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Wednesday, August 16
 

9:30am

Using Google Slides for Digital Animation
Google Slides is a great tool for setting up stop motion-like animation. Users will be able to create animations that can be shared as lessons, embedded on webpages or given as a presentation tool option for students.

Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 9:30am - 10:00am
125

9:30am

IVideo, YouVideo, WeVideo!
Learn to video edit from anywhere, with any device! WeVideo is a free video editing program that helps transform the way students "show what they know." It can be used for a variety of purposes: display information to submit for morning announcements, create photo slideshows & collages, film persuasive commercials, speeches and more! In think session, participants will learn the basics of WeVideo, the advantages and disadvantages when compared to programs like iMovie, how to create quick effects like green screening and form ideas for student projects.

Speakers
avatar for Kaitlin Fajks

Kaitlin Fajks

Technology Teacher, Arlington Heights School District 25
I'm a former K-5 technology coach, Communication Media Arts teacher and current Technology Teacher at Thomas Middle School, Grades 6-8, in Arlington Heights, IL. I’m a Google Certified Educator and love all things edtech. I think I have the coolest job in the world since I get... Read More →



Wednesday August 16, 2017 9:30am - 10:25am
145

9:30am

PowerTeacher Pro 101
Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 9:30am - 10:25am
147

10:00am

Using Google Slides for Digital Animation
Google Slides is a great tool for setting up stop motion-like animation. Users will be able to create animations that can be shared as lessons, embedded on webpages or given as a presentation tool option for students.

Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 10:00am - 10:25am
125

10:30am

Universal Tools - CoWriter and Snap & Read
Currently, the district has available CoWriter and Snap & Read for all students across the district. Students no longer have to be considered Special Ed to be able to utilize these tools. CoWriter and Snap & Read help support reading, writing, and spelling for any student using a Chromebook, computer, or iPad. You will discover how to log in from any device, and how to customize for your students. In addition, you will learn how to use the typical features (ex: word prediction, reading, etc.) as well as the unique features (Ex: speech-to-text, outlines, text readability, etc.).

Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 10:30am - 11:25am
144

10:30am

PowerTeacher Pro 201
For users that have already used PowerTeacher Pro and are comfortable with the interface, this session will focus on reporting options, visualizing student data, grade scales, copying assignments and class metrics

Speakers
avatar for Chris Fahnoe

Chris Fahnoe

Arlington Heights District 25


Wednesday August 16, 2017 10:30am - 11:25am
147

11:00am

Using Google Slides for Digital Animation
Google Slides is a great tool for setting up stop motion-like animation. Users will be able to create animations that can be shared as lessons, embedded on webpages or given as a presentation tool option for students.

Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 11:00am - 11:25am
125

12:45pm

PowerTeacher Pro 101
Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 12:45pm - 1:40pm
147

1:45pm

IVideo, YouVideo, WeVideo!
Learn to video edit from anywhere, with any device! WeVideo is a free video editing program that helps transform the way students "show what they know." It can be used for a variety of purposes: display information to submit for morning announcements, create photo slideshows & collages, film persuasive commercials, speeches and more! In think session, participants will learn the basics of WeVideo, the advantages and disadvantages when compared to programs like iMovie, how to create quick effects like green screening and form ideas for student projects.

Speakers
avatar for Kaitlin Fajks

Kaitlin Fajks

Technology Teacher, Arlington Heights School District 25
I'm a former K-5 technology coach, Communication Media Arts teacher and current Technology Teacher at Thomas Middle School, Grades 6-8, in Arlington Heights, IL. I’m a Google Certified Educator and love all things edtech. I think I have the coolest job in the world since I get... Read More →



Wednesday August 16, 2017 1:45pm - 2:40pm
145

1:45pm

Universal Tools - CoWriter and Snap & Read
Currently, the district has available CoWriter and Snap & Read for all students across the district. Students no longer have to be considered Special Ed to be able to utilize these tools. CoWriter and Snap & Read help support reading, writing, and spelling for any student using a Chromebook, computer, or iPad. You will discover how to log in from any device, and how to customize for your students. In addition, you will learn how to use the typical features (ex: word prediction, reading, etc.) as well as the unique features (Ex: speech-to-text, outlines, text readability, etc.).

Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 1:45pm - 2:40pm
144

1:45pm

PowerTeacher Pro 201
For users that have already used PowerTeacher Pro and are comfortable with the interface, this session will focus on reporting options, visualizing student data, grade scales, copying assignments and class metrics

Speakers
avatar for Chris Fahnoe

Chris Fahnoe

Arlington Heights District 25


Wednesday August 16, 2017 1:45pm - 2:40pm
147

2:45pm

PowerTeacher Pro 101
Speakers

Wednesday August 16, 2017 2:45pm - 3:40pm
147