How to get help* with
Blackboard and educational technology:
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Use Palomar email address
(760) 744-1150 ext. 2862
Plan Your Professional Development for Fall 2013 Now
have published our training schedule for fall 2013.
Click here to see
the grid layout, and here
to see the detailed workshop descriptions and download a
PDF version. As usual we will be training on
Blackboard, WordPress, PowerPoint (using PowerPoint
2013), Online Teaching, Google Technology Tools, and
emphasizing the great work done by Palomar faculty.
Sign up for PD credit through the
Those who want focused Blackboard training can use our
system to make an appointment for one-on-one
training with one of our Blackboard system
Want a website or a blog? Try WordPress
easy way to create and maintain a web site or blog is
through WordPress. WordPress is theme-based, so all
the style and design is taken care of for you.
WordPress also features drag and drop widgets, so your side
and bottom bars can do useful things without you knowing how
to code. WordPress also features plugins, which you
can activate to add impressive capabilities to your web site
or blog with the click of a mouse. Once your site or
blog is set up, it is as simple as typing to add content.
If you would like some training on WordPress, contact Chris
Norcross at ext. 3225.
We recently updated our WordPress implementation to the
latest version, 3.5 "Elvin."
for a review of the major changes.
digital audio recorder to record your lectures and place
them in Blackboard? Need a
microphone? Want to try out an
or Tablet? We have all models of Kindles, Nexus 7
& 10, iPads, the Microsoft Surface, Chromebooks, and others.
Need a laptop for a presentation you are going to make?
Materials you checkout should be for your academic projects. Just click the Hardware
link in the menu bar above, then select the type of hardware
you are interested in for details.
Technology Spotlight: The
PowerPoint 2013 Series
2013 is here, and we are busy building a set of tutorials on
how to use PowerPoint 2013, from the ground up. Follow
subscribe to the blog, if you do not have a regular feed
reader, we recommend
for each in the series of text and video lessons on how to
use the new PowerPoint. Here are a few of the
PowerPoint 2013 titles published so far...