August 2017 PD Sessions

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Edlio Webpages--Monday, August 7, 2017

Description:

Rutherford County Schools is excited to announce that it is moving to an easy to use, consistent communication tool with Edlio webpages. Teachers can now update their webpage from any device. Parents and students have the option to subscribe to the teacher’s site and receive push notifications. In this session, teachers will create a page, update their profile, add assignments to their class calendar, build picture or video galleries, and more. Teachers will be amazed at how easy and fast this communication process can be.

Time: 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Location: 107 Lab

Information Now (iNOW) Teacher Portal & Gradebook-Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Description:

Information Now is RSC student management system. Come and learn gradebook basics including adding categories, activities, lesson plans, adding important links, and entering scores. Learn the basics for taking attendance including marking absentees and alerts, and reporting features.

Time: 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Location: 107 Lab

Office 365 OneDrive for Collaboration Beginning --Thursday, August 31, 2017

Description:

Use Office 365 for instruction, collaboration, assignments, communication, and more. This session highlights best practices for utilizing Office 365’s collaborative features to help you integrate them to increase the effectiveness of PLCs/Academic Teams as well as classroom instruction. OneDrive provides users with unlimited cloud based storage so there is no more need of CDs or thumb drives. This is an exciting free tool that can greatly enhance your classroom experiences.
Time: 3:55-5:55 p.m.
Location: 107 Lab

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