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Training

The School of Education is willing to offer a variety of one-on-one and group training and enrichment opportunities to support the use of technology in teaching. If you are interested in a session being offered please email soehelp@syr.edu.

ITS also offers various presentations and  training sessions that can be found on the OLS and ITS Learning websites. SU also offers online video courses in conjunction with Lynda.com.

Previous Training Sessions

Everything You Wanted to Know About iPads
An interactive workshop designed to unlock all the functionality of your iPad!

  • Setting up an iPad
  • Customizing an iPad
  • “Must-have” apps
  • Accessibility features 
  • Recommended accessories
  • Strategies for use

End/Begining of Semester Blackboard Walk-In Help
We offer several walk-in help sessions for any Blackboard questions, issues, assistance that you may have as the semesters wrap up.  Below are a few Blackboard topics we’ve been getting some questions about:

  • Exporting grades from blackboard for import into MySlice
  • Using Blackboard for student feedback
  • Setting up and Customizing Your Spring Courses
  • Using Blackboard Gradebook
  • Uploading content into blackboard
  • Setting up Assignments in Blackboard
  • Merging multiple sections or cross-listed courses