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Transform Learning, Create ActivBoard Lessons, and Learn Best Practices with Promethean this Summer

The Virtual Learning Center of Cooperating School Districts is offering three workshops this summer on your Promethean ActivBoard. Take all three, or just select the single session that best suits your needs! Each session runs from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. is $149 for a CSD member and $189 for a non-member. For Level 2 and 3, one graduate credit is available for each workshop (at an additional cost). To register, click here.

Transforming Learning with a Promethean ActivBoard (Level 1) Learn how to use the Promethean ActivBoard and the ActivInspire software in your classroom- 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 workshop is June 5.

Creating ActivBoard Lessons to Engage and Motivate Students (Level 2) Learn the advanced features of the ActivInspire and create flipcharts; 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 flipchart, either from scratch or by tweaking a downloaded lesson. PREREQUISITE: Level 1 training or equivalent; not a workshop for beginners. This workshop is July 2.

Best Practices in ActivBoard Flipchart Lessons (Level 3) Available for teachers with intermediate or advanced skills in ActivInspire software, this workshop will teach you how to create interactive lesson activities based on curriculum standards & best practices scoring guides. You’ll also collaborate with others to design & build lessons. Lessons created during class will then shared with other teachers through Promethean Planet. PREREQUISITE: Level 2 training or equivalent; not a workshop for beginners; You will be sent a survey of their skills before enrolling. This workshop is July 9. If you’d like to get a little taste as to what this kind of professional development offers you as an educator, take a some time to view this archived webinar, offered by the VLC, earlier in the 2011-2012 school year.

Spring Promethean ActivBoard Classes in St. Louis

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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.

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.