posted Nov 3, 2016, 5:29 AM by Thomas Davis
Wednesday, November 9
WhenWed, November 9, 4:00pm – 4:20pm
DescriptionWith Newsela you can engage your students with articles from world-class news publications. Concerned about reading levels? Newsela provides access to leveled news articles. Find out how this tool can be used to spark thoughtful discussions.
Each TeleTech session is video streamed meaning you can watch it directly on your computer screen, your iPad or Android tablet, your smartphone, or connect it to a projector for the entire staff to watch. Sessions will have a chat feature where you can ask questions directly to the instructor. Once you are registered for a topic, the main contact will be emailed a user name and password for that day which can be distributed to all of the staff in a building or across the whole district. For more information please visit our PD4U site.
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Thursday, November 10
WhenThu, November 10, 2pm – 3pm
DescriptionNew mobile apps and social media appear every day. Educators need to understand the dangers that these apps and sites pose to their students as well as how they can be used effectively inside and outside of the classroom. In this webcast, you will learn the good, the bad and the ugly of the "Top Social Networks & Apps Your Kids Use" and be introduced to valuable resources to stay informed.
• Josh Ochs, Social Media Safety Speaker & Author of "Light, Bright and Polite"
• Diana Graber, Co-Founder, CyberWise
• Alex Beck, Gaggle Safety Management Supervisor
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