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Softchalk Sessions

Create, Manage and Share Content with SoftChalk Cloud

SoftChalk Cloud enables educators to create, manage and share their own interactive online learning content, and deliver it anywhere, anytime, on any device. Create activities, quizzes and integrate media to engage the digital learner and improve learning outcomes. SoftChalk works with any learning management system including Blackboard, Desire2Learn, Moodle, Canvas and more. Manage and track student learning as well as share content and collaborate with colleagues—all from the Cloud.

Monday February 3rd 1 p.m. (Click to register)

Tuesday February 11th 2 p.m. (Click to register)

Thursday February 27th 10 a.m. (Click to register)

An Overview of SoftChalk Cloud

This Short Course class will show the many features of SoftChalk Cloud. You will see how to create a folder, share the contents of a folder, create a poll and create a rating. You will also see how to save a Desktop lesson to the Cloud, place an activity into the Cloud, place objects into the My Files area of the Cloud and insert objects stored in the Cloud into a lesson.

Thursday February 6th 2 p.m. (Click to register)

An Overview of SoftChalk Create

This Short Course class will show the many features of SoftChalk Create, both the Desktop and Cloud versions. In the overview, you will see how to take a Word document and easily make it into an interactive web lesson, how to save your lesson, add a design style, and create interactive activities and text annotations. Lastly, you’ll see how to package your lesson for delivery in a Learning Management System or on a web server.

The key takeaways for this lesson are:

  • how to copy from Word
  • how to apply a style
  • how to save a lesson
  • how to preview a lesson

Thursday February 6th 3:30 p.m. (Click to register)

TextPoppers, Images and Hyperlinks

In this one-hour Short Course you will learn how to insert and modify pop up text annotations. You will also learn how to insert, optimize and modify images within a lesson page and within a TextPopper. You will also learn how to create and modify hyperlinks within a lesson page and within a text popper. You will see how easy it is to use the Media Search tool to look for and insert graphics.

Monday February 10th 2 p.m. (Click to register)

Navigation Features and Sidebars

In this one-hour Short Course you will learn how the navigation works within SoftChalk Create, including how to make a topic part of the navigation, how to change the appearance of the on-page navigation, create a table of contents and create new pages. You will also learn how to create a sidebar and place internal navigation within the sidebar.

Wednesday February 19th 2 p.m. (Click to register)

Embedded Media

In this one-hour Short Course you will learn how to embed media into a lesson and a TextPopper. You will learn how to use the Media Search tool to place video files into a lesson and you will learn how to place local media into a lesson.

Friday February 21st 2 p.m. (Click to register)

Quizzes and SoftChalk ScoreCenter

In this one-hour Short Course you will learn how to create and modify single and multiple question quizzes and how to report scores using the grade book and SoftChalk’s ScoreCenter.

Tuesday February 25th 2 p.m. (Click to register)











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