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November Tech Tuesday Sessions Focus on Formative Assessment

tt-coffeyThis November, we celebrated the holiday season by bringing twice the digital learning PD!  On Tuesday, November 29th, N-CCS Tech Team members facilitated TWO Tech Tuesday sessions.

At the Central Office Digital Teaching & Learning PD Room, Newton-Conover High School English Teacher and Tech Team member Megan Coffey shared on how she uses Nearpod in her classroom to enhance independent practice, formative assessment, and differentiation.
At Newton-Conover Middle School’s Media Center, Newton-Conover STEM Middle School teacher Diego Mureno & Media Coordinator Amanda McRary worked with teachers on using EdPuzzle to enhance formative assessment and feedback.
See the flyers below to read about each session and the presenters.  If you’re interested in registering for an upcoming session in December or beyond and want to be a part, click here to register!



About James Frye

James Frye (@mrjamesfrye) serves as Instructional Technology Facilitator and Public Information Officer for Newton-Conover City Schools. Formerly, he was an English and Journalism Teacher at Newton-Conover High School and a Blended/Virtual English Teacher. He is a NC Teaching Fellow and studied education abroad at the Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal in Germany. James holds a Post-Masters Certificate in Educational Leadership & Cultural Foundations from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a M.A. in Curriculum & Instruction with a Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology from Michigan State University, and a B.A. in English/Education from Lenoir-Rhyne University, where he serves as an Adjunct Professor. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Law with The University of Kentucky. In addition to modeling technological and leadership innovation and leading various professional learning, Jamie also serves statewide on the NC Digital Learning Initiative Advisory Board/Home Base Design Team, the NC Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development’s Board of Directors, the #NCed Leadership Team, and is co-founder of Edcamp WNC. He is a member of the NC Digital Leadership Coaches’ Network, and was named an international Emerging Leader by ASCD in 2015. He resides in Hickory with his wife and their baby girl.

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