Life’s Better When You Blend! 6-12 Grade – June 28

Are you a 6-12th Grade educator looking for ways to incorporate technology in your classroom?

Wondering how you can utilize whatever technology you have to support quality teaching and learning? Then this event is for you!

Participants Will:

  • Explore practical ways to implement blended learning in the classroom
  • Maximize the technology you have to engage and support students
  • Investigate digital tools that assess and capture student understanding
  • Intentionally design a blended lesson suited to your classroom needs

Lunch and SCECHs Provided!

Registration is limited, so hurry and choose this great PD opportunity before all the seats are taken.

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The Mi Moot! Learn about best practices in blended learning

Registration is now open for the MI MOOT – Transforming Classrooms on August 1 & 2, 2017 at Lansing Community College West.

This energizing and impactful event is focused on best practices in blended learning. Attendees will explore blended learning resources, discover the latest trends, practice new skills, network with like-minded educators, and have some fun.

More info is at: mimoot.org

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#blended-learning, #innovation, #learning

Blend It with free PD from MyBlend/MVU

myblendThe MyBlend team from MVU will be facilitating events on Blended Learning in multiple locations in Michigan. These two-day workshops are designed to help K-5 and 6-12 educators incorporate technology meaningfully to support students.

In an effort to reach all educators, these specific workshops have been designed to meet the needs of K-5 and 6-12 classroom teachers. These are free events and we cover the cost of substitutes; we want to give all teachers an opportunity to attend.

Participants will:
• Explore practical ways to implement blended learning in the classroom
• Maximize the technology they have to engage and support students
• Investigate digital tools that assess and capture student understanding
• Design a blended lesson suited to their classroom needs

Click one of the following links to learn more and register:

Blending, It’s Elementary My Dear Watson!
(K-5 Educators)

Life’s Better When You Blend
(6-12 Educators)

#blended-learning, #free, #professional-development

You Won’t Want To Miss The Michigan Flip Teaching Conference

The 4th Michigan Flip Teaching Conference will be February 20, 2016 at the Steelcase University Learning Center. This is a FREE conference for educators from around the Midwest and beyond.

In addition to sessions on best practices around implementing the flipped classroom, new strands on Blended Learning and Classroom Design will be included. Steelcase Learn Lab

If you are interested in presenting, please fill out the call for proposals form.

If you’ve never been to the Steelcase Campus, you are in for a visual treat.  Your visit will allow you to take in the many unique spaces and furnishings that will spark your imagination as you think about redesigning your own learning environments.

Register for free today, and keep an eye out for the keynote announcement and other details by following @MiFLIP on Twitter and by visiting the MI Flip website.

 

 

#blended-learning, #conference, #flipped, #learning, #professional-development

Sign up for Digital Assessment Series Pt. 2: Transformative Assessments

Our second of three Digital Assessment Series begins Tuesday, November 03. This series is called Transformative Assessment Tools and Strategies, and it will be building off the content from part one (note: you do not need to have taken part 1 to take this).

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We will explore ways in which you can utilize assessments that were previously impossible without technology.  Each week we will learn about a different tool and explore how students can represent their abilities while thinking about how it can be applied in the classroom.

Registration is free and participants can attend face-to-face or virtually.

Click here to learn more and register

#assessment, #blended-learning, #educational-technology