ICYMI Schoology 104 – Discussion Boards

This entry is part of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617How do you create online, interactive conversations for your students? In this session, learn how to use the Discussions feature in Schoology to host discussions and grade student participation. Also learn about best practices for online discussions. On Tuesday we looked at some great ways Read More …

ICYMI Assistive Technologies and Accessibility Tools in OSX

This entry is part 1 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 1 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617Are assistive technologies just for students with IEPs and 504s? In this session, we will explore the tools that students can use to make learning and classroom resources better fit their needs (and also some that we may eventually need later in our Read More …

Welcome to SHS Tech Tuesdays 2016-2017

This entry is part 2 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 2 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617What is “Tech Tuesday”?  For those of you new to or unfamiliar with Spartanburg High School and Spartanburg Freshman Academy, Tech Tuesday is one of the scheduled types of professional development I offer.  I set topics for every Tuesday, and the sessions are offered all periods, 1-7 Read More …

ICYMI Tech Tuesday – Bring Your Own Topic

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617On the second-Tuesday of the month, I host a regular Bring-Your-Own-Topic session on my Tech Tuesday rotation.  This has always been a great space to follow-up on prior trainings and also explore the complexities we realize after we go back and apply new Read More …

ICYMI Tech Tuesday – Schoology Q&A

This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617How is Schoology going? What are you planning that we can get ready? In this session, bring your questions, and we will explore answers. Yesterday, we did some exploring.  There were many teachers ready to set up Schoology assignments and quizzes. Math teachers Read More …

Office 365’s Groups – Organizing Resources for Departments & School Activities

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617How do you keep in touch and share resources with your school club or team using Office 365? In this session, learn how to use Office 365 Groups to create a shared email thread, notebook, calendar of events/practices, storage for videos and a Read More …

ICYMI Schoology 101 – Assignment Workflow & Grading

This entry is part 6 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 6 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617How do teachers send digital assignments and then provide written, verbal or video feedback on student assignments?  In this session, learn how to assign work, edit assignments, grade and provide feedback for students’ digital work. Yesterday’s Tech Tuesday session was exciting.  As we Read More …