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Workshops & Training

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Apple (Mac OS, iOS) Workshops

There are currently no Apple Workshop sessions scheduled. To request one be put on our training calendar, you can send an e-mail to the Instructional Technology Group.

NOTE: In order to have Apple present on any topics, we must have a minimum of 12 folks registered to attend a session. If we do not have the minimum number, we will notify registrants at least 24 hours in advance of a session being canceled.


Brown Bag Lunches and Workshops

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for a Brown Bag Lunch session.

Format Day/Date Time Location
Updates and Changes: Turnitin Direct

​With the latest integration in place, there are some changes to the features and functions of Turnitin. Join us for an overview of how you can make the most of the new interface.

Tuesday,
February 23, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Korman 116
How to Manage Big Files: Why Bigger Isn't Always Better

​Large files cause compatibility issues and can be inaccessible to students who have poor internet connectivity. In this workshop, discover how to easily convert your content into smaller, more manageable files and securely stream your videos.

Tuesday,
April 26, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Korman 116

Camtasia Demo/Training

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for a Camtasia session.

Format Day/Date Time Location
Recording and Editing with Camtasia for Mac
Learn how to use Camtasia for Mac to record your desktop and presentations, edit your work, and produce media files. Prerequisite: Desktop and Presentation Recording: Camtasia Relay. Recommended: Bring your Apple laptop!
Wednesday,
February 17, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Korman 116
Recording and Editing with Camtasia Studio for Windows
​Learn how to use Camtasia Studio to record your desktop and presentations, edit your work, and produce media files. Prerequisite: Desktop and Presentation Recording: Camtasia Relay. Recommended: Bring your own Windows laptop or use one of our loaners.
Tuesday,
March 8, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Korman 116
Recording and Editing with Camtasia for Mac
Learn how to use Camtasia for Mac to record your desktop and presentations, edit your work, and produce media files. Prerequisite: Desktop and Presentation Recording: Camtasia Relay. Recommended: Bring your Apple laptop!
Tuesday,
April 19, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Korman 116
Recording and Editing with Camtasia for Mac
Learn how to use Camtasia for Mac to record your desktop and presentations, edit your work, and produce media files. Prerequisite: Desktop and Presentation Recording: Camtasia Relay. Recommended: Bring your Apple laptop!
Thursday,
June 9, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Korman 116

Collaborate

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for a Workshop.

Format Day/Date Time Location
Basics
Collaborate allows for synchronous communication among users with audio, video, text chat, collaborative whiteboard, application sharing, and web tour. Find out how to create and facilitate sessions at this hands-on workshop.
Wednesday,
March 9, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Korman 116

Image Editing

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for an image editing session.

Format Day/Date Time Location
Image Editing for the Web
Learn the basics of image editing for the Web. This training session will include the following topics: creating new images, editing existing images, image resizing, and image manipulation (selections, cropping, adding text, etc.).
Thursday,
February 18, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Korman 116
Image Editing for the Web
Learn the basics of image editing for the Web. This training session will include the following topics: creating new images, editing existing images, image resizing, and image manipulation (selections, cropping, adding text, etc.).
Tuesday,
March 1, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Korman 116
Image Editing for the Web
Learn the basics of image editing for the Web. This training session will include the following topics: creating new images, editing existing images, image resizing, and image manipulation (selections, cropping, adding text, etc.).
Thursday,
March 17, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Korman 116

Kaltura

There are currently no Kaltura training sessions scheduled. To request one be put on our training calendar, you can send an e-mail to the Instructional Technology Group.


Learn

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for a Workshop.

Format Day/Date Time Location
Learn Course Tools
This session will cover Learn's most frequently-used tools, including Discussions, Assignments & Grade Center. Participants should have attended Learn Basics or be comfortable with Learn. A Windows laptop will be provided, or bring your own (PC or Mac).
Monday,
February 15, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Korman 116
Getting Data out of Learn
This workshop will cover tools that are available in Learn for measuring usage, detecting and interfacing with low-engaged students, and even making sure that you’re participating at an appropriate level.
Tuesday,
March 8, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Korman 116
Using Analytics for Learn (A4L) in Blackboard
This workshop will present Analytics for Learn from a faculty perspective by diving into the available reports, as well as providing helpful tips for getting set up to retrieve data.
Tuesday,
March 8, 2016
11:10 AM - 12:00 PM Korman 116
Learn Basics - Evening Workshop
​This session is designed as an introduction to the new Learn system. A number of the basic tools will be covered, along with how to build out a new course. A Windows laptop will be provided, but attendees can bring their own laptop (PC or Mac).​​​​
Thursday,
March 10, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Korman 116
Learn Basics
This session is designed as an introduction to the new Learn system. A number of the basic tools will be covered, along with how to build out a new course. A Windows laptop will be provided, but attendees can bring their own laptop (PC or Mac).​​​
Thursday,
March 17, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Korman 116
Learn Course Tools
This session will cover Learn's most frequently-used tools, including Discussions, Assignments & Grade Center. Participants should have attended Learn Basics or be comfortable with Learn. A Windows laptop will be provided, or bring your own (PC or Mac).
Friday,
March 25, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Korman 116

Microsoft Office Training

Training is available for certain parts of Microsoft Office for faculty and staff from the Career Pathway link within DrexelOne. Follow the instructions from there to locate the particular training.


Respondus and StudyMate

There are currently no Respondus sessions scheduled. To request one be put on our training calendar, you can send an e-mail to the Instructional Technology Group.

You can also register to attend a Respondus Webinar. Their Respondus Webinars page has a list of available sessions with dates and times.


SharePoint

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for a SharePoint session.

Format Day/Date Time Location
SharePoint Fundamentals
Learn about how to navigate and use SharePoint to collaborate with your team.​
Thursday,
February 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Korman 116
SharePoint for Site Owners
This session will provide SharePoint site owners or designers with the information they need to effectively plan and customize their site. SharePoint Basics/Fundamentals (or equivalent experience) is recommended, but not required.
Thursday,
March 17, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Korman 116
SharePoint Fundamentals
Learn about how to navigate and use SharePoint to collaborate with your team.​
Tuesday,
April 19, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Korman 116

Survey Training

There are currently no Survey sessions scheduled. You can sign up to attend one of the trainings hosted by Qualtrics from their Qualtrics University site. If you would like to request a session from IRT, you can send an e-mail to the Instructional Technology Group.


University Calendar

For University community members that submit events to the University Events Calendar.

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for a calendar training session.

Format Day/Date Time Location
University Events Calendar Training

This workshop is provided for faculty and staff that have been asked to regularly add events to the University Events Calendar (for their department) or act as their department's calendar admin. Training includes instruction on using the web-based application to add and edit events and a review of the forms on the Events Calendar page that allow anyone to submit an event for approval.​

Thursday,
February 18, 2016
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Korman 116
University Events Calendar Training

This workshop is provided for faculty and staff that have been asked to regularly add events to the University Events Calendar (for their department) or act as their department's calendar admin. Training includes instruction on using the web-based application to add and edit events and a review of the forms on the Events Calendar page that allow anyone to submit an event for approval.​

Tuesday,
March 1, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Korman 116
University Events Calendar Training

This workshop is provided for faculty and staff that have been asked to regularly add events to the University Events Calendar (for their department) or act as their department's calendar admin. Training includes instruction on using the web-based application to add and edit events and a review of the forms on the Events Calendar page that allow anyone to submit an event for approval.​

Thursday,
March 17, 2016
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Korman 116

VoiceThread Workshops

Email the Instructional Technology Group to sign-up for a VoiceThread session.

Format Day/Date Time Location
VoiceThread - Create, Comment and Share

During this workshop, users will learn how to create, comment and share VoiceThreads with their class. While the session is devoted to working with presentations, some time will be reserved to show faculty how to set up the tool in their course.​

Friday,
February 26, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Korman 116
VoiceThread - Create, Comment and Share

During this workshop, users will learn how to create, comment and share VoiceThreads with their class. While the session is devoted to working with presentations, some time will be reserved to show faculty how to set up the tool in their course.​

Wednesday,
March 23, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Korman 116

Web Content/Sitecore Training

Note: It is highly recommended that users taking any Web Content training (including Introduction to Sitecore) are comfortable with basic computing tasks such as: navigating a file system, creating and saving files, and how to use a browser.

Email websupport@drexel.edu to sign-up for a Web Content session.

Format Day/Date Time Location
Intro to Sitecore

​This training introduces Sitecore the content management system.
This workshop will focus on the basics of creating and managing content for Department/Administrative websites using the Sitecore CMS.
Note: This is primarily intended for new user of Sitecore with  an existing sitecore site or a sitecore site in production.

If you are unsure if Sitecore training is appropriate for you, please contact websupport@drexel.edu

Wednesday,
February 17, 2016
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Korman 116
Intro to Sitecore

​This training introduces Sitecore the content management system.
This workshop will focus on the basics of creating and managing content for Department/Administrative websites using the Sitecore CMS.
Note: This is primarily intended for new user of Sitecore with  an existing sitecore site or a sitecore site in production.

If you are unsure if Sitecore training is appropriate for you, please contact websupport@drexel.edu

Monday,
March 7, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Korman 116
Intro to Sitecore

​This training introduces Sitecore the content management system.
This workshop will focus on the basics of creating and managing content for Department/Administrative websites using the Sitecore CMS.
Note: This is primarily intended for new user of Sitecore with  an existing sitecore site or a sitecore site in production.

If you are unsure if Sitecore training is appropriate for you, please contact websupport@drexel.edu

Wednesday,
March 23, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Korman 116

Ad Hoc Workshops

If you need a separate workshop for your department or faculty group on a specific topic, you can email the Instructional Technology Group to coordinate a session.


ePortfolios

Email the Instructional Technology Group to request a training session or if you have any questions.


SMARTBoard Training

Smart Board Workshops are sponsored by the Instructional Technology Group. Send an email to itg@drexel.edu if you would like to schedule as session for your department. You can also view an archived web presentation of the smartboard workshop.