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We empower teachers with free professional learning through virtual courses, face-to-face workshops, and hands-on training, all offering SCECHs.  

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We provide savings through large volume contracts for a variety of educational resources, including furniture, school and office supplies, software and digital services, and technology.

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Upcoming Events

  • 14 Jun
    • iPads in Action: Teaching with iPad Basics
      Date: Jun 14
      Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      iPad opens up new ways to teach and learn. Out of the box, iPad is ready to help you do everyday things — and not-so-everyday things — in ways that are intuitive, simple, and fun. Transform iPad into a book, a camera, an assistant, a sketchpad, and more to help you throughout the school day. Specific app focus: Various native iPad apps (Safari, Settings). 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Interactive Worksheets with Pages
      Date: Jun 14
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Intuitive tools in Pages make it easy to customize fonts and add images, movies, audio clips, shapes, and your own drawings to any document. Create reports, newsletters, posters, and more using a variety of beautiful templates. You can even make interactive books that readers can view on virtually any device. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Animating with Keynote
      Date: Jun 14
      Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Learn to use Keynote as an effective tool for storytelling. Create a scene with shapes and images. Learn to bring your scene to life with animations, transitions, and audio. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

  • 15 Jun
    • iPads in Action: Infographics with Numbers
      Date: Jun 15
      Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      The flexible canvas in Numbers lets you organize and explain data through colorful charts, summary tables, photos — even video — in lab reports, budgets, project plans, and reports. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: iMovie for iPad
      Date: Jun 15
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Create movies that include titles, music, and effects — all with videos and photos taken on your iPad. Then share them to introduce new lessons, reenact historic events, demonstrate lab procedures, or document a community event. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: GarageBand for iPad
      Date: Jun 15
      Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Intuitive tools make it simple to play instruments and add your voice, loops, or sound effects. Make songs that reinforce vocabulary, record poetry verses, or compose soundtracks for your own documentary films. 2 SCECHs. Registration

  • 16 Jun
    • iPads in Action: Engaging Videos with Clips
      Date: Jun 16
      Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Clips is a fun app that lets educators and students easily create and share fun and engaging videos. We’ll show you how educators can use Clips to create instructional videos for exploring new skills and ideas — and how students can make videos to share what they’ve learned. 2 SCECHs, Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Everyone Can Create for Primary
      Date: Jun 16
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      For educators wishing to explore options bringing creative art ideas into core content areas. This session covers Apple's Everyone Can Create resources for primary classroom integrations ideas. Specific book reference: Everyone Can Create Books. Specific app focus: Camera, Photos, GarageBand, iMovie, Clips, Sketches School. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Everyone Can Create for Middle School
      Date: Jun 16
      Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      For educators wishing to explore options bringing creative art ideas into core content areas. This session covers Apple's Everyone Can Create resources for middle school classroom integrations ideas.
      Specific book reference: Everyone Can Create Books. Specific app focus: Camera, Photos, GarageBand, iMovie, Clips, Sketches School. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

  • 17 Jun
    • iPads in Action: Notes for iPad
      Date: Jun 17
      Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Apple’s notes is a fun and efficient way for educators and learners to collect, organize, and analyze content. This session offers educators opportunities to discover how easy it is to leverage information from other apps, collecting them all in Notes, and easily share them with learners. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • Applying Microsoft Tools in the Classroom: Minecraft: Education Edition Teacher Academy
      Date: Jun 17
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Register Here: http://bit.ly/36EFdLE

    • iPads in Action: Maps for iPad
      Date: Jun 17
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      With Maps, you and your students can take virtual trips to locations all over the world. And with 3D views and the stunning Flyover feature, Maps can help you add global context to learning experiences in any subject. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Sketchnoting for iPad
      Date: Jun 17
      Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      For those who like to doodle when capturing ideas and concepts, learn how sketchnoting is becoming more of the preferred way to showcase understanding. Specific app focus: Notes, Sketches School. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

  • 21 Jun
    • iPads in Action: iPad Accessibility: Reach All Learners
      Date: Jun 21
      Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Every iPad includes built-in assistive features that complement your vision, hearing, motor skills, learning, and literacy. In this video, you’ll learn how features such as Speak Screen, Safari Reader, and Speech Controller support reading fluency, comprehension, and composition for every learner. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Screen Recording on iPad
      Date: Jun 21
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Create your own media library of how-to videos using your iPad. Students will love your creations. 2 SCECHs. Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Apple Teacher Learning Center - Apple Teacher Portfolio Introduction
      Date: Jun 21
      Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      The Apple Teacher Learning Center is a wealth of offerings from skill training to lesson integration. The new teacher portfolio offering is a great way for educators to track their success and influence others. 2 SCECHs, Registration.

  • 22 Jun
    • iPads in Action: Enhance Learning with Augmented Reality
      Date: Jun 22
      Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: Free
      Calendar: Association

      Augmented Reality can transform the way we interact with our surroundings, enhancing how we work, learn, and connect with the world around us. Explore a few simple augmented reality content experiences in this session. Specific app focus: Measure, Reality Composer. 2 SCECHs, Registration.

    • iPads in Action: Animated Drawings with Keynote
      Date: Jun 22
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
      Location: Webinar
      Cost: FREE
      Calendar: Association

      Do you want to make drawings come to life? Everyone can learn to make amazing creations with animated drawings. Add some audio recordings and you have a recipe for student excellence. Approximately 75 minutes of the session will be the presentation. Apple specialists will stay on the line for an additional 45 minutes as an office hour to answer questions. 2 SCECHsRegistration

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REMC adds Professional Learning Coordinator to support mission and educational excellence

Melinda Waffle joins REMC as the new Professional Learning Coordinator

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Apple Professional Learning: iPads in Action
FREE APPLE PROFESSIONAL LEARNING: iPads in Action

During these virtual sessions, you’ll have an opportunity to reflect on your goals for teaching and learning with iPad, engage in conversations about learning with Apple technology and think about ways you can support your students.

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Applying Microsoft Tools for the Classroom
FREE MICROSOFT COURSES: Applying Microsoft Tools for the Classroom

Check out our course series “Applying Microsoft Tools for the Classroom.” During these virtual sessions, you will discover practical ways to use a variety of Microsoft tools for classroom management and student engagement whether within the walls of the classroom or connecting remotely.

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Virtual Courses offer free SCECHs for participants

You made it!  You’ve arrived at the end of an unprecedented school year. Take some time to rest and rejuvenate, then register for one or more REMC Virtual Courses to catch up on credits or polish your skills for fall.

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Help us build & review task cards for MiTechKids

MiTech Kids needs your help!  

In order to keep the website current and Task Cards updated, we are looking for people willing to review, provide input and even enhance Task Cards with new activities. There is a tremendous amount of content and many of our advisory members have had less time to support this work due to the pandemic and increased work demands.

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REMC Save - New Paper Contract Starts June 1st

The copy paper contract with Central Michigan Paper was approved by REMC Association at the May meeting and will be in place from June 1st through November 30, 2021. All products remain the same, and the new pricing is now showing at https://www.remcsave.org/catalog/view/cat/7 

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