Intro to Moodle 2.5 Online Workshop-This summer we are switching over to an updated Moodle platform. Moodle 2.5 has a lot of great features and provides a richer user experience. We are offering a three week basic online workshop that will introduce these features to you and get you up to speed with what this new platform has to offer. Within this workshop, there will be a short assessment at the end of each week to ensure that you understand the material.


Ad Astra Basics Workshop: A Look From the User's Perspective- In this workshop you will learn all of the basics of using Ad Astra as a user. We will show you how to access the Ad Astra page, how to customize your main screen, and what requesting a space looks like from the user's perspective. *Please note that this is NOT training for becoming an event scheduler.*


VoiceThread Workshop- VoiceThread is a great application that will allow you to share different types of media with students. They can view the media and collaborate in an asynchronous discussion via voice, text, or webcam. Utilizing VoiceThread will enhance your course especially if you are teaching online. It also integrates seamlessly with Moodle. The topics we will go over are:

  1. What is a VoiceThread?
  2. Different Ways of Communicating with Comments
  3. Creating a VoiceThread
  4. Saving and Sharing your VoiceThread
  5. Exploring Settings in VoiceThread

Intro to iPad Workshop- This is a basic Intro to iPad workshop that will go over the hardware and many exciting features of the iPad. The topics we will go over are:

  1. Detailed Look into the Hardware of the iPad
  2. How to Customize your Wallpaper
  3. The Home Button
  4. Setting up WiFi
  5. Typing
  6. Setting up Email
  7. Browsing Safari
  8. Taking and Organizing Photos
  9.  Settings
  10. Troubleshooting
  11. Some Useful Apps
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