Tools

Inclusive Design Demonstration with Ally

August 19, 2019, 1:30pm
Please join us for a demonstration of an inclusive design tool within bCourses, called Ally. Ally helps make course content more accessible by allowing students and instructors to convert files to HTML, EPUB, electronic braille, MP3 (audio), and over 30 translated languages.
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Course Content Accessibility

The AIS and Berkeley Resource Center for Online Education (BRCOE) are excited to offer workshops on creating accessible online content and downloadable files.  These workshops provide opportunities for hands-on participation and result in the creation of accessible content in the following platforms:

Publish Digital Books & Open Educational Resources with Pressbooks

May 6, 2019, 11:00am
If you're looking to self-publish work of any length and want an easy-to-use tool that offers a high degree of customization, allows flexibility with publishing formats (EPUB, MOBI, PDF), and provides web-hosting options, Pressbooks may be great for you.
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Google Higher Education Workshop

April 10, 2019, 1:00pm
Come learn from Google's Higher Education team about new products for collaboration and communicating, as well as tips and tricks for getting the most out of Google Drive, docs, mail, and calendar. This two-hour, interactive session allows you to get hands on with Tour Creator, a new virtual reality creation tool; Jamboard, an interactive whiteboard that works for remote collaboration; and other products.
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Resources for Teaching with MATLAB/Simulink

April 11, 2019, 12:00pm
Faculty and Staff are invited to join with engineers from The Mathworks, makers of Matlab, for a noon-time discussion on "Resources for Teaching with MATLAB/Simulink."
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Adobe PowerPoint

February 20, 2019, 1:00pm
This workshop demonstrates how to use an accessible PowerPoint template...
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Adobe PowerPoint

February 14, 2019, 1:00pm
This workshop demonstrates how to use an accessible PowerPoint template...
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Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat Tips and Tricks

February 7, 2019, 10:00am
Come learn new tips and tricks that will help you create Word files and export them to Adobe Acrobat. Focus is on using Styles to properly format documents and make global changes at the click of a button. Also, learn how to use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) within your Adobe Acrobat files so...
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Digital Learning Platforms for Data Science Education

March 7, 2019, 12:00pm
Learn about how data science classes are leveraging Jupyter Notebooks and JupyterHub for instruction at scale. Get an overview of data science pedagogy and a hands-on demonstration of data science instructional methods.
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Gradescope for New and Advanced Instructors

February 12, 2019, 1:00pm
Have you heard about Gradescope and want to learn about how you can use it in your class? Have you used Gradescope in the past and want to hear about new functionality like bubble sheets? Want to get started but not sure where to scan your assignments? Join us for an intro to Gradescope, followed by Gradescope office hours where you can bring your questions to the developers and ETS service team.
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