ITS Training Topics

Interested in upgrading your tech skills or adding new technologies to enhance or upgrade your courses? Information Technology Services offers a wide range of training topics for both faculty and staff. The dates, times, and locations are listed in the techwiki.uri.edu–just use the word Training in the search bar in the upper right corner. An article will open with links to the training topics sorted by date or topic.

New topics for this semester include:

  • Basic Photoshop
  • Rethinking How You Deliver Course Materials: Sakai Lessons Tool
  • Clickers Too Expensive for Your Students? How to Use Google Forms as a Polling Substitute
  • Audio Feedback for Student Papers: A Different Way to Provide Feedback
  • Khan Academy Overview
  • How to Let Students Book Your Time in Google Calendar

Most topics are available in both face-to-face and WebEx format at different times. Or if you prefer, training could be arranged for a group. Contact Mary Fetherston at fether@uri.edu to schedule.

ITS continues WordPress Help Clinics on most Wednesdays (excluding holidays or days when URI classes are not in session) from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Surge Building Computer Lab, Room 202. There is no need to pre-register. Just drop by with your questions. Please visit the URI WordPress Users Forum at http://web.uri.edu/wpusers/ for details.