This self-paced online workshop includes practices and tools for an organized and interactive digital classroom. Get ideas for icebreakers, student conduct guidelines, assessment techniques, and lesson design. The workshop also includes introductions to SeeSaw, PearDeck for Google Slides, and other Google Classroom tools. The content is self-paced but includes discussion boards for interaction with the instructor and other participants. There is also an embedded slow twitter chat from June 1- June 20 where participants can share ideas related to the workshop with each other and the instructor.
Register by May 31, and you will receive a link and welcome from the instructor on June 1. Complete the workshop by June 30 in order to receive a certificate of completion from VASCD.
Register between June 1 and June 9, and you will receive a link and welcome from the instructor on June 10. Complete the workshop by July 10 in order to receive a certificate of completion from VASCD.
ASCD’s class of 2018 Emerging Leader Dr. Brandy Hempen has experience teaching at the primary, intermediate, and junior high grade levels. Over the past ten years, she has also served as a curriculum coordinator, response to intervention teacher, and instructional coach for a K-8 school district in southern Illinois. She has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education, a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction with a concentration in differentiated instruction, and a doctoral degree in educational technology and leadership. She takes great pride in the hands-on approach she incorporates throughout each online workshop.