Class Schedule - Teacher Recertification Classes - Fall 2014

Symbol Type of Course
1
Regular Session
CS
Computer Seminars
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Distance Learning (Online)
NV
NOVA Shared Distance Learning Classes (Online)
HY
Hybrid Classes
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Dynamic & Short-Session Classes
GC
Greenfield Ed. & Training Center
FC
Franklin Center - Rocky Mount
Type CLS# SUB# - SEC Title Cred Room Location Days Times Inst. DYN Dates *Cur/ Max
Dynamic & Short Session
57509ART 195 - E1Intro to Collage
1
H211Humanities
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMLewis Allen11/07/14 - 11/15/14
2/30
H211Humanities
S
8:00 AM - 12:30 PMLewis Allen11/07/14 - 11/15/14
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This class is an Workforce Development class as well as a teacher recertification class. Please contact Mike Greer with questions. 857-6407
1
57579ART 295 - E1Topics in Art II
3
TBATBA
Su
1:00 AM - 4:00 AMTBA
CANCELLED
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This class is an Workforce Development class as well as a teacher recertification class and meets all semester. Please contact Mike Greer with questions. 857-6407
Dynamic & Short Session
26039EDU 114 - EY1 Driver Task Analysis
3
G105Thomas Ctr
W
6:00 PM - 9:00 PMHolly Moore09/10/14 - 12/17/14
4/30
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First night of class is 9-10-14 and will meet in G105 at the VWCC campus. Holly Moore will advise further as to when campus meetings will be in the future. Any questions please call Mike Greer 857-6407 Internet access required for this online course. This is a hybrid class delivered partially in the classroom and partially on the web. Proctored testing is provided for free at VWCC, the Franklin Center and the Greenfield Center. Students who live outside the VWCC service area may elect to take tests at non-VWCC sites. Students are responsible for paying any associated fees. See eLIT webpage for more information (http://www.virginiawestern.edu/elit/).
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
25550ITE 195 - F1Basic Office 2013 Skills
1
M306Bus Scienc
F
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMHomer Duff09/26/14
1/21
M306Bus Scienc
S
8:00 AM - 12:30 PMHomer Duff09/27/14
M306Bus Scienc
F
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMHomer Duff10/03/14
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Prerequisite: Basic keyboarding skills required. Note: College students are expected to be competent in the use of computers that will prepare one for enrollment in ITE 115. For students without a good background, this seminar will provide prerequisite knowledge and an introduction to Windows 7, Microsoft Word 2013, Microsoft Excel 2013, and Microsoft PowerPoint 2013.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
26146ITE 195 - F10Word & Powerpoint 2010vs.2013
1
M269Bus Scienc
Th
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMSandra Reeves09/11/14 - 09/25/14
3/21
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Prerequisite: None. Note: Course will compare the differences between Word 2010 and Word 2013, PowerPoint 2010 and PowerPoint 2013. If you previously used Word and PowerPoint 2010, and have upgraded to Office 2013, this seminar will help you to discover what is new. If you have Office 2010, but are thinking of upgrading to Office 2013, this seminar will help you to decide if upgrading is for you.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
26026ITE 195 - F11Classroom Content Curation
1
M306Bus Scienc
Th
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMMargaret Swecker10/09/14 - 10/23/14
4/21
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Prerequisite: Preferred knowledge or experience with MS Windows and keyboarding. Content: Sifting through information on the web can be a wild goose chase for you and your students. Content curation tools help you organize and make sense of the many web resources available. Participants in this class will explore a number of curation tools including Pinterest, Scoop.it, LiveBinders, EverNote, Diigo, Pearltrees and Storify and learn how these tools support information literacy and classroom instruction. This class will follow college closings for night classes.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
25445ITE 195 - F12Social Networking
1
M268Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMChristina Coffey09/12/14
5/21
M268Bus Scienc
S
8:00 AM - 12:30 PMChristina Coffey09/13/14
M268Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMChristina Coffey09/19/14
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Prerequisite: Preferred knowledge or experience with MS Windows and keyboarding. Content: Participants in this seminar will explore strategies for keeping up with progressing technology and learn how to build relationships with other educators across the globe using social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, Nings, Skype, and more. Participants will learn to organize and manage the settings in these resources, as well as harness the ideas shared by others to impact teaching and learning. Friday sessions follow college closings for night classes; Saturday sessions follow college closings for day classes.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
25446ITE 195 - F13Google Tools for Teachers I
1
M268Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMMargaret Swecker09/26/14
11/21
M268Bus Scienc
S
8:00 AM - 12:30 PMMargaret Swecker09/27/14
M268Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMMargaret Swecker10/03/14
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Prerequisite: Preferred knowledge or experience with MS Windows and keyboarding. Content: Did you know Google offers tools beyond its search engine? Participants in this course will learn to use Google Calendars, Documents, Sites, and custom web searches, and discover how they can be used to collaborate and streamline the teaching process. Friday sessions follow college closings for night classes; Saturday sessions follow college closings for day classes.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
25447ITE 195 - F14101 Activboard Tips & Tricks
1
M269Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMRebecca Mason10/03/14
3/21
M269Bus Scienc
S
8:00 AM - 12:30 PMRebecca Mason10/04/14
M269Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMRebecca Mason10/10/14
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Prerequisite: Participants should demonstrate proficiency in keyboarding skills, and the ability to organize and manage files. Participants need to feel confident switching between open programs and manipulating open windows. A strong familiarity with ActivInspire is needed to support the learning process. Content: This course explores the areas of ActivInspire not covered in the Beginner or Intermediate class. Emphasis is placed on the additional features offered in Inspire 1.4. A behind the scenes tour will have participants customizing their Inspire software to meet their needs of their audiences. The Activboard can be used for much more than making and sharing flipcharts. Come learn how to take your iPods, scanners and document cameras to a new level using the Activboard. 101 topics will be covered. Join us for a fast-paced fun Activlearning experience. Friday sessions follow college closings for night classes; Saturday sessions follow college closings for day classes.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
25448ITE 195 - F15Google Tools for Teachers 2
1
M268Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMChristina Coffey10/17/14
10/21
M268Bus Scienc
S
8:00 AM - 12:30 PMChristina Coffey10/18/14
M268Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMChristina Coffey10/24/14
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Prerequisite: Google Tools Teachers 1 or equivalent knowledge. Content: You know the basics and now it is time to fine tune your Google knowledge. Participants in this course will evaluate the resources available in Google Chrome, learn advanced tips for Google Drive, explore Google+ and other Google resources that support classroom instruction. Friday sessions follow college closings for night classes; Saturday sessions follow college closings for day classes.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
48385ITE 195 - F16Intermediate Activeinspire
1
M269Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMCourtney Jones11/14/14
1/21
M269Bus Scienc
S
8:00 AM - 5:30 PMCourtney Jones11/15/14
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Prerequisite: Intro to ActivInspire Content: You are familiar with the ACTIVInspire and are ready to take it to the next level! Participants in the Intermediate class will design and publish content-rich flipcharts, explore tool customization, object behavior, video and web linking, and more! Friday sessions follow college closings for night classes; Saturday sessions follow college closings for day classes.
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
48414ITE 195 - F17iLearn 2
1
M269Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMChristina Coffey12/05/14
4/18
M269Bus Scienc
S
8:00 AM - 12:30 PMChristina Coffey12/06/14
M269Bus Scienc
F
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMChristina Coffey12/12/14
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Prerequisite: Preferred knowledge or experience with MS Windows and iLearn 1 seminar . Content: Experience mobile devices in a project based environment. Participants in this seminar will explore digital books, delve deeper into creation apps, integrate audio and video activities into instruction and take QR Codes to the next level. iPod Touches and/or iPads will be available for use during class or participants are welcome to bring their own. Friday sessions follow college closings for night classes; Saturday sessions follow college closings for day classes.
HY
Dynamic & Short Session
CS
50007ITE 195 - HY1Tools for the 21st Century Edu
1
M319Bus Scienc
M
4:00 PM - 6:20 PMCourtney Jones10/13/14 - 10/27/14
1/21
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This is a hybrid class delivered partially in the classroom and partially on the web. Prerequisite: MANAGING WINDOWS SEMINAR or equivalent knowledge. Content: Tired of boring book reports or yet ANOTHER PowerPoint presentation? Participants in this course will evaluate free, easy-to-use web applications and learn how they can engage students with projects that take on a 21st century look. This seminar will follow college closings for night classes.