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Training Workshops

We request that you register for classes ahead of time. To do so, please visit the training registration page or email training@lclark.edu.

Fall 2016 Workshops

September 28th, 2016

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: EdTech Series - Audience Response Systems
    Traditionally associated with large lecture halls, the next generation of BYOD (bring your own device) audience response systems open doors for classes of all sizes. We’ll look at three tools: Poll Everywhere, PearDeck, and Tophat, all of which allow audiences to use their own devices to engage with your presentation. There will also be some discussion on how to assess the valuable data these systems are capable of collecting.

October 11th, 2016

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: EdTech Series - Backups & Security
    October is National Cyber Security Awareness month! Join us to discuss five steps you can take now to secure, protect and backup your data.

October 12th, 2016

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: EdTech Series - Backups & Security
    October is National Cyber Security Awareness month! Join us to discuss five steps you can take now to secure, protect and backup your data.

October 25th, 2016

October 26th, 2016

November 8th, 2016

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: EdTech Series - Open Educational Resources
    According to College Board, the average student spends over $1,100 a year on textbooks. Help ease the financial burden on your students, while supporting the quest for open, accessible information by incorporating Open Educational Resources into your course. Find out about great open websites that cover almost any subject matter.

November 9th, 2016

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: EdTech Series - Open Educational Resources
    According to College Board, the average student spends over $1,100 a year on textbooks. Help ease the financial burden on your students, while supporting the quest for open, accessible information by incorporating Open Educational Resources into your course. Find out about great open websites that cover almost any subject matter.

January 25th, 2017

  • Image preview 12:15pm - 12:45pm: An Introduction to Zoom
    Need to hold a meeting with individuals not on campus? Perhaps conduct an interview with someone on the other coast or in another country? Trying to connect with colleagues at other institutions? Want to bring a guest lecturer to class without incurring travel costs? Then have we got the solution for you! Zoom.

February 8th, 2017

  • Image preview 12:15pm - 12:45pm: Moodle Gradebook
    Join us for an overview of the robust features available in the Moodle Gradebook. We’ll show you what you can and can’t do, as well as how to get started managing grades in Moodle.

February 22nd, 2017

  • Image preview 12:15pm - 12:45pm: Moodle Assignments
    The assignment module in Moodle allows teachers to collect work from students, review it and provide feedback including grades. We’ll cover the different types of assignments, as well as configuration and assessment tools.

March 1st, 2017

  • Image preview 12:15pm - 12:45pm: Share and Collaborate in Google
    Unlimited storage, file synchronization, custom permissions, and more! Come see how easy it is to share and collaborate on docs, spreadsheets, and presentations using the Google Apps for Education suite of applications. .

March 15th, 2017

  • Image preview 12:15pm - 12:45pm: Google Forms
    Google Forms allow you to create customized forms that can be used as survey tools or as a means of collecting other information (i.e. RSVPs or registrations) all while saving the data directly into an exportable spreadsheet, complete with charts and summaries.  Come learn what all you can do with a Google Form and the easy process to setting one up.