801: Blackboard 4
Facilitator: Dan Lucas, Blended Learning Specialist at the Blended Schools Network
Description: Open-Ended Assignments, Rubrics, and Plagiarism Detection in Blackboard
The content of this session will apply in any Blackboard environment, including Blended Schools' Blackboard, another institution's Blackboard server, or Course Sites.
Type of Session: Hands-on (bring a device)
Intended Participants: Teachers
Location:183

802: Improving Instruction through Blackboard Reporting
Facilitator: Nicole Hazelwood, Quakertown Community School District
Description: This session will cover several reports available within Blackboard courses, what data is presented from these reports, and how to analyze that data to inform your instructional practices. Time will be given for participants to explore the available reports in the system and discuss specific uses within their learning environment.
Type of Session: Working lecture
Intended Participants: Teachers, administrators, and support staff who use Blackboard
Location:146

803: Screencasting (Using Screen-Cast-O-Matic)
Facilitator: Nicole Roeder, Cyber English Teacher, Quakertown Community School District
Description: This session will explore ways to use screen casting to capture students' meta-cognition, exploration of texts and self-editing. This flexible and free resource will provide you with a window into your students' thought processes. Teachers and students both gain a medium to communicate ideas in more than one dimension.
Type of Session: Bring your laptop and experiment with this valuable tool. Share your ideas about unique uses for this web tool.
Intended Participants: Teachers and interested stakeholders.
Location:189
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804: Google Forms
Facilitator: Chad Evans
Description: Focus on the use of Google Forms to get quick immediate feedback from students, parents, colleagues, faculty, and community members.
Type of Session: Hands On
Intended Participants: Teachers and Administrators
Location:189

805: Conversations about Project Based Learning
Facilitator: None
Description: Join your colleagues for conversation about PBL. Share examples, best practices and challenges.
Type of Session: Informal Discussion
Intended Participants: Teachers/Administrators
Location:190

806: iPads in the Classroom (For Beginners)
Facilitator: Diana Walker, Bucks County IU
Description:This session will focus on an introduction to the basics of the iPad, including customization, security, finding/organizing apps, guided access, and connecting to a projector. This is not a session discussing mobile device management.
Type of Session: Direct Instruction/ Hands-on (bring an iPad)/ Discussion
Intended Participants: Teachers
Location:144

807: Social Networking Lounge
Facilitator: None
Description: Come meet educators from other districts! Connect via Twitter, Facebook, etc. Get connected with new colleagues!
Type of Session: Collaborative
Intended Participants: All
Location:150

808: Come Talk and Share about Secondary RELA
Facilitator: None
Description: Join your colleagues to talk about ELA instruction. How are you accommodating for learners of all abilities? How are you preparing your students for the PSSA and Keystone? How do you integrate technology and media?
Type of Session: Informal Discussion
Intended Participants: Teachers/Administrators
Location:142

809: Come Talk and Share about Your Learning at the EduSummit
Facilitator: None
Description: Join your colleagues to talk about what you learned and how your practice will change as a result of this professional development experience.
Type of Session: Informal Discussion
Intended Participants: Teachers/Administrators
Location:148