Calendar of Classes and Events

Workshop Schedule Spring 2013
We will be holding Moodle workshops for Spring 2013
Please check back for updates or call Calvin Burgamy @ x6059

Moodle online help files -- click here!


ETC Workshop Schedule for Spring 2013

Moodle for Instructors @ your office beginnng January 9th
We will be scheduling appointments to meet with individual faculty from 1pm to 3pm.
We will cover the basics of how to create a course on Moodle and other basic features
such as uploading files, password protection, enrolling students and creating assignments.

Moodle for Instructors -- January 2013 TBA
We will cover the basics of how to create a course on Moodle and other basic features
such as uploading files, password protection, enrolling students and creating assignments.

We will be glad to answer questions about Moodle.

Photoshop TBA G43 McCain
Looking for a solid foundation in the industry standard graphics and image
editor, Photoshop? Learn the basics and much more in this instructor-led
course. If you are a graphic/web designer, digital artist or a photographer, with
little or no working knowledge of Photoshop, or even if you are already
familiar with Photoshop, this is the course for you! Take the plunge and
sign up today to learn Photoshop basics

Eportfolios/blogs with Wordpress and Tumblr & Photoshop TBA
Building your Eportfolio with easy to use online blogs such as, Wordpress and Tumblr
You will learn basic skills in creating a blog, uploading text and images and how to access the
blog from any computer with an internet connection.

Final Cut Express TBA
Learn how to use this movie making software.
Students, faculty and staff can familiarize themselves with the basics of
movie post production. Users will
leave this class knowing how to capture digital movie footage, how to
edit movie clips, insert text and special effects. Class limited to 8.

Mac Users Roundtable
Do you have questions about your Mac and how to use it effectively
on campus? Bring your Mac and we will share information and ideas.

Getting the most out of your computer from off campus. TBA
Effective use of your computer while off campus can make on
campus life easier. We can show you how best to use your browser to access
resources and which resources are and are not available from off campus.

The Center for Teaching and Learning presents:

Writing Across Borders -
Friday, Jan. 25, 3:30-5:00pm, in the CTL (101A Buttrick)
In the twenty-five minute film, Writing Across Borders, students from a broad array of countries and cultures talk about adapting
to writing assignments, requirements, rhetorical styles, and teachers’ expectations in US colleges and universities, and instructors
offer advice on helping international students make these adaptations to do their best work. A screening of the film will be followed
by a panel discussion with Christine Cozzens, director of the Center for Writing and Speaking, Jennifer Lund, director of the Office of
International Education, and several international students.
Co-sponsored by the Center for Writing and Speaking, the Office of International Education, & the CTL

Social Media LOL (Learning Over Lunch) Series

Join Kimberly Knight, Digital Strategist in the Agnes Scott Office of Communications, for a series of workshops about engaging, enriching and expanding community online. Feel free to attend as many or as few of the sessions as meet your interests and schedule. The series is designed to be useful to beginners as well as advanced users.

Co-sponsored by the Center for Teaching & Learning and the Educational Technology Center
Session 1: Social Media - Why should you care?
Tuesday, Feb. 19, 1:00-1:50, Lower Evans A&B

Session 2: Facebook – Getting started and going further
Thursday, Feb. 21, 1:00-1:50, Lower Evans A&B

Session 3: Twitter – To tweet or not to tweet?
Thursday, Feb. 28, 1:00-1:50, Lower Evans A&B

Dates TBD

Session 4: Visual Social Media (e.g., Pinterest, Instagram) - ...worth a 1000 words
Session 5: Social Media Etiquette - (“friending” students, what not to post, etc.)
Session 6: Mindful Use of Social Media - Experience now, share later



Emily Gwynn, Educational Technology Services Manager
Tami Stanko, Media Technician
Calvin Burgamy, Instructional Technologist

The Technology, Education, and Copyright Harmonization Act (TEACH Act) is now law. TEACH updates copyright law pertaining to transmissions of performances and displays of copyrighted materials. Such transmissions are critical to current higher education distance education efforts, including online courses.