Staff Training Opportunities

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. ~Oliver Wendell Holmes
ESS - Employee self service - learning and development - request training enrollment and then enter a date range to see what classes are oferred in the near future. Classes are free through the summer and will cost $50 beginning in August 2010.

Staff Training Day: Tuesday, August 17, 2011 (8 am -11am = Google; 12pm - 3 pm = SMART)


TIE Conference: Copper Mountain - June 21 -24, 2011; Sessions and handouts:

Jeffco Tech Share Fair -Saturday, January 22nd! Arvada West High School. Sessions and handouts:

Co-Learning: Colorado Conversation: Saturday Feb. 26, 2011 at Loveland HS.
"We read. We reflect. We write. We share. We learn. Come join us for a day of conversation about learning and technology."

Global Education Conference Nov 15 - 20. All online. Founder of Classroom 2.0 and pioneer of social networking in education, Steve Hardagon co-hosts this amazing learning opportunity. Check it out at -

Summer 2010:
1. Please take the self paced Intro to Google class in ESS (search by name). This self paced course will give you an overview of how google can be used in your classes. By taking the course and passing the short quiz you will be given access to the Jeffco Google Domain. This course is also a pre-requisite for the Google Apps for Educators Part 1 and 2.

2. Take time to tour this wiki and browse the resources available to you. The tech team has had homework assignments the past two summers. Maybe you want to give them a shot and try a few of the ideas on the Awest Tech Team link on the left.

3. **ISTE 2010 Conference** - June 27-30 at the Denver Convention Center. We have 18 people attending! Yeah team! Let Leah know if you would like to attend a morning session as opposed to the whole conference. We have spaces available.
Online Teacher Training - 2nd session has opend at Lakewood HS Monday's May 3rd - June 3rd 3:30-6:30. Can sign up through ESS.

Nov. 10th, 2009 Workload Relief Day for tech team

Technology in Education conference at Copper Mountain, June 23-26, 2009

National Educational Computing Conference in Washington D.C, June 28 - July 1

2009 Technology Smorgasbord

August 5th and 6th, 2008
August 11, 2008
Web 2.0 Class

TIE Conference - Technolgy in Education at Copper Mountain this summer