|Date:||November 10, 2021|
|Time:||4:00 pm to 5:00 pm MDT|
|Focus:||Technology & Technology Integration Technology Integration|
Teachers, School-based Administrators, Instructional Coaches, Learning Coaches, Inclusive Learning Teachers
About this Learning Opportunity
Explore how educational technology can help engage students in learning, allowing them to share their learning journeys through what they say, do and make. This session shares ways to create your classroom space not only as one where today's digital students can share and construct new knowledge, but also one that enables you to gather conversations, observations and (eventually) products, so you can monitor and assess student learning authentically over time.
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.