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November – December 2014

Helping Your Students Visualize Data

Thursday 9:30 am - 10:30 am

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The ability to organize and make sense of data and present findings is a crucial digital age skill, necessary for many students to not only understand and process difficult concepts but also develop the…

Digital Humanities Series

Friday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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This series of seminars will discuss how teachers can approach their teaching and assessments in ways that encourage students to use digital tools and services to engage with course content, create media, and extend…

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Well-designed online classes offer a variety of ways for students to interact with instructors and each other. This workshop offers an overview of the D2L-related tools available to facilitate rich and authentic online interactions.

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Understanding how well students are understanding content is a crucial part of the ongoing, formative assessments necessary to gauge what teachers should say or do next in the classroom. This seminar offers suggestions and…

This workshop is delivered in partnership with Lower Division Studies, in the English Department. The presenter will share some assignments that help engage interest in MLA and APA citation styles. A sample of such techniques include: MLA Olympics, fun quizzes,…

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Khan Academy (www.khanacademy.org) demonstrates how simple, sparsely produced educational videos can make big educational impacts. This workshop walks faculty through the steps involved in creating Khan Academy-style screen captures using Camtasia and drawing tablets.…

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This workshop picks up where Creating eBooks with InDesign 1: Getting Started left off, introducing a variety of additional topics related to adding media and interactivity to eBooks.
Prerequisites: eTextbooks with InDesign 1: Getting…

Creating Interactive Media with Captivate

Wednesday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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Adobe Captivate makes it possible to take existing video footage & presentation material and add choose-your-own-adventure-style engagement. Such interactivity allows instructors to not only record what they do in face-to-face classroom or on-the-job settings…

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Facilitating and encouraging learning in online settings often requires faculty to rethink ways that they teach in more traditional, in-person, face-to-face settings. This seminar offers a forum to discuss the some techniques and resources…

Panopto

Monday 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Panopto offers a very simple, user-friendly way to capture a PowerPoint lecture and post it online. This workshop walks through the steps involved in creating digital representations of online lectures.
Prerequisites: None

Hosting Virtual Guest Speakers

Tuesday 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Travel can be expensive, inconvenient, and sometimes impossible. However, Georgia State faculty members have access to all sorts of digital tools that can help bring experts into the classroom virtually. This seminar offers an…

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Adobe Presenter lets you start with your existing PowerPoints and end up with interactive, scenario-based eLearning content. This workshop will walk through the steps involved in importing slides, adding interactivity, and exporting.
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Digital media assignments (DMAs) include all sorts of technology-enabled projects such as video and audio shorts, websites, digital stories, comic books, eBooks, animations, digital art, animations, games, Khan Academy-style videos, and much, much more.…

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Apple’s free iBooks Author tool offers an easy-to-use way to build and export media-rich, interactive eTextbooks for iOS or Mac OSX. This workshop will walk through the steps involved in choosing templates, adding text…

eLearning Content Construction Lab

Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Bring your own content to this open lab session. Instructional designers from the CII will be on hand to help faculty find and start using exactly the right tools and techniques to meet their…

Digital Humanities Series

Friday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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This series of seminars will discuss how teachers can approach their teaching and assessments in ways that encourage students to use digital tools and services to engage with course content, create media, and extend…

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End-of-year reports should be celebrations of your work. This seminar offers strategies and tools for developing end-of-year reports that help you shine, from the planning phase through writing and publication.
Prerequisites: None

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