Learning Opportunity

Making math digital, editable, and accessible with Equatio

Registration closes:
Dec 08, 2022 at 4:00 pm MTN
Webinar will be recorded
Facilitators: Janet Bell Amelia Bird
Date:December 08, 2022
Time:4:00 pm to 5:00 pm MTN
Cost:
No charge
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 23-TI-251
Type:
Webinar
Focus: Curriculum Implementation and Pedagogy Mathematics and Numeracy

Target Audience

Teachers, School-based Administrators, Instructional Coaches, Learning Coaches, Inclusive Learning Teachers

About this Learning Opportunity

Equatio is an innovative Math and STEM software tool that helps to level the math playing field for students and teachers by making it easy to create math that is both digital, editable, and accessible. Equatio enhances how math is both taught and learned, working across learning styles and environments.

Equatio was built on Universal Design for Learning principles, helping to guide the development for all learners and accommodating many different learning styles.  Not only does Equatio work across all platforms and many Learning Management Systems, it works inside our brand new product OrbitNote for accessible PDF material. Come and learn how Equatio has evolved over the years to support teaching and learning math in the digital age! 

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #4: Leading a Learning Community

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.

Facilitators

Janet Bell

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... Read more »

Amelia Bird

Amelia Bird is a former Alberta math/science teacher and educational technology consultant who now combines her experience and passions working for Texthelp. She has a Masters in Educational Research from the University of Calgary and a Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning Mathematics. She believes that with the help of great teachers and innovative technology, students will be able to express their understanding in multiple ways and create diverse learning environments to suit their needs.