February Technology Training

INTEGRATING TECHNOLOGY AND IMPROVING PRODUCTIVITY

REMINDERS . . .

• The Training Team reserves the right to cancel workshops due to low enrollment. Sessions that do not have at least 8 registered participants 3 days prior to the session will be canceled. If you plan to attend a session please register on Eduphoria -https://sanangelo.schoolobjects.com/ or click on the link for each class to go directly to the registration page for that class.


• You will be notified by e-mail if a class has been canceled.


Please do not bring children to workshops or leave children unattended in the training area during workshops. Workshops are a professional learning environment and are not appropriate for children. Thank you for your cooperation.


• Please check your e-mail before attending a session. We may send reminders to bring certain items to class such as digital photos, iPads, etc.


• All classes are held at the JPS Building on Central High School campus.


Course Offerings . . .

Teacher Tests in Aware

Course Dates: February 10, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Participants will learn how to create teacher tests in aware to use for quick assessments, six weeks tests or semester tests. We will also look at analyzing the data when tests have been scored.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3117

Website Wednesday

Course Dates: February 12, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: You've created your website, now what? This session will give you time to work on updating your website as well as give you a chance to ask questions about how to make your site better.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3119

Pin-A-Palooza

Course Dates: February 13, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Pinterest is one of the top sites for finding great ideas for the classroom. Let's work together in this pinning session - sharing our favorite people, schools, and organizations to follow and the best pins we've found. * This is not a beginners Pinterest class. This is a sharing/work time for pinners.*

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3120

Exploring YouTube

Course Dates: January 28, 2014 at 4:15 PM to at 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: In this session participants will explore all things YouTube. We will search videos, create a YouTube account and channel, subscribe to channels, upload videos, edit videos and learn about the settings for our videos. This is a great opportunity to set up a channel for your classroom/campus and start posting!

Credit: 1.5 Credits - Technology


Direct Link to Register:
http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3121

iPad Basics

Course Dates: February 18, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Participants in this session will learn about the basic features of their ipad including general settings, the camera, opening, closing, deleting and downloading apps and more! This class is for new users only. * MUST bring your iPad to this session.*

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3118

Follow Me on Twitter

Course Dates: February 19, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Twitter is a real-time information network powered by people all around the world that lets you share and discover what's happening now. Come learn how this great tool can help you communicate better with your staff, students, parents and more.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register:
http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3123

Fonts, Fonts, Fonts for Windows 7

Course Dates: February 20, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Ever get tired of the fonts on your computer? If so, this session is for you. Come learn how to find, download and install new fonts on your computer. We will also look at how to convert those new fonts into graphics.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register:
http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3124

Cross Curricular Apps & Student Created Content

Course Dates: February 24, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Learn how to plan and implement the use of multiple apps into a lesson where students produce authentic work. We will explore lessons that mesh multiple apps into one a single piece of work that the students produce to show their understanding of a concept. *iPad, iPod, iPhone, or Android device required*

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register:
http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3125

Digging Deeper with Google Search

Course Dates: February 25, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: In addition to providing easy access to billions of web pages, Google has many special features to help you find exactly what you are looking for. Come explore some the advanced search features of Google including quick views, sorting by readability levels, usage rights for images, and more.

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register:
http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3126

Kerpoof! - Multimedia Magic

Course Dates: February 27, 2014 at 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Kerpoof is a free online application that allows children to create artwork, animated movies, cards, stories and more! Participants in this class will learn how to create an account for Kerpoof, set up student accounts and use all the great tools in the program. This program is designed for kids to have fun, discover things, and be creative!

Course Credits: Technology: 1.5


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3127