bus.jpgWelcome to Steph's Training Resources Page

Technology trainings will be on the Thursdays and Fridays. Thursday trainings will focus on integrating technology into the curriculum and software. Friday trainings will be focused on your requests for learning and conducted in breakout sessions.Each training will be approximately one hour and worth one recertification point.

Thursdays: 3:00 - 4:00
Fridays: 1:00 – 2:00

Dates and topics:

September 17 Photostory

Photostory is an easy to use program to create slide shows with transitions, audio, text and images that can be used in any subject.

October 9 PowerPoint Games

October 15 Online books

There are many websites to create and publish books. Publish books about any topic including your vacation last summer. They make great Christmas gifts too.

October 22 Google Earth

Google Earth isn’t just for Social Studies or to find your house. By using place markers and measuring tools Google Earth can be used in about any subject.

November 12 Podcasts, iTunes, and iPods

I know iPods are the bane of our existence, but they can be used for many academic purposes from podcasts to Apps for the iTouch.

November 19 Airliner

What is that funny little board with the pen that doesn’t write? The Airliner is a tool to make your classroom even more interactive. Come even if you don’t have one.

December 16 iSchool Session 1

Intro and set up

January 7 Comic Life

Comic Life is a program to create comic strips. This program could be used for student projects in any grade level.

January 26 iSchool Session 2

Curriculum, Music & Podcasts

January 28 Smart Notebook

Use Smart Notebook to create interactive lessons or use the library of lessons already created by other Smart Notebook users.

February 11 Windows Movie Maker

Movie Maker is just like it sounds a program to make movies. Students can use a video or still camera to make videos on any subject.

February 25 Airliner

More ideas on how to use the Airliner in your classroom.

March 11 PowerPoint Photo Album

Learn to use PowerPoints photo album feature to create quick and easy photo slide shows.

March 25 UTIPS

UTIPS is a state sponsored website to help students prepare for the CRT tests. Teachers can use prepared test or test questions or they can create their own tests.

April 8 GPS activities

A GPS isn’t just to help you know where you are, but also can be used by a creative teacher to enhance any lesson.

April 22 Webquests

Webquests are learning adventures to come in all subject areas. You could create your own, but why when there are so many already ready to use.

May 6 Options for teacher web pages

Come see the many options for creating and using web pages in your classroom.

May 20 Online Collaborative Projects

external image C:%5CDOCUME%7E1%5CAHAMIL%7E1%5CLOCALS%7E1%5CTemp%5Cmsohtmlclip1%5C01%5Cclip_image002.jpgOnline Collaborative Projects are websites where classrooms collaborate on data, information, or ideas and then use that for a variety of purposes.