Welcome Board members to this presentation of the DTTP for Baltimore City Public Schools. My goal in presenting this plan is to ensure that the 6,200 dedicated educators of BCPSS are effectively trained to utilize TSS a component of Blackboard
Net day and MDSE data on teacher technology use as compared to Maryland averages.
TSS is a powerful tool that enables teachers to communicate with parents, collaborate with colleagues, engage students in technical tools, and manage courses effectively and efficiently
Resources are user friendly and easily accessible
List of TSS content for teachers
Digital Resources for teachers data bases are an invaluable classroom tool for students and teachers.
Discovery Education is one of the more successfully used resource. Current data according to Bert Ross, TSS manager, show 67,000 video downloads from BCPSS classrooms.
Different program evaluation recommendations to determine the success of TSS training for BCPSS.
Online training module
Online Support Module for the BCPSS Teacher Student Support System <br />
iMovie<br />Embedding movies in PowerPoint<br />Google Earth<br />Quiz Builder<br />50 ways to integrate<br />Inspiration<br />Movie Maker<br />Smart Notebook 10<br />
Program Evaluation<br />1. Central office IT data use post-Blackboard training<br />2. Teacher quarterly evaluation of Blackboard TSS use and implementation<br />3. Teacher personal evaluation<br />4. TSS Datalinks, SMS, and Power Teacher Gradebook usage data<br />5. Student quarterly evaluation<br />6. Parent quarterly evaluation<br />