Lisa Perez, Network Library Coordinator Chicago Public Schools Dept of Libraries 2013 Illinois Computing Educators Conference
Why PLUS Tech?Move to online delivery Shifting priorities – Lessmethods time for face-to-face professional development Free resources – vendor Budget challenges partnerships Personalized Libraries to Uplift Students
What is PLUS Tech?• https://sites.google.com/site/cpsplustech http://goo.gl/x8pvE Professional development CAN be fun!http://goo.gl/8W911
The Quizzes• Google Forms with notifications• 200 points per question• Multiple choice• Flubaroo script: No answer key provided• Email must entered correctly• Basic information collected• Three tries• Downloaded spreadsheets each time; stored in Google Docs• Regular, timed release of modules• Timestamp for “high-pressure” eventsMake the questions a bit hard!
Watch a Video | Make a Google Form Google Forms 1 http://youtu.be/gv9jZ46TWUE Google Forms 2 http://youtu.be/hYl8hgcf7Dw
Flubaroo: Google Form Script to MakeSelf-Grading QuizzesLearn how:http://youtu.be/Ntk4foHontgSee the Flubaroo website:http://www.flubaroo.com
Offering CPDU creditMake it worth theirwhile…..
Modify this for your school/district1. Design the game elements2. Select the technologies3. Secure prizes/partnership4. Build your site5. Create your learning objects6. Make your quizzes7. Promote the game regularly; update and build excitement