Top 5 Courses: Blackboard October 2014, Google Photos, and more!

Who better to share what they think is the best of the best than those who determine what content is added to the Atomic Learning library? Our eLearning team recently shared with us what they thought were some of the top courses recently added to the site. We've also included why they think this content is so cool--we hope you agree!

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Blackboard October 2014
Whether you have upgraded to the latest version of Blackboard®, or are considering it in the future you can get up to speed on the with our latest Instructor Training and Student Training on Blackboard October 2014.

Google Photos
We would like to introduced you to the newest addition to the Google™ suite of products, Google Photos.  In this course, learn how to upload, organize, and edit your photos.

Creating, Formatting, & Editing in Google Docs - Fully Updated
The Google™ Docs interface is continually changing and being enhanced. You can count on us to stay on top of updating our training too. Take a look!  

Microsoft SQL
Learn how to run and administer Microsoft® SQL Server Manager 2012 Express.  This request came in through our ThinkTank community. Feel free to share your ideas/suggestions there too!

Tumblr
Wondering what Tumblr is all about? This training includes pros and cons of using Tumblr, ideas for using Tumblr in the classroom, and more.

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Top 5 New Courses Including Office for Android, Snapchat, Moodle and more!

Who better to share what they think is the best of the best than those who determine what content is added to the Atomic Learning library? Our eLearning team recently shared with us what they thought were some of the top courses recently added to the site. We've also included why they think this content is so cool--we hope you agree!

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Moodle 2.8 Instructor
The latest version of Moodle's instructor tools. (Includes assessments!)
 
Office for Android
Training on the latest version of Office for Android. Great for Galaxy tab and other Android-based tablet users.  
 
Snapchat in Education
What?  Snapchat in the classroom?  Yes, you can use Snapchat to connect with and engage your students!

Streaming Music/Internet Radio
There are so many options to choose from - which one is right for me?  This series focuses on the top 6 services and explains how they work, the cost, and how to use them.
 
Tips for Effectively Integrating Moodle
This course is designed to help you create a more visual, interactive, and engaging Moodle course. Utilizing multimedia, web resources, and assessment tools, this series will help you maximize your Moodle course and it's effectiveness in instruction.

Top 5 Courses for Incoming Freshmen

College- and career-readiness is tossed around a lot in the education industry. Beyond imparting students with the knowledge they need to graduate, there are a couple things that can help smooth their way. We’ve compiled a short list of topics that are sure to help students be prepared for whatever comes their way. 

Successful Time Management Training
Completing a FAFSA Training
Landing the Job: Interview Techniques
Goal Setting
Navigating Relational Conflict
 
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Top 5 New Courses Including OneNote, WordPress, Office 2016 Preview, and more!

Who better to share what they think is the best of the best than those who determine what content is added to the Atomic Learning library? Our eLearning team recently shared with us what they thought were some of the top courses recently added to the site. We've also included why they think this content is so cool--we hope you agree!

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OneNote for Collaboration and Organization
OneNote isn’t for just taking notes.  This series explores using OneNote in the context of teaching and learning and includes sample files and downloadable handouts for a few complex tasks to help students and teachers benefit from OneNote in the classroom.

Creating a blog with WordPress 4.1
If you liked our series on ‘Creating a website with WordPress 4.1’, then you will also like this one!  Now that you have your website and blog installed, how do you add content?  This series will help.

Office 2016 Preview
Get your first look at Microsoft’s Office 2016 for the Mac. 

APA (6th Edition) Research Basics Word 2013
An update to the Word 2010 series.  This was a ThinkTank request.

Adobe Illustrator
This training includes not only the “how to,” but takes you through making a cool graphic that can be used as a desktop image, graphic, etc.

BONUS!  Outlook for iOS
Great series that takes you through the basics of this new awesome Outlook app for your iOS device.  If you haven’t downloaded this app and watched the series, you’re missing out! 

Top 5 Series to Bolster Your Résumé

Atomic Learning has hundreds of courses focused on using and applying technology, but did you know that we also have training available for building in-demand soft skills that today’s employers are looking for? Here are 5 series that may come in handy for getting that coveted promotion or landing a new job:

Writing a Winning Cover Letter
Landing the Job: Interview Techniques
Creating Digital Portfolios
Persuasion & Negotiation Training
Over the Rainbow Customer Service Training

Bonus Course!
Entrepreneuring: The Art of Starting And Growing Successful Businesses
 
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Top 5 Atomic Learning Workshops

Technology is about more than which buttons to push, understanding why technology should be used is just as important. That is why Atomic Learning created our "big idea" workshops. They feature a variety of topics, the most commonly viewed are listed below:

Top 5 Resources for Providing a Digitally Accessible Campus

http://blogs.atomiclearning.com/sites/blogs.atomiclearning.com/files/Top5-image2.pngTo provide open access for all learners, digitally accessible materials are a must. That is why our site is in compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and why we provide training on maximizing accessibility on campus. The most popular resources for promoting accessibility are:

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Top 5 How-To-Training Series from Atomic Learning

Atomic Learning was founded by educators who wanted to help others understand how to use technology. They started by making videos on how to use various software. Our digital content library has since grown to include more than 65,000 videos, including big idea workshops, classroom projects, and career skills training. Our how-to training is still very popular. The following are the five most commonly viewed how-to courses:

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