Teachers Enjoy Learning about Makerspaces, Discovery ED & Digital Breakouts

For the district professional development day, teachers were able to select their own professional development sessions.  Many teachers decided to go to the sessions on makerspaces, digital breakouts, and Discovery Ed as lead by Britta Gagner and Crystal Ballard.  Teachers learned how to use the resources and create their own digital breakouts using Google Sites… Read More Teachers Enjoy Learning about Makerspaces, Discovery ED & Digital Breakouts

DLI Students create their own Reading Rainbow Book Reviews

Students in the 3rd grade DLI program at Todd created their own Reading Rainbow reviews for books they love.  Mrs. Ash helped students carefully select their books and write their reviews in Spanish.  She showed them examples of the Reading Rainbow kids doing professional reviews for inspiration. Mrs. Gagner came in to teach the students… Read More DLI Students create their own Reading Rainbow Book Reviews

Digital Learning Week- Empowering & Engaging

The week of February 20th marked the second annual SDB Digital Learning Week, a week dedicated to empowering and engaging staff and students through digital learning opportunities.  Digital Learning Week is celebrated in February every year, as it is a part of Digital Learning Day, a nationwide celebration of digital learning focused on promoting the… Read More Digital Learning Week- Empowering & Engaging

McNeel Teacher uses Infographics to make Learning more Meaningful

McNeel teacher, Tiffany Bautch, partnered with instructional technology coach, Britta Gagner, to highlight the app Canva for her 8th grade students.  They taught students how to use the app and the side by side feature of the iPad to look up factual information, statistics, and images about the Holocaust and developed a plan to create infographics… Read More McNeel Teacher uses Infographics to make Learning more Meaningful