Gainesville Middle School Library
Tech Tuesdays 2018 - 2019
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.
Tech Tuesday Sessions
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
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.
Advanced Web Searching & Professional Databases