Digital Learning News Brief

January 20, 2015

Digital Learning Spotlight - Birdville ISD Board of Trustees

We celebrate and appreciate our BISD Board of Trustees for their leadership and dedication to teaching and learning.

Our team would like to thank our Board for their continuous and passionate support for digital learning, assuring that our students will be Future Ready.

BISD Board of Trustees dedicates itself to providing the resources our teachers and students need to leverage digital technologies for high levels of learning.

THANK YOU!

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What Does Future Ready Mean?

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Twitter Chat Tonight

Tonight's topic: What's the meaning of life?


View Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson's answer to this question: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2015/01/watch-neil-degrasse-tyson-explain-the-meaning-of-life-to-a-curious-6-year-old/


The chat will begin with sharing how you met last week's challenge - reflecting on learning.


Tonight's questions:

  1. In what ways do your students have an opportunity to explore the world around them?
  2. Did your students learn something today that they did not know yesterday? Please share.
  3. What new strategy can you add to your instruction that prompts students to deepen their learning?


See you tonight on Twitter from 8:00-8:30 PM @Birdville_dl #bisddlp

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Project Innovate Update - New Classes and Registration Coming Soon!

Get ready! The next Project Innovate classes are coming and registration links will be published soon in the Digital Learning News Brief.

What are the goals of Project Innovate iPads for teachers and staff? Click here

When your entire campus technology is upgraded in the bond implementation, Project Innovate iPad minis will be distributed to each staff member on the campus.

However, if you would like to receive your Project Innovate iPad mini as soon as possible just sign up for a Project Innovate class.

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