Mark Henkels

Mark Henkels

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    • Native Language
      English
    • Age Level
      Ages 14-18 / Ages 11-13
    • Categories
      Math & Economics

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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.

    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.

    Empower every student with an inclusive classroom

    Empower every student with an inclusive classroom

    Details:

    This course is designed for educators of all subject areas who want to empower students to utilize tools to unlock their full potential by addressing a diversity of needs.

    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.

    Teaching Sustainable Development Goals

    Teaching Sustainable Development Goals

    Details:

    This short course is for educators and all those who would like to teach chidren and young people about the Sustainable Development Goals, commonly known as the Global Goals. It is intended to support the teaching of the World’s Largest Lesson and all other efforts to educate and engage children and young people so that they support the Sustainable Development Goals and want to turn their support into action.

    Microsoft Office 365 Deployment

    Microsoft Office 365 Deployment

    Details:

    This course is designed to help schools get up and running with Office 365 for Education. Office 365 gives schools a free set of cloud services including everything from email and document storage, to innovative apps for teaching and learning.

    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.

    First Steps into Artificial Intelligence

    First Steps into Artificial Intelligence

    Details:

    This course is for anyone in a leadership role who is not directly involved with managing or developing technology but is responsible for productivity and transformation. No IT or technical knowledge is required. This course has been created by Microsoft employees.

    Accessibility for Office 365

    Accessibility for Office 365

    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.

    Accessibility Tools

    Accessibility Tools

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Accessibility Tools Course.

    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.

    Authentic Assessment with Microsoft Forms

    Authentic Assessment with Microsoft Forms

    Details:

    This introductory course will get you started using Microsoft Forms. With Microsoft Forms, you can create surveys, quizzes, and polls, and easily see results as they come in. When you create a quiz or form, you can invite others to respond to it using any web browser, even on mobile devices. As results are submitted, you can use built-in analytics to evaluate responses. Form data, such as quiz results, can be easily exported to Excel for additional analysis or grading.

    Introduction to Skype in the Classroom Course

    Introduction to Skype in the Classroom Course

    Details:

    Learn about how to use Skype in the Classroom

    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.

    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.

    Minecraft Certified Educator

    Minecraft Certified Educator

    Minecraft Certified Educator
    Details:

    Congrats! You've earned the Minecraft Certified Educator badge by participating in discussions, contributing content, and maintaining a profile on the Minecraft Education community site.

    MIE Trainer 2018-2019

    MIE Trainer 2018-2019

    Details:

    You are helping lead innovation in education. Cheers to you, MIE Trainer, for training over 100 educators!

    Hack the Classroom - October 2018

    Hack the Classroom - October 2018

    Details:

    Thanks for participating in Hack the Classroom October 2018 and celebrating change makers in education!

    Skype Miles Traveled 5,000

    Skype Miles Traveled 5,000

    Skype Miles Traveled 5,000
    Details:

    You’re off to a great globe-trotting start with 5,000 Skype Miles traveled.

    Technology Enriched Instruction

    Technology Enriched Instruction

    Details:

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

    Hack the Classroom - June 2018

    Hack the Classroom - June 2018

    Details:

    Thanks for joining us for Hack the Classroom - June 2018! You've earned 500 points and the badge for your participation.

    2018 Summer School 101

    2018 Summer School 101

    Details:

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

    Introduction to Skype in the Classroom Course

    Introduction to Skype in the Classroom Course

    Details:

    Nice work! You've earned the badge for completing the Introduction to Skype in the Classroom course. Awarded to recognise your commitment to innovative learning methods.

    MIE Master Trainer 2017-2018

    MIE Master Trainer 2017-2018

    Details:

    You’re dedicated to using technology to pave the way for your peers. Congrats on training 400 educators MIE Master Trainer!

    My Minecraft Journey

    My Minecraft Journey

    Details:

    Congratulations for successfully completing the course My Minecraft Journey!

    MakeCode and Minecraft

    MakeCode and Minecraft

    Details:

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

    Microsoft Surface Master Trainer

    Microsoft Surface Master Trainer

    Microsoft Surface Master Trainer
    Details:

    Congratulations on being a selected Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator and Microsoft Learning Consultant for training a minimum of 100 other educators.

    Skype-a-Thon 2017 Participant

    Skype-a-Thon 2017 Participant

    Details:

    Thank you for celebrating learning without borders by participating in the global Skype-a-Thon!

    Hack the Classroom October 2017

    Hack the Classroom October 2017

    Details:

    You're dedicated to transforming your classroom and discovering latest trends in education! Here's to you for participating in Hack the Classroom- October 2017.

    Empower Students to Do More with Office 2016

    Empower Students to Do More with Office 2016

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Empower Students to Do More with Office 2016 course.

    Summer School 201

    Summer School 201

    Summer School 201
    Details:

    Congratulations for completing Summer School 201! Awarded to recognize your commitment to innovative learning methods.

    Summer School 101

    Summer School 101

    Details:

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

    Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2017-2018

    Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2017-2018

    Details:

    Cheers! You have been selected as an MIE Expert and received this recognition for your thought leadership in innovative learning with technology and your desire to amplify your reach and voice to all educators.

    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.

    Hack the Classroom, June 2017

    Hack the Classroom, June 2017

    Details:

    You're dedicated to transforming your classroom and discovering latest trends in education! Here's to you for participating in Hack the Classroom- June 2017.

    TweetMeet

    TweetMeet

    Details:

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

    MIE Trainer 2017-2018

    MIE Trainer 2017-2018

    Details:

    You are helping lead innovation in education. Cheers to you, MIE Trainer, for training over 100 educators!

    MIE Surface Expert

    MIE Surface Expert

    MIE Surface Expert
    Details:

    You are a wizard with a digital pen, and can teach from anywhere with your Surface! Congratulations on being selected as an MIE Surface Expert!

    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.

    Introduction to Microsoft in the Classroom

    Introduction to Microsoft in the Classroom

    Details:

    Nice work! You've been awarded a badge for successfully completing the Introduction to Microsoft in the Classroom 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

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Digital Inking and Surface Pro Leader

    Digital Inking and Surface Pro Leader

    Details:

    Congrats! You have earned this badge by completing the Digital Inking with Surface Pro course.

    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.

    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.

    Facebook Promoter

    Facebook Promoter

    Facebook Promoter
    Details:

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

    Microsoft in the Classroom

    Microsoft in the Classroom

    Microsoft in the Classroom
    Details:

    You've earned the Microsoft in the Classroom Basics badge for your completion of the Microsoft in the Classroom Learning Path.

    Skype-a-Thon 2016 Participant

    Skype-a-Thon 2016 Participant

    Details:

    Thank you for celebrating learning without borders by participating in the global Skype-a-Thon!

    Skype Host

    Skype Host

    Skype Host
    Details:

    Thank you for contributing your time to our community! You’ve earned the Skype Host badge for hosting your first Skype Guest Speaking Session or Skype Lesson.

    Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2016-2017

    Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2016-2017

    Details:

    Cheers! You have been selected as an MIE Expert and received this recognition for your thought leadership in innovative learning with technology and your desire to amplify your reach and voice to all educators.

    Skype Ready

    Skype Ready

    Skype Ready
    Details:

    You’re Skype ready! You’ve filled out your Skype in the Classroom and you’re ready for global adventures.

    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.

    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.

    Teacher Academy Office 365

    Teacher Academy Office 365

    Details:

    Ready when and where you need it. You've earned the Teacher Academy Office 365 badge for completing Teacher Academy Office 365..

    Teacher Academy OneNote

    Teacher Academy OneNote

    Details:

    All your notes on all your devices. You've earned the Teacher Academy OneNote badge for completing Teacher Academy OneNote.

    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.

    Community Member

    Community Member

    Community Member
    Details:

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