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Finding the Right Ratio: PBL and Chromebooks

What would humans look like if they were capable of muscle powered flight? How long would their bird-like wings need to be in relation to their height and weight? Join us to dissect this unique project based learning activity in which students explore these questions using the tools available on Chromebooks.  By the end of this session, you will have the know-how and means to deliver this lesson in your classroom right away!

Project Based Learning with the iPad

Explore how teachers and students benefit from using iPads in the classroom. Work with apps and see how they facilitate research on a topic, in order to create a product and share this creation with others. This course supports multiple Common Core Standards, including Writing W.3 and W.6

Project Based Learning with the Microsoft Suite

See how Microsoft Toosl can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities. Learn how to implement Microsoft-based PBL activities to promote critical thinking, communication, and collaboration in your classroom. In this course, you will learn how to use Microsoft programs to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge in your classroom.

Organizing a Collaborative Project with Trello

Trello is a perfect web-based organizational tool to help teachers and students manage immediate or ongoing tasks! Join us as we discuss the use of Trello in the context of a collaborative classroom project to be sure that students are staying organized, completing content, and taking ownership of their own to-do lists.

Project Based Learning with the iPad

Explore how teachers and students benefit from using iPads in the classroom. Work with apps and see how they facilitate research on a topic, in order to create a product and share this creation with others. This course supports multiple Common Core Standards, including Writing W.3 and W.6

Project Based Learning with Google

See how Google can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities. Learn how to implement Google-based PBL activities to promote critical thinking, communication, and collaboration in your classroom. In this course, you will learn how to use Googles free tools to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge in your classroom.

Intro to Project Based Learning

Join us to learn about the basics of implementing Project Based Learning (PBL) in your classroom to create engaging and authentic learning activities. We'll cover key points for a successful PBL activity, important considerations, and resources to assist both you and your students.

PBL with Google for the ELA Classroom

See how Google can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities. Learn how to implement Google-based PBL activities to promote critical thinking, communication, and collaboration in your classroom. In this course, you will learn how to use Google's free tools to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge in your classroom.

PBL with Google for the Science Classroom

See how Google can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities. Learn how to implement Google-based PBL activities to promote critical thinking, communication, and collaboration in your classroom. In this course, you will learn how to use Google's free tools to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge in your classroom in the context of a science lesson.

PBL with Google for the Math Classroom

See how Google can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities. Learn how to implement Google-based PBL activities to promote critical thinking, communication, and collaboration in your classroom. In this course, you will learn how to use Google's free tools to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge in your classroom.

Google PBL Activity for the ELA Classroom

Mac and cheese, peanut butter and jelly, PBL and Google? PBL is gaining (or regaining) popularity in the classroom - and for good reason. PBL promotes critical thinking, communication and collaboration, all of which are key skills that students must have as they become the leaders of tomorrow. So if you're ready to implement PBL in your classroom, and you're looking to learn how to bring it all together, from start to finish, you'll definitely want to come take a look at how Google's productivity and collaboration tools can help you and your students succeed in all phases of the PBL process. Specifically, we will investigate how key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback and presenting the knowledge, can all be accomplished with Google's free tools.Teq's Google Educator preparation program is designed to help educators effectively integrate Google Apps for Education tools into their daily instruction. Comprised of eight (8), one-hour sessions, this program covers the use of the following Google Apps: Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Sites and Chrome. Additionally, we will run ?lective?sessions on Chromebooks, mobile devices, the Google Apps admin panel, and project-based learning with Google. Using specific, common core-based curriculum examples, participants will learn how to maximize the use and effectiveness of Google's cloud based tools to improve communication and collaboration.Throughout the program, participants will learn key strategies for improving workflow between teachers and students, ways to increase efficiency with classroom management tasks, and various methods to improve communication beyond the classroom. Whether you're in a 1:1 environment with students or you'd like to increase collaboration among colleagues, these courses will provide you with everything you need to know to get up-and-running for the 2014-15 school year. Upon completion, participants will have gained the essential knowledge and skills to become certified Google Educators*.*Participation in Teq's Google Educator preparation program does not guarantee recognition as a Google Educator. In order to become certified as an official Google Educator, participants must register with Google and pass a series of five (5) online tests. Fees for tests are the sole responsibility of the participant and are not included with Teq Online PD membership. Learn more about becoming a Google Educator.

Google PBL Activity for the Math Classroom

See how Google can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities, with Teq's Google PBL Activity for the Math Classroom! Learn how to implement Google-based PBL activities to promote critical thinking, communication, and collaboration in your classroom. In this course, you will learn how to use Google's free tools to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge in your classroom. This course is a part of Teq's Google Education preparation program?n eight-part course that covers the use of all things Google, including Google Chrome, Gmail, Calendars, Drive, Sites, and more. ?lective?courses, including topics such as Chromebooks, mobile devices, the Google Apps admin panel, and project-based learning with Google, are also available. Whether you're in a 1:1 environment with students or you'd like to increase collaboration among colleagues, Teq's Google Education preparation program will provide you with everything you need to know to get up-and-running for the 2014-15 school year. Upon completion, participants will have gained the essential knowledge and skills to become certified Google Educators*. *Participation in Teq's Google Educator preparation program does not guarantee recognition as a Google Educator. In order to become certified as an official Google Educator, participants must register with Google and pass a series of five (5) online tests. Fees for tests are the sole responsibility of the participant and are not included with Teq Online PD membership. Learn more about becoming a Google Educator.

Google PBL Activity for the ELA Classroom

See how Google can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities, with Teq's Google PBL Activity for the ELA Classroom! Learn how these Google-based PBL activities can increase the critical reading and thinking skills of your students, as well encourage them to better communicate and collaborate with their peers. This course will give you the skills to use Google's free tools in order to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge, in your classroom. This course is a part of Teq's Google Education preparation program?n eight-part course that covers the use of all things Google, including Google Chrome, Gmail, Calendars, Drive, Sites, and more. ?lective?courses, including topics such as Chromebooks, mobile devices, the Google Apps admin panel, and project-based learning with Google, are also available. Whether you're in a 1:1 environment with students or you'd like to increase collaboration among colleagues, Teq's Google Education preparation program will provide you with everything you need to know to get up-and-running for the 2014-15 school year. Upon completion, participants will have gained the essential knowledge and skills to become certified Google Educators*. *Participation in Teq's Google Educator preparation program does not guarantee recognition as a Google Educator. In order to become certified as an official Google Educator, participants must register with Google and pass a series of five (5) online tests. Fees for tests are the sole responsibility of the participant and are not included with Teq Online PD membership. Learn more about becoming a Google Educator.

Google PBL Activity for the Math Classroom

See how Google can improve the quality of your project-based learning activities, with Teq's Google PBL Activity for the Math Classroom! Learn how to implement Google-based PBL activities to promote critical thinking, communication, and collaboration in your classroom. In this course, you will learn how to use Google's free tools to promote the key elements of PBL, such as research, collaboration, gathering (and analyzing) feedback, and presenting knowledge, in your classroom. This course is a part of Teq's Google Education preparation program?n eight-part course that covers the use of all things Google, including Google Chrome, Gmail, Calendars, Drive, Sites, and more. ?lective?courses, including topics such as Chromebooks, mobile devices, the Google Apps admin panel, and project-based learning with Google, are also available. Whether you're in a 1:1 environment with students or you'd like to increase collaboration among colleagues, Teq's Google Education preparation program will provide you with everything you need to know to get up-and-running for the 2014-15 school year. Upon completion, participants will have gained the essential knowledge and skills to become certified Google Educators*. *Participation in Teq's Google Educator preparation program does not guarantee recognition as a Google Educator. In order to become certified as an official Google Educator, participants must register with Google and pass a series of five (5) online tests. Fees for tests are the sole responsibility of the participant and are not included with Teq Online PD membership. Learn more about becoming a Google Educator.