Learning Digitally

SHMS is Learning Digitally

“It’s not about the technology, it’s about the learning.”

Introduction PD #1 (9/9- 7th Grade & Electives volunteer)

ISTE Standards for Teachers

  1. Read over the standards. https://www.iste.org/docs/pdfs/20-14_ISTE_Standards-T_PDF.pdf
  2. Present the 5 Technology expectations for the year.
  3. Complete the survey (Comfort and goals). https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1zTncigu0gqFUBSoSQy0RBtNaSKTPNhmK_EPyf6ogCy4/viewform?usp=send_form
  4. Go over Parent Contact

5 Technology Expectations

Promote a shift in thinking and teaching

  1. Classroom Website by the end of September…to begin reducing paperwork- Homework posted along with relevant documents for students and parents to access
    1. Options: Weebly, Google Sites,  other sites
    2. Grade level
    3. Lori will help
  2. Develop and teach a lesson where students are working collaboratively in a digital environment to create a document or presentation
  3. Develop and teach a lesson that uses a digital assessment tool
  4. Develop and teach a lesson that uses a digital workflow (NO paper)
  5. Develop a PLN-3 twitter hashtags, follow me (@SHMSMedia) and Chris (@MrsCJWelch) on Twitter, one blog and blog reader, one curation tool, find one webinar


Introduction PD #2 (10/7)  Introduce SAMR model

  1. Get free stuff
  2. Tech Check-In
  3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBce25r8vto
    1. https://www.commonsensemedia.org/videos/introduction-to-the-samr-model – good video for SAMR model
  4. Look at examples (https://bcpsodl.pbworks.com/w/page/91961907/SAMR%20Scenarios) and try to figure out whether it would be SAMR
  5. Self Assessment in Google Docs https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Pp473otmQ-IVQSoWTLys3M7AOnvEx9NSq6pToQRBUYs/copy

PD Standard #1 ISTE (Collaboration), Standard #2 (Digital Environment)- How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse Lesson (11/11)

PD 11/18- Restorative PracticesEveryChildNeedsAChampion

PD Standard #2 ISTE (Assessment) (12/9)

  1. Monthly Check-In
  2. Explore Engrade assessment options.
  3. Create an assessment in Engrade.


PD Standard #5 ISTE  (PLN) (1/6)

  1. Monthly Check-In
  2. Read article (http://teacherchallenge.edublogs.org/pln-challenge-3-using-twitter-to-build-your-pln/)
  3. Sign up for twitter via TweetDeck
  4. Add column for #SHMSchat

PD Standard #4 (Digital Citizenship) (3/2)

  1. Digital Citizenship document will be shared with you in Office 365.
  2. Share collaborative PowerPoint.

End of Year Wrap Up! (4/6)

  1. End of Year LMC Survey.
  2. End of Year Tech Team Survey.