January Professional Development

RCS Instructional Technology Department

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These are completed on your own time outside of school hours.

Virtual Schoology Grade Passback

Schoology grade passback (ONLY available for grades 3-12).

In this follow-up Schoology training, participants will configure their Schoology course gradebooks in order to sync graded assignments back to the Skyward gradebook. We will also cover using the Bulk Edit feature, understanding the Sync Log, and using the course gradebook.

Section #: 37290

Date: Wednesday, January 4

Time: 3:45-4:45

Section #: 37292

Date: Monday, January 9

Time: 3:45-4:45

Location: Zoom link will be sent to participants on the morning of the training

Presenter: Jennifer Brooks

iReady Reboot Virtual Webinar

I-Ready empowers you by connecting rich assessment data to personalized digital learning and powerful classroom instruction. With i-Ready, you can sharpen your insight into student needs with actionable data and access rigorous yet engaging instruction to help each student succeed. In this course, participants will learn more about Best Practices for Personalized Instruction.

Section #: 37329

Date: Tuesday, January 17

Time: 3:30-4:30

Location: Zoom link will be sent to participants on the morning of the training

Presenter: Cherri McCrary/Melinda Fleischer

VIRTUAL Do You Know About Dyknow?

Dyknow is a cloud-based classroom management solution that helps teachers monitor student device activity, minimize digital distractions, and keep students focused during class. In this session, you'll learn how to login, monitor students, create & implement blocking plans, and analyze class history.

Section #: 37334

Date: Thursday, January 19

Time: 3:45-4:15



  • Getting Started with Schoology
  • Nearpod
  • Creating Microsoft Teams
  • Moby Max University
  • Maximizing Office 365
  • PlayPosit Academy
  • Using Mastery Connect for Assessment
  • Common Sense Education Digital Citizenship Training
  • Microsoft Tools for Student Accessibility
  • And more......
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