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Using Digital Applications to Upgrade Your Professional Development Plan

During this session, participants learn strategies to help develop a professional development plan that provides focus and helps to sustain the work long term.

The PowerPoint Plateau: How We Got on it and How We Can Fly Above

Exciting first experiences of PowerPoint have been transformed to teacher drudgery and student boredom.
How did we get here? Can we use PowerPoint more effectively? What other options are available?
This session explores these questions to help enhance a classroom experience.

The Future of Education in a Digital World

This session helps educators build digital skills while understanding how to conduct themselves in a civil manner in the virtual space as professionals.

The Ethical Pirate: How to use Digital Resources Responsibly and Legally in the Classroom

This workshop explores the murky legal realities of fair use and provides some guidelines for ethical and legal use of online resources for teachers and students. This workshop showcases how teachers can protect their own content.

Technology Infused Project-Based Learning

Take this session to leverage technology and blended learning strategies to empower students, facilitate collaboration, and inspire creativity.

Science Investigations Utilizing Apps

From apps that engage engineering skills to apps for building lab reports, this training shows how science class plus mobile device equals great fun and engaging ways to learn and build!

Nuts and Bolts: Developing a 1:1 Mobile Device Program

If you’re considering the deployment of a mobile device program, this hands-on workshop takes attendees from the planning stage through the implementation of a mobile device program.

Notability – Organization for Students and Teachers

About This Course Notability is the go-to app for tens of thousands of students and educators across the world. When used to its fullest potential, teachers can easily organize lessons, presentations, PowerPoints, and notes to get the most from the…
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Nearpod – Student Engagement Made Easy

This session will present Nearpod in a classroom to keep students engaged through various means of interactives easily created by the teacher with existing content. The session will also include a hands-on opportunity to learn how to use Nearpod to build a presentation.

Nearpod – Engaging Your Math Students

With a mobile device deployment program, students tend to wander off and not focus on a lesson that is being taught. Nearpod, an all-in-one solution for the use of mobile devices in education, can keep students engaged.

Mobile Learning – Connecting the Real World and the Digital World with QR Codes and Augmented Reality

In this session, explore ways to use QR codes and augmented reality to communicate and educate. Attendees are encouraged to bring a smartphone or mobile device with a built-in camera to fully participate in this interactive session.

Mobile Devices in the Science Classroom

Attendees will learn how to leverage mobile devices in a science classroom to maximize its potential and explore apps that are useful for various hands-on environmental science, biology, and physical science labs.