TECH Camp 2018

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Agency: CESA 12
Agency Contact: Mary Maderich
Agency Assistant: Nancy Harrison 715-682-2363 Ext. 160
Location: CESA 12 Conference Center
618 Beaser Avenue
Ashland, WI 54806
Facility: Conference Rooms 1, 2, 3, 4
6/19/2018 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM Registration 8:30 AM
6/20/2018 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM Registration 8:30 AM
6/21/2018 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM Registration 8:30 AM

Tech Camp - June 19-21, 2018 at CESA #12  $300 per registration

  • Adobe Spark Video - Adobe Spark's free onlline video maker helps you easily create your own professional and custom videos in minutes, no design skills needed
  • All Things Google - This is a work session. If you have questions about any app you have encountered during camp and have questions, this is the place for you.
  • BadgerLink, WI Public Television/WI Media Lab - A quick review of Wisconsin sponsored resource website. Learn how to navigate mounds of data, find out what these free resources have to offer!
  • Google Chrome Browser & ExtensionsLearn about the power of the Chrome browser and get extensions that will make your work a breeze.
  • Chromebooks 101 - Learn about Chromebook settings and tricks that will make using the Chromebook a breeze. Learn how to store information and work offline.
  • In the Classroom - Want to add coding to the curriculum in your classroom? Learn how to navigate the platform, decide which course to introduce your class to, and how to best manage your class.
  • in the Classroom-AdvancedLearn about the advanced coding activities within Go beyond the courses and get your students developing more elaborate games and data driven applications. FUN!!
  • Digital Storytelling with StoryJumper - Learn how to use StoryJumper to create digital storybooks.
  • Easy Photo Editing - Learn about a variety of free online tools that make editing and displaying your photos easy.
  • Gmail & Google + Beginner -  Learn how to use Gmail to save time and learn tips to get the most out of Gmail. Also learn about Google + which is the social media outlet for the DPI and many more great resources
  • Google Classroom Advanced & Calendar - Learn new and advanced features of Classroom, including how it integrates with Google Calendar.
  • Google Classroom Beginner - This session will introduce Google Classroom to those that have never used it, as well as share some ways that I have used it in my classes! Many of my examples will be from my library elementary classes, but the skills learned can be transferred to any class.
  • Google Docs & Draw for Beginners - Learn all of the menu settings to create a document, use add-ons, margins, formatting, and settings. Use Draw to add watermarks, background images or borders to a document.
  • Google Forms & Autograde - In this session we will learn how to create google forms, and look at the data that is created from a form. Also, we'll learn how to create a quiz in Forms, and use the "Autograde" feature.
  • Google Maps & Google Earth - This session will introduce you to Google Maps & Google Earth. Learn how to use them in the classroom.
  • Google Sheets Beginner - Learn what a spreadsheet is and why you want to know, even if you are not a math teacher. Learn the basics of managing, accessing, and analysing all your interesting data! Get more use out of the data you get from your google forms!
  • Google Sheets Advanced - Formulas and filtering and scripting! Oh, my!
  • Google Sites - Get a good start on building a website for your classroom or group. You'll walk away with all the skills you need to make an awesome site.
  • Google Slides Beginner - Google Slides is an online presentations app that allows you to show off your work in a visual way. It lets you collaborate with others creating slides in real time. You can insert text boxes, images, videos, shapes, arrows, equations, and callouts.
  • Grade Band Breakouts - In this session we will wrap up our Camp Activity and share our learning.
  • iMovie & Green Screen - Learn how to use iMovie and use a green screen with students.
  • ITL Breakout Sessions - In this session you will look at the Information & Technology Literacy skills, get ready for our Camp Activity, and exchange lesson ideas that align to the standards.
  • Making Posters & Flyers - Create amazing posters, flyers and social media graphics. Thousands of templates, free downloads and easy tools.
  • Malware, Password Security, and Staying Safe - Learn how to keep yourself and your computer safe. And how to teach your students these things :)
  • Mini EdCamp - We will have a Mini Ed Camp in the morning of the last day. This session will be facilitated by Kristin Legler of the Wisconsin Media Lab and Wisconsin Public Television. The 3 hour Ed Camp will provide participants with the opportunity to learn about apps, grade level or content area applications, curriculum or resource questions, and so much more!
  • Quiz & Polling Tools - Learn about different quiz and polling tools to engage your students and capture learning success as it happens!
  • Screen Capture & Flipped Lessons - Learn how to use Jing and ScreenCastify for blending your classroom instruction and recording lessons, messages to parents and more.
  • SketchUp 3D Modeling - SketchUp is a 3D modeling computer program for a wide range of drawing applications such as architectural, interior design, landscape architecture, civil and mechanical engineering, film nad video game design. You will learn the basics of the tools, how to use wiht 3D printing, and brainstorm how to use it across the curriculum.
  • Social Media In the Classroom - Students use social media on a daily basis, so why not utilize it in the classroom?  We'll examine uses of various popular social media platforms and types in your daily instruction, as well as how you can use social media to help you with productivity and your professional goals.
  • Taking Your Students Global! - In this session you will learn about ways to connect your students to students around the world. Create friendships, promote global awareness and encourage global citizenship resources to address ITL and 21st Century Learning Skills & Standards.
  • Teach Like a Pirate - Rediscover the reason why you teach!  Find your educational inspiration,  explore practical techniques, and innovative ideas that will help you to increase student engagement. Ey Ey matey!
  • Tech Tips to Engage Readers K-8 - From improving close reading strategies and enriching fluency interventions to enhancing read alouds, this workshop will offer a wide variety of exciting new ways for teachers to use technology to engage readers. Participants will interact with a variety of online resources and have a chance to try new strategies for incorporating technology into the reading class.
  • Tools for Teaching ITL Skills - With new ITL Standards in place, do you have the online tools to implement them into your classroom? In this session, I will introduce a variety of online tools and resources to help make implementary of ITLS in your classroom easier.
  • Troubleshooting Technology - Get your troubleshooting skills sharpened and learn how to troubleshoot a myriad of technology problems.
  • Virtual Reality in the Classroom - Learn about using Google Expeditions in the classroom. Try out the VR gear that is available for checkout in the CESA 12 IMC



Cancellation Policy:

Any registration cancellation must be received three days prior to the event date for a refund to be issued. Persons registering and not in attendance on the day of the session will be charged the full registration fee (substitution are accepted). CESA 12 reserves the right to cancel any session due to insufficient enrollment. Participants will be notified by email or phone if a cancellation occurs.

Weather conditions:

If a workshop has been cancelled due to weather conditions, every effort will be made to reschedule the workshop. Participants will be notified via email through if a cancellation occurs. Please make sure all your contact information is correct on

Dietary Disclaimer:

CESA 12 makes every effort to accommodate basic dietary needs such as vegetarian, gluten free and basic food allergies. CESA 12 does not assume liability for adverse reactions to food consumed or items one may come into contact with while eating at a CESA 12 event. To better serve our guests with dietary restrictions or allergies, please go into your myQuickReg account and update the special accommodations section. Notice of a special dietary need must be made at the time of your registration.

Media Disclaimer:

By registering for an event with CESA 12, participants agree to grant to CESA 12 and its authorized representatives permission to record digital photos and/or video, of their participation. Participants further agree that any or all of the material photographed may be used, in any form, as part of any future publications, brochure, or other printed materials used to promote CESA 12, and further that such use shall be without payment of fees, royalties, special credit or other compensation. If you do not wish to have your photo or image used, please contact the agency assistant listed for the event.

Other Helpful Hints: Room temperatures vary from one workshop location to another, so bring a jacket or sweater for maximum comfort. All workshop registrations begin a 1/2 hour prior to the event start time.