Technology in Motion provides job embedded professional development for teachers to promote the use of technology in teaching and learning. The program offers services, materials and training that support teachers’ professional growth in effective teaching practices, the creation of technology rich learning environments and project based learning.
Most workshops are based on individual needs for systems and schools according to their technology plans. Janet will work closely to design workshops that will focus on various requests/needs.
Here are some of the topics that are available:
|ALEX||Alabama Virtual Library||Digital Photography|
|Google Documents||Google Forms||Picasa|
|Microsoft Word||Microsoft PowerPoint||Google Sites|
|Blogger||Animoto||One True Media|
|Aviary – Myna||Podcasting||Photo Story|
|Web 2.0 Movie Sites||Web 2.0 Photo Sites||Photo Editing|
|Intel Teach Program||Intel Thinking Tools||Intel Teach Elements|
|Intel Teach Elements: PBL||Wikis||Blogs|
|APT Plus||Effective use of 21st Century Equipment||Skype|
Professional Learning Communities play a major part of professional development and can be designed and scheduled.
There are also PLU courses offered and designed to meet a variety of needs.
Please do not hesitate to contact Janet for more information about meeting your professional development needs. Email is the best way to contact her. You may also find some class offerings from Janet in STIPD… just search for the PD Title number UMTiM.