Learning Opportunities

Please check out the learning events listed at Learn. 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 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.

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!

In the following list topics for August 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
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 atLearn.extension.org/events/1374
November 8, All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Where Have All the Honey Bees Gone?  Hope for the Future atLearn.extension.org/events/1375

Backyard Poultry
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
EvaluationOctober 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

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

Military Families
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

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!