Courses in PowerSchool
♦ Teachers: FOMO Schedule: 2022 Fall Classes & Descriptions See More Info on this page
♦ All staff: Canvas Course - 1-hour, self-paced "Foundations of Digital Integration" course (info here)
♦ Office Professionals: Techie Third Thursday virtual classes (info in OP Smore and in PowerSchool)
♦ Principals: Tech Byte Tuesday digital learning classes on the 1st Tuesday of every month. See More Info on this page
If you have a request for a class (Google Classroom, Chromebooks in the Classroom, Nearpod, Tips for the Tech Timid, etc.), please email your suggestion to firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOMO Digital Learning Classes
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.
Classes will be offered virtually.
Sign up in PowerSchool. Search "FOMO".
A link to the virtual session will be provided within PowerSchool and emailed directly to those signed up.
Click here to see Fall 2022 course dates, times, and descriptions.
Tech Byte Tuesday - Digital Learning for Principals
♦ When: 1st Tuesday of every month, 30 minutes, virtual, 10:00-10:30 am and 4:00-4:30 pm
♦ What/Why: Technology tips and tools to support the needs of principals and to increase digital literacy.
♦ Who: Principals and assistant principals
♦ How: PowerSchool link coming soon
Oct 4 - Appointments made easy with Microsoft Bookings: Learn how to make scheduling meetings and appointments easier by using the Bookings tool that’s built right into Outlook and MS Teams.
Nov 1 - Outlook Tips & Tricks: Tips to improve your productivity in Outlook, including organizing and categorizing emails, keyboard shortcut tricks, and more!
Dec 6 - Organize Your Google Drive: Decrease your anxiety and retrieve your files efficiently and effortlessly. Did you know you can color-code your folders, add emojis to file names, add shortcuts to shared files to your Drive, and tag a collaborator in a Google Doc so they receive an email?
Sign in to see our Digital Learning Course material! (Presentations, class Zoom recordings, etc.)
www.pisd.edu/digitallearning - most recently delivered courses including courses taught over the summer of 2020. Includes meeting recordings, slideshow presentations, and the class chat history (if applicable).
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