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LTC Event Schedule

The Learning Technology Center offers a variety of online courses, focusing on educational technology trends and best practices in a format that fits educators’ busy schedules. From self-paced to guided learning, educators learn practical skills to begin implementing in their classrooms immediately.

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Get Started with Microsoft OneNote for Education

Mon. December 12, 2022 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am | Free
Online IL

Whether in the classroom or in the workplace, organizational skills are an absolute must-have. One handy Microsoft app can help students foster those skills during every lesson and project. With Microsoft OneNote for Education, sharpening organization skills has never been easier. OneNote Class Notebook includes a personal workspace for every student, a content library for […]

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

School Law Update: What’s New and Noteworthy in Data Privacy, SOPPA & Tech

Wed. December 14, 2022 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Free
Online IL

Join Attorney Brandon K. Wright of Miller, Tracy, Braun, Funk & Miller, Ltd. as he answers and discusses your legal questions surrounding data privacy in schools, including SOPPA and related mandates. Brandon will also set aside time to discuss other relevant legal issues involving school technology and social media use. Illinois educators who attend live […]

Brandon Wright
Brandon Wright
Attorney, Miller, Tracy, Braun, Funk & Miller Ltd.

Assignments and Assessments in Microsoft Teams for Education

Mon. January 9, 2023 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am | Free
Online IL

With Assignments and Grades in Microsoft Teams for Education, educators can efficiently assign task and assess quizzes all from a single team-based interface. Join us for live walkthrough of everything Microsoft Teams can do to make day-to-day school work a breeze.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

Assignments and Assessments in Microsoft Teams for Education

Mon. January 16, 2023 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am | Free
Online IL

With Assignments and Grades in Microsoft Teams for Education, educators can efficiently assign task and assess quizzes all from a single team-based interface. Join us for live walkthrough of everything Microsoft Teams can do to make day-to-day school work a breeze.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

Cultivating a Culture of Student Data Privacy

Wed. January 18, 2023 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Free
Online IL

Educational staff have access to monumental amounts of student data. In this webinar, we'll explore why that matters, and how district and building-level staff can work together to cultivate an understanding of, and commitment to, student data privacy. Hosted by a student data privacy expert, participants will be polled, asked to reflect on current technologies, […]

Alicia Duell
Alicia Duell
Director of Technology & Information Services , Wheeling CCSD21

Engaging Students with EdPuzzle

Wed. February 1, 2023 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Free
Online IL

Are you still wondering how to regain your students' attention after winter break? Are you trying to find ways to increase knowledge retention and improve homework completion? EdPuzzle is a great tool that can help keep students engaged, hold them accountable, and allow them to learn at their own pace. Come see how for yourself! […]

Courtney Warren
Courtney Warren
School Partnerships - Illinois, EdPuzzle

Everyone’s an Influencer: Bring Social Media Influencer Style into your Class

Wed. February 15, 2023 | 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm | Free
Online IL

Do your students want to be influencers or YouTubers? While the influencer lifestyle may look easy and glamorous, the reality is that it's a lot of work that requires real skills to achieve the end product. How do we capture that passion for creating and translate it into our curriculum? More importantly, how can we […]

Ben Sondgeroth
Ben Sondgeroth
Lead Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Northern Illinois, Learning Technology Center

App Smashing with Microsoft 365

Mon. March 13, 2023 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am | Free
Online IL

Searching for new ways to utilize your favorite Microsoft tools? Join us for an interactive demonstration on how to mix and match Office 365 apps with your OneNote class notebooks and create unique digital learning experiences for your students.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

App Smashing with Microsoft 365

Tue. March 14, 2023 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am | Free
Online IL

Searching for new ways to utilize your favorite Microsoft tools? Join us for an interactive demonstration on how to mix and match Office 365 apps with your OneNote class notebooks and create unique digital learning experiences for your students.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft

Teaching with Minecraft: Education Edition

Fri. April 7, 2023 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am | Free
Online IL

Is there a place for Minecraft: Education Edition in your classroom? You can bet a diamond pickaxe on it! Join us for a crash course on using this game-based learning platform, including a navigation tutorial and a look at some of game's accessibility features and pre-made lesson plans.

Microsoft Education
Microsoft Education
Global Training Partner, Microsoft