Friday, March 27, 2009

TIMAC Regional Meeting in Santa Clara on March 27

It was a very lively and successful meeting at Santa Clara Adult Ed.

Brian Darby, Santa Clara Adult Ed, shared some educational applications he made in Flash. He talked about his Adults With Disabilities learners and their program in general.

Hongyan Zheng, Milpitas Adult Ed, talked about
  • SchoolLoop - they already moved their school Web site to this platform
  • Embedding Google Presentations, her students shared some recipes this way
  • She also shared a Template and Instructions for PowerPoint she uses for her students to keep track of their CASAS test scores

Sylvia Richards-Bullock, Merced Adult Ed, talked about
Teresita Marchisello, Watsonvile/Aptos Adult Ed, talked about
  • Their ESL school Blog
  • Surveying students in SurveyMonkey
  • Their director was elected to be on Watsonville's city council, a very useful position to have in these days of budget crunch.
Tina Sander, our super mentor from Santa Cruz Adult Ed, shared resources on creating effective PowerPoint presentations.

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