Sep 13, 2012

Developing a Mobile Learning Strategy

This is a webinar from skillsoft.

Fit mobile into your learning strategy

Is now the time to take the plunge into mobile learning, or should you wait for a more stable mobile landscape to emerge?

Join Skillsoft for a webinar that will provide you with a framework as you begin thinking about the challenges and opportunities for mobile learning within your organization. During the webinar you will learn:
The different devices suitable for different learning content types.
The difference between mobility and portability when applied to learning activities.

Pam Boiros, Vice President, Product Management Skillsoft® Books24x7®
Pam Boiros joined Skillsoft in 2000, as part of the Books24x7 organization, and she is currently responsible for the overall product and content strategy of the Books24x7 “On Demand” product line. She is the key architect and evangelist for inGenius™, Skillsoft’s social learning solution which has to date been adopted by over 300 organizations around the world.  Pam has also been involved with emerging mobile learning initiatives since the launch of the Books24x7 on the Go™ mobile solution in 2006. Pam holds an MBA from Babson College and a BS in Business Administration from Northeastern University.

Tim Hildreth, Director, Product Marketing, Skillsoft
Since joining SkillSoft in 2004, Tim has provided strategic direction for Skillsoft’s content technology products including courses, authoring tools, KnowledgeCenters, and the Skillsoft Leadership Advantage. Most recently, Tim has overseen the development of Skillsoft’s evolving mobile strategies.  Tim considers himself a life-long learner and teacher and has travelled extensively and lived abroad. He came to Skillsoft after 11 years in Product Marketing and other positions with Transparent Language, Inc., a leading provider of computer aided language-learning (CALL). He has a degree in Political Science from Williams College.

Date and time :
Wednesday, September 19
1- 2 p.m. EDT

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Giving with Purpose - Free Course

I advise every one to register to this course:

GivingwithPurpose is a short online course on effective charitable giving. provides funding for more than 30 courses on philanthropy and giving on campuses across the United States.

Now we are pleased to invite you to join the first-of-its-kind, free online course on effective charitable giving.

The course will be offered in early 2013. Pre-Register in order to receive course updates and speaker announcements.

Course Description
The course was created by one of our professors, Rebecca Riccio, Director of the experiential philanthropy program at Northeastern University and features:

Six (6) compact classes providing tools, information, and strategies to make your charitable giving more effective and rewarding, regardless of whether you are investing $10 or $10,000.
Interviews with well known national philanthropists and thinkers bring the course material to real life.
Interactive student exercises to reinforce learning.
Opportunities to connect with others using Google platforms such as Google+, Hangouts on Air, etc.
A certificate of completion for everyone who watches all six classes and successfully completes the student exercises.

Preview of the course :

Hoping to see you there .
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Power Searching with Google - Registration is open

This course is from the source : Google.
Searching the web is a must skill.

So Register to this valuable course:

Another live session of Power Searching with Google begins on September 24!

Register now to complete the course alongside a community of global participants and when the course begins you'll receive:

Access to community discussion forum
The opportunity to put your new skills to test with mid and post class assessments
Support from Google course staff
An official Power Searching with Google certificate upon completion


Pre-class assessment - available 2012-09-24
Class 1 - Introduction - available 2012-09-24
Class 2 - Interpreting results - available 2012-09-26
Class 3 - Advanced techniques - available 2012-09-28
Mid-class assessment available 2012-09-28, deadline 2012-10-10 11:59pm PT
Class 4 - Find facts faster - available 2012-10-01
Class 5 - Checking your facts - available 2012-10-03
Class 6 - Putting it all together - available 2012-10-05
Post-class assessment available 2012-10-05, deadline 2012-10-10 11:59pm PT

Do not miss this great chance.

The course link:

Hoping to see there.

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Digital Literacy Tour From Google

Google again and always.
This course is valuable for families.

Descriptions :
Google support the education of families on how to stay safe online. That's why Google have teamed up with online safety organization iKeepSafe to develop curriculum that educators can use in the classroom to teach what it means to be a responsible online citizen.

The curriculum is designed to be interactive, discussion filled and allow students to learn through hands-on and scenario activities. On this site you'll find a resource booklet for both educators and students that can be downloaded in PDF form, presentations to accompany the lesson and animated videos to help frame the conversation.

Workshop 1: Detecting Lies & Staying True
Video: Detecting Lies and Staying True
Instructor's Guidebook
Student Handouts
Presentation to accompany lesson

Workshop 2: Playing and Staying Safe Online
Video: Playing and Staying Safe Online
Video: Staying Safe on YouTube
Instructor's Guidebook
Student Handouts
Presentation to accompany lesson

Workshop 3: Steering Clear of Cyber Tricks

Video: Steering Clear of Cyber Tricks
Instructor's Guidebook
Student Handouts
Presentation to accompany lesson

As you can see there are many workshops, videos, guidebooks and more

Good time.

Adobe Captivate 6: Master Slides & Templates Free Seminar

Join Josh "Captian Captivate" Cavalier for this deep dive into how to use Captivate 6 Themes and building Captivate templates. He will cover the following:

What is a Captivate 6 Theme
The new Main Master Slide and Layouts
Object Styles
The Captivate 6 Template workflow
Adding your own brand
Using the Template
... and much more!

Date: Friday September 14, 2012
Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT

This is a free online seminar via Lodestone Live.