2016 Summer Tech Classes

Taught by the OGS Tech Team

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Curriculum pay and CEUs are available for these classes. Class sizes are limited to 15 participants. We are using a Choice Eliminator in the Google Form this year, so if you don't see a class as an option, it is full.


If you have questions about a class, please contact the instructor.


This sign up will close on Friday, May 27.

Classes in June

Be a “Production Room” Power User - Jason Meltzer

  • Date: 6/8 8:00am - 2:00 pm Full Day
  • All grade levels

  • Novice/advanced assignments, Full-day attendance is encouraged. (we have new equipment to use)


    The equipment available in our new Production Room will allow you and your students to create quality projects. You will learn how to use cameras, microphones, and video mixers. All the equipment is portable so you can use it in your classroom as well. With a day to work, you can create sample projects for your students. We will also explore ways that these tools support the Common Core principles.

Managing your iOS Camera Roll- John Mehnert


  • Date: 6/28 8:00am 1/2 Day
  • Good for all grade levels!
  • Skill Level: Basic
  • Learn how to utilize your iPad's built-in Camera as well as manage the images and video that are in your Camera Roll. We will also learn how to create a few basic projects using the Camera Roll!

“Google Classroom” for iPads and Computers- Jason Meltzer

  • Date: 6/28 12:00pm - 3:00 pm 1/2 Day
  • All grade levels
  • Novice



Description: “Google Classroom” is any easy tool to use with your students of all ages. It is an simple way to get web links, files, and documents to your students. In just a few clicks, you can create assignments, make announcements, or ask survey questions. It integrates seamlessly with Google Drive. Spend less time getting files to your students and more time teaching!

Basic Green Screening with iOS- John Mehnert


  • Date: 6/29 8:00am 1/2 Day
  • Good for all grade levels!
  • Skill Level: Intermediate

Use the Green Screen app to easily create great looking green screen products on your iPad!

Creating Easy Videos in iOS- John Mehnert


  • Date: 6/30 8:00am 1/2 Day
  • Good for all grade levels!
  • Skill Level: Intermediate

Use the iMovie app to easily create great looking video products on your iPad!

Courses in August

Google Calendar: Implement, Organize, Communicate- Allison Honaker

  • Date: 8/3 8:00 am-11:00 am 1/2 Day
  • Good for all grade levels.
  • Skill Level: Novice

  • An introduction to Google Calendar as a collaborative tool and paperless workflow solution. The features of this calendar allow users to plan events, organize their schedules, as well as collaborate with colleagues through a familiar interface, Google Apps for Education (GAFE).
  • Coding in the Classroom - Allison Honaker

    • Date: 8/4 8:00 am-11:00 am 1/2 Day
    • Good for all grade levels.
    • Skill Level: Novice


    Coding is a language that all 21st students must use. Using Tynker, ​Code.org, and the Spheros, see how coding can be connected to your curriculum activities.

    Portfolio Options for Education- Allison Honaker

    • Date: 8/4 12:00 pm-3:00 pm 1/2 Day
    • Good for all grade levels.
    • Skill Level: Novice


    Learn about archiving student projects and information with SeeSaw, Google Drive, and Showbie​. Determine which tool is the right one for your classroom to keep student work accessible to students, parents, and teachers throughout the year.