Free Summer Technology Courses

These FREE technology courses are offered to all NWRESD area teachers.

Register HERE!

Web 2.0 Tools for the Classroom
Description: Learn how to use some of the
wonderful new interactive tools available on
the web. Explore a rich wealth of resources
that are available to you and your students.
Help bring your curriculum alive and engage
your students with real world experiences.

Level: Beginner
Prerequisites: None
Instructor: Ryan or Heather Hoxie
Location: BSD 5th Street North Lab
10615 SW 5th St. Beaverton, OR 97005
Dates: June 28 - July 1

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iLife in the Classroom
Description: iLife is an Apple suite that features
several amazing applications that will allow you to
create music, work with photos and make movies.
Come learn how to use each application
independently and ways to make them all work
together. We will have lots of time to create and
explore.

Level: Beginner, All Grade Levels
Prerequisites: Basic Macintosh Skills
Instructor: Ryan or Heather Hoxie
Location: BSD 5th Street North Lab
10615 SW 5th St. Beaverton, OR 97005
Dates: July 12 - July 15

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Everything Google!
Description: This class will cover "everything"
Google. We will be looking at Google docs and
spreadsheets, books, news, maps including street
view, GoogleEarth, Goog 411 and using advanced
search. There are so many things you can do with
your students....come learn about some of them!

Level: Beginner, All Grade Levels
Prerequisites: Basic Internet Skills
Instructor: Pam Leland
Location: BSD 5th Street North Lab
10615 SW 5th St. Beaverton, OR 97005
Dates: July 19 - 22

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Using Digital Images in Instruction
Description: Digital images make the curriculum
come alive! Come learn to use a variety of tools to
help you work with and manage digital images in
the classroom. Leave with a variety of project ideas
to use with your students. Come learn about some
great tools and some great websites.

Level: Beginner, All Grade Levels
Prerequisites: None
Instructor: Paul Nelson
Location: NWRESD Lab
5825 NE Ray Circle Hillsboro, OR 97124-6436
Dates: July 19 - 22

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Everything Office
Description: Come and learn all about the features
of the Office suite - Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
You will have the opportunity to learn lots of tips
and tricks that will make your life easier. You will
also have lots of time to work, explore and develop
projects.

Level: Beginner, All Grade Levels
Prerequisites: Basic computer skills
Instructor: Brenda Renning/Kelly Kuntz
Location: BSD IT Admin Lab
16550 SW Merlo Rd., Beaverton
Dates: July 19 - July 22

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Ten Plus Cool Tools for Education
Description: There are many cool tools for
teachers to use in their classroom that are very
inexpensive (free). Come and learn about
GoogleEarth, 4teachers.org, pics4learning, online
stories, math games and many others that will add
to what and how you teach. There will be lots of
exploration and sharing.

Level: Beginner, All Grade Levels
Prerequisites: Basic Internet Skills
Instructor: Pam Leland
Location: BSD 5th Street North Lab
10615 SW 5th St Beaverton, OR 97005
Dates: July 26 - 29

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Excel – Beyond the Basics
Description: This class is designed for people
who want to learn how to do more with Microsoft
Excel. The class will focus on using some of the
intermediate features of the application. We will
explore charts and graphs and lots of other very
usable features. Bring your questions!

Level: Beginner Plus, All Grade Levels
Prerequisites: Basic Excel Experience
Instructor: Brenda Renning/Kelly Kuntz
Location: BSD IT Admin Lab
16550 SW Merlo Rd., Beaverton
Dates: July 26 - 29

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Mediacasting - Using Blogs, Podcasts and Video in Class
Description: Engage students in authentic
learning projects with blogging and media
publishing for your classroom. Explore blogging,
citizen journalism, photo and video
documentaries and portfolios using free webtools.
Lots of exploration time!

Level: Beginner Plus, All Grade Levels
Prerequisites: None
Instructor: Paul Nelson
Location: NWRESD Lab
5825 NE Ray Circle Hillsboro, OR 97124-6436
Dates: July 26 - 29

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