Monday, July 24, 2023

My 2023 CFISD Digital Learning Conference Sessions

I am excited and honored to once again present at the 2023 CFISD Digital Learning Conference this year.

This year the CFISD Digital Learning Conference is
  • Entirely virtual with over 200 EdTech sessions
  • Held on July 26th and 27th
  • Open to all educators
  • FREE!
You can get all the details on the conference website at:
Below is a list of sessions I will be presenting for the 2023 CFISD Digital Learning Conference, along with any associated resources and the live stream links for each session.  I look forward to sharing and learning with you!

๐Ÿง” My Sessions

๐Ÿ“… WEDNESDAY, JULY 26, 2023

๐ŸŽจ The Joy of Google Drawings
  • Time: 8:00am - 8:50am CST (9:00am - 9:50am EST)
  • Description: Google Drawings is part of the Drive suite of tools but is often overlooked. However it is a fantastic program for student learning and teacher instruction. In this session we cover the basics of how Drawings works, and then we try out dozens of practical examples of how it can be used in schools, including graphic organizers, math manipulatives, desktop publishing, interactive digital posters, drag-and-drop poetry, creating memes, making composite "green screen" images, innovative art projects, collaborative games, and more.
  • Session Resources:
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๐Ÿ’ป Chromebooks Can Do That?!
  • Time: 9:00am - 9:50am CST (10:00pm - 10:50pm EST)
  • Description: Chromebooks have become a common tool in schools, but are you and your students getting the most out of them? In this session we will explore powerful Chromebook features including screen capture, screen recording, and screencasting, using the camera for photos, videos, and scanning documents, helpful keyboard shortcuts, managing multiple desks, extending your capabilities with Android apps, offline access for Drive, Gmail, and Calendar, built-in accessibility tools, and more! 
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๐Ÿ“… THURSDAY, JULY 27, 2022

๐Ÿค– AI in Education - What Educators Need to Know
  • Time: 8:00am - 8:50am CST (9:00am - 9:50am EST)
  • Description: The capabilities and availability of Artificial Intelligence tools have skyrocketed in recent years. It is critical for schools to consider how to best address and use AI in education. In this session we will explore a wide range of generative AI tools, dive deep in many practical and powerful ways to use AI for teaching and learning, and explore how to address potential misuses of this transformative technology.
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๐Ÿ–️ Active Learning with Google Tools
  • Time: 9:00am - 9:50am CST (10:00pm - 10:50pm EST)
  • Description: EduProtocols are instructional templates that are designed to engage students in learning through critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity, in any subject or grade level. In this session you will see how engaging these can be for students by trying out several hands-on activities such as Sketch and Tell, Iron Chef, Tier List, Thin Slides, and more. 
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