**Any session designated with asterisks are being hosted by Apple via their WebEx account. You must register via their site for each session to gain access. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing the session information almost immediately. If you do not see the email, check your junk and spam folders. These are two new session titles.
Monday, May 4
10AM: Better searching with Google – Repeat session
Learn to harness the power of Google to get better search results.
12PM: Using Microsoft forms in your classroom for beginners – Repeat Session
Great for the teacher that would like to collect data
2PM: Using MS Forms - Advanced - Branching
Learn about branching to easily combine similar forms
Tuesday, May 5
10AM: Kahoot - Repeat session
Great formative assessment tool. Engaging!
12PM: Schoology - Beginner's Guide - Per user request
Beginner’s guide to Schoology – this was a user request, will answer questions
2PM: Schoology - more advanced features - Per request
Advanced topics in Schoology – this was a user request, will answer questions
Wednesday, May 6
10AM: Comics - Working with comic strips
Using comics strip makers
12PM: Creating interactive stories/Choice boards with PowerPoint - Repeat session
Using hyperlinks in PPT to enhance user engagement
2PM: QR codes - Repeat Session
Easy way to share links and other data
Thursday, May 7
10AM: Creating a personalized banner
12PM: **Accessibility: Improve Reading Fluency - Guest Speaker - Apple APLs
Powerful assistive features are built into iPad to support your vision, hearing, motor skills, learning, and literacy. In this video, you’ll learn how features such as Speak Screen, Safari Reader, and Speech Controller enable reading fluency, comprehension, and composition for every learning style.
2PM: Word Clouds - Strategies for classroom use
We will look at some word cloud generators and talk about classroom strategies.
Friday, May 8
10AM: Community Share - Cool sites for teachers
Bring a cool site to share!! The community is what makes these sessions great!
12PM: **Prepare Resources for Remote Learning - Guest Speaker - Apple APLs
This session will help educators learn how to get up and running for remote learning with iPad. We’ll explore ways to access school resources and find Apps that support remote learning. Tips include using built-in iPad features to scan documents and stay organized, using Markup to annotate teacher materials and student work, and getting set up with voice memos, and more.
2PM: Open Q & A
Have a question? Stop by and ask. This is not a full training, just a question and answer session.
Video recordings of prior session can be found on the “Lori’s Tech Training” Team. Email me and I will add you. Open to all.
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