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Thursday, March 17
 

10:00am

Keep Calm and Media On
Are you always searching the web for the same old videos? Trapped in the confines of your iTunes library and Pandora playlists? Become an audiovisual collector and curator with YouTube and Spotify. Build channels and playlists that save you time and energize your teaching and your classroom environment. Join us and explore how to integrate media safely and efficiently to create the most rockin’ learning environment you can. Participants need to bring in their own device

Speakers
avatar for Rich Hovey

Rich Hovey

Teacher, Grizzly Youth Academy
I am a teacher at Grizzly Challenge Charter School in San Luis Obispo, CA. We are a one-to-one Chromebook school with rich GAFE integration. I co-developed one of SLO County's first 1:1 schools and PBL programs at Del Rio Continuation High School in Atascadero (2006). With 15 years... Read More →
avatar for Cate Tolnai

Cate Tolnai

Chief Learning Officer / Co-Founder, BUOY
Cate Tolnai supports educators and leaders as Chief Learning Officer at BUOY and Adjunct Faculty member at the Krause Center for Innovation at Foothills College. She has been in education since 2002, and brings her experience in classrooms and as a site, district, and county administrator... Read More →


Thursday March 17, 2016 10:00am - 11:30am
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. View Ticket for room location.

10:00am

Spheros - Toys That Teach
Play with Spehors and get hands-on experience in implementing Engineering and Design Science standards for intermediate grades. Attendees will have the opportunity to design art, mazes, Morse code message, and more. Attendees will also have the opportunity to make various predictions and hypothesis and use Sphero to test them out in a fun and educational hands-on approach to learning. Spheros will be available. Participants need to bring in their own device.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Buhler

Kim Buhler

teacher, Quantum Academy
Elementary Teacher for more than 30 years. Taught EDTEC2U sessions in Escondido. Long time CUE member. Hosted student presenters at San Diego and National CUE conferences. Taught many San Diego and National Cue workshops.
avatar for Terri Price

Terri Price

Site Based Resource Teacher, Oak Hill Elementary/Escondido Union SD
Terri is a veteran teacher who still enjoys learning new ways to bring excitement to her students. She has been a classroom teacher for 21 years, a technology coach and currently a resource teacher (non-SpEd) responsible for intervention and enrichment. In this position, she has the... Read More →


Thursday March 17, 2016 10:00am - 11:30am
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. View Ticket for room location.

12:00pm

Create a Rockstar Website
All rockstars have great websites showcasing their biggest hits (student work samples), tour dates (assignment due dates), and info about the band (class information). Most rockstars also have amazing fan (student) pages where their followers can share their love (learning). In this session, you will be the rockstar and will learn how to set up your own classroom webpage using Google Sites, as well as how to use Google Sites with your students as their class portfolios. Participants need to bring in their own device.

Speakers
avatar for Melissa Hero

Melissa Hero

Biology Teacher, Carlmont High School
Melissa teaches biology at Carlmont High School in Belmont, CA.  She is a CUE Lead Learner, SVCUE VP, Google Suite for Education Certified Innovator and Certified Trainer, and has trained teachers on NGSS topics at KCI, CUE events, and in her district.


Thursday March 17, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm
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12:00pm

You-tubular Education: Curating and Creating
This session features a fast paced tour of YouTube, with the opportunity to create your YouTube Channel, as well as curate playlists.You will also create a lesson using Google Forms and YouTube videos on a topic you choose. You will add tricks, tips, and hacks to your skill set. Come to a totally tube-u-lar rocking session! Participants need to bring in their own device.

Speakers
avatar for Judy Blakeney

Judy Blakeney

English/CTE Teacher & Instructional Coach, Capistrano Unified SD
Judy Blakeney is a Google Certifed Trainer and Innovator, with a passion for strength based education. She works as a middle school English/CTE Teacher and Instructional Coach at Aliso Viejo Middle School. She has a passion for self-directed learning using social media, particularly... Read More →


Thursday March 17, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm
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2:00pm

Around the World with Google Tour Builder
Create engaging, interactive lessons that help students connect to the world around them. Learn how to use Google Tour Builder and some easy bonus tools to integrate meaningful learning across the curriculum. Participants need to bring in their own device.

Speakers
avatar for Lisa Nowakowski

Lisa Nowakowski

5th Grade educator, King City Arts Magnet School
Lisa teaches at King City Arts Magnet School. She is a Google Certified Teacher & Trainer, and has presented at CUE RockStar events in California. She was in the first cohort for Innovative Educators Advanced Studies Certificate and a Leading Edge educator. In 2010 Lisa was awarded... Read More →
avatar for Adina Sullivan-Marlow

Adina Sullivan-Marlow

Coordinator, Teacher Effectiveness, San Diego County Office of Education
A focus on student needs, equity/accessibility, and teacher goals is the basis of Adina’s work. Adina is the Founder and Board President of EquityEDU, a member of the CUE Board of Directors, Google Certified Innovator and Trainer, CUE Lead Learner, CUE Rockstar Faculty, and Leading... Read More →


Thursday March 17, 2016 2:00pm - 3:30pm
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. View Ticket for room location.

2:00pm

Mobi-Photo-Thing
Get moving and unleash your learning! Learn how to use images to link content to creativity. Participants will be embarking on a short photo walk to find images that spell C-U-E. Next, we will assemble our images into collages using Pic Collage or another collage creation app. Finally, we will use ThingLink to create interactive images that demonstrate personal learning at CUE. Participants can participate with any device as long as they have the ability to take a picture. Participants may want to download Pic Collage (free on iOS and Android) and set up ThingLink accounts ahead of time. Participants need to bring in their own device.

Speakers
avatar for Rae Fearing

Rae Fearing

Director of Innovation and Special Programs, Google Certified Innovator, Del Norte County Office of Education
Rae is passionate about re-modeling education today. She feels it is time to change it up and re-engage our students. Rae is a Google Certified Innovator, CUE Rockstar Faculty, CUE BOLD Faculty, Leading Edge Certified Online/Blended Educator/Professional Developer, Thinglink Expert... Read More →
avatar for Charlene Knowlton

Charlene Knowlton

Instructional Coach Coordinator, Del Norte County Office of Education
I am currently the Instructional Coach Coordinator for Del Norte Unified School District. Most of my sixteen years as an educator has been teaching in upper elementary. My current position allows me to actively pursue and share instructional strategies that are engaging for students... Read More →


Thursday March 17, 2016 2:00pm - 3:30pm
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. View Ticket for room location.