Rondout+Ulster CONNECT October Survey

survey results located at bottom of this page.

Rondout+Ulster CONNECT part II


Located at Rondout Valley Central School District, Middle School building
8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Breakfast and Lunch included
RSVP to RVCSD phone 687-2400x4804

Homework for event
Book to read: World is Open http://worldisopen.com/

Resource / Book take away :
Brain-based Teaching in the Digital Age
The World is Open by Curtis Bonk

Presentations to include the projects shared between Rondout and Ulster




Time
Presentation
Presenter
Equipment
needed?
Hands-on Session
Equipment needed?
8:00-8:30
Coffee clatch

MARY CRAIG? sticky nametags
RAFFLE
Ulster swag..ulster cups and bags
Rondout sweatshirt: AL BAKER talk to Mike






8:30-9:00
Intro to Day
Introduce Don and Rosario
Opening Remarks
Opening Presentation
Introduce the Projects and the attached people
Tim Wade
Tim Wade
Don Katt
Rosario
ppt
JOHN GANIO to talk to DKatt
TIM WADE to talk to Rosario about introductions
SIGNAGE TO Building and bathroom and presentation hall AL BAKER






9:00-10:00
Michelle Donlon introduce Bonk
Dr. Curtis J. Bonk
http://travelinedman.blogspot.com/
http://worldisopen.com/
Dr. Bonk
KYLE
TO WORK OUT
remote connection
dry run night before
MICHELLE DONLON intro







10:00-10:15
Q/A with Dr. Curtis Bonk


MICHELLE DONLON to moderate







10:15-10:30
BREAK










10:30-11:45
Presentations


WE NEED SOMEONE TO INTRODUCE EACH PRESENTATION
HOPE WINDLE
would be happy to do that
1
10
Library/ Media Center
Chris Mooney
Kari Mack
ppt?


2
Curriculum Mapping in Science
Michelle Donlon
?Dennis Swauger
John Ganio
ppt


3
Collegian in English and Math
Michele Donlon
Kathy Collins
John Ganio
ppt


4
Flip Video and Audacity
Marguerite Wolf
ppt
wikispace online space for sharing ideas and offer support and resources in a collaborative
space.
posting a question...
How can I get a youtube video...
how can I have the student participate after school in a meaningful way in a group working together.
name our wiki
5
Social Studies and French
Christine Berg /Abdou Gaye
internet


6
Wikis and Electricity
MaryAnn Gates and Lori Sadow
internet


7
Moodle in the classroom
Justine
internet


8
Teaching writing online
Teaching outside the classroom, English 102
Sherry Chisamore
internet








11:45-12:45
Hands-on sessions to include





2nd Life





Wikispaces





Book Study in Academic Year & Summer
Michelle Donlon

CAFETERIA LUNCH


Smart Board Recording


Rondout Faculty to share
demo lesson of what it looks like to use
SMART board person

LiveScribe
http://www.edlivescribe.com/

High School Algebra. This is one of ~100 pencasts, all accessible/scrollable on right side of screen. These 100 pencasts have had over 64,000 (!) views by students, with views and new pencasts by Sue Glasco increasing daily:
http://www.livescribe.com/cgi-bin/WebObjects/LDApp.woa/wa/MLSOverviewPage?sid=nvKddS458PMk

Chapter/Problem Solutions by AP Physics Teacher. This teacher is building a repository of pencasts to provide students assistance with textbook problems.
http://www.dl.ket.org/physicsap/physicsapPCast/tocPencasts.html


laptop
wireless
projector
smartboard
CAFETERIA LUNCH
Hands-on HW determine
Ulster tech person to help

Voicethread,


Voicethread
Ulster tech person to help

Moodle/Angel,

Moodle / ANGEL
Sherry Chisamore
Hope Windle


DocCamera,





Flip video, Audacity,


Marguerite Wolf







12:45-1:30
Lunch
and
Project Meetings
and
Raffle
and
SPRING 2011



PRESENTER & PROJECT SIGNAGE
of all projects put forth



Exit Survey
in Survey Monkey and printout
HW send SURVEY MONKEY survey Link to RANDI

1
Whats the take away from the presentation with Bonk?





- The amount of technology that is available can boggle my mind. I look forward to it.
-Lots of resources & websites to check out.
-A lot of websites that I could use in the future. Thank you!!
-A variety of websites that are available to schools.
-I can't wait to read this book! All of us today have a vested interest in technology and it's future.
-Students are learning online now and teachers need to join them there.
-Too much to list- the book is awesome. I can't wait to recap.




2
What did you learn that you can see yourself using tomorrow?
-I want to learn more about Voice thread and would like to use it in my class.
-review websites, check out Moodle, re-spark my Smartboard use.
-a bunch of technology.
-The use of Wiki, Moodles, & Smartboard.
-Voice Thread - I'm looking forward to playing with it!
-Utilizing Moodle and incorporation of the Smart Board technology.
-review/reuse Moodle.










3
What workshops/ training would you like to see / do? based on what you saw today?
-More training on the technologies we currently have.
-Live Scribe, Performance Tracker
-More on Smartboard
-Livescribe, Performance Tracker
-Voice Thread
-Further development of a Moodle account
-Live Scribe, Performance Tracker










4
What didn't you see that you would like to see/do?
-I need to learn how to use the Smartboard
-Clickers
-Live Scribe
-Voice Thread
-How can we safely allow students to use their personal tech devices in school?
-Clickers, CPS










5
What professional development do you want ?
-I would like to learn more about features on Moodle, I've yet to use.
-More Smart Board training one step at a time
-Smartboard
-Technology training on more of the Web 2.0 free technologies for the classroom.
-Further exploration of developing online courses.
-Any/all technology




6
How do you like to share/reeive information about approaches to teaching and teaching tools?
-I like learning by doing. This is how I learned Moodle.
-Time to share with colleagues and work together.
-My website
-Powerpoints emailed and link on school website.
-Hands on training with time to play with it.
-Email, the District web page, faculty meetings, professional planning time.
-Powerpoints-email them.




7
How can we increase the connection between Rondout and Ulster?
-Get more faculty involved and give us more time.
-Actually hook up some of the staff. we don't know each other-hook up common area teachers/staff.
-Offer more classes on my learning plan.
-More class sharing in high school.
-Continue the technology initiative and do it again each year.
-Connect particular classes to what was presented today.










8
How can we expand the preschool to 22 initiative in Ulster County ?
-Have more sessions where there are discussions vertically about expectations.
-Parent education!!! Parent participation.
-Parent education.
-Parent education/participation
-The partnership that has been created is a great start. We can do this with other schools and colleges.
-More collegiate classes in the high school. Add English 101 (or 100)
-parent education/participation. Mandatory curriculum nights to get extras-not in September but in June for next year. For better attendance, Superintendents day.












9
name our wiki, what are you looking to find?


wikispace online space for sharing ideas and offer support and resources in a collaborative
space.
posting a question...
How can I get a youtube video...
how can I have the student participate after school in a meaningful way in a group working together.


Comments
-Do this during Superintendence's conference day.
-Good presentations, great time!
-Offer at Superintendence's day.
-Fantastic! helpful to our continued promotion of technology