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ITR Workshops

Unless otherwise indicated, all workshops will be held in the Center for Instructional Technology (Founder’s Hall Room 113). Check your Cabrini email for our monthly announcements of specific dates and times. Please email cabrinilearn@cabrini.edu to sign up. These trainings are limited to faculty and staff only.

Microsoft Office

Office 2010 Demonstrations

Microsoft Office 2010 offers new features that are easy, fun, and productive! The half-hour Office 2010 demonstrations have been designed to preview the improved Office suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and to answer any questions you may have. Reserve a seat by writing to itrhelp@cabrini.edu.

Learn Microsoft Office Applications Using IT Academy

Learn more about Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access using Cabrini’s subscription to Microsoft's IT Academy and its online interactive modules. ITR will show you how to use these self-paced resources, which can cover everything from basic to advanced topics. Pressed for time? No worries - stop by to get started, then head back to your desk or home to continue using this flexible online training at your own convenience.

Cabrini Learn

Cabrini Learn Basic

This session is designed as an introduction to Cabrini Learn. A number of the basic tools will be covered, along with how to build out a new course.

Cabrini Learn Basics Online

This session is designed as an introduction to the new Cabrini Learn system. A number of the basic tools will be covered, along with how to build out a new course. Taught online using Adobe Connect.

Online Lectures and Meetings Using Blackboard Collaborate

Blackboard's new application for online web conferencing, Collaborate, enables real-time presentations with PowerPoint, audio and video. Getting everyone connected, however, can be challenging. This hands-on workshop will cover the hardware and setup required to launch Collaborate and discuss best practices for online synchronous sessions.

Building Exams in Cabrini Learn

Online quizzes, exams and self-assessments in Cabrini Learn can be set up to automatically score and report results to students and instructors. New with Learn, properly formatted questions can now be uploaded directly to the course, or may be uploaded through the Respondus exam editor. In this hands-on workshop, learn how to set up exams and surveys in Learn, and how to create exams in Word or Respondus and upload to your courses.

The Cabrini Learn Grade Center

The Grade Center in Cabrini Learn follows the same general principles as the Grade Book in Bb Vista, but is different in many details. This hands-on workshop will cover creating columns of various types, including the new weighted columns, and what "needs grading" can do for you.

Cabrini Learn Teaching Tools

Explore best practices for incorporating the Learn teaching tools into your course workflow.

Cabrini Learn Q&A

Come with questions and learn from your peers. This free-form workshop will address any questions you have and will display the solution to all attendees.

Turnitin Assignments in Cabrini Learn

Turnitin provides originality checking, online grading and peer review to prevent plagiarism and encourage students to engage in best practices when writing papers. Come see how you can use this valuable tool in your teaching.