PACE POINTS!

"We're learning and excelling at our own pace..."

2nd Quarter Newsletter Contents

December 2014- February 2015


  • Quick Chats
  • Professional Development
  • Personalized Learning Environment Focus
  • Technology Integration
  • Amplify Corner

PLE Professional Development Focus

In order to implement the basics of PLE with students. Teachers are required to know and be able to use the following:

1. Playlist Builder

2. Edmodo

3. Gaggle

4. OneDrive

Check Out the English as a Second Language(ESL) Dept. Edmodo PLC Group!

The PD spotlight is on the ESL department. They are an exceptional model of district wide collaboration, communication, and creativity.


They welcome you to join their group:

www.edmodo.com

Group Code- 6dryxc

EdPuzzle Presentation
Using Nearpod: Demonstration
GCS PLE Technology Quick Reference

Check out the quick reference organized especially for GCS Middle School teachers!

Holiday Lessons

Here are great lessons for the week of December 15-19!

Shared Playlist

This Playlist includes resources to update the KingSoft App and how to log-in and use Gaggle student email and the OneDrive App.

Winter Break Student Practice

As most of you know, mobymax is a great way to personalize student learning with review and extended activities, especially during that long Winter Break. Make sure your students don't forget everything you have taught!

Amplify Assessment

High-quality content. It’s the most important thing you can add to your K-12 assessment program to help your students and teachers master the College and Career Readiness standards.

At Amplify, our content experts have developed the first suite of fixed-form assessments developed specifically to the new standards, CCSS Success Checks. All of our items and passages were built with the focus, coherence and rigor necessary to meet the new standards.

Best of all, CCSS Success Checks are fast, affordable and easy to administer.

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Amplify Needs Penn-Griffin Staff!

Teachers, A few times per year, we will invite you to answer a one-question survey in which you rate your overall experience with the Amplify Tablet System. Please complete by Monday, Dec. 15, at 5pm.

Amplify Needs Welborn Staff!

Teachers, A few times per year, we will invite you to answer a one-question survey in which you rate your overall experience with the Amplify Tablet System. Please respond by 5pm on Monday, December 15.

If Students Don't Have Internet @Home...Teachers can...

This is a great article! It captures a problem that many educators have when trying to incorporate technology in their lessons. Get ideas from educators to override the obstacle that all children do not have access to the internet at home.