– Online (via WebEx)

WebEx Personal Room: Thursday, August 4, 10 – 11 am
Your WebEx Personal Room is a valuable tool for engaging with online students. In this workshop we will cover how to open and run your personal room both as a one-on-one meeting option as well as an open office for online classes. We will also be highlighting some new and unique features of the room that are different from the standard training sessions.

Moodle Basics/Refresher: Wednesday, August 10, 10 am – 12 pm
This workshop will cover the breadth of available options within the LMS and discuss the basic tools needed for implementing a Moodle course. The workshop will provide tips and advice for those who have never taught before and will strengthen the knowledge of those who have worked with the system before.

WebEx Basics & Scheduling: Tuesday, August 16, 10 – 11:30 am
This hour-long workshop will introduce you to integrating video content into your Moodle courses using Northwestern’s VIC (Video Integrated Content). This video library holds all of your videos in one easy-to-use place. We will then cover how to share videos between users, as well as integrating them in to your courses. If you want to enrich your classes with exciting and engaging videos, this workshop is for you!

Managing Your Moodle Gradebook: Thursday, August 25, 9 – 10:30 am
This workshop will cover the tools and techniques to maintain your Gradebook in Moodle 2.5 effectively.

Creating Quizzes in Moodle: Tuesday, August 30, 9:00 – 11:00 am
This workshop will demonstrate how to create quizzes using the features within Moodle 2.5.

All available courses offered via WebEx are listed at nsula.webex.com. Click on the ‘Upcoming’ tab to view courses, then click ‘Register’ next to the one you would like to attend. After completing registration, you will receive an email confirmation from WebEx.

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