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Visit Our Website | APRIL 6, 2023
Volume 23, ISSUE 30

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EDTECH
Join us for a
ADVENTURE
SUMMER
EXCURSIONS - FACE-TO-FACE EVENTS*
Excursions are face-to-face tech events held at the Tech Training Center Makerspace.
3D Design with Tinkercad - June 8, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
Let's Take a Trip! Virtual Tours & Field Trips - June 15, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
micro:bit Makerspace Design Challenge - June 22, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
LEGO Design Challenge - July 6, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
Makey Makey Design Challenge - July 27, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
TRAVELING WITH TECH*
Traveling with Tech are face-to-face sessions held in the Tech Training Center labs.
Explore the Ancient Worlds of Minecraft - June 6, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
History Comes to Life - June 13, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
Lighten Your Load with Tech - June 20, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
Build a Canvas Module with Curriculum - July 25, 2023 at 9:00AM-11:00AM
*SUMMER SANDBOX LAYOVERS (OPTIONAL)
*Participants in the Excursions and Traveling with Tech events may choose to return for sandbox time from 12:00PM-2:00PM on the day of the event for support from facilitators to integrate the tech learned in the morning. Note, that this time does not earn Tech Points or Passport Stamps and is optional.
Join the CPSB Technology Training Center this summer for an edtech adventure! 
Those who participate in ANY summer training become a member of the Summer of EdTech Adventure Team for exclusive access to the resources shared for all the summer 2023 events. Participants earn a passport stamp for each event in which they participate. Each stamp earned = 1 drawing entry. Then, at summer's end, we'll draw for prizes.  Register for any adventure at www.cpsb.org/techclasses!
PD IN YOUR PJS - WEBINARS
PD in Your PJs are Teams meeting webinars hosted by the Technology Training Center.
3 P's: Positively Proficient & Productive - June 5, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:00AM
Plan Your Itinerary & Budget with Excel - June 7, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:30AM
Digital Assessments for LEAP Prep - June 13, 2023 at 2:00PM-3:00PM
Hype Up Your Canvas Homepage - June 14, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:30AM
Plan Your Day with Calendars - June 21, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:30AM
Genius Hour in Action - June 27, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:00AM
Learning the Language: Translation Tools - July 5, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:30AM
Staying CyberSafe - July 19, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:30AM
Outlook for Better Email Management - July 26, 2023 at 10:00AM-11:30AM
GET READY FOR TAKEOFF! 
 BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT
SOLO TRIPS - ONLINE COURSES
Solo Trips are self-paced online courses to be completed within a 2-week period.
Social-Emotional (SEL) Strategies & Resources - begins Friday, June 2, 2023
Coding in the Classroom - begins Friday, June 16, 2023
Empower & Engage Student Learning with Flip - begins Friday, July 14, 2023
Microsoft Teams in the Classroom - begins Friday, July 28, 2023
Register for this tech-infused back-to-school event where participants will experience and learn how to use district technology to:
Collect files from students, parents/guardians
Create a meet-the-teacher welcome video 
Make a teacher website a one-stop, self-serve digital class hub
Use Flip for student introductions
Time to create the above for your classroom will also be provided!
Back to School Experience - July 18, 2023 at 9:00AM-2:00PM
Midnight Madness - July 20, 2023 at 6:00PM-midnight
Register soon for this popular event that fills up every year!
PREPARE FOR TAKE-OFF EVENTS
Prepare for Take-Off Events are designed to help teachers prepare for back-to-school.
SUMMER 
2023
Visit www.cpsb.org/techclasses for more information and to register for any of the above!

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