ADW EdTech-er

September 2016, Vol. 1

Greetings from the Director for Educational Technology

The ADW Lead Technology Coaches and I are excited to share this quarterly newsletter with you. We will provide tech tips, resources, and tools that allow for seamless technology integration into daily lesson planning. Feel free to share with your faculty and staff. The link may also be found on our site.

"Technology Integration is not an event. It should be an everyday part of your classroom... like crayons and breathing."

Meet the ADW Lead Technology Coaches

Contact us, we are here to help:
Big image
Big image



Big image


Tech Guru, Kathy Schrock shares her take on the trendy new game. It is definitely worth the read!
Big image

Technology Teacher Fall Workshop

November 17, 2016 9:30am - 2:30pm St. Columba School, Oxon Hill.

This workshop is free for all ADW teachnology teachers. Coffee and lunch will be provided. Working collaboratively, teachers will learn the new ISTE technology standards, unpacking them and discussing best practices to implement the team teaching model in our schools. Teachers will also receive training on providing various technology integration professional development opportunities to their colleagues in their schools. These engaging and interactive workshops will leave you eager to return to your school, ready to team teach with and provide vital training to your colleagues!

Big image

Join us #ADWTEACH Chat on Twitter

Wednesday, Oct. 12th, 8-9pm

This is an online event.

Mark your calendars and Join us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Collaborate with your fellow ADW colleagues. Search for #ADWTeach and follow along with the questions.

Don't have a Twitter account? Here is how to sign up!

The Moderator will ask a question like this;

Q1: What are some of your favorite places to take Ss on field trips? #ADWTeach

You will respond like this;

A1: The Newseum brings history to life for my Ss. My Ss look forward to it. #ADWTeach

If you are not comfortable participating at first, you are welcome to follow along until you get the hang of it. Feel free to contact me with any questions.

Our next chat will be on Wednesday 10/12/16. Moderator and topic info to come.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Check out what we have been chatting about on #ADWTeach

Join us every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month! If you would like more information, contact me .

#CatholicEdCampDMV Registration for October 8, 2016

Register here for EdCamp Global #Makerspaces #MakerDay on October 25, 2016

Please leave comments below or contact me directly with suggestions for our next newsletter.