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Thursday, February 23
 

9:00am

Google Classroom - Just starting
This session will help to familiarize you with the Google Classroom. This is an introduction session designed for beginners but also helpful for those who have dabbled in Google Classroom. You will get your feet wet in the advantages of collaborative features and you will see the benefits of going paperless. Also, see all the new features.

Speakers
avatar for Gilles Theriault

Gilles Theriault

Teacher, Red Deer Public School District
Gilles is presently teaching at École Lindsay Thurber Comp. H.S. in Red Deer. He has provided support to educators and has conducted professional development for over two decades. Google Certified Educator. Gilles is experiencing first-hand how Google Apps and collaboration are changing... Read More →


Thursday February 23, 2017 9:00am - 10:15am
2602 Red Deer College

9:00am

Using We Video in the classroom
Come and learn the basics of We Video. If you and your students have access to this program this is an excellent method to reinforce learning, assess, extend learning etc in all subject areas. Use this program to have students create various kinds of video production. This will be a student led session with a limited number of chrome books being provided for participant use.

Speakers

Thursday February 23, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm
1435 Red Deer College

10:45am

Google Cardboard Vitual Reality
If you have experience Virtual Reality you can understand my excitement. If you want to play with Google cardboard, be sure to download a few Google Cardboard apps on your smart phone. Come an experience the possibilities of this great technology.

Speakers
avatar for Gilles Theriault

Gilles Theriault

Teacher, Red Deer Public School District
Gilles is presently teaching at École Lindsay Thurber Comp. H.S. in Red Deer. He has provided support to educators and has conducted professional development for over two decades. Google Certified Educator. Gilles is experiencing first-hand how Google Apps and collaboration are changing... Read More →


Thursday February 23, 2017 10:45am - 12:00pm
2602 Red Deer College

12:30pm

Breakout EDU
Amanda Wilson (Vice Principal at Ecole Mountview Elementary School) and I plan to introduce and show how to use a Breakout EDU in a classroom setting. Breakout EDU creates ultra-engaging learning games for people of all ages. Games (Breakouts) teach teamwork, problem-solving, critical thinking, and troubleshooting by presenting participants with challenges that ignite their natural drive to problem-solve. Specialty K-12 Breakouts can be used to teach core academic. (Limited capacity of 40 attendees for this session)

Speakers
avatar for Colin Christensen

Colin Christensen

Teacher, Red Deer Public School District


Thursday February 23, 2017 12:30pm - 1:45pm
2602 Red Deer College

12:30pm

Pros, cons, and how to record lessons to YouTube
Discover how wildly advantageous recording your lessons to YouTube can be for students, parents, and personal life. Find out what strategies to employ for recording lessons and the tools you need to start creating YouTube playlists. Improve your teaching year-by-year by refining your resources in a medium that is familiar to your students.

Speakers
MZ

Michael Zhang

Lead Trainer, Tech Nerd Services
Author of the book, Teaching with Google Classroom, Michael Zhang offers insight into incorporating Google Classroom and the rest of Google's G Suite for Education seamlessly into the modern classroom. Michael is a teacher with Edmonton Public Schools, a software instructor with the... Read More →


Thursday February 23, 2017 12:30pm - 1:45pm
1303 Red Deer College

2:15pm

Automatically grade multiple choice and numeric response questions in Google Classroom
Providing meaningful and immediate feedback to students is a continuous challenge for teachers. Learn practical strategies for creating Google Form assignments in Google Classroom that can provide individual feedback and save you time grading assignments. Creating non-linear forms and using the Flubaroo add-on are tools used to provide feedback to students.

Speakers
MZ

Michael Zhang

Lead Trainer, Tech Nerd Services
Author of the book, Teaching with Google Classroom, Michael Zhang offers insight into incorporating Google Classroom and the rest of Google's G Suite for Education seamlessly into the modern classroom. Michael is a teacher with Edmonton Public Schools, a software instructor with the... Read More →


Thursday February 23, 2017 2:15pm - 3:30pm
1303 Red Deer College

2:15pm

Flip Classroom - simplified
Flip Classroom has become an invaluable addition to any classroom. BYOD - laptop or tablet and get inspired to safely and effectively use Playposit to engage, inspire, and ignite student learning on Monday morning! I will share resources to help you understand how Playposit works and much more. Open your option and see how simple it can be to create awesome content for your students.

Speakers
avatar for Gilles Theriault

Gilles Theriault

Teacher, Red Deer Public School District
Gilles is presently teaching at École Lindsay Thurber Comp. H.S. in Red Deer. He has provided support to educators and has conducted professional development for over two decades. Google Certified Educator. Gilles is experiencing first-hand how Google Apps and collaboration are changing... Read More →


Thursday February 23, 2017 2:15pm - 3:30pm
2602 Red Deer College