Category Archives: Faculty/Staff Training

Innovations in Teaching and Learning Training

VoiceThread Self-Paced Training

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 […]

Google Docs/Google Drive Self-Paced Training

Some of the best things in life are free! This session is an overview of the free Google Docs cloud-based office suite of online software applications which can be used on their own and inside Canvas too. They’re great for collaborating with co-workers in real time (no more swapping files or tracking changes) or sharing […]

CMC Copyright Self-Paced Training

Imagine this scenario: a student comes to you and says, “My text book is on back order and won’t be here until next week. May I borrow yours and copy the chapter you just assigned to read?” What is your response? Is this simple request a violation of copyright laws? Is this covered under fair […]

MERLOT Self-Paced Online Training

We invite you to “have a sip of MERLOT!” Join us for a self-paced introduction and overview of MERLOT, Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching at MERLOT is a free and open resource repository of peer-reviewed learning materials created for faculty and students in higher education.  Get a taste of how you […]

Canvas Best Practice Webinar Series

The Canvas Best Practice Webinar Series is a series of free recorded webinars on Canvas-related topics and best practices; please check the website for upcoming live webinars as well. Date Ongoing Instructor Instructure staff Registration No WebAdvisor registration; please visit this site to find these free webinars.

Respondus 4.0 & StudyMate Author Licensing Course

This course is only open to CMC faculty and staff who wish to obtain the official one-year license through Colorado Mountain College for the Respondus 4.0 test authoring software and/or the Respondus StudyMate Author software,  an authoring tool that creates web-based learning activities and games that can be added to Canvas. Both are PC-only. Enrolling […]

A-Train Platform 2

Please note, there is a pre-requisite for the A-Train Platform 2 training: you must have received a passing grade of P (pass) for the A-Train training. You can verify that you have met this prerequisite by logging into Canvas, and then going into the course to view your grade and the course requirement for passing […]


Eligibility: only employees who are adjunct faculty who teach credit courses or ESL/GED courses at Colorado Mountain College are eligible for the A-Train. This is an required online workshop for adjunct faculty who teach credit courses or ESL/GED courses at Colorado Mountain College. After you register for the A-Train in WebAdvisor, you will be able […]