Evernote for Schools: Creating Portfolios Workshop
Thursday, August 23, 2012 from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
Are you interested in starting your students down a path to a lifetime of learning? Join us for our workshop to learn all about Evernote for portfolios.
Interested in learning how to start your students down a path of lifetime of learning with Evernote? Attend this special event for a hands on, interactive demonstration of how your students can use Evernote to create, collect and collaborate as they build their portfolios. We'll present live demonstrations, interactive activites and provide hands on training with Evernote and the entire family of apps. Giveaways and raffles will take place throughout the day.
Learn From The Experts
Rob van Nood will lead a presntation on how to implement digital portfolios with your students in your class, school or district. Rob is a teacher at Trillium Charter School in Portland. He was featured in Education Week (E-Portfolios Evolve Thanks to Web 2.0 Tools) and has been working to develop online portfolios with students in private schools, traditional public schools and public charter schools for the past 15 years. He has been chronicling and speaking about his journey using Evernote for Portfolios on his blog (Evernote for Portfolios). He'll share the story of how he found, assessed and ultimately implemented Evernote with his students and the results of his program. He'll share tips and best practices he's learned along the way.
Bill Stites and Reshan Richards of the Montclair Kimberley Academy will also be presenting how they are using Evernote in a 1:1 environment for their students portfolios.
Livescribe will be there as well showing how to make use of how their Livescribe Smartpens can be used to capture memories into your students portfolios. They'll also be giving a way a few of their pens to lucky attendees.
- Date: August 23, 2012
- Time: 9:30- *2:30 PM Lunch will be served
- Location: The Intercontinental San Francisco
The final agenda and schedule will be posted as the date gets closer. Here's a list of topics and segments you can expect.
- General Overview of Evernote
- Create, Collect, Collaborate with Evernote
- Group activity
- Rob Van Nood: The story of using Evernote for portfolios at my school
- Evernote for BYOD
Please create an Evernote account ahead of the workshop and be sure to bring along all your devices (laptops, tablets, and phones) so you can follow along and participate in activities.
When & Where
Evernote helps millions worldwide remember anything and everything that happens in their lives. Use Evernote to take notes, save interesting web pages, create to-dos and shopping lists, attach images and PDFs, and so much more. Then, watch as it all instantly synchronizes from your computer to your smartphone, tablet and the Web, allowing you to find your memories at any time from anywhere.