GaETC 2012. Building Capacity with the Technology Leadership Forum SESSION: 165 Salon 7 Thursday, November 8, 2012 12:15 – 1:15 p.m. Kathy Politis, Director Instructional Technology Mindy Ramon, Coordinator Technology Training Susan Fisher, Humanities, Talented & Gifted
Building Capacity with the Technology Leadership Forum
Salon 7Thursday, November 8, 2012
12:15 – 1:15 p.m.
Kathy Politis, Director Instructional Technology
Mindy Ramon, Coordinator Technology Training
Susan Fisher, Humanities, Talented & Gifted
Holly Berg, School Technology Specialist
Who should be part of the forum?
How do you recruit participants?
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Professional Learning Components
“Is just using it really a lofty goal?”
I now consider these two questions about every lesson plan I create:
How would you want to use your class time with your students?
2) What would be the best use of face time with you and for students to have with each other?
Flipping started my concept of designing the perfect “Dream Class” which is not only
Flipped but also Inspired, Gamified, Project Based, and Differentiated!
Collabornation Class Site
The emphasis for me was less about learning the latest and greatest technology tricks
but rather, looking honestly at what I was using and analyzing its worth for my students.
Unit 1 = 20 versus 33
Unit 2 = 18 versus 21
Unit 3 = 12 versus 19
-Face to face whole group and small group meetings.
- Online format with interaction, such as Edmodo.
- Through the use of an online resource for “on-demand” learning, like Live Binder.
Many of the technologies I learned about were incorporated into a camp for middle school students.