January PD Sessions

Check out the opportunities to GROW this month!

Flipped Classroom

Description: Not sure what the concept of “Flipped Instruction” really means? Join us as we delve into the concept of “Flipped Learning” and “Blended Learning” as opposed to the traditional concept of classroom instruction. Come and explore opportunities, resources, and tools that will help you take the first steps into flipping your classroom. (Great way to tackle upcoming block schedule time!!)

Date of Session: January 6, 2016

Length of Session: 1.5 hours.

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Excel -Basics for Visual Representation and Data Analysis 

Description: Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel 2013 by learning ways to increase productivity and maximize visual representation and data analysis in the classroom. This training is designed for learners who are new to excel. Goals for this session are: learn basic terminology, data entry, data analysis, explanation of basic excel tools, and basic formatting tasks. Participants of this session will be able to create a basic spreadsheet and format it using the basic tools of excel.

Date of Session: January 11, 2016

Length of Session: 1.5

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Nearpod- The interactive presentation program for BYOD

Description: Trying to figure out how to integrate BYOD into your everyday lessons? Looking for a way to make your PowerPoint presentations engaging? Come learn about Nearpod! You can import your pre-existing PowerPoint presentations and embed formative questions, polls, videos, and quizzes. Students access your presentation on their devices and you get great data reports after each presentation. Free and easy to use ... leave this session with a lesson ready to go!

Date of Session: January 14, 2016

Length of Session: 1.5 hrs.

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Office 365 OneNote and Class Notebooks

Description: Organize and share your files electronically using Office 365 One Note. Learn how you can create OneNote notebooks for cloud based organizations and file sharing. Dig deeper to deliver curriculum and collaborate with students and colleagues. This is a tool you've got to see!

Date of Session: January 19, 2016

Length of session: 1.5 hr

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