Apr
21
Mon
Breads of Italy @ Breckenridge
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Class Description

A sequel to our Artisan Bread class, we venture into Italy to explore some classic Italian style breads. Learn the importance of a Biga in preparing Ciabatta, Rustic Whole Wheat Olive and Rosemary bread, Grissini and a Rustic Italian Boule.

Syn# 80283
Cost $55
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
22
Tue
Knife Skills @ Breckenridge
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Knife Skills is one of our most popular classes and is recommended for anyone who is serious about improving their cooking skills. Learn about the selection, care and proper use of cutlery. Cutlery will be provided by CMC. This is a hands-on class with an emphasis on developing basic knife skills while learning classical vegetable cuts.

Syn# 80295
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
23
Wed
Seafood 101 @ Breckenridge
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Under the guidance of a professional chef instructor, learn the ABC

Apr
24
Thu
Paris Bistro @ Breckenridge
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Spend an evening in Paris gazing at the Eiffel Tower as we learn to prepare Leeks Vinaigrette, Pommes Frites, Ratatouille, Chicken Fricasse with Tarragon and Mushrooms, Potage Escargot and topping it all off with a delicious Tarte au Pruneaux.

Syn# 80268
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

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.

Eastern Mediterranean @ Breckenridge
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Take a trip through the Eastern Mediterranean while learning to prepare healthy home-cooked dishes from Macedonia, Greece, Turkey, Syria and countries on the Black Sea.

Syn# 80257
Cost $43
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
29
Tue
Qualified Medication Administration Person @ Rifle
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

The medication administration course is designed to teach unlicensed staff to safely administer medications in settings authorized by law. Staff who successfully complete the course are considered Qualified Medication Administration Persons (QMAP) and should be able to: administer medications according to written physician’s orders; maintain proper documentation of the administration of both prescription and non-prescription drugs; use proper techniques when administering medications by the various routes; and safely and accurately fill and administer medications to and from medication reminder boxes with oversight from a licensed person or qualified manager. There is a written exam and a hands-on practical exam.

Syn# 81018
Cost $65

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
30
Wed
Canvas Draft State Webinar
Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Learn all about the new, number-one-requested feature in Canvas, coming to CMC’s Canvas system for the Summer 2014 semester: Draft State! Draft State allows an instructor to make Assignments, Quizzes, Modules, Pages, and Discussions invisible to students and exclude them from grade calculations. Draft State is designed specifically for instructors and affects nearly every part of Canvas when it’s activated for your course. We will address:

  • how to work with Draft state as an instructor with Modules, Pages, Assignments, Discussions, and Quizzes
  • setting up your course’s homepage with Draft State
  • what students will and won’t see as you work with Draft State 
  • We’ll finish with open Canvas Q&A.

Read about Draft State now at http://tinyurl.com/draftstate

Instructor
Gabrielle Orsi

WebAdvisor Registration Information
We suggest that you register for this training via WebAdvisor using the following information:
14/SP TRN901 CS134 (SYN: 84694)

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.

May
1
Thu
Open Canvas “Office Hours” @ CMC Rifle, Room 124 computer lab
May 1 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Join CMC Instructional Designer Loretta Driskel for these open Canvas “office hours” at the CMC Rifle campus, in the computer lab, room 124. Ask her your Canvas questions and get face-to-face help. Drop-ins welcome. You are also welcome to bring your own laptop or tablet. Loretta will provide assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. No advance registration is required.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Innovations at (970) 947-8408 or via email at innovations@coloradomtn.edu.

Instructor
Loretta Driskel

Registration
No advance registration is required. We will track attendance and so your participation will be listed on your CMC professional development transcript.  To view yours: Log into WebAdvisor > Credit Students menu> Transcript > choose Employee Training in the drop-down menu. Add more professional development to your transcript and life!

May
2
Fri
2014 Commencement Cermony and Reception @ Keystone Conference Center
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The 2014 Commencement Ceremony and Reception will be held on Friday, May 2nd , at 5:00 p.m. at the Keystone Conference Center. Please mark this date on your calendar and join us for an inspirational ceremony immediately followed by a congratulatory dessert reception!
Please join us in celebrating the accomplishments of our CMC students and honoring your role in helping these students achieve their academic goals at Colorado Mountain College Summit Campus.