Gainesville Middle School Library

Tech Tuesdays 2018 - 2019


Give us 15 minutes and we'll introduce you to a great tech tool!

Tech Tuesday offerings are brought to you by your librarians, Christine and Claire. Our sessions take place in the library, at 3:00, and typically last 15 minutes.

Participants, who complete an exit ticket, will receive credit towards professional development points. So join us beef-up your PPP plan, and keep your instructional repertoire fresh.

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Tech Tuesday Sessions

September 25 - Metaverse- Augmented reality app

October 23 - Adobe Spark- create images, videos and web pages

November 27 - Microsoft Teams and Class Notebook- Will be rescheduled

January 22 - Sway - digital storytelling app, PowerPoint, but cooler

February 26 - Microsoft Make Code - computational thinking for any subject

March 26 - Flipgrid - video discussion platform

April 30 - Today's Meet, Twitter - Online discussions

May 28 - Overview of Digital Tools - options for student projects, teacher success stories & examples

Previous Tech Tuesday Topics

Let us know if you would like to learn about any of these excellent tech tools.

Animoto - presentation videos

Twitter - social media for professional learning and/or classroom connections with parents.

Discovery Education - stream video clips for content engagement

Smore - create online newsletters (you are reading a Smore right now)

HP Reveal/Aurasma - augmented reality app that uses pictures instead of QR codes.

Live Binders - bookmark and tab websites in an online binder for teacher and/or student use.

Symbaloo - bookmark and tab websites in an online binder for teacher and/or student use. Links are icons arranged on a page instead of a binder.

Go Animate - create animated videos without having to draw or know programming.

Class Dojo

Advanced Web Searching & Professional Databases