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Ovation Conference Registration Discount
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Ovation Conference Registration Discount

Join us Tuesday, November 8 for this regional conference celebrating the extraordinary things that happen in an explo/elective classroom. Regional teachers and community partners will share innovative and effective practices you can use in your own classrooms or schools. Student showcase performances help make the day one to remember! Register Early and Save BIG! Register … Continue reading

Digital Citizenship: It’s Common Sense
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Digital Citizenship: It’s Common Sense

The CharacterPlus National Conference has added another full day pre-conference workshop on Tuesday, July 26! P05: Digital Citizenship: It’s Common Sense Full Day Workshop, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Presented by Tami Bopp, Director of CharacterPlus Programs and Stephanie Madlinger, Director of Educational Innovation/METC, EducationPlus Workshop Grade Level: K-12 Do you know what type of digital footprint you are … Continue reading

Adventures in STEM: Learn To Code!
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Adventures in STEM: Learn To Code!

Come experience an introduction to computer coding and programming that will leave you thirsty for more! In this STEM-related workshop, coding is presenting using drag and drop programming in a hands-on, game-like constructivist atmosphere. You will have the opportunity to explore the basics of programming by completing a series of engaging tasks and puzzles that … Continue reading

Using Mobile Devices In The Classroom: Two Day Appy Hour
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Using Mobile Devices In The Classroom: Two Day Appy Hour

Are you using iPads, Galaxy Tablets or other mobile devices in your classroom? Do you have a personal mobile device and want to learn how to find education-friendly apps? Come learn how to find apps for any content area and get a chance to learn how to use them. In this hands-on workshop, we will … Continue reading

Google Extensions, Add-Ons & More
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Google Extensions, Add-Ons & More

Did you know that Google Chrome is more than just a browser? Way more! By using Chrome Apps and Chrome Extensions/Add-ons installed into your Chrome browser, you can complete just about anything you could with fancy computer programs- but without the software, without the cost, and with more style. If you use Google Drive, most … Continue reading

Google Mania: Mini Boot Camp
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Google Mania: Mini Boot Camp

Join several area Google Certified Teachers in this two day event-Google Mania! On day one, we will participate in a speed geek style presentation with the instructors. You will immediately learn 8-12 features and strategies to use in your classroom. We’ll take time to explore and then on day two we’ll dive deeper into other … Continue reading

Digital Citizenship: It’s Common Sense
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Digital Citizenship: It’s Common Sense

In this two day workshop, we will explore the nine elements of Digital Citizenship: Access, Commerce, Communication, Literacy, Etiquette, Law, Rights & Responsibilities, Healthy & Wellness and Security, based on the book, Digital Citizenship in Schools. You’ll walk away with lesson based on the ISTE Standards that you can you immediately. Read more & register here!   Don’t … Continue reading