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Robin Schmid
Training Support Specialist
Phone: (585) 385-8409
Email: rschmid@sjfc.edu

Educational Technology

Documentation, training, and resources for faculty & students are available for the following technologies on the Educational Technology website.  Blackboard, Collaborate, ePortfolio, and Turnitin.

Technology Training

The OIT department offers a full schedule of training sessions that are published via email and on the Technology Training Events Calendar.

Customized Training Sessions

Contact Robin Schmid to schedule customized training sessions:
  • By department
  • For small groups
  • One-on-one

Technology Training Sessions

Google Docs, Drive & More

Tue., October 28, 2014 at 4:30 PM
Course Description: Faculty, staff and students have the ability to store documents online, share, and access documents from any computer with an internet connection. This free web-based tool allows us to work in real-time from anywhere. Did you know that SJFC provides each faculty, staff, and student with 30G of secure cloud storage? It's called Google Drive! Target Audience: Everyone Class Limit: 6 Register for this Session
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MS Excel 2013 - 10 New Awesome Features

Wed., October 29, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Course Description: The Start screen, left edge displays recently used worksheets and a list of templates appear and can be pinned. Flash Fill tool detects patterns and enters data that follows a pattern. Recommended Charts shows a subset of chart types that are appropriate to the data that is selected. The Quick Analysis tool shows a range of tools for analyzing the data. A click of a mouse key can create a meaningful PivotTable by using the Recommended PivotTables. Power View is integrated and is typically used for analyzing large quantities of data from external data sources. Sharing files and work with other people via SkyDrive, share a to-do list, event planning worksheet with social network. Target Audience: Intermediate Class Limit: 6 Register for this Session
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Analyzing Data Using PivotTables and PivotCharts

Thu., October 30, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Course Description: A PivotTable can quickly combine and compare data, enable you to select data in an interactive way. Each column of data becomes a field that can be used in a PivotTable. A PivotTable can automatically sort, count, and total the data from an Excel spreadsheet and create a second table displaying the summarized data. New features of 2010 include Show Values (a way to try out several different calculations), six new calculations, and the ability to turn on or off visual totals.

Target Audience: Intermediate (Faculty and staff) Class limit: 6 Register for this Session
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iPhone

Mon., November 03, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Course Description: This course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about the iPhone and what it can do. Even if you have been using an iPhone for a while you will pick up a trick or two! Target Audience: Everyone Class Limit: 6 Register for this Session
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MS Word 2013 - Easy Features Everyone Can Use

Wed., November 05, 2014 at 1:30 PM
Course Description: The new Design tab consolidates Themes, Colors, and Fonts into one tab. A new visual element added to the Document Formatting tool allows you to preview a document style before applying. Alignment Guides allow you to line up images and other object in a cinch. The new Read mode re-sizes a document to a full window with onscreen arrows to flip through pages. The Comment Reply button captures an entire discussion within a single comment box, allowing for smarter collaboration. Open and Edit PDF documents without the use of a third-party application and also edit data inside tables or move images around. With the Border Painter tool you can format a table by adding different width and style borders with ease. New table features allow you to add a new row and/or column to a table. Target Audience: Intermediate Class Limit: 6 Register for this Session
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MS OneNote 2013

Thu., November 06, 2014 at 1:30 PM
Course Description: OneNote allows users to collect, organize and share information in a non-traditional document format. Clip a screen shot, send a web page or an entire document to a notebook section with the improved Send to OneNote tool. Embed an Excel spreadsheet or a Visio diagram and update the data or drawing from OneNote. Insert an online picture directly from Flickr and other online service without saving the picture to your computer first. Integration with Outlook is improved; connect your notes directly to an Outlook meeting invitation. Target Audience: Intermediate Class Limit: 6 Register for this Session
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Livescribe Smartpen 3

Fri., November 07, 2014 at 1:30 PM
Course Description: Livescribe 3 Smartpen writes like a premium ballpoint pen and pairs with your tablet or smartphone. The Livescribe mobile app pairs with the Smartpen 3, instantly syncing everything you write on paper directly onto your iPhone/iPad.  Convert handwritten notes to text with a swipe!  
Compatible Devices: iPad 3rd and 4th Gen, iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5/5s/5c, iPod touch 5th Gen Target Audience: Everyone Class Limit: 6 Register for this Session
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