Category: Training

Jan 25

Free Webinar – Rockin’ the Virtual Classroom!

January 26, 2016 10:00 am – 11:15 am AK time Begin Registration… Virtual classroom technology (ILinc, Adobe Connect, WebEx, Elluminate, etc.) provides a wonderful live, real-time bridge between the traditional classroom and the learner. But it isn’t “just like” the traditional classroom, and in the wrong hands can be deadly dull. In this session we’ll …

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Aug 11

Tech Tuesday: 2 Tutorials for Blackboard Users, Cool Stuff!

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There’s been a lot of interest recently in using “Badges” to create incentives for student behaviors that will help them to achieve success. With Blackboard’s “Achievements” you can create your own badges and have Bb award them to your student’s automatically. Here’s a tutorial which covers: Reasons to use Achievement Badges Differences between Achievement Badges …

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Jul 15

Sitka Campus Offers Smartboard Training In August- Sign Up NOW

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Don’t miss out on this opportunity: Smartboard Training: August 24th Sitka’s Room 230 is outfitted with a Smartboard to assist faculty in better teaching to the needs of both face to face and distant students. Smartboards have so many great features that they may, at first glance, be intimidating. However, once you attend this training, …

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Jun 22

iTeach 2015

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iTeach 2015 is behind us, but even if you were unable to attend, we have many resources that you can take advantage of. This year’s iTeach was highly successful due to the enthusiastic and diverse faculty from Ketchikan, Sitka, Juneau and beyond. These faculty (Rosemarie Alexander-Isett, Kelly Alzaharna, Paul Bahna, Marnie Chapman, Eve Dillingham, Julia …

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May 21

Free Training Opportunity for LIMITED Time Only: Don’t Miss Out!!

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WordPress Essential Training at lynda.com will be free for viewing until June 18th with a 10-day free trial. This course has had over 100,000 views since inception and explains why WordPress is not only an excellent blog/web site tool, but also how it can be used for courses. Author Morten Rand-Hendriksen states that WordPress actually …

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Apr 30

Free Respondus Webinars

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Apr 08

Faculty Copyright Discussion April 9

Faculty Copyright Discussion Copyright or Copy=wrong? April 9, 2015 12 pm Join us for a discussion of issues related to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons Licensing. Juneau: Glacier View Room Sitka: Room 110 Ketchikan: Ziegler 114 Conference Room Phone information 1-800-570-3591 PIN: 6960850 Online: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/online/portfolio/maohalloran/webmeeting Sponsored by TLTR & Egan Library There will be …

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Mar 09

iTeach/iCamp Deadline to Apply

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If you haven’t locked in your spot for iTeach (Juneau) or iCamp (Sitka) you may soon be out of time. The deadline is TODAY so get your application in as soon as possible. Why do we need a deadline? Whether you plan to attend iTeach Juneau (May 11-15) or iCamp Sitka (June 1-5) we need …

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Mar 05

Best Practices for Flipping Classes – Free Programs for UAS Faculty

The UAS Sitka Campus Title III program is happy to provide you with another FREE professional development opportunity! The Flipped Classroom 4-Pack from Magna Publications is now available for you to view. If there is interest, we will schedule a future roundtable to discuss the programs. Please let us know in the comments if you …

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Feb 09

Finding the Time to Improve Your Courses

It takes time to implement change. It takes time to analyze your students’ performance so you can determine¬†what worked well and what needs to be modified or improved, added or deleted. It takes time, and sometimes peer assistance to figure out how to make the changes that you know you want in your course(s). iTeach …

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