Tuesday 1:00 - 3:00 pm - Session Evaluation Form


1101
Google Lit Trips: Where Are We Going Today?

In this session, you are introduced to some of the basic tools used in Google Earth to create Google Lit Trips—interactive, multimedia experiences in literature.

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Presenter: Linda Conway (linda.conway@asd20.org)
Academy School District 20
Co-Presenter: Christine Schein
Technical Focus: Language Arts, Social Studies, Multimedia
Grade Levels: Middle School, High School
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Copper Station, Wheeler A


1103
A New SMART Board—Now What?
Take home beginning concepts for using a SMART Board that will immediately result in the most effective impact on, and engagement of, primary students.

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Presenter: Tamara Walter (twalter@lps.k12.co.us)
Carl Sandburg Elementary School, Littleton Public Schools
Co-Presenter: Alison Rush
Technical Focus: Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Music
Grade Level: Pre-K–Elementary
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Copper Station, Wheeler C


1104
Engaging the Digital Native
This session is for teachers who are just beginning to catch the contagiously exciting bug of their digital-native students. Acquire innovative ideas to keep your students engaged in the learning process.

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Presenter: Cheryl Abla (cheryl.abla@dcsdk12.org)
Clear Sky Elementary School, Douglas County School District
Technical Focus: Math, Language Arts, Social Studies, Web 2.0 Tools, Google Apps, Social Media, Leadership, Wikis, Blogs
Grade Level: Pre-K–Elementary
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Copper Station, West Hall



1106
Long List of Web 2.0 Tools—Now What?
This session looks at the Library of Congress-sponsored Teaching with Primary Sources program, an all-inclusive resource containing everything you need to know about the best Web 2.0 sites to use in your classroom.

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Presenter: Christina Espino (christina.espino@adams12.org)
Hulstrom Options K-8 School, Adams 12 Five Star Schools
Co-Presenters: Laura Israelsen, Michelle Pearson
Technical Focus: Math, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, The Arts, Web 2.0 Tools, Google Apps, Multimedia, Social Media, Professional Development, Wikis, Blogs
Grade Levels: Pre-K–Elementary, Middle School, High School
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Village Square, Ponderosa



1107
Google SketchUp
Redecorate your living room, invent a new piece of furniture, model your city for Google Earth—there’s no limit to what your students can create with Google SketchUp.

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Presenter: Bobby Sorden (bobby.sorden@asd20.org)
Challenger Middle School, Academy School District 20
Technical Focus: Math, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, The Arts, Web 2.0 Tools, Google Apps, Techie, Multimedia, Social Media, Leadership, Professional Development
Grade Level: All Grades
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Village Square, Lodgepole



1109
TIE: HELP! How Do I Set Up Twitter and Facebook Accounts?

Session Website not available at this time
Presenter: Leslie Raffelson (raffelsonl@peetzschool.org)
Co-Presenter: Sandi Roelle
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: The Village at Copper, Jacques Peak



1112
Growing 21st Century Teachers
We turned a group of technophobic teachers into 21st Century tech-savvy educators by furnishing mentoring and resource-rich staff development. We’ll share ways you can transform your lessons, too.

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Presenter: Catherine Beck (catherine.beck@dcsdk12.org)
Eagle Ridge Elementary School, Douglas Country School District
Technical Focus: Web 2.0 Tools, Google Apps, Leadership, Professional Development
Grade Levels: Pre-K–Elementary, Middle School
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Conference Center, Bighorn C1



1113
Integrated Math Classroom
Experience the most proven integrated math and science classroom using Texas Instruments technology. Specialized instant response, collaboration, and online access add up to big benefits in the classroom.

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Presenter: Tom Hibbs (thibbs@ti.com)
Texas Instruments, Inc.
Technical Focus: Math, Science
Grade Levels: Middle School, High School
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Conference Center, Bighorn C2



1114
Teaching, Technology, and Time
Learn the tips, tricks, and tools required in today’s classroom including techniques to migrate toward a “cloud computing” teaching environment.

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Presenter: Kay Bolerjack (kbolerjack@lps.k12.co.us)
East Elementary School, Littleton Public Schools
Technical Focus: Web 2.0 Tools, Google Apps, Professional Development, Wikis, Blogs
Grade Level: Pre-K–Elementary
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Conference Center, Ptarmigan A



1115
Ideas and Most Effective Practices for Successful Mobile Learning Implementations
This session presents the “whys” and “hows” of adding mobile Internet to school curriculum, as well as the resulting benefit to students, teachers, and administrators. Session participants will hear success stories from Mobile Citizen pilot programs (available in the Denver-metro area) that can be replicated in their own schools to inspire thinking about new and unique programs.

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Presenter: Michelle Warner (kecia@kcroberg.com)
Mobile Citizen
Grade Level: All Grades
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Conference Center, Ptarmigan B



1116
Movie Making with Elementary Students
This session guides you through the process of fully engaging your young students in nearly any subject by writing, filming, and staring in their own videos.

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Presenter: Brad Flickinger (cflickin@psdschools.org)
Bethke Elementary School, Poudre School District
Technical Focus: Multimedia
Grade Level: Pre-K–Elementary
Session: Tuesday 1:00pm–3:00pm
Location: Conference Center, Ptarmigan C