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Hudson Innovative Visionary Educators Academy --Eighth Annual Teacher Showcase  
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Monday, January 21
 

7:30am

Registration - (HS MAP LINKED)
Moderators
JB

Jennifer Brazil

HDOT Admin. Assistant, HUDSON ISD

Speakers
SS

Suzane Stroud

Admin Asst to Asst Superintendent, Hudson ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 7:30am - 8:00am

8:00am

Welcome
Speakers
avatar for Joan Ragland

Joan Ragland

Instructional Technology, Hudson ISD
Joan Ragland is the Instructional Technology Specialist for Hudson ISD.    Joan began her teaching career in the fall of 1971 as a self-contained 7th grade teacher at Apple Springs ISD.  In 1977, she joined the faculty at Hudson Middle School as the 7th Grade Science teacher... Read More →
DW

Donny Webb

Superintendent, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 8:00am - 8:15am
Auditorium

8:15am

Introduction of Speaker
Moderators
LJ

Lisa Jeffrey

Assistant Superintendent, HUDSON ISD

Monday January 21, 2019 8:15am - 8:30am
Auditorium

8:30am

Keynote
Speakers
LG

Lori Gracey

Executive Director, TCEA


Monday January 21, 2019 8:30am - 9:45am
Auditorium

10:00am

100. Strategies for Success
Limited Capacity seats available

Administrators only
Exclusive time with Lori Gracey to discuss steps campuses and district needs to take to be prepared for the future needs of students.

Speakers
LG

Lori Gracey

Executive Director, TCEA


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Media Center (High School)

10:00am

101. CAD (Ag Dept. )
Limited Capacity seats available

Overview of CAD curriculum and needs for CAD implementation. 

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Ag Classroom

10:00am

Faculty LABs
Limited Capacity seats available

Faculty may go to our website:   www.auroraconcepts.net and click on the school login in the right upper corner.  Once they click on their school, the guest password is:  AC2018

Register and select the items you wish to receive.  Please fill out and bring the attached Faculty Consent Form and a front/back copy of their insurance card.      

Questions, please email Crystal Samford at csamford@auroraconcepts.net or call 936-598-3296.  

If you ARE NOT covered with  Aetna insurance, please fax (936-598-9208) or email a front/back copy of their insurance card with their DOB for verification of coverage to csamford@auroraconcepts.net 
*If any insurance other than Aetna is not verified before the date of service we can not guarantee coverage and you may receive a bill.  All insurance must be sent in no later than January 14 for verification.  
Labs are $65 if one DOES NOT HAVE insurance coverage.


Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am

10:00am

102. Using Clever in the Elementary Classroom
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Teachers will see how Clever is used and implemented in an elementary classroom.  Ideas for using Clever, as well as how to implement effectively, will be shared.

Speakers
DC

Deidra Carrell

Teacher, Bonner Elementary
DJ

DeLisa Jordan

Teacher, Bonner Elementary


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 306 (K. Roberts)

10:00am

3D Computer programs
Limited Capacity seats available

The health science department has several 3D programs that allow for student interaction in a 3D virtual environment.    Participants will have the opportunity to preview programs, participate as a student, and learn how to facilitate the programs in a classroom setting. 

Speakers
avatar for Meredith Stanford

Meredith Stanford

Teacher, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Health Science Building

10:00am

Echo Usage in the Primary Classroom
Limited Capacity filling up

Demonstrate how to implement the use of Echo in the primary classroom

Speakers
KD

Kandace Daniel

Kindergarten Teacher, Peavy Primary


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Peavy Primary (Rm. 13)

10:00am

105. Microsoft Office (Part 1)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Mandatory session for specific audience:
Immersive Reader, OneNote, TEAMS.......solving the problem of individualized testing

Attendees:  Kristy Adams, Shane Tobias, Holly Frankens, Jennifer Douglas, Tristen Henson, Tabitha Dixon, Kristen Hines, Lee Ann Stephens, Shanna Carriere, Alma Richson , Griselda Herrera , Kara Largent, Douglas Hines , Wade Fitzgerald , Jeffrey Brantner , Leslie March


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 215 (Physics Lab)

10:00am

106. Screen-Cast-o-Matic
Limited Capacity filling up

Screencast-o-matic is easy, fun and effective. Learn the basics, including how to get started, record and share with your students. Bring your ideas on how to make the best use of teacher-created videos!

Speakers
avatar for Ginger Dykes

Ginger Dykes

Teacher, Hudson ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 315 (Gowin)

10:00am

107. TextBook Adoption - ELAR Grades 6-8
Limited Capacity seats available

Mandatory session for indicated subject and grade levels

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Approximately 15 teachers.


Speakers
LJ

Lisa Jeffrey

Assistant Superintendent, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
MS Building 12 Room 810

10:00am

108. Google Basics
Limited Capacity filling up

BASIC->INTERMEDIATE
We will start with the very basics and move as the group feels comfortable to proceed.   Perfect fit for aides, office staff and anyone new to google and google drive

Speakers
MW

Monica Weeks

Teacher, Hudson MS


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 308 (Jackson)

10:00am

109. Microsoft 365 and Office Lens
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Suggested for ALL HIGH SCHOOL  and MIDDLE SCHOOL Staff:
All HISD teachers and students can now have access to both Google G-Suites  and also Microsoft's Office 365.  The district has no plans for discontinuing all the Google stuff we have incorporated.   Office 365 is just another layer of opportunities that one can choose to implement.

Come learn about the possibilities. 



Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 303 (Ratcliff)

10:00am

110. Flight Simulator (YES we are teaching kids to fly)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

MAXIMUM per session 5:
Learn what all the buzz is about.  Come experience the hands-on thrill of flight in Hudson's very own flight simulator.

*It's okay if you just want to watch and observe.  

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Simulator room in Building 1

10:00am

111. Gradebook Tips & Tricks
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Speakers
RW

Richard Wagner

HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 311 (Phillips)

10:00am

10:00am

GOOSE CHASE Scavenger Hunt
Limited Capacity seats available

All participants will leave session with a 
1. FREE educator account to  all participants
2. Knowledge on how to create activities
3. Knowledge on how to distribute to students
4. How to easily evaluate results
5. First activity completed and ready to use

Bring your ideas for scavenger type student review, intro activity for unit, etc. 

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 106 - Largent

10:00am

TI 84 Color Graphing Calculators
Limited Capacity seats available

Double Session - Please sign up for both time slots.

Please complete the following registration form from Region VII also:
https://misweb.esc7.net/mis/myregion7.asp?sessNum=080731



Speakers
avatar for Sherry Morton

Sherry Morton

HS Math Specialist, ESC 7
I was a teacher in the classroom for 30 years and have taught all maths from basic math classes to AP Calculus and AP Statistics. Along with being a math teacher I was a certified Athletic Trainer and therefore I love sports! NASCAR is a passion of mine, as well as hand work such... Read More →


Monday January 21, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
Rm 212 (M. Craft)

11:00am

Aquaponics (Ag Dept)
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
WC

Wes Capps

Teacher


Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Ag Classroom

11:00am

200. Lunch (1st Lunch)
Mexican Casserole
Chips with Salsa and Sour Cream

Southwest Salad
Creamy Poblano Soup

Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting           or            White Cake with Almond Buttercream 

Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
HS Cafeteria

11:00am

Faculty LABs
Limited Capacity seats available

Faculty may go to our website:   www.auroraconcepts.net and click on the school login in the right upper corner.  Once they click on their school, the guest password is:  AC2018

Register and select the items you wish to receive.  Please fill out and bring the attached Faculty Consent Form and a front/back copy of their insurance card.      

Questions, please email Crystal Samford at csamford@auroraconcepts.net or call 936-598-3296.  

If you ARE NOT covered with  Aetna insurance, please fax (936-598-9208) or email a front/back copy of their insurance card with their DOB for verification of coverage to csamford@auroraconcepts.net 
*If any insurance other than Aetna is not verified before the date of service we can not guarantee coverage and you may receive a bill.  All insurance must be sent in no later than January 14 for verification.  
Labs are $65 if one DOES NOT HAVE insurance coverage.


Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am

11:00am

201. EduSmart
Limited Capacity filling up

Math/Science teachers in Grades 3-5.  This session is geared primarily toward math/science teachers.  Each attendee will need to bring, or have access to, their TEKS and a year-at-a- glance (ie. a layout of their curriculum over the course of a year).  Issues to address include: The need to build lessons within the program and for centers; Is there a way to get grades from using the program?; Is it or can it be accessed via Clever?

Speakers
avatar for Robin Collmorgen

Robin Collmorgen

Library Media Specialist, Bonner Elementary
GM

Glenda Merrell

Teacher, Bonner Elementary


Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Rm 306 (K. Roberts)

11:00am

Sim Man 3G
Limited Capacity seats available

SIM MAN is a intricate part of the nursing program at HISD.     Participants will have the opportunity to preview interactive capabilities of SIM MAN programs, participate as a student, and learn how to facilitate the programs in a classroom setting. 

Speakers
avatar for Meredith Stanford

Meredith Stanford

Teacher, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Health Science Building

11:00am

Early Childhood Sensory
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Make sensory toys and demonstrate how to use them in the early childhood classroom.  

Speakers
avatar for Jenny Capps

Jenny Capps

PPCD Teacher, Hudson ISD
I am a Special Education teacher at Peavy Primary. I teach self-contained 3-7 year old children.


Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Peavy Primary (Rm. 45)

11:00am

202. Microsoft Office (Part 2)
Limited Capacity filling up

Mandatory session for specific audience:
Immersive Reader, OneNote, TEAMS.......solving the problem of individualized testing

Attendees:  Kristy Adams, Shane Tobias, Holly Frankens, Jennifer Douglas, Tristen Henson, Tabitha Dixon, Kristen Hines, Lee Ann Stephens, Shanna Carriere, Alma Richson , Griselda Herrera , Kara Largent, Douglas Hines , Wade Fitzgerald , Jeffrey Brantner , Leslie March



Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Rm 215 (Physics Lab)

11:00am

203. GOOSE CHASE Scavenger Hunts
Limited Capacity seats available

All participants will leave session with a
1. FREE account
2. Knowledge on how to create activities
3. Knowledge on how to distribute to students
4. How to easily evaluate results
5. First activity completed and ready to use

Bring your ideas for scavenger type student review, intro activity for unit, etc. 

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Rm 106 - Largent

11:00am

204. Gradebook Tips & Tricks
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
RW

Richard Wagner

HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Rm 311 (Phillips)

11:00am

205. TextBook Adoption - ELAR Grades 1-5
Limited Capacity filling up

Mandatory session for indicated subject and grade levels

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Approximately 40 teachers.


Speakers
LJ

Lisa Jeffrey

Assistant Superintendent, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
MS Building 12 Room 810

11:00am

206. Google Classroom
Limited Capacity seats available

The basics of Google Classroom--creating classes, tips for making and organizing assignments and grading within Classroom. 

Speakers
MW

Monica Weeks

Teacher, Hudson MS


Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Rm 308 (Jackson)

11:00am

207. Microsoft 365 and Office Lens
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Suggested for ALL HIGH SCHOOL  and MIDDLE SCHOOL Staff:
All HISD teachers and students can now have access to both Google G-Suites  and also Microsoft's Office 365.  The district has no plans for discontinuing all the Google stuff we have incorporated.   Office 365 is just another layer of opportunities that one can choose to implement.

Come learn about the possibilities. 



Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Rm 303 (Ratcliff)

11:00am

208. Flight Simulator (YES we are teaching kids to fly)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

MAXIMUM per session 5:
Learn what all the buzz is about.  Come experience the hands-on thrill of flight in Hudson's very own flight simulator.

*It's okay if you just want to watch and observe.  

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Simulator room in Building 1

11:00am

11:00am

TI 84 Color Graphing Calculators
Limited Capacity seats available

Double Session - Please sign up for both time slots. 

Monday January 21, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
Rm 212 (M. Craft)

12:00pm

300. Lunch (2nd Lunch)
Mexican Casserole
Chips with Salsa and Sour Cream

Southwest Salad
Creamy Poblano Soup

Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting           or            White Cake with Almond Buttercream

Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
HS Cafeteria

12:00pm

301. Free Range Teaching
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you have a surface or laptop?   Eliminate the hassle of having to be connected to project through your data projector.   Now you can move around the room, project, and interact with students ALL AT THE SAME TIME.

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Rm 209 (Oliver)

12:00pm

Faculty LABs
Limited Capacity seats available

Faculty may go to our website:   www.auroraconcepts.net and click on the school login in the right upper corner.  Once they click on their school, the guest password is:  AC2018

Register and select the items you wish to receive.  Please fill out and bring the attached Faculty Consent Form and a front/back copy of their insurance card.      

Questions, please email Crystal Samford at csamford@auroraconcepts.net or call 936-598-3296.  

If you ARE NOT covered with  Aetna insurance, please fax (936-598-9208) or email a front/back copy of their insurance card with their DOB for verification of coverage to csamford@auroraconcepts.net 
*If any insurance other than Aetna is not verified before the date of service we can not guarantee coverage and you may receive a bill.  All insurance must be sent in no later than January 14 for verification.  
Labs are $65 if one DOES NOT HAVE insurance coverage.


Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm

12:00pm

302. Online Testing with DMAC
Limited Capacity seats available

Take control of student assessments.   TAG, TEKSCORE and Online Assessment means NO MORE SCANTRONS.    DMAC provides all the tools and integration is complete.



Speakers
MG

Marcia Griffin

Teacher, Hudson Middle School


Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Rm 207 (Rosser)

12:00pm

303. EXAMVIEW
Limited Capacity seats available

Create exams that can be easily modified for different populations with just a few simple clicks.
Create multiple versions of the same assessment, with one simple click.  
Creating assessments has never been easier. 


Speakers
MR

Martha Robbins

Teacher, Hudson HS


Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Rm 226 (Robbins)

12:00pm

304. Nearpod
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
KD

Kelli Davis

Teacher, Hudson MS


Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Rm 305 (Swan)

12:00pm

305. TextBook Adoption - ELAR Grade K
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Mandatory session for indicated subject and grade levels

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Approximately 10 teachers.


Speakers
LJ

Lisa Jeffrey

Assistant Superintendent, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
MS Building 12 Room 810

12:00pm

306. CLEVER & Discovery Ed .
Limited Capacity filling up

Speakers
avatar for Ginger Dykes

Ginger Dykes

Teacher, Hudson ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Rm 315 (Gowin)

12:00pm

307. Math Applications
Limited Capacity seats available

IXL, Prodigy, Xtra Math....all are great programs to increase student's understanding of concepts and principles.   Come learn how to take Math achievement to the next level. 

Speakers
avatar for Stephen Matheny

Stephen Matheny

6th Grade Math and 3D Design, Hudson Middle School


Monday January 21, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Rm 307 (Allen)

1:00pm

401. Threat Assessment Training (Part 1)
Limited Capacity filling up

Double Session - Required for principals, asst. principals, and counselors 
There will be some upcoming changes regarding the process for conducting threat assessments.  Only a few key things have changed but everyone must be up-to-date on threat assessments and leading an investigative team.  

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 206 (Howatt)

1:00pm

Welding (Ag Dept. )
Limited Capacity filling up

Overview of Welding curriculum.


Speakers
TE

Ted Eddins

Teacher


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Ag Classroom

1:00pm

402. Innovation 101 Part 1
Limited Capacity filling up

Have an idea?  Need time to be creative?  Want to talk work one-on-one with media specialist to develop your idea?   This session is for you.  Bring your ideas, lesson plans, resources, etc.  Come prepared to be innovative and creative.  Participants will be provided with assistance as needed to develop classroom activity, flipped lesson, etc.  Anyone participating in this session must also register for Innovation Part 2.

Pre-registration/approval by Mrs. Meisel required.  Use this link to register.


Moderators
Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
HS Media Center Lab

1:00pm

403. AVER Document Camera
Limited Capacity filling up

ELMO on Steroids.
 (3 Document Cameras will be given away during FINAL Session, remember to drop you cards in the appropriate container during the lunch break. )
Most document cameras now provide an easy way to deliver instruction and record instruction at the same time.  MP4 files can be posted on webpage or shared with students who are absent because of sickness, fieldtrip, athletic activity, etc.  
Math problems can be demonstrated step-by-step; science concepts can be drawn out and explanations added, etc.   The possibilities are endless. 

Speakers
MD

Matt Daniel

HDOT Technician, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 313 (Lamon)

1:00pm

Faculty LABs
Limited Capacity seats available

Faculty may go to our website:   www.auroraconcepts.net and click on the school login in the right upper corner.  Once they click on their school, the guest password is:  AC2018

Register and select the items you wish to receive.  Please fill out and bring the attached Faculty Consent Form and a front/back copy of their insurance card.      

Questions, please email Crystal Samford at csamford@auroraconcepts.net or call 936-598-3296.  

If you ARE NOT covered with  Aetna insurance, please fax (936-598-9208) or email a front/back copy of their insurance card with their DOB for verification of coverage to csamford@auroraconcepts.net 
*If any insurance other than Aetna is not verified before the date of service we can not guarantee coverage and you may receive a bill.  All insurance must be sent in no later than January 14 for verification.  
Labs are $65 if one DOES NOT HAVE insurance coverage.


Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm

1:00pm

404. Implementing Plickers in the Elementary Classroom
Limited Capacity seats available

This session is for elementary teachers who already know Plickers and would like help creating quizzes with Plickers.   Teachers of all subjects in grades 3-5 are welcome.  Attendees will need to bring Treasures vocabulary definitions or math problems for the third nine weeks (or any other materials you would like to use in a quiz for the 3rd nine weeks), a laptop for each person.  Each attendee will create at least five interactive vocabulary or math reviews to be accessible for the grade level.  Plickers is recommended for ESL instruction. 

Speakers
AE

Alexa Evans

Teacher, Bonner Elementary


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Bonner - Room 28

1:00pm

405. TAG (DMAC Test Generator)
Limited Capacity filling up

This session is for preparing for the third nine weeks test using the test making program via DMAC. Each attendee will need to bring the year-at-a- glance for their subject matter and their DMAC login.  Math team needs to know TEKS up until the end of the third nine weeks.  Each grade level AND subject will need to have access to one computer (will work through one as a group).  ELA will need passages to go with the questions and be familiar with the lexile ranges for the third nine weeks. 

Speakers
HJ

Hope Johnson

Teacher, Bonner Elementary
BM

Brittny Myers

Teacher, Bonner Elementary


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Bonner - Room 32

1:00pm

EKG
Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will have the opportunity to preview programs, participate as a student, and learn how to facilitate the programs in a classroom setting.

Speakers
avatar for Meredith Stanford

Meredith Stanford

Teacher, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Health Science Building

1:00pm

406. 1st and 2nd Grade Reading Instruction
Limited Capacity filling up

Discuss how to group students for small reading groups and specific instruction techniques.

Speakers
avatar for Julie Reynolds

Julie Reynolds

Reading Specialist, District


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Peavy Primary (Rm. 43)

1:00pm

407. Competency Assistance
Limited Capacity seats available

Assistance for competency level completion

Speakers
RB

Renea Bufkin

Media Specialist, Peavy Primary


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Peavy Primary (Library Computer Lab)

1:00pm

Early Childhood Fine Motor
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Strategies will be demonstrated on ways to increase fine motor skills in the early childhood classroom.

Speakers
avatar for Amy Cryer

Amy Cryer

Pre-K Teacher, Peavy Primary


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Peavy Primary (Rm. 3)

1:00pm

Empowering Writers (Kindergarten)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Empowering Writers in the kindergarten classroom

Speakers
avatar for Kim Feaster

Kim Feaster

Kindergarten Teacher, Peavy Primary


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Peavy Primary (Rm. 21)

1:00pm

408. Microsoft Office (Part 3)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Mandatory session for specific audience:
Immersive Reader, OneNote, TEAMS.......solving the problem of individualized testing

Attendees:  Kristy Adams, Shane Tobias, Holly Frankens, Jennifer Douglas, Tristen Henson, Tabitha Dixon, Kristen Hines, Lee Ann Stephens, Shanna Carriere, Alma Richson , Griselda Herrera , Kara Largent, Douglas Hines , Wade Fitzgerald , Jeffrey Brantner , Leslie March



Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 215 (Physics Lab)

1:00pm

409. Assessments in Skyward
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 311 (Phillips)

1:00pm

410. GIMKIT & Quizlet
Limited Capacity filling up

Speakers
KD

Kelli Davis

Teacher, Hudson MS


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 315 (Gowin)

1:00pm

411. Google Classroom
Limited Capacity filling up

Speakers
MW

Monica Weeks

Teacher, Hudson MS


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 308 (Jackson)

1:00pm

412. Microsoft 365 and Office Lens
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Suggested for ALL HIGH SCHOOL  and MIDDLE SCHOOL Staff:
All HISD teachers and students can now have access to both Google G-Suites  and also Microsoft's Office 365.  The district has no plans for discontinuing all the Google stuff we have incorporated.   Office 365 is just another layer of opportunities that one can choose to implement.

Come learn about the possibilities. 



Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 303 (Ratcliff)

1:00pm

413. Flight Simulator (YES we are teaching kids to fly)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

MAXIMUM per session 5:
Learn what all the buzz is about.  Come experience the hands-on thrill of flight in Hudson's very own flight simulator.

*It's okay if you just want to watch and observe.  

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Simulator room in Building 1

1:00pm

414. Pearson online
Limited Capacity seats available

Pearson online

Speakers
avatar for Stephen Matheny

Stephen Matheny

6th Grade Math and 3D Design, Hudson Middle School


Monday January 21, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Rm 307 (Allen)

2:00pm

3D Pens
Limited Capacity seats available

Grades 1-5 only.  Come to this session to see and learn about 3D Pens.  You will get to see what a 3D pen is, and have an opportunity to use a 3D pen. 

Speakers
avatar for Robin Collmorgen

Robin Collmorgen

Library Media Specialist, Bonner Elementary


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm

2:00pm

Welding (Part 2) (Ag Dept. )
Limited Capacity filling up

Speakers
TE

Ted Eddins

Teacher


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Ag Classroom

2:00pm

500. Threat Assessment Training (Part 2)
Limited Capacity filling up

Double Session - Required for principals, asst. principals, and counselors 
There will be some upcoming changes regarding the process for conducting threat assessments.  Only a few key things have changed but everyone must be up-to-date on threat assessments and leading an investigative team.  

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Rm 206 (Howatt)

2:00pm

501. Video Assignments in Google Classroom
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

Students can submit video assignments via Google Classroom.   Come learn how to assign, encourage creativity, collect and evaluate student created video productions. 

Speakers
KA

Kristin Adams

Teacher, Hudson HS


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Rm 316 (K. Adams)

2:00pm

502. Innovation 101 Part 2
Limited Capacity seats available

Have an idea?  Need time to be creative?  Want to talk work one-on-one with media specialist to develop your idea?   This session is for you.  Bring your ideas, lesson plans, resources, etc.  Come prepared to be innovative and creative.  Participants will be provided with assistance as needed to develop classroom activity, flipped lesson, etc.  

Pre-registration/approval required. Participants must also be registered for Part 1.  Use the link in part one registration window to complete the required registration form.

Moderators
Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
HS Media Center Lab

2:00pm

503. Google Forms
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MW

Monica Weeks

Teacher, Hudson MS


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Rm 308 (Jackson)

2:00pm

Faculty LABs
Limited Capacity seats available

Faculty may go to our website:   www.auroraconcepts.net and click on the school login in the right upper corner.  Once they click on their school, the guest password is:  AC2018

Register and select the items you wish to receive.  Please fill out and bring the attached Faculty Consent Form and a front/back copy of their insurance card.      

Questions, please email Crystal Samford at csamford@auroraconcepts.net or call 936-598-3296.  

If you ARE NOT covered with  Aetna insurance, please fax (936-598-9208) or email a front/back copy of their insurance card with their DOB for verification of coverage to csamford@auroraconcepts.net 
*If any insurance other than Aetna is not verified before the date of service we can not guarantee coverage and you may receive a bill.  All insurance must be sent in no later than January 14 for verification.  
Labs are $65 if one DOES NOT HAVE insurance coverage.


Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm

2:00pm

504. Digital Read Works (4th Grade ELA)
Limited Capacity filling up

4th Grade ELA teachers will learn about the features within Digital Read Works.  Teachers will have the opportunity to get their classes set up into the program.

Speakers
RC

Robyn Cullen

Teacher, Bonner Elementary


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Bonner - Room 3

2:00pm

505. Quizizz
Limited Capacity filling up

This session is for teachers in Grades 3-5, all subjects.  Attendees will need to bring any materials needed in order to create a review on the current TEKS or concepts as well as a laptop or iPad. Each teacher will have two to three quizzes completed by the end of the session that can be shared in a link via message, email, Twitter etc. Facilitators will instruct on how to create, search, share, and assign as homework in Google Classroom.   (Digibadge qualifying program.)

Speakers
CB

Cindy Bowers

Teacher, Bonner Elementary
BD

Brook Durham

Teacher, Bonner Elementary
MH

Matt Haas

Teacher, Bonner Elementary


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Bonner - Room 44

2:00pm

AutoClave
Limited Capacity seats available

Participants will have the opportunity to preview educational / instructional opportunities afforded by use of autoclave, participate as a student, and learn how to facilitate the programs in a classroom setting.

Speakers
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Meredith Stanford

Teacher, HUDSON ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Health Science Building

2:00pm

103. Apps for the Primary Classroom
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

How to use Kahoot, Seesaw and Plickers in a primary classroom.

Speakers
KH

Karrah Hernandez

1st Grade Teacher, Peavy Primary


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Peavy Primary (Rm. 25)

2:00pm

506. Kindergarten Reading Instruction
Limited Capacity seats available

Discuss how to group students for small reading groups and specific instruction techniques.

Speakers
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Julie Reynolds

Reading Specialist, District


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Peavy Primary (Rm. 43)

2:00pm

508. DMAC Data and Reports
Limited Capacity filling up

DMAC reports can provide much of  the data needed to guide instruction and curriculum decisions.
Come see how easy it is to generate the information you need. 

Speakers
avatar for Ginger Dykes

Ginger Dykes

Teacher, Hudson ISD


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Rm 315 (Gowin)

2:00pm

509. Microsoft Office (Part 4)
Limited Capacity filling up

Mandatory session for specific audience:
Immersive Reader, OneNote, TEAMS.......solving the problem of individualized testing

Attendees:  Kristy Adams, Shane Tobias, Holly Frankens, Jennifer Douglas, Tristen Henson, Tabitha Dixon, Kristen Hines, Lee Ann Stephens, Shanna Carriere, Alma Richson , Griselda Herrera , Kara Largent, Douglas Hines , Wade Fitzgerald , Jeffrey Brantner , Leslie March



Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Rm 215 (Physics Lab)

2:00pm

510. Teacher Insight (Advance Features)
Limited Capacity filling up

Monitoring student activity on computers is just the tip of the iceberg.   Come learn about the many interactive features that Insight has to offer.   Leave revitalized and ready to interact. 

Speakers
avatar for Stephen Matheny

Stephen Matheny

6th Grade Math and 3D Design, Hudson Middle School


Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Rm 307 (Allen)

2:00pm

511. Microsoft 365 and Office Lens
Limited Capacity seats available

Session Suggested for ALL HIGH SCHOOL  and MIDDLE SCHOOL Staff:
All HISD teachers and students can now have access to both Google G-Suites  and also Microsoft's Office 365.  The district has no plans for discontinuing all the Google stuff we have incorporated.   Office 365 is just another layer of opportunities that one can choose to implement.

Come learn about the possibilities. 



Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Rm 303 (Ratcliff)

2:00pm

512. Flight Simulator (YES we are teaching kids to fly)
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

MAXIMUM per session 5:
Learn what all the buzz is about.  Come experience the hands-on thrill of flight in Hudson's very own flight simulator.

*It's okay if you just want to watch and observe.  

Speakers

Monday January 21, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Simulator room in Building 1

3:00pm

Closing Session
Feedback form is now closed.

Thank you to presenters and drawing for Presenter Awards

Drawings for Competency Levels and Digibadges

Evaluations Form

Certificate Request


Monday January 21, 2019 3:00pm - 3:20pm
Auditorium