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ABOUT OTAN TRAINING: Workshop Descriptions

Workshop title Using the OTAN Teaching with Technology Search Tool 
Workshop description

Are you interested in finding technology to enhance your lessons? If so, the new "Teaching with Technology" search tool is for you! In this online workshop, you will learn how to use this tool to locate and learn about Web sites and other technologies that are suitable for your lessons. You will learn effective strategies for searching by program area, level, skill, and/or standard/CASAS competency to locate technology resources appropriate for your adult education class.

Prerequisite: Participants should be comfortable using computers and the Internet and have an OTAN account.

 
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.