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Saturday, March 11 • 1:15pm - 3:15pm
ReCharge Your Classroom with YouTube & Screencasts
Students today are surrounded by a media rich environment and there’s a lot of great content at our fingertips. Ever wonder what instructional strategies work best for working with media and students in the classroom? Got great playlists of instructional YouTube videos? We’ll explore a variety of ways to design appropriate media rich lessons and activities using YouTube. Set up and customize your YouTube Channel, organize your playlists, subscribe to awesome EDU channels, and explore the YouTube Editor. Plus, take it to the next level, and create your own content with a Chrome App called Screencastify!  

Workshop Outcomes
  • Experience YouTube lessons & activities as a student and create as a teacher.
  • Explore a variety of instructional strategies for using YouTube media.
  • Set up, customize and create your own YouTube channel.
  • Learn the basics of creating original screencasts using Screencastify.
Session Resources

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Dan McDowell

Director of Learning and Innovation, Grossmont UHSD
Dan is the Director of Instructional Technology for the Grossmont Union High School District. He spent 18 years in the classroom as a history and photography teacher at West Hills HS. In 2008, he was selected as a district teacher of the year. Dan serves as an educational technology... Read More →

Saturday March 11, 2017 1:15pm - 3:15pm PST
Room 501