this very brief survey: BOLTT Conference Survey

2017 October 12th Evening Pre-Conference Events

  • optional; no additional cost
  • must have signed up and received confirmation to attend 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm events
  • no sign-up required for 9:00 pm Social; Brought to you by D2L and ExploreLearning!
Session Room Event Padlet URL
7:00 – 8:00 pm Caledon An Evening with D2L https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_An_Evening_With_D2L_Caledon
8:00 – 9:00 pm Caledon Open Spaces Networking, Sharing, and Learning https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Open_Spaces_Caledon
9:00 pm Caledon SOCIAL Brought to you by D2L and ExploreLearning!

2017 October 13th Conference

  • Please attend only those sessions for which you registered and received email confirmation as nearly all are filled.
  • Please use the Padlet URL provided below to access documents, links, etc., shared during the session.
Registration (Upper Lobby) 7:30 – 8:30
Breakfast (Upper Lobby) 7:45 – 8:40
Session Room (seats) Workshop Padlet URL


8:45 – 9:40

Caledon (36) Taking Your Online Space To The Next Level https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Caledon
Grenadier (28) Video in the VLE: Will It Blend? (DOUBLE SESSION) https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Grenadier
Haliburton (35) Supporting Students Who Learn Online (DOUBLE SESSION) https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Haliburton
Halton (28) Mathies Digital Tools to Support Thinking in Mathematics (DOUBLE SESSION) https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Halton
Humber (36) What I Wish I Knew During My First Year of eLearning https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Humber
Kingsway (36) Not Your Average Online Discussion https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Kingsway
Oakville (35) Getting Started with Inquiry in eLearning https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Oakville
Conquest (22) Building Your Cadre of New Online Teachers https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_1_Visionary


9:45 – 10:40

Caledon (36) Ready to Write Your Own Course Material? https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Caledon
Grenadier (28) Video in the VLE: Will It Blend? (DOUBLE SESSION) https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Grenadier
Haliburton (35) Supporting Students Who Learn Online (DOUBLE SESSION) https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Haliburton
Halton (28) Mathies Digital Tools to Support Thinking in Mathematics (DOUBLE SESSION) https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Halton
Humber (36) What I Didn’t Know, I Didn’t Know! A Beginner’s Guide to Online Teaching using Brightspace https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Humber
Kingsway (36) Making Relationships a Priority https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Kingsway
Oakville (35) The Art of Questioning https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Oakville
Conquest (22) Cross Curricular Credit Package in D2L https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_2_Visionary
AM BREAK (Upper Lobby)



Caledon (36) Create and Embed Interactive HTML5 Content Using H5P https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Caledon
Grenadier (28) So You’re A New eTeacher, Now What? https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Grenadier
Haliburton (35) Helping Your Reluctant eLearners Finish With Pride https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Haliburton
Halton (28) RCDSB Virtual Learning (vLearning) Project https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Halton
Humber (36) Strategies to Build Community in an eLearning Course https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Humber
Kingsway (36) Using Video In Your eLearning Class https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Kingsway
Oakville (35) Using D2L as a Blended Learning Platform https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Oakville
Conquest (22) IDC 4U: An eLearning Course with In-School Benefits https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_3_Visionary
LUNCH (Upper Lobby)


1:00 – 1:55

Caledon (36) Organize Your Student Tracking Using Sheets https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Caledon
Grenadier (28) STEAM in Secondary Grades? There’s a Gizmo for that! https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Grenadier
Haliburton (35) eLearning Engagement – Do Students and Teachers Agree? https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Haliburton
Halton (28) Building Rapport In The Digital Classroom https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Halton
Humber (36) Combating Academic Dishonesty in the eWorld https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Humber
Kingsway (36) Leveraging the Power of Video https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Kingsway
Oakville (35) Maximizing the Use Of Brightspace Accessibility Features in Your eLearning Program https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Oakville
Conquest (22) New to Teaching Online? We’re here to Help https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_4_Visionary
PM BREAK (Upper Lobby)


2:20 – 3:15

Caledon (36) Rubrics, Assessment Tools and Grade Items, OH MY! https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Caledon
Grenadier (28) Inquiry Teaching Practices and the Effect of Growth Mindset with Gizmos https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Grenadier
Haliburton (35) Zoom: 21st Century Learning Using Video Conferencing https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Haliburton
Halton (28) Creating a Collaborative Classroom Culture https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Halton
Humber (36) Using YouTube Live Streaming in e-Learning and Blended Learning Courses https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Humber
Kingsway (36) Thinking Forward: TELO and eLearning Course Development https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Kingsway
Oakville (35) Using the new Brightspace Portfolio to Support Blended and eLearning Students https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Oakville
Conquest (22) Multimodal Learning https://padlet.com/todd_pottle/1718_Session_5_Visionary