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At lynda.com, you can discover and master classroom technologies and practices, to help your students succeed. Dive into the latest education tools and explore how to use several of the most popular learning management systems in your classroom.

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  • view course page for Monday Productivity Pointers

    Self-contained tips on the latest online tools, such as Google Apps, Skype, YouTube, Mint.com, Etsy, and more.

    11h 21m
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  • view course page for Teacher Tech Tips

    Teacher Tech Tips with Oliver Schinkten

    Discover classroom technologies that can help educators be more efficient in planning lessons, delivering instruction, engaging and managing students, and grading. Get a new tech tip every Monday.

    51m 56s
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  • view course page for Information Literacy

    Information Literacy with Elsa Loftis

    Improve your information literacy. Learn about strategies for finding information—from a library, archive, database, or the Internet—and the ethics of using what you find.

    1h 48m
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  • view course page for Moodle Advanced Techniques

    Assess learning, communicate with students, and add more interactive elements to courses using the advanced features in Moodle.

    1h 13m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for MoodleCloud: First Look

    MoodleCloud: First Look with Oliver Schinkten

    Learn what MoodleCloud, the cloud hosting service from the people at Moodle, has in store for administrators who want to host elearning online.

    21m 45s
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  • view course page for Office for Mac 2016 New Features

    Take a look at all the features and enhancements in Microsoft's new Office for Mac 2016 suite.

    1h 31m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Moodle Administration Essential Training

    Learn to install and set up a Moodle site—even if you have no experience with servers or databases.

    3h 10m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Arduino

    Start programming interactive objects (everything from wearable tech to robots!) with Arduino open-source microcontrollers.

    1h 54m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Social Media in the Classroom

    Learn how to use common social media platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, Google, YouTube, and Flickr, to accelerate student learning.

    1h 55m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Captivate 8 Advanced Techniques

    Take your Captivate 8 elearning projects to the next level, with this set of advanced techniques.

    4h 18m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Google Drive Essential Training

    Learn about organizing, finding, and sharing files with Google Drive, the extremely popular cloud-based file storage and word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software.

    1h 29m
     
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  • view course page for Teaching Fundamentals: Project-Based Learning

    Explores the foundations of project-based learning, defining authentic learning and how project-based learning differs from "problem-based" learning.

    41m 50s
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  • view course page for Moodle 2.8 Essential Training

    Walk through all the steps to build an online class, add students, and manage assignments with Moodle 2.8.

    3h 34m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Lectora Online 2.0

    Start creating cloud-based training using Lectora Online, an elearning authoring tool that combines the power of Lectora Inspire with cloud collaboration tools.

    4h 42m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SAT Prep: Getting Started

    SAT Prep: Getting Started with Vince Kotchian

    Get your SAT prep off to a great start with these study and test-taking strategies. Veteran SAT tutor Vince Kotchian reviews the test format, study strategies, and sample questions from each section.

    1h 39m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Evernote

    Learn to harness the power of Evernote, the popular cloud-based note-taking and note-sharing tool.

    2h 17m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Captivate Projects: Quizzes

    Captivate Projects: Quizzes with Anastasia McCune

    Learn how to build and customize quizzes for elearning content with Captivate.

    3h 16m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for iPads in Education: Deploying 1:1 iPads

    Learn how to deploy iPads in schools using a 1:1 deployment model: providing each student with one iPad.

    2h 17m
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  • view course page for Creating Multimedia Learning

    Creating Multimedia Learning with Renaldo Lawrence

    Move teaching material into interactive and engaging multimedia presentations for differentiated and flipped learning.

    56m 59s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Canvas 2015

    Up and Running with Canvas 2015 with Oliver Schinkten

    Learn how to build a course, add students, and facilitate online learning with the Canvas LMS.

    2h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Creative Insights: Renaldo Lawrence on Elearning

    Renaldo Lawrence transformed his life from computer-illiterate teacher to an elearning leader, all for the sake of empowering students. In this inspiring interview, Renaldo shares how educators can add technology into their teaching.

    31m 33s
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  • view course page for iPads in Education: Deploying Shared iPads

    Walks through every step involved in setting up, deploying, and managing shared iPads in the classroom.

    2h 31m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Teaching with Technology

    Put the "tech" into your teaching. Learn how to use technology to enhance course design, lesson planning, presentations, in-class activities, assessments, and student achievement and engagement.

    2h 30m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Articulate Storyline 2

    Start building interactive online courses with Articulate Storyline 2, the popular elearning-authoring tool.

    4h 12m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Grant Writing for Education

    Learn how to write a grant proposal. Explore the process of finding, applying for, and being successful in seeking grant money for educational causes.

    1h 57m
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  • view course page for From Art Making to Art Thinking

    Learn how changing arts education to focus on "art thinking" can help students solve problems in a variety of fields.

    30m 21s
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  • view course page for Mike Hathorn: 3D Printing in the Classroom

    Find out how teacher Mike Hathorn is helping students transform from tech consumers to tech creators with a curriculum based on 3D modeling and printing.

    10m 18s
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  • view course page for Everyday Math Fundamentals

    Everyday Math Fundamentals with Vince Kotchian

    Explore common math problems in ways that relate to everyday life: calculating tips and taxes, comparing prices, figuring out volume and area, and even counting calories.

    2h 6m
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  • view course page for Office 365: Word Essential Training

    Learn to create, edit, and format documents with Microsoft Word and your Office 365 subscription.

    5h 6m
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  • view course page for Office 365: Outlook Essential Training

    Learn how to manage your inbox, calendar, contacts, and task list with Outlook 2013, and get the most out of your Office 365 subscription.

    3h 3m
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  • view course page for Office 365: PowerPoint Essential Training

    Office 365 subscribers: Learn how to create, edit, and share presentations with PowerPoint 2013.

    3h 17m
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  • view course page for Office 365: Excel Essential Training

    Learn how to use the Office 365 version of Excel to enter and organize data, use functions, and build charts and PivotTables.

    6h 32m
     
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  • view course page for Office 365: Access Essential Training

    Take a tour of the essential features of Access 2013, the database application included with every Office 365 subscription. Learn how to build a database with Access and store, organize, and access your data more efficiently.

    5h 4m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Adobe Presenter 10

    Learn to create interactive training videos, demonstrations, and video presentations with Adobe Presenter 10 and Adobe Presenter Video Express.

    3h 0m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Management Tips

    Management Tips with Todd Dewett

    Get two new management tips every week and learn to improve communication, increase motivation, deal with conflict, and build better relationships.

    5h 26m
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  • view course page for 100 Courses and Counting: David Rivers on Elearning

    Get an inside look at what goes into a lynda.com course. We interview David Rivers, author of 100+ lynda.com titles, about his course-creation process and his career as an elearning expert.

    8m 22s
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  • view course page for Teacher Tips

    Teacher Tips with Aaron Quigley

    Weekly tips keep you up to date with the latest educational technology, help you become more efficient in the classroom, and increase student achievement.

    8h 26m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with SCORM and Tin Can API

    How do you get elearning content into your LMS? Find out how to bridge the gap with SCORM and the Tin Can API.

    1h 0m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Improving Your Memory

    Improving Your Memory with Paul Nowak

    Improve your memory with these fascinating (and proven!) memorization techniques.

    1h 29m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Captivate Projects: Drag-and-Drop Interactions

    Create engaging elearning content with the drag-and-drop interactions in Adobe Captivate 8.

    1h 27m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Speed Reading Fundamentals

    Learn how to read faster. Improve your reading speed and comprehension with these proven speed-reading techniques.

    58m 4s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Top 5 Speed Reading Tips

    Improve your reading speed and comprehension (fast) with these top five speed-reading tips.

    6m 52s
    Beginner
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  • view course page for The Neuroscience of Learning

    The Neuroscience of Learning with Britt Andreatta

    Understand how the neuroscience of learning can help educators and learners alike tap into hidden potential.

    1h 4m
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  • view course page for Instructional Design Essentials: Working with SMEs

    Discover how to set up and maintain productive relationships with subject matter experts, and deliver engaging instructional content based on their expertise.

    59m 38s
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  • view course page for Captivate Projects: Mobile and Responsive Design

    Get techniques for creating and publishing mobile-friendly, interactive Captivate projects.

    3h 49m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Teaching Fundamentals: Data-Driven Instruction

    Learn how to collect and analyze student data to measure the success of your teaching and address learning gaps.

    1h 23m
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  • view course page for Screencasting Fundamentals

    Discover the fundamentals of screencasting and elearning, and compare the most popular tools, including Captivate, Articulate Studio, Articulate Storyline, Lectora, and Camtasia.

    3h 45m
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  • view course page for Instructional Design Essentials: Creating Video Training

    Learn the tips, tricks, and teaching techniques to create successful, engaging video training.

    1h 11m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Gamification of Learning

    Learn how incorporating a sense of play into your classroom or elearning environment can make your content more engaging and help students retain more information.

    2h 16m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Office for Educators

    Office for Educators with Aaron Quigley

    Learn to reduce your workload, streamline grading and lesson planning, and share resources with students and other teachers with Microsoft Office.

    2h 45m
    Appropriate for all
     
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