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  1. D2L Getting Started 

    1. Getting Started with D2L Overview
    2. Log in to D2L
    3. Activating Your Course
    4. Copy an Entire Course
    5. Copy Part of a Course
  2. D2L Activities > Checklist  

    1. Checklist Tool Overview
    2. Create a Checklist
    3. Create a Checklist Category
    4. Create a Checklist Item
    5. Preview a Checklist
  3. D2L Activities > Discussions 

    1. Discussion Forums and Topics Overview
    2. Create New Discussion Forum
    3. Create New Discussion Topic
    4. Restrict Forum or Topic to Group
    5. Make Posts Invisible to Students Until They Post
  4. D2L Activities > Dropbox 

    1. Dropbox Tool Overview
    2. Create New Dropbox
    3. Create Dropbox Category
    4. View Submitted Dropbox Files
    5. Evaluate a Dropbox Submission
  5. D2L Activities > Quizzes 

    1. D2L Quiz Tool Overview
    2. Using the Question Library Overview
    3. Advanced Quiz Grading Options Overview
    4. Advanced Quiz Tool Features Overview
    5. Create New Quiz
  6. D2L Activities > Surveys 

    1. Survey Tool Overview
    2. Create a New Survey
    3. Publish a Survey to Course Content
    4. Preview a Survey
    5. View Survey Results
  7. D2L Course Content 

    1. Course Content Overview
    2. Create a Course Content Description
    3. Create a Module
    4. Create a Sub-Module
    5. Add Content to a Module
  8. D2L Course Home 

    1. Course Homepage Overview
    2. D2L Mail Tool Overview
    3. Minibar and Personal Settings Overview
    4. Calendar Tool Overview
    5. Activate Custom Homepage
  9. D2L Grades > Grades 

    1. Grade Book Setup Overview
    2. Grade Items and Categories Overview
    3. Grades Settings Overview
    4. Add a Numeric Grade Item
    5. Create an Extra Credit Grade Item
  10. D2L Grades > User Progress 

    1. User Progress Tool Overview
    2. View User Progress
    3. View User Progress from Classlist
    4. View a Specific Assignment from User Progress
    5. View How Much Time Students Spend with Content
  11. D2L People > Classlist 

    1. Classlist Tool Overview
    2. Add Participants
    3. Find the ODIN Username of a Student in Your Course
    4. Enrollment Roles
    5. Looking up Withdrawn Students
  12. D2L People > Groups 

    1. Groups
    2. Create New Group Category
    3. Enroll Users in a Group
    4. Setting up Self-Enrollment for Groups
  13. Media Space > Getting Started 

    1. Media Space Basics
    2. Media Space Permissions Overview
    3. Log in to PSU Media Space
    4. Search My Media
    5. Search PSU Media Space
  14. Media Space > Channels 

    1. Channels Overview
    2. Create a Channel
    3. Add Video from My Media to Channel
    4. Upload Video or Other Media to Channel
    5. Add a Member to Your Channel
  15. Media Space > My Media 

    1. My Media Overview
    2. Upload Video or Media Item to My Media
    3. Make a Video or Media Item Private
    4. Turn Comments Off or On
    5. Add Search Tags to Media
  16. Media Space > Playlists 

    1. Playlists Overview
    2. Create a Playlist
    3. Add Media to a Playlist
    4. Remove Media from a Playlist
    5. Share a Playlist with Embed Code
  17. Media Space > D2L Widgets 

    1. Media Space D2L Widgets Overview
    2. Add Media Space Widgets to Your Course Home
    3. Publish Media to the Media Gallery Widget
    4. Enable Moderation for the Media Gallery Widget
    5. View My Media from D2L Course Content Quicklink
  18. Media Space > Video Editing 

    1. Video Editing Overview
    2. Trim a Video
    3. Create a Video Clip
    4. Allow Other Users to Create Clips of Your Video
  19. Accessibility > MS Powerpoint for Mac 2011 

    1. MS Powerpoint Overview
    2. Create a Title and File Name
    3. Set Font and Paragraph Styles
    4. Set Alternate Text for Images
    5. Set Slide Order
  20. Accessibility > MS Word for Mac 2011 

    1. MS Word Overview
    2. Create a Title and File Name
    3. Set Font and Paragraph Styles
    4. Modify Document Styles
    5. Create a Fillable Form
  21. Gmail 

    1. Send an Email to your Classlist Using Google Groups
  22. Google + 

    1. Activating your Pdx.edu Google + Account
    2. Create a Google Circle
  23. Google Drive 

    1. Using Google Drive to work on a group project
  24. Google Hangouts 

    1. Getting Started with Google Hangouts
    2. Google+ Hangouts On Air
    3. Starting Google Hangouts & Hangouts on Air (step by step)
    4. Tips to Minimize Connection Issues in Google Hangouts
  25. Blogger & Google Sites 

    1. Creating a Simple Blog or ePortfolio in Google Blogger
    2. Adding a header image to your Google blog
    3. Permissions and transferring ownership of your Google blog
  26. YouTube 

    1. Create a YouTube Channel
    2. Copyright and YouTube
    3. Accessing Closed Captioning for YouTube Videos
    4. Using CaptionTube to create captions for your YouTube video
    5. How to Upload, Share, and Record Videos on YouTube
  27. Video Production 

    1. Canon VIXIA HF M500 Video Camera: Setting the White Balance
    2. Canon VIXIA MF M500 Video Camera: Setting the Camera to record in MP4 Mode
  28. All articles 

    1. Activating your Pdx.edu Google + Account
    2. Creating a Simple Blog or ePortfolio in Google Blogger
    3. Using Google Drive to work on a group project
    4. Canon VIXIA HF M500 Video Camera: Setting the White Balance
    5. Minibar
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