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October 2012

Training Workshops

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*****REGISTRATION NEEDED. Please complete forms by October 5th. **********

If you have questions about the training or this form, please contact Vicki Dunnam @ 793-4987 or email dunnam.vicki@mcm.edu


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October 2012 Schedule

Indicate each session you wish to attend. These sessions are offered in both the morning and afternoon to give you an opportunity to choose one that fits your schedule.

 

Tues, Oct 9


WORKSHOPS

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WORKSHOP: RUBRIC GRADING

DATE: Tuesday, October 9

LOCATION: School of Education Room 208

8:30 am to 9:30 am

9:30 am to 10:30 am

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Rubric Grading - Timely feedback is a critical component of any course. Learners need to know what they did well, and what they need to improve upon. Timely feedback is much more useful than delayed feedback. Moodle has now incorporated rubrics as a feedback and grading mechanism for assignments. This presentation will introduce you to rubrics--how to construct them and how to use them in Moodle 2.x.


Wed, Oct 10


WORKSHOPS

 

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WORKSHOP: MOODLE LAYOUT, FILES, AND ATTENDANCE

DATE: Wednesday, October 10

LOCATION: School of Education Room 208

9:00 am to 10:00 am

10:00 am to 11:00 am

11:00 am to 12:00 pm

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

MOODLE LAYOUT, FILES, AND ATTENDANCE - In this workshop, you will discover the features and functionalities of the new Moodle 2.3 version. A different layout is one of the many changes seen in Moodle. Learn how to quickly add files and do attendance.


Thur, Oct 11


WORKSHOPS

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WORKSHOP: IMPORT QUESTIONS

DATE: Thursday, October 11

LOCATION: School of Education Room 208

8:30 am to 9:30 am

9:30 am to 10:30 am

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Import Questions - See how to import questions from publisher testbanks or your own created exams using Word. The question bank allows you a great deal of flexibility when importing questions.


Fri, Oct 12


WORKSHOPS

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WORKSHOP: QUIZZES

DATE: Friday, October 12

LOCATION: School of Education Room 208

9:00 am to 10:00 am

11:00 am to 12:00 pm

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Moodle Quizzes - See some of the new featues for Quiz in Moodle 2.x Questons can be flagged by the students for viewing during quiz. The Quiz activity module allows the teacher to design and build quizzes consisting of a large variety of question types, including multiple choice, true-false, and short answer questions. These questions are kept in the question bank and can be re-used in different quizzes.


Mon, Oct 15,


WORKSHOPS

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WORKSHOPS: Conditional Activities in Moodle 2.x

DATE: Monday, October 15

LOCATION: School of Education Room 208

9:00 am to 10:00 am

10:00 am to 11:00 am

11:00 am to 12:00 pm

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Conditional Activities in Moodle 2.x - Conditional activities enable teachers to restrict the availability of any activity according to certain conditions such as dates, grade obtained, or activity completion.


Tues, Oct 16


WORKSHOPS

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WORKSHOPS: GRADEBOOK

DATE: Tuesday, October 16

LOCATION: School of Education Room 208

8:30 am to 9:30 am

9:30 am to 10:30 am

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Gradebook - Learn how to enter grades, override grades and categorize grades in the gradebook. Learn how to sort students by name, move grade columns and add a column to the gradebook.

Thur, Oct 18


WORKSHOPS

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WORKSHOP: SCHEDULER

DATE: Thursday, October 18

LOCATION: School of Education Room 208

8:30 am to 9:30 am.

9:30 am to 110:30 am

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Scheduler- Learn how to use scheduler to schedule time with students for advising. The Scheduler module helps you in scheduling appointments with your students. Learn how to specify time slots for meetings, students then choose one of them on Moodle. Learn how to record the outcome of the meeting - and optionally a grade - within the scheduler.