Digital Learning News 5-17-16
from your Digital Learning Team
Here are tonight's questions:
Q1: If you had a super-power that was tech-related, what would it be? What would your superhero name be?
Q2: If you had a tech-related “kryptonite”, what would it be?
Q3: Imagine your favorite superhero having a favorite technology tool or site. What hero, what tool, and why?
Digital Learning Blog Teacher Spotlights
BISD students are engaged in a variety of learning opportunities each day. Visit the Digital Learning Lounge blog to learn more about how teachers are using technology tools and resources that engage students in learning!
Post to the Blog Yourself!
Share the great teaching and learning that is supported by digital tools and resources that's happening on your campus or in your department.
It's as simple as this:
Just start a new email message.
1. Type email@example.com in the "To" line.
2. Type the Title of your blog post in the "Subject" line of your email.
3. Type what you want to spotlight/share - which will become your actual blog post text - in the body of the email. Note: everything in your email will become part of your post so you may want to edit/delete extra information from your email signature.
4. Attach the images you want to include in your post to your email message.
Grow Your Mind: Learning Opportunities for YOU!
Now's the Time to Get Your Project Innovate iPad!
Approximately one week prior to training you will receive an email with a flipped learning experience that gives you prior learning and tasks that will be required before training.
Resources for Learning
Elementary Tip of the Week: Google Edu Training Center
Elementary App of the Week: Twitter
Teacher Technology Tool of the Week: Flippity!
Student Technology Tool of the Week: WeVideo!
Kelli Montgomery @KelliM11, Director of Digital Learning
Cheryl McKnight @cherylmck, Coordinator of Digital Learning
Karen Teeters @karenteeters222, Online Learning Specialist
Jennifer Miller @steamlearnlab, Learning Resources Specialist
ELEMENTARY TEAM MEMBERS:
Birdville, WT Francisco, Binion, Mullendore, Snow Heights, Porter, Spicer
Smithfield, Cheney, Stowe, Watauga, Foster Village, North Ridge, Walker Creek
David E Smith, Richland, West Birdville, Holiday Heights, Hardeman, ACFT, Green Valley
SECONDARY TEAM MEMBERS:
Haltom HS, Haltom MS, Richland MS, North Ridge MS
Birdville HS, BCTAL, Smithfield MS, North Richland MS
Richland HS, Shannon HS, North Oaks MS, Watauga MS