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Professional Development 2015-16

2015-16 Professional Development

July 6th –    Safe Schools /Batelle online (can be completed at home) 

July 30 -     TNReady/MIST/MICA (9:00-11:30 Primary Computer Lab) Presenter: Mia Hyde

                 GoNoodle (12:30-3:30 Primary Computer Lab) Presenter: Jamie Irwin    

August 7 – CPI Training (Primary Cafeteria 8:00 – 4:00)  Presenter: Sergeant Justin Vinson

Please call Amy Burchette (623-3811 Ext. 343) to register for any of the above Professional Development Sessions.


Patricia Shults, Technology Coordinator for Cocke County Schools has 5 or 6 seats available for the following inservice:

July 20, 2015
(8:30—3:30)  at Vocational School room V-120; downstairs passed lockers)
Technology Integration---Participants will work with varies resources to integrate technology into their lesson planning.  Please bring at least one lesson plan preferably is digital format such as in Word or PowerPoint.
July 24, 2015
(9:00—12:00) at Vocational School room V-120; downstairs passed lockers)
Plickers (half day)----Participants will learn how to set up Plickers so they can be used to do formative assessment during classroom instruction.  The only things required are an Apple or Android device with a camera and paper/cardstock. Classroom wi-fi is preferred, but the device’s data plan can be used.
July 27, 2015
(8:30—3:30) at Vocational School room V-120; downstairs passed lockers)
Beginning Promethean board---This in-service is for participants who have a Promethean board in their classroom, but have not attended training on Promethean’s ActivInspire software.
July 28, 2015
(8:30—3:30) at Vocational School room V-120; downstairs passed lockers)
ClassFlow—Participants will learn how to utilize the free ClassFlow software to make their Promethean flipcharts more student interactive.  You must have access to a class set of iPads, laptops, or netbooks. If you have an iPad, please bring it.


 (Can be substituted for optional day #1)

You must contact Patricia to register:

(423) 623-7821 x 2032
(423) 625-3947 fax


































You must call Patricia Shults to register