The REMC Association of Michigan promotes the transformative use of technology and provides Michigan schools with access to educational resources and professional development to support quality teaching and learning.

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Blended Learning in the Classroom Course - Fall 2015

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Are you looking to increase student engagement in your classroom? Do you want to effectively blend within your classroom to incorporate online elements? This free Blended Learning in the Classroom course is for all types of educators - administrators, teachers of all subjects, teachers of all levels!

Participate in this FREE opportunity to begin transforming your classroom.

Optional: 62 SCECHs - $10 processing fee

Course Dates: Check the registration system to find out which model your REMC is offering. Each course includes one required face-to-face session.

Traditional Model

Split Model

  • Part 1: July 20 - August 24 (orientation & modules 1 - 3)
  • Part 2: September 21 - November 30 (modules 4 - 8)
  • Click HERE to register for the Split Model

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21Things4Students - Tech Boot Camp

techbootcamp Are you an educator assigned to teach the 21things4students and want to know more about the curriculum and materials? Is your district using the 21things4students to teach 5th grade technology but you're not sure what resources are available? Do you need help getting started, having your students create digital portfolios and build technology proficiency?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then the 21things4students TECH BOOT CAMP is for you! Come experience two days of tools, resources, and THINGS in anticipation of the new school year!

Locations and Dates:

  • August 3-4, Kalamazoo RESA

  • August 6-7, Clare Gladwin RESD


  • August 11-12, Macomb ISD

Time: 8:30 AM - 3:45 PM

Audience: Grades 5-9 Educators, Principals, Technology Coordinators

Cost: $150 for 2 days of training including meals, the Using Technology with Classroom Instruction That Works book, a
headset and other materials

Registration: http://www.solutionwhere.com/misdtrainging/cw/main.asp . Choose "View by Category-Instructional Technology"

Questions? Contact Jennifer Parker-Moore, PhD,  586-228-3517, jpmoore@misd.net

June 28 - July 1, 2015, Philadelphia

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Make plans to attend the world’s premier ed tech conference and expo — ISTE 2015 ! This annual event will take place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 28 through July 1, 2015.


June 29, 2015

 21Things4Teachers-Logo-Small 21things4teachers is professional development through an online course with video tutorials and live virtual sessions. Participants create an online portfolio showcasing valuable and applicable projects for teaching and lifelong learning. Educators say that taking the 21things4teachers is transformational, and they see immediate results when using and applying the ‘things' in their classroom. For a peek at the content visit the 21things4teachers.net site.

4 Course Options:

  • 21Things Full 21 Things Course
  • Things 1-7
  • Things 8-14
  • Things 15-21

Registration is available through June 22. A virtual 2-hour session will be held June 29, from 4:30-6:30 pm for those who would like to take 1 or more set of things. This virtual session will cover the requirements of completion and how to navigate Moodle.

The course fee is $125 per set of 7 things. 30 SCECHs are available for completers of each set of 7 things. SCECH fee $10 per set.

Register at: https://www.solutionwhere.com/ww/remcam/


July 10 or August 24, 2015

Citizen Science with Mobile Technologies (digital flier)

Want to learn about and participate in a variety of innovative citizen scientist activities by collecting and submitting data about local flora and fauna using mobile devices and related websites? If so, visit Lenawee County this summer for a morning of learning and discovery! Bring your smart phone and wear your outdoor shoes. Explore data, share ideas, determine possible projects for use with students, and plan for implementation during the 2015-2016 school year.

Dates: Choose either July 10 or Aug. 24, 2015
Time: 8:30 AM - noon
Place: Lenawee ISD Fireside Building, 4107 N. Adrian Hwy. Adrian, MI 49221
Target audience: General and Special Education Teachers, Gr. 3-12
Cost: Free for Lenawee County educators, $20 for out-of-county folks
Credits: Approved for 3 SCECHs

Register online: https://www.solutionwhere.com/ww/LISD

Important notes: Bring your smart phone, good footwear for the outdoors and be prepared for some data collection in local parks (rain or shine). We will be afield for a least 90 minutes.


July 20 and August 3, 2015

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Are you looking to increase student engagement in your classroom? Do you want to effectively blend within your classroom to incorporate online elements? This free Blended Learning in the Classroom course is for all types of educators - administrators, teachers of all subjects, teachers of all levels!

Participate in this FREE opportunity to begin transforming your classroom.

Optional: 62 SCECHs - $10 processing fee

Course Dates: Check the registration system to find out which model your REMC is offering. Each course includes one required face-to-face session.

Traditional Model

Split Model

  • Part 1: July 20 - August 24 (orientation & modules 1 - 3)
  • Part 2: September 21 - November 30 (modules 4 - 8)
  • Click HERE to register for the Split Model
Course Flyer

August 3 & 4, 6 & 7, and 11 & 12, 2015

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Looking for ideas on how to integrate technology infused lessons and project based learning into your classroom? Have you been charged with teaching technology at the 5th - 9th grade level? Do you use 21things4students in your classroom? Come for two days of training on the use of 21things4students in grades 5-9. Used by over 110,000 students in Michigan, learn about the teacher resources available to support your local district rollout.

Dates:
• August 3 & 4 at Kalamazoo RESA
• August 6 & 7 at Clare Gladwin RESD
• August 11 & 12 at Macomb ISD

Cost: $150 includes lunch and materials. SCECHs pending. More information and registration is available at this link.


August 18, 2015

Learning on LakeshoreSave the Date - Muskegon's Inaugural Edtech Conference August 18, 2015, Muskegon Community College. More information available at this link .