Recent News & Updates http://www.instructionaltechnologyservices.com/Blog/TabId/161/BlogId/12/MALAlaunchingNEWtrainings.aspx MALA launching NEW trainings Michigan Assisted Living Association is excited to announce the launch of its new learning management tool, the&nbsp;<strong style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; line-height: 18px;">MALA Lifelong Learning and Resource Center</strong>. This innovative resource provides easy access to training programs, laws, regulations and best practices for Providers and their staff.<br /> <br /> In collaboration with Instructional Technology Services, Inc. (ITS), MALA has developed a practical training solution for its members. It starts with a branded training portal website run on a Content Management System that allows for MALA to control what resources are available for different types of users (e.g. direct support staff, managers and administrators). The training site will also serve to provide timely updates on proposed laws, regulations and policies at a state and federal level. <div> </div> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:06:00 Z 2014-07-17 10:06 +00:00 2014-07-17 03:06 -07:00 http://www.instructionaltechnologyservices.com/Blog/TabId/161/BlogId/168/OnlineTrainingforPlumbersMadeEasy.aspx Online Training for Plumbers Made Easy Instructional Technology Services, Inc. (ITS, Inc.) is excited to announce the release of the Online 2012 Plumbing Code Update. This is the ONLY place where plumbers in Michigan can register and take the class online to obtain the required certificate for renewal of Plumbing Licenses. Deadline for taking the code update is January 16, 2015.&nbsp;<a href="https://www.learnportals.com/mpmca_nonmembers/2012CodeUpdate.aspx" target="_blank" style="font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; line-height: 18px;"><strong>Click here</strong></a>&nbsp;to learn more.<br /> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:39:00 Z 2014-07-09 17:39 +00:00 2014-07-09 10:39 -07:00 http://www.instructionaltechnologyservices.com/Blog/TabId/161/BlogId/156/BlendedLearningConference2014.aspx Blended Learning Conference 2014 If you are interested in pursuing more technology based professional development, we (Instructional Technology Services, Inc.) are holding our annual Blended Learning Workshop this August 13 and 14. This is a hands-on driven workshop that supports the learning of a diverse range of technology options for a blended learning environment.&nbsp;<br style="color: #444444; font-size: 12px;" /> <br style="color: #444444; font-size: 12px;" /> Click on the title for more information Wed, 21 May 2014 12:14:00 Z 2014-05-21 12:14 +00:00 2014-05-21 05:14 -07:00 http://www.instructionaltechnologyservices.com/Blog/TabId/161/BlogId/90/TheBenefitsofOnlineLearning.aspx The Benefits of Online Learning There are many types of training methods each with their own merit and value. The focus of this article is to introduce the concept of Online Learning and to talk about its specific benefits. At its core, Online Learning is the process of leveraging computing technology to present and receive course content. The presentation and approach may vary from video conferencing, interactive games, social networking, and much more. Here are some of the primary benefits to Online Learning.<br /> Sat, 12 Oct 2013 08:33:00 Z 2013-10-12 08:33 +00:00 2013-10-12 01:33 -07:00 http://www.instructionaltechnologyservices.com/Blog/TabId/161/BlogId/11/WelcometoourNEWWebsite.aspx Welcome to our NEW Website ITS, Inc. is pleased to announce that our redesigned website is ready to go! We have spent a long time developing the best ways to describe what we do and provide streamlined access to products and services. There are several industries that we serve, but it always comes down to educating people, so we decided to approach our website in the same way. <br /> <br /> Education never stops and we believe a website should be the same. Our new site will focus on highlighting new content (e.g. Tech Tips, Legislation, Professional Development, etc...), products, and services while bringing people together to discuss and look to the future for the next enhancement or educational update. Fri, 21 Jun 2013 09:23:00 Z 2013-06-21 09:23 +00:00 2013-06-21 02:23 -07:00