Digital Learning Online PD

RCSS Media & Technology Department Fall 2017

Fall into Digital Learning!

The Randolph County School System Media & Technology Department will be offering two online courses this fall for certified staff to earn CEUs. Both of the courses will be hosted online in Canvas. Become a Kung Fu Canvas Black Belt and learn more about our district learning management system, or sharpen your understanding of Digital Citizenship and the new NC Digital Learning Competencies for Teachers. Courses will begin on Monday, October 2, 2017 and end Monday, November 13, 2017.


The Media & Technology Department will offer other opportunities to earn DLC CEUs throughout the school year.

NCEES Registration

Registration for professional development is conducted within the NCEES PD system. The course title and course numbers are listed for each session. Click the course number for a direct link to register for the course. (You may be prompted to login to the NCEdCloud/Home Base.) 1.0 Digital Learning CEU credit will be awarded at the completion of each course. Registration ends Friday, September 29, 2017.
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Kung Fu Canvas

NCEES Course Code #: 8015

CEUs: 1.0 Digital Learning

Instructors: Shenna Creech, Alice Smith

Location: Online

Date: 10/2/2017-11/13/2017

Audience: Certified Staff


Become a Canvas Black Belt by learning and using all the cool tools and features of Canvas. This course is designed to help participants learn how to use Canvas effectively. Professional learners in this course will watch videos, use Canvas documentation and participate in discussions to learn and apply that learning to their classroom. Along the way, learners can earn Kung Fu Canvas belts (badges) to demonstrate their accomplishments.


TIME NEEDED: The entire course should take 6-10 hours. Each belt (module) contains about 45 to 65 minutes worth of videos or reading. Plan on 1.5 to 2 hours per belt to watch the videos, try the things that are demonstrated in the videos and reply to discussion questions. Practicing the things you see in the videos is HIGHLY recommended.

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Digital Citizenship

NCEES Course Code #: 8016

CEUs: 1.0 Digital Learning CEU

Instructors: Shenna Creech, Alice Smith

Location: Online

Date: 10/2/2017-11/13/2017

Audience: Certified Staff


In this hands-on interactive course, discover the resources in the Digital Learning Competencies Backpack and grow your knowledge of the competencies. In this course, participants will: - Self-evaluate your level of each Digital Citizenship DLC. - Dig deep into each competency and explore resources to grow your knowledge base. - Create artifacts to show what you have learned. - Connect with other educators from around the district to discuss experiences and collaborate.