Learning Opportunities in August and Beyond

The next few months bring a variety of professional development for Extension and others. Everyone is welcome to participate in sessions of interest. See the full listing of online events at Learn (learn.extension.org) and plan to attend. Sessions may be added at anytime, so check back for new ones.

Use each session’s unique URL in Learn to share with others who may be interested. Sign-in with your eXtensionID to follow a session. Update your notification settings if you’d like to get a text message reminder.

Offering web-based learning? Click “Create a new event” to list it at Learn so others may share and participate.

Upcoming Sessions by general topics. Go to Learn.extension.org to read the description and to Follow an event you’re interested in:

Beef cattle
August 9, 2012 at 11:30 a.m., Drought Management Strategies for Beef Cattle Producers

Bioenergy
August 31, 2012 at 11:00 a.m., Bioenergy Fridays Series – 2012 by Francis Hay

eXtension Critical Conversations
September 13, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Critical Conversation: The Mobile Quandry
October 11, 2012 at 2:00 PM. Critical Conversation: BYOD – Smart phones and tablets in the workplace

eXtension Institutional Teams
August 7, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Institutional Team Web Conference – August 2012
September 4, 2012 at 2:30 p.m., Institutional Team Web Conference – September 2012
October 2, 2012 at 2:30 p.m., Institutional Team Web Conference – October 2012

eXtension Learn
August 15, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Q&A about Learn.extension.org – Adding an event
September 12, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Q&A about Learn.extension.org – Participating in an event

eXtension Question Wranglers
August 28, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Question Wranglers’ Meetup – August 2012
September 25, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Question Wranglers’ Meetup – September 2012
October 23, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Question Wranglers’ Meetup – October 2012
November 27, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Question Wranglers’ Meetup – November 2012
December 18, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Question Wranglers’ Meetup – December 2012

Families, Food and Fitness
September 18, 2012 at 1:00 p.m., Dietary Guidelines Alliance Webinar by Kathleen Morgan

Gardening
August 14, 2012 at 12:30 p.m., Tomato IPM Webinar for North Central Master Gardeners

LPELC
August 10, 2012 at 2:30 p.m., Prediction of Bioavailability of Phosphorus for Dairy Cattle

Network Literacy
August 21, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Assessing the reliability of online information by Kristen Mastel and Stephen Judd
August 22, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Assessing the reliability of online information by Kristen Mastel and Stephen Judd

Personal Finance
August 28, 2012 at 12:30 p.m., Income Tax Return Filing Issues for Members of the Armed Forces

Pest Management
September 6, 2012 at 11:00 a.m., Pest Proofing and Exclusion by Fudd Graham, Janet Hurley, and Thomas Green

Volunteer Management
September 6, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Facilitating Effective Conference Calls by Molly Frendo and Lisa Bottomley

Wildfire
August 2, 2012 at 11:30 p.m., Minimizing Potential Wildfire Damage

Youth
August 7, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Tips and Tools for Conducting Background Checks by Molly Frendo
September 13, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., Introduction to Social Networking by Molly Frendo

Questions and Comments? Contact Beth Raney at beth.raney@extension.org.