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2nd Annual YCETC Digital Learning Showcase
Date: Monday-Tuesday, June 17-18, 2013
We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the 2nd Annual Digital Learning Showcase on June 17-18, 2013. The event is being hosted by the Yavapai County Educational Technology Consortium and the Arizona K-12 Center and will be held at the Prescott Resort & Conference Center in beautiful Prescott, Arizona, close to shopping and entertainment for the whole family. Please notice the change of location. Everything is in one building and on one level.
The goal of the showcase is to provide the opportunity for you to learn strategies and methods that are being successfully implemented in blended learning models and virtual education programs today.
Great things are happening in digital learning in Arizona and we hope you will become a part of this growing educational opportunity for our kids! If you have any questions, contact Neil Manzenberger, 928-300-0916 or email@example.com
Registration Per Person $100.00
To register, go to http://www.azk12.org/event/
Reduced hotel rates are available at the Prescott Resort & Conference Center. To receive the reduced rate, reservations must be made by May 16, 2013 please call-in you reservation to 1-800-967-4637 and ask for group booking code #G6387.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
Cancellation requests must be received in writing. Send your request via E-mail or mail to:
Neil ManzenbergerPO Box 697
Cornville, AZ 86325
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Videoconferencing to Support Your Curriculum
TWICE, Two-Way Interactive Connections in Education (Michigan’s distance learning organization)
Field Trip Database
Read Around the Planet (RAP) teacher and coordinator packets
TWICE ASK schedule
CAPspace – Collaborations Around the Planet
Create and advertise your own collaborative videoconference projects to educators around the world. CAPspace also provides registration for collaborative events and projects such as TWICE’s Read Around the Planet.
Read Around the Planet
Polycom Special Events
TWICE ASK Programs
TWICE Seasonal Collaborations (TWICE members only)
Polycom Special Events – schedule of events (registration in CAPspace)
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Click here to download the handout for the PLC. THe handout lists web sites she is going to be taking you to so you can explore on your own later. This handout is also on Google docs and shared with COCSD.
READ AROUND THE PLANET:
Mark your calendars - RAP dates for 2013 are Feb. 25 – Mar. 8. Registration will open Dec. 3, 2012.
Another site for video media for teachers!
This Time It's Personal
We are beginnning to realize on a wide scale that the responsibility for learning definitely belongs with the learner, with the modern educator playing the role of guide and nurturer. But we're also realizing at the same time that this can't be truly effective without the right balance of technology integrated into that learning. Click here to read on for more in this Journal article by Jennifer Demski.
PBS Learning Media
PBS Learning Media provides instant access to over 14,000 classroom-ready, digital resources including video, interactives, audio, images and detailed lesson plans. You can search, save and share easily. Begin using this free resource in your classroom today.
1. Create an account at http://az.pbslearningmedia.org
2. Click on Thank You Free Software Offer
Eight, Arizona PBS is partnering with Lakeshore Learning Materials to help provide teachers with the finest educational materials available! With over 55 years of experience providing top-quality products to the nation's schools, Lakeshore now offers educational software that aligns to Common Core State Standards. Featuring titles for math, language arts and science, you'll find their software successfully targets the needs of K–6 classrooms throughout Arizona.
For a limited time, Arizona Educators who create an az.pbslearningmedia account can download a FREE Lakeshore software title for your interactive whiteboard or classroom computer!. This offer is valid through December 31, 2011.
For more information, or to schedule a free educator presentation or workshop, please contact Mark Becker, ASSET-Educational Outreach at firstname.lastname@example.org or 602-496-1696
ITunes store and iTunesU
Already on your computer, and FREE educational audio and video uploads for classroom use.
Fun stuff I find
All things mimio
Find help for FAQs in this folder
All things SchoolMaster..... Tutorials, files, helpful hints
Contained are items useful for Computer Lab Aides and for Classroom Teachers
Look in this folder for things that "teacher" need to know
Download for a list of 100+ digital tools for teachers.
PBS Learning Media
Creating a Class Page