updated USF Credit-Transform your Classroom

USF Credit

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Workshops

How to Register:
Workshop 1: Transforming Ordinary into Extraordinary LINK
Workshop 2: More Extraordinary Transformations LINK

Workshop 3: Transform Student Learning with the 4 C's LINK
Workshop 4: Trending Transformations LINK

What To Do:

Choose 3 activities from the workshop booklet to implement with your students.  Take at least 5 photos or a 2-3 minute video of your students engaged in the activity.  Make sure you are in at least one of the photos or make an appearance in the video.   

How To Submit:

Videos

Upload your video to YouTube, making it accessible only to those with the link.    Email the YouTube link to Transform@venturecomm.net  In the subject line, type the name of the workshop for which you are submitting this for credit.  In the message body, list the title of the activity and a paragraph describing your experience with the activity and the impact it had on your students' learning. 

Photos
Insert your 5 photos into a Word document.  Include the title of the activity and a paragraph describing your experience with the activity and the impact it had on your students' learning. Email the Word document to 
Transfrom@venturecomm.net.  In the subject line, type the name of the workshop for which you are submitting this for credit. Exemplar 




When To Submit:
Please submit your 3 videos or 15 photos of the 3 different activities from the workshop by the following dates:
October 1, 2019; November 1, 2019; December 1, 2019.
You are welcome to send in all 3 assignments prior to October 1, 2019; if that is what you prefer. 
However, no late assignments will be accepted.  And, no friendly reminders will be sent.​  You may want to set yourself reminders in your own personal calendars.

Confirmation:
We will send a confirmation e-mail upon reviewing each of your submissions.  These will be sent out no later than October 15, November 15 and December 15.  Please do not e-mail us to check if we have received your submission prior to these respective dates because it just impedes the review process.  If you sent your assignment, but haven't received a confirmation e-mail from Transform@venturecomm.net by each of the above dates, please let us know.

Transcripts will be available from USF in January 2020.

 
Book Studies

How to Register:
Book Study 1: Grade Smarter, Not Harder LINK
Book Study 2: Learning Unleashed LINK
Book Study 3: Teach Like a Pirate LINK
Book Study 4: Teach Like Finland LINK
Book Study 5: Ditch that Textbook LINK
Book Study 6: The Wild Card LINK
Book Study 7: What School Should Be LINK
Book Study 8: Culturize LINK 
Book Study 9: The End of Molasses Classes LINK
Book Study 10: Relentless LINK


What To Do:

Complete all assignments listed on the assignment page.  (The link and password for this page will be e-mailed to you once your registration and payment is received.)  You must earn at least a 60% on each chapter quiz to attain credit for this book study.   You must make at least one post on each discussion question.  Your discussion posts should be thoughtful and on-topic

How To Submit:

Simply follow the Quiz links on the assignment page to complete each chapter quiz.  After watching the videos linked on the assignment page, respond to each blog post.  




When To Submit:
Make sure to have all assignments completed by the due date you selected when enrolling with USF for graduate credit.  
No late assignments will be accepted. Also, no friendly reminders will be sent.​  You may want to set yourself reminders in your own personal calendars.

Confirmation:
E-mail Transform@venturecomm.netwhen you have finished all assignments listed on the assignment page. We will reply with a course completion e-mail, if you have indeed completed all of the assignments.  

Transcripts will be available from USF 2 - 3 weeks after your completition of the book study.