eCLASS & Learning

Fall October/November 2016 Staff Development Plan

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Important Information:

  • Registration opens in PDE on Tuesday, September 20, 2016.
  • Each session must have at least 10 registered participants to make. You will be notified by Lotus Notes if your session does not make. Be sure to check your email prior to your session start date.
  • You will be notified by your instructor of any special instructions as to what to bring to your course.
  • Course location does not indicate course is specific to that level.

Introduction to eCLASS (Beginners and Teachers New to Gwinnett)

Corley Elementary


October 3, 10, 17, 24

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

PDE Registration

Course # 18066

Section #25652

"Fun"tionality Of eCLASS 1

Learn how to make incorporating technology into your classroom easy and accessible by using Google with your eCLASS course page! Make your page stand out without constant work and learn to create collaborative assignments within eCLASS. Make class fun with formative assessments implementing BYOD to increase student engagement.

Bay Creek Middle School


October 17, 19, 24, 26

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

PDE Informatoin

Course #15790

Section # 25655

"Fun" tionality Of eCLASS 2 (Requirement: "Fun"tionality 1)

If you have attended "FUN"tionality and want even MORE, this is the class for you. We will share even more tips and advice on customizing eClass and making it fun and functional using Google and more Web 2.0 tools. We will teach you to make your eClass page engaging and personalized. Your page will POP for your students!

Collins Hill High School


November 7, 9, 14, 16

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

PDE Registration

Course # 18069

Section # 25659

eCLASS & Google

This course will offer instruction in blending the many resources available in Google with eClass to transform the educational experience for students. Participants will receive an overview of eClass as well Google and then add tools, media, activities, links, etc to eClass modules and units for the next school year. The units will include media, discussions, dropbox activities, assessments, and a Cyber assignment.

Collins Hill High School


October 4, 6, 11, 13

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

PDE Registration

Course # 18068

Section # 25654

eCLASS & Flipping Your Classroom

So you want to flip your classroom, now what? In this professional development, you will learn how to use a wide variety of tools that will allow you to flip your lessons, units, and classroom. Each resource works well with eClass. You will have a chance to make at least one lesson that is flipped using free resources and placing it in eClass for immediate use.

J. Alvin Wilbanks Instructional Support Center


October 5, 12, 19, 26

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

PDE Registration

Course # 15791

Section # 25657

Transformational Teaching with eCLASS

Are you tired of teaching lessons the same way year after year? Do you find your students disengaging with the content you're delivering? Learn how to take your current lesson plans and tweak them using the Transformational Teaching model. You'll be given the opportunity to work with others to infuse technology while transforming lessons. Each participant will leave with the tools to continue this process throughout school years to come!

Note: All Sessions are a 20 Hour Hybrid Model with a portion in a face to face environment and a portion in an online environment. * All course work must be completed to receive course credit.

Pucketts Mill Elementary


October 6, 13, 20, 27

November 10 and 17

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

PDE Registration

Course # 16886

Section # 25660