Breakout Sessions

Wednesday, August 24 at Walled Lake Central High School
**Be sure to bring your technology. Many sessions are hands-on and interactive.**

7:45-8:30: Registration/coffee - order lunch.

8:30-9:30: Keynote (Register to attend the keynote on Kalpa: #625103)

9:45-10:45: Session 1

11:00-12:00: Session 2

12:00-12:45: Lunch

12:45-1:45: Session 3

2:00-3:00: Session 4


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PLNs and PD: Making it Work for You Kristen Berry Session Info B 109 Teachers of All Grade Levels Hands-on All skill levels 624976 
Using Digital Texts in Guided Reading Lynn Newmyer, Lori Burke & Carolyn Kevelin Session Info C 107 Elementary Teachers Traditional Beginner 624979 
Promoting Growth Mindset Through Student Leadership Kelly Parks & Kara Helgemo Session Info B 107 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors Informal/ Participatory All skill levels 624981 
Implementing Google Classroom into YOUR Classroom Karen Kogelschatz Session Info C 110 Teachers: Late Elementary, Middle School, High School Hands-on Intermediate 625002 
Oppositional Behaviors and Attachment--When Love & Logic Aren't Working Sheryl Kennedy Session Info E 102 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors Traditional All skill levels 625008 
Tablets in the Classroom for Student Use Kim Chumney & Nitza Harpe Session Info C 105 Late Elementary, Middle School, & High School teachers Hands-on All skill levels 625014 
Making Thinking Visible - Technology Version Krista Harmsworth Session Info C 109 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on Hands-on 625098 
Learn how to FLIP your classroom: Record lessons & student presentations w/Q&A! Kelly Holubeck-Gotts & Steve Saalbach Session Info B 110 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional Any skill level 625142 
Infusing Creativity Into Your Classroom Kelly Tillman Session Info B 105 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 625144 
EM4-ConnectED Basics John Gregg & Jennifer Curtis Session Info C 100 Elementary teachers Hands-on Beginner 625147 
Get Hyper with HyperDocs! Krista Harmsworth Session Info C 109 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors Hands-on Intermediate 625148 
Introduction to using SMART Notebook Robyn Shapiro & Kelly Reuter Session Info B 110 Early Elementary & Special Education Teachers Hands-on All skill levels 625149 
The Digital Pirate: “TECH Like a PIRATE” Matt Miller Session Info E 104 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators Traditional Intermediate 625150 
EM4-Advanced ConnectED EM4 Vendor and/or John Gregg Session Info C 100 Elementary teachers Hands-on Intermediate 625151 
Creative Note Taking Through Sketchnoting Kelly Tillman Session Info B 105 Teachers of all grade levels Informal/ Participatory All skill levels 625152 
Digital Book Trailors Tina Entwistle & Beverly Banks Session Info C 107 Late Elementary and Middle School Teachers Hands-on Intermediate 625154 
Bringing Devices into the Middle School Classroom Efficiently and Effectively Kristen Berry & Amy Stasak Session Info B 109 Middle school teachers Hands-on All skill levels 625155 
A Week in Review: Guide to Video Newsletters Ellen McDonald Session Info E 102 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 625160 
Make Your Life Easier with Google Classroom Elizabeth Chuba & Barbie Green Session Info C 110 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on A basic understanding of Google Apps For Education is needed.  625161 
Getting the Word Out Terrence Johnson Session Info B 107 Middle and High School Teachers, Administrators, Counselors Traditional Beginner 625162 
Visible Thinking Routines to Explore Topics from Multiple Perspectives Cathy Russel & Diana Rotondo Session Info C 101/102 Elementary and Middle School Teachers Informal/ Participatory Any skill level 625165 
Classcraft: Gamify Your Classroom Rob Osterman Session Info C 105 Middle and High School Teachers Traditional All skill levels 625166 
Make Lesson Planning Easier with Smart Notebook Software! Steve Saalbach Session Info B 110 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 625271 
SMORE: Not Your Average Campfire Treat!  Cyndi Nickel & Jeff Drewno Session Info B 107 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors, Secretaries Hands-on All skill levels 625402 
Awesome Google Docs add-ons You Cannot Live Without! Amy Jo Kositzke Session Info C 110 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on Intermediate 625404 
Best Online PLN Places Krista Harmsworth Session Info C 109 Educators of all grade levels Informal/ Participatory All skill levels 625406 
Google Genius: Practical Google Activities for Class Tomorrow Matt Miller Session Info E 104 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators Hands-on Intermediate 625409 
Let's Chat about Chatting Melanie McFadden & Karrie Martin Session Info C 107 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators Informal/ Participatory All skill levels 625410 
Create Demo Videos For Your Website: It's Easy! Kelly Tillman Session Info B 105 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional Beginner 624975 
Annotating Digital Text Amy Jo Kositzke Session Info C 110 Late Elementary, Middle & High School Teachers Traditional Intermediate 625418 
Increasing Student Motivation Sheryl Kennedy Session Info B 107 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors Traditional All skill levels 625425 
Video Announcements GO LIVE….Safari Mobile Broadcast Carts Amy Stasak and Christine Titus  Session Info E 103 Educators of all grade levels Hands-on All skill levels 625429 
Creating Activities in Power Point Jennifer Shamberger Session Info E 102 Educators of all grade levels  Hands-on Beginner 625430 
Getting Started with your NEW Classroom Technology!! Tier 2 Training Kelly Holubeck-Gotts & Steve Saalbach Session Info B 110 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 625432 
Technology-Enriched Learning Environment for Secondary Students Jennifer Caulford Session Info F 102 High School Teachers Hands-on All skill levels 626194 
Your Website and ADA Compliance Paula Whisman Session Info F 100 Web masters and teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 625158 
Refreshing, Refining & Retooling Your Website for 2016 Judy Evola & Dan Durkin Session Info F 100 Administrators & Website Administrators Hands-on All skill levels 625411 
Your New Laptop Cheryl Roden & Amy Mitchell Session Info B 103 Anyone with a new WLCSD laptop Traditional All skill levels 625000 
Your New Laptop Cheryl Roden & Amy Mitchell Session Info B 103 Anyone with a new WLCSD laptop Traditional  All skill levels 625001 
Safari Montage-Personalize Learning by Accessing Limitless Media and Creating Your Own Content Amy Stasak Session Info F 102 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on All skill levels 625407 
So we have this new technology... so let's use it!  Sandi Brough-Gresh Session Info B 105 Teachers of all grade levels  Informal/ Participatory Beginner 626976 
Illuminate DnA: Replacement for MasteryManager Linda Glowaz, Oakland Schools Consultant Session Info B 100 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 625839 
Beginning Modeling in High School Science Marykay Marks, Lyndsay Hartley, Lisa Goff, Traci Banjanin, Patrick Ohl Session Info B 100 High School Science Teachers Hands-on All skill levels 627505 
Flipping Out with SAFARI Montage Miguel Davis and Paul Sandy, Macro Connect Session Info F 100 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on All skill levels 627751 
Would You Like to Play a Game? Rob Osterman Session Info C 105 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on All skill levels 674158 
What's Happening at School? Check out Social Media! Dan Love & Melissa Brown Session Info C 107 Teachers of all grade levels Informal/ Participatory All skill levels 625427 
Pokeman Go: Why are all the kids outside? Rob Osterman Session Info C 105 Educators of All Grade Levels Hands On any skill level 625405 
Don Johnston's Co:Writer and Snap & Read; Tools for All Students Melissa Brown Session Info E 102 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on All skill levels 625414 
Educational Technology the Right Way  Matt Miller Session Info E 104 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators Traditional All skill levels 689643 
Illuminate DnA: Replacement for MasteryManager Linda Glowaz, Oakland Schools Consultant Session Info B 100 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 625841 
Using iReady Reports to Inform Instruction Jennifer Curtis Session Info F 102 Elementary & Middle School Teachers Hands-on All skill levels 626588 
Leadership Today: Technology is no longer the 'add-on' Mark Hess Session Info E 103 Administrators Informal/ Participatory All skill levels 625416 
Becoming an Ally for Social Justice Angelo Poposki, Catherine Savone, Katie Gomez Session Info F 104 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors, Secretaries Traditional All skill levels 625139 
Hot Topics in Social Justice and How to Talk About Them Catherine Savone, Katie Gomez, Alec Bender Session Info F 104 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors, Secretaries Traditional All skill levels 625164 
Small Changes to Integrate Social Justice Topics in the Classroom Meagen Granberry, Danielle Bigi, Alec Bender Session Info F 104 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors, Secretaries Traditional All skill levels 625403 
World Language Standards Based Curriculum: Levels 1 and 2 Katie Gomez & Catherine Savone Session Info F 104 Middle and High School Spanish Teachers Traditional All skill levels 625420 
Breakout EDU: Immersive Learning You MUST Experience! Pam Shoemaker Session Info C 103 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors Hands-on All skill levels 624995 
Breakout EDU: Immersive Learning You MUST Experience! Pam Shoemaker Session Info C 103 Teachers of all grade levels, Administrators, Counselors Hands-on All skill levels 624998 
Makerspaces...Finding the Right Fit for Your Classroom Jennifer Bond Session Info B 109 Teachers of all grade levels Traditional All skill levels 626528 
Digital Tools for Formative Assessment Jennifer Bond Session Info B 109 Teachers of all grade levels Hands-on All skill levels 625433 
EM4-ConnectED Basics John Gregg & EM Rep Session Info C 100 ElementaryTeachers Hands-on All skill levels 691103 
EM4-Advanced ConnectED John Gregg and EDM Rep Session Info C 100 Elementary Teachers Hands-on Intermediate 691038 
Making your Interactive White Board Smarter! Jen Phillips-Weckstein & Barb Ozminkowski Session Info E 104 Elementary Teachers Hands-on All skill levels 625018 
Building a "Formative Assessment Toolbox" Sandi Brough-Gresh Session Info C 101/102 Teachers of all grade levels  Informal/ Participatory All skill levels 626975 
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