Training Opportunities

Learn how to use Urban Planet to create and maintain sections of your SPPS website. Check the Pdexpress Workshop Catalog for training at 1930 Como or register for training at your site.

Web-based Software Applications Training
- These easy to useonline training videos are broken down in small section and show theuser "how to" use common software such as AppleWorks, Microsoft Officeand iMovie. These videos are available via the web at no charge toSaint Paul Public school teachers, students and parents. These trainingvideos can be found at http://www.atomiclearning.com

Technology Training Opportunities from local Vendors


- Science Museum offersa wide variety of classes in two Twin Cities locations. Focus is onproductivity classes, including programming, web development, webdesign and graphics. Discounts are available for Saint Paul Publicschools employees and for large groups. For information and pricescheck the website http://comped.smm.org/ or call 651.221.4722

- TIES classesfocus on productivity classes, curriculum and technology integrationand web design and development. For information and cost check the website http://www.ties.k12.mn.us/main/confwork/newworkshp.htm or call Dorothy Harmon at 651-999-6503 http://www.informns.k12.mn.us/ties2002/main/details.asp

Technology Integration-
Throughoutthe year, the Department of Educational Technology will be facilitatinga variety of technology integration workshops that focus on thedistrict's instructional priorities. Information will be distributedvia e-mail and highlighted on the Department web site as they becomeavailable.