New Training Workshops for November!
November brings us quite a few new workshops. See a brief description of each of them below:
Get on-demand support every Third Thursday. Use this open opportunity to ask questions and resolve issues with the software supported at SPSU by the Instructional Design Unit and the UITS department. UITS Training, Outreach, & Learning Technologies will offer assistance for requested technologies supported on the SPSU campus. These requests can include applications such as Desire2Learn, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Zimbra, Dreamweaver, Respondus Quiz Maker, and Prezi.
Third Thursdays will be held in the H-202 Computer Lab from 1:00pm – 4:00pm every Third Thursday of each month.
- November 20, 2014
- December 18th, 2014
Presentation Series: Prezi
November 13th, 2014 10:00am-11:30am in CTE Classroom
In this 90-minute, hands-on workshop, we will introduce you to Prezi, a web application that allows you to create simple interactive presentations that allow you to utilize a number of interactive features. Prezi, functions as a cloud-based presentation software and storytelling tool for presenting ideas on a virtual canvas.
Presentation Series: PowerPoint
November 18th, 2014 10:00am-12:00am in CTE Classroom
This two-hour workshop gives the participant an overview of PowerPoint. The participant will obtain the skills necessary to produce professional-looking presentations. This workshop provides the best practices for using this slide based presentation software in the classroom.
Webinar: Implementing a “Veterans Friendly” Campus Climate
November 18th, 2014 3-4 PM, in CTE
Being a “veteran friendly” school means going beyond the “friendly” label and fostering an institutional culture which is supportive, appreciative, respectful, embracing, and inclusive of the veterans it educates. This webinar will review some of the most important programmatic steps an institution can implement to build a “veteran friendly” campus climate.
Presenter: Sarah E. Minnis
Dr. Minnis has over 20 years of career and organization development experience with 8 years working specifically with veterans. As a recognized expert in veterans’ experiences in higher education, Sarah has published and presented nationally and internationally on her work and research with veterans. Sarah E. Minnis holds a PhD in human resource development from Texas A&M University.
In addition to the new workshops above, we have other opportunities to visit the CTE! Please visit the link here to find upcoming events for November.
November Teaching Excellence
This month, we have a video, please visit the page by clicking here.