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A Day At the HUB

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free

A Learning Experience for BCPS Educators

In partnership with Education Champion: Microsoft

Purpose:

An initiative to extend, enhance and enrich learning in the 21st Century.

Registration is limited to Baltimore County Public School Educators.  Please bring your BCPS ID upon arrival.

25 Spaces are available on a first come first serve basis.  If your name is placed on the waiting list you will be contacted if any spaces become available.

Description:

Part 1: Taking Student Book Presentations to the Next Level with Microsoft Sway

Participants will spend the day getting excited about the many tools Microsoft has to offer. Educators will reflect and create a customized toolkit of resources to increase engagement, efficiency and develop modern skills for a global classroom/society. Throughout the day participants will engage in a series of immersive learning activities that will build a strong understanding of how to use technology to improve instruction and meet the learning needs of their students.

Part 2: Shop for free at The Exchangeree

Upon completion of the experience, participants will have the opportunity to shop at The Exchangeree. All items that will be provided that day are free. A designated list of items will be provided which will identify quantities and availability.

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019

Time frame: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 All resources will be provided for the session.

Objectives

* Provide exposure to Microsoft technologies and resources that support student-centered learning

* Experience hands-on activities and participate in best practice conversations for innovating teaching with Microsoft tools

* Develop resources to use with students

Target Audience

The primary audience for this session is teachers, empowering educators, teaching in a variety of settings.

* Grades 1-12

* All subjects/content area

 Lesson at a glance

10:00 a.m.: Breakfast

10:25 a.m.: Welcome

10:30 a.m.: Introduction to Office 365

10:45 a.m.: Consumer to Creator Lesson Plan

11:45 a.m.: Digital storytelling with Microsoft Sway

12:15 p.m.: Reflection and Discussion

12:25 p.m.: Building capacity with the Microsoft Educator Community

12:35 p.m.: Overview of other Microsoft Tools for education

12:50 p.m.: Break – Light lunch will be provided

1:00 p.m. : About The Exchangeree

1:15 p.m. : The Exchangeree Shop

2:00 p.m. :  The Exchangeree Closes

 Special Note to for Directions & Parking:

Directions are not always accurate on Goggle Maps and Waze.  Please note the below:

From 695, take ramp for Exit 17 for MD-122 / Security Blvd.

Keep straight headed West onto MD-122 / Security Blvd. and get in right lane.

Turn Right onto Lord Baltimore Dr.

Arrive at 2034F Lord Baltimore Drive.

(Note if you reach Glen Spring Rd., you’ve gone too far)

Parking is available in a public lot in front of The Exchangeree

Attire:  Dress casual

Details

Date:
May 4
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-day-at-the-hub-tickets-59528987805