Faculty Development

Creating digital learning objects

This workshop is designed teach participants how to create new digital learning materials as well as to convert current learning materials into a digital format.
Registration limited to 6 participants
Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • create a dynamic sign-up sheet in which students can sign-up for research topics, groups, equipment, appointments, presentation dates, etc…
  • use the KV Content system to deliver course materials and templates, or to provide students with common work space areas
  • save documents, audio & video files to the KV content system and link to them from your KV course
  • scan images and scan a document that can be edited or changed
  • save a MS Word document as a PDF or create a PDF using your department’s new MFP (Multi-function printer)
  • upload a podcast to your KV course
  • create a learning unit for your KV course

No sessions currently scheduled.

Dreamweaver: Introduction to creating & editing web pages (for faculty & instructors)

This faculty development workshop focuses on the basics for using Adobe Dreamweaver to create and edit web pages. Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • define a web site
  • add pages
  • format text
  • insert images, video & sound
  • add hyperlinks
  • create tables

Prerequisite: None
Emphasis: Academic

 

No sessions currently scheduled.

Fireworks: Introduction to editing images and creating graphics

This workshop focuses on the basics for using Adobe Fireworks as not only an editing tool, but also a graphic creation tool. Participants will learn how to:

  • create and edit images
  • create web buttons and simple graphics
  • compress an image for easy web accessibility
  • apply animation

Prerequisite: None
Emphasis: Academic

No sessions currently scheduled.

New Faculty Orientation (IT)

This orientation session is for faculty and instructors who are new to Calvin College. It is usually scheduled as part of the New Faculty Orientation sponsored by the Provost’s office.

Audience: Academic

No sessions currently scheduled.