iPads in Math and Literacy Centers

For Kindergarten through Grade Six Educators

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

with Liz Colantuonio

at the Southeastern Regional Education Service Center (SERESC)

Who Should Attend:

K-6 Educators including Classroom Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Technology Specialists,

Literacy Specialists and Math Specialists

About the Workshop:

Learn how iPads can be used during center time to support Literacy Centers and Math Stations. Learn how to evaluate apps to weed out the good from the bad and create student activity sheets to guide them through

assignments. Get started right away with some tried and true apps that meet Common Core standards.


**Please Note: Consultation is available in district to provide additional hands on support/technical assistance. Contact Jane Bergeron-Beaulieu at SERESC for more information. 603 206-6800; jbergero@seresc.net

Outcomes:

As a result of attending, participants will:

  • Understand effective ways to use iPads during math and literacy centers
  • Develop strategies for developing their own student activities using iPad apps
  • Have a comprehensive list of iPad Apps for Literacy and Math and resources on how to use them
  • Learn how to evaluate and use iPads Apps to meet Common Core Standards

Schedule:

9:00-9:45 Program Begins: Introduction to Using iPads for Centers

9:45-10:45 Making a Plan: Organization and Management Hints

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:00 Literacy App Exploration: Top Apps for Literacy Centers

12:00-12:45 Working Lunch and Networking at SERESC

12:45-1:45 Math App Exploration: Top Apps for Math Centers

1:45-2:45 Student Activity Sheets Creating Student Activity Sheets for Center Use

2:45-3:15 App Exploration: Sharing and Collaboration

3:15-3:30 Wrap Up: Resources/ Contact Info/ Related Workshops/ Evaluation/ Feedback

About the Presenter

Liz is an experienced educator with over twenty years of teaching experience. She began her career as a Special Educator in Boston, MA where she worked with middle and high school students with behavioral, emotional and learning challenges. Throughout her career Liz has served as a Classroom Teacher, a Special Educator/ Learning Specialist and Computer Educator. She has experience working in rural, suburban and inner city schools and has worked with students in grades K-12. She has also worked as a technology trainer for the Nashua School District

where she led district wide professional development activities for teachers K-12 and helped teachers integrate technology into their curriculum. Liz is currently a Digital Learning Specialist in Westford, MA where she works in a coaching role with K-2 teachers and students. She holds a M.Ed in Educational Technology from Emmanuel College and is certified in both Elementary and Special Education.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Check-in and continental breakfast starts at 8:30 am

Presentation starts at 9:00

Lunch at SERESC

Adjourn: 3:30 pm


Participants will receive a certificate of attendance for 5.5 contact hours


Cost: $225.00

Early Registration Discounted Cost: $195.00, if registered by February 3, 2016---Enter discount code: early*registration


Registration ends February 10, 2016


**SNOW DATE Thursday, February 18, 2016**


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Location:

SERESC Conference Center


29 Commerce Drive

Bedford, NH 03110

603-206-6800


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