Great teachers never stop learning! Read ‘How Teaching Online Made Me a Better Face-to-Face Instructor’ @facultyfocus http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/online-education/teaching-online-made-better-face-face-instructor/#sthash.wf363xoe.dpuf
Before joining a web conference; confirm your online connection, audio and video with GoToMeeting’s test session
http://support.citrixonline.com/en_US/GoToMeeting/help_files/GTM140010?title=Test Your GoToMeeting Connection
Creating an assignment can be complex. Check out the FAQ article to learn how! – http://bit.ly/1qp9XoB
Read a professor’s reflection on ‘Raising, Communicating, and Enforcing Expectations in Online Courses’ @facultyfocus http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/online-education/rising-tide-lifts-boats-raising-communicating-enforcing-expectations-online-courses/#sthash.jV2oEsoz.dpuf
Firefox is equipped with applications to enhance your web experience for the work environment.
Read to learn more http://lifehacker.com/lifehacker-pack-for-firefox-our-list-of-the-essential-896766794
Great image of teacher engagement in learning communities and use of communication tools in the digital-era @edsurge https://www.edsurge.com/guide/how-teachers-are-learning-professional-development-remix
Scrolling through large spreadsheets can be exhausting, but Freezing Panes would help locate data you need. View http://blogs.office.com/2013/03/11/webinar-5-things-you-need-to-know-about-freezing-panes-in-excel/
If you don’t make your course visible, your students can’t see it!!
See our FAQ on activating your course! – http://bit.ly/1qp9Rx0
From Passive Viewing to Active Learning…'; include these techniques for your next lecture capture @facultyfocus http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/teaching-with-technology-articles/from-passive-viewing-to-active-learning-simple-techniques-for-applying-active-learning-strategies-to-online-course-videos/#sthash.bLNGFR1y.cmFA8Zbq.dpuf
Gaining comfort using Styles will impact how you edit; presentations, documents and even online. View the webinar http://blogs.office.com/2013/08/19/webinar-reasons-to-use-styles-in-word/
Need Moodle Training? Sign up Online! – http://www.immaculata.edu/ots/training/
Lecture by Salman Khan inspired millions of flipped classrooms view @facultyfocus http://www.ted.com/talks/salman_khan_let_s_use_video_to_reinvent_education?awesm=on.ted.com_SalKhan&utm_content=awesm-bookmarklet&utm_medium=on.ted.com-static&utm_source=direct-on.ted.com. and read http://www.facultyfocus.com/articles/instructional-design/the-benefits-of-flipping-your-classroom/
Win back time in your day, by applying swift tips and tools when using Microsoft Office. View the following webinar http://blogs.office.com/2014/01/13/webinar-1-minute-office-timesavers/
Have a happy Valentine’s Day with ATS!
Don’t miss – Importing Outside Resources: Thursday 2/14: 2p-4p
This topical session will focus on importing robust course content from sources like YouTube, and using course materials and question banks from outside resources.
Held in the Gabriele Library Tech Center
All Sessions located in the Tech Center, Lower Level of the Library
Importing Outside Resources: Thursday 2/14: 2p-4p & Thursday 4/11: 2p-4p
Student Mahara e-Portfolio: Wednesday 2/20: 12p-2p & Wednesday 4/17: 12p-2p
Jazz up your course: Wednesday 3/6: 12p-2p & Thursday 4/25: 2p-4p
Moodle Course Building Fundamentals: Thursday 3/14: 2p-4p
Course Facilitation: Wednesday 3/20: 12p-2p
Gradebook Best Practices: Wednesday 3/27: 12p-2p
Advanced Forums: Wednesday 4/3: 12p-2p
Moodle OPEN SUPPORT Clinics
Every Week on Tuesdays 12:00p- 4:00p & Fridays 9:00a – 1:00p
PowerPoint too big for Moodle?
Try saving and compressing it as a pdf (see our FAQ for details) or better yet, upload it to Google Docs or SlideRocket!
You can use share settings to post a public link on your course page. This helps save space and time: whenever a Google Doc or SlideRocket presentation is updated, all courses using that link are updated automatically.
Navigation block getting a little long?
As the semesters go by, your Navigation block will grow as you are enrolled in more courses.
For another course browsing option, click My Home.
All your courses will be listed in the middle of the page.
This personal Home page can be customized with extra blocks including Messages or My Private files!