VOL 2 ISSUE 1 SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
Coming Together to Start the New Year
Professional Learning Opportunities This Week
Shout out to the new "tweeters" who joined us to learn about Twitter this week! Proof that you can join the digital generation even if you weren't born into it.
Check out the great opportunities coming up:
- Monday 9/9: Lunchtime Tech Help D110
- Wednesday 9/11: iPad Instructional Integration D110
- Thursday 9/12: Beginner Google Apps (Windows based or Mac) Library
- Friday 9/13: Mac Academy 1 D110
- Thursday 9/19: Beginner Google Sites (Windows based or Mac)
Remember that you can find many more details about professional learning opportunities (agenda, time, duration, presenters) on the MHS Professional Learning site calendar (don't forget to log in to your LISD Google account):
Meaningful & Relevant Learning Happening Everyday...
Ms. Jennings 9th Grade Humanities students explore the five themes of geography
Mr. Stoeberl and Ms. Worland's combined AP Civics students plan out a semester long PBL
Ms. Herrmann's Eng 3 students discuss their own logical fallacies
Ms. Hanson's Physics students explore acceleration hands-on
Mr. Harrison's Ag students research careers in Ag mechanics and metal technology
Ms. Speed's students converse en francais
Teacher Tech Talk
Here is a great app to try, shared by Tracy Jennings - Apps Gone Free - Find out when all your favorite apps are offered for free.
Do you have a great new app, computer program, technology integration strategy, or innovative way for students to access, share, or create information?
We would like to feature a section sharing your best ideas and discoveries with technology.
Please email Rebecca Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org
We can't wait to hear from you!