JOLT Faculty and Staff Training Calendar

January 2021 Training Sessions:

Workshop Name Workshop Description Dates:
Introduction to Padlet Introduction to Padlet and how to get an account from JOLT 1/21/2021; 2-3pm
Active Learning ideas for Blackboard Share and learn from colleagues about how they incorporate Active Learning techniques in Blackboard activities - Discussion Boards, Journals, Blogs and Wikis 1/12/2021; 1-2pm
Flipgrid Using Flipgrid in the Classroom 1/20/21; 1pm-2pm
Setting Up the Fender PA A how to for using the Fender PA system - VIRTUAL 1/14/21  1pm-2pm
Introduction to the Lightboard Learn how to use the one-touch recording in the Lightboard studio 1/28/21; 2pm-3pm
Blackboard Basics Learn about setting up course tests and activities, grade center, how to create calculated columns, and how tests and assignments make linked columns appear in your Grade Center. 1/12/2021; 2-3pm 1/14/2021; 1-2pm 1/19/2021; 2-3pm
Camtasia Basics  This workshop will show you how to record, edit and share your screen.  Also, we’ll cover utilizing video transitions, annotations and behaviors.  Finally, you will learn to produce and share your project.  1/4/2021; 2pm-3pm
Intro to Blackboard ALLY In this workshop, we will: Learn some simple ways to ensure our content and material (web links, images, and Microsoft Office) meet certain ADA guidelines.  Learn where to access Ally’s accessibility indicators.  Use Ally to resolve many of our accessibility issues. 1/12/2021; 3pm-4pm
Using BrightSign to post to Digital Signage Currently only for Student Success Center and SGA in Wilson - Alternate method for posting digital content to digital signage using BrightSign players 1/14/2021 2pm-3pm


Sign up for JOLT workshops here: