Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in the Classroom

Educational Development & Support Enrichment Series

Educational Development & Support Enrichment Series
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
in the Classroom
Date: Aug. 20, 2014
Time: 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. 
Location: Bremerton High School
1500 13th Street
Bremerton, WA 98337
Hosted by: College of Education

Participants will receive a certificate for two professional development hours.

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Featured Speaker 
Alicia Roberts,  EDS Specialist
Alicia Roberts is currently the Educational Technology Specialist at Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory K-12 and a founder of Teach2Inspire, LLC, an educational consulting firm working with districts, schools and teachers to support successful implementation of Technology Instruction related to the Common Core State Standards and Curriculum Mapping. She has worked with leaders in the industry to design workshops sharing the best free web-based education resources for K-12 educators. Alicia has over 15 years of experience in education including work with the CT Science Center, Temecula Valley School District, Cave Creek Unified School District and Shepherd of the Desert. She is proud of the fact that in 2012 PVCP earned Excelling Status and recognition for Outstanding Achievement in Technology Integration the very first year the high school sought accreditation. She holds an MA degree in Curriculum and Instruction from University of Phoenix with an emphasis in Technology.


Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in the Classroom
Looking for ways to enhance your classroom practice with today's tools? Thinking about integrating the use of student devices in the classroom? Not sure where to start, or what you will need to know? This session will give you information you need to get started! Participants will learn about many of the free applications found on the internet for smartphones, iPads and computers that combined with learned instructional strategies can be an effective teaching and learning tool. Participants will explore apps that encourage critical thinking, collaboration and creativity.