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Digital Teaching and Learning with Nearpod

Engage your students with interactive lessons and better your mobile assessment techniques with Nearpod! Let our PD instructors show you the ins and outs of this interactive learning tool so you can focus your students’ learning and create interactive presentations that include polls, quizzes, videos, drawing activities, self-guided quizzes, and more.

Best Practices with Mobile Assessment

Explore in detail some of the best practices for using mobile or web based assessment. Learn how you to use a variety of mobile assessment softwares to create presentations which students can interact with through polls, quizzes, videos, drawing activities, self-guided quizzes and more.

Benefits of a SMART Learning Suite Subscription Session 3: Insight Into Learning

Assessments help teachers gauge students’ level of understanding, and the data gathered informs your instruction. Join us for this exciting webinar in which the PD team will take a close look at SMART response 2. This Notebook 16.1 feature enables students to participate in teacher-created assessments via personal devices of nearly any variety. We’ll see how teachers are able to save results for future reference and gain a holistic view of class comprehension.

Mobile Assessment with Socrative

Socrative is a free movile assessment platform that can be utilized both through any web browser and iOS or Android device. Join us and learn how to use Socrative to engage your students with educational exercises and games and to streamline your workflow by collecting and analyzing data in a paper-free process. Tune in live for some real-time questions Q&A with our moderator in the chat box!

Mobile Assessment with Kahoot!

Create, play and share fun learning games for any subject, for all ages, for free! Kahoot! is an interactive platform that allows teachers to create fun learning games in minutes or choose from millions to play or adapt. Kahoot! works on any device with internet connection and there is zero set-up time or user accounts that need to be set up. Make sure you join us to learn how to foster social learning and deepen your pedagogical impact with Kahoot!

SMART response 2

The PD team will discuss how assessments are transformed into easy and fun activities using SMART Response in this session!  Students become actively engaged as they demonstrate their level of comprehension by answering questions using mobile devices. Using SMART Response gives teachers the ability to perform quick checks for understanding, store data, and monitor student progress.  

 

Mobile Assessment with Nearpod

Engage your students with interactive lessons and better your assessments of their learning with Nearpod! Let our PD instructors show you the ins and outs of this interactive learning tool so you can focus your students learning, and create interactive presentations that include polls, quizzes, videos, drawing activities, self-guided quizzes, and more.

Tools and Techniques for a Successful BYOD Environment

Join us for the second of two courses on creating a quality learning environment in a BYOD classroom. In this session we will discover a number of programs and tools that will assist with successful implementation of this initative. We will specifically focus on tools to assist with mobile assessment and blended learning techniques. 

Testing Tools in the Common Core ELA Classroom

We all know that end of year testing is quickly approaching! Join us as we review some helpful tools to be sure that students are prepared for what lies ahead with various upcoming exams. Learn about some helpful teacher tools to help gauge student readiness and resources for comprehensive student practice.

Testing Tools in the Common Core Math Classroom

We all know that end of year testing is quickly approaching! Join us as we review some helpful tools to be sure that students are prepared for what lies ahead with various upcoming exams. Learn about some helpful teacher tools to help gauge student readiness and resources for comprehensive student practice.

Using Google Forms for Mobile Assessment

This session covers how to use Google Forms to create self-grading assessments. Forms are one of the most versatile tools Google has to offer. From collecting data, peer reviews, formative assessments, and more, see the variety of ways that Google Forms can be implemented in your classroom.

Assessment Tools in the Science Classroom

How do you know if students are ?etting it??Free tools for assessing students' knowledge abound. There are options for multiple platforms, each with a unique strength. Bring your evaluations into the 21st century with these web-based solutions for student assessment.

Student Response Systems in the 1-to-1 Math Classroom

Learn how you to use mobile assessment services like Nearpod and Infuselearning to create math lessons which students can interact with through polls, quizzes, videos, interactive drawing, website-sharing, and self-guided quizzes.

Assessment with the iPad 2

Continue exploring paperless assessment on the iPad by learning how Socrative and Google Drive can be used to create open ended questions, collect student responses, give immediate feedback, and assess understanding.

Assessment with the iPad Part 1

Explore in detail some of the most versatile apps and websites for iPads. Learn how you to use Nearpod and InfuseLearning to create presentations which students can interact with through polls, quizzes, videos, drawing interactivity, website-sharing, self-guided quizzes and more.