Tag Archives: ActivInspire

Spring Promethean ActivBoard Classes in St. Louis

UPCOMING ST. LOUIS AREA
PROMETHEAN TRAININGS

Transforming Learning with a Promethean ActivBoard (Level 1)
March 6  8:30am – 3:30pm;  $149 CSD member; $189 non-member (No Credit)
Come learn how to use the Promethean ActivBoard and the ActivInspire software in your classroom. A Promethean ActivBoard combines the look and feel of a regular whiteboard with the power of a computer. In this class, you’ll discover how to locate hundreds of lessons that have already been created for use on the ActivBoard and become familiar with features such as Focus tools, Power tools and the Resource Browser that make your lessons more interactive. This class is for beginners; no prior knowledge of ActivInspire required.

Creating Activboard Lessons to Engage and Motivate Students (Level 2)
March 28  8:30am-3:30pm; $149 CSD member; $189 non-member
(One Grad. Credit Available)
Do you already have a Promethean ActivBoard and consider yourself a user? This intermediate class is for you! Come learn the advanced features of the ActivInspire and create Flipcharts. We’ll develop lesson activities that organize lesson resources, make use of sound and images to motivate students and create a story or problem where your students demonstrate knowledge or creativity in a fun way.  You’ll be able to create your own usable Activboard Flipchart, either from scratch or by tweaking a downloaded lesson.  Prerequisite: basic knowledge of ActivInspire or Level 1 Promethean class.

Best Practices in ActivBoard Flipchart Lessons (Level 3)
April 11  8:30am-3:30pm; $149 CSD member; $189 non-member
(One Grad. Credit Available)
PREREQUISITE: Level 2 Training or equivalent; NOT FOR BEGINNERS; participants will be sent a survey of their skills before enrolling.

Enhance your ability to create professional and interactive Flipchart lesson activities!  This class provides instruction and best practices for creating content with ActivInspire learning software. Available for teachers with intermediate or advanced skills in ActivInspire software, this class will teach you how to create interactive lesson activities based on curriculum standards and best practices scoring guides. You’ll also collaborate with others to design and build lessons. You are encouraged to bring any curriculum materials you might need, such as teacher guides and supplemental materials.  Lesson activities created in class will then shared with other teachers through the Promethean Planet website.

Register here for the above Promethean ActivBoard courses- level 1, 2 and/or 3!

Next Week: Best Practices in ActivBoard Flipchart Lessons

Best Practices in ActivBoard Flipchart Lessons (Level 3 Training)
July 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
$149 CSD member; $189 non-member  (One Graduate Credit Available)
PREREQUISITE: Level 2 Training or equivalent: participants must use a self-assess skills checklist before enrolling in this workshop.

Enhance your ability to create professional and interactive Flipchart lesson activities!  This class provides instruction and best practices for creating content with ActivInspire learning software. Available for teachers with intermediate or advanced skills in ActivInspire software, this class will teach you how to create interactive lesson activities based on curriculum standards and best practices scoring guides. You’ll also collaborate with others to design and build lessons. You are encouraged to bring any curriculum materials you might need, such as teacher guides and supplemental materials. Lesson activities created in this new tele class will then shared with other teachers through the Promethean Planet website.

Register here.

Becoming Actively Inspired!

Manuel Herrera teaches Level 2 Promethean

Today’s intermediate Promethean ActivBoard class is going over the advanced features of the ActivInspire and flipcharts. There is a lot to cover! Lead by Manuel Herrera, participants are going to develop lesson activities that organize lesson resources and make use of sound and images to motivate their students. They will also create a story or problem where their students can later demonstrate knowledge or creativity using the IWB in the classroom.

Class attendees will be able to create their own usable ActivBoard flipchart, either from scratch or by tweaking a downloaded lesson. This class, Creating ActivBoard Lessons to Engage and Motivate Students (Level 2 Training), will be offered again during the 2011-2012 school year in the tele.

Summer Promethean ActivBoard Workshops

Summer Promethean ActivBoard Workshops @ CSD in St. Louis, Missouri…. (details on each of these classes are in previous posts- scroll down)

Transforming Learning with a Promethean ActivBoard (Level 1 Training)
This class is for beginners; no prior knowledge of ActivInspire required.
offered twice: June 10, OR July 29  from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
$149 CSD member; $189 non-member

Creating ActivBoard Lessons to Engage and Motivate Students
(Level 2 Training One Graduate Credit Available)

offered once: July 6th  from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
$149 CSD member; $189 non-member
PREREQUISITE: Level 1 Training or equivalent

NEW! Best Practices in ActivBoard Flipchart Lessons
(Level 3 Training One Graduate Credit Available)

offered once: July 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
$149 CSD member; $189 non-member
PREREQUISITE: Level 2 Training or equivalent: participants must use a self-assess skills checklist before enrolling.

Best Practices in ActivBoard Flipchart Lessons

NEW! Best Practices in ActivBoard Flipchart Lessons (Level 3 Training)
July 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
$149 CSD member; $189 non-member  (One Graduate Credit Available)
PREREQUISITE: Level 2 Training or equivalent: participants must use a self-assess skills checklist before enrolling.

Enhance your ability to create professional and interactive Flipchart lesson activities!  This class provides instruction and best practices for creating content with ActivInspire learning software. Available for teachers with intermediate or advanced skills in ActivInspire software, this class will teach you how to create interactive lesson activities based on curriculum standards and best practices scoring guides.You’ll also collaborate with others to design and build lessons. You are encouraged to bring any curriculum materials you might need, such as teacher guides and supplemental materials. Lesson activities created in this new tele class will then shared with other teachers through the Promethean Planet website.