Professional Development

Fall 2018 Professional Development Sessions

Tech Academy

CCISD: September 25

GOISD: September 28

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Tech Academy is a program that allows our local schools to collaborate and discuss technology resources and implementation strategies.  Each school in the Copper Country and Gogebic-Ontonagon ISD selects a teacher to represent them at the Tech Academy.

CCISD Registration

GOISD Registration


UP Classroom Makers Workshop

CCISD: October 16

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

This event will focus on educators, specifically Michigan classroom teachers, that have integrated making into their teaching practice.  The day will allow attendees to explore maker-centered tools and trends, gain valuable resources and connect with maker-minded educators.  Staying true to the spirit of the REMC Classroom Makers project the day will offer plenty of hands-on opportunities.

CCISD Registration


Virtual Reality in the Classroom
CCISD: November 2
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The terms virtual reality and augmented reality are being discussed frequently these days but what do they actually mean and how do they relate to our K-12 classrooms?  This workshop will explore virtual and augmented reality and some of the popular tools to implement these topics in your classroom.   We will also debut the new REMC1 Virtual Reality Kit that can be checked out for your classroom for virtual and augmented reality experiences! 


The Digital Administrator
CCISD: November 6
GOISD: November 7

8:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Join Steve Kass from REMC1 and Dr. Jennifer Parker from Macomb ISD to learn about technology tools and resources specifically for school administrators.

CCISD Registration

GOISD Registration


Digital Age Teaching & Learning
CCISD: November 6
GOISD: November 7

12:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Join Steve Kass from REMC1 and Dr. Jennifer Parker from Macomb ISD to learn about technology tools and resources for teachers and students. 

 

PowerSchool Users Group Meeting

CCISD: TBD

GOISD: TBD

This workshop is designed for the PowerSchool administrators to discuss new updates to PowerSchool and year-end tasks that will need to be completed in PowerSchool.   The meeting will also provide the opportunity to share best-practice tips and resources.



 For registration assistance, please contact Jamie Johnson at 482-4520 ext. 202 or Loret Roberts at 482-0331 ext. 180

REMC1 offers customizable technology professional development sessions.  If you are interested, please contact Steve Kass (steve@remc1.org) or Mike Richardson (mike@remc1.org).