Session 1: 10am - 10:30am ET with Jerry Swiatek
"Intro to Gmail: Using it Efficiently in Your Classroom"
You've likely heard of Gmail, and you may be using it in for personal, classroom, school, or district email, but are you using it to the fullest potential? Join Jerry Swiatek as he provides an introduction to Gmail. In addition to showing the basics of how to send and receive emails and attachments, he will provide suggestions for setting it up for your classroom. Jerry will also cover how to use helpful timesaving and organizational features such as sorts, searches, reminders, and Calendar integration.
Session 2: 11am - 11:30am ET with Lyn Hilt
"Streamline Student Collaboration & Communication with G Suite"
Using the tools and apps in G Suite makes it easy for students to collaborate, communicate, and co-create in a variety of ways. Join Lyn Hilt as she discusses ways in which students and teachers can use the free productivity suite of Google tools so that they can collaborate from almost anywhere, whether at home or at school. In addition to showing how easy it is to create, share, and edit a document, Lyn will give examples of how students can utilize the features so that you can develop and nurture a collaborative learning environment.
Session 3: 12pm - 12:30pm ET with Monica Burns
"Simplify Data Collection & Documentation with Google Forms"
Have you been looking for the perfect way to document student progress, performance, and anecdotals? In this webinar, join Monica Burns as she shows how to create forms to keep track of conference notes, anecdotal evidence, and more using one of her favorite free and customizable tools - Google Forms! Whether you're carrying a tablet or working from a desktop, this data collection tool will revolutionize how you document student achievement. .
Session 4: 1pm - 1:30pm ET with Deb Norton
"Turn Your Ordinary Class Syllabus into an Amazing E-Document"
Do you ever print out endless copies of your class syllabus only to have students lose them? Would you like a more engaging alternative that your students will actually use and that will save you printing and paper costs? Join Deb Norton as she shows how to create an amazing digital syllabus for your class using Google Slides. She will show how you can turn the delivery of a syllabus from passive and dry to captivating and interactive. Deb will share design ideas and useful techniques that will help you to create an e-document that will be highly effective and useful - one that will not end up in the bottom of your students' backpacks!
Session 5: 2pm - 2:30pm ET with Carol Nelson
"Combine Literacy & Technology Skills by Creating Your Own Adventure Stories"
Are you looking for ways to promote literacy, creativity, and problem solving in your classroom? This webinar will look at how Google Forms can be used to create fun "choose your own adventure" stories. Not only do these stories promote creativity, but they also are a great way to bring literacy and technology together. In addition, when you create a story about math, science, or social studies, you have a cross-curricular opportunity. Join Carol Nelson as she shares examples of "choose your own adventure" stories and shows how to create one. One form equals one great adventure!