Geek Week 2015


Geek Week 2015

All Session will be provided at the Pikeview Schools complex.
Sessions will start at 8:00 am, 9:30 am, 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm
July 20th to July 23rd
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Here are the locations of each session.

PikeView High School

101A

LiveGrades

Jozett

101C

Interims

Jarrod

102F

Odyssey

Heather

106A

Battelle

Rhonda

108C

Special Ed

E. Karnes

203

Cybersafety

Greg

 

 

 

PikeView Middle School

421 - Laptop

Office365

Kay

8th

Edmodo

L. Presley

7th

Presentation

J. Underwood

Office 365 (Yammer, Lync, Downloading Office, OneDrive, and Calendar.) This is a 3 hour class counting as two sessions.
Make the most of your Office 365 account by learning tips and tricks in this session.  We will explore all of the resources available to you in this system.

 

Battelle Rostering
This session will focus on assisting you in rostering your students in the Battelle program.

Interims
Help your students better prepare for the 2016 WVGSA!  This resource, provided by the WVDE, is a great tool for benchmarking with your students and will be utilized by all core English and Math classes in the upcoming school year! 
**Recommended for grades 3-11, English and Math teachers only.

Cyber-safety Common Sense Graphite Resources
This session will explore the various Common Sense Media Cyber-safety resources available to teachers.

Odyssey
This engaging resource, for grades K-8, provides differentiated and personalized learning for your students.  Attend this session and learn about all of the inner workings of Odyssey – creating classes, reviewing reports, etc., as well as exploring all that this program has to offer!
**Recommended for grades K-8 only.

LiveGrades
Explore this new grading system that is replacing Edline and has been adopted by Mercer County for the 2015-2016 school year. 

Edmodo
Attend this session to learn more about this educational website that takes the ideas of a social network and refines them and makes it appropriate for a classroom. Using Edmodo, students and teachers can reach out to one another and connect by sharing ideas, problems, and helpful tips.

Presentation Software (Prezi/Animoto/Glogster, etc.)
Tired of using the same old PowerPoints?  Learn the best tips, tricks and programs that will give you an edge in the classroom!

Bookshare
Bookshare opens up the world of reading for individuals with print disabilities.  Attend this session to find out how books are accessible to students with visual impairments, physical disabilities or severe learning disabilities.  Thursday Only

 

 You may attend for one day only. 
 You can register for up to six hours of training on that day.

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