TechByte Technology Series

Session Times are listed under listing

Location: Location varies

** Participants should bring a laptop. **

TechByte Series Un-Bundled

Each of these sessions can be taken individual for PDPs or as a group for 1-In-Service Credit

Please note times and locations under sessions

Hyperdocs Beyond Hyperlinks: A Window to Student Creativity and Accountability

Discover ways you can use HyperDocs to engage, extend and re-mediate. Models employed will include a sample exploration for participants to live the process. We will model and describe the benefits of HyperDocs through demonstrations for diverse learners, a few content areas and a sample scaffolding system to hold students accountable.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - Location: Central Office, Conference Room A.

    • Session: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Stop, Collaborate and Listen: Enhancing Student Voice in the Active Classroom

The session is focusing on instructional strategies that support communication and collaboration in the classroom. These strategies are based on the why.

      • Tools: Padlet, Google Docs, Google Classroom, TodaysMeet, SeeSaw, Flipgrid

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - Location: Central Office, School Committee Room.

      • Session: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Google Tools for Struggling Students

There are many Google tools, apps, extensions, and features available to assist struggling learners or students with special needs. These include text-to-speech, speech-to-text, and apps that aid readability, reading comprehension, organization, focus and more. Learn what tools are available and how to access and use them with students.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - Location: Central Office, Conference Room A

      • Session: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Making Learning Accessible to All: UDL Tools, Tips and Tricks!

Learn about embedded professional development to make learning accessible to all students regardless of their abilities in the secondary classroom. Their will be a focus on tools that integrate with Google Apps.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - Location: Central Office, Conference Room A.

      • Session: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Hacking Slides: Creative Non-Slideshow Uses of Google Slides

Google Slides is an incredibly powerful tool, especially when you use it not as intended! Learn how to manipulate Google Slides to have your students creating non-linear slide shows, posters/infographics, and flip-book animations. Bring some ideas to start on!

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - Location: Central Office, Conference Room A.

    • Session: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

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*Updated - November 26, 2018