ITR Workshops for October
indicated, all workshops will be held in the Center for Instructional
Technology (Founder’s Hall Room 113). Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
to sign up.
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 that 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.
- Tuesday, 10/29/2013, 11:00 AM - Noon
Cabrini Learn Basics
You will discover how easily you can augment your in-house course with time-saving online techniques and tools using Cabrini Learn.
- Friday, 9/27/2013, 10:00 AM - Noon
- Monday, 9/30/2013, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Introduction to Cabrini Learn (Beginner)
Get started with Cabrini Learn with this hands-on workshop. Learn how to update your contact information, syllabus and course documents, and get a peek at other Cabrini Learn course tools.
- Monday, 10/7/2013, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
- Thursday, 10/10/2013, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
- Monday, 10/28/2013, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Introduction to Cabrini Learn (Intermediate)
Set up and grade written assignments, manage Grade Center columns, and monitor student progress in the course through the Learn Retention Center. This hands-on workshop covers the essential tools for using Cabrini Learn as your course assistant.
- Thursday, 10/24/2013, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
- Friday, 10/25/2013, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Introduction to Online Teaching (Intermediate)
This workshop provides an overview of the competencies and tools required for teaching hybrid and fully online courses. At this level we are interested not only in facilitating and assessing learning but also in building online community.
- Thursday, 10/31/2013, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Add Your Own Video to Cabrini Learn
If you have a webcam or a camera built into your laptop, you can easily add video to your online course materials. This hands-on workshop will explore the options for recording and posting video for your students.
- Monday, 10/21/2013, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Create and Use Rubrics in Cabrini Learn
Evaluation rubrics can be easily created and used in Cabrini Learn for assessing any student work. Rubrics can not only ease grading but can also communicate your expectations and priorities. This hands-on workshop will cover building rubrics, copy rubrics from online templates, using rubrics in Learn and copying rubrics from one course to another.
- Thursday, 10/3/2013, 10:30 AM - Noon
Your Online Gradebook
Students can check their grades at any time, and you can have your final grades automatically calculated. No more separate Excel sheets and no more calculators! This hands-on workshop covers creating columns of various types, including weighted columns, and what the "needs grading" feature can do for you.
- Friday, 10/18/2013, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Nearly every classroom at Cabrini has a SMARTBoard. This session will help you gain confidence in using the SMARTBoard and inspire you to consider creative ways to incorporate its functionality into your teaching delivery.
- Monday, 10/7/2013, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Converting VHS Tapes to Newer Digital Formats
ITR is in the process of removing VCRs from classrooms. But what do
you do with your educational VHS tapes? This informational workshop
covers how you can easily convert your VHS tapes to DVDs, or stream
your VHS content online. The issues of copyright and fair use will be
covered as well.
- Wednesday, 10/2/2013, 11:00 AM - Noon