Regular Session

Complete that Degree- Using WVROCKS!

This interactive presentation will include information on West Virginia’s Climb, a commitment to achieve 60% college completion by 2030, and how WVROCKS can contribute to reaching that goal. WVROCKS’ history, organization, and the process for participation will be included. After attending this session, it is hopeful that participants will be able to share information about…

Migration to Oracle Cloud

Discussion on the effort and experiences of moving to the Oracle Cloud.

Supporting Digital Equity with Digital Literacy & Coding

West Virginia has elevated the primacy of digital literacy for students of all ages and all backgrounds. Join to discuss the “must-have” critical skills that prepare students for a digital world, to succeed in school and the workplace. We’ll discuss what these fundamental skills are – information literacy, keyboarding, computational thinking, coding and more…

What’s New from Apple Education for IT

Learn about the latest education tools and resources from Apple. Discover new iOS, macOS, and tvOS features for education. Learn how Apple School Manager can simplify and streamline deployment.

Authentic Communication Development for Leaders

During the first 15 minutes Shaan Rais will engage the crowd colorfully in vivid descriptions of what true authenticity is and how it translates to effective communication in the workspace. Humorously detailing examples of success and failure through storytelling. The audience will laugh, relate, and let their guard down to learning as rapport is established.…

Designing a Story Based Virtual Math Night

This presentation will explore my process of designing and creating a virtual math night for K-2 that was based on Chris Van Allsburg’s book, Jumanji. We will discuss my design process and how I created it using Bitmoji, Garage Band, Google Forms, Google Sites, iMovie, and Keynote.

Writing across the Curriculum: An Innovative Approach

Students must be able to communicate clearly at all levels of education. Both written and oral communication are critical to student success in the classroom. These skills are necessary for college and career readiness. In this session, we will follow the Apple Innovation in Schools model to increase engagement and personalize the writing process across…

Using Registration Self Service Plan Ahead with Degree Works Plans

Special thanks to Stephanie Gabor and Emma Coa-Mulzet for helping to put together the presentation. Utilizing Degree Works plans for registration can enable students to be successful in their college journey. This presentation will review how to build templates in Degree Works for advisors to create academic plans from that contain the requirements the student…

Leading Students and taking them to the next level with Certiport Industry Certifications

Looking for innovative ways to implement Microsoft certifications and increase student engagement in the classroom? Join us to discuss new and exciting ways to get students on a pathway to certification. We will dive into curriculum resources to prepare students, pacing guides, projects and activities to increase student engagement and reporting to track your students’…

ACCESS UNLOCKED TO THE VIDEO GAME OF SCIENCE: Increase engagement, save teachers’ time, and improve STEM.

Bring your laptop and Join us for a hands-on epic adventure with Plasma Games. In this session we will provide you access to our platform which includes a one-of-a-kind video game, STEM career spotlights, a teacher portal full of curriculum resources, and free professional development.