Super Duper Story Maker App

Super Duper Story Maker App!

With Super Duper StoryMaker, you can create all the picture and photo stories you want and tell them over and over — plus, you can make your own photo albums, special occasion cards, comic books, etc. Educators and parents will love StoryMaker because it helps children practice learning skills, such as reading, sequencing, vocabulary and sentence building, following directions, grammar, storytelling and retelling, interacting with others, and more.

 

 

WWF Together App

WWF Together App!

WWF Together brings you closer to amazing and endangered species than you ever could have imagined, letting you discover their lives and the work WWF does for them. Try out “tiger vision,” flap your wings like a migrating butterfly, and chop the panda’s bamboo. As part of each story, you’ll get to bring an animal into your world by taking a selfie with its origami or placing it in a scene.

NASA App

NASA App!

 

Come explore with NASA and discover the latest images, videos, mission information, news, feature stories, tweets, NASA TV and featured content with the NASA App.

 

Post It Note App

Post It Note App!

The Post-it® Plus App takes the momentum from your collaboration sessions and keeps it rolling. Simply capture your notes, organize and share with everyone. That way your great ideas don’t stop when the meeting ends.

 

STEAM Pilot – Educators Exploring the Possibilities!

During the 2015-2016 school year educators have explored STEAM Technologies such as Hummingbird Robotics, Scratch and Snap Coding, and littleBits Robotics through a 5 week pilot. During the pilot theory, integration, lessons, and hands on experiences allowed for participants to fully understand how STEAM can fit in any learning environment and truly engage students.

After their participation in the STEAM Pilots many have taking what they have learned and brought it to the library and classroom.

 

STEAM Bootcamps will held this summer at Monroe #1 BOCES Technology Services.

 

Highlight Videos!

 

Take a look at the awesome examples!

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littleBits Library Club

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2nd Annual Student Technology Conference!

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The second annual Student Technology Conference, a free one-day online event bringing together students, educators and innovators from around the world, will be held Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 9 Am to 9 Pm EST. All are invited to attend!

The Student Technology Conference provides an international forum for the presentation, discussion and sharing of educational technology in schools and other academic settings. This conference, by students in grades 6-12 as well as colleges and universities and for all, is committed to:

  • Fostering a better understanding of how students use technology in education and to engage students, teachers and administrators in a conversation about technology.

  • Assisting teachers and administrators in understanding how students use technology both in and out of the classroom.

  • Strengthening the relationship between students, teachers and administrators about technology in the curriculum.

Last year’s conference featured more than twenty general sessions and four keynote addresses from all over the world with over 500 participants!

 

For more information such as registration and submitting an RFP, please visit Monroe #1 BOCES Professional Learning