CIES Wednesday Envelope

for Elementary Staff--April 13th, 2016

In this issue:

  • Schoology Notifications in Groups
  • NUA Summer Academy-Repeat
  • Optional Apple Training-Repeat
  • Reimagining Classrooms TED Talk

How to Receive Notifications When Something is Added to Your Curriculum Resources Group

The Grade Level Curriculum Resource Groups are starting to be filled with shared items from fabulous teachers across our district. Would you like to be notified when items are added? Click here for instructions on how to change your notification settings in Schoology.

National Urban Alliance (NUA) Summer Academy

There is still room to sign up for Session #2 of the NUA Summer Academy. The dates are June 21st-23rd at Park Center Senior High. Participants may choose to be time-carded or receive partial pay and board credit for their hours. Click here to register: Session#2 NUA Summer Academy

Opportunities for Apple Training for the iPad

CIES will provide substitutes for these trainings. Space is limited to 20 participants per course. You will need to register in KeepCertified. Once you have secured a spot in KeepCertified for the session, go to AESOP and request a substitute. The paperwork will be done for you once you have registered in both KeepCertified and AESOP.


4th Grade Teachers on Tuesday April 26 from 8:30-11:30 AM

Becoming a Power User for Teaching and Learning Session

  • Discover how to make the most effective use of your device as a tool for learning and teaching. Get to know the fundamentals, powerful features, settings, and educational learning resources built into every Apple operating system.


5th Grade Teachers on Tuesday April 26 from 12:30-3:30 PM

Becoming a Power User for Teaching and Learning Session:

  • Discover how to make the most effective use of your device as a tool for learning and teaching. Get to know the fundamentals, powerful features, settings, and educational learning resources built into every Apple operating system.

Reimagining Classrooms: Teachers as Learners and Students as Leaders

Reimagining Classrooms: Teachers as Learners and Students as Leaders | Kayla Delzer | TEDxFargo

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