Professional Development - Region 2

2015-2016


Strategies for School Makerspace Success
May 27, 12:00 - 1:00 MT
Colleen Graves has been knee deep in the maker movement since her first year working as a teacher librarian. She even has two books on the way! Join us for this interactive online session as Graves talks strategies for engagement, success, and implementation for school libraries of all sizes, and all flavors (rural/suburban/urban). Bring your burning questions, your unsolved challenges, and your unbridled curiosity to this interactive online session.


Alliance of Excellent Education Webinars
May 4: Personalized Learning: Meeting the Needs of Students with Disabilities and English Learners
May 6: District Strategies for Achieving Digital Equity
May 11: Communicating K–12 Student Data Privacy to Parents and Stakeholders
May 31: Using Open Educational Resources to Develop Dynamic Digital Content for Classrooms



CANVAS Roadshow
Learn how to enrich your instruction with Canvas at the November 2015 Canvas Roadshow: We will focus on how early users can employ the Canvas LMS in their classroom to support and enhance instruction and boost classroom efficiency, and how schools can plan for success. Come for some hands-on practice, and take practical know-how and experience home with you. District and school administrators, and teachers with leadership, training, mentor or pilot roles are invited to the 3-hour workshop most convenient for them. Please RSVP for one of the locations and times below:

Monday November 9: Beaufort County
Tuesday November 10: Carteret County
Thursday November 12: Wilkes County
Friday November 13: Cabarrus County



October 2015 PD in the South Area


Jones County Schools
Maysville Elementary
21C Classrooms | Using Digital Tools to Engage



2014-2015

Lenoir County Schools
June 15-16, 2015
Data and Reporting

DT&L RESA Trainings
March 10, 2015
Sustaining Teaching and Learning in a Digital Environment
  • Description: We have all of these devices, but where are the results? This session is for educators who are ready to reflect on their practice by using data to evaluate the effectiveness of using digital resources in instruction. In this session, participants will: Identify data sources to evaluate the effectiveness of digital teaching and learning; Explore ways to connect data to student achievement; Identify ways to share data for sustaining digital teaching and learning; Utilize data to reflect on practice and improve classroom practice.


January 20, 2015

Moving Forward with Teaching and Learning in a Digital Environment

  • Description - My students know how to use digital devices, but are they really using them for learning? This session is designed for educators who are ready to move beyond substitution and to harness the power of digital resources for truly impactful teaching and learning. In this sessions participants will: Explore instructional activities to create safe and ethical digital learning environments; Identify skill requirements for staff and students in a digital learning environment; Explore ideas for preparing and supporting parents and students; Examine the effective use of a learning management system (LMS).


September 9, 2014
Getting Started with Teaching and Learning in a Digital Environment
  • Description - I have digital devices, now what? This session is designed for educators who still find themselves on the sidelines of technology integration but who are ready to start integrating technology effectively as a tool for learning. In this session participants will: Identify the benefits and challenges of teaching in a digital learning environment; research effective searching strategies and apply these techniques to locate online resources; explore how instructional activities can be integrated into a digital teaching and learning environment; identify ways to maximize classroom space and management techniques to affect positive learning outcomes.



Regional Trainings
September 16, 2014
ELA/SLMC Professional Development (Creating Text Sets), SCS Central Office Auditorium, 437 Rowan Road, Clinton, NC





2013-2014
Summer Technology Integration Institute (Duplin)
June 17, 2014
Global Awareness - Duplin 2014
Cultivating Your Digital Footprint - Duplin STI