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MISD Summer Conference 2019
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We are so excited for you to join us for the Mansfield ISD Summer Conference! Please register for your sessions first in Eduphoria then add them to your Sched by clicking the check mark next to the session title below. Need a guide? Check out this page for more information on customizing your schedule: Sched Help.

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Wednesday, May 29
 

8:15am

EDTECH: Canvas: The Basics, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn the basics of Canvas. Topics will include basic navigation and adding course content. By the end of the session, participants will have the beginnings of a course that can be used with their students in the upcoming school year.

Presenters
avatar for Mary Lemons

Mary Lemons

Mansfield ISD
avatar for Cynthia Petty

Cynthia Petty

Ed Tech Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-105 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Explore and More with Google Tour Creator, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Virtual field trips have never been easier to create. Learn how to create your own virtual reality experiences, custom made to fit your content. Google Tour Creator allows you to add your own points of interest to increase student engagement and add another level of immersion to the student experience.

Presenters
avatar for Kim Murphree

Kim Murphree

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Kim Murphree is currently an Educational Technology Trainer in Mansfield ISD. Her experiences as both a classroom teacher and administrator provide her a unique perspective in the integration of technology within the content. Kim is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Adobe... Read More →



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AH-102 1268 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Make Learning Magical with the Chromebook! Grades K-6
Limited Capacity seats available

Unicorns, rainbows, and Chromebooks . . . oh my! From Google Apps to beyond, discover the incredible things you can do with the Chromebook to boost student engagement, promote the 4Cs, and make learning magical!

Presenters
avatar for Brittany Jeanes

Brittany Jeanes

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AJ-115 1269 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Taking Google Slides Beyond the Presentation, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Google Slides is like the Swiss Army Knife of G Suite. This powerful program is versatile, collaborative, eye catching and so much more than just a slideshow presentation. From stop motion animations, to interactive questioning, to online ebooks - Google Slides can do it all! Explore over 20 ways to use Google Slides in the classroom.

Presenters
avatar for Sara Wills

Sara Wills

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-106 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELAR: The English Games: May the Resources Be Ever in Your Drive
Limited Capacity seats available

Attend this session to learn about reading and writing tips in Google and beyond for the high school ELAR classroom.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-108 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

General: Campus & Student Activity Accounting 101 for Activity Sponsors
Limited Capacity seats available

This course will review the new guidelines governing activity fund accounting. Purchasing, Cash management, Budgeting, and Fundraisers will also be covered.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-215 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

General: CPR training Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

CPR training

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AK-104 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

General: What's Cookin' in the School Lunch Program & other Wellness Tidbits
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you wonder about the basic rules of students building their meal tray? Do you want to know about the charge policy and about how the District Angel fund works? Does the district have a Wellness Policy and how can you be more involved? Come explore how you can use the Student Nutrition department for your classroom as student incentives.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-211 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

GT UPDATE: Meeting the Creativity Needs of Gifted Students Grades K-6
Limited Capacity seats available

Providing opportunities for high-ability children to develop creativity in the classroom requires a unique recipe of components such as fluency, flexibility, originality and elaboration. Participants will learn strategies and quick solutions for integration of creativity into your classroom.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-219 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

GT UPDATE: Technology Tools for Advanced Learners Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Explore tools, apps, and websites to help you differentiate and motivate your advanced learners. In this hands-on session participants will try out several tools that can be applied to any curriculum content.

Presenters
avatar for Natalie Driver

Natalie Driver

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfields ISD
Natalie is an Educational Technology Trainer with Mansfield ISD. She enjoys working with students and teachers with integrating technology into the curriculum.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-103 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: 2-4 Using Canvas for Purposeful Planning
Limited Capacity seats available

Your planning time is valuable and you never have enough of it! In this session, you will learn about all the components of the Math Canvas page and how to use it for efficient and purposeful planning. We will also learn more about our MISD Math Structures and how to strategically use them to meet our lesson goals.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-104 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: 5-6: Using Canvas for Purposeful Planning
Limited Capacity seats available

Your planning time is valuable and you never have enough of it! In this session, you will learn about all the components of the intermediate Canvas page and how to use it for efficient and purposeful planning. The refined intermediate Canvas page will be your one-stop shop for all your planning needs.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-102 1268 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: Math that Sticks, Using Rich Tasks to Teach All Students Algebra 2 & Precalculus
Limited Capacity seats available

Explore how to engage all students in mathematical reasoning using tasks that promote problem solving and discourse. Practice launching tasks with multiple entry points to make mathematics accessible for all students. Analyze lesson goals and teacher moves to scaffold learning for students.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AS-203 1269 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: The Vertical Content: Linear Focus, Grades 7-Alg 1
Limited Capacity seats available

Are your students mastering the connections between multiple representations of a linear relationships? Need some new strategies to facilitate learning of this concept? If you say yes, then join us! This session will help build your vertical depth of knowledge of the linear function standards.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AS-207 1270 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Restorative Practices: Self-Regulation and Classroom Treatment Agreements
Limited Capacity seats available

Research shows that restorative approaches can transform student behavior and build healthy school communities. In this session, teachers will learn how to use self-regulation tools and treatment agreements to build and sustain relationships.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-213 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Science: A Carnival of Cool Science Ideas Grades 5-6
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will showcase a Force and Motion Carnival...come ready to build! Use the grant goodies as part of WIN time and the Page Keely Probes to enhance critical thinking.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AJ-114 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Science: No Students Left on Their Behinds Grades: 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Strategies and activities to create active and engaging learning in the science classroom.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-208 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Special Education: It IS Fun and Games: Using Music, Literacy, and Play to Promote Emerging Speech and Language Grades K-4
Limited Capacity seats available

An interactive presentation by a Licensed Speech Language Pathologist and a Board Certified Music Therapist to enhance your understanding of emerging speech and language skills and how to support their development. You will leave with songs, games, stories, and strategies to use in your classroom.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AJ-108 1271 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Special Education: Math Grades 3-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Explore Math Mindset and how it relates to struggling learners in math. TEKS scaffolding, PLAAF writing, goal writing, data collection, and SDI in the math co-teach and resource settings will be explored. Teachers will connect to the content to plan future lessons, stations and interventions in math. Ideal for math and Special Education teachers.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AD-102 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELAR: 1st Grade New! Literacy Curriculum/Resources
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a required training for all 1st Grade teachers on the new literacy curriculum and resources.


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 3:45pm
JL Boren Elementary 1401 Country Club Dr, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELAR: 2nd Grade New! Literacy Curriculum/Resources
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a required training for all 2nd Grade literacy teachers on the new literacy curriculum and resources.


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 3:45pm
Alice Ponder Elementary 101 Pleasant Ridge Dr, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELAR: Kinder New! Literacy Curriculum/Resources
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a required training for all Kinder teachers on the new literacy curriculum and resources.


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 3:45pm
RL Anderson Complex Training Room 1 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Fine Arts: Story time with Dr. Roe- Music Edition Grades K-4
Limited Capacity seats available

Come hear some great stories and participate in some fun music lessons.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
EN-101 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

General: Youth Mental Health First Aid Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Presenters

Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
RL Anderson Complex Training Room 2 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

GT BASIC: Social and Emotional Needs of the Gifted Learner Grades: K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will identify influences on the social and emotional development of GT students, use strategies for nurturing the social and emotional development of gifted and talented students at home and in school and understands approaches for educating gifted and talented children.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
Library 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

LOTE: Digital Stations for the Language Classroom, Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Get a LOTE of This! Discover and use apps as/with digital learning stations to increase opportunities for students to speak in the target language.

Presenters
avatar for Emily Young

Emily Young

Ed Tech Trainer, Mansfield
Emily Young is an Educational Technology Trainer for Mansfield ISD. During her thirteen years in this position, she has led and collaborated on major district technology projects including iTouch . . . iLearn (integrated iPod touches into pre-kindergarten, sheltered science, and special... Read More →



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
AH-101 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Special Education: Adapting Books for Special Needs Learner, K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Speech Therapists will learn strategies and techniques for adapting books for low verbal and nonverbal students. Participants will have the opportunity to adapt books during the training. This session will be held at RL Anderson.


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
RL Anderson - Special Services 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

PK/PPCD/PLC: Best Practices in PK Instruction
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a two-day course for all district-wide PK staff (including PPCD and PLC)...an Early Childhood consultant will review best practices in instruction, language development, developmentally appropriate strategies, and social-emotional learning.


Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - Thursday May 30, 2019 4:00pm
Jandrucko Academy for Early Learners 7811 S Collins St, Arlington, TX 76002

8:15am

AVID: Academic Language & Literacy: A Schoolwide Approach Grades 7-8 -(2-day training)
Limited Capacity seats available

Invitation Only: This 2-day training is designed for schoolwide content teachers to support academic language and literacy in K-12 classroom settings. Participants will connect WICOR with intentional language development practices and routines to strengthen listening, speaking, reading, and writing for all students. This Session will be held at the Great Room.

Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - Thursday May 30, 2019 4:15pm
The Great Room 605 E Broad St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

AVID: AVID Professional Learning for High School Instruction, Grades 9-12 (2-day training)
Limited Capacity seats available

This AVID training includes 8 modules that will engage participants in instructional strategies designed to support high school students in all content areas. Participants will understand and apply the tenets of WICOR during this interactive, 2-day workshop. (Participants are officially AVID-trained upon completion.)



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - Thursday May 30, 2019 4:15pm
AJ-109 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

AVID: AVID Professional Learning for Intermediate School Instruction, Grades 5-6 (2-day training)
Limited Capacity seats available

This AVID training includes 8 modules that will engage participants in instructional strategies designed to support intermediate school students in all content areas. Participants will understand and apply the tenets of WICOR during this interactive, 2-day workshop. (Participants are officially AVID-trained upon completion.)



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - Thursday May 30, 2019 4:15pm
AJ-111 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

AVID: AVID Professional Learning for Middle School Instruction, Grades 7-8 (2-day training)
Limited Capacity seats available

This AVID training includes 8 modules that will engage participants in instructional strategies designed to support middle school students in all content areas. Participants will understand and apply the tenets of WICOR during this interactive, 2-day workshop. (Participants are officially AVID-trained upon completion.)



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - Thursday May 30, 2019 4:15pm
AJ-107 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELAR: 7th & 8th Grade New TEKS and Curriculum
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a REQUIRED 2-Day Training. Day 1 will focus on diving deep and deconstructing your grade level's new ELAR TEKS. Day 2 will focus on new curriculum documents and planning.

Presenters

Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - Thursday May 30, 2019 4:15pm
Linda Jobe Middle 2491 Gertie Barrett Rd, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELAR: 5th and 6th Grade New ELAR TEKS and Curriculum
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a 2-Day Training. Day 1 will focus on diving deep and deconstructing your grade level's new ELAR TEKS. Day 2 will focus on new curriculum documents and planning.

Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:15am - Thursday May 30, 2019 4:30pm
Asa E. Low Intermediate 1526 N Walnut Creek Dr, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:30am

ELL: ESL Certification Preparation Class Day- 2-Day Training
Limited Capacity seats available

The purpose for this 2 day training (8:30-3:30) is to prepare participants for the TExES ESL supplemental certification state examination. The components covered are Lang. Acquisition, multicultural awareness, ESL strategies, Bilingual/ESL law; as well as test taking skills.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 8:30am - 3:30pm
AJ-113 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

EDTECH: Canvas App Integration Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Did you know you can integrate Flipgrid into an assignment?! Or embed an interactive game directly onto a page? Take your Canvas course to the next level by integrating powerful apps! In this session, you will explore countless tools and resources that can be added to your course to engage students, promote collaboration, and boost learning!

Presenters
avatar for Brittany Jeanes

Brittany Jeanes

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AD-102 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

EDTECH: OMGoogle - Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Oh my! I didn't know Google could do that! Come discover how Google can spark joy in your digital environment. Explore extensions and other features of Chrome, utilize often-forgotten features of Drive, coordinate your chaos with Keep, and much more!

Presenters
avatar for Kim Murphree

Kim Murphree

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Kim Murphree is currently an Educational Technology Trainer in Mansfield ISD. Her experiences as both a classroom teacher and administrator provide her a unique perspective in the integration of technology within the content. Kim is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Adobe... Read More →


Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AI-103 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

ELAR: Tech Tools for High School ELAR Grades 9-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Attend this session to learn about new and updated tech tools for the high school English classroom.

Presenters
avatar for Cynthia Petty

Cynthia Petty

Ed Tech Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AI-108 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

General: Campus & Student Activity Accounting 101 for Activity Sponsors
Limited Capacity seats available

This course will review the new guidelines governing activity fund accounting. Purchasing, Cash management, Budgeting, and Fundraisers will also be covered.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AT-215 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

General: CPR training Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

CPR training

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AK-104 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

GT UPDATE: Meeting the Creativity Needs of Gifted Students Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Providing opportunities for high-ability children to develop creativity in the classroom requires a unique recipe of components such as fluency, flexibility, originality and elaboration. Participants will learn strategies and quick solutions for integration of creativity into your classroom.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AT-219 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: 5-6 New Warm-Ups for a New Era
Limited Capacity seats available

The first few minutes of math class are crucial to help students shed their distractions, capture their attention, and jump-start their brains. In this session, you will leave with several routines designed to jump-start mathematics class! Learn how to use the first 10-15 minutes of class time to enhance or develop students reasoning, critical thinking, and sense making skills.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-202 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: K-4 Math Talks
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you want to learn a routine that will turn your kids into flexible thinkers? In this session, we will explore the benefits of using Math Talks in your classroom. You will get to experience different levels of MathTalks and start planning your own for next year. This session will also include examples of Number Talks and Number Strings.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-204 1271 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: Math that Sticks, Using Rich Tasks to Teach All Students Geometry and Math Models
Limited Capacity seats available

Explore how to engage all students in mathematical reasoning using tasks that promote problem solving and discourse. Practice launching tasks with multiple entry points to make mathematics accessible for all students. Analyze lesson goals and teacher moves to scaffold learning for students.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-203 1269 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: The Vertical Content-Focus on Solutions 7-Alg I
Limited Capacity seats available

Come experience problem strings, build your confidence using the Algebra tiles, and use an unconventional edible manipulative all to improve students skills to solve equations. This session will help build your vertical depth of knowledge of the equations standards.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-205 1274 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Science: Challenge Accepted!, Grades 6-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Discover how to captivate students in active, hands-on lessons and prepare them for real-world problems with Challenge Based Learning. Participants will investigate strategies to promote student engagement, differentiate for advanced learners, and fuse technology to creatively design and produce a product. Participants will curate thoughts and ideas as well as explore new avenues of learning for the science classroom.

Presenters
avatar for Sara Wills

Sara Wills

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AI-106 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Science: Create, design....Go! Grades 3-6
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will focus on the design time and PBL type activities to reach the advanced learner in your Science class.



Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-216 1276 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Science: Get Ready to Read, Write and Talk Science! Grades 3-6
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will focus on strategies to help support ELL students and reluctant/quiet students on vocabulary in science as well as using active reading and writing skills in science.

Presenters


Wednesday May 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AJ-114 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063
 
Thursday, May 30
 

8:15am

EDTECH: Canvas, Beyond the Basics, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Now that you know the basics, dive deeper into Canvas. Make your Canvas course more engaging and rigorous. Features such as groups, peer reviews, rubrics, as well as many others will be covered. Pre-requisite: Knowledge of the Canvas basics

Presenters
avatar for Mary Lemons

Mary Lemons

Mansfield ISD
avatar for Cynthia Petty

Cynthia Petty

Ed Tech Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-105 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Challenge Accepted!, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Discover how to captivate students in active, hands-on lessons and prepare them for real-world problems with Challenge Based Learning. Investigate strategies to promote student engagement, differentiate for advanced learners, and fuse technology to implement solutions and design a product.

Presenters
avatar for Sara Wills

Sara Wills

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-106 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Go Extreme with STEAM! Grades K-8
Limited Capacity seats available

Discover ways to spark a love for science, technology, engineering, art, and math in your students! We will explore fun activities and projects integrating the computer and iPad that engage students in hands-on, higher-level learning and ignite creativity, enthusiasm, and a passion for STEAM!

Presenters
avatar for Brittany Jeanes

Brittany Jeanes

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AD-102 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Growing Up Digital, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Discuss how growing up a Digital Native can help and hinder our student's learning. Discover digital resources on how to address Internet and Mobile device safety that can be incorporated into your classroom and curriculum.

Presenters
avatar for Emily Young

Emily Young

Ed Tech Trainer, Mansfield
Emily Young is an Educational Technology Trainer for Mansfield ISD. During her thirteen years in this position, she has led and collaborated on major district technology projects including iTouch . . . iLearn (integrated iPod touches into pre-kindergarten, sheltered science, and special... Read More →



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AH-101 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Immerse Yourself in Augmented Reality - Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Augmented Reality brings a lot to the table, but how do we avoid being overwhelmed or the technology becoming a distractor? Dive into a hands on experience with some of the best tools to connect the cool of AR with your content and see the ease in which it can be integrated.

Presenters
avatar for Kim Murphree

Kim Murphree

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Kim Murphree is currently an Educational Technology Trainer in Mansfield ISD. Her experiences as both a classroom teacher and administrator provide her a unique perspective in the integration of technology within the content. Kim is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Adobe... Read More →



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AH-102 1268 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELL: K-2 Dual Language- Hands on Interactive Spanish Mathematics Grades K-2
Limited Capacity seats available

Learning two systems of language processing requires a new understanding for how the brain manages multiple language systems. Dual Language Teachers will explore Mathematics resources to maximize student growth in independent & collaborative language stations.


Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
RL Anderson Complex Conference Room 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

General: CPR training Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

CPR training

Presenters


Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AK-104 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

GT UPDATE: Successful Independent Study for GT Students Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Independent study options can help your most advanced students in innovative ways. Learning cross-curricular research skills helps students work at their readiness levels in all contents. Engage your students in various modes of independent study, learn about TPSP (Texas Performance Standards Project), and other research options.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-219 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: 2-4 Using Canvas for Purposeful Planning
Limited Capacity seats available

Your planning time is valuable and you never have enough of it! In this session, you will learn about all the components of the Math Canvas page and how to use it for efficient and purposeful planning. We will also learn more about our MISD Math Structures and how to strategically use them to meet our lesson goals.

Presenters


Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-104 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: 5-6: Using Canvas for Purposeful Planning
Limited Capacity seats available

Your planning time is valuable and you never have enough of it! In this session, you will learn about all the components of the intermediate Canvas page and how to use it for purposeful planning. The refined intermediate Canvas page will be your one-stop shop for all your planning needs.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-102 1268 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: K-1 Using Canvas for Purposeful Planning
Limited Capacity seats available

Your planning time is valuable and you never have enough of it! In this session, you will learn about all the components of the Math Canvas page and how to use it for efficient and purposeful planning. We will also learn more about our MISD Math Structures and how to strategically use them to meet our lesson goals.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AD-101 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: More Building Numeracy Through Classroom Routines- Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you feel your students are lacking number sense? This session will introduce classroom routines for the secondary math class that promote deep mathematical thinking and they don't take a lot of time!

Presenters


Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AS-206 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Restorative Practices: Quick Relational tools and Community Circles
Limited Capacity seats available

Research shows that restorative approaches can transform student behavior and build healthy school communities. In this session teachers will gain an understanding of four proactive approaches to building and sustaining relationships.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-213 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

RTI, Sped, EdTech: Bridge the Gap - Tech Tools for Sped and RTI, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

We will share technology tools to help your special needs students level the learning playing field. Tools cover all grades and all devices.

Presenters
avatar for Natalie Driver

Natalie Driver

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfields ISD
Natalie is an Educational Technology Trainer with Mansfield ISD. She enjoys working with students and teachers with integrating technology into the curriculum.
avatar for Lynn Gustafson

Lynn Gustafson

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Being an Educational Technology Trainer allows Lynn to observe technology integration in classrooms across Mansfield ISD, as well as assist teachers in doing so. Her greatest joy is seeing the students' enthusiasm and engagement in the activities the teachers provide.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-108 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Science: Building Vocabulary and Critical Thinking Skills in Science Grades 5-8
Limited Capacity seats available

Work with Think Big Learning for vocabulary acquisition and struggling SEs for science grades 5-8. This session will come with strategies and lessons to take back to intermediate and middle school grades for the fall.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-215 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Science: Can you get MAD?!? ( Migrate, Adapt or Die) Grades K-5
Limited Capacity seats available

This session is an off site session. It will take place at the Oliver Nature Center. It is an outdoor session so please plan accordingly (tennis shoes, hats, sunblock and water).The session will focus on how animals have to get MAD in order to survive and how these adaptation are based on where they live and their physical features.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
Oliver Nature Park 1650 Matlock Rd, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Science: To Infinity and Beyond...Earth Cycle TEKS Grades 3-4
Limited Capacity seats available

Get ready to be a planet orbiting around the Sun or the Earth as you observe the phases on the moon. We will use our grant goodies and Merge Cubes to reinforce the Earth cycles concepts of Space and make it more meaningful for students.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AU-204 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELL: ESL Certification Preparation Class Day - 2-Day Training
Limited Capacity seats available

The purpose for this 2 day training (8:30-3:30) is to prepare participants for the TExES ESL supplemental certification state examination. The components covered are Lang. Acquisition, multicultural awareness, ESL strategies, Bilingual/ESL law, as well as test taking skills.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 3:30pm
AJ-113 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Fine Arts: Story time with Dr. Roe - Music Edition Grades K-4
Limited Capacity seats available

Come hear some great stories and participate in some fun music lessons.

Presenters


Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
EM-107 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

General: Youth Mental Health First Aid Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

The course teaches participants the risk factors and warning signs of a variety of mental health challenges common among adolescents, including anxiety, depression, psychosis, eating disorders, AD/HD, disruptive behavior disorders, and substance use disorder.

Presenters

Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
RL Anderson Complex Training Room 2 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

GT BASIC: Identification and Assessment of the Gifted Learner Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

We will discuss the state laws associated with identification and assessment, the various assessments used in our district and the procedures for identifying students for the gifted program in MISD.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
Library 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

GT BASIC: Nature of the Gifted Learner Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will learn the characteristics of gifted students and how to create a learning environment where GT students will thrive.



Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
Band Hall 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

LITE: Makerspace
Limited Capacity seats available

This session is limited to Elementary Librarians. We will organize items and create lesson plans to coincide with the Makerspace items.

Presenters
avatar for Laura Carr

Laura Carr

EdTech Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Laura graduated from UT Arlington in 2010 and started her career as a 6th grade teacher and campus technology liaison in Arlington ISD. In 2016, she made the jump to being an EdTech Trainer for Mansfield ISD. | She is pursuing her Master's degree in Learning Technology, is an "Apple... Read More →


Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
Elizabeth Smith Elementary 701 S Holland Rd, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

PE: Move, Spin, Jump...activities for PE Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Curtis Tinsely will be joining us again for a full day of fun, moving and activities that can be used for the PE setting. This session will involve being active....please dress accordingly. PE attire and gym shoes, bottle of water, etc would be fine.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
PE Gym 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

PK/PPCD/PLC: Best Practices for Young Learners
Limited Capacity seats available

This is a 2-day training. Day 1 will focus on academics and Day 2 will focus on social-emotional learning.

Presenters

Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
Jandruko Academy for Early Learners 7811 S Collins St, Arlington, TX 76002

8:15am

SS: Planning for ELLs 10th Grade
Limited Capacity seats available

10th Grade World History teachers will meet to improve the lessons for English Learners and others.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
AT-211 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

SS: Planning for ELLs 9th Grade
Limited Capacity seats available

9th Grade World Geography teachers will meet to improve the lessons for English Learners and others.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
AT-209 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Special Education: FALS Across the Day, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

The session will focus on assisting FALS teachers in implementing the Unique Learning curriculum including data collection and monthly lesson plans. We will also discuss classroom management techniques such as staff and student management throughout the day.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
AI-115 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:30am

SpEd: Related Services Meeting
Limited Capacity seats available

Related Services updates and planning. This meeting will be held at RL Anderson in Room B-106.


Thursday May 30, 2019 8:30am - 11:00am
RL Anderson - Special Services 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

EDTECH: Merge Cube Madness - Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Whether you have a bunch Merge Cubes or have been wondering what the heck they are, this session is for you. Come explore this immersive piece of technology that allows you to hold a hologram in your hand. Strategies for classroom use as well as the creation of your own content will be covered in this session.

Presenters
avatar for Kim Murphree

Kim Murphree

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Kim Murphree is currently an Educational Technology Trainer in Mansfield ISD. Her experiences as both a classroom teacher and administrator provide her a unique perspective in the integration of technology within the content. Kim is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Adobe... Read More →



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AH-102 1268 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

EDTECH: Taking Google Slides Beyond the Presentation, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Google Slides is like the Swiss Army Knife of G Suite. This powerful program is versatile, collaborative, eye catching and so much more than just a slideshow presentation. From stop motion animations, to interactive questioning, to online ebooks - Google Slides can do it all! Explore over 20 ways to use Google Slides in the classroom.

Presenters
avatar for Sara Wills

Sara Wills

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AI-106 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

ELL: Dual Language- Curriculum Updates, Grades K-2 (Bilingual Session)
Limited Capacity seats available

K-2 Dual Language Teachers will navigate and become familiar with changes made to the Dual Language Curriculum Planning Guides, Scope and Sequence, and Spanish Resources available for the implementation of the Dual Language Program.


Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
RL Anderson Complex Conference Room 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

General: CPR training Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

CPR training

Presenters


Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AK-104 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

GT UPDATE: Social Skills for GT Students Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Gifted and talented students social emotional needs are often intensified by asynchronous development including the ability to socialize, work with others and self- awareness. Learn tips and strategies to support the social and emotional needs and promote social skills in your gifted students.



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AT-219 1264 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

GT UPDATE: Technology Tools for Advanced Learners Grades K-6
Limited Capacity seats available

Explore tools, apps, and websites to help you differentiate and motivate your advanced learners. In this hands-on session participants will try out several tools that can be applied to any curriculum content.

Presenters
avatar for Natalie Driver

Natalie Driver

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfields ISD
Natalie is an Educational Technology Trainer with Mansfield ISD. She enjoys working with students and teachers with integrating technology into the curriculum.



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AI-103 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: 5-6 New Warm-Ups for a New Era
Limited Capacity seats available

The first few minutes of math class are crucial to help students shed their distractions, capture their attention, and jump-start their brains. In this session, you will leave with several routines designed to jump-start mathematics class! Learn how to use the first 10-15 minutes of class time to enhance or develop students reasoning, critical thinking, and sense making skills.



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-202 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: Closers in the 7-12 Classroom
Limited Capacity seats available

Closure in a lesson does not mean to pack up and move on. This session will focus on cognitive activities that help students focus on what they learned in their math class and that it had meaning.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-206 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: K-1 Using Canvas for Purposeful Planning
Limited Capacity seats available

Your planning time is valuable and you never have enough of it! In this session, you will learn about all the components of the Math Canvas page and how to use it for efficient and purposeful planning. We will also learn more about our MISD Math Structures and how to strategically use them to meet our lesson goals.



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AD-101 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: K-4 Math Talks
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you want to learn a routine that will turn your kids into flexible thinkers? In this session, we will explore the benefits of using Math Talks in your classroom. You will get to experience different levels of MathTalks and start planning your own for next year. This session will also include examples of Number Talks and Number Strings.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-204 1271 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Math: Light Up Learning! Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Get the conversation started about mathematical thinking. In this session, participants will explore tech tools that increase student engagement and amplify student voice in the classroom. Uncover new ways to spark collaboration, assess learning and evaluate student mastery of concepts with tools such as Geogebra, Desmos and Equatio!

Presenters
avatar for Brittany Jeanes

Brittany Jeanes

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AI-108 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

RTI: Targeting Response to Intervention: From Campus to Classroom, K-6
Limited Capacity seats available

Best practices of RtI will be shared to assist in implementing RtI with fidelity at your campus. Participants will explore the critical components of RtI and suggested procedures and guidelines to utilize both on the campus and in the classroom.



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AJ-108 1271 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Science: Building Vocabulary and Critical Thinking Skills in Science Grades 5-8
Limited Capacity seats available

Work with Think Big Learning for vocabulary acquisition and struggling SEs for science grades 5-8. This session will come with strategies and lessons to take back to intermediate and middle school grades for the fall.



Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AT-215 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Science: Differentiation and curriculum building in CANVAS Session Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn how to build challenging lessons for Pre-AP science students. You will create at least three lessons that push students to deeper levels of learning.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AS-216 1276 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Science: Tech Tools for Science Divas & Dudes
Limited Capacity seats available

Connect with a marine biologist at Sea World, go a digital scavenger hunt, hold the galaxy in the palm of your hands . . science has never been more fun! Come discover out-of-this-world technology tools to enhance your science curriculum and learn how our very own rock star teachers are integrating them in their classrooms.

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Thursday May 30, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AD-102 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063
 
Friday, May 31
 

8:15am

GT UPDATE: An Introduction to Depth and Complexity Grades 5-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Take your advanced students deeper into grade-level material rather than moving onto a new topic. The prompts of Depth and Complexity are eleven thinking tools that enhance a study of nearly any content area by acting as a lens and getting students to look at a topic in a new way while enhancing creative and critical thinking skills.



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 9:15am
AS-216 1276 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: 5-6 Technology Applications Curriculum Update
Limited Capacity seats available

Update pacing guide, additional lessons for student choice/campus schedule; prepare to get into Canvas template.

Presenters
avatar for Laura Carr

Laura Carr

EdTech Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Laura graduated from UT Arlington in 2010 and started her career as a 6th grade teacher and campus technology liaison in Arlington ISD. In 2016, she made the jump to being an EdTech Trainer for Mansfield ISD. | She is pursuing her Master's degree in Learning Technology, is an "Apple... Read More →



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-106 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Building Blocks of Promethean, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Need a reboot? Come to this session to learn the basics of ActivInspire and integrate your Promethean board into lessons.

Presenters
avatar for Lynn Gustafson

Lynn Gustafson

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfield ISD
Being an Educational Technology Trainer allows Lynn to observe technology integration in classrooms across Mansfield ISD, as well as assist teachers in doing so. Her greatest joy is seeing the students' enthusiasm and engagement in the activities the teachers provide.


Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
Mary Jo Sheppard Elementary 1701 FM1187, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: Grow Your PLN with Twitter, Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Take charge of your professional development and personalize your learning! Learn the benefits, features and how-tos of building your own PLN using Twitter and connecting different types of social media .

Presenters
avatar for Natalie Driver

Natalie Driver

Educational Technology Trainer, Mansfields ISD
Natalie is an Educational Technology Trainer with Mansfield ISD. She enjoys working with students and teachers with integrating technology into the curriculum.
avatar for Janice North

Janice North

Instructional Technology Director, Mansfield ISD
Passionate about professional development and technology integration support for teachers; Excited about teachers using technology for the 4Cs; Bright Bytes Technology & Learning for technology integration growth and recommendations; Google for Education; Canvas LMS; moving toward... Read More →



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-108 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

EDTECH: OMGoogle! Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Oh my! I didn't know Google could do that! Come discover how Google can spark joy in your digital environment. Explore extensions and other features of Chrome, utilize often-forgotten features of Drive, coordinate your chaos with Keep, and much more!



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AI-103 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

ELL: Dual Language- Curriculum Updates, 3rd Grade (Bilingual Session)
Limited Capacity seats available

3rd grade Dual Language Teachers will navigate and become familiar with changes made to the Dual Language Curriculum Planning Guides, Scope and Sequence, and Spanish Resources available for the implementation of the Dual Language Program.


Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
RL Anderson Complex Conference Room 1016 Magnolia St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

General: CPR training Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

CPR training

Presenters


Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AK-104 1265 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

GT BASIC or UPDATE: When Bright Kids Do Bad Things- Negative Behaviors in Gifted Adolescents Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Develop an understanding of the unique reasons for and manifestations of negative behavior and self-talk and gain the ability to help gifted kids self-manage their feelings and impulses.



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
Library 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Health: Healthy Interactions Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Create interactive lessons and activities to use in your 8th -12th grade Health course. Topics include mental health, digital citizenship, CPR for students and updates for MISD PD.

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Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-217 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: Building Numeracy Through Classroom Routines- Introduction Grades 7-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you feel your students are lacking number sense? This session will introduce classroom routines for the secondary math class that promote deep mathematical thinking and they don't take a lot of time!

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Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AS-206 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Math: Stations, Rotations, and Math: Oh My! Grades K-6
Limited Capacity seats available

Does guided math make you think of all the scary things in the world, like lions, and tigers, and bears? In this session, we will follow the yellow brick road to see how guided math could look in your classroom. We will discuss how to set up your stations, how to rotate your students through stations, and how to create your groups.



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AS-202 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

MATH: STEM Applied Mathematics, 3-8
Limited Capacity seats available

Use the Engineer Design Process to help students use math skills with engineering perspective. Use technology in new ways as they design.

Presenters


Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AS-208 1269 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Reading Specialists: What is Dysgraphia?
Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will receive instruction on characteristics of and identifying dysgraphia.



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AJ 112 1270 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Science: There's an app for that! iPhone, iPad....now iNaturalist Grades 3-6
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will take place at the Oliver Nature Center. Please plan accordingly ( tennis shoes, hat, water, sunblock). There's an app for that...learn about the iNaturalist app and how students and teachers can use it to identify plants and animals in the Oliver Nature Center.

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Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
Oliver Nature Park 1650 Matlock Rd, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

SS: Planning for ELLs 7th/8th Grade Social Studies
Limited Capacity seats available

7th/8th Grade teachers will meet to improve the lessons for English Learners and others.

Presenters


Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-211 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Special Education: Co-Teaching Grades K-6
Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will learn how to effectively use the co-teaching service delivery option for students by combining the strengths of the general education and the special educator teacher to increase and improve differentiation and interventions.

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Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AT-209 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Special Education: Effective Instructional Strategies for Struggling Learners Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Review instructional strategy research, best practices, and resources to design and implement effective instruction for struggling learners. Explore content resources offered by MISD and design future lessons to maximize learning and meet the needs of all students.



Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 11:30am
AS-203 1269 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

8:15am

Science: Discover the Children's Garden at the Dallas Arboretum Grades 3-6
Limited Capacity seats available

This is an off site session that will take place at the Dallas Arboretum. The session will focus on one of their TEKS pods in the children's garden, allow teachers to see what a field trip experience at the Garden would look like and time to self explore with the GooseChase game.

Presenters

Friday May 31, 2019 8:15am - 4:15pm
Dallas Arboretum 8525 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218

9:20am

GT UPDATE: Independent Study in the K-6 Classroom
Limited Capacity seats available

Independent Study activities allow learners to interact with a topic of high interest, while still covering the TEKS required by your content. Discover ways to manage the Independent Study process in your classroom, which includes assigning, researching, evaluating and presenting.


Friday May 31, 2019 9:20am - 10:20am
AS-220 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

10:25am

GT UPDATE: Bullet Journaling for the Advanced Classroom Grades 5-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Bullet Journaling is all the craze on social media. Learn what a Bullet Journal is and get ideas of how to incorporate one into your classroom for student use. If doodling and art isn’t your jam, learn how other options including a Digital Bullet Journal might be a great option.



Friday May 31, 2019 10:25am - 11:25am
AS-219 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

GT UPDATE: Bullet Journaling for the Advanced Classroom Grades 5-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Bullet Journaling is all the craze on social media. Learn what a Bullet Journal is and get ideas of how to incorporate one into your classroom for student use. If doodling and art isn’t your jam, learn how other options including a Digital Bullet Journal might be a great option.



Friday May 31, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
AS-219 1267 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

Reading Specialists: Dysgraphia: Screening, Identifying, and Accommodating
Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will receive instruction on procedures for screening, identifying, and servicing students with dysgraphia.



Friday May 31, 2019 1:00pm - 4:15pm
AJ 112 1270 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

1:00pm

GT BASIC or UPDATE: Chasing Enrichment: How to Finally Capture the Educational Unicorn Grades K-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Create a culture and practice of -different and better- not -more of the same- in your classroom and in your district by utilizing ready-made, virtually foolproof enrichment strategies.



Friday May 31, 2019 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Library 1263 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

2:05pm

GT UPDATE: Independent Study in the K-6 Classroom
Limited Capacity seats available

Independent Study activities allow learners to interact with a topic of high interest, while still covering the TEKS required by your content. Discover ways to manage the Independent Study process in your classroom, which includes assigning, researching, evaluating and presenting.


Friday May 31, 2019 2:05pm - 3:05pm
AS-220 1266 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063

3:10pm

GT UPDATE: Depth and Complexity for the Experienced User Grades 5-12
Limited Capacity seats available

Create learning opportunities that will challenge the gifted and talented learners in your classroom. Through the modification of content, process and products, the Differentiation Equation provides teachers with a comprehensive and flexible way to empower deep and complex thinking.



Friday May 31, 2019 3:10pm - 4:10pm
AS-216 1276 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063