MVHS EdTech Tips
The Countdown Begins...
This newsletter will focus on end-of-the-year activities and preparing for summer. How can we continue to express our passion for learning and encourage our students every day? What plans do we have for the summer for both relaxation and personal development?
Using Google Forms
Here is a sample from a great Math teacher and instructional coach: SAMPLE SURVEY
If you are interested in learning about using Google Forms, let me know and we can set up some time. The platform is easy to set up and I can provide some videos to help with sharing the survey.
Building Classroom Websites
Thursday, May 5th, 2-4pm
2900 Parkway Drive
El Monte, CA
There will be two hour-long sessions. Please feel free to attend the one that works best for your schedule. Chromebooks will be available.
Training #1: 2p - 2:45p
Training #2: 3p - 3:45p
- Free website hosting
- View sample sites
- Determine purpose, structure, & function for your class site
SUMMER READING IDEAS
Teach Like a Pirate by Dave Burgess
This is an awesome book about using engaging strategies to excite students and to encourage the development of creativity to change our thinking. Check it out here...
The Innovator's Mindset by George Couros
This is a great book about developing a growth mindset and challenging the a deficit model. The author offers insightful questions and activities to engage teachers in being more connected. Check it out here...
50 Things You Can Do With Google Classroom by Alice Keeler
If you are looking for an introductory text that will show you how to use Google Classroom, then this is an excellent tool. Alice Keeler is an expert in all things Google and this book is well-organized with clear directions and images. Check it out here...