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November 7, 2014
Building Top Notch PowerPoints and Enhancing them with Adobe Presenter
14-006

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Take out the Boring, put in the BAM: Building Top Notch PowerPoints and taking them to the next level using Adobe Presenter

Tired of the same old PowerPoint presentations? Wondering how to make your PowerPoint go beyond boring ‘click and talk’ bullet points into something that’s engaging and even interactive?  In this workshop you’ll learn how to create PowerPoint presentations that pop. Get tips on things that always work and how to avoid common mistakes when creating a presentation. Learn to use some newer features to give even old presentations a new polish. But wait! That’s not all! This workshop also shows you how to take your newly polished PowerPoint to the next level with Adobe Presenter – the PowerPoint plugin that allows you to easily add audio, video and even quizzes to your PowerPoint and make it all available to students with a simple URL link.

November 7, 2014
Show Me Your Story... It's a Blank Canvas
14-108

1:00 - 3:00 PM

Are you serving on a committee and looking for an innovative way to share information with your colleagues? OR…are your students bored with your PowerPoints? Perhaps you think you are not creative…Have you tried teaching with an Infographic? Join us to learn about and use the Swiss Army Knife of storytelling. You will leave our session with a practical and proven tool you can use for your next class or meeting.

Participants should think of a topic or learning module in a course they would like to visually display as a new learning avenue for the student.

November 14, 2014
Hassle-Free Word
14-108

1:00 - 4:00 PM

Learn the easy to use tools for creating citations and bibliographies in Word. Need to change writing styles? It's one-click away. We'll cover the essentials of creating citations, bibliographies, margins, and other formatting requirements of your favorite writing style.

December 5, 2014
Think Globally, Teach Locally: Simple Steps to Internationalizing Your Classroom
14-006

2:00 - 5:00 PM

Sinclair Community College is dedicated to increasing global competency of all our students.  In this short workshop, faculty will learn about the global scholars program at Sinclair Community College as well as plans to internationalize our campus. During the workshop, facilitators will share some “quick” ways to internationalize your classroom. As part of the workshop, all participants will receive a resource guide on how to internationalize the curriculum. 

December 16, 2014
SCC 1101: Orientation to Teaching the First-Year Course
14-108

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Interested in learning more about SCC 1101, the First-Year Experience course? Want to teach this course? Then this presentation is for you! Please join us as we discuss the history of FY courses including the one at Sinclair, the data about these courses and their effectiveness at promoting student success, and specifics about SCC 1101 (i.e. course content, purpose and goals, etc...).

8/1/14 - 5/29/15
Angel Training II - Intermediate ONLINE

NOTE: Sinclair network User ID and email address are required for participation in this training course.

This self-paced online course provides the opportunity to learn basic ANGEL LMS course management system functions and tools anytime, anyplace and at your own pace. The course design provides a variety of learning activities and assessments resulting in ANGEL LMS Intermediate Certification.

8/1/14 - 5/1/15
Angel Training I - Basics ONLINE

NOTE: Sinclair network User ID and email address are required for participation in this training course.

This self-paced online course provides the opportunity to learn basic ANGEL LMS course management system functions and tools anytime, anyplace and at your own pace. The course design provides a variety of learning activities and assessments resulting in ANGEL LMS Basic Certification.

8/1/14 - 5/1/15
Angel Gradebook Training ONLINE

NOTE: Sinclair network User ID and email address are required for participation in this training course.

This self-paced online course provides an understanding of the gradebook interface and allows you to track and display grades for content items (quizzes, drop boxes, discussion forums, assessments, and surveys) and for assignments handed-in outside of the ANGEL LMS environment.

10/2/14 - 12/31/14
Educating for Life Online Course