Updated for the December 2012 Release: Courseload's Instructor Training has been updated to reflect the new features of the system. If you have already completed the training, we recommend that you review the Using Courseload and Engaging with Content modules to understand the new enhancements to the platform. As before, the training includes instructional videos, exercises, self-checks, and a certificate at the end. The times listed below for each module represents the instructional video portion of the module. The actual completion time will vary for each learner and will be dependent on the length of time needed to complete the exercises and self-checks.
Introduction to Courseload
This module introduces you to the Courseload platform and discusses the benefits to both instructors and students.
In this module, you explore how to access Courseload and navigate the system. You also learn how to use the reading and search tools.
Engaging with Content
During this module, you go beyond navigation and reading to discover Courseload’s content engagement tools: bookmarks, highlights, annotations, sticky notes, tags, and the Notes Summary view.
Courseload provides instructor-specific tools, so you can manage your courses. In this module, you look at incorporating additional content, using Stacks, copying courses, printing content and getting help.
Engaging with Students
Student engagement is critical for any classroom. This module shares the student view of Courseload, as well as, ideas and best practices to help you further use the system.