Technology Workshop Descriptions

Bellow is a list of workshops that the Innovative Center has offered. Many may be offered in the current semester. Please visit the ILC Training Registration page to register for upcoming workshops.

If you are interested in a workshop that is not scheduled, please drop us an email so we can add it to our schedule or arrange other training.

Effective Presenting

  • Why use presentation software
  • Text vs Image•Animation
  • Pacing
  • Setting the stage
  • Incorporating media
  • Podcasting

Intelligent Testing

  • Principles of intelligent testing
  • Assignments in MyTulane
  • SafeAssign
  • Tests in MyTulane
  • Adaptive release

Introduction to Microsoft Excel
Learn the basics to get the most out of MS Excel.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Learn the basics to get the most out of MS PowerPoint.

Introduction to Microsoft Word
Learn the basics to get the most out of MS Word, including:

  • Word's user interface
  • Using templates
  • Opening, closing & printing Word documents
  • Formatting text
  • Document reviewing tools

Keeping Organized

  • Saving files properly
  • Sorting and organizing
  • E-mail saving
  • Exchange Calendar and contacts, Mail Merge
  • GoogleDocs

Making the Grade

  • How to grade in a social environment
  • Gradebook in MyTulane
  • Build a gradebook in Excel
  • Grading a Wiki
  • Grading portfolio work as a whole

Student Feedback and Review

  • Wikis (mediawiki and MyTulane)
  • Document sharing (MyTulane and GoogleDocs)
  • Versioning in MyTulane
  • Surveys and Likert Scale questions
  • Student self description of learning
  • Using feedback to improve teaching/testing

Welcome to MyTulane

  • My content
  • Organizations
  • Course content
  • Upload a syllabus
  • Making a course active
  • Announcements

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