Faculty/Staff Professional Growth Schedule

The following information contains dates and times for Professional Growth opportunities offered by the Division of Educational Technology.

All training will take place in Building D, Room 210 unless otherwise noted. For further information, or to RSVP, please email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

* Completion of all three modules is required prior to acquiring Instructor status in Blackboard.
** Completion of this training is mandatory for all online instructors.

Blackboard Training

All new full-time faculty are REQUIRED to take Blackboard training

Blackboard Training is a fully online course.

Click here for a complete description of training.

R.S.V.P. to Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

Brown Bag Eat and Meet

Bring your lunch & join us to discuss various e-learning topics.

Topic: “Best Practices in Utilizing Multimedia in the Online Environment”

When: TBA
Time: TBA

R.S.V.P. to Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

Blackboard Text Box Editor Training

Click here for a complete description of training.

When: TBA
Time: TBA

Bring your Course Section Information Sheet (CSIS) and Course Syllabus in digital format on CD or flash drive. No floppy disks, please!

R.S.V.P. to Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

Camtasia Studio Training

Click here for a complete description of training. Note: Seating is limited.

Part I: Basic

When: TBA
Time: TBA

Part II: Advanced

Must complete Camtasia Basic prior to attending Advanced

When: TBA
Time: TBA

Parts I and II: Basic and Advanced

When: TBA
Time: TBA

R.S.V.P. Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

Utilizing Blackboard's Discussion Board Effectively

MANDATORY for all online faculty.

Click here for a complete description of training.

When: TBA
Time: TBA

R.S.V.P. Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email kgay@bpcc.edu or ccameron@bpcc.edu

Protecting the Integrity of Your Online Exams

Click here for a complete description of training.

When: TBA
Time: TBA

For more information, please call the Division of Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

PowerPoint Basics - Getting Started

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When: TBA
Time: TBA

Please bring a flash drive or blank CD to save your PowerPoint file.

For more information, please call the Division of Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

PowerPoint - Advanced Tools

Click here for a complete description of training.

When: TBA
Time: TBA

Please bring an existing PowerPoint file on a flash drive or CD-ROM.

For more information, please call the Division of Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

Quality Matters (QM) How to Ace Your Next Online Course Evaluation

MANDATORY for all new online faculty.

Click here for a complete description of training.

When: TBA
Time: TBA

For more information, please call the Division of Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.

SoftChalk

Click here for a complete description of training.

When: TBA
Time: TBA

For more information, please call the Division of Educational Technology at 318-678-6023 or email ccameron@bpcc.edu.