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QR Codes for Learning? YES!

________________________________________ You are invited to attend a live ONLINE session using the Blackboard Collaborate Tool. “QR Codes for Learning? YES!” Wednesday, October 24, 2012 12 noon – 1 pm (Pacific) FREE! You and your students are seeing them everywhere. QR … Continue reading

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WORKSHOP: Palomar College’s Best Practices Checklist (for Online Classes)

____________________________________________________ HANDS-ON WORKSHOP with Barb Kelber (TERB) and Greg Gushansky (Curriculum Committee) Wednesday, 9/26/12, 3 – 5 pm in LL 109 (PD # 312 – 2 Professional Development hours) This checklist, developed by the Academic Technology Committee in collaboration with … Continue reading

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PANEL: Online Showcase

_____________________________ PANEL: Online Showcase Haydn Davis, Kelley Falcone, Gregg Kelley, Wade Rollins, Al Trujillo Wednesday, 9/19/12, 3 – 5 pm MD 221 (2 PD hours PD # 309) Curious about what your colleagues are doing in their online classes? A … Continue reading

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PANEL: Hybrid and Flipped Alternatives

___________________________________________________________________ Wednesday, 9/12/12, 3 – 5 pm   Palomar College, MD 322 Many educators are experimenting with the idea of a flipped classroom model. Find out what it is and why everyone’s talking about it. There is no “ONE” model for … Continue reading

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PANEL: Students Share Online Experiences

PANEL: Students Share Online Experiences Friday, 9/7/12, 9 – 11 am in MD 322 (PD # 306 – 2 Professional Development hours) Have you talked with your students about their online learning experiences? Whether your answer is “Yes” or “No,” … Continue reading

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FREE eReader Clinic!

____________________________________________________________________ Learn how to download digital media from the library to your Kindle, iPad, laptop, etc. San Diego Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Branch Library 9005 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA 92123-2312 Tuesday, 8/21/12 6 – 8 pm. San Diego AAUW sponsor.  … Continue reading

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QR Codes for Learning? YES!

We shall be conducting a hands-on workshop on QR codes.   Wednesday, 22 August, 2012, 3 – 4 pm    Palomar College LL 109 You and your students are seeing them everywhere. QR codes. You have probably used them to … Continue reading

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Why use Graphics…. and Multimedia? Online Class.

Why use Graphics…. and Multimedia? Online –  available Wednesday, 2/15/12 PD CODE 16 (2 PD hours) By delivering content with optimal message design, we can improve comprehension. In this online session, you will see what research tells us about the … Continue reading

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“Strategies for Retention in Online Classes” WORKSHOP

WORKSHOP: Strategies for Retention in Online Classes Wednesday, 2/8/12, 3 – 5  LL 109 (Palomar College, San Marcos, CA) (2 PD hours) The flexibility of online learning attracts many students who already are facing many challenges. What strategies can we … Continue reading

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Why the Arts Matter

Why the Arts Matter While we are actively promoting STEM programs to encourage girls to enter studies and careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (and so we should!), we are facing drastic budget cuts in education for arts and … Continue reading

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