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Concurrent Session 5

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Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  301B

 

Apps, iBooks, and the Cloud! Oh Yes! 

Don't open that textbook!  Open an iBook!  Learn how to turn your textbooks into customized iBooks for your classroom.  Flip through iBook examples from real classrooms and witness firsthand why this new innovative approach is priceless for your student engagement.  Learn how to incorporate Apps like Evernote as well as Apptivities into your iBooks.  Witness how students define words, take notes, and highlight within their iBook.  This transformational approach to information will engage every student in your classroom.  This is a workshop you don't want to miss.

Strand:  Project-based learning lesson/unit planning

Target Audience:  High, K-12      Skill Level:   Intermediate       Platform:  Mac

Amie Williams, Jesse Carson High School, Rowan-Salisbury Schools

 

 

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  302A

 

i4T-Innovation for Transformation 

Learn how a large urban school district with over 150 schools, 140,000 students, and 18,000 teachers, support staff and administrators transform the way educators think about technology integration by pairing a coaching application, an innovative technology tool and a district-wide collaborative effort to introduce administrative staff to a new way of thinking about technology and technology integration.

Strand:  Administration/leadership

Target Audience:  Administration, Other      Skill Level:   All Levels       Platform:  All platforms

Donna Jessup, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Jenny Grabiec, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

ILana Jones, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Jacob Standish, Charlotte Mecklenberg Schools

Sharon Wilson, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  302B

 

Putting the YOU into YouTube 

YouTube isn't just for finding content.  Come learn how to use YouTube to create interactive and engaging videos. Participants will learn how to customize videos by inserting titles and other text, as well as adding multiple choice questions and links. If you're thinking about flipping your classroom or using videos in a more creative way, this is the session for you.

Strand:  Web 2.0

Target Audience:  K-12      Skill Level:   All Levels       Platform:  All platforms

Lauren Boucher, Pitt County Schools

Joanna Gerakios, Pitt County Schools

 

 

 

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  302C

 

Augmented Reality Enhanced Learning Environments 

Attendees of this session will learn about Augmented Reality (AR) enhanced learning environments.  The topic will be addressed in 4 parts:  1. introduction to AR including definition, history, common uses, and entry points    2. detailed explanation of AR enhanced learning environments including theoretical/pedagogical foundations and notable examples  3.  introduction of two free, user-friendly AR development platforms that can be used by teachers and students to design their own AR enhanced environments  4. exposure to a custom example of an AR environment that can be experienced in the area surrounding the convention center.

Strand:  Other

Target Audience:  K-12      Skill Level:   Intermediate       Platform:  All platforms

Christopher Wasko, Virginia Tech

 

 

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  303

 

Implementing Common Core and NC Essential Standards with Intel Teach Tools and Resources 

Come join us for a session on how Intel Teach tools and resources can help assist North Carolina teachers with implementing the Common Core and NC Essential Standards.

Strand:  Immersive Environments

Target Audience:  Elementary, Middle, High, K-12, Administration      Skill Level:   Intermediate       Platform:  All platforms

Deborah Goodman, NCDPI

Gail Holmes, NCDPI

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  304

 

New Animals: Big Jungle 

With so many animals in the Internet jungle, how can you handle them all?  Yes, Abbey and Mark are back again with ''New Animals: Big Jungle''.  Come by and see all of the cool tools we've collected in our travels over the last year!  Bring the digital screen of your choice.  Paper and pencil not allowed here!  Leave with something you can use back in your classroom next week.

Strand:  Web 2.0

Target Audience:  K-12, Administration      Skill Level:   All Levels       Platform:  All platforms

Abbey Futrell, North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Mark Samberg, Bertie County Schools

 

 

 

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  305A

 

ClassDoJo 

ClassDojo is a classroom tool that helps teachers improve behavior in their classrooms quickly and easily. It also captures and generates data on behavior that teachers can share with parents and administrators.    Better learning behaviors, smoother lessons and hassle-free data - and its free!

Strand:  Other

Target Audience:  Elementary      Skill Level:   Beginner       Platform:  All platforms

Maureen Davis, Stanly County Schools

Brooke Davis, Stanly County Schools / Aquadale Elementary

 

 

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  305B

 

If it's Free it's for Me! 

Do you know there are a lot of free resources online, but find it difficult to find the time to explore them? This session will provide you with a variety of free online resources that you can readily take home and utilize in your classroom. This is a very practical, hands-on session that will stimulate ideas and activities for you as the teacher that will enable you to encourage students to participate, engage, and create.

Strand:  Other

Target Audience:  Elementary      Skill Level:   All Levels       Platform:  All platforms

Jen Wilkinson, MGSD- South

Susan Overcash, MGSD- South

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  306A

 

Web 2.OH!:  Score a Hit with Student-Produced Web Sites 

Are you and your students tired of striking out with the same old PowerPoint presentations?  Step up to the plate to help your students create their own multimedia web sites on any topic. In this session, I'll show you easy Web 2.0 tools that you and your students can utilize to score a multimedia home run as you integrate 21st century skills into the Common Core. Batter up!

Strand:  Web 2.0

Target Audience:  Middle, High      Skill Level:   Beginner       Platform:  PC

Robin Rhodes, West Wilkes High School

 

 

 

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  306B

 

1:1 Initiative-Celebrating the successes and working out the rest 

This session will look at a day in a 1:1 classroom. I will also go over some challenges I faced and how I have worked to overcome them. I will give some examples of some programs that my students use everyday and how we have established our community of learners.

Strand:  1:1 Computing

Target Audience:  Elementary      Skill Level:   All Levels       Platform:  All platforms

Julie howe, WSFCS Teacher

Sandy Holt, WSFCS Schools

 

 

 

Concurrent Session  5

Thursday, March 7, 2013            2:35pm-3:25pm

Location:  306C

 

Time Saving Tips for Teachers using Google Drive 

This session will showcase time saving tips for elementary teachers using Google Documents, Presentations, and Forms. Teachers will learn how to use Google Drive in order to become more efficient during their busy day.

Strand:  Web 2.0

Target Audience:  Elementary      Skill Level:   All Levels       Platform:  All platforms

Linda Helbig, Union County Public Schools

Gina Chisum, Union County Public Schools

Ashley Dixon, Union County Public Schools

Andrea Savill, Union County Public Schools

Rachel Speasl, Union County Public Schools

Jennifer Stoltz, Union County Public Schools

Brady Thomas, Union County Public Schools

 

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