About the Summit
Your TCI Summer Professional Development starts right here.
Join us for a two-day free virtual summit to gain insights and best practices into the blended learning landscape for 2020 and beyond.
Whether you are new to TCI or an experienced user, learn how you can leverage our blended learning curriculum to drive student engagement and meet your district’s learning needs. Get your questions answered by our program experts, engage in virtual activities, and get a certification of attendance at the end of the summit!
The event features sessions from the TCI team, partners, and educators and will cover a variety of topics, including:
Agenda at a Glance
Tuesday, July 28
Keynote: TCI in a New Environment
Speaker: Bert Bower
Customer Panel Discussion: How Educators are Adapting to the New Normal
Speakers: TCI teachers, Bert Bower, Natasha Martin
Road to Blended Learning: How You Can Use TCI in a Blended Learning Environment
Speaker: Christy Sanders & Marsha Ifurung
Building a Community of Learners
Speaker: Deanna Morrow
Making Blended Learning Dynamic
Speaker: Brian Thomas
Wednesday, July 29
Best Practices for Using Google Classroom with TCI
Speaker: Matt Moorman
Top Tips on Using TCI with Various Web-Based Tools
Speaker: Brian Thomas
Blended Learning Teaching Strategies Breakout Sessions
Speakers: Kelsey Moore, Nathan Wellborne, Christy Sanders, Dawn Smith, Heidi Stepp
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How do I join the summit?
Once you register for the summit, you will receive an email from Zoom with a link to join the Summit. You will also receive a reminder email a day before the summit with the link to join.
Q: What do I do if I need technical assistance?
If you are unable to join the meeting, please visit the Zoom Support Center for useful information. Reminder: we highly recommend you test your connection and update your Zoom to the latest version before the event. You can join a test meeting at https://zoom.us/test.
Q: Does it cost to attend the summit?
The summit is absolutely free.
Q: Can I invite other co-teachers and colleagues to the summit?
Absolutely! To invite other teachers, simply share the registration link with them.
Q: Will the summit sessions be recorded?
Yes, the sessions will be recorded. We will share the link to the recordings in a follow-up email after the summit.
Q: What if I can’t attend both days of the summit?
You can attend as many sessions as you want during the summit.
Q: Will I get certificate for attending the summit? How many PD hours will I receive?
After the summit, you will receive a link to your printable certificate that you may share with your local school organization to request hours for professional development credit. How your district chooses to honor it is at their discretion.