Workshops Ideas

Nearpod Online Tool

  • Online Presentation Tool
  • For use on ANY Platform
  • Face to Face Lesson or Self-Paced
  • Integrated Engaging Activities for Real-Time Assessment
  • Informative Data Reports
  • Import your PPT, Keynote, or Google Slides
  • No need for projectors!
  • Tons of existing high-quality created lessons
  • VR, Virtual Field Trips, and much more
  • Free Account and different paid packages
  • A M A Z I N G! Company, Support, and Resources

Who were you as a k-12 student?

  • Great activity that takes staff back to when they were students
  • Share within small group or as a whole group
  • Great dialogue and connections to who we were and who we are today
  • Research-driven sessions on the teenage brain and brain-based classrooms

Award Writing Development

  • Writing fundamentals of an application
  • Facilitating staff meetings for equitable voice 
  • Outside evaluator
  • Edit/Review/Research Progress
  • Writer

Scheduling for 2018-2019!
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Digital Citizenship and Safety

  • Is your district meeting this federal mandate?
  • Is Digital Citizenship and Online Safety an ongoing conversation with students or just a check-off list?
  • It's more than delivering a lesson, it's about the conversation!
  • Free Organized Lessons and Resources for staff, students, and parents
    • Action Plan Development and Training "for educating minors about appropriate online behavior, including interacting with other individuals on social networking websites and in chat rooms, and cyberbullying awareness and response." as mandated under Federal law
  • Digital Citizenship Implementation Planning and Delivery
  • Student and Parent presentations
  • Keynote for staff on:
    • Digital Footprint, Citizenship, and Responsibility
    • I can work with all staff, students, and parents to understand social media, popular apps, and support those hard conversations on bullying, online safety, and our online reputation.

New Seminar for Colleges and/or First Year Teachers

Toolbox for Teachers

  • Classroom Management with Video Demonstrations
  • Building Rapport and Relationships for Learning to Begin
  • Formative Assessment
  • Transition Strategies and Brain-Based Activities
  • Essential Technology Elements
    • for instruction
    • for students
    • for parents
  • Google G Suite for Education
  • Successful Classroom Procedures
  • Bulletin Boards that Support Instruction
  • Online Lesson Plan and Rubric Development
  • Digital Citizenship Responsibilities, Lessons, and Conversations
  • Web Site/Portfolio Development
  • Resources toward a successful year and life-long career!
  • Seminar can be weekends and/or customized for evenings

Google G Suite for Education

  • Google Chromebooks
  • Google Drive = Docs, Slides, Sheets, Drawings, Photos
  • Google Templates
  • Google Sites Web/Portfolio Design
  • Google Forms for Assessments and Data Collection
  • Google Sheets -- not just for calculations
  • Google Add Ons
  • Google Classroom
  • Collaboration with student and/or teacher PLC teams
  • Peer Review using Google Docs
  • College and Career Readiness Tools and Ideas
  • Google News, Books, Scholar AND MORE ...