Technology to Transform Learning, Not Buff and Shine It!

The true power of technology is not in learning to use it, but rather using it to learn. The device (by itself) isn’t the magic, all the ways students can learn with it is! Don’t be a district that puts the device first or is swayed by fancy gadgets and buzzwords! Put the learning first. Come learn how teachers leverage their devices for learning and ensure that we keep the learning the priority.

Getting Started with Proficiency-based Learning – Session Resources

MooseTech 2018 & WMEC Rendezvous 2018 Session sponsored by GEAR UP Maine. Getting Started with Proficiency-based Learning New to Proficiency-based Learning? Or been at it a while, but feel like you aren’t sure how to make better progress? This session will provide ideas on where to start with your students, your teaching, and your assessment.  …

Micro-credentials 101 – Session Resources

MooseTech2018 – Session sponsored by GEAR UP Maine. What’s all the fuss about micro-credentials and digital badging? What are they and how do I earn them? What do they have to do with professional development? Is anyone using them in education for students? Micro-credentials as a Learning System Scouting Merit Badges All About Micro-credentials Nellie Mae…

Proficiency-based Professional Learning – Webinar Resources

How might we best support our teachers as we work to implement new initiatives with fidelity? There seem to be too many initiatives, too few workshop days, and too few instructional coaches/technology integrators. And we don’t just want teachers attending workshops, we want them to feel supported as they go back to their classrooms and work to implement our initiatives well.