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Fall Elementary Professional Development

The following courses are taught in conjunction with UEN and are available for the following types of credit: 1 SUU Credit = 18 relicensure points (SUU will charge $21 per credit transcription fee.) 1 USOE Credit - 15 relicensure points Certificate = 15 relicensure points

Chromebooks in the Cloud Classroom

Bring the Cloud to your Classroom! This Professional Development is designed to help educators effectively integrate Chromebooks and Cloud tools into a project-based educational framework. Participants gain experience using Chromebooks, evaluating online tools for educational use, and exploring strategies for teaching with this technology. This hybrid course has two in person sessions and weekly online discussions and assignments 

 The in person sessions of this course will be taught using Chromebooks. We have a limited number available for you to use. If you have access to a Chromebook you are welcome to use it in class.

Classes will be held ASB Computer Lab

Dates: October 4, October 12, October 18, October 26 Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Multimedia Projects with iPads

The iPad’s powerful collection of multimedia tools provide new and innovative ways for students to demonstrate learning through creative and motivating projects. This professional development is designed to help educators effectively integrate this technology into a project-based educational framework. Participants will learn to utilize the iPad to plan, teach, manage and evaluate a variety of student created multimedia projects tied to the core curriculum.

Classes will be held in the ASB Computer Lab

Dates: November 9 , November 15, November 30, December 6 Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Google Tools (Google Apps for Education)

This courses introduces teachers to Google Apps for Education which is available for students in grades 3-12. Google Apps for Education (GAFE) is a suite of secure web-based and collaborative applications that includes Documents, Slides, Sheets, Forms and Classroom. It allows students and teachers to work and learn together anytime, anywhere, and on any device. GAFE is hosted by Google, and is managed by Jordan School District. When students log into their school google account, they are seamlessly connected to the GAFE suite of productivity and collaboration tools. The first class session will be taught in person in the ASB to introduce you to Jordan District's Canvas online learning system, and Google Tools. The reminder of the course work wiill be completed online.

Classes will be held in the ASB Computer Lab

Dates: A Track - October 14 B Track - December 7 C Track - November 28 D Track - November 2 Time: 8:00 am - 4:-00 pm