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ABOUT OTAN TRAINING: Online Workshops

Currently we are offering the following workshops.

Be sure to review the minimum system requirements for participating in online workshops. [more]

Workshop title Format
Click on the name to view the workshop description and upcoming dates.
AdultEDU Tech Slam Workshops
Apple TV + iPad = Interactive White Board Workshops
Browser Extensions and Apps - What You Need to Know (New!) Workshops
Citizenship Prep: EdTech and Other Resources for Adult Ed Workshops
Create a Learning Journey with Thinglink Workshops
Create Quick and Easy PowerPoint Slide Shows for Discussion Workshops
Creating a High-Quality Online Course Workshops
Creating Accessible Documents (New!) Workshops
Creating Open Educational Resources Workshops
Creating Videos for Instruction (aka "Blenderizing Instruction") Workshops
Customizing Google Drive! Workshops
Customizing Google Tools! Workshops
Data + Mail Merge = Magic! Workshops
Digital Badges in Adult Education Workshops
Digital Badges With/Without Moodle Workshops
Digital Leadership Academy-Project Meeting Meetings
Distance/Blended Learning - Guest Speaker Webinars
Easy to Make Quizzes and Flashcards for Tablets and Mobile Phones Part 1 Workshops
Easy to Make Quizzes and Flashcards for Tablets and Mobile Phones Part 2 Workshops
Easy to Make Quizzes for Web Sites and Blogs Workshops
EL Civics: Digital Literacy & Internet Safety Workshops
ePortfolios for Empowered Students and Happy Teachers - A Pilot by OTAN Workshops
Excel Tips Workshops
Free Web Tools to Use with Your Students (Updated!) Workshops
Go to the Cloud with Office 365:OneDrive, Word, and Excel Workshops
Google Tools and Drive Workshops
Individualized Math Instruction using EdReady (OTAN) Workshops
Interactive Quizzing with PowerPoint - Part 1 Workshops
Interactive Quizzing with PowerPoint - Part 2 Workshops
Interactive Whiteboards - Creating Student Activities Workshops
iPads in Adult Education Workshops
Licensing Your Creations (Copyright & Creative Commons) (New!) Workshops
Mobile Devices: Basics Workshops
Mobile Devices: Collaboration, Interactivity, and Critical Thinking Workshops
Mobile Devices: Formative Assessment Workshops
Moodle Courses for ABE/ASE Workshops
Moodle Courses for ESL Workshops
Moodle v2: Adding Audio in Your Course (New!) Workshops
Moodle v2: Create and Host Online Meetings (2 hours) (Updated!) Workshops
Moodle v2: Creating a Course Web Site (2 hours) (Updated!) Workshops
Moodle v2: Creating a Course Web Site Online Part 1 (3 hours) Workshops
Moodle v2: Getting the Most out of the Gradebook (Updated!) Workshops
Moodle v2: Integrate Learn360 Media into Moodle Workshops
Moodle v2: Using Badges to Celebrate Achievement Workshops
Moodle v2: Using the Quiz Activity to Assess Students Workshops
Nearpod for Interactive Classrooms Workshops
Online Curriculum Series, Part 1 Webinars
Online Curriculum Series, Part 2 Webinars
Online Curriculum Series, Part 3 Webinars
Online Resources For Developmental English (NROC Dev English) Workshops
Online Resources For Developmental Math (NROC Dev Math) Workshops
Open Educational Resources and Adult Education Workshops
Organizing Your Online Resources (New!) Workshops
Orienting Students to Online Learning Workshops
OTAN Online Trainer Review Session Webinars
Paper (Tests) to Pixels: Lessons Learned from One Technology Project Workshops
Privacy, Practice, Presence, and You Workshops
Professional and Interpersonal Skills for Career Success Workshops
Self-Directed: Excel Budgets Self-Directed Courses
So You Want to Teach Online? Workshops
Social Media for Adult Education Workshops
Technology and Distance Learning Plan 2015–16, Orientation Webinars
Temp Exempt Meeting Meetings
Using the OTAN Teaching with Technology Search Tool Workshops

To find out more about any of these workshops, including dates and times offered, please check the California Adult Education Training Web site. This site has information on OTAN offered training, as well as training offered by CALPRO and CASAS.


Minimum System Requirements for Participating in Online Workshops:

  • Broadband Internet connection (DSL, Cable modem or faster, no dial-up).
  • Computer with speakers or headphones.
  • Active e-mail account through registration for the workshop as an OTAN member.
  • Some workshops have other special requirements, please read the workshop descriptions carefully.
  • OPTIONAL: A microphone connected to your computer will enable you to talk directly with your presenter, but it is not necessary. Participants can type questions at any time.
  • Online workshops require a minimum of 8 participants. Fewer than that subject the workshop to cancellation.