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Sunday, December 2 • 10:45am - 11:45am
I USED to Hate to Write

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Many students struggle with language and writing skills. Help these students experience success and develop their language skills by using elements of visual storytelling to supplement and enhance their writing in all content areas. This presentation will provide an overview, including how to obtain educational accounts, of free or low-cost software which can be used to inspire your students to write or used as an alternative assessment in content classrooms. Programs being discussed include Storybird, Pixton for Schools, LucidPress, and more. Lesson plans and ideas for using these programs in all content areas will be shared.

Google Slide Show - I Used to Hate to Write 
Video -  I Used to Hate to Write

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Sue Way

CTE Teacher, Buena Vista City Public Schools
Update: I am now a full-time CTE teacher after 20 years out of the classroom. Huge changes! I am teaching our district’s new Info Tech Fundamentals course which is the first of its kind in the state. Unlike the typical ITF courses, ours combines ITF with the IC3 GS5 certification... Read More →

Sunday December 2, 2018 10:45am - 11:45am EST