Mike Renne

Mike Renne

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      http://www.mikerenne.com
    • Native Language
      English
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    • Categories
      Computer Science / Technology / Digital Literacy

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    Physical computing for the non-computer science educator

    Physical computing for the non-computer science educator

    Details:

    This course teaches the basics and benefits of integrating physical computing with MakeCode in any subject area. It provides cross-curricular hands-on learning opportunities for participants within the MakeCode site. No additional items are needed to learn about MakeCode in this course. However, participants can work with materials such as micro:bit or Adafruit Circuit Playground if they have these available.

    Digital Citizenship

    Digital Citizenship

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    You've earned the Microsoft Digital Citizenship Champion badge. Best of luck in helping raise responsible Digital Citizens!

    Maker Challenge

    Maker Challenge

    Details:

    Learn how to run your own Maker Challenge with this course and earn 500 points!

    Getting Started with OneNote

    Getting Started with OneNote

    Details:

    Learning is more powerful and dynamic with tools that are already right in front of you – and it’s up to educators to impress this on students in the classroom. With Microsoft OneNote, educators can create digital notebooks that support academic standards and education outcomes across disciplines and tasks, such as writing, reading, mathematics, science, history, CTE, and elective courses. Students may use OneNote across content areas and grade levels, and use OneNote to compile and organize unstructured information, research, and content. OneNote also supports research, collaboration, information management, communication, note taking, journaling, reflective writing, and academic requirements.

    Step Up to Computer Science

    Step Up to Computer Science

    Details:

    Learn how to get started teaching a computer science class or even just integrating computer science into your curriculum.

    Windows 10 Creators Update

    Windows 10 Creators Update

    Details:

    Create a world of tomorrow in your classroom with easy to set up devices and apps, amazingly integrated tools for learning, and features that engage all types of learners. This course will review the best of Windows 10 for education. Educators completing this course will feel comfortable getting started with Windows 10, using universal apps, inking and interacting with various types of content, and setting up new classroom devices.

    Teach Student-Led Computer Science Advocacy

    Teach Student-Led Computer Science Advocacy

    Details:

    Complete this course to learn how to lead students toward becoming advocates for expanded access to computer science. Even if you’ve never been an advocate before, you can learn to teach students how to become advocates for their computer science interest.

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 - Programming

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 - Programming

    Details:

    By combining their design and coding skills, students can create innovative solutions to real-world problems with the use of LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3.

    Intro to Microsoft Teams

    Intro to Microsoft Teams

    Details:

    Microsoft Teams is a digital hub that brings conversations, content, and apps together in one place. Educators can create collaborative classrooms, connect in Professional Learning Communities, and communicate with school staff all from a single experience in Office 365 for Education. This course will provide educators with the necessary steps for getting up and running with Microsoft Teams.

    Problem-Based Learning

    Problem-Based Learning

    Details:

    Problem-based learning (PBL) has become an integral part of the 21st century classroom. When students are faced with solving ill-structured, open ended, messy problems, they are pushed to think more critically and work collaboratively. Many Microsoft tools help support problem-based learning. This course has been developed to help you understand what PBL is and how to plan and implement a problem-based-learning experience in your classroom.

    Computational thinking: Its importance in education

    Computational thinking: Its importance in education

    Details:

    This course is designed for all educators from all subject areas who would like to know more about Computational Thinking and how it can be applied within cross-curricular educational settings.

    Independent learning with math tools in OneNote

    Independent learning with math tools in OneNote

    Details:

    This course is designed to teacher educators how to use the OneNote Math button. This button allows students to see the steps to solve an equation and helps them become independent learners.

    OneNote Staff Notebook: Tools for staff collaboration

    OneNote Staff Notebook: Tools for staff collaboration

    Details:

    Lean how to collaborate with colleagues or staff using OneNote. OneNote Staff Notebooks have a personal workspace for every staff member or teacher, a content library for shared information, and a collaboration space for everyone to work together, all within one powerful notebook.

    OneNote Class Notebook: A teacher’s all-in-one notebook for students

    OneNote Class Notebook: A teacher’s all-in-one notebook for students

    Details:

    OneNote Class Notebook provides a platform for teachers to prepare instructional materials and collaborate with students in an organized manner. In this part of the training, participants create a Class Notebook and begin building instructional content they can use with their students.

    Microsoft in Education

    Microsoft in Education

    Details:

    The Microsoft in Education learning path is a set of introductory courses to get you started on our suite of Microsoft tools for teaching and learning.

    Creating a digitally inclusive learning community

    Creating a digitally inclusive learning community

    Details:

    In a world where everything (from banking to benefits, shopping to government services) is online, it is essential that schools create a digitally rich learning environment that supports the needs of every learner. Achievement for All is a leading educational charity that enables all children and young people to succeed regardless of background, challenge or need. In a partnership with Microsoft, we offer a learning path that will create a more digitally inclusive school community, unlocking progress and achievement for all children.

    OneNote Teacher Academy

    OneNote Teacher Academy

    Details:

    In this learning path,, you will be learn to navigate within the OneNote Windows 10 app structure, use OneNote tools effectively, create lesson plans, assessments, and learning activities using various tools in OneNote, create notebooks for student and teacher collaboration using OneNote Class Notebook, create notebooks for collaboration between the staff members using OneNote Staff Notebook.

    MIE Trainer Academy

    MIE Trainer Academy

    Details:

    The Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Trainer Academy is designed for teacher trainers and those who are responsible for training educators on the integration of technology in the classroom. The goal is to provide trainers exposure to the many Microsoft technologies and resources that support student-centered learning based on authentic problems and projects while aligning to 21st Century Skills, NETS-S and Common Core Standards.

    2018 Summer School 201

    2018 Summer School 201

    Details:

    Congratulations Class of 2018. You’ve graduated from Summer School 201!

    2018 Summer School 101

    2018 Summer School 101

    Details:

    Congratulations Class of 2018. You’ve graduated from Summer School 101!

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 - In the Classroom course

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 - In the Classroom course

    Details:

    Nice work! You've successfully completed the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 - In the Classroom course.

    Twitter Promoter

    Twitter Promoter

    Twitter Promoter
    Details:

    Thanks for sharing with your social network, Twitter Promoter! You've earned a badge for posting one thing from the Microsoft Educator Community to Twitter.

    Teacher Academy Windows 10

    Teacher Academy Windows 10

    Details:

    Congratulations! You’ve earned the Teacher Academy Windows 10 badge for completing the Windows 10 Teacher Academy courses.

    MakeCode and Minecraft

    MakeCode and Minecraft

    Details:

    Congratulations for successfully completing the course on Unleash creativity with MakeCode and Minecraft: Education Edition!

    My Minecraft Journey

    My Minecraft Journey

    Details:

    Congratulations for successfully completing the course My Minecraft Journey!

    TweetMeet

    TweetMeet

    Details:

    Congratulations on passing the TweetMeet course. See you at the next TweetMeet event!

    Profile All-Star

    Profile All-Star

    Profile All-Star
    Details:

    Cheers to you for creating a great profile! You’ve earned the Profile All-Star badge for filling out your profile and letting us learn a little more about you.

    Minecraft Global Mentor

    Minecraft Global Mentor

    Minecraft Global Mentor
    Details:

    Congrats! You've been recognized by the Minecraft Education Team for going above and beyond. This badge is awarded to a limited group of users by the Minecraft Education Team.

    Creating a digitally inclusive learning community

    Creating a digitally inclusive learning community

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Creating a digitally inclusive learning community Learning Path.

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 - Getting Started

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 - Getting Started

    Details:

    Congratulations on passing the first LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 course! Continue with the next two LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 courses to get the most out of robots in the classroom!

    Summer School 101

    Summer School 101

    Details:

    Congratulations for completing Summer School 101! Awarded to recognize your commitment to innovative learning methods.

    Kodu Introduction

    Kodu Introduction

    Details:

    Congratulations on passing the Kodu Introduction course. Please explore a variety of additional Kodu Resources — including training videos, sample lessons, and starter worlds.

    Educator Community Influencer

    Educator Community Influencer

    Educator Community Influencer
    Details:

    Your contributions are making a difference. You've earned the Educator Community Influencer badge for referring others or sharing content within the community and earning 12500 points.

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 Completion

    LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Education EV3 Completion

    Details:

    Nice work! You've successfully completed the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 courses.

    Introduction to OneNote

    Introduction to OneNote

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Introduction to OneNote course.

    Introduction to Sway

    Introduction to Sway

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Introduction to Sway course.

    Step Up to Computer Science

    Step Up to Computer Science

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Step Up to Computer science course.

    Windows 10 Anniversary Update

    Windows 10 Anniversary Update

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Windows 10 Anniversary Update course

    Amplifying Student Voice

    Amplifying Student Voice

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing Amplifying Student Voice course.

    Technology Enriched Instruction

    Technology Enriched Instruction

    Details:

    Nice work! You've earned the TEI badge for completing the Technology Enriched Instruction course.

    Introduction to the Microsoft Imagine Academy

    Introduction to the Microsoft Imagine Academy

    Details:

    Congratulations on earning the Microsoft Imagine Academy (MSIA) course badge. Now that you know about this valuable program and how it supports college and career preparation through a blended learning approach, we hope you will join MSIA as well as spread the word to other educators.

    Educator Community Contributor

    Educator Community Contributor

    Educator Community Contributor
    Details:

    Thank you for sharing! You've earned the Educator Community Contributor badge for contributing to the community and earning 8000 points.

    Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator

    Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator

    Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator
    Details:

    You've earned the designation for educators who are passionate and committed to empowering learning through technology in their classrooms by earning 1000 points.

    Microsoft in Education

    Microsoft in Education

    Microsoft in Education
    Details:

    You've built a great foundation. You've earned the Microsoft in Education badge for completing all introductory courses.

    Teaching with Technology Basics

    Teaching with Technology Basics

    Details:

    You've earned the TwT Basics badge for your completion of the Teaching with Technology Basics course.

    Hour of Code

    Hour of Code

    Details:

    You're now an expert on the Hour of Code and ready to empower students with skills for the present and future!

    Teach Creative Coding Through Games and Apps.

    Teach Creative Coding Through Games and Apps.

    Details:

    You’re on your way to becoming coding pro! Congrats on passing the Prepare to Teach Creative Coding Through Games and Apps course.

    Community Member

    Community Member

    Community Member
    Details:

    Congratulations on joining the Microsoft Educator Community and earning the Community Member badge.