iTiL Conversation Agenda
Date: Wednesday, March 2nd 2011
Time: 11:00 - 3:30
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Time
Topic
Resources / Activities
11:00
Networking / Lunch
  • Use our computers or your own laptop to do the activities in the right column.
12:00
Welcome
12:30
Revitalizing iTeach/iLearn - Sandra Bynum (Tech Coach) * What has worked? What has not worked?
  • How to restart the energy once surrounding technology integration into the curriculum.
  • Setting up strategies to join together and form our own network.

12:50
Individualizing Learning with Technology - Pamela Livingston (Author 1:1 Laptop Programs that Work)
  • How does ubiquitous technology provide better ways to individualize learning?
  • What are best practices for doing so?
  • What are common pitfalls to avoid?
Wiki about 1-to-1



Laptops, Work and Students
1:15
How Google Saves Our School - Jason Levy (Principal)
  • How we integrate Google forms to rapidly collect information and collaboratively solve problems
    • Tech support
    • PD needs
Click Here
1:35
Principal's Role in Supporting iTeach/iLearn - Gloria Nelson (Tech Coach)
  • How are Principals continuing supporting technology integration in iTiL schools?
  • How can we support leadership in making tech integration successful?
  • What progress/improvements have been made in the iTiL schools?"






1:55
Supporting Learners with Special Needs - Stella Porto (Assistant Principal)
  • How do we support learners with special needs.
  • What resources are being used?



2:15
Teen, Tech & the Ability to Focus - Greg Toppo (Ed Reporter - USA Today, Author of Upcoming Book on Teens & Tech)
  • Is technology a distraction, or do we need to redefine what it means to focus?
  • Do we need to teach focusing?
  • Is ADHD really a problem or are students just bored?
2:40
Technology Smackdown - Lisa Nielsen * Share your favorite online tool that supports your iTeach/iLearn work

3:00
Wrap Up, Questions & Answers

3:15
Complete Evaluations
MOET Workshop Survey
3:30
Adjourn