Learning Opportunities for July 2014 and Beyond

Please share with your colleagues and anyone you think may be interested in any of the topics!

Thank you!
Beth

Learning Opportunities in July 2014 and Beyond

Please check out the learning events listed at Learn (Learn.extension.org). These are for your own learning or for you to share with your audiences! Extend your knowledge and keep more up-to-date on conversations in your areas of expertise and interest.

Everyone is welcome to participate in the events listed at Learn (learn.extension.org) as they match your interests. Please sign in with your eXtensionID to Follow to get notifications and plan to attend. Use each session’s unique URL to share links to online events in your area of expertise so that others can learn with you. Encourage your customers to also sign in with their Facebook, Twitter or Gmail account to Follow, and plan to attend. Additional sessions may be added at any time, so check back to see what’s new, or please add web-based sessions you have planned to teach or at your institution.

Topics coming in July
July 10, Normal poultry behavior and dealing with behavioral problems in small and backyard flocks at Learn.extension.org/events/1478.

July 11, Flood Plain Maps and Long-term Flood Plain Management: One City’s Experience at Learn.extension.org/events/1654.

July 14, Peaks and Pitfalls of Extension Scholarship in an Online World at Learn.extension.org/events/1643.

July 15, Question Wranglers’ Meetup – July 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1628.

July 17, Needs and Supportive Strategies for Professionals Working with LGBT Military Families at Learn.extension.org/events/1571.

July 22, Tune-Up Your Farm Market Booth to Boost Sales Webinar at Learn.extension.org/events/1659.

July 23, Caregiver Identity Discrepancy & Implications for Practice at https://learn.extension.org/events/1631.

July 23, Using the Power of Persuasion to Influence Student Food Choices at Learn.extension.org/events/1660.

July 29, Small Steps to Health and Wealth atLearn.extension.org/events/1625.

Topics from June (and early July)
These live learning opportunities are past, but recordings are available. Find a topic of interest and extend your learning. A few of these sessions are part of ongoing series around a topic. See these from June, and also plan to attend associated ones during the year!

Backyard Flocks
June 9, Lighting for small and backyard layer flocks. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1485.
June 5, June 2014 meeting of the CoP membership. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1640.

Community Health
June 26, Cooperative Extension Framework for Health and Wellness . Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1651.

Disasters – Flooding
June 27, National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and Floods. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1505.

Diversity
July 1, Using Technology to Reach Diverse Audiences. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1658.

Fire Ants
June 6, All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Fire Ant Management. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1372.

Healthy Food Choices
June 18, How to Measure School Lunchroom Success!. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at htpps://Learn.extension.org/events/1649.

Marine Fisheries
June 10, Sea Grant Fisheries Extension Network Webinar Series, No 3: The Sea Grant Network Responds to Tourism Opportunities in Fishing and Aquaculture. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1610.

Military Families Family Caregiving
June 19, Hidden Heroes: America’s Military Caregivers. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1601.

Military Families Personal Finance
June 3, Mental Health & Financial Management. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1557.
June 4, Heuristics, Anchoring, Narrowing Choice. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1555.
June 5, What Young Adults Need to Know About Money. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1558.
June 5, The Culture of Personal Finance. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1556.

NAEPSDP
June 17, Onboarding Program to Promote Early Wins. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1642.

Regional Food Systems
June 25, Community Gardens. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1629.

Volunteers
June 23, Creating Role Rescriptions for Today’s Volunteer. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1639.

Youth Development
June 24, The Private Logic of Kids Who Outwit Adults. Watch the recording and Add your thoughts… at Learn.extension.org/events/1638.

More…
Go to Learn (learn.extension.org) to see more sessions in 2014, and to add learning opportunities being offered by you or your institution so you may get more participation and learning!

Go to Learn (learn.extension.org) to see more learning opportunities…
In the following list topics for July and beyond are somewhat categorized. Add yours that aren’t listed yet to Learn.extension.org. Sign in and click “Create a new event.” If you have questions, contact me (beth.raney@extension.org).

All Bugs Good and Bad – series
August 2, All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Minimize Mosquito Problems at Learn.extension.org/events/1373
September 6, All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Kudzu Bug Takes Over the Southeastern U.S./Brown Marmorated Stinkbug — All Bad at Learn.extension.org/events/1379
October 4, All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Alien Invasions, Zombies Under Foot, and Billions of Decapitated Fire Ants at Learn.extension.org/events/1374
November 8, All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Where Have All the Honey Bees Gone? Hope for the Future at Learn.extension.org/events/1375

Backyard Poultry
July 11, Normal poultry behavior and dealing with behavioral problems in small and backyard flocks at Learn.extension.org/events/1478
August 22, Avian anatomy and how to perform a necropsy at Learn.extension.org/events/1484
September 26, Winter care of backyard poultry flocks at Learn.extension.org/events/1479

Community Health
August 20, My Health County: Take Action, Change Lives at Learn.extension.org/events/1655

Disasters
July 12, Flood Plain Maps and Long-term Flood Plain Management: One City’s Experience at Learn.extension.org/events/1654

Entrepreneurship
July 23, Tune-Up Your Farm Market Booth to Boost Sales Webinar at Learn.extension.org/events/1659

Evaluation
October 21, Evaluating Social Media Activity in Extension Educational Programming at Learn.extension.org/events/1644
November 14, Data Visualization to Communicate Impact at Learn.extension.org/events/1646

eXtension
July 16, Question Wranglers’ Meetup – July 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1628.
August 6, Institutional Team Web Conference – August 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1345.
August 19, Question Wranglers’ Meetup – August 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1661.
September 10, Institutional Team Web Conference – September 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1346.
September 16, Question Wranglers’ Meetup – September 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1662.
October 8, Institutional Team Web Conference – October 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1347.
November 5, Institutional Team Web Conference – November 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1348.
December 3, Institutional Team Web Conference – December 2014 at Learn.extension.org/events/1349

Healthy Food Choices in Schools
July 24, Using the Power of Persuasion to Influence Student Food Choices at Learn.extension.org/events/1660.

Military Families
July 18, Needs and Supportive Strategies for Professionals Working with LGBT Learn.extension.org/events/1571.
July 24, Caregiver Identity Discrepancy & Implications for Practice at Learn.extension.org/events/1631.
July 30, Small Steps to Health and Wealth at Learn.extension.org/events/1625
August 13, Cliffs Notes from the Journal of Financial Counseling & Planning at Learn.extension.org/events/1652.
August 21, Caregiver Compassion Fatigue at Learn.extension.org/events/1604
September 18, Give Care. Take Care. at Learn.extension.org/events/1636.
September 24, Financial Planning for the Second Half of Life at Learn.extension.org/events/1653.

NAEPSDP
July 15, Peaks and Pitfalls of Extension Scholarship in an Online World at Learn.extension.org/events/1643.
September 23, 100 Years of Extension: Extending Knowledge Changing Lives from One Century to the Next at Learn.extension.org/events/1647.
October 22, Evaluating Social Media Activity in Extension Educational Programming at Learn.extension.org/events/1645.

Questions and Comments? Contact Beth Raney at beth.raney@extension.org. If you have web-based events for which you would like more participation, please add them at Learn.extension.org for others to join in!