Outline for In Service for MyTalkTools and Workspace
Pre-Class Preparation and setup
Scroll down to Getting Started Section - (Forums / Knowledge Base/Official - Getting Started) - The 'Getting Started' and 'Tutorial Video' forums contain many of the reference areas for this training.
- Get familiar with this support site reviewing each of the headings and clicking on the headings to review the list of all articles in that section.
- Review and complete steps in Chapters 1 (Why MyTalk) through Chapter 5 (Get a MyTalk Workspace Account)
Get an iTunes account (Chapter 3: Prepare Your Computer): This depends on whether the the iPad has MyTalk already installed or if you are expected to install MyTalk in preparation for the class. Follow local instructions. This site is the how to site for creating your own iTunes account.
(Getting Started Chapter 4)
Get MyTalk Mobile: Download MyTalk Mobile or MyTalk Mobile Lite if not set up on each iPad. Follow local instructions.
Set up MyTalk User Name: Set up your User Name Following these instructions
Create your Free Account: Read Why MyTalk provides Workspace at no cost to professionals
Session 1 Leader Preparation
Demonstrate how to have both MyTalkTools 'Workspace' page open and 'Tutorial Video' page open allowing you to watch, then try it on Workspace, toggling back and forth stopping the video to take notes.
All computers checked for web access
All iPad's connected to wi-fi or 3G if cell enabled.
1 MyTalk What is It (3)
2 MyTalk Using Our Tutorial Videos (2)
3 MyTalk Creating a User Account (4)
4 MyTalk First Board (11)
5 MyTalk This is Workspace (4) (how to change size/shape, tagging…)
6 MyTalk Uploading from Your Computer’s Hard Drive of Storage Device (3)
7 MyTalk Moving Zip Files to Workspace (5) (how to Zip/compress, drag, upload, refresh, wav converted to mp3. This is good to move large file at one time, pictures, audio, or video.)
8 MyTalk Recording Sound in Workspace (2) (Can also do live on iPad and save to a board)
9 MyTalk Uploading Media from Web (2) (demo how use PPT to edit images and background for figure ground…)
MyTalk Printing and e-mailing Boards from MyTalk (2)
MyTalk Create a Library, Copy Cells and Boards (3)
MyTalk Author Mode (4) (Can also author on the fly with video and picture)
MyTalk Sync Wirelessly the Web and the iPad (4)
MyTalk Zoom Pictures (1) (inside General icon – the gear, see settings that pertain to MyTalk and Bluetooth)
MyTalk Copy Paste in Mobile (4)
PowerPoint view After making a “Settings” change
MyTalk RJ Cooper and Ablenet Switches (two videos 7 total)
MyTalk Symbolstix (4)
In support view Phrase Mode
Homework: build a practice board for mobile authoring practice
In support view installing Acapella voices
PowerPoint Mobile Authoring (long and detailed) suggest to build a practice board to try
Show printing choices, downloading board player, image editor,
Questions and problems looking through support on site
In support view switching single board to multi board
Share board categories, strategies, library tags,
In support search for library sharing to learn how
Tutorial on uploading for tagging (discuss ideas for categories)
Search Forum and Knowledge Base and see how to submit a request or question
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