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Our higher education training shows professors, school administrators, and students how to make the most of technology in the classroom at a college level. Learn how to use systems like Moodle, Canvas, and Desire2Learn to run your online classroom; leverage technology like iPads; and even create ebooks.

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  • view course page for Universal Principles of Design

    A weekly series exploring over 50 core design concepts, from the 80/20 rule to storytelling, all based on Will Lidwell's landmark design books, Universal Principles of Design.

    45m 15s
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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.

    1h 47m
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  • view course page for Adobe Captivate Prime: First Look

    Get your first look at Captivate Prime, the new learning management system designed to integrate seamlessly with Adobe Captivate and take advantage of all the flexibility of the cloud.

    16m 14s
     
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  • view course page for Adobe Captivate 9 First Look

    Adobe Captivate 9 First Look with Pooja Jaisingh

    Get a first look at the new features and enhancements in Captivate 9, including Captivate Draft, Captivate Prime, multistate objects, and the Assets store.

    29m 28s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Study Skills Fundamentals

    Get tips for improving your reading speed and memory, creating detailed notes, and preparing for tests.

    1h 36m
    Beginner
     
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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 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 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 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 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 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 iPads in Education: Deploying Shared iPads

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

    2h 30m
    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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
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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
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  • view course page for Captivate 8 Essential Training

    Guides you through the features and tools of Captivate 8, while providing instructional-design tips for creating successful elearning and mobile learning projects.

    2h 37m
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  • view course page for Instructional Design Essentials: Adult Learners

    Make training successful for adult audiences with these instructional design best practices and techniques.

    45m 38s
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  • view course page for Articulate Storyline 2 First Look

    Get a first look at the most important (and most requested) new features in Articulate Storyline 2, including motion paths, Android support, seekbars, and negative scoring.

    26m 33s
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  • view course page for Articulate Studio Advanced Techniques

    Take your Articulate Studio training beyond the basics, with these advanced techniques.

    1h 39m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Google Classroom: First Look

    Get a first look at Classroom, the free LMS from Google, and learn how to create a course, add students, and send assignments.

    17m 18s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Instructional Design Essentials: Needs Analysis

    Learn how to conduct a needs analysis that will inform your instructional design process.

    1h 25m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Captivate Projects: Publishing for Mobile and the Web

    Learn how to publish Captivate projects for the web, mobile devices, or an LMS.

    2h 7m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Learning Management System (LMS) Fundamentals

    Discover what a learning management system is and how to use it to engage learners.

    41m 44s
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  • view course page for Instructional Design Essentials: Models of ID

    Exploring various methods of instructional design, including how to select a method and tips for implementing each method.

    36m 54s
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  • view course page for Adobe Captivate 8 First Look

    Learn about the new mobile authoring and elearning interactions available in Captivate 8.

    26m 44s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Instructional Design Essentials: Storyboarding

    Discover how to storyboard your elearning content and make course development more efficient.

    1h 14m
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  • view course page for Google Apps for Students

    Google Apps for Students with Aaron Quigley

    Discover how to use Google Apps to become more productive in class and after school.

    1h 13m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Office for Students

    Office for Students with Aaron Quigley

    Teaches K–12 and college students the basics of using Office for assignments, presentations, email, time management, and more.

    1h 14m
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  • view course page for Flipping the Classroom

    Flipping the Classroom with Aaron Quigley

    Discover how teachers are using online materials to flip their classrooms, push online learning at home, and focus class time on reinforcement and interaction.

    41m 48s
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  • view course page for Moodle 2.4 Essential Training

    Discover how to use Moodle 2.4 to create engaging online courses for K–12 and college settings and get your students excited about learning.

    2h 57m
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  • view course page for Moodle 2.5 Essential Training

    Discover how to use Moodle 2.5 to create engaging online courses for K–12 and college settings and get your students excited about learning.

    2h 55m
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  • view course page for Blackboard Essential Training

    Blackboard Essential Training with Patrick Crispen

    Get the Blackboard training you need to quickly enroll students and start creating and grading assignments.

    6h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Desire2Learn

    Discover how to build, administer, and transfer courses in the learning management system (LMS), Desire2Learn.

    2h 0m
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  • view course page for iPad Classroom: Creating a Research Project

    Learn how to create a classroom research project with the iPad and encourage collaboration among your students.

    45m 25s
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  • view course page for iPad Classroom Fundamentals

    iPad Classroom Fundamentals with Laurie Burruss

    Bring 21st century instruction techniques into the classroom with the iPad.

    2h 37m
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  • view course page for iBooks Author Essential Training

    Demonstrates how to use the Apple iBooks Author application to create and publish your own iBook, without extensive design or publishing experience.

    6h 3m
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