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Presentation and Workshop [clear filter]
Tuesday, August 5

1:15pm EDT

One Blended Class: Why, What and How
Limited Capacity seats available

Latin has become blended at Emma Willard. In this presentation/workshop, I will first discuss why we decided to use the blended format. I (and a few of my generous students, if I can entice them away from their summer vacations) will demonstrate the types of blended activities we use (screencasts, online assignments, online discussions, synchronous editing of Google Docs), and then I will give some hands-on work time to those participants who would like to learn how to work with Screencast-o-Matic and Google Docs. We may also dip into Socrative, a new assessment app which I hope to use in the fall.


Diane McCorkle

Latin Instructor, Emma Willard School
I have been a Spanish, Latin and German teacher in Independent Schools since 1986. I knew I wanted to incorporate technology into my teaching as soon as I saw the first Broderbund "Living Book" in 1993. I have been honored with the task of reviving Latin at Emma Willard, thanks... Read More →

Tuesday August 5, 2014 1:15pm - 2:45pm EDT
Room 123

3:15pm EDT

PBS LearningMedia NY
Limited Capacity seats available

Explore innovative multimedia content for learners of all ages on the new PBS Learning Media NY platform with over 80,000 free, online classroom – ready resources across subject areas. You’ll have access to content from PBS Teachers, the National Archives, the Library of Congress, and NASA, among many others. Earbuds/headphones are recommended.


Tuesday August 5, 2014 3:15pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 123