January Learning Opportunities

FOSTERING THE TRANSFORMATION OF LEARNING

REMINDERS . . .

• The Training Team reserves the right to cancel workshops due to low enrollment. Sessions that do not have at least 8 registered participants 3 days prior to the session will be canceled. If you plan to attend a session please register on Eduphoria -https://sanangelo.schoolobjects.com/ or click on the link for each class to go directly to the registration page for that class.


• You will be notified by e-mail if a class has been canceled.


Please do not bring children to workshops. Workshops are a professional learning environment and are not appropriate for children. Thank you for your cooperation.


• Please check your e-mail before attending a session. We may send reminders to bring certain items to class such as digital photos, iPads, etc.


All classes are held at the Administration Building Training Room unless otherwise noted.

Course Offerings . . .

Unique Presentation Tools

Course Date: January 12, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Description: Just Say No - to those same old presentations! In this session, participants will review alternative tools for students to create exciting content in a whole new way; including collaboration with other students.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=4857

Alternate Ways to Assess Your Students

Course Date: January 14, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Description: Put down the paper and pencil and pick up your mobile device. Let's explore alternative ways to assess your students and have data to review after the assessment - all online.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=4854

Visual Storytelling with Infographics

Course Date: January 19, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Description: Information graphics or infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge created with the intention of presenting complex information quickly and clearly. In this session we will learn how to create our own infographics and explore ways students can use infographics to make presenting information a captivating experience.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=4852

Google Docs and the Writing Process

Course Date: January 21, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Description: Participants will learn how to use Google Docs to develop collaborative and individual writing activities for their students including research projects and journals.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Register:
http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=4855

ACADEMIES

Chromebook Academy

Course Dates:

Session 1: January 11, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Session 2: January 27, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Session 3: February 9, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Session 4: February 18, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Description: Participants in this academy will learn about the basics of the Chromebook, using apps and extensions, Google Forms, and Google Classroom.

Course Credits: Technology: 6


Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=4851


** The Chromebook Academy contains 4 sessions. You must attend all 4 sessions to get credit for the academy. **

iPad Academy

Course Dates:

Session 1: January 13, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Session 2: January 26, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Session 3: February 8, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Session 4: February 17, 2016 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Description: Participants in this academy will learn about the basics of the iPad, video creation and sharing, using the iPad for writing, and app smashing.

Course Credits: Technology: 6


Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=4850


** The iPad Academy contains 4 sessions. You must attend all 4 sessions to get credit for the academy. **

TECHNOLOGY TRAINING

Laura Howard, Technology Training Manager