|Date:||October 27, 2021|
|Time:||4:00 pm to 5:00 pm MDT|
Teachers, Inclusive Learning Teachers, Learning Coaches, Instructional Coaches, Educational/Instructional Assistants, Support Staff, School-based Administrators, District Leaders/Consultants, Specialists who work directly with students
About this Learning Opportunity
Read & Write for Google provides a ton of literacy supports for student readers and writers alike. In a short hour, we'll do our best to explore ALL this tool has to offer and leave you prepared to offer ALL students in your classes with ways to expand their reading and writing horizons thanks to the small conveniences and supportive enhancements this tool provides all learners.
This session addresses the LQS competencies
- #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
- #4: Leading a Learning Community
- #6: Providing Instructional Leadership
- #7: Developing Leadership Capacity
This session addresses the TQS competencies
- #2: Engaging in Career-Long Learning
- #3: Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge
This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.
About the Facilitator
An English teacher originally, Janet's career evolved over the years from classroom teacher to consultant, co-leading edtech integration across the province as a member of the 2Learn.ca and ARPDC provincial teams, to school and district leadership as a Department Head at Lillian Osborne High School and a TIPS (Technology Integration and Planning Supports) Consultant with Edmonton Public Schools. A Google Certified Trainer and SMART Certified Trainer, these days Janet brings both vision and practical strategies to help support your integration of G Suite and SMART Learning Suite, reputable third-party applications, makerspaces, digital citizenship and more, within today's emergent and shifting learning spaces. In her spare time, she enjoys the four generations of her family.