Be An Explorer! Bring the World to Your Classroom with Google Geo Tools
Geography crosses many disciplines. In this session, you’ll explore Google Geo tools for lessons, activities, and student content creation. We’ll explore Google Earth Projects, Google My Maps, Google ExpeditionsPro, Google Arts & Culture, and 360° imagery with Google Story Spheres. These tools give students enriched learning experiences that opens minds, teaches perspective, and sparks curiosity. As the global pandemic settles, students can use these tools to give voice to the lessons learned through engaging teacher-driven lessons and student content creation that fosters a better understanding of our world.
Adobe Express: Every Student, Every teacher can Create!
This session will highlight the graphic design and video creation tools for student and teacher video content creation. Participants are encouraged to open a free Adobe Express account and activate YouTube prior to the session, though this is not required. Browser | Tablet / iPad | Smartphone apps are available.
Dynamic Approaches to Learning in the History/Social Studies Classroom
In this History / Social Studies session, participants will be introduced to real-world activities that develop skills in the subject area such as research and investigation, mapping, observation, and historical source/data analysis and evaluation.