Join us for “Boot Up” for the new School Year at Valley View High School on August 18th, 2009 from 9 AM to 1 PM

Spend the day learning the “how and why” of integrating technology into your class-room just in time for the new school year. All workshops will be hands on and interactive, and led by local technology integration specialists and coaches.

We will be offering sessions on the latest technologies that will enhance learning and simplify your classrooms.

Session One (Concurrent) 9 AM - 10:45 AM
Google Tools - iGoogle, Docs, Calendar, Reader and Earth
Presented by Lori Sheldon and Tim Snyder

Web 2.0 - Wikis, Blogs, Podcasts, and Beyond
Presented By Tom Kameroski and Ty Yost

Moodle - Take your classroom online with a Moodle
Presented By Tom Chesko and Patty Smith

Session Two (Concurrent) 11 AM-12:45 PM

Wikispaces - A getting Started Guide
Presented By Rich Mackrell and Tom Kameroski

Photostory - Digital Storytelling made simple with free tools
Presented By Patty Smith and Mary Gene Egan

Multimedia - Free Resources to enhance instruction
Presented By Anne Chervanka and Ty Yost

These sessions are designed to bring technology to your classroom in an easy to understand and apply format. Our goal is to provide professional development that will allow you to use what you learn in your classes as soon as you start back to school.