• Professional Learning with the DLT

  • 2024 Summer Learning

    Self-paced courses

    Self-paced courses available for sign-up in PowerSchool:

    Summer Inspire - May 28-29


    AI in Education: The Partnership You Didn't Know You Needed 

    Skyward Train-the-trainer for PLANners only

    ETSI - June 4

    Visit www.pisd.edu/etsi for details. 

    Summer Empower - June 5

    AI for Administrators: The Partnership You Didn't Know You Needed

    Principal Productivity: Organize Your Digital Life

    The Untethered Classroom: Unlocking Learning Beyond Boundaries

  • FOMO Digital Learning Classes

    About FOMO

    • Why: Do you ever experience a "Fear of Missing Out" when it comes to digital integration? We got you! Harness the power of tech tools you already use and learn what you and your students can do with our district-licensed tools. A willingness to engage in and apply new learning is the only prerequisite to our classes.
    • Where: Classes are virtual.
    • When: 3:15-4:15pm and 4:30-5:30pm 
    • Register in PowerSchool: #18072 DLT: FOMO Series 2023-24

    A link to the virtual session will be provided within PowerSchool and emailed directly to those signed up.  

  • Watch Recordings of 2023-24 FOMO Classes

    Sept. 21, 2023 - Aligning Digital Tools to the PISD Instructional Model

    Oct. 24, 2023 - GoGuardian: Set-up & Best Practices

    Nov. 9, 2023 - Nearpod to the Next Level: Making Student Thinking Visible

    Dec. 5, 2023 - Organize your Google Drive

     May 9, 2024 - End-of-Year Wrap-Up

  • Google Series Self-paced Courses

    Google Series

    PowerSchool registration

  • All Digital Learning Courses in PowerSchool

    Courses in PowerSchool

  • Administrators


    Principal PLCs

    Assistant Principal PLCs

    • Sept. 20 - Seesaw (Elem), ChatGPT (Sec)
    • Oct. 26 - Walk-through Wizard
    • Nov. 30 - Productivity Tips (Google Drive & Email)
    • Dec. 14 - Outlook Tips & Tricks to Tame Your Inbox
    • Feb. 1 - Enchanting MagicSchool.AI with Educators
    • Feb. 29 - 5 Canva Hacks
    • Mar. 28 - Google Slides Can Do What?!

  • Office Staff - Techie Third Thursday

    Office Professionals

    Techie Third Thursday virtual classes from 8:15-9:15 am.

    Register in PowerSchool.

    Details are below, in PowerSchool, and in the Office Professional Newsletter.

    Sept. 21 - Google Forms & Sheets - In this slow-paced class, we’ll get comfortable with how Forms and Sheets work together to improve productivity and efficiency in your life! We’ll include tips on sharing, collaborating, editing, and analyzing form results. 
    Oct. 19 - Creating Event Flyers - Grab the attention of your intended audience by using graphic design tools, layouts, templates, and branding to make your message pop! It’s so easy with Adobe Express (already in your Webdesk!) and Canva.com. 
    Nov. 16 - Outlook Tips & Tricks, Part 1 - We will cover tips to improve your productivity in Outlook, including organizing and categorizing emails, keyboard shortcut tricks, and more! 
    Jan. 18 - Outlook Tips & Tricks, Part 2 - In this class, we will continue with Outlook tips to improve your productivity, including more advanced features like creating templates, tasks, and ways to keep up with deadlines. Bring your questions! 
    Feb. 15 - Artificial Intelligence Tools for Productivity - Come explore the amazing FREE tools built right into your Google Chrome browser that will make you a better writer, thinker, and time saver.   
    Mar. 21 - Google Docs & Drive Can Do What!? Did you know you can: Use voice-to-text; Find a document fast with Advanced Search; Color-code your folders; Add emojis to file/folder names; Add shortcuts to shared files to your Drive; Tag people in a Doc so they receive an email? All this and more will be covered in this class about Google Docs and Drive proficiency!
    Apr. 18 - Artificial Intelligence Tools for Productivity, Part 2
    May 16 - Editing PDFs with Acrobat DC - This class is for users that currently have access to Acrobat DC. Participants must call in to MS Teams from the workstation that has Acrobat DC installed. Come learn how to fill, edit, sign, and share PDFs using this dynamic software! 

  • New Teachers

    New Teacher Tech Fundamentals

    New Teacher Training Website


  • ETSI

    Ed Tech Success Initiative

    Please visit our ETSI page - www.pisd.edu/etsi

  • Requests?

    Training Requests?

    If you have a request for a class (ChatGPT in the Classroom, Google Classroom, GoGuardian, Chromebooks, Pear Deck, etc.), please email your suggestion to digitallearningteam@pisd.edu.

  • Support

    Tech Talk - Just-in-time learning 

    The Digital Learning Team has a dedicated Microsoft Teams chat to provide just-in-time support for educators and staff. Join the link below and send a text message in the Microsoft Teams chat if you'd like one-on-one coaching!  


    Contact Us

    Team Email: pisd.hotspot@pisd.edu

    DLT member contact information: www.pisd.edu/dlt

  • Learn with the Digital Learning Team (DLT)!
    Who are we? Highly motivated and experienced educators who support teachers, staff, administrators, and curriculum teams in creating future-ready learning environments.

    How can we help you? Whether it is helping teachers earn a Google Certified Educator certificate, getting ideas for how to use Chromebooks in the classroom, or needing a hand to hold through the basics, this team is here to support your campus! We can: 
    ♦ Plan with your teacher teams
    ♦ Model and Co-teach
    ♦ Professional development for you/your team (conference periods, before/after school, whole staff, PLCs)

    Contact Us! pisd.edu/DLT