Tools for Student Check-ins: Microsoft Teams & Pear Deck
Sept 30 at 9:00pm EDT

Microsoft Teams communication hub allows teachers to incorporate a variety of education technologies to support their students. Build your capacity in Microsoft Teams and learn how this powerful LMS (Learning Management System) can incorporate Pear Deck; an interactive presentation tool used to actively engage students in individual and social learning. Explore how Pear Deck supports Active Listening, Coping Strategies and Self Assessment activities.You will leave this workshop with a social wellbeing activity that can be used immediately with your students in a personal or hybrid learning environment.

Tools for Formative Assessment: Microsoft Teams & Kahoot

Connect with your students using Microsoft Teams learning management system and learn to incorporate Kahoot; a game-based learning platform that makes it easy to create, share and play learning games or trivia quizzes in minutes. Unleash the fun in your classrooms or virtual online learning platform. Leave this workshop with inspiration to incorporate engaging content in a hybrid learning environment and be ready to share your Kahoot in class tomorrow! 

Tools for Student Engagement: Microsoft Teams & PowerPoint

Using Microsoft Teams all-in-one learning platform this workshop will focus on how to incorporate interactive engaging PowerPoint activities in your classes. Create visually rich presentations with multimedia including 3D animation and supportive audio notes. In this workshop we will showcase how to create a collaborative PowerPoint that will showcase unfamiliar and recent updates that can support every type of learner. You will leave this session with a tangible document along with ideas that can be incorporated into your hybrid learning environment right away.