Magna Mentor Commons


In this video I give a quick tour of some of the content available at the Magna Mentor Commons a resource that I've come to both enjoy and find valuable to my development as an instructor and instructional support person.

From an email sent by Monica Devanis, Center for Teaching Advancement and Assessment Research (CTAAR)
GREAT NEWS!! Did you miss a topic of interest in one of the past sessions?  NO problem!

Rutgers U-New Brunswick has a Mentor Commons Subscription
The CTAAR has purchased a one year subscription to the Magna Mentor Commons!  This permits everyone to instantly access the current and archives Magna 20 Minutes Mentor webinars.
Here's how….
Create a new account
2. For new users, click Create an Account. Complete all Required Information fields and click Create Account. (NOTE: a verification email will be sent to the email address used to register. Click the link in the email to validate your account. This must be done within 48 hours or your account will not be created)

OR if you already have an account -
Access your Magna account
2. Click orange “Enter Authorization Code” button
3. Enter your email or username and your unique password and click “Login”
4. In the box, enter your group’s Authorization Code(Please see Steve G. or CTAAR)
5. Select Activate to access Mentor Commons
6. Use the “Click here” option to access Mentor Commons. Access or search any of the featured programs. 

Please note: entering the Authorization Code is done only once. Hereafter, you will access the subscription by logging in using your email address and password. Click on My Account from the top navigation bar, and under My Purchases click Subscriptions. Mentor Commons will be listed to the right. Click View On-Demand Videos to access Mentor Commons.
Please do not share the Authorization Code with anyone outside our campus community.

Need help?
- Call 800-433-0499, ext. 2, between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm Central Time, Monday through Friday
- Email 


Tools Shown:
Magna Mentor Commons

Tools Used:
Panopto, Rode Podcaster microphone

Video (4:20) -
Blog entry -
Direct Links (Once you have an account)
To view earlier resources created for this series, please see:

Hope you find this helpful. Please let me know if you have any questions/comments,

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