Do you want to make your life as a teacher easier? Are you wanting to integrate technology into your lessons, but don’t know where to start? You’ll be amazed at how many free online tools are available today. Come to this workshop and learn how to access resources such as lesson plans, rubric makers, web page creators, worksheet makers, online quizzes, Internet bookmark storage, etc., all for free! Why spend time recreating the wheel when someone else has already done it for you? During this full day workshop, CSD’s certified instructors will help you explore the wealth of online resources for teachers. You will come away with tips and techniques to make your life easier. Come to this full day workshop and fill your technology toolbox. In this hands-on workshop, we will look at numerous online tools you can use in your role as an educator. Learn how online file management and social bookmarking sites will save you time. Discover how the ALTEC Star Tools, like RubiStar, QuizStar, and TrackStar can make lesson planning, scoring guides and common assessments easier. Then we will dive deeper into the Thinkfinity tools; ReadWriteThink, Illuminations, Wonderopolis and others that connect directly to cross-curricular activities. Finally, we will explore the many uses of free online tools like Curriki, Glogster, Wordle, and Tagxedo to collaborate and display student work. Learn about the wealth of online resources for teachers and walk away with tips and techniques to make your life easier.
Audience: All K-12 Educators
Presenter: Stephanie Madlinger, Ed.S, Certified Educator
Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Location: 8225 Florissant Road, St. Louis, MO 63121 at the St. Louis RPDC at the University of MO-St. Louis Regional Center for Education & Work
Cost: $95.00 CSD Members; $120.00 Non-Members
Lunch will be provided. Registration Deadline: March 30, 2012
For additional information contact Tiffiny Creech at 314-692-1256..
To register online, go here . Reference #: 24031-28
PARTICIPANTS MUST BRING A LAPTOP WITH WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS