Certificated Staff Development

Technology & Learning Opportunities

Below are a variety of technology-related learning opportunities, including a menu of available support from the media specialist team and schedules of after school options further down the page. Some of these activities may be used to complete your 1.5 hours of tech training.

Digital Learning Menu

What can your Media Specialist do for you? Select from opportunities below for individualized or small-group learning. There is no limit to the use of media specialist time for any project - we are here for you!

Click on any of the menu options below to submit a Media Specialist Request Form


Elementary After School PD Schedule

All sessions will be from 3:30-5. Locations may change to accommodate attendance. All elementary teachers can attend as many sessions as they want to fulfill their PD requirement. There are typically 2 sessions available per day at each site.

Please sign up for after school offerings by using the After-school Technology Session Interest Form.

Date

Site

Session 1

Session 2

10/19-W

11/2-W

12/7-W

1/31-TU

2/15-W

2/22-W

3/22-W

3/23 -Th

4/6-Th

4/24-M

4/25-Tu

5/24

YB, BLES

WO, CES

DO

WO

WI, RM

WO

SU, LH

AEW

SU

AHS

LH

DO

New websites/Google Sites

Coding

Breakout EDU

Breakout EDU

Science

Math Tools - Khan, Prodigy, more

Seesaw

Google Sites (K-12)

Collecting Data in Real Time w/ Socrative

Power of Google Forms (K-12)

Reader's Journals w/ Google Docs/Slides

BYOW

Global Connections

GoMath Personal Math Trainer

N/A

N/A

Digitizing Open House (Elementary)

N/A

Book Trailers

N/A

Google Classroom

N/A

N/A

N/A

Secondary After School PD Schedule

All sessions will be from 3:30-5. Locations may change to accommodate attendance. All secondary teachers can attend as many sessions as they want to fulfill their PD requirement. There are typically 2 sessions available per day at each site.

Please sign up for after school offerings by using the After-school Technology Session Interest Form.

Date

Site

Session 1

Session 2

10/19-W

11/16-W

11/30-W

2/16-Th

3/23-Th

4/24-M

5/24-W

CHS

ACS

DO

LCMS

AEW

AHS

DO

Expressing Mood w/ Video

Gamify without devices

Breakout EDU

Data to Drive Instruction

Google Sites

Power of Google Forms

BYOW

STEM in your classroom

Smartphones to enhance learning

N/A

Google Apps You Should Know

Digitizing Open House (Secondary)

TBD

N/A


Elementary (3-5) Forward Learning Schedule

All teachers In grades 3-5 with 1:1 devices in their classrooms are required to attend 9 hours of Forward Learning training during the 2016-17 school year. You may choose any combination of trainings to reach a total of 9 hours. If you attend during the school day, the District will provide a half day sub. If you attend after school, you will receive 1.5 hours of pay at the sub rate. A timecard will be provided for you to keep track of your training.

Please refer to the chart below to see the training offerings.

Please sign up for Forward Learning offerings by using the Forward Learning Training Interest Form. Sessions without a minimum of 5 sign ups may be cancelled.