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Technology Workshops

*Technology workshops limit registrations. Please indicate on your registration if you will bring your own device.

Wait lists for Tech: please place yourself on the wait list for the workshop. We will let you know a minimum of 2 days before the workshop if a spot opens up for you to attend.

Read & Write for Chrome

Date: Feb. 20, 2018, 1:00pm – 3:00pm, register by Feb. 16, 2018
Cost: $15

Investigate the features of this Assistive Tech add-on and how it can support every student in your class. You will leave this workshop with pre-made lessons that can be used with students at every level.

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Best Practices for Google Suite

Date: Feb. 20, 2018, 9:00am – 11:45am, register by Feb. 16, 2018
Cost: $15

Learn to use the Google platform to its fullest extent. Discover how to create self-marking tests, remote peer-editing, and a myriad of lesser-known abilities in the fastest-growing platform in Canada.

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App-Smashing for Special Needs

Date: Feb. 22, 2018, 9:00am – 11:45am, register by Feb. 15, 2018
Cost: $15

The digital age is a blessing and a curse for educators. This workshop unearths various apps and online tools and how to combine them to support the needs of all students.

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Social Media and Time Well Spent

Date: Feb. 22, 2018, 1:00pm – 3:00pm, register by Feb. 15, 2018
Cost: $15

Discover how “Snapchat Streaks” and Instagram Stories shape your students’ lives. Explore the security and privacy settings available in popular apps. Discuss how the “attention economy” influences how we and our students use technology.

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Travelling Workshops: Book a tailored workshop to come to your site for $50.  Click here to book a travelling workshop. For more info call 519-453-4400, Ext. 1527.