Personalized Learning

Epic Academy starts March 1st!

Epic Academy: Personalized PD for Your School March 1-13, 2017 Imagine a personalized professional development program in your school or district that helps teachers engage with the latest topics based on their own needs and interests. Join Lucas Gillispie, Director of Academic and Digital Learning for Surry County Schools in North Carolina, and creator of Epic Academy, a quest-based professional development program in North Carolina where teachers throughout the state are questing and connecting around such topics as how to use YouTube in the Classroom, Being a Connected Educator, the SAMR tech integration model and more. Hear about his success and challenges, and get tools and strategies for starting a personalized professional development program in your school or district! Play quests anytime at your own pace Attend optional synchronous events Fully facilitated by Lucas Gillispie Lucas is a passionate gamer and educator exploring the intersection of games and learning. He is the creator of the WoWinSchool Project, exploring the educational potential of online games like World of Warcraft with middle schoolers, was one of the earliest pioneers to bring Minecraft into classrooms, and is working to build game-inspired professional development for teachers in his district through his EPIC Academy program. Legendary educators can participate in Epic Academy at no cost, or...

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New 2017 workshops and features in Rezzly!

Hello friends! We’re excited to announce a new series of teacher workshops and platform features in Rezzly for 2017! TEACHER WORKSHOPS Check out our new facilitated Teacher Camps, starting in February with Google Classroom & Tech Integration hosted by guild officer Mark Suter, Henry Ford Innovator Teacher of the Year!  Some of our workshops include: Epic Academy: Create personalized professional development for your school or district Play This, Learn That: Learn to add commercial video games to your classroom curriculum Exploring Personalized Learning: how to empower students by creating ownership of their own learning Edupreneurs in the Classroom: starting a classroom business with students as entrepreneurs and innovators Minecraft for Teachers: It’s back! Join Lucas Gillispie to explore how to start a Minecraft program in your class or school Coding for Everyone: Computer science that is fun and keeps everyone engaged Social Media for Teachers: Start or add to your personalized learning network, and learn to use social media in the classroom **All Rezzly Legendary accounts get free access to our workshops, found inside the Quest Armory. Hope to see you there! NEW PLATFORM FEATURES We’re ramping up development in 2017 and currently working on single sign-on with Google and Canvas (LTI). Before summer arrives, you’ll also see a new avatar creator,...

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