Monthly Archives: November 2012

SoftChalk Hands On Workshop at DCCC

DCCC currently has a limited number of licenses of SoftChalk, a content authoring software that allows instructors to make online, engaging, and interactive content.  To see examples of what SoftChalk can do, visit the links below:

Health and Science Sample Lesson
History Sample Lesson
Linguistics Sample Lesson
English As A Second Language Sample Lesson
Science Sample Lesson

If you are interested in using one of DCCC’s licenses, we are offering two hands on workshops to get you started using the software.  Liz Irizarry will be offering the sessions on Nov. 30th 2-3pm and Dec. 7th 2-3pm.  You are welcome to attend one or both of those sessions.  To sign up for the workshop(s), visit the following link:

The agenda for the two days is as follows:

Day 1 Agenda – Nov 30th
Intro to Softchalk
Basic Features
Creating a Lesson
Using MS Word to import content
Q&A Time

Day 2 Agenda – Dec 7th
Review from Day 1
Inserting images
Inserting YouTube videos
Inserting a Power Point
Q&A Time

If you have any questions regarding SoftChalk or the workshops, please contact Liz Irizarry at