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Tuesday, August 13
 

8:15am

Educational Scavenger Hunt
Unlock the full potential of Google Forms for education. You may know Forms as a tool to collect information via surveys, but it can be used in a multitude of other ways. Let’s explore its functions as a formative assessment tool and as a way to bring your content alive. We will examine ways to use Forms to create interactive activities that utilize the unique functions of Google Forms. We will look at creating Choose Your Own Adventure style activities and Amazing Race interactive lessons. This session will provide you instruction on the potential of Forms and inspiration to create your own. 

Speakers
avatar for Ben Brazeau

Ben Brazeau

Technology Integrator, Green Bay Area Public Schools
Ben Brazeau is a technology integrator in Green Bay, Wisconsin and adjunct professor at UWGB. He has infused technology to create engaging lessons for students in his own classroom and now supports teachers to integrate technology with their students. Ben is a huge proponent of Dave... Read More →


Tuesday August 13, 2019 8:15am - 9:15am
Room 229

9:20am

Digital Storytelling
Harness the power of technology to create a multitude of audio and video projects. Give students a voice in your classroom, provide alternative methods to demonstrate mastery, and create opportunities for peer evaluation. In this session, we will explore how to create audio-video projects that showcase student learning. Participants will learn a variety of tools to create products of learning and explore tools to create their own products to take back to their classrooms. We will look at the process from creation to award shows and all the steps in between. The use of Flipgrid will be a significant part of the presentation along with Google Apps like: Slides, Forms, Classroom, Docs and more will be infused into this session to produce dynamic learning products. The session will be a show and share with time for participants creating their own products. 

Speakers
avatar for Ben Brazeau

Ben Brazeau

Technology Integrator, Green Bay Area Public Schools
Ben Brazeau is a technology integrator in Green Bay, Wisconsin and adjunct professor at UWGB. He has infused technology to create engaging lessons for students in his own classroom and now supports teachers to integrate technology with their students. Ben is a huge proponent of Dave... Read More →


Tuesday August 13, 2019 9:20am - 10:20am
Room 229

10:30am

Formative Assessment
Participants will explore ideas on how to incorporate more formative assessment activities to help check for student understanding. This is a show and share session where participants will share ideas of how they use assessment tools while having the opportunity to experience a variety tools as if they were students.   We will explore best practices as well as tech tools to assist in the process. Teachers will have opportunities to use Google Forms, Padlet, Flipgrid, Plickers and more.  

Speakers
avatar for Ben Brazeau

Ben Brazeau

Technology Integrator, Green Bay Area Public Schools
Ben Brazeau is a technology integrator in Green Bay, Wisconsin and adjunct professor at UWGB. He has infused technology to create engaging lessons for students in his own classroom and now supports teachers to integrate technology with their students. Ben is a huge proponent of Dave... Read More →


Tuesday August 13, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am
Room 229

12:15pm

Using Make a Movie in BrainPop for Elementary
Would you like your students to be able to make a movie with their own voice?  Then this is the program for you! We will demonstrate how to use BrainPop SSO using their writing skills to create a story line and their voices to tell the story.  We will also talk about additional enhancements that BrainPop has to offer.  Make sure to bring your computer!  Here is a link to our presentation.  http://bit.ly/2YInfRB

Speakers
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Lynne Tennie

World Language Coordinator, Chappell Elementary School
I am the World Language Coordinator for the International Baccalaureate Program at Chappell Elementary. I also teach Spanish in the 4K through 5th grades.
avatar for Michelle Erckson

Michelle Erckson

Library Media Specialist, Green Bay Area Public Schools
I am the Library Media Specialist at Elmore. I am passionate about helping kids find great books to read. I believe that technology and resource integration increases student engagement.


Tuesday August 13, 2019 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Room 229

1:20pm

Soar Into Reading with the new Overdrive app "Sora"
Using Overdrive Sora's we will look to see how you can utilize Ebooks and Audiobooks for yourself, for your students and for your classroom. We will be looking at both the district Overdrive Sora accounts as well as the Brown County Library overdrive. If you have a tablet or phone that we could download Sora to that would make it a more impactful experience. Sora works on all devices, phones, tablets, computers, Search for it in the play store otherwise we will take time to do that during the session.

Speakers
avatar for Raquel Rand

Raquel Rand

Technology Integrator, GBAPS


Tuesday August 13, 2019 1:20pm - 2:20pm
Room 229
 
Wednesday, August 14
 

10:30am

What's this "STEM" thing everyone keeps talking about?
There's always a new "buzz word" out there, and lately everyone keeps talking about STEM, STEAM, STREAM, and other similar acronyms. What is this all about? Why are people making such a big deal? Join us in this session where we'll find out what the big deal is, and we'll try to answer your questions that you may have been too afraid to ask.  

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Olson

Lisa Olson

Lisa Olson has been employed for over 28 years by the Green Bay Area Public Schools, the first 22 years she was a classroom teacher, and then she became a Technology Integration Specialist. Lisa earned her BA from the University of Northern Iowa in Elementary Education, with a minor... Read More →


Wednesday August 14, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am
Room 229

12:15pm

BrainPOP Creative Coding
Creative Coding invites students to apply their understanding of BrainPOP topics across the curriculum through an array of coding projects. Don’t know how to code? No problem! Creative Coding is for ALL students and ALL subjects — there’s endless potential!

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Olson

Lisa Olson

Lisa Olson has been employed for over 28 years by the Green Bay Area Public Schools, the first 22 years she was a classroom teacher, and then she became a Technology Integration Specialist. Lisa earned her BA from the University of Northern Iowa in Elementary Education, with a minor... Read More →


Wednesday August 14, 2019 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Room 229

1:20pm

Using OneNote in a Behavior Focus Classroom
Behavior Focus Classroom staff are invited to participate in learning OneNote from presenters Lisa Olson,Technology Integrator, and Pam Super, Behavior Coach/Program Support Teacher for the district. This application will allow staff to share resources, lessons, and information organized all in one place. Exchange and get ideas for the classroom, instruction, and behavior interventions.

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Olson

Lisa Olson

Lisa Olson has been employed for over 28 years by the Green Bay Area Public Schools, the first 22 years she was a classroom teacher, and then she became a Technology Integration Specialist. Lisa earned her BA from the University of Northern Iowa in Elementary Education, with a minor... Read More →
avatar for Pam Super

Pam Super

Program Support Teacher, GBAPS
Pam was a classroom teacher for students with behavior disabilities for 15 years. For the past five years, Pam has worked as a Program Support Teacher focusing on behavior in the district. She earned her bachelors degree and PDC from the University of Wisconsin- Green Bay and her... Read More →


Wednesday August 14, 2019 1:20pm - 2:20pm
Room 229
 
Thursday, August 15
 

10:30am

Digital Breakout at the Middle School
Users will participate in a health content digital breakout. Once we have "broken out" (or as time as elapsed) we will go through the steps and process of creating a digital breakout for a middle school content area. During this session we will be using a Google Site to access all of the clues so a device will be required for this session. 

Speakers
avatar for Raquel Rand

Raquel Rand

Technology Integrator, GBAPS


Thursday August 15, 2019 10:30am - 11:30am
Room 229