Teaching with Technology 2017 (TWT17) Conference Schedule - Best Practices for Classroom Teachers

April 24, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Location: Léman Manhattan
High School Building
1 Morris St, New York, NY 10004


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  • 8:30 AM Registration and Coffee - 1st Floor
  • 9:30 AM Opening Remarks


  • 10:00 AM Workshops 1 - See workshops 1-15 below
  • 11:00 AM Break


  • 11:15 AM Workshops 2 - See workshops 16-29 below
  • 12:15 PM Lunch
  • 1:15 PM Workshops 3 - See workshops 31-44 below
  • 2:15 PM Break


  • 2:30 PM Workshops 4 - See workshops 45- 57 below
  • 3:30 PM Wrap-up



Workshop Band 110:00 - 11:00 am
1. Rm 20-13 :The Dance Maker App: Now Any Teacher Can Add Movement to Their Class
2. Rm 20-28 :3D Design for All Ages
3. Rm 20-29 :Kids Can Code... And You Can, Too!
4. Rm 20-30 :Trebuchet STEAM Project
5. Rm 20-31: Productivity Boost for Teachers
6. Rm 20-44: Adobe Spark Video: Research Out Loud!
7. Rm 20-45: Digital Storytelling
8. Rm 20-46: Character Blogging in History Classes and Beyond
9. Rm 20-48: CANCELLED Using Technology to Facilitate Students' Engagement with Authentic Materials
10. Rm 20-57: CANCELLED Drawing with Robots
11. Rm 19-29: Teaching with iPads: best apps for Middle School French classes
12. Rm 19-30: CANCELLED Photoshop and Printmaking: New and Unlikely Friends
13. Rm 19-31: Change It Up! Using Google Voice and Google Maps to Add Excitement to Your Classroom
14 Rm 19-45: Green Futures- Urban Green Design as Project Based Learning
15. Rm 19-46: CANCELLED Building an Educational Computer Game with Students to Improve Learning

Workshop Band 211:15 - 12:15 pm
16. Rm20-13 : Going Green while Notebooking, Gaming, and Greenscreening
17. Rm20-28 : Multimedia Ebooks In Primary
18 Rm20-29 : Technology in the LS World Language Classroom
19. Rm20-30 : Blended Learning within Learning Stations!
20. Rm 20-31: Build a Simple Robot Using Hummingbird Kit
21. Rm 20-44: Embodying Literature
22. Rm 20-45: Enrichment Summer Activities for Students Entering AP French using a Learning Management System
23. Rm 20-46: Using StoryBoard That and Curation Tools to Make Meaning of Classic Works of Literature and Fine Art
24. Rm 20-48: Balancing the Student-Technology Power Dynamic
25. Rm 20-57 Gamifying the Classroom
26. Rm 19-29: Virtual Notebook with Google Drive 1T7
27. Rm 19-30: iPhones & Microscopes
28. Rm 19-31: Leveraging iPad to Visualize and Improve Learning
29. Rm 19-45: Incorporating Playful Competition in your Classroom

Workshop Band 31:15 -2:15 pm
30. CANCELLED iMovie trailers Across the Curriculum
31.Rm20-13 : Digital Habitats: Creating and Archive of Images and Sounds
32. Rm20-28 :Short and Sweet : Fun and Meaningful Digital Projects for the K-4 Language Classroom
33. Rm20-29 :Padlet: A Tool for Building Knowledge and Collaboration
34. Rm20-30 : Blend Your Classroom (2017)
35. Rm 20-31: CANCELLED: Visual Arts From Low to High Tech
36. Rm 20-44: It's Lit(erature)! Teaching English with Google Docs
37. Rm 20-45: World History Kahoot Assessments
38. Rm 20-46: From 2D to 3D: Visualizing the Past In The Present
39. Rm 20-48: Interactive Science Model Making
40. Rm 20-57: Enhancing ELL Instruction Through Technology
41. Rm 19-29: Using Podcasts to Supplement Textbooks
42. Rm 19-30: More than Just Google: Online Archives and Historical Research
43. Rm 19-31: Transform your Math or Science Class with Coding
44 Rm 19-45: Using Vialogues to Support Discussion and Collaboration

Workshop Band 42:30 - 3:30 am
45. Rm20-13 : Anyone Can Write and Arrange Music
46. Rm20-28 : Literacy 2.0: Using Technology to Support Language Comprehension
47. Rm20-29 : iPads in Literature Study
48. Rm20-30 : Tool or Toy: Blending Tradition and Technology
49. Rm 20-31: Using Blogs to Foster Professional Growth and Document Curriculum
50. Rm 20-44: Putting the Fun Back into Assessments: TED Ed and Fluency Tutor
51. Rm 20-45: Ancient-Future Teaching: Using Social Media to Teach the Classics
52. Rm 20-46: CANCELLED Technology Tools to Inspire, Engage, and Transform Arabic Language Learning
53. Rm 20-48: Problem Solving Using 3D Design
54. Rm 20-57: Blended Learning in the Discussion-based Reading and Writing Classroom
55. Rm 19-29: CANCELLED Google Slides... They Are Not Just For Microscopes!
56. Rm 19-30: Screencasting - Making Video Tutorials
57. Rm 19-31: Coding the Science Curriculum with Sphero