November 2015 Newsletter
Using Quizzes In Canvas For Questioning
The Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) quiz feature can be used to help meet the goal of the Instructional Framework for Questioning. The quiz feature provides you with different types of questions to choose from to help differentiate for your students. For more information on the quiz feature in Canvas, click here.
Locating Pacing Guides, Standard Maps, and Instructional Units in SchoolNet
Use this instruction guide to locate Guilford County Schools’ Pacing Guides, Standard Maps, and Instructional Units in SchoolNet. Click Here
Spotlight - Tech Integrator
Discovery Education Top Users For October
Discovery Education is a great resource provided by the district for our schools to use. The Instructional Technology Department will recognize staff use monthly in various areas of Discovery Education. For October, we have recognized the general use of Discovery Education and the winners are listed below. In November, we will look for the top users of the image area within Discovery Education. For ideas on how to use the various areas of Discovery Education, please check out Spotlight On Strategies.
Discovery Science Techbook Experience
Guilford County Schools, in partnership with Discovery Education, invite students, parents, teachers, and the community to a special evening event showcasing hands-on and digital science education resources coming to your student's classroom this year. Click here to view more information about this exciting experience.
Using Penzu to Engage Students With Writing
Instructional Technology Professional Learning Network (ITPLN)
You can register for Fall 2015 training sessions at Washington Street Annex through our Instructional Technology website. Contact our office if you are interested in us providing professional development on Canvas Learning Management System (LMS), Discovery Education, or Office 365. Click here for the training schedule.