Service to the community of which you are a part is a great way to develop your own professional skills. Sponsoring a student organization or club can enhance your connection to your students and help develop leadership skills.
Flipgrid is the leading video discussion platform for millions of PreK to PhD educators, students, and their families around the world. Flipgrid promotes fun and social learning by giving every student an equal and amplified voice in discussing prompts organized by the educator.
Sometimes people prefer PDF files because they’re easy to print, download, and open in existing programs (not everyone uses Google, can you believe that?). How about you give them a PDF link that is always up to date?
EDpuzzle allows teachers to crop videos from organizations such as Khan Academy, Learn Zillion, YouTube,Ted Talks, and a few others in an easy format while also adding audio notes, quizzes, or audio voiceovers.
It is difficult to think about the possibility of an active shooter situation in our school, but we should always be prepared. As our district student resource officers conduct training around the district this year, you can earn a badge for helping us be prepared.
Google Drive has become an essential tool for teachers, but they can get unorganized and messy in a heartbeat. This badge will help you organize your drive and help you easily find the things you need, quickly.
Cricut Design Space allows for you to create your own text/ images, as well as use pre-made templates to create paper and vinyl cut-outs. This is a great tool if you have access to a Cricut machine. It helps you to customize your classroom, equipment and so much more!
The Google Learning Lab is a reoccurring event organized by our district instructional coaches. This event is open to the entire district, for both certified and classified staff. The October 2019 event will focus on Google Sheets and Google Forms.
A personal learning network is just that– a network of others whom you turn to for advice, to learn from, and to collaborate with and offer your own ideas and thoughts. See how easy it is to use Twitter to build your PLN.