Technology Sessions

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Learn to Speak # and @ (Twitter 101)

TANDL-0551-001
This hands-on session is designed to get you started using Twitter and developing a Professional Learning Network (PLN). You'll create a username and a course hashtag, follow people in your field, and learn how to join/moderate Twitter chats.

Link, Stream, Embed

COMPTR-0560
Participants will discover amazing, freely-available articles, videos, images, music and more using the Library's electronic resources; learn how to provide access to selected content through Blackboard; and get an introduction to copyright in the online classroom.

Copyright for Faculty

COMPTR-0557
What do you need to know about copyright to teach online? Join Jennifer Kelley for this online introduction to the essentials of copyright, including fair use, the TEACH Act, licenses and permissions. You'll step away from this session with some great tools for finding legal video clips, free-to-use images and more!

Microsoft Excel 2013 Essentials

COMPTR-0543

Overview of Excel 2013, utilizing Microsoft eLearning modules and in-class instructor lead learning. Topics covered include:

  • Creating, Managing, Navigating, and Formatting Worksheets and Workbooks
  • Create and Save Workbooks
  • Importing data, copying and pasting, using AutoFill
  • Find, Replace, and Organize Data
  • Inserting and formatting cells and ranges
  • Creating, Modifying, Filtering, and Sorting Tables
  • Working and Summarizing Data with Formulas and Functions
  • Using Conditional Logic
  • Formatting and Modifying Text with Functions
  • Creating and Formatting Charts
  • Adding Graphics to the Workbook

Prerequisite:
Microsoft Windows Live ID, or access to a SkyDrive account.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Essentials

COMPTR-0545

Overview of PowerPoint 2013, utilizing Microsoft eLearning modules and in-class instructor lead learning.

  • Exploring the user interface
  • Opening and closing files
  • Using view to navigate through presentations
  • Format slide content
  • Manage slides
  • Display images, shapes, diagrams, tables and charts on slides
  • Play audio and video clips
  • Configure animations
  • Configure presentation themes and templates
  • Prepare and present slide shows
  • Distribute presentations

Prerequisite:
Microsoft Windows Live ID, or access to a SkyDrive account.

 

Microsoft Word 2013 Essentials

COMPTR-0544

Overview of Word 2013, utilizing Microsoft eLearning modules and in-class instructor lead learning.

  • Manage Word from backstage view
  • Create and display documents
  • Inserting, editing and formatting text
  • Inserting and modifying graphics
  • Finding and replacing content
  • Creating and modifying lists and tables
  • Creating links
  • Formatting documents
  • Saving and printing documents
  • Inserting and managing content objects
  • Inserting and managing references

Prerequisite:
Microsoft Windows Live ID, or access to a SkyDrive account.

 

The Power of Google Docs

TANDL-0552
If you're ready to transform your instruction, you must attend this session. Not only will you learn how to use Google Drive (which includes Google Docs), but you will also learn how to eliminate taking home stacks of papers to grade! Come to learn how to use this extremely powerful free tool to enhance your instruction on a daily basis.

WordPress for Faculty

COMPTR-0558
In this session you'll learn to build a professional or educational website using WordPress - a totally free tool that allows you to get a website up and running with little time or effort. You'll leave the session with a fully functioning website and you'll understand how WordPress can grow with you as your website needs expand.

 

 

Contact Information


Teaching and Learning Center
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1105/1107, (630) 942-3805
tlc@cod.edu