This mini-blog is dedicated to provide a guide and support for instructors that offer useful avenues for student collaboration and learning.
Jetmir Troshani develops and provides training programs for faculty and staff with technology-related topics at LaGuardia Community College. As a designer and instructor, Jetmir also currently serves as Adjunct Faculty Member at LAGCC, where he teaches Web Animation Classes.
22 Different Projects Involved In:
Twitter Channel, @LAGCCISMD active
Facebook Fan Page, LaGuardia Community College/ISMD active
YouTube Channel active
Blackboard 8 active
Novell GroupWise active
Web Attendance active
iTunes U active
Ektron CMS400 active
Student workshops active
Faculty and Staff Workshop active
ISMD Departmental Website active
B333 media Room active
InterWrite Responce active
Lab Staff / Tech Support active
CUNY Portal active
E-sims Assistance active
The Student Technology Fee (STF) Web Site, Done
53 Training / Support Area Covered
Below is a list of applications we offer training workshops and support by appointment.
Final Cut Pro
Final Cut Pro is a professional editing software application developed by Apple Inc.
iMovie is a proprietary video editing software application which allows Mac users to edit their own home movies.
Windows Movie Maker is a video creating/editing software, included in Microsoft Windows. It contains features such as effects, transitions, titles/credits, audio track, timeline narration, and Auto Movie.
Dropbox is a storage application and service. The service enables users to store and sync files online.
A channel on YouTube is the home page for an account. It shows the account name, the account type, the public videos they've uploaded, and any user information they've entered.
People on Content using POLYCOM
People On Content is an engaging and high impact way to share multiple types of content during a video conference.
Presentation function using POLYCOM
The Presantation function of POLYCOM is The Future of Real TimeCommunications and DesktopRich Media Collaboration.
Audio Conferencing using POLYCOM
Audio Conferencing connects three or more parties together to send and receive information via an audio conference.
Video Conference using POLYCOM
A videoconference also known as a video teleconference is a set of interactive telecommunication technologies which allow two or more locations to interact via two-way video and audio transmissions simultaneously.
Audacity is a digital audio editor and recording application. Audacity is cross-platform and is available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and BSD.
Camtasia Studio is a screen video capture program, published by TechSmith. The user defines the area of the screen or the window that is to be captured before recording begins; it is also possible to capture the entire screen area. You can also talk, and use a videocam.
Interwrite Response (Clickers)
Interwrite PRS combines interaction and assessment to enhance classroom productivity.
Podcast with PowerPoint
Converting a PowerPoint to a video format, which later can be uploaded to iTunes U.
iTunes U puts the power of the iTunes Store to work for colleges, universities, and other education organizations, so users can easily search, download, and play education content just like they do music, movies, and TV shows.
Online attendance roster application
Adobe Dreamweaver (2 Levels)
Adobe Dreamweaver (formerly Macromedia Dreamweaver) is a web development application originally created by Macromedia, and is now developed by Adobe Systems, which acquired
Macromedia in 2005.
Adobe Fireworks (2 Levels)
Adobe Fireworks, known as Fw for short, is a bitmap and vector graphics editor.
Adobe Flash (2 Levels)
Adobe Flash (formerly Macromedia Flash) is a multimedia platform originally acquired by Macromedia and currently developed and distributed by Adobe Systems.
Photoshop (2 Levels)
Adobe Photoshop, or simply Photoshop, is a graphics editing program developed and published by Adobe Systems.
A web-based academic advisement tool.
Ektron CMS400 (2 Levels)
Ektron CMS400.NET provides a complete platform with all of the functionality necessary to create, deploy, and manage your Web site.
Drupal (3 Levels)
It is used as a back-end system for many different types of websites, ranging from small personal blogs to large corporate and political sites (Open Source).
Wordpress (2 Levels)
WordPress is a blog publishing application and content management system (Open Source).
Blackboard (2 Levels)
Designed to enable educational innovations everywhere by connecting people and technology.
SharePoint is a collection of products and software elements that includes, among a growing selection of components, web browser based collaboration functions, process management modules, search modules and a document-management platform.
Twitter is a free social networking and micro-blogging service that enables its users to send and read messages known as tweets.
Users on Facebook can add friends, send messages, update their personal profiles to notify friends about themselves and much more.
Blogger is a blog publishing system, and it is one of Google’s gadgets and you’ll need to create an account on Google so you can access it.
MySpace allows users to decorate their profiles.
The service is designed to help users meet new friends and maintain existing relationships.
Novell GroupWise (2 Levels)
GroupWise is a messaging and collaborative software platform from Novell that supports email, calendaring, personal information management, instant messaging, and document management.
Microsoft Word (2 Levels) (Version 03 & 07)
Word 2007 is Microsoft's word processing software. This version includes numerous changes, including a new XML-based file format, a redesigned interface, an integrated equation editor and bibliographic management.
Microsoft Excel (2 Levels) (Version 03 & 07)
Microsoft Office Excel is a spreadsheet-application. Excel 2007 features a new charting engine, which supports advanced formatting, including 3D rendering, transparencies and shadows. Chart layouts can also be customized to highlight various trends in the data.
Microsoft PowerPoint (Version 03 & 07)
Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 is a presentation program that can be used for custom animation can be used to create small story boards.
Microsoft Access (Version 03 & 07)
Microsoft Access, is a relational database management system from Microsoft that combines the relational Microsoft Jet Database Engine with a graphical user interface and software development tools.