March - April 2015 Technology Training
A brief description of each workshop is included below. Please register at least 3 business days before each class.
SUMMER ROAD TRIP: PREPARING FOR AN ONLINE ADVENTURE
Wednesday, April 1st, 1:00 to 3:30pm, Newton Innovation Center 121 (please bring your laptop)
Online Instructors, pack your bags and get ready for an adventure that will guide you through trip successes and pitfalls as you prepare for your summer online course(s). Whether a novice or experienced traveler, your tour guides (consisting of the Library's Instruction Design Team and CIT's myCourses experts) will provide a roadmap to help you navigate through effective trip design (e.g., scheduling, planning activities, forecasting pitfalls) that will leve you enjoying the experience rather thatn worrying throughout.
A brief online assignment is to be completed prior to the in-person workshop. Stay tuned for details.
Need assistance setting up the gradebook in myCourses for your online course(s) - the myCourses support team is ready to help you. Register for a one-on-one session and we will contact you to meet in your office at your convenience.
CREATE SCREEN RECORDINGS TO USE IN MYCOURSES
Learn how to create a video recording of your computer screen that has audio narrations describing what is on the screen. Record websites you want to showcase, presentations created in MS PowerPoint, how-to tutorials and more. If it is on your screen you can capture it in video for your students to watch in myCourses. This one-on-one session will look at specific solutions that meet your needs.
Steve Dresbach, Technology Instructor in Milne Library, will contact you following your registraion, to schedule a time to meet for a hands on, one-on-one technology training session tailored to your needs.
TOOLS FOR CREATING, EDITING AND PRESENTING MULTIMEDIA CONTENT
Joe Dolce, Coordinator of Instructional Technologies in CIT, is ready to discuss tools for creating, editing, and hosting audio-visual materials to meet your online course needs. Tools such as iMovie, Garageband, FCP, Audacity, YouTube, Ensemble Video and more!
Joe will host an open forum on Tuesday, March 31st from 11:00am to 1:00pm in Newton 121 (Innovation Center) - please register and stop by at your convenience! Prefer a one-on-one session - just register for this option and Joe will contact you to schedule a convenient time to meet.