SUMMER TECHNOLOGY TRAINING

Don't Wait! - Get Your GT and Trade Day Credit This Summer!

START YOUR SUMMER OFF RIGHT

> Check out the offerings for this summer - many of classes count for GT Credit.

> All classes listed also count for your Trade Day Credit.

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.

SUMMER COURSES . . .

Video Creation Apps (iPad/Android)

Course Date: June 3, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Join us as we discover the many ways that videos can be used in the K-12 classroom. We will explore several video creation apps (Android and iPad) to help students create engaging and exciting projects.

* Android tablet or iPad Required *

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3344

Productions in the Classroom

Course Dates: June 4, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

OR July 10, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

OR August 4, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Sherry Hall, 5th grade teacher at Alta Loma, will share various ways to work with students to create products using technology tools including iPad apps . You will work from start to finish on how a student can develop innovative projects to show what they know. * iPad Required *

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register:

6/4 - http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3345

8/4 - http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3370

App-ventures in Green Screen

Course Dates: June 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: In this session, participants will learn about several apps that allow you and your students to easily create and edit green screen videos that will impress everyone. *iPad Required*

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3346

Nearpod: Making Life Easier

Course Dates: June 12, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Using Nearpod, a free app/website, makes creating cross-curricular assignments a breeze. Integrate web pages, quizzes, videos, polls, and slideshows into your presentation. Increased student engagement and real-time student monitoring are built in benefits.

Course Credits: 3 Technology


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3347

Using Edmodo and iPads (BYOD or shared devices)

Course Date: June 12, 2014 at 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

OR July 8, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Description: Come see how easy it is to use Edmodo to store, collect, and interact with your students as they create content on portable devices. Edmodo is a free online tool that provides a safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content, and access homework, grades and school notices.

* Mobile Device Required *

Course Credits: 3 Technology


Direct Link to Register:

6/12 - http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3348

iPad Basics

Course Dates: June 16, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

OR June 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM to 4:00 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.

* iPad Required *

Course Credits: 3 Technology


Direct Link to Register:

AM Session - http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3349

PM Session - http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3350

BAM! *@/ POW! - Comics in the Classroom!

Course Date: June 17, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Comics can be used with any grade level and any subject area - Join us as we explore various strategies for using comics in the classroom. Participants will learn how to create, save and print comic strips using various iPad apps and websites.

* iPad Required *

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3352

Let's Get Blogging

Course Date: June 23, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Description: Come learn how to set up a safe place for students to blog (a discussion on a website published by students) so that they can share their knowledge, ideas, and thoughts on certain school topics - such as famous mathematicians, world hunger, what caused WWII, and much, much, more! Using Kidblogs, teachers will set up a space for each student so they can participate in and comment on blogs in their classroom.

* iPad Recommended *

Course Credits: 3 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3356

Posting Content Using Online Boards and Walls

Course Dates: June 23, 2014 at 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Description: In this session we will explore 6 tools that create active learners in the classroom. We will work through various websites to develop virtual corkboards and canvases to help engage students and provide a way to share information online and present content in the classroom.

Course Credits: 3 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3357

Flipping Your Classroom (or Meeting) without Flipping Out

Course Dates: June 25, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Description: In this course, participants will learn how to create, edit and share videos with students and teachers. Participants should bring a lesson with them (or meeting materials) that can be put on video - such as introducing a topic or objective.

* iPad Recommended *

Course Credits: 6 Technology


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3358

Pulling into the Station: Using iPads in Centers

Course Dates: June 26, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

OR July 9, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

OR July 15, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Location: Technology - Main Training Lab

Description: Sharla Wieting and Robyn Burney, teachers at McGill Elementary School will present this session. This course is designed to introduce educators to the iPad, while also helping them understand how to successfully integrate the iPad into learning stations. Whether you have a single iPad for your class to share, a small group of devices, or one iPad for every student, the iPad is a revolutionary device that has changed the way we educate our students. We'll cover iPad tips and tricks, useful apps, and create stations you can take back to your classroom.

* iPad Required *

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register:

6/26 - http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3403

7/15 - http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3365

Digital Storytelling Apps (Android/iPad)

Course Dates: July 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Description: This session will focus on various digital storytelling apps in the elementary classroom. You will learn how to use each of the apps which include creating stories, adding photos and animation as well as narration.

* Android Tablet or iPad Required *

Course Credits: 3 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3369

PowToon - Shaking Up Presentations!

Course Dates: July 14, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Description: PowToon is an online tool that helps you put together a presentation like nothing you have ever seen. Text, graphics, animations, transitions - it's all there- just so much better than other programs! Come find out how to put the POW in your presentations.

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3364

Getting Creative with Photo Apps (Andoid/iPad)

Course Dates: July 22, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Description: Join us as we discover the many ways that photos can be used in the K-12 classroom. We will explore several photo and collage apps (Android and iPad) to help students create engaging and exciting projects.

* Android Tablet or iPad Required *

Course Credits: 3 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3351

Project Pieces

Course Dates: July 23, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Description: Participants will discover 10 websites that help add "a little something extra" to student projects.

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3368

Cross Curricular Apps & Student Created Content

Course Dates: August 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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.

* Android Tablet or iPad Required *

Course Credits: 6 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3371

Prezi - Prezintations with Pizazz!

Course Dates: July 31, 2014 at 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Description: In this session participants will learn how to use Prezi. Prezi is a cloud based presentation tool that uses creative tools to add pizazz to ordinary slide shows. Come see why Prezi outshines other presentation tools.

Course Credits: 3 GT


Direct Link to Register: http://www.schoolobjects.com/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3372