2018-19 MontanaPBS Professional Development Sessions

You will find session resources for all trainings conducted by MontanaPBS Educational Services here. If you need more information about professional development with Nikki Vradenburg email nikki@montanapbs.org.
Upcoming Events

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MontanaPBS TILT Group | Teachers Integrating and Learning Technology using Microsoft 360

TILT, which stands for Teachers Integrating and Learning with Technology, is a highly successful, FREE, professional development program inspired by a similar program developed by Desiree Caskey, technology integration specialist, from Billings, MT. Teachers who are accepted into this rigorous 3 phase program learn through the phases below with fellow growth-minded colleagues.

  • Meeting Dates will be the last Thursday of each month. There will be no meeting in December.
  • Meeting Dates: October 25, November 29, January 31, February 28, March 21, April 25, May 30

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Previous Events and Links

MIET Conference, Great Falls, MT June 13, 2017

MCCE Conference, Billings, MT July 31-Aug 1, 2017

Googlefest, Three Forks, MT August 14-15, 2017

Gallatin Madison Co-op Special Education Training, August 23, 2017

New Teacher Monthly Meeting, Livingston, MT September 10, 2017

PIR Days Livingston, MT October 19-20, 2017

Seesaw Training, Amsterdam School, October 30, 2017

Monthly Webinar November 8, 2017

Coding in the Classroom Workshop, Bozeman Public Library, November 30, 2017

Monthly Webinar December 6, 2017


Elementary iPad Training, Livingston, MT January 19, 2018

 

Gallatin Madison Co-op Technology Integration Training Part 2 February 23, 2018

The BEST of PBS LearningMedia Webinar February 28, 2018

Montana AGATE Conference, Billings, MT March 8-9, 2018

TIE Conference, Sioux Falls, SD April 15-17, 2018

MIET Technology Conference, Great Falls, June 12-13, 2018


PBS Edcamp Billings May 19
PBS Edcamp Bozeman, August 11
Google Fest, Three Forks August 13
Montana Science Institute, Bozeman, August 14
Joliet Schools PIR Day, August 21
PBS Teacher Summit, Sidney, MT, Sept. 22

Meet Our Ambassador

Nikki Vradenburg is the Teacher Ambassador for MontanaPBS. She works with teachers in rural schools to successfully integrate technology in theirclassrooms. An educator since 2001, Nikki has taught 4th and 5th students at LaMotte School, in a 1:1 Chromebook classroom and Kindergarten and First Grade with 1:1 iPads. Nikki is a National Board Certified teacher with a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership. She is a 2014 PBS Digital Innovator, a BrainPOP Certified Educator and was a finalist for Montana Teacher of the Year in 2017. She delivers professional development to teachers all over the state of Montana and has presented at national conferences including NCCE in Seattle, TIE in Rapid City and ISTE in Denver in 2016 and San Antonio in 2017. Nikki is also currently working on her doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction at Montana State University.

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