Dawson County Schools Tech Update
Sharing the good news of Instructional Tech in our schools
Instructional Technology Committee News
Technology Take Over Days!
BMES-11/30/15; RVMS-12/3/15; RES-12/9/15; KES-1/7/16; DCHS-1/13/16
Technology Integration Strategies
Here are great resources for teachers wanting to "Blend" their instruction, adding technology as a tool.
http://betterlesson.com/blended_learning These teachers have shared their "Blended" learning strategies that have proven to be successful in their classrooms.
Looking for free lessons in how to "Blend" your instruction? Consider Relay Learn modules. Each module is a six hour course. For more information, click here: https://learn.relay.edu/modules
Google Apps for Education (GAFE) Learning Resources
Consider free Google Training that can lead lead to Google Educator Certification and more. Click this link and watch the "overview" video https://edutrainingcenter.withgoogle.com/training
A Tip of The Hat!
A Tip of the Hat to our to our Instructional Technology Committee members, meeting monthly, sharing, learning and discussing instructional technology integration.
A Tip of the Hat to RVMS, offering professional learning to connections teachers on technology integration in their courses.
A Tip of the Hat to DCHS, and Stefanie Gibbs, Dr. Darnell, Stacy Martin, for setting up the Graduation Plan Progress screen in Powerschool. This allows students, staff and parents to stay up to date on student progress toward graduation.
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Teachers at BMES learning how to make their websites relevant and up to date
RES Staff Learning OSX Yosemite Skills with Brian Buffington
Para-Pros at BMES learning new technology skills!