Session: Cooperative Communication Tools
Time: 9:30-10:30

Facilitator/s: Stephanie Bashford/ sbashfor@jeffco.k12.oc.us

Tech level: beginner - moderate skills - advanced techie

Application level - All Teacher tool

Learner should bring: Laptop (if you want to set-up a tool today)

Session Description:
What type of tech tools can we use to communicate within our departments, content teams and PLC groups? At Arvada West High School, we have a variety of methods of communication and we would like to share our success with others.

ISTE NETS for Session:

Curriculum Connections/ Instructional Impact:

Session Objectives / Goal: To give an overview and time to create a department wide communication tool.

Proposed progression for every session
2 Hour: (reduce by half for a 1 hour session)
  • 5 Intro
  • 5/10 Overview of tool
  • 5/10 Classroom/curricular uses of tool
  • 15/30 Instruction - Hands on
  • 20/40 Guided practice on personal curricular projects
  • 10/15 Sharing of projects to gain ideas and deeper understanding of tool uses