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Welcome to the schedule site for the OCCUE 2019 Tech Fest set to be held at our beautiful host site, Newport Harbor High School, Saturday, February 2, 2019!

We’re looking forward to an exciting event. Should you have any questions, or need any information, please visit our website at occue.org

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Saturday, February 2
 

7:30am

Alludo
Join OCCUE Game On and get your Game On!! OCCUE.alludolearning.com is available to play all day. Complete activities while you engage in the tech fest in a whole new way!

Complete each mission and earn a raffle ticket. Complete all three missions and earn the OCCUE Lead Learner Badge and THREE raffle tickets!

Good luck and Game On!

Speakers
avatar for Julia Francis

Julia Francis

Sales and Program Management, Alludo Learning
Julia Francis has 20+ years of technology services and business consulting experience including 15 years of serving and partnering with K12 districts & Higher-Ed institutes. Julia recently completed a 3-year appointment with the University of Washington where she lead online curriculum... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 7:30am - 8:00am
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

7:30am

Registration
Saturday February 2, 2019 7:30am - 8:00am
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

8:15am

Welcome and Opening
Join us in the Newport Harbor High School Auditorium as we kick off the OCCUE Tech Fest 2019!!

Saturday February 2, 2019 8:15am - 8:30am
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

8:30am

OCCUE Tech Fest 2019 Keynote Address
Speakers
avatar for Jon Corippo

Jon Corippo

Executive Director, CUE
Jon Corippo is the Executive Director of CUE. Jon calls himself a "foot soldier in the war against ignorance". Over the last 22 years, Jon has experience in the K-8 and 9-12 classroom and administrative leadership role. Jon has created exciting professional development opportunities... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 8:30am - 9:15am
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

9:15am

Sponsor Showcase - Session 1
Saturday February 2, 2019 9:15am - 9:45am
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

Coding Deep Dive: Moving from blocks to text
In this hands-on session, attendees will learn about resources, including Code.org and Scratch, to introduce and teach block coding as well see how Codesters' drag-to-text toolkit and project-based curriculum leverages best practices to help you bring powerful coding instruction to your upper elementary and middle school students. Attendees will have the knowledge and resources to successfully and confidently implement a coding program at their school.

Speakers
avatar for Matthew Evans

Matthew Evans

Director of Technology Integration, MakerBit
Matthew Evans, M.Ed with a focus on Educational Technology, authorized Google Education Trainer, is an experienced educator, currently teaching prospective educators how to integrate technology in their curriculum at the University of San Diego. He has served as an Educational Technology... Read More →

Exhibitors

Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 151 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

ocMaker Challenge: An Integration Model for Instructional Delivery
Help students hone the skills necessary to thrive in the 4th Industrial age of Automation and A.I. Learn how a maker-based project guides students in using highly defensible skills in the selection, design and production of a product that solves a real world problem within any curricular area.

Speakers
avatar for Paul Weir

Paul Weir

OCDE Coordinator, Career Ed, pweir@ocde.us
A career educator of more than 25 years with a passion for integrating CTE and Core instruction. Serving students in multiple roles with notable positions as High School and Middle School Teacher, High School Principal, Coordinator for Curriculum and Instruction, K-12 Director of... Read More →

Exhibitors
OC

Orange County Department of Education/CTEp

Information regarding the ocMaker Challenge


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 143 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

Creating amazing student projects in WeVideo
Come learn WeVideo, a fun, engaging video editing and presentation program that offers students an option to create amazing personal or collaborative projects that can be tied to any curriculum project. In this hands on session, you can create a short WeVideo project including images, transitions, titles slides and audio. You will also view premium features that come with the WeVideo School Plan so you know what the upgraded version has to offer. Please bring a laptop or chromebook to create a project! http://bit.ly/WeVideoOCCUE19

Speakers
avatar for Christie Darnall

Christie Darnall

Teacher, Corona del Mar MS/HS
Christie Darnall is an Education Technology TOSA for Newport Mesa Unified School District. She has been serving K-12 grade teachers and students to help them learn ways to integrate technology into their curriculum for 15 years. She is passionate about STEM curriculum, particularly... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 142 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

After Keynote Breakout Session with Jon Coriippo
Speakers
avatar for Jon Corippo

Jon Corippo

Executive Director, CUE
Jon Corippo is the Executive Director of CUE. Jon calls himself a "foot soldier in the war against ignorance". Over the last 22 years, Jon has experience in the K-8 and 9-12 classroom and administrative leadership role. Jon has created exciting professional development opportunities... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Media Room (Library) 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

Presentation Tricks and Tips
Explore some of Steve Job's presentation secrets. This session will give you practical tips and tricks that you and your students can use to make presentations more effective and fun.

Speakers

Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 157 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

Beyond Slides: Google Presentations Plus
Tired of the typical Google Slides presentation. See how to use Google Slides for E-books and interactive presentations. Integrate with Google Draw.


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 141 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

Can you hear me, now? Using Seesaw to Support Listening and Speaking Skills
This session will walk teachers through Seesaw, with a focus on Speaking and Listening Skills! Teachers will be given time to try Seesaw as a student, set up their teacher account and be given TONS of samples they can push to their students on Monday!
Link to Presentation: http://www.bit.ly/ELDseesaw 

Speakers
avatar for Melissa Price

Melissa Price

Ed Tech TOSA, Newport-Mesa USD
I want to pinch myself sometimes! This is my third year working with an AMAZING team for NMUSD as an Ed Tech TOSA, and I learn more everyday! As a former teacher of students with Special Needs, I always focus on including ALL learners and making technology lessons all-inclusive!


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 140 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

From Spark to Finish: Using Adobe Spark to Fuel Creativity in Your Students
Everyone is talking about Adobe Apps for Education, the perfect free educational tool where students can create presentations, reports, posters, videos and more. Learn how to combine apps for dynamic book reports and unit projects your students will love.

Speakers
CM

Christine Monge

English Teacher, Diocese of Orange
Christine is an English teacher at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, one of the first schools in the U.S. to have a 1:1 iPad program. She teaches also Film and Television Production and is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Certified Innovator, as well as a Google Level 1... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 149 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

Guiding Responsible Citizens Through the Digital Playground

Are you cultivating responsible citizens for their digital playground? Come see an overview of many resources for teaching digital citizenship topics as well as a glimpse into various implementation methods. Resources from Common Sense Media as well as other websites will be shared for participants to evaluate.

Speakers

Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 154 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

Creating Digital Notebooks Using Desmos Activity Builder
Join us as we customize Desmos to create Digital Notebooks that will spark engagement and meet the needs of your students. Learn how to use the Desmos Activity Builder as a formative assessment tool to create and organize units as well as provide feedback to both teachers and students.

Speakers
AS

Alexis Salazar

Teacher, Saddleback Valley Unified School District
Alexis Salazar is a 10th year math teacher from Mission Viejo. She has taught middle school for 8 years and is in her second year of teaching high school. In addition to being a National Board Certified teacher, Alexis is also the Secondary Representative for the Orange County Math... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 147 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

It’s All About YOU- Personalizing Professional Development
Learn how we are personalizing professional development by offering voice and choice to teachers. Minimize the need for sub days, increase collaboration, and model best practices via a subscription based PD opportunity. You will receive a comprehensive planning guide, a complete sample, participant testimonials.

Speakers
avatar for Kimberly Voge

Kimberly Voge

Educator, Van Buren Elementary
I enjoy helping teachers find new ways to enhance student learning. Many people find safety in paper...and I try to encourage them that they are one click away from success! Tech is full of "happy little accidents" that lead to innovative ways to present material and construct meaning... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 145 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

10:00am

My Journey to Add Student Voice to My Math Class
Attend this session to experience my journey to find creative tools and activities to enable all students to be heard and to amplify their learning.  My slides are at http://bit.ly/OCCUE-TF2019

Speakers
avatar for Myra Deister

Myra Deister

Teacher, Sunny Hills High School
I am a Computer Science and Math Teacher at Sunny Hills High School in Fullerton, CA as well as a Tech TOSA. I serve on the board of CUE and the Education Chapter of the Alumni Association for Cal State Fullerton. I serve as a member of CTA (California Teachers Association) Instructional... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am
NHHS - Room 144 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Agile Ways of Working: Applications for Education
Bio-Medical Devices, Machine Learning, Self-Driving Cars....

These are just a few of the types of products being developed using Agile ways of working.

In this session, we will discuss and simulate some of the practices within Agile product development and explore how they might apply to education. 

These industry practices build hi-tech career readiness and can be applied to maker spaces, coding projects, project-based learning, student video production, team-building. 

"Agile" is an umbrella term that refers to team management and product development practices that lend themselves to adapting quickly to change and delivering value early.

While Agility has its roots in the software development industry, it is being applied in a variety of contexts including filmmaking, finance, nutrition, and education.

Resources
Agile in Education
The Agile Classroom
Agile - In Education (agile42)
Agile Schools

Speakers
avatar for Cliff Rosa

Cliff Rosa

Manager and Curator, Distinguished Trainers and Events, cliff@rocketninesolutions.com
Cliff Rosa works for Rocket Nine Solutions, an OC-based Agile training and coaching firm. "Agile" is an umbrella term that refers to team management and product development practices that lend themselves to adapting quickly to change and delivering value early. These software industry... Read More →

Exhibitors
RN

Rocket Nine Solutions

Student Video Production Set up and Training


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Media Room (Library) 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Creativity with OSMO
Learn how to use OSMO in collaborative learning stations to accomplish tasks through the Tangram, Numbers, and Monster Creativity applications. Explore how students can be engaged in discovery and scholarship as they navigate by trial-and-error through coding, drawing, and manipulating shapes.

Speakers
avatar for Truc Huynh

Truc Huynh

Kindergarten Teacher, Saint Polycarp Catholic School
Truc Huynh: OCCUE Seeds Grant Winner Truc Huynh and Katherine Mendenhall are always seeking new and creative ways to integrate technology into the classroom. With a combined seven years of experience at the primary grade level, they seek to engage students in thinking creatively... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 149 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Flipgrid - Give Every Student a Voice
Learn how to use Flipgrid in any classroom. Imagine if you could have students demonstrate a deeper understanding of what they are learning by providing reasoning, explaining, and communicating their understanding of the concepts being learned.
Link to presentation: https://bit.ly/2WoFSKz 

Speakers
avatar for Taryn Flamson

Taryn Flamson

Teacher, Harbor View
6th grade teacher at Harbor View Elementary


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 151 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

So I have robots for my classroom, now what do I do?
Many teachers are wanting to get robotics going or have some robots at their site waiting to be used. This session goes over the details from where to begin, ideas for funding, curriculum, and most importantly how to have fun in your robotics class. Presentation:     bit.ly/2MM4VCJ

Speakers
avatar for Kathryn Saucedo

Kathryn Saucedo

Middle School Math, Science, Technology, and Robotics Teacher, East Whittier City School District
Kathryn has been taking students and placing in competitions such as First Lego League and Rube Goldberg. She has been teaching middle school Math, Science, Technology, and Robotics for over four years. One of her goals is to prepare students for jobs that have not yet been invented... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 143 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

15 Core Apps for English and History Writing
Writing is at the core for both English and history classes. The following 15 iPad apps, Google Extensions, or websites can be used by any English or history teacher. Each tool falls into the following categories: research, organization, writing/feedback, and presentations.

Speakers
avatar for Ryan Easton

Ryan Easton

Teacher/TOSA, Claremont Unified School District
Ryan Easton is a social science teacher and TOSA at Claremont Unified School District. He has taught a variety of social sciences ranging from World and United States History to AP Economics to IB History of the Americas. He became a Google Innovative Teacher in 2012 and has taught... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS -Room 140 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Board Game Design
Explore how board games and game design can deepen student learning. We'll start by taking a look at a few games and will delve into the process and resources used for students to design, develop, and game master their own games.

Speakers
avatar for Kimber Johnston

Kimber Johnston

Director of Technology, The Prentice School
Kimber is the Director of Technology for The Prentice School, a K-8 school specializing in students with learning differences. She has been Technology and STEAM specialist for K-6 schools, and has taught 5th & 6th grade and middle school science. She has her BS in Communication Design... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 147 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

How to Google Like a Pro

No one does research like Google! Let’s teach our students to curate and evaluate information in this digital age. Come learn how to enhance the research experience for your students. Presenters will identify tools that will teach your students about finding reliable sources, citing credit, and other useful search strategies.

Speakers
MP

Matt Payan

Teacher, Santiago High School
Matthew Payan is a Social Science teacher at Santiago High School in the Garden Grove Unified School District. In his fourth year of teaching, Matthew implements technology in his Civics and AP Government and Politics classroom and is in his second year of working with the Blended... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 154 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Interactive Resources with Google Slides
Digital, interactive and no paper required! Are you ready to have your students show what they know through Google Slides? We will show you how to create assessments, activities, templates, thinking maps, task cards, digital choice boards and more! Start using them next week with your students. We will create a digital journal together to use with your students.

Speakers
avatar for Krista Williams

Krista Williams

Teacher, Lincoln
3rd grade teacher, edtech, mentor teacher, PBIS, curriculum author, coffee lover


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 157 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Curiouser and Curiouser!: Adventures in VR/AR for Education
Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality apps and tools are making the classroom experience more immersive and more interactive. This session will introduce educators to some of the available tools they can integrate into their lesson plans. The discussion will address options for different skill levels and various budget levels.

Speakers
avatar for Mark Wakita

Mark Wakita

MS Science/Computer Science Teacher, Red Hill Lutheran School
Mark Wakita is the Middle School Science and Computer Science teacher at Red Hill Lutheran School. His electrical engineering background brings a depth of science and practical application to his science lessons. The fact that he's a bit of a goofball however just makes instruction... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 142 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Three Techniques for Teaching Social Justice
Are you looking for new ways to address tough issues in your classroom? Together we will explore three techniques--360° Video and Images, Podcasts/Audio Resources, and Online Polling Tools. Each of these techniques provide unique perspectives and sensory experiences that can help guide students to their own conclusions when discussion contemporary social justice issues.

Speakers
avatar for Judy Nguyen

Judy Nguyen

Teaching & Learning Consultant, All Covered Education
Judy, Teaching & Learning Consultant for All Covered, has been an educator for over 15 years. She previously taught in a 1:1 laptop environment at Rosary Academy. When Rosary adopted a campus-wide 1:1 laptop program, Judy accepted the position of Director of Educational Technology... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 144 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Weaving Technology Seamlessly Into Your Primary Classroom
No more Paper!! Or less of it anyway! How to incorporate SeeSaw and Green Screen as tools into your teaching toolbox. Students can demonstrate knowledge of a subject matter, and parents can see it as it's happening! These two easy apps will help your students use technology and easy communication with your parents. Come join me and learn how to use and create, with these two great apps.

Speakers
avatar for Erin Harkin

Erin Harkin

Teacher/Second Grade, Orange Unified School District
Erin has been teaching for 9 years. She is currently a Second Grade teacher In Orange Unified School District. Erin has been her school Tech Lead, and is currently her school STEAM Lead. She enjoys learning and sharing with other educators what she has learned.


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 145 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:00am

Amplifying Student Voice with Math + Tech
Redefine your math instruction by using technology including Seesaw, Flipgrid, and more! Learn how to build a student-centered, engaging, and positive mathematics classroom that incorporates 21st century skills. Find out WHY and HOW you can support your learners in becoming mathematicians.

Speakers
avatar for Kirstin Greig

Kirstin Greig

6th Grade Teacher, Capistrano Unified School District
Kirstin Greig is a 4th grade teacher and has presented at regional and national conferences, including CUE, OCCUE, SDCUE, and at UC Irvine. She is the 2018 CUE Emerging Teacher of the Year, a Google Certified Innovator & Trainer, Google Certified Educator Level 2, mentor teacher... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 11:00am - 11:45am
NHHS - Room 141 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

11:45am

Lunch
Saturday February 2, 2019 11:45am - 12:30pm
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

12:30pm

Sponsor Showcase - Session 2
Saturday February 2, 2019 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

3D Printing & Tinkercad for Beginners
In this hands-on session, you will be introduced to 3D technology, how it can be incorporated into your STEAM program, and how to use Tinkercad to build your own 3D designs. Please bring a Chromebook or laptop.

Speakers
avatar for Judy Nguyen

Judy Nguyen

Teaching & Learning Consultant, All Covered Education
Judy, Teaching & Learning Consultant for All Covered, has been an educator for over 15 years. She previously taught in a 1:1 laptop environment at Rosary Academy. When Rosary adopted a campus-wide 1:1 laptop program, Judy accepted the position of Director of Educational Technology... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 144 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Elementary Robotics
Want to incorporate coding and robotics into your STEAM instruction? Explore elementary robotics including Ozobot, Sphero, and BeeBots! Learn by doing...no coding experience necessary. Attendees will have hands-on time and walk away with lesson ideas. Perfect for K-8th grade.

Speakers

Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 141 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

So What's Next? Preparing students for life after school
Teachers will learn about resources available to prepare students to become sophisticated, responsible and knowledgeable members of society covering topics in financial literacy/business, digital citizenship, Health & Wellness, Social Emotional Learning and STEM-foundations.

Speakers

Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Media Room (Library) 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Teaching and Implementing Robotics in Alternative Education
This session will go over the details of teaching and implementing an Introduction to Robotics class in alternative education. From figuring out the technology, to building, and programming robots, Mr. Saucedo-Daniel and Ms. Ramirez will go over the every detail of implementing a successful Robotics program at your site.

Speakers
avatar for Jorge Saucedo-Daniel

Jorge Saucedo-Daniel

OCDE CTE Instructor, Orange County Department of Education
Jorge Saucedo-Daniel has been working in education for over ten years. Starting off as a Paraeducator for the Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) Jorge has been developing, implementing, and teaching Computer Science and Robotics for the County Office of Education and the... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 157 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Fun, Fast, Formative Assessments!
Check out some of my favorite digital assessment tools to quickly get valuable feedback to guide your instruction and communicate learning targets with your students. We will explore Kahoot, Quizizz, and Quizlet and I will share with you tips and tricks for using them successfully in the classroom.

Speakers
avatar for Stacy Yung

Stacy Yung

Teacher, Irvine Unified School District
I am a Middle School History Teacher, Tech Coach, Google Certified Educator & Innovator, Apple Teacher, CUE Lead Learner, and Flipgrid Teacher. I strongly believe in the power of student voice and am passionate about empowering students to be better citizens in the classroom, community... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 151 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

10 Ways Leaders Can Save Time, Be Bold, and Inspire
School Leadership is tough job, but it can be the best job! Behind all of the paperwork, politics, and meetings, is a world of teaching and learning that you get to lead...What an awesome responsibility to have! This session will offer a variety of strategies that school leaders can add to their leadership toolbox. In this session, participants will learn ways to enhance school culture, push teachers and students to new heights, and connect with their entire school community using social media. Using studies backed by research, my own experiences in education, and the curated stories of other edu-leaders, this session will offer 10 ideas/strategies, many tech-related, that you can use to inspire change in your school starting Monday morning!

Speakers
avatar for Tim Floyd

Tim Floyd

Assistant Principal, Huntington Beach Union High School District
I have spent 16 years in education. 2 years as an instructional aide and a sub, 10 years a teacher and coach, and I have spent the past 4 years as a high school administrator. I am very passionate about education and I enjoy learning and sharing with others.


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 149 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Explain, Connect, Solve through Flip Grid: Engage your Littles!
Teachers will learn how to connect Wonders Essential Question responses through creative Flip Grid assignments. This workshop presentation will show how easy it is to integrate Flip Grid to make assessments and increase connections across curriculum. Hands on time will be included to set up teachers to start implementing on Monday!

Speakers
avatar for Brenda Colgate

Brenda Colgate

First Grade Teacher/ Tech Coach Andersen Elementary, Newport Mesa Unified School District
Brenda Colgate, MEd has been teaching K-3 for 25 years. Currently a 1st grade teacher at Andersen Elementary and Digital Coach for NMUSD. She is the author of Silly Willy Workout, a fitness program CD and Videos for young children. Learning new ways to integrate technology to keep... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 142 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Live Audio Book for Elementary
Using iPads and iMovie, learn how to create an class audiobook live with students. This lesson involves ELA, Writing, and Technology. All grades and levels of experience are welcome!

Speakers
AO

Alexander Ordonez

3rd Grade Teacher, Los Alamitos Unified
Alex is a past recipient of the OCCUE SEEDS grant. He has also presented at the National CUE Conference. Alex is currently teaching 3rd grade and is getting his Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from CSULB.


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 140 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Spark Creativity with iPads
Ready to spark creativity in your students? This session will introduce you to a few iPad apps that foster creativity in your students! Give your students ways to demonstrate mastery of the content by constructing artifacts using Adobe Spark, Book Creator, Clips, among other apps. This session will only focus on iPad apps. Please bring your internet iPad with you.

Speakers
avatar for Margaret Chai

Margaret Chai

K-12 Tech TOSA, Garden Grove Unified School District


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 145 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Super Slides
Unlock the superpowers of Google Slides! In this session, participants will be introduced to the versatile tool that will allow teachers and students to create more than just presentations! Participants will be able to develop more creative and interesting ways for students to collaborate and create!

Speakers
avatar for Corey Mathias

Corey Mathias

Instructional Technology TOSA, Garden Grove Unified School District
Corey is an Instructional Technology TOSA in the Garden Grove USD. As a TOSA, he enjoys building teacher capacity in leveraging technology to enhance student education and making learning fun. He is also a Google Certified Trainer, Apple Teacher, and Flipgrid GridGuide.


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 154 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Getting Started with Assistive Technology for Chrome
We will discuss a variety of accessibility and assistive technology tools for Chrome, including those built into the Chrome OS, those built into GSuite apps, many free Chrome extensions, and a few web-based resources.

Speakers
avatar for Kimber Johnston

Kimber Johnston

Director of Technology, The Prentice School
Kimber is the Director of Technology for The Prentice School, a K-8 school specializing in students with learning differences. She has been Technology and STEAM specialist for K-6 schools, and has taught 5th & 6th grade and middle school science. She has her BS in Communication Design... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 147 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

1:00pm

Getting Started with Google Classroom
This beginner session will teach you the basics so that you can get started on your own. Regardless of your grade/subject, Google Classroom can fit your class needs!


Saturday February 2, 2019 1:00pm - 1:45pm
NHHS - Room 143 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

How to Become a Google Certified Educator!
You've got mad Google skills, so share that with the education community! Learn how to become a Google Certified Educator and earn your Google badge! Stacy Kline is a Google Certified Trainer and NBCT with the Santa Ana Unified School District and she has tips and tricks and a fabulous GCE HyperDoc study guide that she has created to help you pass your exam and get certified! You got this!

Speakers
avatar for Stacy Kline

Stacy Kline

Teacher, Santa Ana Unified School District
I am a middle and high school teacher with the Advanced Learning Academy Early College, a personalized & flexible learning environment where our students' needs & input are paramount. Students have individualized learning plans & may adjust their program due to their current competency... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Media Room (Library) 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Using VR to Teach Social Justice Issues
Immerse students in social justice issues using VR. Learn strategies and benefits of implementing VR in your classroom. This session will demonstrate 360 video for increasing students awareness of current social justice issues and how students can create their own virtual tours using Google's Tour Creator.

Speakers
avatar for Judy Nguyen

Judy Nguyen

Teaching & Learning Consultant, All Covered Education
Judy, Teaching & Learning Consultant for All Covered, has been an educator for over 15 years. She previously taught in a 1:1 laptop environment at Rosary Academy. When Rosary adopted a campus-wide 1:1 laptop program, Judy accepted the position of Director of Educational Technology... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 144 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Funding Your 21st Century Classroom
Participants will learn how to write a request for classroom resources (including technology!) on the nonprofit website DonorsChoose.org, which provides citizen-funded donations to public school classrooms.


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 143 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Getting Started with Google Scripting
Write your own custom functions for Google Sheets by using Google Apps Script. In this session, you’ll learn about the Google Scripting editor, language, and debugging tools. You’ll see and modify examples of scripts, then write your own. We’ll also learn some best practices for introducing scripting to students.

Speakers
avatar for Kevin Fairchild

Kevin Fairchild

Instructional Technology Coordinator, Saddleback Valley Unified School District
I am a former high school science teacher and ToSA for 21st-Century Instruction. Now I work as an Instructional Technology Coordinator, helping teachers move toward student-centered, inquiry-based, technology-rich instruction. I am a Google Certified Innovator, an organizer of EdCamp... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 157 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Techy Tips for Crafting Connections
Learn how to build relationships with your students using technology and make teaching through relationships part of your practice. Leave with tips and strategies for getting to know your students better as well as providing opportunities for your students to share their thoughts and experiences with you. See how the power of relationships can transform your classroom culture and community.

Speakers
avatar for Stacy Yung

Stacy Yung

Teacher, Irvine Unified School District
I am a Middle School History Teacher, Tech Coach, Google Certified Educator & Innovator, Apple Teacher, CUE Lead Learner, and Flipgrid Teacher. I strongly believe in the power of student voice and am passionate about empowering students to be better citizens in the classroom, community... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 151 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Google Tour Builder
Google Tour Builder is a hidden gem of a tool you can use with your students in almost any content area. Tour Builder uses Google Earth and allows students to mark locations, add text, photos, video and share the tour with others.

Speakers
avatar for Martha Felix

Martha Felix

Ed Tech TOSA, Newport-Mesa USD
I am an Ed Tech TOSA who loves tech, teachers and tools! I work at Newport Mesa Unified and have taught all elementary grades and now support teachers and students with technology in grades PK-12.


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 141 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Student Driven Learning in the Tech Classroom
Today's students learn differently and have experienced technology their entire lives, even though classroom devices are relatively new. This session introduces methods and tools to help students take charge of their own learning and expand your class beyond basic presentations and electronic submissions. Use creativity and choice to motivate students!

Speakers
avatar for Eric Wendland

Eric Wendland

Teacher, Mater Dei High School
Eric Wendland has taught in both public and private schools, and is currently in his 8th year of teaching at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana. In addition to teaching, Eric often trains and assists his fellow teachers in new technologies to help them integrate tech into their day... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 140 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Turn your paper notebook into a HyperBook!
With all the hype about HyperDocs, this session focuses on HyperBooks! The difference? We will help you take your paper notebooks and turn them into interactive digital HyperBooks through a discussion of pedagogy, workflow, templates, design, and resources aplenty! Come share our excitement for meaningful lesson design and leave feel inspired with something new to try on Monday.

Speakers
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Jerady Loncono

Teacher/Site Technology Coordinator, Saddleback Valley Unified School District
Jerady is a high school English teacher and site Technology Coordinator.


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 145 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Beyond the Beginning: Best Practices for the Google Classroom Capable
This session is strictly for those that already have experience with Google Classroom. It is NOT meant for beginners. Learn and share best practices that will (hopefully) improve student and teacher organization. Get tips and tricks to better facilitate grading, give student feedback, and deal with the new changes.

Presentation Slides:  https://goo.gl/HL9maL

Speakers
avatar for Mindy Barron

Mindy Barron

Teacher, Segerstrom HIgh School in SAUSD
Mindy has been teaching for 13 years. She has a Master in Educational Technology and has been doing blended learning since 2014. She teaches English as well as chairs her school's Technology Committee. She's been using Google Classroom since its inception in 2014.


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 142 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Be Your Own Rockstar!
We will walk through the logistics of how to stage your own in-house mini-CUE Rockstar style PD event.

Speakers
avatar for Kimber Johnston

Kimber Johnston

Director of Technology, The Prentice School
Kimber is the Director of Technology for The Prentice School, a K-8 school specializing in students with learning differences. She has been Technology and STEAM specialist for K-6 schools, and has taught 5th & 6th grade and middle school science. She has her BS in Communication Design... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 147 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

Using Technology to Better Incorporate Project Based Learning in a STEM Classroom
Students taking foundational HS Math and Science classes learn countless skills from PBL, however teachers have difficulty incorporating projects into these classes for various reasons. This presentation will focus on developing and evaluating meaningful projects for HS Math or Science classes using technology such as iPads or Chromebooks.

Speakers
avatar for Samantha Olsen

Samantha Olsen

Teacher, Mater Dei High School
Samantha is the STEM coordinator at Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, CA. She currently teaches Marine Biology, Intro to Coding, and Intro to App Development classes, and has also taught Anatomy and Physiology. She is an Apple Teacher and Seesaw Ambassador, and loves to incorporate... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 154 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

2:00pm

The #Supermuch Classroom
The #supermuch classroom engages all students in creative in innovative ways, promotes voice and choice, and encourages global collaboration. Come share ways that your classroom is #supermuch and learn from others!

Speakers
avatar for Jody Green

Jody Green

Academic Coach, La Habra City School District
Jody Green is an Academic Coach who is passionate about helping teachers and students amplify their voices using technology. She is a Google Certified Innovator and Trainer, Leading Edge Certified Professional Learning Leader, CUE Rock Star Faculty, CUE Lead Learner, Book Creator... Read More →


Saturday February 2, 2019 2:00pm - 2:45pm
NHHS - Room 149 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663

3:00pm

Closing and Raffle
No matter the weather #WeAreCue and we are #BetterTogether

Join us in the Newport Harbor High School Auditorium for the End of day Closing and Raffle

Saturday February 2, 2019 3:00pm - 3:30pm
Newport Harbor High School 600 Irvine Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663