Digital Age Teaching: Workshop Series
Applying PBL - Problem-based learning combined with the most recent technologies is an effective and engaging way for students to learn. Engage in a problem-based learning experience infused with a variety of apps and Web tools. Learn a nine-step process for solving complex problems that can be applied in any content area.
March 21 OR April 8
Paperless Classroom -Trying to control that paper count? Or just wanting to engage students by using an online lesson that includes free internet and Google-provided resources? Come experience this model lesson, assume the role of the learner, listen to design insights from the author, and have a great time in this hands-on learning project that can be replicated in our own classrooms!
April 4 OR April 15
Going Digital with Formative Assessment - Have you used Zaption? Kahoot? Plickers? Join us and learn how to monitor student learning. We will explore formative assessment strategies that are engaging for students yet give teachers the information we need to make instructional decisions by using these super tech tools plus a few more.
April 18 OR April 29
Questioning to Construct Understanding - Want to actively engage students in learning? Create an environment where students learn to ask good questions that guide inquiry; provide opportunities for learners to become engaged, construct meaning and deepen understanding. Come prepared to experience and discover how to increase student engagement by supporting student questioning.