Powering On Our Learning!

Technology Institute

Spartanburg One Teachers: You're Invited!

We are inviting D1 teachers to attend our first annual Technology Institute. This event will be held on June 13th from 8:00 - 3:15 at Landrum High School. Many of our District One teachers will be presenting technology sessions with an emphasis on engaging students. We will also have special guests to highlight new technologies we will be providing our students next school year.

Session Topics

  • #Personal PD using Twitter
  • Google Classroom
  • Using Flubaroo, Doctopus, and Goobric
  • Nearpod
  • Creating eBooks with Flipsnack
  • Formative Assessments with Plickers
  • Classroom Management with Classcraft
  • Media Resources
  • Socrative
  • Web 2.0 Resources
  • Google Apps and Extensions
  • Newsela
  • Troubleshooting Chromebooks
  • Google Slides
  • Using Backchannels for Group Discussions
  • Movie Making Resources
  • Technology Tools in Math
  • Google Expeditions and Google Cardboard
  • OverDrive
  • Plickers, Kahoot, and Quizzes

Powering On in District One!

Monday, June 13th, 8am-3:15pm

18818 Asheville Highway

Campobello, SC

Sessions will be applicable to all content areas K-12. Re-certification credit of 5 points will be awarded for attendance. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Registration, Coffee and Snacks: 8:00 am - 8: 30 am

Session 1: 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Session 2: 9:45 am - 10:45 am

Session 3: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lunch (provided): 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Session 4: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Session 5: 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Powering On in District One!

"Powers On" is Spartanburg School District One's digital learning initiative. We strive to provide students with the technological resources to improve learning and better prepare them for college/career opportunities. The mission of the "Powers On" program at District One is to enrich the curriculum with technology opportunities that build and sustain an engaged and collaborative learning environment for all students.
For more information, please contact Dr. Lori Vinson (864) 580-0269 or Dr. Crystal McSwain (864) 472-2846