Today’s DRCchat on Air features teachers from North Branch Area Schools: Literacy Coach Amber White, Math Teacher Cindy Lewis, Art Teacher Becky Baksa, and High School English Department Chair Leann Kerr, joined by Troy Hicks, associate professor at Central Michigan University. In this energizing conversation, they share their plans for Digital Learning Day on Friday, March 13th, including a grant funded district-wide conference organized in collaboration with Troy Hicks at Central Michigian University, the Teacher Technology Institute. You can tweet to them about the conference at #NBTTI15. Click here if you’d like to view the conference schedule.
A few more items: Cindy mentions the Ruth Fox Elementary examples of wonder projects; you can find that link here. Amber notes, “This summer work stems from a grant I received from Literacy and Beyond. We created a student Summer Digital Institute! Inspiration for the multimodal composition from http://wonderopolis.org/
For more chat about Digital Learning Day, tweet using the hashtags #DRCchat and #DLDay all week. Check out what others are doing or share your plans on the Digital Learning Day map. Join @SweetlandDRC for a twitter chat this Friday, March 13th, at 7pm central and let us know how it’s going/how it went.