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Workshops

The following is a selected sampling of workshops that I have developed for faculty, staff, and students at various institutions.

Faculty Intensive Programs

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  • Technology Fellows 2009 & 2010 Program at the University of Alaska Anchorage – Week long competitive enrollment program that taught faculty about Web 2.0/3.0 technology and assisted them with the integration of technology into a defined course.
  • Behavioral Health Fellows Program – Week long intensive designed and conducted in collaboration with the Instructional Design team at University of Alaska Fairbanks. The week long program on developing personal learning networks  was offered to Health Sciences faculty across the University system during the summer of 2010.

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  • Designing Trigger Questions that Engage Learners – faculty development workshop
  • Designing Rubrics for Quantitative Assessment – faculty development workshop
  • Data Collection on the iPad – faculty development workshop
  • Teaching with the iPad – faculty development workshop
  • Designing iBooks and eBook for Teaching and Learning – faculty development workshop
  • Teaching with WordPress – faculty, student and staff workshops
  • Using Visual Learning Environments (VUE) to Create Non-Linear Presentations – faculty and research associate skills development workshop
  • Building and Teaching in Second Life – University of Alaska faculty development workshop
  • Beyond Resumes: Designing Professional Portfolios to Demonstrate Competence – graduate student workshop
  • conceptMapBuilding Learning Communities with Technology – faculty development workshop
  • Campus Technology Boot camp – new student orientation workshop
  • Designing Course Objectives – faculty development workshop
  • Designing Online Learning: An Introduction – faculty development workshop
  • Designing Online Learning Communities – faculty development workshop
  • Designing Technology Rich Learning Units – student workshop
  • Integrating Pre-designed Learning Modules into the Learning Environment – faculty development workshop
  • Integrating Technology into the Classroom With WebQuests – faculty development workshop
  • Implementing Learning centered Teaching Practices in the Classroom – faculty development workshop
  • New Faculty Technology Workshop
  • Using Course Packs to Enhance Learning – faculty development workshop
  • Using Presentation Tools Effectively – Graduate student workshop
  • Using Smartboards in the classroom – faculty development workshop
  • Web Enhancing the Classroom Environment – faculty development workshop

Angel

  • Integrating Second Life into Online Courses – faculty development workshop
  • Designing Online Courses – 8 module online faculty development workshop
  • Adding RSS Feeds to Your Courses – faculty development workshop
  • Creating Teams in Angel – faculty and staff development workshop
  • Using The Learning Object Repositories – faculty development workshop
  • Using the Grade book – faculty development workshop

Blackboard

  • studentEngagementWhats New in Blackboard 10 – faculty and staff development session
  • Designing Blended Learning Opportunities – 6 module, self-paced faculty development workshop
  • Designing and Deploying Learning Modules – faculty development workshop
  • Creating and Deploying Rubrics – faculty development workshop
  • Utilizing the Peer Assessment Tool in Blackboard – faculty development workshop
  • Designing Collaborative Activities with the Native Blackboard Blog, Wiki and Discussion tools – faculty development workshop
  • Introduction to Blackboard 9 – sp 4 & 6 – faculty development workshop
  • Whats New in Blackboard 9 – faculty and administrator workshops
  • Advanced Blackboard Integration Techniques – faculty development workshop
  • Teaching with Learning Objects Blogs and Wikis – faculty development workshop
  • Basic Blackboard Skills – faculty development workshop
  • Beyond the Grade book – faculty development workshop
  • Integrating Blackboard into the Classroom – faculty development workshop
  • Integrating Multimedia – faculty development workshop
  • Intermediate Blackboard Skills – faculty development workshop
  • Using Blackboard to Post Old Exams and Handouts – faculty development workshop

Moodle

  • Designing Online Courses – 6 module online faculty development workshop
  • Integrating Social Networking Tools – faculty development workshop
  • Setting up and Managing a Moodle Instance – system administrator workshop

WebCT

  • Advanced WebCT Quiz and Survey topics – faculty development workshop
  • Getting Started with WebCT – faculty orientation workshop
  • Teaching with the WebCT Discussion Board and Chat tools – faculty development workshop
  • Using WebCT Communication and Collaboration Tools – faculty development workshop
  • Using WebDAV drag and drop to create course content – faculty development workshop

Microsoft Office

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  • Designing Conference Posters – faculty and post-doc workshop
  • Creating graphs – workshop developed for undergraduate business students and office staff.
  • Excel Basics – faculty summer workshop
  • Intermediate Outlook – faculty and staff workshop
  • Merging Excel Data with a Word Document to Create Mailing Labels – staff development workshop
  • PowerPoint Basics – workshop offered to faculty, staff, and students
  • Outlook : Filtering Junk E-mail – faculty and staff workshop
  • Teaching With PowerPoint – faculty development workshop
  • Using Data Across Applications – faculty and staff workshop
  • Using Formulas – workshop developed for returning adult students
  • Using MS Project to manage projects – staff development workshop
  • Using Outlook Tools – faculty summer workshop