Dominican University Teaching & Learning Technology Workshops - Spring 2013

Teaching and Learning Technologies will be offering workshops throughout the semester on a variety of classroom technologies, including our learning management systems, myDU and Blackboard. Requirements for each workshop are shown immediately below the schedule. These requirements will be important to note for logging into the appropriate system.

Date and Time

Topic

Thursday, January 17

2:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Introduction to Blackboard (for Non-Experienced Users)

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Thursday, January 24

2:30-4:30 p.m.

Introduction to the myDU LMS (for Non-Experienced Users)

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Thursday, January 31

2:30-4:00 p.m.

Going to Class Without Going to Campus: Introduction to the Bb Collaborate Web Conferencing System

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Wednesday, February 6

2:30-4:00 p.m.

myDU Advising (for faculty advisors only)  Registration closes two days prior to the workshop

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Thursday, February 7

2:30-4:30 p.m.

myDU LMS--Beyond the Basics: Coursework, Attendance, and Gradebook

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Wednesday, February 13

1:30-3:30 p.m.

myDU LMS--Beyond the Basics: Coursework, Attendance, and Gradebook [repeat of February 7 workshop]

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Thursday, February 21

3:30-5:00 p.m.

myDU Advising (for faculty advisors only) [Repeat of February 6 workshop]  Registration closes two days prior to the workshop

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Wednesday, February 27

2:30-4:00 p.m.

Using "Clickers" in the Classroom: The TurningPoint Student Response System (Not hands-on; mostly a demonstration of how to use the software, though you will have "clickers")

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Thursday, February 28

3:30-5:00 p.m.

Putting Your CV Online with Sedona [full-time faculty only]

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Wednesday, March 13

2:30-4:00 p.m.

Going to Class Without Going to Campus: Introduction to the Bb Collaborate Web Conferencing System [Repeat of January 31 workshop]

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Wednesday, March 20

1:30-3:00 p.m.

The Digital Scholar: Apps for Research, Productivity, and Collaboration for your Smartphone or Tablet [Taught by Steven Plane, Web Developer]

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Thursday, April 11

2:30-4:00 p.m.

Using "Clickers" in the Classroom: The TurningPoint Student Response System (Not hands-on; mostly a demonstration of how to use the software, though you will have "clickers") [Repeat of February 27 workshop]

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Thursday, April 25
(Moved from original date of March 28)

3:30-5:00 p.m.

Making Movies: Introduction to Camtasia Studio for Recording Virtually Anything on Your Computer (Including Voiceover PowerPoints, Instructions for Using Computer Applications, etc.) (Not hands-on; mostly demonstration due to limited number of software licenses)

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You can register for the workshops listed by following the links given just below each event title, clicking "Register for this workshop here"

REGISTRATION DEADLINE is one working day before the specific session is scheduled.
Workshop Requirements
Workshop Requirements for Attendance
myDU LMS Workshops myDU faculty ID number and PIN
Blackboard LMS Workshops Dominican network user name (whatever appears before the @ in your email address) and your faculty ID number (same as your myDU faculty ID number).
Sedona Workshop Dominican email address and your faculty ID number
myDU Advising Workshops myDU faculty ID number and PIN