US (current)

Course Administrator Certification

Program Description:

This program builds teacher competence in the basic features of itslearning such as creating a course, adding content to a course, adding discussion, polls and assessments. Participants will also explore innovative features within itslearning such as integrating Web 2.0 elements and video communication. The program can be customized to the participants' classroom objectives.

Topics Include:

  • Basic Functionality Including Assignments, Discussions, Assessments, Lessons and ProjectsPlanning and Organizing Courses - the Dashboard, Planner, Learning Objectives and the Grade Book Course Settings and Permissions

 

Audience: Classroom Teachers


Outcomes:
Participants will learn how to populate, configure and maintain courses and content using the itslearning platfor.

 

Duration: Half Day or Full Day

 

Delivery Method: Onsite or Online

Best Web 2.0 Tools and Apps

Learn about the best free Web 2.0 tools and how to use them in the classroom.

Best Web 2.0 Tools and Apps

Program Description:

We will explore the many free educational Web 2.0 tools that can support both classroom instruction and professional growth. Blogs, wikis and podcasts are just some examples of  Web 2.0 tools that can be powerful learning tools for creation, communication and collaboration. Participants will have an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with tools and free digital resources that they will be able to use immediately in their classroom.

Topics Include:

  • Using Blogs and Wikis for Collaborative Projects
  • The Best Sites for Free Lesson Plans and Digital Resources
  • Powerful and Free Apps for PCs and Mobile Devices

Audience:

Classroom Teachers

Outcomes:

Participants will learn how to create engaging and effective learning activities that meet the needs of today'd student population.

Duration:

Full Day

Delivery Method:

Onsite