HSE Summer Learning Fair

 Find this page at DitchThatTextbook.com/hse

Looking for HSE TLC workshop via CIESC October 2014? Click here to see that page.
Looking for HSE March 2015 tech workshop? Click here to see that page.

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Getting started

BEFORE WE START: Click here to sign up to WIN a FREE copy of TechSmith Snagit!

1. How well do you know your popular logos? Let’s find out in this Kahoot! Grab a partner and head to kahoot.it.

2. The smartest person in the room is … THE ROOM! Let’s harness that power by collecting some of our best teaching ideas.

The Voice of the Active Learner: Education from a Digital Native’s Perspective (YouTube link)

PART 1: IDENTIFY THE CHANGE

Reflection questions (Google Slides): Click here, then save to your Google Drive. We will answer each question individually.

todaysmeetOur TodaysMeet room — TodaysMeet.com/ditch … Click here or click the TodaysMeet logo to go to this chat room to share thoughts or links.

Moonshot thinking (YouTube link):

PART 2: TOOLS FOR YOUR TOOLBELT

Let’s create a website! Go to: education.weebly.com and log in.

  • Username: matt@DitchThatTextbook.com
  • Password: ditch123

When we’re done, we can view our pages at: http://hsetechtools.weebly.com

Connecting Classrooms to the World: See resources on using Google Hangouts, Skype, shared Google Documents and more at Matt’s resources page for connected classrooms.

One of Matt’s favorite tools: GoFormative.com! Offer multiple choice, fill in the blank and “show your work” (draw your answer) questions!

  • Our access code: ANDC947

PART 3: GAME-CHANGING MINDSETS

Mindsets from Matt’s book, Ditch That Textbook (Amazon link):

  • Choose to cheat
  • Minimum effective dose
  • Connected educator
  • You are your own best PD

Let’s blog about mindsets! Go to: KidBlog.org/class/Ditch-That-Textbook and log in.

  • Click the “Log in” button in the top right.
  • Username: Choose “Ditch Student” from the drop-down menu.
  • Password: ditch123

PART 4: PUT IT ALL TOGETHER

Let’s reflect on our plans from today. Go to this Google document and click on the number that you’re given.

ABOUT YOUR PRESENTER

matt headshot (2)Click here to learn more about Matt. Click here to see Matt’s book, Ditch That Textbook, on Amazon.

Matt Miller is available to present at your school or event! He presents to thousands of teachers all around the United States on a wide variety of technology and innovative instruction topics. See his conferences page for more details.

Click here to see Matt’s slides from this workshop.

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