SDUSD's INNOVATIVE TEACHING NETWORK

The San Diego Unified School District’s Innovative Teaching Network is a community of educators that shares, learns, and grows with and from each other.

Experience motivational guest speakers, learn from peers, and improve your practice by collaborating with others from our district.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday 10/24/19

4:15pm-6:00pm


Welcome back fabulous ITN members. We are excited to start another year of the Innovative Teaching Network and hope you will join us.

At our first meeting, we will listen to 1 in 3 presentations and then break out into groups. There will be groups working on Google Sites, Google Classroom, SeeSaw, and Canvas. The idea is to set up collaborative opportunities to share current use, best practices, along with tips and tricks.


ITN Meeting Dates 2019/20

#1 Thursday 10/24/19 4:15 pm- 6:00 pm

#2 Tuesday 12/3/19 4:15 pm- 6:00 pm

#3 Tuesday 1/14/20 4:15 pm- 6:00 pm

#4 Wednesday 3/11/20 4:15 pm- 6:00 pm

#5 Thursday 5/7/20 4:15 pm- 6:00 pm


EDC-X769P - Innovative Teaching Network

2 units of CEUs

PAST EVENTS

The Future is Now

April 17th / 4:15pm-6:00pm

Location: San Diego County of Education

Agenda:

4:15 - Snacks

4:30 - 1 in 3 Presentations (One Best Thing in 3 minutes)

4:50 - Breakout groups (Boxlight Displays, VR/AR Demonstrations - Merge Cube, Oculus Go, Lenovo VR Classroom, Google Cardboard)

5:50 - Raffle

ITN April 2019

Design Thinking... and more!

February 26th / 4:15pm-6:00pm

Location: Roosevelt Middle School

Agenda:

4:15 - Snacks

4:30 - 1 in 3 Presentations (One Best Thing in 3 minutes)

4:50 - Breakout groups (Maker Space, Design Thinking & Google Certification Information)

5:50 - Raffle

ITN February 2019

Using Video to Promote Student Voice

Roosevelt Middle School

January 17th, 2019 @ 4:30

Agenda:

- 1 in 3s: Chrome Music Lab and more!

- Expressions of learning through video overview

- Video breakout sessions

WeVideo

Adobe Spark

YouTube Video Editor

Native Video Recorder

ITN January 2019

Click to access the January ITN slides

November 28th, 2018 @ 4:30

Our focus will be on strategies and tools to ensure equity by providing opportunities for student voice

1 in 3 Presentations

Members of the Innovative Teaching Network present their One Best Thing in 3 minutes! Topics to include: Google Earth, formative assessments, and tracking reading.

We will follow up with breakout groups to learn more about those topics as well as other resources from our last ITN gathering to include HyperDocs, Google Arts and Culture, and activities to connect with students.

ITN November 2018

Click to access the November ITN slides

October 16th, 2018

Guest Speaker: Jeff Heil

How do we use strategies and tools to ensure equity by providing opportunities for student voice?

Click HERE to link to the great resources!

May 15th, 2018- 4:30 pm - Mini-Conference

SDUSD ITN May Slides

Stay in Touch Between Meetings


4:30 - 4:45

1 in 3 Presentations

Members of the Innovative Teaching Network present their One Best Thing in 3 minutes!

4:45 - 5:00

5:00 - 6:00

Collaborative Workshops

STEAM Resources

Advanced Google Tools

Adobe Spark

Help us Build Community! Add yourself to our slideshow!

SDUSDITN Twitter Time

April 19th, 2018 Innovation Middle School

Have you heard of Breakout rooms? Curious how to use that concept in your classroom? Come learn about Breakout EDU!

We will raffle off one Breakout EDU kit!

April Slides
Digital

Teaching for Equity

March 14th 2018 4:30 PM

Reaching Every Student Every Day with Tools to Amplify Student Voice

Guest speaker: Jeffery Heil

What does it take for teachers to ensure that all kids truly have the opportunity for success and for their voices to be truly heard? Jeff Heil discusses how high expectations, creativity, bravery, and tools that amplify student voice change the predictability of who succeeds and fails in our schools.

Shiver Me Timbers... Dave Burgess Captains our First Session!

Dave Burgess is the New York Times Best-Selling author of Teach Like a PIRATE. He specializes in teaching hard-to-reach, hard-to-motivate students with techniques that incorporate showmanship and creativity.

Join us for a high-energy, entertaining, and inspirational evening that will transform the way you look at your role as an educator. Recharge your sea legs and enter to win a copy of Dave's book!