Apr
14
Mon
VoiceThread
Apr 14 – Apr 17 all-day

Interested in creating more dynamic slideshows online that will truly spark a group conversation among your course members? You can with VoiceThread! Learn in this online course how easy it is to use VoiceThread’s collaborative online platform to create and share multimedia slide shows with images, documents, and videos. And VoiceThread is free to CMC faculty, staff, and students. For a video illustrating VoiceThread, please click here.

With VoiceThread, participants can leave written, audio, or video comments as they navigate through your slideshow, and the VoiceThreads can be linked to or embedded into Canvas courses or shared publicly. In this course you will learn how to:

  • Navigate through a VoiceThread and the different user roles VoiceThread offers
  • Create a VoiceThread using PowerPoint presentations, images,videos, and other files
  • Edit your VoiceThread and its settings
  • Make comments on a VoiceThread
  • Share a VoiceThread and embed it into Canvas
This course will be held via a Canvas course as well as via VoiceThread’s website. This class is designed to be flexible and accommodate your schedule. There are deadlines for each day’s work to keep the group moving forward together, but participants may work on the assignments at any time of day or night, from any computer (PC or Mac) with an Internet connection and either Firefox, Safari, Chrome, or Internet Explorer.
Once you register, your CMC VoiceThread account will be created and its details sent to you.  If you have any questions about this course, please contact the instructor, Dr. Gabrielle Orsi, at (970) 947-8359 or via email at gorsi@coloradomtn.edu.

Instructors
Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS76 (SYN: 82351)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.
Problems registering? Check out our Registration Video Tutorial or contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 866-642-0495.

Apr
17
Thu
CRHS-McDonald-Clough Accuplacer
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm

Testing at Coal Ridge High School for high school students only.

High School Students who wish to take the Accuplacer Placement test must first submit a CMC Application and obtain a CMC Student ID Number.  Please bring your High School ID and CMC college ID number to the test.

Only one  retest per subject per semester is allowed. Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test.

All cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.

Apr
18
Fri
Canvas Course Copying Webinar
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join CMC instructor Michelle Lefebvre and Dr. Gabrielle of the Office of Innovations for this 60 minute live webinar on how to copy courses in Canvas. Get guidance, tips, and tricks. This is your chance to ask 2 Canvas experts your questions and get help with setting up your upcoming Canvas course! We will cover:

  • How to copy a Canvas course in its entirety
  • How to copy only selected parts of a course
  • How to “export” your course and why this alternate method of course copying can be useful
  • How to copy just quizzes from one course to another
  • Common course copying issues & FAQ

This training will be held online via a Blackboard Collaborate webconference. You will be emailed the information you’ll need to join the session after you register.

Required equipment
This is a live online webinar, so you will need a computer with high-speed internet access. You will also need computer speakers (built-in or separate) or a headset to hear the instructor and group.

Suggested equipment
Microphone (or headset with microphone): If you have a microphone, you can speak to the group.
Webcam: If you have a webcam, you can transmit your video to the group.

Instructor
Michelle Lefebvre, Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS102 (SYN: 82800)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.

Problems registering? Check out our registration video tutorial or contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 866-642-0495.

LCHS-Horseson-CEPA Accuplacer
Apr 18 @ 3:30 pm

Testing for Lake County High School at the Leadville Campus.

High School Students who wish to take the Accuplacer Placement test must first submit a CMC Application and obtain a CMC Student ID Number. Bring your High School ID and CMC college ID number.

All cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.

Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed. Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test.

Apr
21
Mon
Breck-Kos-Accuplacer
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am

Breckenridge Campus, phone number 970-453-6757

Please bring your picture ID and college ID number. Cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.

Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed. Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test.

Testing is in room 129. Payment is due before testing.

Gw Center-Kong-Accuplacer
Apr 21 @ 5:30 pm

Glenwood Center Campus, phone number 970-945-7486

Please bring your picture ID and college ID number. Cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.

Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed. Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test. Payment is due before testing.

 

Apr
22
Tue
RHS-McDonald-CEPA Accuplacer
Apr 22 @ 9:00 am

Testing at Rifle High School for high school students only.

High School Students who wish to take the Accuplacer Placement test must first submit a CMC Application and obtain a CMC Student ID Number.  Bring your High School ID and CMC college ID number to the test.

Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed. Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test.

All cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.

Edwards-Walker-Accuplacer
Apr 22 @ 5:30 pm

Edwards Campus, phone number 970-569-2900

Please bring your picture ID and college ID number. Cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.

Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed. Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test. Payment is due before testing.

Apr
24
Thu
Aspen-Meyer-Accuplacer
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm

Aspen Campus, phone number 970-925-7740

Please bring your picture ID and college ID number. Cell phones and beepers must be turned off and out of sight upon entering the testing center.

Only one retest per subject per semester is allowed. Students must wait a minimum of one week to retake a test. Payment is due before testing.

Apr
25
Fri
Collaborate Web Conferencing
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Haven’t tried Blackboard Collaborate yet? It’s an amazing way to communicate real-time with your students online. Think of the possibilities—online office hours, study sessions, class meetings…You can chat (type), speak with audio to the class, use a webcam to transmit your video to the group, show a PowerPoint, webpage, video, draw together on a whiteboard… You can also record the whole session with just a click, and paste the link to the recording in your online Canvas course for students who missed the session or for students who would like to review it. We will discuss:

  • Creating a session
  • Session settings
  • Optional components such as microphones, headsets, webcams, digital stylus/tablet
  • Browser security settings and other issues when connecting to a session
  • Hand raising and using emoticons for feedback and engagement
  • Polling; responding to a poll question
  • Chat
  • Using the whiteboard inside your session
  • Presenting a slideshow
  • Adjusting your audio and video settings
  • Desktop and application sharing, leading a webtour
  • Recording a session for students to view later
  • Online tutorials and resources to teach participants how to use Collaborate
  • Possible uses for teaching, lecture capture, conferences, office hours…

NOTE: Elluminate Live! is now called “Blackboard Collaborate.” This session will be held online. You will be emailed the information you’ll need to join the session after you register.

Prerequisite
Before our session, you will need to watch this 7-minute Participant Orientation tutorial video. We also recommend that you visit this webpage with your preferred browser. It will check to make sure your browser is ready for Blackboard Collaborate.

Required equipment
This is a live online course, so you will need a computer with highspeed internet access. You will also need computer speakers (built-in or separate) or a headset to hear the instructor and group.

Suggested equipment
Microphone (or headset with microphone): If you have a microphone, you can speak to the group.
Webcam: If you have a webcam, you can transmit your video to the group.

Instructor
Michelle Lefebvre

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS63 (SYN: 82128)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.

Problems registering? Check out our Registration Video Tutorial or contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 866-642-0495.