REFRESH Newsletter: SPECIAL EDITION

SPECIAL EDITION April 30, 2015

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SUMMER INSTITUTE July 27, 28, 29, 2015, Mooresville Intermediate

We are super excited about the REFRESHED MGSD Summer Institute 2015! This year as promised, we have new features based on what you asked for, with built in choice and differentiation.


All info is on the REFRESH Website - check out the Schedule at a Glance!


Registration closes May 22, 2015

Day 1

edCamp comes to Mooresville! You’ll have a chance to choose your own sessions. No sit-n -get: discuss with your peers about the topics you care about! Not sure what edCamp is? Check out this video!

EdCamp101

Day 2

LMS time! We’ll do a deep dive into Blackboard Learn. You’ll have time to transfer and start building content. In the afternoon you’ll choose from instructional and technology topics for two sessions.


Course Descriptions

Day 3

Free Technology 4 Teachers guru and amazing edTech blogger Richard Byrne will be here to fire us up! He’ll lead two sessions about how we can take our lessons across the line and refresh our practice to increase academic achievement! You’ll also work by learning style to prepare a personal REFRESH plan for next year.


Free Technology for Teachers Blog

Register for the Summer Institute !!!!

Registration is now open for Summer Institute and will close on May 22. Tuesday afternoon sessions are first come, first served, so sign up early to have the most choice! You can also indicate if you are willing to lead a session on Tuesday when you register.

Want to facilitate an edCamp Session?

This summer is about empowering teachers. We need leaders who will facilitate our edCamp discussions on Monday. If you are interested in leading, please fill out an edCamp Proposal form by May 8!