Tech2Teach 2015-16

Inspiring educators to work collaboratively & digitally

Tech2Teach Plans for 2015-16

GenNET participating districts are invited for the fourth year to select up to four (4) candidates to participate in the Tech2Teach Professional Development series.

Sessions this year are designed to:

  • Inspire and coach teachers how to improve and integrate the use of technology
  • Assist with helping teachers Increase student engagement and learning
  • Develop efficient management of information.

Who would be a good candidate to participate in Tech2Teach?

  • Participating candidates should be interested in learning more about increasing their understanding and use and integration of technology to increase student learning.
  • Candidates should also have a desire to learn how to improve existing units/lessons by integrating technology and be interested in learning ways in which they can manage digital information.

At Tech2Teach is about "IDEAS!" Participants will:

  • Identify strands of learning that is relevant or best matches their technology readiness
  • Demonstrate proficient use of various tools identified within chosen strands
  • Ensure the integration of technology tools into existing units/lessons with their students
  • Apply the integrated lessons/units in their classrooms with their students
  • Share with building staff and administration results of their efforts

2015-16 Tech2Teach Dates

Three (3) sessions will be held from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. at the Davis Education Center on the following dates:

  • Session 01: Thursday, October 8, 2015
  • Session 02: Thursday, December 3, 2015
  • Session 03: Thursday, February 11, 2016

Participating Districts as of 9/25/15

  • Atherton
  • Beecher
  • Bendle
  • Bentley
  • Davison
  • Flint
  • Flushing
  • Genesee ISD
  • Grand Blanc
  • Kearsley
  • Linden
  • Mt. Morris
  • Swartz Creek
  • Westwood Heights

Selection Process

  • GenNET participating districts were all asked to nominate potential candidates for the program.
  • Substitute teacher costs will be reimbursed for participating teachers
  • Educators from various levels (elementary, secondary, etc.) have been nominated.
  • Local district administrative staff were allowed to consider nominating former GenNET Pioneers or Tech2Teach Participants from previous years.
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