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October 24, 2014
Introduction to Cloud Computing
14-114

9:00 - 10:30 AM

Let’s explore how you can use cloud drives to save documents, show presentations, and share media. Also, let’s connect to online textbooks and other informational resources.  Finally, let’s update our status and the status of study apps for mobile devices.

 

October 29, 2014
Assigning and Evaluating Effective Student Presentations
2334

2:00 - 3:30 PM

Is an oral presentation assignment right for your class?  Need a refresher on some of the basic elements of a good presentation?  Would you like some tips on how to assign and then, importantly, evaluate those oral presentations?  If you answered, “Yes,” to any of these questions, this workshop is for you.

This workshop will examine the pedagogical utility of student oral presentations.  We will focus on designing presentation assignments that best fit the learning objectives of the course.  Next, we will review some basic criteria to include when making the assignment.  Finally, participants will leave this workshop with the necessary tools to critically evaluate student oral presentations.

October 31, 2014
Cloud Based Collaborative Office Tools
14-006

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Most people know and use Google Search and YouTube. But what about Google’s lesser known tools like Google Docs, Google Earth and Microsoft OneDrive. In this workshop learn how you can use these tools in a collaborative setting. 

October 31, 2014
OneDrive: Access and Edit Office Files from Anywhere
14-108

1:00 - 4:00 PM

Do you or your students need a file and it’s on another computer? Do you need to edit a Microsoft Office file but don’t have the program at home? Are you tired of remembering and keeping track of your flash drives? Need a free solution to all these problems? The answer is OneDrive, a no cost tool from Microsoft. Learn how to set up an account, create, upload, and edit files, and learn about the free app for your smartphone in our 3 hour hands-on workshop.

October 31, 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. 

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 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 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.

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.

10/2/14 - 12/31/14
Educating for Life Online Course
10/20/14 - 12/1/14
3Ds for Significant Learning Online