BYTE Week Offers Time to Build Technology and Teaching Expertise

Posted: May 5, 2004 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Faculty and staff are invited to take advantage of free training during BYTE Week, May 10-14. Six new workshops are being offered along with a number of returning favorites. New workshop tracks in Microsoft Office XP Fundamentals and Graphic Creation, Manipulation, and Animation are also available.

The new workshops offered this season are:

Using Style Sheets and Templates to Manage Web Sites

Push-Button Publishing: Educational Uses of Weblogs

Teaching with Townhall (for experienced users)

PowerPoint XP: Software Application Strategies for Teaching

Beginning Adobe Photoshop Elements

Windows XP Computer Security

Returning workshops include web authoring, creating and manipulating graphics, interactive multimedia, desktop publishing, Microsoft Office XP applications, computer security, and web accessibility.

Faculty and staff can earn certificates of completion and Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for the new workshop tracks offered by the ITU Training Council. More information is available here or by calling the Instructional Resource Center at 703-993-3141. Register for workshops at the Information Technology Unit (ITU) site. For those who have not registered online before, instructions for opening an account are online.

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