New Teacher Technology Professional Learning

  • New Teacher Technology Training

    New teachers can attend the New Teachers Technology Training class. 

    Session Description

    During this 6-hour class, newly hired teachers will receive a thorough introduction to digital tools used in Fort Worth ISD.  Training topics include Focus Gradebook and Attendance, Classflow, itslearning LMS (High School), Google Classroom (Elementary/Middle School) digital citizenship, and basic troubleshooting.  One-hour of self-paced, personalized learning is built into the day.  During that time, participants will explore tools that are of interest to them.  Personalized learning time tools include Adobe Spark, GooseChase, Kahoot, Microsoft Sway, Google Classroom, Padlet, and ThingLink.  

     

    If you are a new teacher and did not attend technology training during the JumpStart Academy, send an email to karla.lester@fwisd.org with the following information: legal first and last name, school name, grade level(s), and content area(s).

    We will schedule additional training sessions during the school year and contact teachers and principals with the day, location, and time.

     

    Questions?  Contact Karla Lester in Educational Technology at 817-814-3100.