May Tech Tips Newsletter

Candace Warren and Valerie Ivy-PBR-1 Technology Facilitators

HAPPY TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK!

Don't Forget to Sign-up for iThink Summer Academy!

Summer Professional Development Opportunities!

This summer we are bringing you numerous PD opportunities. In addition to all of our Google sessions, we will also offer sessions on: PBL/STEM, SIS, Assessment Capable Learners, Cool Tools, Presentation Tools and many more! You have the option of attending for 5 days in a row or to pick and choose Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer. You can earn college credit and great prizes!

Summer is quickly approaching, so don't forget to check out the sessions and sign-up! (Registration for iThink Summer Academy closes Monday, 5/9 at the end of the school day.)

http://bit.do/ithinksummer

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Summer Reading and Learning Ideas

Kasey Bell from Shake Up Learning is one of our favorite resources! She is a wealth of knowledge, and always provides us with lots of learning opportunities.

If you are looking for some ways to keep up with all things Google, check out the blogs Kasey uses to help keep her abreast of the latest Google updates and cutting-edge classroom integration ideas. According to Kasey, if you really want to learn more about Google Apps and how to effectively use Google tools in the classroom, these blogs are the ones to follow!

Happy summer reading!


15 Blogs to Follow for All Things Google!

  1. Google for Education Blog
  2. Official Google Blog
  3. Google Apps Updates
  4. Google Docs Blog
  5. Google Drive Blog
  6. Google Chrome Blog
  7. Google for Work Blog
  8. Shake Up Learning
  9. BetterCloud (formerly The Gooru)
  10. Alice Keeler
  11. Ditch That Textbook
  12. Fried Technology
  13. Edtechnocation
  14. Cntrl Alt Achieve
  15. EdTech Team

Make the last days of school count!

Contact Valerie

You can contact Valerie at the following link to book a time to work with her or have her help you out in your classroom, a staff meeting, etc...

https://valerieivy.youcanbook.me/

Contact Candace

You can contact Candace at the following link to book a time to work with her or have her help you out in your classroom, a staff meeting, etc...

https://candacewarren.youcanbook.me/