Technology Trainings for Region 5 are now posted on the Montana Professional Development Portal (www.cspd.net)
100% ONLINE Courses
Why? Digital Literacy is referenced numerous times in the Common Core anchor standards and in addressing College and Career Readiness! Come join Technologist, Diane Woodard in exploring the tools that can support the Montana Common Core Standards in every classroom
When/ Where: Course begins January 30 and is 100% online
Credit: 30 hours OPI renewal or 2 sem University (5 sessions=10 hours OPI renewal)
Cost: $150. University credit available for $135 recording fee
How: Register on Montana Professional Development Portal (www.cspd.net ): Course ID #2658
Why? Instructor, Diane Woodard, will share digital tools that can automate the many tasks that you must complete each day to be an effective administrator. Learn how to gather data, to make data driven decisions and have access to data anytime, anywhere. Come harness the power of digital tools to help you become a powerful administrator!.
When/ Where: Courses is Feb 19th & 26th Mar 5th, 12th, 19th. These sessions will be offered online synchronously using Google Hangout or you can view the recording.
Credit: up to 5 hours OPI renewal
BLENDED Courses (Face to face plus online)
Why? Come join in the fun in learning how mobile devices (ipads, ipods and other devices) can impact learning anytime, anyplace and align to the Montana Common Core!
When/ Where: Courses begin Jan 14 (evening) in Missoula and Jan 24 (daytime) in Kalispell
Credit: 15 or 30 OPI renewal or 2 sem University
Cost: Face to face only $75; Blended (face to face plus online): $150
How: Register on Montana Professional Development Portal (www.cspd.net ): Course ID #2660 for Missoula or # 2698 for Kalispell
Why? This course will focus on the free Google tools that promote collaborative learning environments for K-12 education
When/ Where: Courses begin Jan 8 (evening) in Missoula and Jan 16 (daytime) in Kalispell
Credit: 18 or 45 OPI renewal or 3 sem University
Cost: Face to face only: Individual $100; 3 or more: $75 each Blended: Individual: $195; 3 or More: $150 each;
How: Register on Montana Professional Development Portal (www.cspd.net ): Course ID #2659 for Missoula or #2697 for Kalispell
Face to Face Courses
Intro to iPads
Why? Come learn the basics of how to use your iPad.
When/ Where: 2 hour course- evening- Jan15, Feb 21, or March 28 - Missoula
Credit: 2 OPI Renewal credits
How: Register on Montana Professional Development Portal (www.cspd.net ): Jan (Course #2818), Feb (Course #2819), March (Course # 2820) (Click course ID# for course details)
MCPS PARAS-Introduction to iPads - April 29th PIR Day
Why? - Learn the basics and see the possibilities of the iPad in the Classroom
When/Where: 3 hour course April 29, 2013 12:30 - 3:30 (Business Building - Board Room)
Credit: 3 PIR Credits
TO Register to go Montana Professional Development Portal (go to www.wmcspd.org and click on the ONLINE REGISTRATION button)
Don't see a course that works? Want something more individualized to your school/ district? Contact us about bringing a course to your site or your part of the region! Details: Go to http://www.wmcspd.org/services/on-site-training-request