Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Instructional Tech at EO Exec Summit Agenda

  • Objective of the day:

    To promote discussion among admin about integrating tech into curriculum and other related topics

  • GTKY Activity

    4 roads (dirt road, paved road, freeway, yellow brick)
  • How can we help your building?

    • Regional Cadres
    • Tech Wednesdays
    • Videos, blogs, webpages, email
    • School Visits
    • Principals Meetings
    • Reflection Form

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Ipad integrated into Math

Agenda for July 23, 2013

Objective: To experience different categories of iPad integration using 1-2 apps in each category. 

Get started with Infuse Learning

  •  Blogs and online resources

    • Edmodo community - use a free teacher account to gain access

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Technology Integration

Agenda for July 18, 2013

What to consider when integrating technology in a school/district

 "Our mission statement clearly says that we teach responsible citizenship and lifelong learning," explains Patrick Larkin. "I don't think that you can teach responsible citizenship in the year 2012 if you're ignoring digital citizenship and the use of technology."  - from The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Tech Leading Principals

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Digital Storytelling and Movie Making Workshop

Agenda for July 16, 2013

Exploring with Camera and obtaining pictures

 Modifying Pictures

Still photo Digital Story Tools

  • Scribble My Story - Good choice for primary students
  • Tellagami - Make an avatar speak and save the movie
  • 30 Hands  - Put together a series of pictures and voice over each one
  • Book Magic - Create an ebook and save/email as PDF
  • Haiku Deck - A nice presentation tool, focused on the visual you choose
  • StoryKit - Create an online story using picture, text, voice

 Creating a Video

  • Action Movie - Create action movies, very fun with middle school boys
  • Videolicious - Create movies using a wizard, 60 sec max
  • VideoFX Live - Different effects when shooting video
  • Animoto - Put pictures to music for your video
  • Loopster - Full featured video editing (advanced)