Microsoft Word:

Microsoft Word How-To (Flash - Multiple Tutorials)
Bullets and Numbering (Flash)
Columns and Breaks (Flash)
Formatting Text (Flash)

Mail Merging (Flash)

Formating the Page and Setting Margins (Flash)
Inserting and Formatting Pictures (Flash)

Saving Word Documents in Different Formats (Flash)
Toolbar Buttons and Options (Flash)

Tracking Changes in Word (Flash)

Microsoft PowerPoint (Narrated Flash Tutorials):

PowerPoint - Adding Narration (507k)
PowerPoint - Animating Pictures (572k)
PowerPoint - Animating Text (551k)
PowerPoint - Custom Bullets (396k)
PowerPoint - Font Formatting (580k)
PowerPoint - Movies and Sounds (1,052k)
PowerPoint - Using Multiple Masters (711k)
PowerPoint - Presentation and Slide Navigation (816k)
PowerPoint - Text Pasting (682k)
PowerPoint - Using the Slide Master (1,045k)

 

Blank PowerPoint Templates
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Digital Pictures - SMU/Winona
Click a Thumbnail to Download, Photos: Michael Swanson, 2002-2004

 
       

 

VISUAL OUTLINING and CONCEPT DIAGRAMMING

Visual Outlining - Flash (swf)

Visual Outlining - Windows (zip)
Visual Outlining - Macintosh (sit)

 

Report on the TLT Group visit. September 15-17, 2003
Visit by Dr. Steven Gilbert, President. The goal of the visit was to begin preparing the college for a three-year instructional technology agenda. Narrated Flash animation.

Web Development Software. November 2003
Prepared by Michael Swanson, Office of Instructional Technology. Compares & contrasts use of Microsoft FrontPage & Macromedia Dreamweaver web development suites at colleges/universities. Includes several basic guidelines and hints for successfully developing an on-line presence. Narrated Flash animation.

INFORMATION LITERACY and RESEARCH WRITING

General APA Citations (Flash)

General MLA Citations (Flash)
Considering the Validity of Sources (Flash)
Creation of Knowledge (Flash)
Organization of Knowledge (Flash)
Outlining Papers (Flash)
Selecting a Thesis (Flash)
Using Reference Resources (Flash)
Using Search Engines (Flash & HTML Interactive)
Virtual Tour of the Fitzgerald Library (Flash)

Structured Searching - ATLA (Flash)

Structured Searching - Project Muse (Flash)

Structured Searching - Proquest (Flash)

Structured Searching - Science Direct (Flash)

ORAL COMMUNICATION and SPEECH

Outlining for a Speech or Paper (Flash)
Preparing a Delivery Outline for a Speech (Flash)
Using PowerPoint Effectively (Flash)

TECHNOLOGY ENHANCED INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN

Laurillard Conversational Framework (Flash)
Instructional Technologies and the Laurillard Model (Flash)
Laurillard Model - Narrative Technologies (Flash)
Laurillard Model - Interactive Technologies (Flash)
Laurillard Model - Communicative Technologies (Flash)
Laurillard Model - Adaptive Technologies (Flash)
Laurillard Model - Productive Technologies (Flash)

 

MULTI-MEDIA CLASSROOMS

Using the Multi-Media Switcher (Flash

SECURING YOUR COMPUTER

Security Overview (Flash)
Updating McAfee Virus Definitions (Flash)
Using Lavasoft AdAware to Remove Spyware (Flash)

WEBMAIL

Logging In and Inbox Basics (Flash)
The Webmail Address Book (Flash)
Blocking SPAM Using the White and Block Lists (Flash)
Composing Messages and Attaching Files (Flash)
Using the Webmail Calendar (Flash)
Sharing Webmail Schedules/Calendars (Flash)

Creating Rules: Vacation Days, Filtering SPAM, Automated Responses (Flash)