January Professional Development Sessions

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Using Library of Congress Primary Source Documents - Elementary

  • Description:

    This half day session will allow elementary teachers to learn about the digitized primary sources from the Library of Congress. Participants will explore resources and then take a deeper dive into searches by common core standards. You will gain strategies for using primary sources to help students engage in learning, develop critical thinking skills and build content knowledge.
     
    Intended Audience:
    K-5 teachers
     
    Expertise Level:
    All levels
     
    When:
    January 24, 8am-11am
     
    Location:
    Hayden Meadows Computer Lab
    900 E. Hayden Ave.
    Hayden, ID 83835
    Taught by Becky Firth (NCCE) -
    Contact:
    Daniele Ralston
    Emaildralston@cdaschools.org
     
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Using Library of Congress Primary Source Documents - Secondary

  • Description:

    This half day session will allow secondary teachers to learn about the digitized primary sources from the Library of Congress. Participants will explore resources and then take a deeper dive into searches by common core standards. You will gain strategies for using primary sources to help students engage in learning, develop critical thinking skills and build content knowledge.
     
    Intended Audience:
    6-12 teachers
     
    Expertise Level:
    All levels
     
    When:
    January 24, 12pm-3pm
     
    Location:
    Hayden Meadows Computer Lab
    900 E. Hayden Ave.
    Hayden, ID 83835
    Taught by Becky Firth (NCCE) -
    Contact:
    Daniele Ralston
    Emaildralston@cdaschools.org
     
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Getting Started with Google Drive and Remind101

  • Description:

    Looking for tools that will allow us to better communicate and work with our students? Come and get acquainted with Google Drive and Remind 101 as tools that will provide collaboration and communication to you and your students.
     
    Intended Audience:
    All staff interested in using Google Drive and Remind 101
     
    Expertise Level:
    All levels 
    When:
    January 24, 10am-12pm
     
    Location:
    Lake City High School
    6101 Ramsey Road
    Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
     
    Facilitated by:
    Paul Sutton, Jennifer Kelly, and Marissa Owen
    Contact:
    Daniele Ralston
     
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Office 2010 Basics

  • Description:

    This is for anyone that is interested in learning basic Office 2010 strategies. This includes coverage of windows short cuts and file organization.
     
    Intended Audience:
    All teachers
     
    Expertise Level:
    All levels 
     
    When:
    January 24, 1-2pm
     
    Location:
    Lakes Magnet Middle School Library
    930 North 15th Street
    Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
     
     
    Facilitator:
    Corey Comstock
     
    Contact: 
    Daniele Ralston
     
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Think Tank

  • Description:

    Attend this technology integration Think Tank session.  We will explore some of my favorite classroom websites, dive into Skyward,  learn about Math websites that are great for the Idaho Core  and Discovery Ed.
     
    Intended Audience:
    1-5
     
    When:
    January 24, 2-3pm
     
    Location:
    Atlas Elementary Computer Lab
    3000 W. Honeysuckle Avenue
    Hayden, ID 83835
     
    Facilitator:
    Rebekah Comstock
    Contact:
    Daniele Ralston
     
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