Webinar: Introduction to coding with Python and micro:bit
Sep
7
to Sep 23

Webinar: Introduction to coding with Python and micro:bit

This webinar series is designed to support teachers and students who are interested in learning to code using Python combined with physical computing utilizing the micro:bit.  This is an introduction series, no prior experience is required to participate.  

Registration is broken down into reoccurring days of the series and participants must register for each set in order to participate in all 10 sessions. There is a total of 3 registrations within the series. 

If you do not have a micro:bit you can order one prior to the start of the series here: http://lauriecarey.com/microbit-1/

Series 1, 4, 7 Fridays

Series 2, 5, 8 Saturdays

 

Series 3, 6, (9, 10) Sundays

Series 9-10 are combined to conclude the series with a two hour session 

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Webinar: Let's get phygital - Mixing digital and physical technology for engagement, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
26
11:30 AM11:30

Webinar: Let's get phygital - Mixing digital and physical technology for engagement, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

Students can take an active role in learning using a variety of technologies to blend the digital world with the physical world. Explore a variety of tools to engage students including Microsoft MakeCode, HoloLens, Office Lens, Paint 3D, Remix 3D, Photos app, and digital inking.

Learning Targets

Session participants will be able to explore a variety of tools that mix the digital and the physical world, including Microsoft MakeCode, HoloLens, Paint 3D, Remix 3D, Photos app, and digital inking.

This session applies to

Educators K-12

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Webinar: One Notebook to rule them all - How OneNote Class Notebook changes the scope of learning around the world, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
26
3:30 PM15:30

Webinar: One Notebook to rule them all - How OneNote Class Notebook changes the scope of learning around the world, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

Students can collaborate, design, construct, plan, and curate in a tool that provides the features and options to be successful—and that's OneNote Class Notebook! With a teacher-guided framework that allows for content distribution, grading, LMS integration, and quick feedback cycles, OneNote Class Notebook is changing the scope of learning in classrooms around the world.

Learning Targets

  • Participants learn how OneNote Class Notebook enables teachers to organize, grade, and assess student work with ease.
  • Participants learn OneNote strategies that engage students in content.

This session applies to

Educators K-12

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Webinar: Help your child achieve success in preparing for College
Sep
27
7:00 PM19:00

Webinar: Help your child achieve success in preparing for College

Join us for a one hour webinar with our guest from Grubber Institute to learn how you can support your child's success in preparing for College. At the Gruber Foundation, they know how important your child’s future is to you and they want to give you their assurance that they will do everything to have your child receive the maximum amount of financial aid and scholarship funds available for their college education. Gruber provides free federal financial aid and scholarship services to every student and parent. 

Who should participate? 

Anyone involved in supporting students with college readiness, ACT/SAT instructors, school guidance counselors, school administrators, and parents.

Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with webinar access details. For questions regarding the webinar email training@lauriecarey.com

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Webinar: Administrators lead the way, closing the achievement gap with Learning Tools and more, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
20
3:30 PM15:30

Webinar: Administrators lead the way, closing the achievement gap with Learning Tools and more, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

School leaders are called to provide a rigorous, relevant, and engaging education for all students. Microsoft provides free tools for meeting the needs of all types of learners that are built right into Office 365 and Windows 10, saving school systems from purchasing costly alternatives and implementing additional software packages. See how Learning Tools, OneNote, Translator, Office Lens, Recorder, Skype, and more can allow educators to facilitate learning with equity.

Learning Targets

Administrators: Visionary leadership

This session applies to

Administrators

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Webinar: Drive efficient school leadership coordination and reduce workload with Microsoft Teams and Staff Notebook, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
20
11:30 AM11:30

Webinar: Drive efficient school leadership coordination and reduce workload with Microsoft Teams and Staff Notebook, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

Administrators are called on to create and promote a digital age learning culture in their school systems but are often left without an effective tool kit. Staff Teams combined with Staff Notebooks offers time-saving, successful collaboration that is proven to reduce email churn and allow for positive staff interactions all year long.

Learning Targets

  • Learn how to create a Team for Staff Members and a Staff Notebook
  • Understand how Teams can enhance faculty collaboration and communication

This session applies to

Administrators

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Webinar: Let’s Team Up! Getting started with Microsoft Teams, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
19
3:30 PM15:30

Webinar: Let’s Team Up! Getting started with Microsoft Teams, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

This webinar is designed to give educators an understanding of Microsoft Teams and how to get started with Microsoft Teams for your classroom.  Educators will learn of the features of Teams and how it can be applied in the classroom to support a more collaborative learning experience. 

The primary audience for this session is teachers (K-12), empowering educators teaching in a variety of settings and content areas.  With the growing expectation for integrating computer science education into classes, teachers of all content areas will benefit from this webinar. 

Objectives

  • Participants understand how to create a Microsoft Team in Office 365.
  • Participants become aware of multiple functions Microsoft Teams can serve from PLCs to Classroom and more.
  • Participants visualize how Microsoft Teams can work for them.
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Webinar: Lead the transformation - An administrator's pathway to success with the Education Transformation Framework, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
19
11:30 AM11:30

Webinar: Lead the transformation - An administrator's pathway to success with the Education Transformation Framework, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

Administrators must provide the leadership to improve the school organization while effectively using technology resources and modeling the responsible use of digital tools. This is no small task! Hear an overview of Microsoft's Education Transformation Framework, which gives school leaders a pathway to success.

Learning Targets

School leaders will learn the basic concepts behind Microsoft's Educational Framework and how to implement these ideas into school wide improvement.

This session applies to

School Leaders

 

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Webinar: Bring computational thinking into any classroom using Microsoft MakeCode and Hacking STEM, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
15
3:30 PM15:30

Webinar: Bring computational thinking into any classroom using Microsoft MakeCode and Hacking STEM, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

Pattern recognition, abstraction, algorithmic thinking, and decomposition are core thinking skills that apply to any subject. Come see how to integrate these components into any content area with Microsoft MakeCode projects and Hacking STEM lessons—low cost, hands-on activities that engage students immediately.

Learning Targets

  • Appreciate that computational thinking can be applied to K-12 in all disciplines
  • Learn how Microsoft MakeCode offers students the opportunity to practice computational thinking
  • Understand the resources available with the Hacking STEM lesson plans

This session applies to

General Ed K-12

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Webinar: #CS4All: Developing computational thinking for all students, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
6
11:30 AM11:30

Webinar: #CS4All: Developing computational thinking for all students, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

With the rise in computer science education, educators across the curriculum are looking for ways to incorporate computer science principles into their curriculum.  Computational thinking is a pedagogical model that teaches students to think like a computer scientist.  Learn how computational thinking allows educators to easily introduce computer science principles across curricular educational settings.

Learning Targets

  • Understand the four components of computational thinking
  • Gain an understanding of why students should practice computational thinking
  • Appreciate that computational thinking can be applied to PK-12 in all disciplines
  • Apply the principles of computational thinking to their course by creating lessons and activities that reinforce the four components of computational thinking

This session applies to

 General Ed - K-12

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Webinar: 20 in 50 - Twenty ways AI is built into Office 365 to revolutionize your productivity, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC
Sep
5
11:30 AM11:30

Webinar: 20 in 50 - Twenty ways AI is built into Office 365 to revolutionize your productivity, presented by Laurie Carey Consulting, LLC

Description

Office has adopted the world of AI and uses this powerful technology to make educators' lives simpler every day. Get ready to see the top twenty things you didn't know Office could do that will blow your mind!

Learning Targets

  • Learn about the AI features built into Office 365
  • Understand how AI supports accessibility

This session applies to

General Ed K-12

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