Mimio, developer of the MimioClassroom™ family of interactive teaching technologies, today announced its fall 2013 professional development webinar series designed to help customers make optimal use of its technologies. Teachers who have gained expertise with Mimio’s collaborative technologies host the webinars. Two of the live 30-minute sessions will be presented on two different days to accommodate educators’ schedules.
“All of us at Mimio are so grateful to have this team of wonderfully dedicated educators who are experts when it comes to Mimio solutions, and who are willing to help others make the most of our interactive learning systems and content,’” said Paget Hetherington, Mimio’s vice president of marketing. “They all have extensive classroom experience, so they know what session attendees are dealing with and can give solid, practical advice.”
The fall 2013 series includes the following sessions:
What’s New with MimioStudio and MimioMobile?
This webinar examines the teaching opportunities presented by the new features in the recently updated MimioStudio™ 11 classroom software and MimioMobile™ application. The presenter is Travis Rink, an educator advocacy leader at Mimio and a former high school science teacher. He will take attendees through the numerous ways that the software and application can be used on Apple and Android mobile devices, from creating collaboration opportunities to formative assessment options.
The webinar will take place on Thursday, October 24, at 4:00 p.m. ET. Visit http://news.mimio.com/mimio-webinar-10-24-overview to register.
The session will take place again on Tuesday, December 10, at 10:00 a.m. ET. Visit http://news.mimio.com/mimio-webinar-12-10-overview to register.
Classroom Collaboration with Mimio
Webinar attendees will learn how to enhance students’ collaboration skills with MimioStudio 11 software and the new MimioMobile app. The presenter, Paul Gigliotti, is a high school social studies teacher in Cleveland, Ohio. He will provide tips and suggestions for using the many features of the enhanced tools to facilitate and encourage collaboration in the classroom. Attendees will also be introduced to some of the new collaboration lessons and activities that are available at no charge on mimioconnect.com, Mimio’s online community for educators.
The webinar will take place on Thursday, November 7, at 4:30 p.m. ET. Visit http://news.mimio.com/mimio-webinar-11-7-overview to register.
The webinar will also be held on Thursday, December 5, at 4:30 p.m. ET. Visit http://news.mimio.com/mimio-webinar-12-5-overview to register.
Seamless Integration of Curriculum and Technology
In this webinar, attendees will learn how curriculum and technology work together seamlessly in the Mimio classroom. Sarah Coughlin, a high school math teacher at Hingham Public Schools in Hingham, Mass., will share the latest on new Mimio products that work with Apple and Android mobile devices to create an engaging and collaborative learning environment to support student achievement.
The webinar will take place on Thursday, November 21, at 4:00 p.m. ET. Visit http://news.mimio.com/mimio-webinar-11-21-overview to register.
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