Western EdNet Digital Collabortive

Teacher Leader Cohort - August 5, 2014

Today's Goals.  Participants will...

  • Develop strategies and understanding of how to incorporate the 5 Cs/Deeper learning into instruction and learning (Collaboration, Creativity, Communication, Critical Thinking, Curate).
  • Explore digital tools and their direct application to the classroom and learning.

9:00-9:40  Welcome and Introductions

9:40-10:50 Keynote: Merchant of Someday

10:50-11:00 Break

11:00-12:00   Hands-on Breakout Sessions (Choose 1)

  • Tools for Communication & Collaboration (Twitter, Flipboard, Remind, Cel.ly)
    Want to enhance your ability to communicate and collaborate with other educators? Want to do it without having to leave your computer? Join this session to get a look inside some pretty powerful web tools. Media Center
  • Tools for Collaboration & Productivity
    Do you find Google Drive overwhelming? Come learn the ins and outs of using Google Drive to enhance collaboration and productivity.  ROOM 102
  • QR Codes for Classroom Management, Instruction & Differentiation ROOM 104

12:00-12:45 Lunch

1:00-2:00 Hands-on Breakout Sessions (Choose 1)

  • Tools for Communication & Collaboration (Twitter, Flipboard, Remind, Ce.ly)
    Want to enhance your ability to communicate and collaborate with other educators? Want to do it without having to leave your computer? Join this session to get a look inside some pretty powerful web tools.
  • Web 2.0 Tools for the Digital Classroom
    This fast-paced session will provide you with some great Web 2.0 Tools for your toolbelt. These resources are bound to keep your students engaged.  ROOM 102
  • Tools for Creativity (Powtoon, Movenote, Tellagami and Adobe Voice)
    How do you engage students to create products in our classrooms?  Come learn about easy to use technology tools that you can use in your classroom that will get your students excited about sharing what they have learned!  ROOM 104

2:00-2:45   Design Studio

2:45-3:00  Sharing Our Ideas

3:00-3:15 Where do we go from here?

3:15-3:30 How do we stay connected?