Online Learning Sessions
Do you want to learn more about technology? Join us for online learning sessions on technology related issues.
Monthly learning sessions can be found at the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach online course site, http://courses.extension.iastate.edu/. In order to access the course, you will need to have a free user account. Directions on accessing the course and creating a user name and log-in are in the document at the bottom of the page. If you would like to enlarge the directions document, click on the plus magnifying glass on the bottom right of the page. If you would like to print the directions, click on the box that has the bottom left corner grayed out and the document will open up as a web page. (To get back to this page, click the back button.)
A video link to learn to navigate the course is available here, http://youtu.be/Vt8cNFALpVY, as well as on the Connecting Families Through Technology course page.
Once on the Moodle website, you have two options to find the "Connecting Families through Technology" course quickly.
* The first option is to click on "Miscellaneous" under "Course Categories" on the left side of the website. Then find the course "Connecting Families through Technology" in the list in the center and click on it. You will then be asked to enter your log-in information in order to access the course.
* The second option is to log into the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Courses website first by clicking on "Log In" in the top right hand corner of the page. Enter your user name and password when asked. Once logged in, the "Connecting Families through Technology" course should be listed in the center of the page under "My Courses".
December 2014 Access Course Here
Traveling with Technology: Are your children paying more attention to their electronic devices than to you when you are traveling? Learn how to make all of the trip fun and create life long memories with your children.
January 2015 Access Course Here
Cyber Etiquette: What are the etiquette rules for technology? Learn how to use technology appropriately and politely.
February 2015 Access Course Here
Technology and the Law: How do you keep your children and yourself out of legal trouble when using technology? Learn what the law says about many of the issues of technology.
March 2015 Access Course Here
Social Media: Do you have a love/hate relationship with social media? Learn what social media is and how to create a positive presence there.