Innovations in Teaching and Learning Professional Development Training Schedule

CMC instructors and staff are invited to attend any session, at any location. These trainings are not open to students or the public. Please register for these trainings via WebAdvisor. Questions about these courses? Please contact the Office of Innovations in Teaching and Learning.
Problems registering? Check out our registration video tutorial, or ask for the Office of Innovations to register you; or you can contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 1-866-642-0495. Please check back frequently for new additions!

Self-Paced Trainings

Current Professional Development Training Calendar

Sep
29
Thu
Webex Presenter Tips Webinar
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for this live webinar to learn valuable guidance and tips for leading a WebEx session. Whether you are working with colleagues or students, take the stress out of presenting to your audience! We will cover:

  • Using WebEx via Basecamp or via a Canvas course to schedule a session to record
  • how to speak, share your screen, work with the virtual whiteboard, and upload a PowerPoint to display
  • the different roles in a WebEx session and which role is the right role for the job
  • Managing your recordings and sharing them.

This training will be held via a WebEx web conference. Use this link to join: https://coloradomtn.webex.com/coloradomtn/k2/j.php?MTID=tabaaa01579accd222d474d53707be15d

Alternately, visit coloradomtn.webex.com; do not log in; and input this session number: 921 113 315.

Trouble joining the web conference? Faculty, students, and staff can call 970-384-8790 or Cisco WebEx’s 24/7 technical support line at 1-866-229-3239.  Instructions on how to get help with WebEx are online here.

WebAdvisor Registration Information

Please register for this training via WebAdvisor using the following information: 16/FA TRN901 CS116 (SYN: 01952) Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 01952.
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.

Oct
3
Mon
Canvas and Webex at CMC Dillon @ CMC Dillon, Room 011
Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us for this workshop at the Dillon campus in the computer lab, room 011. Faculty, come learn how to utilize Cisco’s WebEx, CMC’s new web conferencing tool, via your Canvas courses. In this workshop we will get you started with the basics of using WebEx in a Canvas course including:

  • activating your WebEx account so everything is ready for use in Canvas courses
  • accessing WebEx via Basecamp versus accessing WebEx via your Canvas courses: what the differences are
  • how to schedule WebEx web conferences in a Canvas course
  • how to view WebEx recordings and share them in a Canvas course
  • how to invite a guest to your Canvas course’s WebEx web conference
  • how to chat, speak, share your screen, work with the virtual whiteboard, and manage participants in a WebEx web conference
  • tips and guidance for a successful experience

We will wrap up with Q & A about WebEx and Canvas.

This training will be held in-person at CMC Dillon with Office of Innovations staff.

WebAdvisor Registration Information

Please register for this training via WebAdvisor using the following information: 16/FA TRN901 CS102 (SYN: 01938). Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 01938.
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.

Webex Presenter Tips at CMC Dillon @ CMC Dillon, Room 011
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us for this workshop at the Dillon campus in the computer lab, room 011, to learn valuable guidance and tips for leading a WebEx session. Whether you are working with colleagues or students, take the stress out of presenting to your audience! We will cover:

  • Using WebEx via Basecamp or via a Canvas course to schedule a session to record
  • how to speak, share your screen, work with the virtual whiteboard, and upload a PowerPoint to display
  • the different roles in a WebEx session and which role is the right role for the job
  • Managing your recordings and sharing them.

This training will be held in-person at CMC Dillon with Office of Innovations staff.

WebAdvisor Registration Information

Please register for this training via WebAdvisor using the following information: 16/FA TRN901 CS113 (SYN: 01949) Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 01949.
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.

Oct
4
Tue
WebEx in Outlook at CMC Breckenridge @ CMC in Breckenridge, Room 146
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Faculty and staff, you are invited to join us for this workshop at the Breckenridge campus in room 146. We will cover how to integrate WebEx into your Outlook email software, so this workshop is relevant for anyone who has a CMC-issued work computer with the Outlook software installed. (Note: what we are covering in this workshop will not work with CMC webmail.)

Learn how to easily add a WebEx session to your Microsoft Outlook meeting invitation and how to launch a meeting instantly using the WebEx button in your Microsoft Office applications. This workshop will include:

  • how to download and install WebEx Productivity Tools
  • how to schedule a WebEx meeting through Outlook
  • how to launch a WebEx meeting from Outlook
  • an additional 15 minutes of Q&A (optional)

 

WebAdvisor Registration Information
16/FA TRN901 CS94 (SYN: 01929)
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor. Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 01929.
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.

WebEx Overview at CMC Breckenridge @ CMC in Breckenridge Room 146
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Join us for this workshop at the Breckenridge campus in room 146 that will cover:

  • an overview of WebEx at CMC
  • Various ways to access WebEx
  • Types of WebEx sessions you can create
  • Quotas for storage
  • Upcoming additional WebEx options
  • How to learn more

This training will be held in-person at CMC Breckenridge with Office of Innovations staff.

WebAdvisor Registration Information

Please register for this training via WebAdvisor using the following information: 16/FA TRN901 CS84 (SYN: 01919). Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 01919.
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.

Webex Presenter Tips at CMC Breckenridge @ CMC in Breckenridge, Room 146
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for this workshop at the Breckenridge campus in room 146 to learn valuable guidance and tips for leading a WebEx session. Whether you are working with colleagues or students, take the stress out of presenting to your audience! We will cover:

  • Using WebEx via Basecamp or via a Canvas course to schedule a session to record
  • how to speak, share your screen, work with the virtual whiteboard, and upload a PowerPoint to display
  • the different roles in a WebEx session and which role is the right role for the job
  • Managing your recordings and sharing them.

This training will be held in-person at CMC Breckenridge with Office of Innovations staff.

WebAdvisor Registration Information

Please register for this training via WebAdvisor using the following information: 16/FA TRN901 CS113 (SYN: 01949) Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 01949.
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.

Oct
5
Wed
Canvas Gradebook & SpeedGrader Overview Webinar
Oct 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

This 90 minute webinar introduces participants to the Canvas Gradebook and SpeedGrader tools. This training assumes that participants already have some experience using Canvas, or have taken Canvas: Basics Online or another Canvas training. This training will address:

  • the kinds of graded items that Canvas offers
  • creating graded items and how to utilize the “publish” and “unpublish” options correctly
  • features of the Gradebook such as muting, messaging
  • demonstration of how to use the Canvas SpeedGrader to grade various kinds of assignments, graded Discussions, and Quizzes
  • Assignment Groups and how to create a weighted total or provide extra credit

This webinar will conclude with Q&A.

This training will be held via a WebEx web conference. To join us, visit coloradomtn.webex.com; do not log in; and input this session number: 922 229 097.

Trouble joining the web conference? Faculty, students, and staff can call 970-384-8790 or Cisco WebEx’s 24/7 technical support line at 1-866-229-3239.  Instructions on how to get help with WebEx are online here.

WebAdvisor Registration Information

Please register for this training via WebAdvisor using the following information: 16/FA TRN901 CS64 (SYN: 01628) Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 01628.
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.

Oct
18
Tue
Turnitin and Canvas Webinar
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Thanks for your interest in Turnitin, the plagiarism detection and deterrent tool available for all CMC instructors via their Canvas courses, accompanied by GradeMark, a suite of markup tools, and PeerMark, for peer review assignments. In this live webinar we will offer information to guide instructors interested in using Turnitin in their Canvas courses. This webinar will also cover best practices for using Turnitin and the upcoming rebranding in 2017 of Turnitin to Feedback Studio. We will cover:

  • how instructors can create Assignments that connect to Turnitin
  • how to grade student submissions
  • rubrics and Turnitin in Canvas courses
  • the changes from Turnitin to Feedback Studio, which will arrive in January 2017
  • tips for success with Turnitin

We will wrap up the webinar with Q & A about Turnitin and Canvas. This webinar will be held via a WebEx web conference.
Visit coloradomtn.webex.com, do not log in, and input this number:  921 361 811.
We do plan on recording this webinar for those unable to attend.

Trouble joining the web conference? Faculty, students, and staff can call 970-384-8790 or Cisco WebEx’s 24/7 technical support line at 1-866-229-3239.  Instructions on how to get help with WebEx are online here.

WebAdvisor Registration Information
16/FA TRN901 CS10 (SYN: 82129)
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor. Or ask us to register you! Use SYN number 82129.
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.

Contact the Office of Innovations in Teaching and Learning any time at innovations@coloradomtn.edu.