ACTIVBOARD COURSES


You have an ActivBoard, so now what? Having an ActivBoard installed in your classroom can be the most exciting or terrifying change you have ever experienced. Regardless of how you feel, we are here with support and training as you to tap into the power of this instructional tool. There are a variety of training opportunities and approaches that will help quell nerves and familiarize you with the ActivBoard.


QuickStart Essentials (online)

This course is intended to help you through the initial set-up of your ActivBoard, give you a couple of entry points to start using the technology and a few tips on making your board an interactive and engaging instructional tool from Day 1!            

http://moodle.washoeschools.net/new/course/view.php?id=84

Core Essentials (face-to-face)

This course instructs participants how to utilize the features of the ActivBoard (interactive whiteboard) and ActivInspire (software) to make classroom instruction more engaging and interactive.  Through a hands-on approach participants will be able to create flipcharts and use a variety of tools available to integrate technology in many curriculum areas.  Time will be provided to apply concepts taught and integrate flipcharts into their existing curriculum.

https://sites.google.com/site/wcsdactivboards/courses/core-essentials
Core Essentials (online)

This course instructs participants how to utilize the features of the ActivBoard (interactive whiteboard) and ActivInspire (software) to make classroom instruction more engaging and interactive. Through a hands-on approach participants will be able to create flipcharts and use a variety of tools available to integrate technology in many curriculum areas. Time will be provided to apply concepts taught and integrate flipcharts into their existing curriculum.
https://sites.google.com/site/wcsdactivboards/courses/core-essentials-online


Intermediate - Engaging the 21st Century Learner (face-to-face)

This course is designed to build upon the basic concepts taught in ActivBoard Core Essentials and demonstrate how to use the intermediate features of the software to create engaging and interactive flipcharts for the classroom. You will learn how teachers can put students at the center of the learning process by individualizing lessons, inspiring creativity, and promoting collaboration within the classroom. You will leave this high energy seminar with dozens of innovative ideas, outstanding resources, websites, management strategies, and exciting, practical ways to get the most out of your interactive whiteboard technology.

https://sites.google.com/site/wcsdactivboards/courses/intermediate-essentials