Anna ISD EdmodoCon Viewing Party
Educational Technology Integration
Anna ISD EdmodoCon 2014
Education opens minds. Technology connects them.
We bring you the best of both, all in one place. - Edmodo
Become part of the world’s largest K-12 social learning community where teachers, students, and parents can connect safely and securely. If you would like to know more about this useful tool then join me for a come and go workshop day! In fact, you don't even have to actually join us in person! If you have your own device, have an Edmodo account, and are already comfortable using Edmodo then you may join us from the comfort of your home! The Anna High School location is provided only for if you want to utilize the computer lab, meet up with other teachers to discuss in person, and eat some delicious snacks! Why not make a party of learning how to integrate more technology within the classroom?
EdmodoCon 2014 Details
Wednesday, Aug. 6th, 8:30am-6:15pm
1107 Rosamond Pkwy
This is an online event that you may attend from home OR you may come to lab A105 at Anna HS. Please let me know via email at Emily.firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan to attend this event in person so I can plan snacks accordingly.
EdmodoCon 2014 Schedule
You may come and go as needed-show up to one session or show up to all!
8:30-8:50 Register for an Edmodo account and join group (if needed)
9:00-9:40 Opening Keynote by Nic Borg
9:45-10:30 Teaching Mythology with Technology: Engaging Students in CCSS by Steve Johnson
10:45-11:30 So You Think You Know Your Students? Using Videos, Polls, and Reflective Response to Inform Instruction by Robert Miller
11:30-12:15 Edmodo That! Unique Ways to Connect and Learn by Monique Dalli and Jessica McCarthy
12:30-1:15 Redefining Learning with Limited Tech by Sheryl Place
1:15-2:00 From Tech Illiterate to Tech Savvy: How to Foster Non-Cognitive Skills in Edmodo by Valerie (Shull) Knauer
2:00-3:00 Lunch Break On Your Own
3:00-3:45 "Leveling Up" Student Writing With Badges by Nathan Garvin
3:45-4:30 Moving Beyond the Classroom Walls: Connecting Globally Through Story-Telling by Stacy Lynn Fritz
4:45-5:30 Solving D3: Data Driven, Differentiated Instruction by Beatrice Lopez
5:30-6:15 Creating a Diverse, College- and Career- Ready Tech Culture by James Garner and Rachel Stokes
Important Information If You Plan To Attend Or If You Have Questions
For more information about EdmodoCon, the speakers and workshop sessions, how to register, how to create an account or join the session groups click here: EdmodoCon 2014
Note: Once you have clicked on the link above, it is helpful to go ahead and download the Starter Kit. The Starter Kit will help you go through the steps of creating an Edmodo account if you don't already have one. After you get the Starter Kit opened, follow the steps under "Before EdmodoCon."
If you have trouble with creating an account or getting registered, feel free to email me at Emily.email@example.com or you may show up to lab A105 on the day of EdmodoCon and I will be happy to assist you.
Thank you and I look forward to connecting with you online or seeing you in person!