Ranger Ready

Tech Thursday | 25 May 2017

Congratulations Mrs. Varrassi

GISD Secondary Teacher of the Year

Garland ISD: 2017 GISD District Teachers of the Year
***The GISD Read 1:1 End-of-Year Survey is 100% anonymous. Names and emails will not be collected. We only request that you indicate your campus and content area.***
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What advice would you give to a teacher who is in his/her first year of a 1:1 implementation?

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TLAP

Check out TLAP, based on Dave Burgess's popular "Teach Like a PIRATE" seminars, this book offers inspiration, practical techniques, and innovative ideas that will help you to increase student engagement, boost your creativity, and transform your life as an educator. You'll learn how to: • Tap into and dramatically increase your passion as a teacher • Develop outrageously engaging lessons that draw students in like a magnet • Establish rapport and a sense of camaraderie in your classroom • Transform your class into a life-changing experience for your students This groundbreaking inspirational manifesto contains over 30 hooks specially designed to captivate your class and 170 brainstorming questions that will skyrocket your creativity. Once you learn the Teach Like a PIRATE system, you'll never look at your role as an educator the same again.

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Each course listed in these offerings was designed with elements for continued support of the Ready 1:1 digital classroom. Please explore the plethora of options that you can attend to deepen your 1:1 digital journey throughout the summer.


NFHS has a limited number of site licenses for Nearpod. Become one of the first 20 teachers to earn Nearpod Certified Educator status and you will be granted a site license. Please email your certificate to the Ready 1:1 Instructional Coach.
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Apple Teacher is a free professional learning program designed to support and celebrate educators using Apple products for teaching and learning. As an Educator you can build skills on iPad and Mac that directly apply to activities with your students, earn recognition for the new things you learn, and be rewarded for the great work you do every day.
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