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Technology Tuesdays

PDP’s will be provided for all workshops.

For participants completing 10 hrs or more of  Tech. Tuesdays workshops In-service Credit is available. Ex. 12 hours of workshops = 1.2 In-service credits

For district and principal approved workshops participants will receive upon completion credit toward the 29 hour contractual requirements. This credit may not be combined with In-service Credit.


Any questions please contact
spinneye@fitchburg.k12.ma.us  or zeenar@fitchburg.k12.ma.us


These workshops are open to all FPS teaching staff. If a particular grade or content area is featured that has been noted in the workshop descriptions Enrollment is currently limited to 12 participants per session. 

Please sign-up through CO - MaryEllen Morcaldi morcaldim@fitchburg.k12.ma.us


Workshop 112 – Using Google Voice, Hangouts, Circles, and More…

Welcome to Google + participants will be introduced to many new features available to us now in Google +
Location: Central Office 3rd Floor Studio
Date: Tuesday April 2nd
Time: Session 1  - 3:00-4:00pm
Repeat Session 1 – 4:00 – 5:00pm


Workshop 113 – Using Google Forms 

Google Forms is a useful tool to help you plan events, send a survey, give students a quiz, or collect other information in an easy, streamlined way. This workshop will take a more in-depth look at navigating and creating various Google Forms

Location: Central Office 3rd Floor Studio
Date: Tuesday April 23rd
Time: Session 1  - 3:00-4:00pm
Repeat Session 1 – 4:00 – 5:00pm

Workshop 114 – Using Spreadsheets in Education 

This workshop will take a more in-depth look at Google Spreadsheets and how they may be used in educational settings

Location: Central Office 3rd Floor Studio
Date: Tuesday April 30
Time: Session 1  - 3:00-4:00pm
Repeat Session 1 – 4:00 – 5:00pm

Workshop 115Using Google Presentation

Create a slideshow using Google Presentation. Participants will explore the various features of this app and create a basic slideshow.

Location: Central Office 3rd Floor Studio
Date: Tuesday May 7
Time: Session 1  - 3:00-4:00pm
Repeat Session 1 – 4:00 – 5:00pm


Workshop 116 – Exploring Thinkfinity Resources 

Thinkfinity is the Verizon Foundation’s free online professional learning community, providing access to over 60,000 educators and experts in curriculum enhancement, along with thousands of award-winning digital resources for K-12 — aligned to state standards and the common core.
Here, educators connect and collaborate through themed groups, blogs and discussions, sharing resources and best practices that support 21st
century teaching and learning.

Location: Central Office 3rd Floor Studio
Date: Tuesday May 14th
Time: Session 1  - 3:00-4:00pm
Repeat Session 1 – 4:00 – 5:00pm


Workshop 117 – Exploring X2 for Teachers

Participants will explore the various functionality and information available to educators in our student information management system X2
Location: Central Office 3rd Floor Studio
Date: Tuesday May 21st
Time: Session 1  - 3:00-4:00pm
Repeat Session 1 – 4:00 – 5:00pm