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Let's Get Digital
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PLEASE NOTE:  This event is eligible for DLC credit, however, a DLC Artifact must be completed. Therefore, credit for this event can not be completed by the June 30, 2019 deadline (since student implementation is needed).  This option will be available to those who renew in 2020 and beyond!  If you have specific questions, please let Amy Stanley know.

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Friday, June 7
 

8:00am

80s Theme Opening Session - Kick Off
Everyone will gather for the opening session and directions for the day - we will talk about how to get your credit and other important information to make it a GREAT day!  

We plan an 80's themed fun day of learning! So dress up in your best leggings and parachute pants and get your hair all puffed up so you can get pumped up about these digital tools!

Facilitators
avatar for Amy Stanley

Amy Stanley

Johnston County Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 8:00am - 8:30am
Team Room - AG Glenn Building

8:30am

Create your own visualization of learning using free video tools
Limited Capacity full

The effective use of video can be a powerful learning tool for students.
Learn how use and combine free tools that make video in the classroom effective.
Use video to focus on specific learning targets and standards, as well as provide accountabilty!

Facilitators
avatar for David Hinrichs

David Hinrichs

Director of Personalized Learning, Johnston County


Friday June 7, 2019 8:30am - 10:00am
Training Room - West Campus Building

8:30am

Digital Tools for Inquiry Based Learning
Limited Capacity full

Inquiry-based learning is a dynamic teaching method that cultivates curiosity. Through inquiry, students actively discover information to support their investigations, and digital tools can be leveraged to make the process more engaging and effective. Join us in discovering how you can select high-quality digital tools to enrich the inquiry process!

Facilitators

Friday June 7, 2019 8:30am - 10:00am
Innovation Classroom - AG Glenn Building

8:30am

Making Global connections beyond my 4 walls
Limited Capacity seats available

Global connections?  You might be wondering what does that look like for me as a classroom teacher.  Come learn way to break down the walls of your classroom and make relevant connections.  All the while helping your students see the connection to their growth as a digital citizen in our global society.

Facilitators
avatar for Amy Stanley

Amy Stanley

Johnston County Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 8:30am - 10:00am
Computer Lab - West Campus Building

8:30am

Building your Professional (and Personal) Learning Network
Limited Capacity seats available

Building Your PLN

Are you or someone you know struggling with the need for personal and professional connections but can't seem to find your way?  Are you struggling in search-after-Pinterest-search for pedagogy tips and educational ideas but can't seem to find THE thing you need? Are you just anxious about the vast unknown of digital communication and networking?

Fear not! Take the plunge safely in this session centered around utilizing digital tools to build your professional (and personal) learning network (PLN).

Facilitators
avatar for Joshua Hostetter

Joshua Hostetter

Innovation Coach, Johnston County Public Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 8:30am - 10:00am
Team Room - AG Glenn Building

8:30am

Expanding Digital Leadership beyond your classroon
Limited Capacity seats available

One of the NC Digital Learning Competencies is about demonstrating leadership, but what does this exactly mean? Engaging in face-to-face & virtual learning communities, taking initiative with your own personal growth, and demonstrating leadership beyond your classroom are all part of it. Come to this session for an opportunity to connect and learn with others outside of your school. In addition, you'll take a simple self-assessment to help you take initiative with your own personal learning/growth.

Facilitators
avatar for Jamie Lanier

Jamie Lanier

Executive Director of Educator Innovation, Johnston County Public Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 8:30am - 10:00am
3rd Floor Conference Room - AG Glenn Building

10:10am

High Value digital tools for Personalized Learning
Limited Capacity seats available

We often chase the latest and greatest tools in Edtech. However, when trying to create a learning environment the allows for student voice, choice and flexible-pacing, some tools are more versatile than othesr. Learn how focusing on a small set of high value digital tools can help you create personalized learning opportunities, help students master learning targets and standards.

Facilitators
avatar for David Hinrichs

David Hinrichs

Director of Personalized Learning, Johnston County
avatar for Joshua Hostetter

Joshua Hostetter

Innovation Coach, Johnston County Public Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 10:10am - 11:40am
Team Room - AG Glenn Building

10:10am

Time After Time, Google Apps Transform Learning
Limited Capacity filling up

Discover new ways to transform learning in your classroom with G Suite. Explore templates in Google Sheets, custom tours in Google Earth, and how to create interactive quizzes with Google Forms.

Facilitators

Friday June 7, 2019 10:10am - 11:40am
Training Room - West Campus Building

10:10am

Digital Portfolios with Google Sites
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you want your students to own their learning?  Do you want them to see value in reflecting?  Portfolios might be your solution.  Using Google sites makes building a student portfolio of work a breeze.  Come see what it's all about by creating your own portfolio template in this this hands on session.

Facilitators
avatar for Amy Stanley

Amy Stanley

Johnston County Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 10:10am - 11:40am
Computer Lab - West Campus Building

10:10am

Digital Tools for data and assessment
Limited Capacity seats available

Data and assessments are a regular part of every classroom, but are you using digital tools to maximize their effectiveness? Learn how to get more from your data and assessments by choosing the right digital tool for the job!

Facilitators

Friday June 7, 2019 10:10am - 11:40am
Innovation Classroom - AG Glenn Building

10:10am

Digital Citizenship in your Classroom
Limited Capacity seats available

We want learners to be self monitoring and safe users of the technology to solve problems, to engage respectfully with others, to share, and to learn. In this digital rich society, we have an obligation to help guide our students to good digital citizenship in all their social interactions - in and out of school. During this session we'll discuss the 5 i's of digital citizenship that will help you promote digital citizenship in your classroom and beyond. Session presentation can be found @ bit.ly/jcpsdig

Facilitators
avatar for Jamie Lanier

Jamie Lanier

Executive Director of Educator Innovation, Johnston County Public Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 10:10am - 11:40am
3rd Floor Conference Room - AG Glenn Building

11:45am

LUNCH - on your own
Friday June 7, 2019 11:45am - 1:25pm
Local Restaurants

1:30pm

Canvas Quick Start
Limited Capacity seats available

Are you interested in getting started using Canvas? Have you started using Canvas but want to know more about the features available?
This session will focus on the using basic features of using Canvas for blended learning. There will also be a Q & A time to focus on your specific questions.

Facilitators
avatar for David Hinrichs

David Hinrichs

Director of Personalized Learning, Johnston County


Friday June 7, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Training Room - West Campus Building

1:30pm

Time After Time, Google Apps Transform Learning
Limited Capacity seats available

Discover new ways to transform learning in your classroom with G Suite. Explore templates in Google Sheets, custom tours in Google Earth, and how to create interactive quizzes with Google Forms.

Facilitators

Friday June 7, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Team Room - AG Glenn Building

1:30pm

Digital tools for data and assessment
Limited Capacity seats available

Facilitators

Friday June 7, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Innovation Classroom - AG Glenn Building

1:30pm

Digital tools for reflection
Limited Capacity seats available

We don’t learn from experience. We learn from reflecting on experience.” - John Dewey

Dewey was right and this reflection is imperative for students’ academic growth. In this session, we will explore ways to incorporate reflective contemplation and critical thinking into daily classroom activities using technology, including #Booksnaps, video reflection tools, Tricider, and more.

Facilitators
avatar for Joshua Hostetter

Joshua Hostetter

Innovation Coach, Johnston County Public Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm
3rd Floor Conference Room - AG Glenn Building

1:30pm

Making global connections outside my 4 walls
Limited Capacity filling up

Global connections?  You might be wondering what does that look like for me as a classroom teacher.  Come learn way to break down the walls of your classroom and make relevant connections.  All the while helping your students see the connection to their growth as a digital citizen in our global society.

Facilitators
avatar for Amy Stanley

Amy Stanley

Johnston County Schools


Friday June 7, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Computer Lab - West Campus Building

3:00pm