Tuesday 2:00 pm- 2:45 pm Concurrent Session 5


Title: Digital Citizenship: FOMO (Putting Tech Skills & Tools In Life Perspective)Location: AuditoriumPresenter: Timothy Smith (CMS Instructional Technology)Description: Help put the skills and tools you've learned into you life perspective. Now having learned about all these new skills and tools, we must learn how to use the responsibly. In this session we will learn that teachers need to model Digital Citizenship for their students in the digital world by their actions too. A Philosophical look at our digital lives. Video Promo Here
Title: Classrooms Communicate!Location: Media Center LabPresenter: Ilana Jones (Instructional Technology)Description: Using 21st century digital communication tools in the classroom to enhance learning and student collaboration.
Title: Open Computer Lab: Create, Collaborate, Explore!
Location: Media Center
Facilitator: An Instructional Technology Specialist or student volunteer will be on hand to assist you.
Description: Drop into the computer lab to explore any of the topics you learn in a session. Create your own work, collaborate with others or ask an Instructional Technology Specialist to assist you!

Title: Google Docs
Location: C104
Presenter: Jacob Standish (CMS Instructional Technology)
Description: What is Google Docs? Will I get in trouble if I use it? What can I do with it? Come learn what all the commotion is about!

Title: Discovery Education Introduction and Basics
Location: C152 (Lab)
Presenters: Sean Hannum(Bailey Middle School)
Description: Created by the Discovery Channel, Discovery Education is an excellent supplemental resource for all teachers. In this session you will learn how to navigate the Discovery Education website. Basic searches for video clips, full length Discovery Channel videos, and other resources available to teachers will be demonstrated. Discovery Education has made it easier to navigate the site by offering a Quick Start Guide as well at the full User Guide and many helpful FAQ's. "


Title: Put Away the Paper and Glue, Glogster is For You!Location: C10 (Lab)Presentors: Lynn Keith and Suzanne Blaszak (Providence Spring Elementary)Description: Come discover GLOGS which are online multi-sensory posters. Learn how to engage your students with the paperless 21st century learning. Create interactive online posters that include video clips, audio clips, images, and text. Glogster Edu is a controlled private space where students can safely create multimedia projects to enhance instruction and learning. This is a powerful and free Web 2.0 tool you are sure to love. In this session we will share several 5th grade projects created using Glogster Edu and will include project design, rubrics, and more.


Title: Administrators as Technology Leaders: Connecting, Learning & Leading in the 21st Century School

Location: G121

Presenters: Nancy Mangum (Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, Raleigh NC)

Description: Today's school leaders must be prepared to educate a new generation of students. In this session we will explore ways that administrators can connect, learn & lead using digital tools.

(For a deeper dive into creating your learning network try attending "Twitter 4 #Educators. For more information on using google docs you might consider attending the google docs session. )


Title: The ActivClassroom in Bloom
Location: G122 Presenter: Kathryn Vaughn Description: As educators, we are all familiar with Benjamin Bloom’s classification of learning objectives known as Bloom’s Taxonomy. This session will examine how easy it is to incorporate Bloom’s learning objectives into the ActivClassroom. We will explore developmentally appropriate learning opportunities that address Bloom’s learning objectives and support teaching and learning throughout all content areas and grade levels. You are sure to walk away with ideas that will have your ActivClassroom “blooming”!
Title: Express YourselfLocation: G124 Presenters: Carol Huss (Independence High) Description: Learn how to integrate ActivExpressions into flipcharts and involve students in your lessons (with or without ActivExpressions).
Title: Students Using Technology
Location: G206
Presenter: Karen Lipski (JV Washam Elementary)
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Title: Internet Research using the Big6
Resource: Big6 Wiki
Location: G301
Presenter: Kevin Washburn, Media Specialist (Alexander Graham Middle School)
Description: Workshop will provide tools and resources to participants for integrating Internet resources into the Big6 research process. Online research databases, ebooks, electronic periodicals from NC WiseOwl will also be reviewed.

Title: Animoto.com
Location: G305
Presenters: Kristen Better(Endhaven Elementary/First Grade Teacher)
Description: “Animoto is one of the marvels of Web 2.0. It is a wonderful initiative and a true
benefit to teachers and students.” --Discovery Education
Animoto provides an array of tools for creating videos in your classroom. It makes
it easy for you to share videos with your students, parents and staff. You can also
use the videos to enhance your CMS wiki page.