EdTech Webinar Archives
September 19, 2018
The Reality of Virtual Reality in the Classroom
Virtual Reality is the future of education and, possibly the world as we know it...this webinar discusses ways teachers can implement VR platforms at their school, stay ahead of the curve, and engage students in ways never thought possible before. Learn about free digital tools like Google Arts & Culture, Google Voyager, Google Tour Builder, and Google Expeditions and integrate them into your classroom today!
October 17, 2018
Classroom Management in a Digital Age
It's easy to associate more devices and technology with more problems in the classroom. But, teachers can harness technology to control distractions, track behavior, and keep students engaged! This webinar will explore several helpful strategies for managing classroom behavior in the digital age and feature a variety of tools that can help make that possible!
November 14, 2018
Digital Tools that Champion Diversity
For most users, technology offers a way to do things faster or easier. For some users, technology is the gateway that makes some tasks possible. This webinar will cover some exciting ways that technology creates equitable access to material for diverse learners, and how you can begin to implement these tools in your classroom for the benefit of all students, including students with diverse needs. Explore assistive features built into, or available for, a variety of popular platforms as you continue to support all learners!
December 12, 2018
Implementing Technology in the K-5 Classroom
This webinar will explore how Dr. Ruben Puentedura's SAMR model applies to the unique work of educating students in K-5 classrooms. Learn how intentional use of technology to transform instruction dramatically impacts achievement and learn about numerous tools that take advantage of technology at each level of the SAMR model.
January 16, 2019
Global Connectedness in the Classroom
Our world has never been more connected and with an increase in international companies where people are working with others around the world, it is important our students build a global and cultural awareness. Bring the world to your classroom and give students a global audience to share their work, develop real world communication, collaboration and empathy skills. This webinar will introduce the importance of global connectedness and explore resources dedicated to creating global connections for you and your students.
March 20, 2019
Inventiveness Across the Curriculum
Allowing students to pursue their passions, in a way meaningful to them, is a process that should be supported in school. By giving students both time and practice to ideate, and designing lessons that unlock their inherent ability to make, create, and invent, we can empower them to apply the process of inventiveness both in and out of the classroom! This webinar will explore several helpful frameworks for supporting design thinking and ``making`` in the classroom and highlight a variety of digital tools that make it fun and easy.
April 17, 2019
Beyond Online Safety: Digital Citizenship for Advocacy
Part of ``good citizenship`` is using the resources and skills available to you to make a positive difference. The same can be said of good digital citizenship! We know that technology is capable of enabling and amplifying student voice to reach a global audience. Why should that voice be restricted only to core academic content? Join us for a discussion of why promoting advocacy skills for each student is so important, and tools that safely yet effectively give students the opportunity to develop skills they need to make lasting change in our world.
August 16, 2017
Harness the Power of Productivity in G Suite
This webinar highlights several time-saving features that maximize G Suite for Education tools. You will become a productive dynamo and learn tips to engage your students more effectively too! From managing your calendar, communicating efficiently, to gathering relevant information with ease, this webinar will help you harness the power of productivity in G Suite.
September 20, 2017
Collaborative Tech Tools to Enhance Communication
One of the foundations of a successful classroom is open, engaging, collaborative communication. Although traditional methods of discussion still have their place, this monthly webinar explores how digital tools like Flipgrid, Padlet, and others can transform discussion in your classroom today! Don't miss out; join the conversation!
October 18, 2017
Tools to Promote Digital Citizenship
In this day and age, “digital” safety is an essential part of basic safety. The more prepared educators feel to have these discussions with students, the better-equipped students will be for the digital world around them. This webinar features tools, best practices, and tips for championing digital citizenship in your school/classroom.
November 15, 2017
Computational Thinking Across the Curriculum
This webinar familiarizes educators with fundamental concepts of coding, and explore how this approach impacts student achievement. Participants will be exposed to various coding platforms and equipment, and learn real ways to use coding projects and strategies with their students.
December 13, 2017
Maximize the Google Classroom Experience
This webinar features the intuitive nature of Google Classroom. With just a few clicks, the most technology-reluctant teacher can bring their classroom into the digital age. Tune in to learn how to create and manage classes, organize your class stream, create and grade assignments, and integrate other Google Apps with ease.
January 17, 2018
Building Digital Age Assessments and Rubrics
Our educational system is trapped in assessment overload! But, this webinar focuses on the advantages of building digital assessments and rubrics and some free tools that make creating them easier. Learn how to manage the data-craze, track student progress, and masterfully assess your students in a digital world.
March 21, 2018
Google Sites in the Classroom
Google Sites are one of the most versatile tools in G Suite...are you taking advantage of this free platform? Whether you already are or not, this comprehensive webinar explores how teachers and students can use Google Sites effectively by creating and managing content, modifying styles/layouts, inviting collaborators, and integrating other Google tools seamlessly.
April 18, 2018
Essential G Suite for Education Add-Ons
One powerful feature of G Suite is the availability of Add-ons that provide added capabilities or streamlined ways to perform useful functions. This webinar will familiarize participants with some of the best time-saving and task-simplifying Add-ons available for G Suite tools like Docs, Sheets, and Forms.