May BYTE Week Approaches

Posted: May 4, 2005 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

New workshops offered this spring for faculty and staff during Build Your Technology and Teaching Expertise (BYTE) Week, May 16-20, include WebCT Course Management Tools 4.1 (new version); Emerging Technology Primer: The Hype Cycle, RSS/Blogs and Podcasting; Ethics of File Sharing; and Computer Accessories: Pen Tablets, Digital Styluses, and Tablet PCs.

Other workshops cover EndNote, copyright (fair use and TEACH Act), web authoring, web accessibility, creating and manipulating graphics, interactive multimedia using Flash, desktop publishing, and Microsoft Office 2003 applications.

The Information Technology Unit Training Council offers four workshop tracks for which faculty and staff can earn certificates of completion and Continuing Education Units (CEUs): Planning and Creating a Web Site; Teaching with Online Tools; Microsoft Office Fundamentals; and Graphic Creation, Manipulation, and Animation. For more information, see the web site, or contact DoIT’s Instructional Resource Center at 703-993-3141.

For an updated workshop schedule, click here. To register for workshops, visit If you have not registered online before, obtain instructions for opening an account by clicking here.

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