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Tuesday, July 22
 

8:00am

Light Breakfast/Networking
Tuesday July 22, 2014 8:00am - 8:30am
SPHS Cafeteria

8:30am

Welcome from Professional Development
Speakers
avatar for Dr. Lora Darden

Dr. Lora Darden

Exec. Dir. of Teaching & Learning - Elementary, Round Rock ISD
I am excited to be starting my 27th year in education. As a product of Round Rock schools (and a fan of RRISD), I am looking forward to the start of a terrific 2016-17! Welcome to a year of innovation and exciting learning!
avatar for Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith

Professional Development Director, Round Rock ISD
The Round Rock ISD Curriculum and Professional Development department is dedicated to providing relevant, rigorous, well-organized, and intuitive classes.


Tuesday July 22, 2014 8:30am - 9:00am
SPHS Cafeteria

9:00am

State of the District - General Session
Speakers
SF

Steve Flores

Superintendent, Round Rock Independent School District


Tuesday July 22, 2014 9:00am - 10:00am
SPHS Cafeteria

10:10am

Keynote from Peter Noonan - General Session
Speakers
PN

Peter Noonan

Solution Tree
Peter Noonan, EdD, is superintendent of Fairfax City schools in Virginia. Previously, he was the assistant superintendent for instructional services of Fairfax County Public Schools.


Tuesday July 22, 2014 10:10am - 11:30am
SPHS Cafeteria

11:30am

12:30pm

Department Showcase
Departments from all corners of Round Rock ISD will be on display to share how they are planning to support the collective vision to take RRISD from first class to world class. Take this time to make connections with new department directors, reconnect with old friends and make your needs known heading into the school year. You can also take this time to check in with your campus, return emails, or get some of the work done waiting for you back on campus. 

Moderators
avatar for Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith

Professional Development Director, Round Rock ISD
The Round Rock ISD Curriculum and Professional Development department is dedicated to providing relevant, rigorous, well-organized, and intuitive classes.

Tuesday July 22, 2014 12:30pm - 1:50pm
Stony Point Mall Area

2:00pm

Ethical Leadership
Limited Capacity filling up

The Ethical Leadership session will focus on the importance of ethics, its significance in the workplace and why it needs to be discussed with staff.

Speakers
RS

Randy Staats

Chief Financial Officer, Round Rock ISD


Tuesday July 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm
B266

2:00pm

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Speakers
avatar for Dr. Lora Darden

Dr. Lora Darden

Exec. Dir. of Teaching & Learning - Elementary, Round Rock ISD
I am excited to be starting my 27th year in education. As a product of Round Rock schools (and a fan of RRISD), I am looking forward to the start of a terrific 2016-17! Welcome to a year of innovation and exciting learning!


Tuesday July 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
B219

2:00pm

504 for Secondary Campuses - What's New? What Do You Need to Know?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Tuesday July 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
B223

2:00pm

Next Gen Digital Classroom - Everything You Need to Know
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
avatar for Lannon Heflin

Lannon Heflin

Director of Instructional Technology, Round Rock ISD
Lannon serves Round Rock ISD as the Director for Instructional Technology. He began his career as a classroom teacher in Round Rock in the mid 90's and, after a brief break to work at the Region 13 Service Center, he returned to RRISD to support schools in integrating technology into daily instruction.


Tuesday July 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
B265

2:00pm

Cedar Ridge Vertical Leadership Team
Limited Capacity seats available

During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will meet to collaborate on successes from the previous school year and produce plans for 2014-2015.

Tuesday July 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
Library

2:00pm

McNeil Vertical Leadership Team
Limited Capacity seats available

During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will meet to collaborate on successes from the previous school year and produce plans for 2014-2015.

Tuesday July 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
Lecture Hall

2:00pm

Westwood Vertical Leadership Team
Speakers
PN

Peter Noonan

Solution Tree
Peter Noonan, EdD, is superintendent of Fairfax City schools in Virginia. Previously, he was the assistant superintendent for instructional services of Fairfax County Public Schools.


Tuesday July 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
SPHS Cafeteria

3:20pm

Afternoon Break - Cookies in the Mall
Gather back in the cafeteria for cookies and drinks.

Tuesday July 22, 2014 3:20pm - 3:30pm
SPHS Cafeteria

3:30pm

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Speakers
avatar for Dr. Lora Darden

Dr. Lora Darden

Exec. Dir. of Teaching & Learning - Elementary, Round Rock ISD
I am excited to be starting my 27th year in education. As a product of Round Rock schools (and a fan of RRISD), I am looking forward to the start of a terrific 2016-17! Welcome to a year of innovation and exciting learning!


Tuesday July 22, 2014 3:30pm - 4:30pm
B219

3:30pm

504 for Secondary Campuses - What's New? What Do You Need to Know?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Tuesday July 22, 2014 3:30pm - 4:50pm
B223

3:30pm

Next Gen Digital Classroom - Everything You Need to Know
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
avatar for Lannon Heflin

Lannon Heflin

Director of Instructional Technology, Round Rock ISD
Lannon serves Round Rock ISD as the Director for Instructional Technology. He began his career as a classroom teacher in Round Rock in the mid 90's and, after a brief break to work at the Region 13 Service Center, he returned to RRISD to support schools in integrating technology into daily instruction.


Tuesday July 22, 2014 3:30pm - 4:50pm
B265

3:30pm

Round Rock Vertical Leadership Team
Speakers
PN

Peter Noonan

Solution Tree
Peter Noonan, EdD, is superintendent of Fairfax City schools in Virginia. Previously, he was the assistant superintendent for instructional services of Fairfax County Public Schools.


Tuesday July 22, 2014 3:30pm - 5:00pm
SPHS Cafeteria

3:30pm

Stony Point Vertical Leadership Team
Limited Capacity seats available

During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will meet to collaborate on successes from the previous school year and produce plans for 2014-2015.

Tuesday July 22, 2014 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Library

3:30pm

Westwood Vertical Leadership Team
Limited Capacity seats available

During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will meet to collaborate on successes from the previous school year and produce plans for 2014-2015.

Tuesday July 22, 2014 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Lecture Hall
 
Wednesday, July 23
 

8:30am

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:30am - 9:20am
B219

8:30am

Portal and Atomic Learning
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MB

Marcela Baxter

Manager, Business Reporting, Round Rock ISD
avatar for Lannon Heflin

Lannon Heflin

Director of Instructional Technology, Round Rock ISD
Lannon serves Round Rock ISD as the Director for Instructional Technology. He began his career as a classroom teacher in Round Rock in the mid 90's and, after a brief break to work at the Region 13 Service Center, he returned to RRISD to support schools in integrating technology into daily instruction.


Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:30am - 9:20am
A208

8:30am

504 in RRISD for New Elementary Administrators
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:30am - 9:20am
B223

8:30am

Techniques for Reaching Stakeholders in their Digital Environments
Limited Capacity seats available

Want to learn more about you can effectively use social media and multimedia to promote your school's brand message? Telling the success stories of students, staff, and schools can be a valuable tool for engaging parents, encouraging staff members, and showcasing individual students. This session will explore techniques, success stories, and best practices for principals to implement and utilize social media, create multimedia for the web, and utilize the resources of the district's Community Relations Department to promote their brand message. This session will specifically speak to Facebook, Twitter, email newsletter, iPad multimedia creation apps, basic photography/videography techniques, and the Community Relations Department's new Share a Story program where campuses will be able to more effectively share photos, awards, and stories of success district-wide.

Speakers
avatar for Corey Ryan

Corey Ryan

Associate Director of Communications, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
Lecture Hall

8:30am

Bring Your Plan4 Learning Account to Life - Level 1
Limited Capacity seats available

Are you a new administrator in Round Rock ISD? Do you want a refresher on the basics of you Plan4Learning account? Learn how to make the most of the Campus Improvement Plan (CIP) process in this session with a trainer from Plan4Learning.

Speakers

Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
A206

8:30am

McNeil Vertical Leadership Team
During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will be working with Peter Noonan from Solution Tree on creating and assessing successful Professional Learning Communities both vertically and horizontally.

Speakers
PN

Peter Noonan

Solution Tree
Peter Noonan, EdD, is superintendent of Fairfax City schools in Virginia. Previously, he was the assistant superintendent for instructional services of Fairfax County Public Schools.


Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
SPHS Cafeteria

8:30am

Round Rock Vertical Leadership Team
Limited Capacity seats available

During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will meet to collaborate on successes from the previous school year and produce plans for 2014-2015.

Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
Lecture Hall

9:30am

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Speakers
avatar for Tina Melcher

Tina Melcher

Lead Curriculum Specialist - K-12 Social Studies, Round Rock ISD
Education Texas A&M University (1986) - B.S. in Sociology and History, Teaching Certificate in social studies and a M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction (1999) University of Houston (2001)) - Principal's Certificate Years of Experience - 26 years Classroom teacher - 17 years, Taught Middle School and High School Social Studies in Victoria, Tulosa-Midway, and Cypress-Fairbanks ISD Held many teacher leadership positions and opened up... Read More →
CS

Caron St. Onge

Lead Specialist, Secondary ELA & LOTE/World Languages Coordinator, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 9:30am - 10:20am
B219

9:30am

504 In RRISD for experienced Elementary Administrators
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 9:30am - 10:20am
B223

10:00am

Techniques for Reaching Stakeholders in their Digital Environments
Limited Capacity seats available

Want to learn more about you can effectively use social media and multimedia to promote your school's brand message? Telling the success stories of students, staff, and schools can be a valuable tool for engaging parents, encouraging staff members, and showcasing individual students. This session will explore techniques, success stories, and best practices for principals to implement and utilize social media, create multimedia for the web, and utilize the resources of the district's Community Relations Department to promote their brand message. This session will specifically speak to Facebook, Twitter, email newsletter, iPad multimedia creation apps, basic photography/videography techniques, and the Community Relations Department's new Share a Story program where campuses will be able to more effectively share photos, awards, and stories of success district-wide.

Speakers
avatar for Corey Ryan

Corey Ryan

Associate Director of Communications, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
Lecture Hall

10:00am

Bring Your Plan4 Learning Account to Life - Level 2
Limited Capacity seats available

Are you a new administrator in Round Rock ISD? Do you want a refresher on the basics of you Plan4Learning account? Learn how to make the most of the Campus Improvement Plan (CIP) process in this session with a trainer from Plan4Learning.

Speakers

Wednesday July 23, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
A206

10:10am

Cedar Ridge Vertical Leadership Team
During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will be working with Peter Noonan from Solution Tree on creating and assessing successful Professional Learning Communities both vertically and horizontally.

Speakers
PN

Peter Noonan

Solution Tree
Peter Noonan, EdD, is superintendent of Fairfax City schools in Virginia. Previously, he was the assistant superintendent for instructional services of Fairfax County Public Schools.


Wednesday July 23, 2014 10:10am - 11:40am
SPHS Cafeteria

10:30am

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Speakers
AP

Amanda Phillips

Elementary Science Curriculum Specialist, Round Rock ISD
TR

Tracy Rieger

Elementary Science Curriculum Coordinator, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 10:30am - 11:20am
B219

10:30am

Portal and Atomic Learning
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MB

Marcela Baxter

Manager, Business Reporting, Round Rock ISD
avatar for Lannon Heflin

Lannon Heflin

Director of Instructional Technology, Round Rock ISD
Lannon serves Round Rock ISD as the Director for Instructional Technology. He began his career as a classroom teacher in Round Rock in the mid 90's and, after a brief break to work at the Region 13 Service Center, he returned to RRISD to support schools in integrating technology into daily instruction.


Wednesday July 23, 2014 10:30am - 11:20am
A208

10:30am

What's Trending in Round Rock ISD Special Education?
Speakers
MC

Mary Cardiff

Special Education Director, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 10:30am - 11:20am
B201

11:20am

Lunch Available for Purchase in the Cafeteria
Wednesday July 23, 2014 11:20am - 12:30pm
SPHS Cafeteria

12:30pm

Techniques for Reaching Stakeholders in their Digital Environments
Limited Capacity seats available

Want to learn more about you can effectively use social media and multimedia to promote your school's brand message? Telling the success stories of students, staff, and schools can be a valuable tool for engaging parents, encouraging staff members, and showcasing individual students. This session will explore techniques, success stories, and best practices for principals to implement and utilize social media, create multimedia for the web, and utilize the resources of the district's Community Relations Department to promote their brand message. This session will specifically speak to Facebook, Twitter, email newsletter, iPad multimedia creation apps, basic photography/videography techniques, and the Community Relations Department's new Share a Story program where campuses will be able to more effectively share photos, awards, and stories of success district-wide.

Speakers
avatar for Corey Ryan

Corey Ryan

Associate Director of Communications, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 12:30pm - 1:50pm
Lecture Hall

12:30pm

Bring Your Plan4 Learning Account to Life - Level 1
Limited Capacity seats available

Are you a new administrator in Round Rock ISD? Do you want a refresher on the basics of you Plan4Learning account? Learn how to make the most of the Campus Improvement Plan (CIP) process in this session with a trainer from Plan4Learning.

Speakers

Wednesday July 23, 2014 12:30pm - 1:50pm
A206

1:00pm

What's New with Accountability?
Speakers
PR

Pat Reddin

Executive Director, Assessment & Audit, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm
SPHS Cafeteria

1:00pm

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Speakers
JD

Julie DeLeon

Elementary Language Arts Curriculum Specialist, Teaching & Learning
avatar for Donna Trigg

Donna Trigg

Lead Curriculum Specialist, Elementary Language Arts, Round Rock ISD
I love working for RRISD! I was a student here long ago and enjoy being back in the district in a position where I can support students and teachers of RRISD. I love to help in anyway I can, so call or contact me and lets have a conversation!


Wednesday July 23, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm
B219

1:00pm

Portal and Atomic Learning
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MB

Marcela Baxter

Manager, Business Reporting, Round Rock ISD
avatar for Lannon Heflin

Lannon Heflin

Director of Instructional Technology, Round Rock ISD
Lannon serves Round Rock ISD as the Director for Instructional Technology. He began his career as a classroom teacher in Round Rock in the mid 90's and, after a brief break to work at the Region 13 Service Center, he returned to RRISD to support schools in integrating technology into daily instruction.


Wednesday July 23, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm
A208

1:00pm

504 for Secondary Campuses - What's New? What Do You Need to Know?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm
B223

1:00pm

Teacher Access Center (TAC) Overview
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers

Wednesday July 23, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm
A209

1:00pm

Stony Point Vertical Leadership Team
Limited Capacity seats available

During this session, Vertical Leadership Teams will be working with Peter Noonan from Solution Tree on creating and assessing successful Professional Learning Communities both vertically and horizontally.

Speakers
PN

Peter Noonan

Solution Tree
Peter Noonan, EdD, is superintendent of Fairfax City schools in Virginia. Previously, he was the assistant superintendent for instructional services of Fairfax County Public Schools.


Wednesday July 23, 2014 1:00pm - 2:30pm
SPHS Cafeteria

2:00pm

What's New with Accountability?
Speakers
PR

Pat Reddin

Executive Director, Assessment & Audit, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm
SPHS Cafeteria

2:00pm

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Speakers
MP

Melissa Palencia

Lead Curriculum Specialist, Round Rock ISD
I am the Lead Curriculum Specialist for Secondary Science - feel free to ask any questions about our district science curriculum!
avatar for Amy Prescott

Amy Prescott

Secondary Science Curriculum Specialist, Round Rock ISD
Amy_prescott@roundrockisd.org


Wednesday July 23, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm
B219

2:00pm

504 for Secondary Campuses - What's New? What Do You Need to Know?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm
B223

2:00pm

What's Trending in Round Rock ISD Special Education?
Speakers
MC

Mary Cardiff

Special Education Director, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm
B201

2:00pm

Ethical Leadership
Limited Capacity filling up

Speakers
RS

Randy Staats

Chief Financial Officer, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm
B266

2:00pm

Techniques for Reaching Stakeholders in their Digital Environments
Limited Capacity seats available

Want to learn more about you can effectively use social media and multimedia to promote your school's brand message? Telling the success stories of students, staff, and schools can be a valuable tool for engaging parents, encouraging staff members, and showcasing individual students. This session will explore techniques, success stories, and best practices for principals to implement and utilize social media, create multimedia for the web, and utilize the resources of the district's Community Relations Department to promote their brand message. This session will specifically speak to Facebook, Twitter, email newsletter, iPad multimedia creation apps, basic photography/videography techniques, and the Community Relations Department's new Share a Story program where campuses will be able to more effectively share photos, awards, and stories of success district-wide.

Speakers
avatar for Corey Ryan

Corey Ryan

Associate Director of Communications, Round Rock ISD


Wednesday July 23, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
Lecture Hall

2:00pm

Bring Your Plan4 Learning Account to Life - Level 2
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you want to get even more out of your Plan4Learning account? This session will take a brief look at some basics and then dive into many of the advanced features that will help make your Campus Improvement Plan a useful and used document that drives campus success.

Speakers

Wednesday July 23, 2014 2:00pm - 3:20pm
A206

3:00pm

ARRC Exploration - New Look, New Features. Come check it out.
Limited Capacity seats available

Join the RRISD Curriculum Department to explore the new look and feel of the Round Rock Aligned Curriculum. Learn how the new features and user experience will make lesson planning more productive and interactive. This session is offered multiple times during the Summit.  

Wednesday July 23, 2014 3:00pm - 3:50pm
B219
 
Thursday, July 24
 

8:30am

504 In RRISD for experienced Elementary Administrators
Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:20am
B223

8:30am

What's Trending in Round Rock ISD Special Education?
Speakers
MC

Mary Cardiff

Special Education Director, Round Rock ISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:20am
B201

8:30am

iStation: Overview and Intro Grades 3-8
Limited Capacity seats available

This training will introduce principals to Istation Reading, an online individualized reading program that utilizes adaptive learning technology. Istation is currently funded by the state of Texas for students in grades 3-8.

Session will include:* an overview of ISIP™ (iStation’s assessment component), the reading curriculum available through these programs, reporting options, teacher resources, implementation plans, and recommended computer use schedules* Tips & strategies for implementation on your campuses Learn more about Texas SUCCESS so students, teachers and parents can be equipped with tools to build confidence and promote academic success in reading!

Speakers

Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
B133

8:30am

Making the Most out of Eduphoria - Level 1
Limited Capacity seats available

Join Michelle Weeks from Eduphoria! to get a refresher on the basics of using the observation and PDAS tool and learn some tips and tricks you may not already know.

Speakers
MW

Michelle Weeks

Director of Training, eduphoria! Inc.


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
B219

8:30am

RRISD Legal Update
Speakers
JO

JoyLynn Occhiuzzi

Executive Director of Community and Governmental Relations, Round Rock ISD
JR

Jim Raup

partner/attorney at law, McGinnis, Lochridge & Kilgore, LLP
Whatever they would like to talk about


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
Lecture Hall

8:30am

Flipped Classroom - What Should I Look For?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MM

Ms. Mattingly

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock ISD
Anne Mattingly earned a bachelor's degree in History at Indiana University and a teaching certification in Social Studies and Science from Northern Illinois University. After teaching both subjects in Illinois for two years, she moved to Texas and spent three years in Round Rock ISD teaching Biology, Inclusion Biology, and eventually AP Biology as well. During this time she earned a Master's degree in Science Education from the University of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
A211

8:30am

Flipped Classroom - What Should I Look For?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MM

Ms. Mattingly

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock ISD
Anne Mattingly earned a bachelor's degree in History at Indiana University and a teaching certification in Social Studies and Science from Northern Illinois University. After teaching both subjects in Illinois for two years, she moved to Texas and spent three years in Round Rock ISD teaching Biology, Inclusion Biology, and eventually AP Biology as well. During this time she earned a Master's degree in Science Education from the University of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
A211

8:30am

Google Apps and Extensions - Make My Work Life Easier

Enhance your productivity, save time, and manage your tasks more efficiently with the help of performance-boosting Google extensions and applications.



Speakers
avatar for Doriane Marvel

Doriane Marvel

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Doriane Marvel is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist and IB Coordinator at Spicewood Elementary Elementary in RRISD. She is passionate about about curriculum and supporting teachers as they integrate technology into relevant and engaging inquiry driven lessons. Prior to becoming an ITS, she taught Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades in Anchorage, San Francisco and in Belgrade, Serbia at an international school. She graduated from... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
A206

8:30am

Make Your Google Drive Work For You
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
avatar for Nicole Ortega

Nicole Ortega

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Nicole is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist at Union Hill Elementary. She has worked in Round Rock ISD as a middle school mathematics teacher and ITS for 8 years; but not consecutively. She served a short stint in Chicago, IL at both a Private High School and Public Elementary school. She quickly learned that the city is beautiful from May to September, but other than that it's ALWAYS cold in Chicago. Nicole holds a Bachelor of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
A208

8:30am

Making Your Inbox Productive
Limited Capacity seats available

In this class you will learn how to use some features that will enhance your productivity ultimately saving your time in your day to do more important things than compulsively checking your inbox, from filtering messages and color labeling to labs and canned responses.

Speakers
avatar for Brian Wolfe

Brian Wolfe

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock Independent School District
Trailblazing ITS at Joe Lee Johnson Elementary


Thursday July 24, 2014 8:30am - 9:50am
A209

9:30am

504 In RRISD for experienced Elementary Administrators
Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 9:30am - 10:20am
B223

10:00am

iStation: Next Steps - Level 2 Grades 3-8
This training assumes a basic understanding of iStation and will look deeper at the reporting functions for campus and district administrators. Additional description to come! 

Speakers

Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
B133

10:00am

iStation: Next Steps - Level 2 Grades 3-8
This training assumes a basic understanding of iStation and will look deeper at the reporting functions for campus and district administrators. Additional description to come! 

Speakers

Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
Room TBD 1801 Tiger Trail, Round Rock, TX 78664

10:00am

Making the Most out of Eduphoria - Level 2
Limited Capacity seats available

Join Michelle Weeks from Eduphoria! for a brief overview of some features and then dive into some of the more advanced aspects of running reports and customizing your experience with the observation tool.

Speakers
MW

Michelle Weeks

Director of Training, eduphoria! Inc.


Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
B219

10:00am

RRISD Legal Update
Speakers
JO

JoyLynn Occhiuzzi

Executive Director of Community and Governmental Relations, Round Rock ISD
JR

Jim Raup

partner/attorney at law, McGinnis, Lochridge & Kilgore, LLP
Whatever they would like to talk about


Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
Lecture Hall

10:00am

Flipped Classroom - What Should I Look For?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MM

Ms. Mattingly

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock ISD
Anne Mattingly earned a bachelor's degree in History at Indiana University and a teaching certification in Social Studies and Science from Northern Illinois University. After teaching both subjects in Illinois for two years, she moved to Texas and spent three years in Round Rock ISD teaching Biology, Inclusion Biology, and eventually AP Biology as well. During this time she earned a Master's degree in Science Education from the University of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
A211

10:00am

Google Apps and Extensions - Make My Work Life Easier
Limited Capacity filling up

Enhance your productivity, save time, and manage your tasks more efficiently with the help of performance-boosting Google extensions and applications.



Speakers
avatar for Doriane Marvel

Doriane Marvel

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Doriane Marvel is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist and IB Coordinator at Spicewood Elementary Elementary in RRISD. She is passionate about about curriculum and supporting teachers as they integrate technology into relevant and engaging inquiry driven lessons. Prior to becoming an ITS, she taught Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades in Anchorage, San Francisco and in Belgrade, Serbia at an international school. She graduated from... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
A206

10:00am

Make Your Google Drive Work For You
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
avatar for Nicole Ortega

Nicole Ortega

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Nicole is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist at Union Hill Elementary. She has worked in Round Rock ISD as a middle school mathematics teacher and ITS for 8 years; but not consecutively. She served a short stint in Chicago, IL at both a Private High School and Public Elementary school. She quickly learned that the city is beautiful from May to September, but other than that it's ALWAYS cold in Chicago. Nicole holds a Bachelor of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
A208

10:00am

Making Your Inbox Productive
Limited Capacity seats available

In this class you will learn how to use some features that will enhance your productivity ultimately saving your time in your day to do more important things than compulsively checking your inbox, from filtering messages and color labeling to labs and canned responses.

Speakers
avatar for Brian Wolfe

Brian Wolfe

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock Independent School District
Trailblazing ITS at Joe Lee Johnson Elementary


Thursday July 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:20am
A209

10:30am

504 in RRISD for New Elementary Administrators
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 10:30am - 11:20am
B223

11:30am

Lunch Available for Purchase in the Cafeteria
Thursday July 24, 2014 11:30am - 1:00pm
SPHS Cafeteria

1:00pm

What's New with Accountability?
Speakers
PR

Pat Reddin

Executive Director, Assessment & Audit, Round Rock ISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm
SPHS Cafeteria

1:00pm

Teacher Access Center (TAC) Overview
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers

Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 1:50pm
A209

1:00pm

iStation: Overview and Intro Grades 3-8
This training will introduce principals to Istation Reading, an online individualized reading program that utilizes adaptive learning technology. Istation is currently funded by the state of Texas for students in grades 3-8.

Session will include:* an overview of ISIP™ (iStation’s assessment component), the reading curriculum available through these programs, reporting options, teacher resources, implementation plans, and recommended computer use schedules* Tips & strategies for implementation on your campuses Learn more about Texas SUCCESS so students, teachers and parents can be equipped with tools to build confidence and promote academic success in reading!

Speakers

Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 2:20pm
B133

1:00pm

Making the Most out of Eduphoria - Level 1
Limited Capacity seats available

Join Michelle Weeks from Eduphoria! to get a refresher on the basics of using the observation and PDAS tool and learn some tips and tricks you may not already know.

Speakers
MW

Michelle Weeks

Director of Training, eduphoria! Inc.


Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 2:20pm
B219

1:00pm

RRISD Legal Update
Speakers
JO

JoyLynn Occhiuzzi

Executive Director of Community and Governmental Relations, Round Rock ISD
JR

Jim Raup

partner/attorney at law, McGinnis, Lochridge & Kilgore, LLP
Whatever they would like to talk about


Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 2:20pm
Lecture Hall

1:00pm

Flipped Classroom - What Should I Look For?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MM

Ms. Mattingly

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock ISD
Anne Mattingly earned a bachelor's degree in History at Indiana University and a teaching certification in Social Studies and Science from Northern Illinois University. After teaching both subjects in Illinois for two years, she moved to Texas and spent three years in Round Rock ISD teaching Biology, Inclusion Biology, and eventually AP Biology as well. During this time she earned a Master's degree in Science Education from the University of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 2:20pm
A211

1:00pm

Google Apps and Extensions - Make My Work Life Easier

Enhance your productivity, save time, and manage your tasks more efficiently with the help of performance-boosting Google extensions and applications.



Speakers
avatar for Doriane Marvel

Doriane Marvel

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Doriane Marvel is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist and IB Coordinator at Spicewood Elementary Elementary in RRISD. She is passionate about about curriculum and supporting teachers as they integrate technology into relevant and engaging inquiry driven lessons. Prior to becoming an ITS, she taught Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades in Anchorage, San Francisco and in Belgrade, Serbia at an international school. She graduated from... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 2:20pm
A206

1:00pm

Make Your Google Drive Work For You
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
avatar for Nicole Ortega

Nicole Ortega

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Nicole is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist at Union Hill Elementary. She has worked in Round Rock ISD as a middle school mathematics teacher and ITS for 8 years; but not consecutively. She served a short stint in Chicago, IL at both a Private High School and Public Elementary school. She quickly learned that the city is beautiful from May to September, but other than that it's ALWAYS cold in Chicago. Nicole holds a Bachelor of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 2:20pm
A208

1:00pm

Making Your Inbox Productive
Limited Capacity seats available

In this class you will learn how to use some features that will enhance your productivity ultimately saving your time in your day to do more important things than compulsively checking your inbox, from filtering messages and color labeling to labs and canned responses.

Speakers
avatar for Brian Wolfe

Brian Wolfe

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock Independent School District
Trailblazing ITS at Joe Lee Johnson Elementary


Thursday July 24, 2014 1:00pm - 2:20pm
A209

2:00pm

504 for Secondary Campuses - What's New? What Do You Need to Know?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:00pm - 2:50pm
B223

2:30pm

Ethical Leadership
Limited Capacity filling up

The Ethical Leadership session will focus on the importance of ethics, its significance in the workplace and why it needs to be discussed with staff.

Speakers
RS

Randy Staats

Chief Financial Officer, Round Rock ISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:30pm - 3:20pm
B266

2:30pm

What's New with Accountability?
Speakers
PR

Pat Reddin

Executive Director, Assessment & Audit, Round Rock ISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:30pm - 3:30pm
SPHS Cafeteria

2:30pm

Making the Most out of Eduphoria - Level 2
Limited Capacity seats available

Join Michelle Weeks from Eduphoria! for a brief overview of some features and then dive into some of the more advanced aspects of running reports and customizing your experience with the observation tool.

Speakers
MW

Michelle Weeks

Director of Training, eduphoria! Inc.


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:30pm - 3:50pm
B219

2:30pm

Flipped Classroom - What Should I Look For?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
MM

Ms. Mattingly

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock ISD
Anne Mattingly earned a bachelor's degree in History at Indiana University and a teaching certification in Social Studies and Science from Northern Illinois University. After teaching both subjects in Illinois for two years, she moved to Texas and spent three years in Round Rock ISD teaching Biology, Inclusion Biology, and eventually AP Biology as well. During this time she earned a Master's degree in Science Education from the University of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:30pm - 4:00pm
A211

2:30pm

Google Apps and Extensions - Make My Work Life Easier
Limited Capacity seats available

Enhance your productivity, save time, and manage your tasks more efficiently with the help of performance-boosting Google extensions and applications.



Speakers
avatar for Doriane Marvel

Doriane Marvel

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Doriane Marvel is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist and IB Coordinator at Spicewood Elementary Elementary in RRISD. She is passionate about about curriculum and supporting teachers as they integrate technology into relevant and engaging inquiry driven lessons. Prior to becoming an ITS, she taught Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades in Anchorage, San Francisco and in Belgrade, Serbia at an international school. She graduated from... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:30pm - 4:00pm
A206

2:30pm

Make Your Google Drive Work For You
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
avatar for Nicole Ortega

Nicole Ortega

Instructional Technology Specialist, RRISD
Nicole is currently the Instructional Technology Specialist at Union Hill Elementary. She has worked in Round Rock ISD as a middle school mathematics teacher and ITS for 8 years; but not consecutively. She served a short stint in Chicago, IL at both a Private High School and Public Elementary school. She quickly learned that the city is beautiful from May to September, but other than that it's ALWAYS cold in Chicago. Nicole holds a Bachelor of... Read More →


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:30pm - 4:00pm
A208

2:30pm

Making Your Inbox Productive
Limited Capacity seats available

In this class you will learn how to use some features that will enhance your productivity ultimately saving your time in your day to do more important things than compulsively checking your inbox, from filtering messages and color labeling to labs and canned responses.

Speakers
avatar for Brian Wolfe

Brian Wolfe

Instructional Technology Specialist, Round Rock Independent School District
Trailblazing ITS at Joe Lee Johnson Elementary


Thursday July 24, 2014 2:30pm - 4:00pm
A209

3:00pm

504 for Secondary Campuses - What's New? What Do You Need to Know?
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
ST

Steven Teter

Special Education Supervisor/District 504 Coordinator, RRISD


Thursday July 24, 2014 3:00pm - 3:50pm
B223

4:00pm

Closing with Dr. Flores
Join us in the cafeteria for a few final words from Dr. Steve Flores as we head into the 2014-2015 school year. 

Speakers
SF

Steve Flores

Superintendent, Round Rock Independent School District


Thursday July 24, 2014 4:00pm - 4:15pm
SPHS Cafeteria