Apr
1
Tue
Canvas SpeedGrader and iPad SpeedGrader App Webinar
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Join us for a live online webinar via Blackboard Collaborate that will focus on the Canvas SpeedGrader. Learn how to how use the Canvas SpeedGrader on your computer and how to use the iPad SpeedGrader App too! Get a taste of how SpeedGrader works on the iPad as well as on your computer. This webinar will address:

  • Why use SpeedGrader?
  • Accepting Digital Assignment submissions
  • Grading Assignments
  • Using rubrics
  • Commenting directly on student submissions
  • Leaving video or voice comments
  • Grading Discussions
  • Grading Quizzes

NOTE: Elluminate Live! is now called “Blackboard Collaborate”. CMC is exclusively using the newest version, 12.5. This session 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
Dr. George Cornwall

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS81 (SYN: 82580)

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
3
Thu
Excel 2010 Level II @ Edwards
Apr 3 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Class Description

Excel 2010 Level II, Thursdays, 04/03/2014 – 04/10/2014, $99, Course # CIS-901-VE04, Syn # 80766, The emphasis in this second-level class is on charts, databases, and the advanced calculating capabilities of Excel. You will learn to create and modify charts, format chart objects, and use graphic objects. You will also learn to sort and filter data, on both single and multiple levels. Using advanced formulas, calculating between worksheets, and pivot tables are also covered. Cost includes workbook.

Syn# 80766
Cost $99
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.

Apr
4
Fri
Marketing & Branding Small Businesses @ Edwards
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Marketing & Branding Small Businesses 04/04/2014 – 04/04/2014, $75, Course # MAR-901-VE02, Syn # 80546, What is a brand and do I need one? What is my business offering and what makes it unique? Who is my best customer and where do I find more of them? Answer these questions and more as we delve into marketing. We will take you business or an existing business and use it as our model to develop a marketing plan. We will discuss advertising and promotions using appropriate media, such a print, direct mail, email, social media, online advertising, PR, TV and radio, along with methods to track your ROI. You will leave with a template for a step-by-step process to create your strategic marketing plan.

Syn# 80546
Cost $75
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Marketing Your Business Series @ Edwards
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm
Class Description
Marketing Your Business Series (Syn # 80545) Fridays 04/04/2014 – 04/11/2014,    You will save $25 by signing up for this package, which bundles the two marketing classes: Marketing Your Small Business (SYN# 80546), and Creating Your Marketing and Advertising Materials (SYN# 80547).

Syn#80545
Cost $100
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (Syn #80545) and register and pay for class.

Apr
7
Mon
Interview Skills @ Edwards
Apr 7 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Class Description

Interview Skills 04/7/2014 – 05/2/2014, $295, Course # BUS-901-VE12, Syn # 80794, Acquire new skills in job interviewing. You should take this class if you want to improve your chances for being hired for a position, as well as if you are a leader who wants to improve the results of your hiring practices. This class will help you identify the red flags during the interview process so that you can avoid all the expense and problems associated with a bad hire.

Syn# 80794
Cost $295
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.

Apr
8
Tue
Open Canvas “Office Hour” Online
Apr 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Join CMC instructor Dr. Georgina Cornwall for this open Canvas “office hour” online (and not at the Aspen campus as was previously scheduled.) Ask her your Canvas questions and get live online help. Drop-ins welcome and no registration is required. “George” Cornwall will provide assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

Simply use this link to join the live web-conference; the link will open for joining at 3:30pm. Copy and paste this link into your browser:

https://sas.elluminate.com/m.jnlp?sid=2008095&password=M.B430038F839822A8DC31CCBFD85EBA

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

Instructor
Dr. Georgina Cornwall

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!

Apr
11
Fri
Creating Your Marketing & Advertising Collateral @ Edwards
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Class Description

Creating Your Marketing & Advertising Collateral 04/11/2014 – 04/11/2014, $50, Course # MAR-901-VE03, Syn # 80547, In this class, we will study collateral materials, logos, online presence and advertising. We will look at what works, what doesn’t and discuss why. You will learn to understand how the types of collateral or media, design, color, fonts, headline, copy and other aspects have an effect on the customer and their decision. Discussion will take place on choosing your target market and understanding how you can influence their decision-making process.

Syn# 80547
Cost $50
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Beginning/Intermediate TaskStream @ CMC Rifle, Room WG 165
Apr 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Taskstream’s cloud-based tools advance effective assessment and help you set strategic goals, address accountability, and demonstrate continuous improvement.  This training will address both novice and intermediate-level topics including:

  • how to access TaskStream
  • what TaskStream is used for
  • the tools you will use inside TaskStream
  • who has edit access or read access
  • how to find online resources for help
  • understanding what a workspace or an affiliation is
  • how to use the rubric maker
  • how to use the email tool to have a group discussion
  • how to enter outcomes into TaskStream
  • And more!

Instructor
Bonnie Steele

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS35 (SYN: 81882)

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
12
Sat
Basic First Aid and CPR @ Edwards
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Basic First Aid and CPR 04/12/2014 – 04/12/2014, $66, Course # HWE-901-VE05, Syn # 80154, This class is designed for the general population and outdoor enthusiasts and follows American Heart Association guidelines. You will learn basic first aid skills and CPR for infants, children and adults. Also covers use of AED. Students who successfully complete the class will receive a certification card valid for two years.

Syn# 80154
Cost $66
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Apr
16
Wed
Canvas Draft State Webinar
Apr 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 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 CS135 (SYN: 84695)

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.