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Session: Digital Formative Assessment to Engage your Students

Description:

The Digital Formative Assessment to Engage Your Students professional development is a six week online course designed by WVCPD’s Infusing Technology program. The course will expose teachers to a variety of web resources that can be used to engage students while providing data for assessment. From quick reviews to in-depth written answers, these tools are designed to expand the ways teachers review, poll or assess comprehension. The course will cover resources that can be used in a single device classroom, one with a few devices or in a one to one class. All of the tools are designed to be used in the classroom and some have the ability to be assigned for homework. Resources such as Plickers, Go Soapbox, Socrative, Kahoot, Quizizz and Quiz Socket along with many others have all been designed to engage students while providing important information to the teacher. This course will let you explore and create with an array of tools so that you can find the best resources for your classroom.

OPTIONAL GRADUATE CREDIT FOR INFUSING TECHNOLOGY ONLINE – Spring 2018

There are six sessions in the Infusing Technology Online series. This series will run from August 2017 – March 2018. To apply for graduate credit, you need to successfully complete three of the six sessions scoring 80% or above. For more detailed information on the other sessions, please see the Infusing Technology section of the website.


Cost:
The registration fee is $25 per person. The registration fee must be paid online, by check or by purchase order in order to receive the log in information.

Date/Time
Monday, September 18, 2017 - Monday, October 30, 2017

The online class site will open on September 18, 2017 and close on October 30, 2018. During those six weeks, participants will be expected to complete four online assignments and actively contribute to the discussion in the collaborative space. Other than the requirement to have one assignment completed by October 2, 2017, completing the online assignments will be at your own pace. However, weekly postings to the collaborative space will be expected. The facilitators will be available online Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm. There will also be a optional live session on Wednesdays from 3:00pm to 4:30pm for participants to ask questions or receive help. Appointments may also be made for one to one assistance.

Monday, September 18, 2017: Online class site opens

Monday, October 2, 2017: At least one assignment completed and turned in

Monday, October 30, 2017: All four assignments completed and turned in


Location/Lodging

WVCPD online

304-558-0539

Michelle.D.Tharp@wv.gov




Requirements:
BYOD - Bring Your Own Device. Participants will need to have access to a device that connects to the internet. Laptops preferred.

Audience:
Educators who are interested in using fun digital tools to engage students while providing important formative assessment information.

Last Day to Register: 9/22/2017

  
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