Online Technology Training Opportunities -April 2016
Technology Training Opportunities through April
Technology Training Workshops from April 1–30
Spring has arrived and with it comes some great ITS Training Courses. There are several courses that will help refine and advance your Canvas abilities. Other useful courses will help you with Box, Photoshop, and Prezi. Don’t forget to check Lynda.com for additional resources, available whenever and wherever suits you!
Friday, April 1 from 8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. via web
Monday, April 4 from 8:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. via web
Monday, April 4 from 12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. via web
Tuesday, April 5 from 8:15 a.m. – 9:30m a.m. via web
Wednesday, April 6 from 12:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. via web
Thursday, April 7 from 12:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. via web
Tuesday, April 12 from 12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. via web
Wednesday, April 13 from 12:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. via web
Tuesday, April 19 from 8:15 p.m. – 9:30 a.m. via web
Wednesday, April 20 from 8:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. via web
Wednesday, April 20 from 12:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. via web
Thursday, April 21 from 12:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. via web
Monday, April 25 from 12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. via web
Wednesday, April 27 from 8:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. via web
Thursday, April 28 from 8:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. via web
Thursday, April 28 from 12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. via web
With the Learning Resource Network (LRN) you can easily search all upcoming training workshops to find the sessions that fit into your schedule. For Canvas training, the is a one-stop-shop for faculty and faculty-support staff to learn at their own pace with an extensive collection of the best tutorials, videos, and other resources from Instructure and Penn State sources.
Course Spotlight: Creating and Delivering Effective Content with Canvas (via Meeting@PennState powered by Adobe Connect)
Become a Canvas expert by developing your Canvas abilities in content creation and delivery. On April 6 and 27, Penn State faculty and staff will have the opportunity to attend Canvas: Creating and Delivering Effective Content, an online, hands-on workshop that will teach you how to effectively employ the Canvas Learning Management System to deliver course content. This facilitated exploration will introduce you to Modules and Pages. You’ll also cover content organization, style, navigation and syllabus formation. It is advised that participants create a Canvas Sandbox and complete Module 1 in the Canvas Learning Path prior to participation in this course. Don’t miss this great opportunity to cultivate your Canvas skills this spring. For more information, visit the Creating and Delivering Effective Content with Canvas registration page.
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