Digital Learning News 3-22-16
from your Digital Learning Team
Raise Your Hand Texas Visits Birdville!
Digital Learning Twitter Chat- TONIGHT from 8:00 - 8:30pm
Let's Talk About Creativity!
Just search #bisddlp on Twitter beginning at 8:00pm this evening to view and participate in tonight's Digital Learning Chat.
If you have time, look through the resources below to hear about thoughts on creativity and its role in schools of the future.
Digital Learning Blog Teacher Spotlights
BISD students are engaged in a variety of learning opportunities each day. Visit the Digital Learning Lounge blog to learn more about how teachers are using technology tools and resources that engage students in learning!
BCTAL: Education & Training students, Swivl for teacher preparation
Smithfield Middle: Ashley Hodgson, iMovie app in science
Richland High: Dr. Trudie Byers, BYOD video with Youtube for PSAs
Richland High: ELAR classes, flexible learning spaces in pod
Mullendore Elementary: Stefanie Woodard, iMovie trailers with QR codes
Watauga Elementary: 4th graders and kinder students, Chatterpix on iPads for autobiographies and science
Smithfield MS: Beth Muirheid, Adobe Voice to share Makerspace experiences
Grow Your Mind: Learning Opportunities for YOU!
Now's the Time to Get Your Project Innovate iPad!
Approximately one week prior to training you will receive an email with a flipped learning experience that gives you prior learning and tasks that will be required before training.
Texas ASCD Ignite
Texas Google Summit
TCEA Tots and Technology
Resources for Learning
Elementary Tip of the Week: Share to Classroom Chrome Extension
Elementary App of the Week: Google Classroom
Student Technology Tool of the Week: Penzu!
Kelli Montgomery @KelliM11, Director of Digital Learning
Cheryl McKnight @cherylmck, Coordinator of Digital Learning
Karen Teeters @karenteeters222, Online Learning Specialist
Jennifer Miller @steamlearnlab, Learning Resources Specialist
ELEMENTARY TEAM MEMBERS:
Birdville, WT Francisco, Binion, Mullendore, Snow Heights, Porter, Spicer
Smithfield, Cheney, Stowe, Watauga, Foster Village, North Ridge, Walker Creek
David E Smith, Richland, West Birdville, Holiday Heights, Hardeman, ACFT, Green Valley
SECONDARY TEAM MEMBERS:
Haltom HS, Haltom MS, Richland MS, North Ridge MS
Birdville HS, BCTAL, Smithfield MS, North Richland MS
Richland HS, Shannon HS, North Oaks MS, Watauga MS