Learning with Lynda.com
All Fredonia students, faculty, and staff can now access the complete Lynda.com library by logging in with their Fredonia eServices' username and password. Connect by visiting http://lil.fredonia.edu.
Here are a few courses that we thought might jump start your learning.
|How to Use Lynda.com||Learn how to find the training you need, and use special library features such as bookmarks, playlists, notes, transcripts, certificates of completion, FAQs, and more.|
|Secretarial/Clerical Group||Course videos based on the needs assessment of the clerical/secretarial group.|
|Monday Productivity Pointers||Pointers on using Microsoft Office and Google platforms to learning social networking skills and discovering the most useful apps for your iPhone or Android device.|
|Happiness Tips||Get a new happiness tip every Monday to help you live a happier life.|
|Becoming a Good Mentor||Becoming a mentor gives you a way to share your wisdom and knowledge with someone less experienced.|
|Writing in Plain English||Writing that is clear and straightforward, targeted at the appropriate reading level, and free of jargon, wordiness, and clichés.|
|Universal Principles of Design||Illustrates one design principle every other week, ranging from the tried and true (the 80/20 rule) to concepts that you may not have ever heard in a design context (Ockham's razor or crowd intelligence.)|
|Time Management Tips||Improve your productivity, get things done and find more time for what's most important.|
Explore how to get the most out of Google Suite of products (Gmail, Google Docs, Google Sites, Google Calendar) all through the lens of working inside an educational institution.
Google Calendar - An in-depth look at google calendar. Length: 1h 42m.
Google Calendar II - Advanced Tips and Tricks. Length: 52m 6s.
Google Docs - An in-depth look at google docs. Length 1h 33m.
Google Docs II - Advanced Tips and Tricks. 59m 55s.
Google Drive - An in-depth look at google drive. Length: 1h 30m.
|MailChimp Fundamentals||A popular email marketing platform. Use email templates to create engaging newsletters and use templates which target your messaging for different types of audiences.|
|Foundations of Teaching with Technology||Put the "tech" into your teaching. Learn how to use technology to enhance course design, lesson planning, presentations, in-class activities, assessments, and student achievement and engagement.|
|Teacher Tech Tips||Weekly series highlighting educational technologies, with a focus on teacher effectiveness and learner achievement.|
|Flipping the Classroom||Turn your classroom upside down and find more time for teaching.|
|How to Handle Workplace Bullying||In this course, workplace bullying expert Catherine Mattice helps HR professionals, leaders, managers, and supervisors put a stop to workplace bullying.|
|How to Rock Social Media||Explains how to be great in all aspects of social media, whether you are interested in personal, professional, or organizational branding.|
|Moodle 2.1 Essential Training for Students||Helps students successfully navigate a typical Moodle (OnCourse) course.|
|Writing Research Papers||Have to write a research paper? Learn tips for writing an A+ paper that will wow your professors.|
|Developing Cross-Cultural Intellegence||In developing cross-cultural intelligence, you will learn that to be effective in communicating with people from different cultures, you need to absorb information, observe behaviors, and ask questions. In some cases, it is important to understand the intention, theory, and culture's history.|
|Muse Essential Training||Learn the ins and outs of Muse, Adobe's "playful" web design platform. Muse removes the coding and leaves you with the creativity.|