USF-Transform your Classroom

USF Graduate Credit

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Podcast Explorations
How to Register:
1: Teaching Keating LINK
2: My Bad: How Extraordinary Educators Learn from Mistakes
LINK
3. Teach Me, Teacher 
LINK
4. The Brian Mendler Show 
LINK
5. Teachers on Fire LINK
6. Truth for Teachers LINK

 
What To Do:

Complete all assignments listed on the assignment page.  You must post 3 documents to Padlet. Documents must be either MindMaps, SketchNotes, or One-Pagers. You must complete all 12 questions on the final exam. 
 

How To Submit:

See the introductory video to learn how to post documents to Padlet -Your First & Last Name. must show up next to your document! You must complete and submitthe final exam using the Google Form provided. 
  

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:
Once you're completed, please give us 1-2 weeks to review this exam and your 3 assignments posted to Padlet.  Once this review process is complete, you’ll receive a confirmation email from Transform Your Classroom.

Transcripts will be available from USF 2 - 3 weeks after your completition of the final exam.
 
Book Studies
How to Register:
1: Grade Smarter, Not Harde
LINK
2: Learning Unleashed 
LINK
3: Teach Like a Pirate 
LINK
4: Teach Like Finland 
LINK
5: Ditch that Textbook 
LINK
6: The Wild Card 
LINK
7: What Schools Could Be 
LINK
8: Culturize 
LINK 
9: The End of Molasses Classes 
LINK
10: Relentless 
LINK
11: Talk To Me LINK
12: Ten-Minute In
service LINK
13: Innovators Mindset LINK
14. Fewer Things Better
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. 
Workshops
How to Register:
1: Transforming Ordinary into Extraordinary 
2: More Extraordinary Transformations 
3: Transform Student Learning with the 4 C's 
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 
Transform@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, 2021; November 1, 2021; December 1, 2021.
You are welcome to send in all 3 assignments prior to October 1, 2021; 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 2022.