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Welcome to the Webster City Schools Sched site. Here you will find all the information you need for the June 6th professional development day. Below you will see the schedule for the day and all the sessions that are being offered. Please look through schedule and find sessions that interest you. To add a session to your schedule, simply click the star in front of the session name. When the star turns black that session has been added to your schedule for the day. If you change your mind on a session in your schedule, click the black star. When the star turns white the session has been removed from your schedule.

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Thursday, June 6
 

7:00am

Pre Event Social

Socialize with your friends and colleagues prior to the days events in the North Lobby. Various snacks and drinks will be available. Come and be social.


Thursday June 6, 2013 7:00am - 7:55am
North Lobby / On Your Own

8:00am

iPhoto
Speakers
avatar for Lisa M Jorgensen

Lisa M Jorgensen

Art Instructor 5-8, Webster City Community Schools
I am constantly trying to find ways to keep students engaged with their creative sides. Using technology in the classroom and engaging students through its' use is a large part of my curriculum and goals. I am both PC and Apple knowledgeable but my preference is Apple. I am very... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 119

8:00am

Twitter
Speakers
avatar for MELISSA  MEMMER

MELISSA  MEMMER

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 117

8:00am

Using Educreations for a Flipped Classroom or Centers

How to simply create lessons on your iPad for center time, flipped classroom, or homework help.  This app is perfect for those times you wish there could be more than one of YOU in the classroom.  So easy to use, your students can create lessons to share.


Speakers
avatar for Dawn  Scholtens

Dawn  Scholtens

Second Grade Teacher, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 204

8:00am

Using Skype in the Classroom Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Amanda Warweg

Amanda Warweg

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for KATIE  SONSALLA

KATIE  SONSALLA

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 212

8:00am

Blogging in the Classroom

This session will show the basics of Kid Blog.  Kid Blog is a very safe and secure site for your students to blog.  You have complete control over the blog, including what is posted and who can see it.  The session will demonstrate how to sign-up, build a class, and get started.  I will share some things that students in my class have done on the Kid Blog site and how it has been used in a 3rd grade setting.  Anyone having used Kid Blog will be welcome to share their experiences and offer tips and pointers.


Speakers
avatar for ANDREW  BRIM

ANDREW  BRIM

Instructional Coach, Webster City Community Schools
avatar for SETH  MCGRANE

SETH  MCGRANE

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 115

8:00am

iPad 101

Learn everything from the basics of simply turning on your device to being able to take a picture.  You will discover what many basic functions your iPad is capable of as we explore the Settings option. You will dive into the task of looking for, downloading, and managing apps available for your classroom use. By the end of the session, you should be comfortable managing the basic features required for use. Very slow paced with plenty of time for questions and answers.  Please come with any questions you may have that may be addressed during the session.


Speakers
avatar for AYN  EKLUND

AYN  EKLUND

Science Teacher, Webster City
avatar for CODIE  FETTERS

CODIE  FETTERS

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 111

8:00am

Atomic Learning
Can’t keep up with all the changes in software?  Use this resource of over   50,000 clips/tutorials of elements of commercial software, professional development resources and curriculum materials to infuse 21st century skills into your classroom.

Speakers
DJ

Diane Jackson

Admin of Staff/Support Services, PLAEA


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 208

8:00am

Google Drive for PLC meetings
Speakers
avatar for libby anderson

libby anderson

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for Katie Martzahn

Katie Martzahn

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 201

8:00am

Technology Smackdown 90min session

What is a smackdown? A smackdown is when you compare a whole bunch of technologies and delve into how they can be used in the classroom. This smackdown will include many apps, web resources and digital integration tools what can be used across multiple disciplines. Not covered will be: Pages, Keynote and Numbers. Here are a few resources that will: Bamboo Paper, CloudOn, Scratch Work, PDF Master, AppsGoneFree, Symbaloo, Educreations, Nearpod…and as many more we can get to. Come to this session prepared to see a wealth of tools that can be used in your classroom. Along with this session will be a document with the names of all we covered with descriptions for later use. Come and see what is possible in your room tomorrow.


Speakers
avatar for Dane Barner

Dane Barner

Teacher, Webster City
I am a 5-8 Vocal Music teacher at Webster City Middle School. I am an early adopter, technology integrator, and student voice activist. Please connect with me @mrbarnerwcms and aroundthecornerthinking.com
avatar for Gary Scholtens

Gary Scholtens

Tech Integrationist, Webster City
I'm passionate about - Creating 1:1 classrooms that function correctly; 21st century learning; iPad learning; helping kids and staff utilize technology effectively


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 9:45am
HS Room 114

8:50am

Getting Started with Pages, Keynote, and Numbers

Get started with the Apple apps, Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. People will work through getting started with the apps, basic app functionality, and how to move documents around. We will also talk about using existing Word, Excel, PowerPoint documents and some document managament strategies going foward.

Please make sure that you have WebDAV setup for each of the apps. Directions can be found in the 1:1 iPad Program Moodle course in the Documents and Links section.


Speakers
avatar for Mark Murphy

Mark Murphy

Director of Technology, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 115

8:50am

Socrative
Socrative is a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops, and tablets.  You receive immediate answers and feedback from students and you can check for understanding.  Teachers can monitor progress of students as they are working.  You can create true/false, short answer, multiple choice, essay questions, and quick quizzes to name a few.  You can create new activities or import old ones. You can use this app to administer tests, tickets out the door, bell ringers, etc. It is a quick and easy set up.

Please download these 2 apps:  Socrative Student and Socrative Teacher before the session.

Speakers
avatar for TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

Webster City Community Schools
I am a High School Math teacher and coach. I have 1 son who is a senior in High School and 1 daughter who is in 8th grade.


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 119

8:50am

iPad 201

iPad 201 is a session designed for those that would like to learn about some of the great features the iPad offers (even for beginners).  We are going to provide a variety of ways to help you become more comfortable with your iPad.  Some of the topics we will cover will be settings, creating folders, deleting apps, create shortcut apps for those favorite websites, bookmarks for Safari (Internet), searching for items on your iPad, and Multitouch Gestures.


Speakers
avatar for Jama Hisler

Jama Hisler

Instructional Coach, Webster City Community Schools
avatar for ERICA  MILLER

ERICA  MILLER

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 111

8:50am

iPad Accessibility
Did you know that with the reauthorization of IDEA it is required to offer accessibility features on all tech devices?  Come see what accessibility features the iPad has to offer.

Speakers
avatar for Tiffanie Dau

Tiffanie Dau

AT Coordinator, PLAEA
Tiffany Dau has been in education for 13 years. In those 13 years, I have been a: general education teacher, special education teacher, special education consultant, and assistive technology coordinator. I truly believe that using technology as a tool will close the educational... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 208

8:50am

Google Forms
How to use Google forms for summative and formative assessment, create intervention schedules, and how to use scripts to email you form responses. 

Speakers
avatar for MATTHEW  MANSON

MATTHEW  MANSON

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 201

8:50am

Pinterest for Classroom Ideas
Speakers
avatar for KENDRA  CARLSON

KENDRA  CARLSON

Family and consumer science and general health educator, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 117

8:50am

TOSS Your iPad: How to Take, Organize, & Share Stuff with Students, Parents and Peers

Super excited about incorporating technology into your classroom? Can’t wait for students to get their hands on iPads and to see what they can create? Are you totally pumped to capture their creations and progress on the iPads and show it off to their parents and your peers? And do you have absolutely no idea how to do this? Then this class is for you. In this class, you will learn about the amazing ability to take photos and videos of your students working on their iPads, how you can organize these files, and one way in which you can share what is going on in your classroom. Never blogged before? No problem. During this session, you will capture photos and videos on your iPad. You will then organize these files so you can access them with ease later. Finally, you will create a class blog where you can share these items with others.


Speakers
MA

Mallory Asche

Curriculum Secretary, Webster City Community School District


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 204

9:45am

Morning Break
Thursday June 6, 2013 9:45am - 10:00am
North Lobby / On Your Own

10:00am

Apps for Coaches

Tony will briefly demonstrate the use of the Ubersense video capture and analysis program. This free app allows you to take video with your IPad, analyze using drawing tools and include voice over-if desired and share either immediately with the athlete or email to others for input.  Participants will be encouraged to use the app to video each other and practice the use of the program.

Those attending are encouraged to download this free app in advance at the Apple store or by googling the Ubersense website and downloading there.


Speakers
avatar for TONY  BUSSAN

TONY  BUSSAN

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 115

10:00am

Poll Everywhere
Speakers
avatar for MATT  ALLERS

MATT  ALLERS

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 117

10:00am

Using iMovie in the Classroom
Speakers
avatar for Theresa Turpen

Theresa Turpen

6th Grade Teacher, Webster City
My goal this coming school year is to use tech to differentiate instruction and practice.


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 119

10:00am

iPad PhD

If you feel  you have a good grasp on technology skills and want to delve deeper into managing your iPad then this session will help you earn your iPad Phd!  Lots of quick typing skills, copy, paste and cut tips, Apple TV, multi-task bar, making folders and more.


Speakers
avatar for MELISSA  MEMMER

MELISSA  MEMMER

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 111

10:00am

WebDAV and iPad file management

This session will cover the mechanics of file management with the iPad.  Moving files back and forth between school computers and your iPads and how to open/save those files to maximize compatibility.


Speakers
avatar for LeRoy Matteson

LeRoy Matteson

Technology Specialist, Webster City CSD
Fifth year as 1/2 time Tech specialist in Webster City and Tech Director for Northeast Hamilton CSD. I'm loving my job and the wonderful people I get to work with on a daily basis!


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 201

10:00am

10 Skills Modern Teachers Must Have: establishing real relationships, integrating technology and knowing when to unplug
This session will discuss ten skills needed by today's teachers. Subjects include PLNs, useful resources, how to blog correctly, and knowing when to unplug. Join us for a conversation about what technology can look like in your room and how you can manage the new integration.

Speakers
avatar for Sandra Ausenhus

Sandra Ausenhus

Instructional Coach, Webster City
avatar for Dane Barner

Dane Barner

Teacher, Webster City
I am a 5-8 Vocal Music teacher at Webster City Middle School. I am an early adopter, technology integrator, and student voice activist. Please connect with me @mrbarnerwcms and aroundthecornerthinking.com


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 204

10:00am

Levels of Integration Repeat

Using the Ukiyo app to show and walk through the different levels of integration: use tech as a tool, as an activity, as a unit enhancer, as a flipped environment.

You will need the free Ukiyou-Woodcut App for this session.


Speakers
avatar for Lisa M Jorgensen

Lisa M Jorgensen

Art Instructor 5-8, Webster City Community Schools
I am constantly trying to find ways to keep students engaged with their creative sides. Using technology in the classroom and engaging students through its' use is a large part of my curriculum and goals. I am both PC and Apple knowledgeable but my preference is Apple. I am very... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 212

10:00am

Technology Integration Matrix
How do you evaluate the level of technology integration in your classroom? See models of how you can integrate technology in a meaningful way.

Speakers
avatar for Tiffanie Dau

Tiffanie Dau

AT Coordinator, PLAEA
Tiffany Dau has been in education for 13 years. In those 13 years, I have been a: general education teacher, special education teacher, special education consultant, and assistive technology coordinator. I truly believe that using technology as a tool will close the educational... Read More →
DJ

Diane Jackson

Admin of Staff/Support Services, PLAEA


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 208

10:00am

TOSS Your iPad: How to Take, Organize, & Share Stuff with Students, Parents and Peers Repeat

Super excited about incorporating technology into your classroom? Can’t wait for students to get their hands on iPads and to see what they can create? Are you totally pumped to capture their creations and progress on the iPads and show it off to their parents and your peers? And do you have absolutely no idea how to do this? Then this class is for you. In this class, you will learn about the amazing ability to take photos and videos of your students working on their iPads, how you can organize these files, and one way in which you can share what is going on in your classroom. Never blogged before? No problem. During this session, you will capture photos and videos on your iPad. You will then organize these files so you can access them with ease later. Finally, you will create a class blog where you can share these items with others.


Speakers
MA

Mallory Asche

Curriculum Secretary, Webster City Community School District


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 211

10:00am

iPads in the Music Classroom 90min session

This session has been created to support the music instructors in the district.  We will be exploring specific uses for the iPad in the music classroom and talk about how the iPad can make our educational lives more efficient and simple: ear training, sight reading, part learning, part assessment, music storage, finale files, etc.  This session will also present ideas about how we can use iPads to address/teach the following topics in the classroom: listening, Garage Band (layering backgrounds for performances), composing with music software, note names, music theory, piano, dubstep layering, etc.  Lastly, this session will suggest different apps to use as tools in the music classroom: tuner, metronome, attendance trackers (for lessons or small ensembles), Twitter, Facebook pages, Spotify, etc.


Speakers
avatar for NICOLE  FARLEY

NICOLE  FARLEY

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 11:30am
HS Room 114

10:50am

Using Skype in the Classroom
Speakers
avatar for Amanda Warweg

Amanda Warweg

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for KATIE  SONSALLA

KATIE  SONSALLA

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 117

10:50am

Atomic Learning Repeat
Can’t keep up with all the changes in software?  Use this resource of over   50,000 clips/tutorials of elements of commercial software, professional development resources and curriculum materials to infuse 21st century skills into your classroom.

Speakers
DJ

Diane Jackson

Admin of Staff/Support Services, PLAEA


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 208

10:50am

Digital Citizenship
Speakers
avatar for Sandra Ausenhus

Sandra Ausenhus

Instructional Coach, Webster City


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 111

10:50am

Evernote
Learn more about the Evernote program. See how you can use Evernote on your iPad, mobile phone, and desktop. We'll talk about ways you can use Evernote personally, professionally, some ideas for use with students.

Speakers
avatar for Mark Murphy

Mark Murphy

Director of Technology, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 201

10:50am

Levels of Integration

Using the Ukiyo app to show and walk through the different levels of integration: use tech as a tool, as an activity, as a unit enhancer, as a flipped environment.

You will need the free Ukiyou-Woodcut App for this session.


Speakers
avatar for Lisa M Jorgensen

Lisa M Jorgensen

Art Instructor 5-8, Webster City Community Schools
I am constantly trying to find ways to keep students engaged with their creative sides. Using technology in the classroom and engaging students through its' use is a large part of my curriculum and goals. I am both PC and Apple knowledgeable but my preference is Apple. I am very... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 119

10:50am

Professional Learning Networks

This session is going to introduce the idea of learning networks. What is a PLN and why should I have one? What is the benefit of professional learning networks? How do I get started? Aren’t PLNs just playing on Twitter? This session will show you how to create a PLN and how to personalize your professional development. Professional development should be personal development, so join us for great session on how to take control of your professional learning.

*Please make sure you have a Twitter account before you come to this session.


Speakers
avatar for Dane Barner

Dane Barner

Teacher, Webster City
I am a 5-8 Vocal Music teacher at Webster City Middle School. I am an early adopter, technology integrator, and student voice activist. Please connect with me @mrbarnerwcms and aroundthecornerthinking.com
avatar for Gary Scholtens

Gary Scholtens

Tech Integrationist, Webster City
I'm passionate about - Creating 1:1 classrooms that function correctly; 21st century learning; iPad learning; helping kids and staff utilize technology effectively


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 115

10:50am

Technology Use vs. Technology Integration

When technology integration is at its best, a child or a teacher doesn't stop to think that he or she is using a technology tool -- it is second nature.  ISTE
How can technology be integrated into every day to enhance student learning?  We will walk through a day in second grade and share technology uses that are tied to our curriculum and the Common Core.


Speakers
avatar for Dawn  Scholtens

Dawn  Scholtens

Second Grade Teacher, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 204

11:30am

Lunch
Thursday June 6, 2013 11:30am - 12:30pm
North Lobby / On Your Own

12:30pm

Socrative Repeat
Socrative is a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops, and tablets.  You receive immediate answers and feedback from students and you can check for understanding.  Teachers can monitor progress of students as they are working.  You can create true/false, short answer, multiple choice, essay questions, and quick quizzes to name a few.  You can create new activities or import old ones. You can use this app to administer tests, tickets out the door, bell ringers, etc. It is a quick and easy set up.

Please download these 2 apps:  Socrative Student and Socrative Teacher before the session.

Speakers
avatar for TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

Webster City Community Schools
I am a High School Math teacher and coach. I have 1 son who is a senior in High School and 1 daughter who is in 8th grade.


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 119

12:30pm

Blogging in the Classroom Repeat

This session will show the basics of Kid Blog.  Kid Blog is a very safe and secure site for your students to blog.  You have complete control over the blog, including what is posted and who can see it.  The session will demonstrate how to sign-up, build a class, and get started.  I will share some things that students in my class have done on the Kid Blog site and how it has been used in a 3rd grade setting.  Anyone having used Kid Blog will be welcome to share their experiences and offer tips and pointers.


Speakers
avatar for ANDREW  BRIM

ANDREW  BRIM

Instructional Coach, Webster City Community Schools
avatar for SETH  MCGRANE

SETH  MCGRANE

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 115

12:30pm

Using iMovie in the Classroom Repeat 2
Speakers
avatar for Theresa Turpen

Theresa Turpen

6th Grade Teacher, Webster City
My goal this coming school year is to use tech to differentiate instruction and practice.


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 204

12:30pm

iPad 101 Repeat

Learn everything from the basics of simply turning on your device to being able to take a picture.  You will discover what many basic functions your iPad is capable of as we explore the Settings option. You will dive into the task of looking for, downloading, and managing apps available for your classroom use. By the end of the session, you should be comfortable managing the basic features required for use. Very slow paced with plenty of time for questions and answers.  Please come with any questions you may have that may be addressed during the session.


Speakers
avatar for AYN  EKLUND

AYN  EKLUND

Science Teacher, Webster City
avatar for CODIE  FETTERS

CODIE  FETTERS

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 111

12:30pm

iPad Accessibility Repeat
Did you know that with the reauthorization of IDEA it is required to offer accessibility features on all tech devices?  Come see what accessibility features the iPad has to offer.

Speakers
avatar for Tiffanie Dau

Tiffanie Dau

AT Coordinator, PLAEA
Tiffany Dau has been in education for 13 years. In those 13 years, I have been a: general education teacher, special education teacher, special education consultant, and assistive technology coordinator. I truly believe that using technology as a tool will close the educational... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 201

12:30pm

Digital Citizenship Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Sandra Ausenhus

Sandra Ausenhus

Instructional Coach, Webster City


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 117

12:30pm

Google Drive for PLC meetings Repeat
Speakers
avatar for libby anderson

libby anderson

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for Katie Martzahn

Katie Martzahn

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 212

12:30pm

TOSS Your iPad: How to Take, Organize, & Share Stuff with Students, Parents and Peers Repeat

Super excited about incorporating technology into your classroom? Can’t wait for students to get their hands on iPads and to see what they can create? Are you totally pumped to capture their creations and progress on the iPads and show it off to their parents and your peers? And do you have absolutely no idea how to do this? Then this class is for you. In this class, you will learn about the amazing ability to take photos and videos of your students working on their iPads, how you can organize these files, and one way in which you can share what is going on in your classroom. Never blogged before? No problem. During this session, you will capture photos and videos on your iPad. You will then organize these files so you can access them with ease later. Finally, you will create a class blog where you can share these items with others.


Speakers
MA

Mallory Asche

Curriculum Secretary, Webster City Community School District


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 208

12:30pm

1:25pm

Apps for Coaches Repeat

Tony will briefly demonstrate the use of the Ubersense video capture and analysis program. This free app allows you to take video with your IPad, analyze using drawing tools and include voice over-if desired and share either immediately with the athlete or email to others for input.  Participants will be encouraged to use the app to video each other and practice the use of the program.

Those attending are encouraged to download this free app in advance at the Apple store or by googling the Ubersense website and downloading there.


Speakers
avatar for TONY  BUSSAN

TONY  BUSSAN

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 119

1:25pm

Using Educreations for a Flipped Classroom or Centers Repeat

How to simply create lessons on your iPad for center time, flipped classroom, or homework help.  This app is perfect for those times you wish there could be more than one of YOU in the classroom.  So easy to use, your students can create lessons to share.


Speakers
avatar for Dawn  Scholtens

Dawn  Scholtens

Second Grade Teacher, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 208

1:25pm

Using iMovie in the Classroom Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Theresa Turpen

Theresa Turpen

6th Grade Teacher, Webster City
My goal this coming school year is to use tech to differentiate instruction and practice.


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 204

1:25pm

iPad 201 Repeat

iPad 201 is a session designed for those that would like to learn about some of the great features the iPad offers (even for beginners).  We are going to provide a variety of ways to help you become more comfortable with your iPad.  Some of the topics we will cover will be settings, creating folders, deleting apps, create shortcut apps for those favorite websites, bookmarks for Safari (Internet), searching for items on your iPad, and Multitouch Gestures.


Speakers
avatar for Jama Hisler

Jama Hisler

Instructional Coach, Webster City Community Schools
avatar for ERICA  MILLER

ERICA  MILLER

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 111

1:25pm

WebDAV and iPad file management Repeat

This session will cover the mechanics of file management with the iPad.  Moving files back and forth between school computers and your iPads and how to open/save those files to maximize compatibility.


Speakers
avatar for LeRoy Matteson

LeRoy Matteson

Technology Specialist, Webster City CSD
Fifth year as 1/2 time Tech specialist in Webster City and Tech Director for Northeast Hamilton CSD. I'm loving my job and the wonderful people I get to work with on a daily basis!


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 212

1:25pm

Pinterest for Classroom Ideas Repeat
Speakers
avatar for KENDRA  CARLSON

KENDRA  CARLSON

Family and consumer science and general health educator, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 117

1:25pm

Professional Learning Networks Repeat

This session is going to introduce the idea of learning networks. What is a PLN and why should I have one? What is the benefit of professional learning networks? How do I get started? Aren’t PLNs just playing on Twitter? This session will show you how to create a PLN and how to personalize your professional development. Professional development should be personal development, so join us for great session on how to take control of your professional learning.

*Please make sure you have a Twitter account before you come to this session.


Speakers
avatar for Dane Barner

Dane Barner

Teacher, Webster City
I am a 5-8 Vocal Music teacher at Webster City Middle School. I am an early adopter, technology integrator, and student voice activist. Please connect with me @mrbarnerwcms and aroundthecornerthinking.com
avatar for Gary Scholtens

Gary Scholtens

Tech Integrationist, Webster City
I'm passionate about - Creating 1:1 classrooms that function correctly; 21st century learning; iPad learning; helping kids and staff utilize technology effectively


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 115

1:25pm

Technology Integration Matrix Repeat
How do you evaluate the level of technology integration in your classroom? See models of how you can integrate technology in a meaningful way.

Speakers
avatar for Tiffanie Dau

Tiffanie Dau

AT Coordinator, PLAEA
Tiffany Dau has been in education for 13 years. In those 13 years, I have been a: general education teacher, special education teacher, special education consultant, and assistive technology coordinator. I truly believe that using technology as a tool will close the educational... Read More →
DJ

Diane Jackson

Admin of Staff/Support Services, PLAEA


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 201

2:00pm

Afternoon Break
Thursday June 6, 2013 2:00pm - 2:15pm
North Lobby / On Your Own

2:20pm

Getting Started with Pages, Keynote, and Numbers Repeat

Get started with the Apple apps, Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. People will work through getting started with the apps, basic app functionality, and how to move documents around. We will also talk about using existing Word, Excel, PowerPoint documents and some document managament strategies going foward.

Please make sure that you have WebDAV setup for each of the apps. Directions can be found in the 1:1 iPad Program Moodle course in the Documents and Links section.


Speakers
avatar for Mark Murphy

Mark Murphy

Director of Technology, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 115

2:20pm

iPhoto Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Lisa M Jorgensen

Lisa M Jorgensen

Art Instructor 5-8, Webster City Community Schools
I am constantly trying to find ways to keep students engaged with their creative sides. Using technology in the classroom and engaging students through its' use is a large part of my curriculum and goals. I am both PC and Apple knowledgeable but my preference is Apple. I am very... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 204

2:20pm

NearPod
Speakers
avatar for Gary Scholtens

Gary Scholtens

Tech Integrationist, Webster City
I'm passionate about - Creating 1:1 classrooms that function correctly; 21st century learning; iPad learning; helping kids and staff utilize technology effectively


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 208

2:20pm

Poll Everywhere Repeat
Speakers
avatar for MATT  ALLERS

MATT  ALLERS

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 117

2:20pm

Using Skype in the Classroom Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Amanda Warweg

Amanda Warweg

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for KATIE  SONSALLA

KATIE  SONSALLA

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 119

2:20pm

iPad PhD Repeat

If you feel  you have a good grasp on technology skills and want to delve deeper into managing your iPad then this session will help you earn your iPad Phd!  Lots of quick typing skills, copy, paste and cut tips, Apple TV, multi-task bar, making folders and more.


Speakers
avatar for MELISSA  MEMMER

MELISSA  MEMMER

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 111

2:20pm

Moodle

This session will be an introduction Moodle (Lynx OnLine).  Moodle allows you to customize your online learning environment – the best way to have a digital classroom.  We will show you the various tools that Moodle has to offer for you and or your students, including how to push material out, creating quizzes and forums just to name a few.  No experience with Moodle is necessary.


Speakers
avatar for AYN  EKLUND

AYN  EKLUND

Science Teacher, Webster City


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 114

2:20pm

10 Skills Modern Teachers Must Have: establishing real relationships, integrating technology and knowing when to unplug Repeat
This session will discuss ten skills needed by today's teachers. Subjects include PLNs, useful resources, how to blog correctly, and knowing when to unplug. Join us for a conversation about what technology can look like in your room and how you can manage the new integration.

Speakers
avatar for Sandra Ausenhus

Sandra Ausenhus

Instructional Coach, Webster City
avatar for Dane Barner

Dane Barner

Teacher, Webster City
I am a 5-8 Vocal Music teacher at Webster City Middle School. I am an early adopter, technology integrator, and student voice activist. Please connect with me @mrbarnerwcms and aroundthecornerthinking.com


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 201

2:20pm

Google Forms Repeat
How to use Google forms for summative and formative assessment, create intervention schedules, and how to use scripts to email you form responses. 

Speakers
avatar for MATTHEW  MANSON

MATTHEW  MANSON

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 212

3:15pm

Closing Remarks
Speakers
avatar for Mike Sherwood

Mike Sherwood

Superindentent, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Prem Sahai Auditorium