Create Your Own Possiblities
Create your possibilities by finding the perfect complement to your thesis or presentation by engaging with over 200 Jesuit universities and institutions globally located. Impress your professors and advisors by utilizing the IgnitEd as your research center. Learn from the plethora of experiences found in our collection rooted in the Jesuit tradition and core values.
"The fireworks begin today. Each diploma is a lighted match. Each one of you is a fuse."
--Edward Koch, former mayor of New York City
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Current Learning Opportunities for Students
Introduction to Google Drive – Students and Teachers
Organize and run your class more effectively with the free tools associated with Google Drive. The course Introduction to Google Drive will teach you how to use this cloud storage platform as a content creation tool. You can work collaboratively with your students in real time from any location.
Introduction to Google Docs – Students and Teachers
Learn how to use this free alternative to Microsoft Word. Introduction to Google Docs will instruct you on how to use this word processor as a free cloud-based content creation tool. Create, format, and share lesson plans, collaborate on documents with colleagues, or give students feedback in real time from any location. The pedagogical possibilities of Google Docs are as varied as your imagination, and this course guides you on how to get started.
Introduction to Digital Storytelling – Students and Teachers
e Digital Age brings about new ways of storytelling in the form of documentaries, blogs, and more. Introduction to Digital Storytelling will expose you to ways to use digital tools to create these computer-oriented narratives in a variety of academic areas. Here you’ll learn how to use WeVideo, a web-based video creation tool, to create lesson content and classroom projects that empower students to creatively engage with your lessons through video assignments.
Introduction to Chromebooks – Students and Teachers
Chromebooks are making their way into students hands and the rapid changes can be nearly overwhelming. This course will introduce you, the teacher, to the basics of Chromebook and how to use it effectively in the classroom. Here you’ll learn what makes the Chromebook unique for student use, how to set one up, and applications available to you and students for a better learning experience.
Smart Polling – Students and Teachers
Improve your data collection with Poll Everywhere, a free polling service. In this course you’ll learn how to use this tool as an easy way to assess student learning. Ask smart polling questions with a variety of ways to collect answers: multiple choice, true/false, rank order, open-ended questions, and more. These polls can be distributed or embedded in a variety of ways, which will be presented in this Smart Polling course.
Full Stack Ruby-on-Rails Web Developer Certificate Program – Microsoft Office Specialist Certification
A Ruby on Rails developer is responsible for writing server-side web application logic in Ruby, around the framework Rails. Ruby on Rails developers usually develop back-end components, connect the application with the other (often third-party) web services, and support the front-end developers by integrating their work with the application.
Ruby on Rails, as a framework, has gained popularity tremendously over a very short period of time. The goal of the framework is to reduce the time and effort required to build a web application.
Front-End Web Developer
Developing Future Leaders!
Collegiate Leadership Competition (CLC), a nonprofit college leadership program founded in 2015, creates a dynamic practice field where student leaders can apply what they’re learning in a context that stretches them to the boundaries of their leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities. CLC makes leadership a real, tangible experience for future leaders. Join a network of 1,000+ student leaders and educators from around the world by participating in this year’s Collegiate Leadership Competition! Learn more: https://collegiateleader.org/
How to Grow a Business
The My Own Business Institute (MOBI) at Santa Clara University offers an open access, free, self-paced course on how to grow and build a business. Students who complete the course receive a certificate from Santa Clara University. Our mission is to start and grow businesses that create jobs.
How to Start a Business
The My Own Business Institute (MOBI) at Santa Clara University offers an open access, free, self-paced course on how to start a business. Students who complete the course receive a certificate from Santa Clara University. Our mission is to start businesses that create jobs.