These resources have been created specifically for the participants of the Department of State Grant Program for English Teachers.
The following are a video with the accompanying worksheet and directions for how to set up a brand new website from … Read the rest
What’s a mastermind?
A Mastermind is a group of people who get together on a regular basis to talk about their professional goals, get advice from each other, share resources, celebrate wins, and keep each other accountable for what they … Read the rest
Are you looking to improve your Excel skills? Does the phrase Microsoft Excel make you nervous? Fear not friends, META LAB and the DLC are collaborating once again to provide a series of Excel workshops to support the MIIS community. … Read the rest
It’s a time and space to write during the week.
Faculty, staff, and students are all welcome to attend this writing group. The purpose is simply to hold the space for people to come and write. It’s at a regularly-scheduled time during the … Read the rest
I’ve had a personal website since 2008, travelingev.com. This site, although not specifically a “portfolio” site, has helped me get at least three of my jobs, and is also what I credit for making me the President of the … Read the rest
Ready for the semester to start? The Institute’s “academic cyberinfrastructure” has changed quite a bit in the past year. This series of three workshops will help get you back up to speed.
We will review the tools and technology available to … Read the rest
How many times have you psyched yourself up for a storytelling event at MIIS, only to learn that it conflicts with your own storytelling event? This is a pretty normal occurrence on our campus of storytellers, who are often so … Read the rest
Did you know that WordPress is the most popular content management system in the world? There are millions of websites built on WordPress. You can create your own website and customize it however you like. MIIS students can create a WordPress … Read the rest
The DLC hosted a Photoshop 101 workshop for MIIS students on April 4. As a Translation and Localization Management student, I had worked with Photoshop in my multilingual desktop publishing course, but hadn’t touched the software since. I wanted to … Read the rest
Join us on online or in person on Thursday, April 6 at 10:30AM Pacific for a special workshop exploring collaborative web annotation as a core digital pedagogical practice in the 21st century classroom.
Digital annotation—a technology that allows us to annotate … Read the rest