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Certificates and Training that include CEU's

Posted on Nov 11, 2015 by Sam Pratt Latest activity: Nov 12, 2015

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Hello,    I'm an Art teacher and I'm looking to take trainings in the Adobe Suite softer ware but I'd like to know that  it will count towards a Continuing education unit.  ?  It depends if adobe offers CEUS .  What is the Accrediting organization that adobe uses and what my school district accepts.  From  Sam

Dreamweaver for jQuery

Posted on Aug 24, 2015 by Francesco Inglese Latest activity: Aug 31, 2015

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Hi, i want to know how i can create a similar jquery for like this http://www.ciclibrianza.it/bike-builder/ with dreamweaver i don't know jquery language, is possible to use some software like dreamweaver or like stuff that for make it in easy way? TNX

Most engaging ways to motivate staff during Professional Learning?

Posted on Aug 9, 2015 by Andrew Lai Latest activity: Sep 5, 2015

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Hello Educators! I am sure everyone has sat in a boring meeting or professional learning session in the past where the presenters would just talk and read off the slides they have up on the screen for hours on end..  I was hoping to seek exciting strategies and ideas to engage staff during professional learning sessions. What successful strategies have you used in the past to engage with staff? How did you measure their engagement? 

I am the Chair of our Teaching and Learning Society at a university and am looking for a new Adobe project to offer faculty ...

Posted on Jul 28, 2015 by Maureen LloydJames Latest activity: Oct 23, 2015

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I am the Chair of our Teaching and Learning Society at a university and am looking for a new Adobe project to offer faculty for the upcoming year. Last year we played with Adobe Acrobat (now DC) which was hugely successful. My faculty are not over creative and are not always tech-savvy. I just offer one product to ALL faculty per year and do teach individual applications to small groups. Does anyone have any great ideas on what I can offer to everyone? I have some ideas but thought this would be a great f... Read More

How we become a graphic design teacher?

Posted on May 20, 2015 by Hung Nguyen Latest activity: Oct 19, 2015

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My name is Hung Nguyen, I have been living in Houston about 8 years. This 2015 is the third years of my education in HCC. I'm over 50 years old. I would like to learn more to MA. I like to teach Graphic and Photography.. I do not know how I will start and where I can learn to teach? Everyone can helps me if you have more ideas please share it to me. Sincere, Hung Nguyen.

Does anyone know why the Train the Trainer was taken down early?

Posted on Apr 5, 2015 by Laura Vogel Latest activity: Apr 5, 2015

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Hi there,  Trying to reach someone to see why the Train the Trainer course that was supposed to be up until midnight tonight was taken down. I needed to submit my final assignment but it says I am no longer enrolled in any courses. Thanks! 

Behance as a professional development tool for educators

Posted on Feb 27, 2015 by Adobe Education Latest activity: Sep 6, 2015

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In our self-paced workshop, Up and Running with Behance, we consider Behance as a tool for personal and professional development. How might you use Behance for your own professional development as a creative educator?

help with Muse

Posted on Feb 20, 2015 by Julian Hunt Latest activity: Feb 20, 2015

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Hey all, quick question - I have a site I am developing and have been doing mock-ups for a client in both desktop and mobile format, they want to preview the desktop version, but I do not want to export the mobile versions in case they view it on the iPhone and it is not completed yet, however i do  not want to delete the work from the mobile versions, is there anyway to not have it exported, I have gone into Dreamweaver in the past and removed the files but all of the scripts are hard to find a... Read More

Can i use adobe dreamweaver for blogger theme

Posted on Feb 16, 2015 by Arshdeep Singh Latest activity: Mar 17, 2015

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I am running a blog BlogHint on blogger.Can i create a responsive template for it using adobe dreamweaver or any other adobe software without knowing HTML or coding.

Learning and Teaching Typography

Posted on Jan 27, 2015 by Aalia Rahman Latest activity: Jun 13, 2015

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Unfortunately I graduated from a university that failed to focus on the arts and there were no typography classes. Not knowing enough typography can be quiet an issue as I homeschool high school students and I find it hard to teach it to them as well. Question: Where can I learn typography besides at another university? What are some resources you use to better your typographic skills and have an eye for good typography? What exercises would you recommend I (and my students) do to learn more about typograp... Read More

Week1, eLearning

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Apr 2, 2015

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What is your experience and interest in eLearning? (For example, do you use it to deliver your professional development trainings? Do you help educator incorporate eLearning into their teaching practice?)This week in the Professional Development Design section of the course, we explored best practices in adult learning theory. Do you think it is possible to meet the needs of the adult learner in an eLearning or online learning environment? Which of Knowles’ six assumptions about the way that adult lea... Read More

Week 1, Professional Development Design, Strategies, Tools, and Tips for The Adult Learner

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Sep 25, 2015

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Please view the strategies, tools, and tips video from Week 1, Professional Development Design section. Reflect not the questions below and share your thoughts with your fellow course members:  Which of these strategies do you currently incorporate into your professional development sessions? Which of the strategies, tools, and tips do you think will be most useful for you in your future professional development sessions? Why?

Week 1, Professional Development Design, Malcolm Knowles

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Apr 8, 2015

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Please watch the video from the Week 1, Professional Development Design section of the course. Reflect on the questions below and share your thoughts with your fellow course participants. What is your initial reaction to Knowles’s assumptions about adult learners?Do you agree or disagree with the above assumptions?Which of these best practices do you currently apply to your professional development sessions? How?

Week 1, Professional Development Design, Your Experience as a Learner

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Apr 10, 2015

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Before we begin to explore best practices in adult learning, let's take a moment to reflect on out own experience as adult learners. Reflect on the questions below and share your thoughts with your fellow course members: What has been your most meaningful learning experience as an adult? What made it meaningful?What was your least effective experience as an adult learner? Why was it ineffective?

Week 1, Product Training Activities, Combing Images with PS Elements

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Mar 16, 2015

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Please view the Photoshop Elements activity in the Product Training Activities section of the course, reflect on the questions below, and share your thoughts with your fellow course members: How do you think the educators in your audience would respond to the combing images training activity? Why?How do you think students in your schools you work with would respond to this activity? Why?How would you modify this activity to meet the needs of your audience?

Week 1, Product Training Activities, Introducing Adobe Tools

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Apr 2, 2015

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How do you introduce Adobe tools to professional development audiences with no prior product knowledge or experience?What strategies and best practices for introducing Adobe tools do you incorporate in your professional development sessions?

Week 1, Creativity in Education, Creativity and Why it Matters Study

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Mar 19, 2015

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Review the key findings from the Creativity and Why it Matters study and share your thoughts on the following questions with your fellow course members: Which of the study's findings did you find most surprising?Which of the findings is most compelling for making the argument that creativity is an imperative in education?

Week1, Creativity in Education, Ken Robinson

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 by Andrea Cebula Latest activity: Nov 5, 2015

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Please view Ken Robinson's video addressing why creativity in education is important and share your reaction to the question below with your fellow course members What’s your reaction to Robinson's response to the question: Why is creativity important in education? Why?

Learning is Cumulative, Find Time to Experiment

Posted on Jan 8, 2015 by James Candy Latest activity: Jan 12, 2015

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I consider myself to be competent at most Adobe software such as Photoshop and Illustrator. In my course of study I learned the basics with a few advanced concepts in my degree program. As a student I always had a yearning to learn more so I would always be searching for inspiration, training videos and looking through blogs. My view of a tutorial has always been more of an experiment than a play. I like the end result of the tutorial but I would always have a sense of experimentation to say "What... Read More

Blender, Illustrator and Photoshop for Digital Art Making... Resources, tips, ideas?

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 by Jessica Gauci Latest activity: Nov 24, 2014

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I recently came across an amazing Digital Artist names Jonathon Ball. He uses a combination of a free open source 3D software program called Blender, as well as Illustrator and Photoshop. Does anyone have experience in using Blender? Do you have any resources, useful website, tips or ideas using the software?I am very interested to learn.