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ABOUT OTAN TRAINING: Workshop Descriptions

Workshop title Create Quick and Easy PowerPoint Slide Shows for Discussion 
Workshop description

Participants will learn how to quickly and easily create PowerPoint™ slideshows for language instruction or practice. Participants will learn how to insert clipart images or images found on the Internet as language prompts for in-class guided practice or assessment.

Prerequisites: Basic computer and Internet skills; Microsoft PowerPoint® installed on their computer. 

Session length 1.5 hours 
Format Workshops: Synchronous online trainings, or series of trainings, in which facilitator and participants interact by voice or chat. 

To find out more about any of these workshops, including dates and times offered, please check the California Adult Education Professional Development 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 (some classes require microphones too).
  • Active e-mail account through registration for the course as an OTAN member.
  • Some workshops have other special requirements, please read the workshop descriptions carefully.