BANNER NAVIGATION OVERVIEW
This class is an introduction to Banner Navigation. You MUST have access to Banner TRNX to successfully complete this course. It covers the basics of the interface, types of forms, navigation methods, and basic security. It is preparation for training in your functional area.
BLACKBOARD LEARN - INTRODUCTION, NAVIGATION, AND COMMUNICATION IN BLACKBOARD
This training will introduce you to Blackboard Learn, the new version of Blackboard. We'll cover an introduction of the major new features and enhancements, how to get started with Blackboard Learn, and how to add content in a course. We'll show you how to use the different options to communicate with your students, how the new Home Page feature works, and all the notifications/messaging options for both the instructor and the students.
What to bring:
Syllabus & course schedule, any materials you want to provide in your online course.
BLACKBOARD LEARN - USING THE GRADE CENTER
If setup correctly, the Grade Center can be a very useful tool to manage the grades in your course. This training is designed for faculty who are already using Blackboard. Learn how to setup the Grade Center for a semester, so you can manage the course grades in an effective and efficient manner. This training covers basic navigation & layout, setting up categories,
What to bring:
Syllabus for course, grading schema, grading policy, course schedule.
BLACKBOARD LEARN - ASSESSMENTS & COLLABORATION
In this course, we'll show you how to create and deploy tests and surveys in Blackboard, create assignments for students, and use blogs or wikis with your course. We'll also demonstrate the use of SafeAssign (plagiarism deterrent and detection tool).
In order to be successful in this training, you should have attended the "Blackboard Learn - Introduction, Navigation, and Communication" prior to this one. Participants who have not yet attended the introduction training will be at a distinct disadvantage.
VIRTUAL OFFICE HOURS
During these two hours, Chris Beks will be available for short, quick Blackboard Support in an online environment. Chris will answer any questions, work with faculty on particular problems, or just help setting up courses. You can log on to the ELive room (http://bit.ly/bbelive), or contact Chris via Skype (chrisbeks), or Google Talk (firstname.lastname@example.org). No sign up required.
Do you have questions about Blackboard? Not interested in a full class? This session is a chance for you to drop in and ask questions, get help, share your tips, tricks, and best practices. You don't need to sign up, just show up.
GarageBand: Creating a podcast
Use Apple's GarageBand to create a simple podcast. Time permitting, if you bring your own images and audio files, you will have time to work on assembling your podcast. This class is not available via eLive
CONFIGURING YOUR COURSE
This class will walk you through the steps needed to complete the initial configuration of your iTunes U course account. You will need to have previously requested an iTunes U course account and received the log-in information. Instructions are at: http://www.uaf.edu/multimedia/podcasts/submit.html. This class is not available via ELive.
iTunes U WALK-IN
No sign-up needed. Drop in with your iTunesU questions.
ROXEN FORMS & MENUS
Learn to modify menus and create forms using Roxen templates used in sites built since January of 2008. You must have attended Roxen training on version 5 templates to attend this two hour class.
ROXEN VERSION 5 - CONTENT PROVIDER
This class focuses on the new templates and features available in Roxen version 5. Learn to update your Roxen site in this class.
No sign-up needed. Space is first come - first served. Stop in with your Roxen questions.
TOAD for Application Developers is the replacement for Query builder. You will learn to: Open and customize the Toad environment Find and execute stored queries Modify existing queries Export your results This class is required for advanced training from your functional area experts.
Learn to write basic queries using the TOAD Diagram View.
You must have attended TOAD Reader to attend this class
No sign-up needed. Space is first come - first served. Stop in with your TOAD questions.