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Tuesday, July 26
 

7:30am

Registration & Coffee
Tuesday July 26, 2016 7:30am - 8:00am
Cafeteria

8:00am

Keynote Speaker: Edward Gonzalez, Superintendent MUSD
Speakers
avatar for Edward Gonzalez

Edward Gonzalez

Superintendent, Madera USD
Edward C. Gonzalez was raised in Fresno and attended Fresno Unified School District schools.  He attended California State University Fresno where he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and his Masters in Educational Leadership.   Ed spent 15 years as a classroom teacher in the Madera Unified School District and was nominated 5 times for the Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers by his former... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:00am - 8:30am
Cafeteria

8:30am

Excel Tips & Tricks for School Site Office
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
DA

Denise Anderson

Admin Assistant, Madera Unified School District
Denise Anderson worked at Dixieland in the office for several years. Tips and examples of what you can do in excel will be presented. Powerpoint basic tips will also be covered


Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am
Room 105 MSHS

8:30am

Introduction to Aeries Web
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will teach basic navigational skills used in the Aeries Web. 

Speakers
avatar for Hilda Garnica

Hilda Garnica

Data Analyst, Madera Unified School District
In 2009, Hilda obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies from California State University, Fresno. She began working for Madera Unified in August, 1994 where she started as a Student Assistant at Furman High School and soon after, she moved into other secretarial roles. Within the first, three years of her start date, Hilda helped in the expansion of the State Preschool program where the student enrollment tripled. In 2006, she helped... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am
Room 115 MSHS

8:30am

Introduction to Google Forms
Limited Capacity seats available


Google Forms is a free tool from Google that allows you to create forms, surveys, and share the forms electronically with others. Google Forms collects all the responses in a spreadsheet and provides you with helpful summaries of the collected data, with charts and graphs! Google Forms is a quick and easy application and after this session, you'll wonder how you lived without it!

Speakers
avatar for Jamie Smith

Jamie Smith

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Jamie Smith - MA, is an Instructional Technology Coach for Madera Unified School District. Mrs. Smith has taught high school business technology and English classes for nine years; with all of her teaching experience in 1:1 technology environments. Mrs. Smith joined Madera Unified in 2014, as an Instructional Technology Coach for their secondary programs. Mrs. Smith is passionate about integrating technology to transform student learning and... Read More →



Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am
Room 106 MSHS

8:30am

Digital Privacy, Security, and Citizenship
This session will help you know what to expect when it comes to your digital privacy as a public employee. We will also discuss how to recognize fraudulent emails and how to be a responsible citizen in a digital world.

Speakers
avatar for Jack Anderson

Jack Anderson

IT Supervisor
Jack Anderson has served Madera Unified School District in the Technology Services Department for 27 years. 



Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am
Room 110 MSHS

8:30am

Department of Family and Community Services
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will provide participants with best practices to create and increase community through parent engagement. This interactive workshop will discuss strategies in which classified staff can motivate, engage, encourage and support parents in the school community.

Speakers
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David Hernandez

Director of Family and Community Services, Madera Unified School District
Mr. David Hernandez is Director of Family and Community Services for Madera Unified School District (MUSD). He is responsible for conducting a full range of parent engagement programs district-wide. He has 35 years of experience managing successful award winning parent engagement programs and manages four Parent Resource Centers designed to assist and support MUSD’s overall mission and quality educational standards. Mr. Hernandez works in... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am
Room 109 MSHS

8:30am

Purchasing Processes/REQ's
Limited Capacity seats available

Purchasing processes

Speakers
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Susan Harautuneian

Director of Purchasing, Madera Unified School District
Susan Harautuneian has a BA in Business and has over 28 years of experience in Purchasing


Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:30am - 9:30am
Room 107 MSHS

9:30am

Break
Snacks & Drink Available in Cafeteria.

Tuesday July 26, 2016 9:30am - 9:50am
Cafeteria

9:50am

ASB Staying Out of Trouble
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers

Tuesday July 26, 2016 9:50am - 10:50am
Room 104 MSHS

9:50am

Google Docs Basics
Limited Capacity filling up

Learn the basics of Google's word processing app. Creating, edting, and sharing documents.

Speakers
avatar for Wendy Warnes

Wendy Warnes

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Wendy Warnes is an Instructional Technology Coach with 14 years of classroom teaching experience in sixth grade. She holds an M.A. in Educational Technology and is a Google Certified Educator. Wendy's goal is to make learning engaging, fun, and relevant for every student through technology integration, game-based learning, and passion projects. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, watching movies, and... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 9:50am - 10:50am
Room 109 MSHS

9:50am

Introduction to Google Sheets
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn what Google Sheets is, what it can do, and how you might use it. This is also a great place to begin if you are wanting to get started with Google forms, or you want to transition from Excel to sheets.

Speakers
avatar for Samuel Mendez

Samuel Mendez

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Samuel Mendez is an Instructional Technology Coach for Madera Unified School Distict. He has been an educator for 10 years. Discovering his passion for educational technology early on, he has worked in the field on multiple levels and environments for more than half of his career. Considering himself an open platfom tech user, Samuel advocates and supports the embedding of any technology in learning in order to empower both students and teachers... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 9:50am - 10:50am
Room 105 MSHS

9:50am

Student Enrollment in Aeries Web (Aeries.Net)
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will be a basic overview of student enrollment, transfers and drop/exit.

Speakers
avatar for Hilda Garnica

Hilda Garnica

Data Analyst, Madera Unified School District
In 2009, Hilda obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies from California State University, Fresno. She began working for Madera Unified in August, 1994 where she started as a Student Assistant at Furman High School and soon after, she moved into other secretarial roles. Within the first, three years of her start date, Hilda helped in the expansion of the State Preschool program where the student enrollment tripled. In 2006, she helped... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 9:50am - 10:50am
Room 115 MSHS

9:50am

Digital Privacy, Security, and Citizenship
This session will help you know what to expect when it comes to your digital privacy as a public employee. We will also discuss how to recognize fraudulent emails and how to be a responsible citizen in a digital world.

Speakers
avatar for Jack Anderson

Jack Anderson

IT Supervisor
Jack Anderson has served Madera Unified School District in the Technology Services Department for 27 years. 


Tuesday July 26, 2016 9:50am - 10:50am
Room 110 MSHS

9:50am

Google Forms Advanced
Limited Capacity seats available

Now that you know how to build a Form, put it to work with add-ons and other tricks.

Speakers
avatar for Jamie Smith

Jamie Smith

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Jamie Smith - MA, is an Instructional Technology Coach for Madera Unified School District. Mrs. Smith has taught high school business technology and English classes for nine years; with all of her teaching experience in 1:1 technology environments. Mrs. Smith joined Madera Unified in 2014, as an Instructional Technology Coach for their secondary programs. Mrs. Smith is passionate about integrating technology to transform student learning and... Read More →



Tuesday July 26, 2016 9:50am - 10:50am
Room 106 MSHS

10:50am

Break
Snacks & Drink Available in Cafeteria.

Tuesday July 26, 2016 10:50am - 11:10am
Cafeteria

11:10am

Apps and Extensions to Make Life Easier
Limited Capacity seats available

Google Chrome apps and extensions to make life easier!

Speakers
avatar for Mike Dawson

Mike Dawson

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Mike has taught in Madera Unified for 20+ years at the Middle School level with the last 4 as a TOSA-Technology Coach.


Tuesday July 26, 2016 11:10am - 12:10pm
Room 107 MSHS

11:10am

Google Drive Basics
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn what Google Drive is and why you should be using it. You will also learn how to get started, how to locate your documents, and best practices for staying organized.

Speakers
avatar for Greg Johnson

Greg Johnson

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Greg is a Technology Coach for Madera Unified School District.  He began his career in Madera at Washington Elementary, teaching 5th and 6th grade for several years before joining MUSD’s Instructional Technology team in 2006.  He earned his MA in Education with an emphasis in Educational Technology in 2009. His focus is Google Apps in the classroom, promoting digital literacy/cyber safety, and helping users feel at ease with the... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 11:10am - 12:10pm
Room 106 MSHS

11:10am

Google Slides Basics
Limited Capacity seats available

In this session you will learn how to create a presentation using Google Slides, from start to finish.

Speakers
avatar for Kathy Niino

Kathy Niino

Instructional Technology Coach
Kathy has been a teacher for over 20 years. She enjoys working with students and teachers and is always eager to learn.



Tuesday July 26, 2016 11:10am - 12:10pm
Room 105 MSHS

11:10am

Payroll Time Sheets & Authorization Forms
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
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Theresa Brown

Payroll Accounting Specialist - Lead, Madera Unified School District


Tuesday July 26, 2016 11:10am - 12:10pm
Room 104 MSHS

11:10am

Aeries Query
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will provide a working knowledge of the Aeries Query language for data reporting purposes.

Speakers
JB

Jacob Bunce

Database Admin
Jacob is a Computer Science major and web developer with 15 years of experience in database applications.


Tuesday July 26, 2016 11:10am - 12:10pm
Room 110 MSHS

11:10am

Taking your Google Docs to the Next Level
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn how to format a Google Doc so it looks just the way you want it! This session will cover all of the Google Docs tools that will help you create beautiful custom layouts and templates. Also, learn about all the additional features found in Google Docs that you won't find anywhere else.

Speakers
avatar for Nicole Bush

Nicole Bush

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
See Nicole. See Nicole teach. See Nicole teach with projects. Nicole loves projects. Nicole has a love for designing cross-curricular projects that ignite curiosity and push students to do meaningful work. Nicole has a greater love for graphs, coffee, jokes and graphs with jokes about coffee.


Tuesday July 26, 2016 11:10am - 12:10pm
Room 109 MSHS

12:10pm

Lunch
Tuesday July 26, 2016 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Cafeteria

12:10pm

Vegetarian Lunch
Tuesday July 26, 2016 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Cafeteria

1:10pm

Automate & Autocreate Docs and Emails with Google Forms
Limited Capacity seats available

One of the most powerful uses of Google Forms is to automate documents and emails based on the responses submitted. In this hands on session you will build a form and use add-ons to merge the information on to a doc and then email it to a specific recipent.

Speakers
avatar for Jamie Smith

Jamie Smith

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Jamie Smith - MA, is an Instructional Technology Coach for Madera Unified School District. Mrs. Smith has taught high school business technology and English classes for nine years; with all of her teaching experience in 1:1 technology environments. Mrs. Smith joined Madera Unified in 2014, as an Instructional Technology Coach for their secondary programs. Mrs. Smith is passionate about integrating technology to transform student learning and... Read More →



Tuesday July 26, 2016 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Room 107 MSHS

1:10pm

Do More with Google Calendar
Limited Capacity seats available

All the things you've never been told and are just expected to know. This would be an opportunity for participants to be guided through Google calendar step by step. This will be for Google technology beginners. The organization and functionality will be presented, practiced and given in a handout.

Speakers
avatar for Genevieve Almanzar

Genevieve Almanzar

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Like you, Gen Almanzar is an education expert and purposeful technology enthusiast, who has seen education and technology grow and change in many ways. With real-life, in-the-trenches classroom experience, her view on integrating technology with state standards is both invigorating and attainable. She is a former resource teacher, who has taught in grades K-8, with her focus being grades Tk, K and 4th. As a lifelong learner, she strives to... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Room 106 MSHS

1:10pm

Introduction to Aeries Web
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will teach basic navigational skills used in the Aeries Web. 

Speakers
avatar for Hilda Garnica

Hilda Garnica

Data Analyst, Madera Unified School District
In 2009, Hilda obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies from California State University, Fresno. She began working for Madera Unified in August, 1994 where she started as a Student Assistant at Furman High School and soon after, she moved into other secretarial roles. Within the first, three years of her start date, Hilda helped in the expansion of the State Preschool program where the student enrollment tripled. In 2006, she helped... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Room 115 MSHS

1:10pm

Site Budgeting 101
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
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Adele Nikkel

Madera Unified School District


Tuesday July 26, 2016 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Room 104 MSHS

1:10pm

Microsoft Word to Google Docs
If you are thinking about making the switch from Word to Google docs, or wondering if it would be worth the effort, come to this session. You will learn what Google Docs can do for you and how switching will make your life better.
You will also learn about installing Drive on you local computer and the difference between Drive in the cloud and Drive on your local computer.

Speakers
avatar for Joanne Glantz

Joanne Glantz

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera High School
Joanne Glantz is an Instructional Technology Coach for Madera Unified School District. She has been involved in networking and information systems for over 20 years and has been teaching the Regional Occupation Program, Computer Technology and Networking, at the high schools for 9 years and specializes in providing technology support to the classroom. Joanne graduated from Fresno Pacific with a BA in Management and Organizational Development. She... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Room 109 MSHS

1:10pm

Office Tips and Powerpoint
Limited Capacity seats available

Excel and Powerpoint Tips

Speakers
DA

Denise Anderson

Admin Assistant, Madera Unified School District
Denise Anderson worked at Dixieland in the office for several years. Tips and examples of what you can do in excel will be presented. Powerpoint basic tips will also be covered
AN

Adele Nikkel

Madera Unified School District


Tuesday July 26, 2016 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Room 105 MSHS

1:10pm

Aeries Query
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will provide a working knowledge of the Aeries Query language for data reporting purposes.

Speakers
JB

Jacob Bunce

Database Admin
Jacob is a Computer Science major and web developer with 15 years of experience in database applications.


Tuesday July 26, 2016 1:10pm - 2:10pm
Room 110 MSHS

2:10pm

Break
Snacks & Drink Available in Cafeteria.

Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:10pm - 2:30pm
Cafeteria

2:30pm

Introduction to Aeries Web
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will teach basic navigational skills used in the Aeries Web. 

Speakers
avatar for Hilda Garnica

Hilda Garnica

Data Analyst, Madera Unified School District
In 2009, Hilda obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies from California State University, Fresno. She began working for Madera Unified in August, 1994 where she started as a Student Assistant at Furman High School and soon after, she moved into other secretarial roles. Within the first, three years of her start date, Hilda helped in the expansion of the State Preschool program where the student enrollment tripled. In 2006, she helped... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 115 MSHS

2:30pm

Maintenance & Transportation Site Requests
Limited Capacity seats available

Speakers
avatar for Curtis Manganaan

Curtis Manganaan

Director of Maintenance & Operation, Madera Unified School District


Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 104 MSHS

2:30pm

Organizing Your Google Drive
Limited Capacity filling up

Don't let Google DRIVE you crazy! Learn how to access, find, manage, and organize all of your files in Google Drive. You will be creating folders and sub-folders in Drive. Learn tips and tricks for finding folders and files quickly.

Speakers
avatar for Anne Charleston

Anne Charleston

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Anne Charleston is a MUSD Instructional Technology Coach with 16 years of educational experience using technology in the service of learning. She provides professional development and individual coaching, partnering with teachers to help them identify and reach their instructional goals. Anne is experienced in designing and delivering interactive instruction aligned to educational expectations. Nothing pleases her more than contributing to the... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 105 MSHS

2:30pm

The Report Card Process for Elementary: Elementary Grade Reporting in Aeries Web (Aeries.Net)
Limited Capacity seats available

In this session, all your questions regarding the report card process in Aeries will be covered! We will go explain and discuss each step in the grade reporting and report card printing process. We will also cover common issues and tips & tricks for making the grade reporting process easy. 

Speakers
avatar for Samuel Mendez

Samuel Mendez

Instructional Technology Coach, Madera Unified School District
Samuel Mendez is an Instructional Technology Coach for Madera Unified School Distict. He has been an educator for 10 years. Discovering his passion for educational technology early on, he has worked in the field on multiple levels and environments for more than half of his career. Considering himself an open platfom tech user, Samuel advocates and supports the embedding of any technology in learning in order to empower both students and teachers... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 109 MSHS

2:30pm

Attendance in Aeries Web (Aeries.Net)
Limited Capacity seats available

Introduction to Aeries Web Attendance.

Speakers
avatar for Pam Mendoza

Pam Mendoza

Information Systems Specialist-Network, Madera Unified School District
Pam started work for MUSD in 1985 after working for 5 years at Firebaugh-Las Deltas USD. Started at Monroe worked there for 10 years as a Teacher's aide/Computer Lab Tech, moved to the District Office in 1995 working at Switchboard and Accounts Payable which utilized her experience with both formats PC and MAC. Started working in Data Processing in 1997, trained in some networking, creating email accounts, installing software, installing... Read More →


Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 107 MSHS

2:30pm

Budgeting with Google Sheets
Limited Capacity seats available

In this session you will have the chance to see a working example of how Google Sheets can make budgetting easy. You will learn how to setup your sheets and get tips on how to make sharing work.

Speakers
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Felicia Molina

Instructional Technology Administrative Assistant, Madera Unified School District


Tuesday July 26, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Room 106 MSHS

3:30pm

Wrap Up & Demo Slam
Tuesday July 26, 2016 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Cafeteria