Technology ToolkitA presentation for new Roane County Teachers Presented by Emily Lovin RCS Trainer/Technician/Education Integration Thursday, January 16, 2014 4:15 – 6:15 PM
Technology Trainer • I am a teacher…not a techy. • 9 years with Roane County Schools; taught 4th grade for 5 years; computer lab for 2 years • 2012-2013 first year in the Technology Department as a trainer/technician • Conducted over 400 hours of professional development opportunities for Roane County
Technology Trainer • I am a teacher…not a techy. • 9years with Roane County Schools; taught 4th grade for 5 years; computer lab for 2 years • 2012-2013 first year in the Technology Department as a trainer/technician • Conducted over 400 hours of professional development opportunities for Roane County
What’s on the Agenda? • What does Roane County provide? • What are some good websites for teachers? • Where can I find online training for professional development hours? • How do I use the Help Desk? • Who can I contact for help?
Roane County Resources • County-Wide Resources • STAR Assessments https://hosted336.renlearn.com/84713 • Spelling City www.spellingcity.com • Learn360 www.learn360.com • Individual Schools/Grade Levels • Accelerated Reader/Math - Use STAR website above • OnCourse Lesson Plans/Websites www.oncoursesystems.com • Brain Pop www.brainpop.com • Reading A-Z www.readinga-z.com • Study Island www.studyisland.com • Education City www.educationcity.com
Teacher Website • www.internet4classrooms.com • http://jc-schools.net • www.thinkfinity.org • www.educationworld.com • www.learner.org • www.wikispaces.com • www.lovintech.wikispaces.com
Online PD • iTunes U – www.apple.com/itunes • www.educationworld.com • www.learner.org • www.prometheanplanet.com • www.simplek12.com • Webinars from Textbook Companies • Professional Magazines
Help Desk • Go to www.roaneschools.com. • Click on the “Help Desk” icon on the left side of the page. • Type in your username and password. • Click “Request” at the top of the page. • Choose the Request Type from the drop-down menu. • Type in your Request Detail.
Contact Information Emily Lovin – RCS Trainer/Technician 865-285-1303 or ext. 1966 865-414-2039 (call or text) firstname.lastname@example.org Director of Technology – Shannon Kamer Network Administrator – Peter Goepfert Technology Department Secretary – Kym Abernathy Technicians – Ben Bates, Brady Collins, Mark Kirkland, Barb Nellis Location – 3096B Roane State Highway; Backside of MEC