The midterm elections have just finished and it's got me thinking about how I engage with the news and keeping up with (or not) current events. As an impestuous young adult from 10 to 15 years ago, I decided that I didn't want to watch the news or read the newspaper and that it was … Continue reading Facebook Has Changed My Life and It’s Not What You Might Think
Rosemary Reigle, or Dr. Rose, as her students know her, is a current adjunct professor of composition, humanities and literature for Centralia College, Tacoma Community College, Walla Walla Community College, Rasmussen College, and periodically Lower Columbia College. She has also taught at Keiser University, Central Texas College, Renton Technical College, ITT Tech, Brandman University, Colorado … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty/Staff Innovator of the Month* – Rosemary R. Reigle, Ed.D. English Instructor
From the Centralia College IT Page Centralia College now offers Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus for students at no cost via the Microsoft Student Advantage program. This agreement between Centralia College and Microsoft allows us to provide current students with the latest version of full Office at school and at home. How … Continue reading Students Get Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus Free
Canvas Conversations is an informal opportunity for faculty to get together for support and training. There are two ways to participate: 1. Meet in eLearning office Fridays at noon. 2. Join the Canvas classroom to look at and participate in conversations and helpful tutorials>>email Linda Foss at firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the class Topics … Continue reading Do You Know About Canvas Conversations?
Have You Seen or Heard People Talking About Flipped Classrooms and Wondered What They Were Talking About? According to Wikipedia, "Flip teaching is a form of blended learning in which students learn new content online by watching video lectures, usually at home, and what used to be homework is now done in class with … Continue reading Flipped, Backwards and Every Which Way – What’s all this talk about “flipped” classrooms and backwards design?
If you're a current student at Centralia College, you can get online tutoring AT NO COST in the following subjects: Accounting, Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Engineering (Circuits & Digital Systems only), Math (Developmental through Calculus), Microsoft Office, Physics, Spanish, Statistics, Web Development (xHTML, CSS, and Adobe Dreamweaver), and Writing. What you need: A computer and a headset An internet connection Your student ID … Continue reading Online tutoring is free, easy and available when you are
We are thrilled to announce that our final vacancy in eLearning is filled, and I can't think of a more suitable person than Centralia College's own Erin Baker to fill this position. Erin is our eLearning Support Tech and will serve as our point person for support requests for both faculty and students. She can … Continue reading Welcome Erin Baker to eLearning!
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 17,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 6 sold-out performances for that many people to … Continue reading 2013 in review
eLearning is pleased to announce the newest member of our team: Carrie Powell! Carrie comes to us with a strong background in software support and training. And as a bonus, she is also experienced in providing library services - a nice addition to our extended Library & eLearning family! Carrie loves playing music, and in … Continue reading Say hello to Carrie Powell!