THE Journal Webinars / Webcasts

Free K-12 technology-in-the-classroom webcasts / webinars from our sponsors.

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Upcoming

3D Printing: From Classroom Applications to the International Space Station

In the technological world that we live in, we have many choices when it comes to the equipment that we can use to complete a task. As teachers of technology, we must consider all our options. 3D printing is becoming more and more mainstream. Join this webcast to learn how this tool has become an integral part of the NASA HUNCH (High Schools United with NASA to Create Hardware) Program which allows students to develop an experiment for testing on the ISS (International Space Station) using a Dimension 3D printer.

Date: 04/29/14

Time: 12:00PM


On Demand

Engaging with the Local Community through Google at St. Albans City School

In this webcast, hear directly from the Innovation Specialist at St. Albans City School in Vermont about how they use Google Apps for Education to transform learning and engage with the local community. From their early days as a Google Apps for Education school, St. Albans worked on creative projects using Google Tools to improve their town. With Google Maps and Google Earth, students at St. Albans plotted street light locations in the city in an effort to improve security. Today, students at St. Albans continue to work on a variety of projects through Google Apps for Education, such as improving local trails. Attend this webcast to learn how St. Albans uses Google Apps as an integral part of their project-based learning curriculum.


Is your Wi-Fi Network Ready for Online Testing?

2014 will be the year of digital assessments. As the fall deadline for Common Core testing approaches, school districts need to make sure that their network can handle the deluge of devices and traffic this will create. Get a game plan for putting your network in order. Join our webcast on February 20 when Jeffrey Jennings, SLED Contracts/E-rate Manager at Xirrus, will talk with THE Journal about what schools need to do to.


Del Mar Union School District Drives Student Success with Chromebooks

Preparing today's students for academic success means putting the right technology tools into their hands—tools that support curriculum and foster self-directed learning. Learn how to drive achievement in your district with Chromebooks. Join us February 12 to hear Michael Casey, director of technology at Del Mar Union School District (DMUSD) in San Diego, discuss how his district is using Chromebooks to support its writing curriculum and the Common Core State Standards.


Going 1:1 with Google in Education at Hillsborough Township Public Schools

In this webcast, you will hear directly from educators at Hillsborough Township Public Schools in New Jersey about how they have gone 1:1 with Google in Education solutions across their District. The District is committed to providing a superior education for all its students, to build their passion for learning and prepare them for their future careers.


Building a Classroom for the Future: The Power of Integration and Collaboration

Technology is playing a significant role in the changing landscape of education and the classroom environment. Distance learning, collaboration, mobility, digitized curriculums and other trends are being driven by a marriage of new and existing technologies. This webinar will report on the major technology trends in K-12 education, and how savvy educators and IT professionals can harness emerging technology and its capabilities to build better classrooms – to include interactive displays, projectors, tablets, cameras and other video elements.