March Professional Development

· · March Professional Development

Online Workshops via Webex To register, go to Attendees are encouraged to have a working microphone to fully benefit from the sessions.

Managing Your Gradebook: Mid-Term Edition

We have reached the middle of the semester and you need your gradebook ready for your 10-week grades to be posted. Learn how to make sure your gradebook is calculating your 10-week grades correctly and be able to export a copy when your grades are finished.

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2 – 3 pm

Wednesday, March 3rd, 10 – 11 am

Accessible Documents

Accessibility has become a hot topic in online education and is now a required element of a course reviewed using the Quality Matter standards. Join us in this workshop and you will learn how to create accessible documents in Word and Adobe Acrobat. We will also cover some accessibility elements within Moodle.

Thursday, March 4th, 10 – 11 am

Thursday, March 25th, 2 – 3 pm

PowerPoint Fundamentals

PowerPoint has been an ever-present element in education and has grown into a valuable tool for engaging students. Learn how to design your presentations, add audio and animation, and more. This class will revolve around what the attendees want to see, so bring your questions and ideas!

Tuesday, March 9th, 2 – 3 pm

Tuesday, March 23rd, 10 – 11 am

Excel: Organizing Your Data

Have data in Excel that is overwhelming? Learn how to organize your data so it can be more manageable. Topics include: importing data from other Excel files and other file types such as CSV and TXT files, text to columns, removing duplication, sorting and custom sorting by multiple columns, filtering, creating subtotals, and copying/moving worksheets within and out of a workbook.

Wednesday, March 10th, 10 – 11:30 am

Measurable Objectives

Clear learning objectives provide a foundation for a quality course. In this interactive workshop, you will revise or create measurable objectives that provide a roadmap for your activities and assessments.

Wednesday, March 10th, 2 – 3 pm

Friday, March 12th, 10 – 11 am

Sharing Content in Moodle

In this workshop, we will demonstrate how to link and share videos and files stored in Stream and OneDrive to your Moodle Courses. We will show you how to share content effectively and efficiently.

Tuesday, March 16th, 10 – 11 am

Word Styles

Word Styles enable you to create ADA compliant documents that are also quick and easy to navigate, organize, and update. Change the look of your documents and create a table of contents in just a few clicks. In this workshop we will work together on a document to learn how to use Word Styles, the Design Tab, and more.

Wednesday, March 17th, 2 – 3 pm

Alignment in the Online Course

What does it mean for objectives, materials, activities, and assessments to be aligned within an online course? We will present a method for evaluating your course to ensure that all of the elements fit together. Attendees will be required to submit one alignment document analyzing one of their courses after participating in the workshop.

Wednesday, March 24th, 2 – 3 pm

Friday, March 26th, 10 – 11 am

To register for courses via Webex: 1. Go to and sign in.

2. Click on the Search Bar at the top of the page and enter the name of the session you would like to attend. Click Show More Results to see all listings. You can also search by date.

3. Click the name of the session you want to attend and then click Register.

4. Complete the registration.

5. You will receive an email confirmation after you have registered with the link you will use to join the session.

Use our Feedback Form to submit questions, comments, workshop requests, or to set up a one-on-one consultation. We look forward to connecting with you!


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