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This schedule will be created by the participants of Edcamp-DVIS on Thursday, August 11th beginning at 8:30 am.

Tag your tweets and pictures with the hashtag #edcampdvis to be part of the ongoing conversation

and to share all the great ideas for those who could not make it.

JUNIOR UNIT A

JUNIOR UNIT C

3A

3B

6A

6B

WELCOME

8:30-9:30

IN MULTI-PURPOSE ROOM

Check-in, breakfast, scheduling, procedures, kickoff

SESSION 1

10:00-10:45

How to Give Lower Grades More Choice - JA

New Things in Tech for Middle School - JC

Teaching/

Discussing Relevant Issues With Upcoming Election - 3A

Incorporating Technology Into Reading Workshop- 3B

Everyone can Code! - 6A

Integrating Design Thinking & Makerspace into Your Curriculum - 6B

SESSION 2

10:55-11:40

Getting Started with #Twitter & #Instagram for YOUR learning - JA

What Marketing Efforts are Working at Your School- JC

“Hot charged” current events in the classroom dealing with inequality and injustice - 3A

What New Books are Hot in Middle School? - 3B

Session 2 - 6A

Mindfulness & Technology: When to Plug In, When to Unplug- 6B

LUNCH

11:45

BRING/BUY YOUR OWN LUNCH

Jules Thin Crust Truck in South Street parking lot :: Local cafes

DEMO SLAM

12:40

IN MULTI-PURPOSE ROOM [HERE ARE THE SHARED “NOTE”-WORTHY RESOURCES AND REFLECTIONS]

Share a favorite tool or trick in 1 minute or less

SESSION 3

1:10-1:55

Tips & Tricks with G.A.F.E. - JA

Student Choice vs Teacher Choice - JC

Tech in the Research Process - 3A

Pokemon Go in the Classroom - 3B

Improving Writing Across the Curriculum - 6A

Ergonomics & Technology - Are Devices Hurting Our Bodies? - 6B

SESSION 4

2:05-2:50

Gender/Identity - Boys vs. Girls, Boys and Girls, Boys or Girls - JA

Digital Citizenship - Resources! Best Practices! RUPs! - JC

Middle School - Creating a Language Arts Unit that Promotes Curiosity and Hands on Learning - 3A

Session 4- 3B

Using Social Media in the #Classroom - 6A

Session 4- 6B

CLOSING

3:00

IN MULTI-PURPOSE ROOM

Door prizes!