SMART Suite: Using Interactive Whiteboards
Use the interactive board in your room more effectively. Content will vary based on audience experience using SMART Notebook - from locating and using basic tools to creating lessons with enhanced interactivity to using other SMART suite applications (depends on district license). (Other interactive device workshops may be available by special request.)
Integrating iPads Into Instruction
Investigate the use of iPads for 1:1, small group or one-iPad classrooms while discovering new apps to reinforce your instruction.
Integrating Chromebooks Into Instruction
Become familiar with Chromebook keyboards, explore the use of Chromebooks in your classroom and discover new apps and add-ons to increase productivity.
Google Suite Training will focus on Google Forms, Google Slides, Google Docs and Google Sheets. Participants will leave with knowledge on how to create and share Google Docs and Sheets, customize and create online quizzes and surveys and produce presentations while formatting animation and sharing options.
Explore Google Apps for Education while completing practical applications you can use in your classroom tomorrow! Activities for over 10 applications will be available and can be chosen based on need or interest.
Participants will set up classes in Google, streamline communication with students, distribute assignments, monitor progress and collect completed work. We will also review how to engage students in safe online discussions.
A brief overview of Google Apps for Education targeted for beginner users. Just the basics about using Gmail, Google Drive and Google Search functions with a quick look at other apps in the Google Apps for Education Suite.
App Smashing for All
Tools for quick formative assessment, demonstration of student learning, or to make thinking visible. Most apps will be free for educators and can vary based on participant interests/available technology.