April PD Sessions


Nearpod- The interactive presentation program

Trying to figure out how to integrate BYOD into your everyday lessons? Looking for a way to make your PowerPoint presentations engaging? Come learn about Nearpod! You can import your pre-existing PowerPoint presentations and embed formative questions, polls, videos, and quizzes. Students access your presentation on their devices and you get great data reports after each presentation. Free and easy to use ... leave this session with a lesson ready to go!

Session Time and Location

April 11th- 3:00-4:30 in the LaVergne Primary Computer Lab

Connecting your Classroom to the World with Skype

Technology is allowing us to connect with others as never before, and classrooms can now take part in this exciting adventure. In this session we will demonstrate strategies to help teachers successfully use Skype through their Office365 account to bring the outside world in to their building. Learn how to play a Mystery Skype game with a classroom across the country, invite a guest speaker in to discuss your topic first hand, or take a virtual field trip to a new land. All of these and more are available with the click of a button. Come find out how.

Session Time and Location

April 13th- 3:00-4:30 in the Lavergne Primary Computer Lab

April 19th- 3:00-4:30 in the Roy Waldron 800 Computer Lab

Clarissa Miles Technology Coach