CTL Professional Learning Webinars On-Demand

The CTL Professional Development webinar series is designed to give Education Professionals timely and relevant information on EdTech tools and resources from CTL and our partners. These webinars feature presentations from experienced educators holding certifications such as Google Certified Educator, Google Certified Administrator, and Google Certified Trainer.

LabCam: Experiments That Make Learning Fun!

LabCam is a scientific exploration app that works with students Chromebooks and other mobile devices or computers. This webinar will focus on LabCam’s Universal Logger and Pathfinder modules. Presenter Emese Viola Bodo will demonstrate engaging experiments with everyday tools and substances from the kitchen to make learning science more fun for your students!

Presented by: CTL and LabCam

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: All teachers, math teachers, science teachers, coaches, and administrators

Webinar ID: 606-282-931


LabCam: Motion Diagrams

This webinar will focus on LabCam’s Kinematics and Graph Challenge modules and will demonstrate experiments with everyday objects to explore different physical phenomena such as velocity, acceleration, preservation of energy, etc. See how LabCamera helps children get familiar with the abstract thought of motion diagrams.

Presented by: CTL and LabCam

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: All teachers, math teachers, science teachers, coaches, and administrators

Webinar ID: 599-304-387


NCLab Part 3

This is the third webinar in a 3-part series about NCLab, and educational learning game for students to learn STEM skills such as 3D Modeling and computer coding. This webinar focuses on the 3D Modeling module.

Presented by: CTL and NCLab

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: All teachers, math teachers, science teachers, computer science teachers, coaches, and administrators

Webinar ID: 920-643-699


WeVideo Part 3

WeVideo is a powerful and easy-to-use cloud-based collaborative video editor that enables students to learn video production skills and express their creativity. This webinar is part 3 in a 3-part series, however, those new to WeVideo will be able to follow along. To view parts one and two, please find the previously recorded webinars on the bottom of this page.

Presented by: CTL and WeVideo

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: All teachers, coaches, and administrators

Webinar ID: 670-291-883


PocketLab Part 3

This webinar is part 3 of a 3-part series, however, those who have never used PocketLab will also be able to follow along. PocketLab is a wireless scientific sensor that measures motion, acceleration, angular velocity, magnetic field, pressure, altitude, and temperature. Using the PocketLab app with your CTL Chromebook, you can easily analyze your data, create graphs, and integrate your data with other software.

Presented by: CTL and PocketLab

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: All teachers, Science Teachers, Math Teachers, coaches, and administrators

Webinar ID: 335-914-611


Advanced Google Classroom

This Webinar is for Educators who have some experience in Google Classroom or who have attended the Introduction to Google Classroom Webinar that was held on December 7. We’ll take a deeper dive into more advanced functions of this powerful classroom management app.

Presented by: CTL and Logic Wing

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: All teachers, coaches, and administrators

Webinar ID: 537-948-747


Desmos Graphing Calculator Part 3

In this webinar, we’ll take a deeper dive into Desmos Graphing Calculator and show teachers how to create their own activities in this powerful online math education app. If you missed parts 1 and two, you may view the recorded webinars by finding the links located on this page.

Presented by: CTL and Michael Fenton of Desmos Graphing Calculator

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: Math  Educators, Science Educators, All STEM educators, coaches or administrators

Webinar ID: 331-546-819


Introduction to Google Classroom

This one-hour webinar offers an a basic overview of Google Classroom and is great for first time users.

Presented by: Blanca Duarte, LogicWing

Cost: No charge for educators

Audience: Educators, coaches or administrators who are new to Google Classroom

Webinar ID: 192-896-595
Presented by: LogicWing and CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: All Teachers, Coaches, Administrators


Intermediate Level WeVideo (part 2 of a 3-part series)

In this one-hour webinar, we’ll cover some of the basics and get into some of the more advanced features of WeVideo, a powerful tool for students to create, edit and share videos.

If you missed part one of this series, scroll down to find the recording on this page.

Webinar ID: 219-863-595
Presented by: WeVideo & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: All Teachers, Coaches, Administrators


Intermediate Level LabCam (part 2 of a 3-part series)

In this one-hour webinar, educators will delve deeper into the functionalities of LabCam, a natural science exploration and data logging laboratory. This is the second part of a three-part series.

If you missed part one of this series, scroll down to find the recording on this page.

Webinar ID: 778-326-411
Presented by: LabCam & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Math and Science Teachers, All Teachers, Coaches


Desmos Graphing Calculator: Beyond the Basics (part 2 of a 3-part series)

This webinar is part two of a three part series and will take a more in-depth look at Desmos, the online graphing calculator for elementary through high school math. With a full collection of video tutorials and the Desmos Bingo graphing challenge game, Desmos provides a fun and easy way to learn mathematical concepts.

If you missed part one of this series, scroll down to find the recording on this page.

Webinar ID: 778-326-411
Presented by: Desmos & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Math and Science Teachers, All Teachers, Coaches


Intermediate Noteflight (part 2 of a 3-part Series)

This is part two of a three part series about Noteflight, an online music writing application that lets students create, view, print, record and hear music notation with professional quality, right on their CTL NL6 Chromebook. Noteflight provides secondary educators and students with a private, secure online community. It’s perfect for group composition, repertoire sharing, and more. Noteflight is an entirely cloud-based notation software platform. You can view, edit, and comment on your students’ scores in an online environment. Create and save unlimited scores, compose directly from any MIDI device, and choose high-quality instrumental sounds. And, make multi-track recordings!
If you missed part one of this series, scroll down to find the recording on this page.

Webinar ID: 120-684-979
Presented by: Noteflight & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Music Educators, All Teachers, Coaches


PocketLab: A Closer Look (part 2 of a 3-part Series)

In this one-hour webinar, educators will explore the functionality of PocketLab, a hand-held scientific sensor for STEM education that connects wirelessly with the CTL NL6 Chromebook. This is part two of a three part series. If you missed the first introductory PocketLab webinar, scroll down to find the recording on this page.
Webinar ID: 129-475-019
Presented by: PocketLab & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Math and Science Educators, All Teachers, Coaches


An Overview of Google Classroom

This one-hour webinar offers an a basic overview of Google Classroom and is great for first time users.
Webinar ID: 119-038-299
Presented by: LogicWing & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Educators, coaches or administrators who are new to Google Classroom


Digital Citizenship for Students

In this one-hour webinar, we’ll cover how educators can guide and model beneficial technology use. Digital Citizenship is more than just a teaching tool; it is a way to prepare students/technology users for a society full of technology.

Webinar ID: 115-641-355
Presented by: LogicWing & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: All educators, IT personnel, administrators and coaches


Google Apps Administrator Part 2

In this one-hour webinar, attendees will learn more about the Chromebook management capabilities using Google Apps Administrator. Topics covered include:
Pushing out Apps
Bookmarks
YouTube settings
Q & A session

Webinar ID: 121-527-923
Presented by: LogicWing & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: IT, Administrators, All Teachers and Coaches with little or no experience using Google Apps Administrator.


An Overview of Securly Cloud-Based Internet Security App

In this one-hour webinar, educators learn about the features and benefits of Securly, a cloud-based internet security app for schools and parents.

Webinar ID: 145-357-995
Presented by: Securly & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: IT, Administrators, Educators, All Teachers and Coaches with little or no experience using Securly


An Introduction to LabCam

In this one-hour webinar, educators learn about LabCam, a natural science exploration and data logging laboratory that integrates with the CTL NL6 Education Chromebook’s built-in camera. The presenter will demonstrate the software in action on a Chromebook by conducting several experiments

Webinar ID: 143-892-819
Presented by: Intellisense & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Educators, All Teachers, Science Educators, Coaches with little or no experience using LabCam


Intermediate NCLab

In this one-hour webinar, teachers will continue to learn about NCLab, an application and series of courses that help students develop critical thinking, problem-solving skills and perseverance by teaching computer programming and 3D modeling – essential 21st century STEM job skills. NCLab courses are fully self-paced and self-graded, allowing students to learn efficiently and freeing teachers to focus on their curriculum. If you missed part one of this series, “An Introduction to NCLab,” you may view the recorded webinar here: http://nr21.ctl.net/recorded-webinars/

Webinar ID: 159-814-403
Presented by: NCLab and CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Educators, All Teachers, Science Educators, Math Educators, all STEM educators and Coaches with little or no experience using NCLab


An Introduction to PocketLab

Learn about PocketLab, a science lab that connects to the CTL NL6 Chromebook and fits in a pocket. PocketLab allows students to explore the world and build science experiments using integrated sensors including: Accelerometer; Gyroscope; Magnetometer: Pressure and Temperature. PocketLab has many of the same features as lab equipment that costs thousands of dollars but is simple to use, deploy and manage and is included with the CTL NL6 Education Chromebook as part of CTL’s solution for NR21.

Webinar ID: 145-761-531
Presented by: PocketLab & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Educators, All Teachers, Science Educators, Coaches with little or no experience in PocketLab


Google+ for Professional Learning

This one hour webinar will introduce attendees to Google+ and how to use Google+ as a professional learning network. Learn how Groups and Collections can help you to organize valuable articles, videos and other information shared on Google+. This is much more than a social network — it’s a powerful professional tool to help you build a resource library with others on specific topics of interest.

Webinar ID: 140-653-107
Presented by: ESD 112 and CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Educators, All Teachers, Coaches with little or no experience in Google+


An Introduction to Google Sheets

This one hour webinar introduces attendees to the various ways teachers can use Google Sheets in the classroom as well as the basics of using a spreadsheet including entering and manipulating data, creating multiple sheets within a workbook, using data to generate charts and graphs and more.

Webinar ID: 105-250-523
Presented by: LogicWing & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Educators, All Teachers, Coaches with little or no experience in Google Sheets


An Introduction to NCLab

Learn about NCLab, an application and series of courses that help students develop critical thinking, problem-solving skills and perseverance by teaching computer programming and 3D modeling – essential 21st century STEM job skills. NCLab courses are fully self-paced and self-graded, allowing students to learn efficiently and freeing teachers to focus on their curriculum. Basic modules include several programming languages (Karel, Python, Javascript), a 3D modeling module, and computer simulations in math, physics and chemistry. 

Webinar ID: 145-276-347
Presented by: NCLab & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Math and Science Educators, All Teachers, Coaches with little or no experience in NCLab


Google My Maps for Educators

This one-hour webinar discusses the many uses for Google My Maps in the classroom including:

  • Why and How to use Google My Maps in the classroom
  • Creating a basic map
  • Choosing map options
  • Adding layers, placemarks, lines, and regions
  • Other map features
  • Importing data from Sheets/via FormsPresented by: Katherine Livick, ESD112Cost: No charge for educatorsAudience: Educators interested in using Google My Maps in the classroom

Webinar ID: 114-715-651
Presented by: ESD 112 & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience:  All Teachers, Coaches with little or no experience in Google My Maps


An Introduction to Noteflight
Learn about NoteFlight, an online music writing application that lets students create, view, print and hear music notation with professional quality, right on their CTL NL6 Chromebook. Noteflight provides secondary educators and students with a private, secure online community. It’s perfect for group composition, repertoire sharing, and more. Noteflight is an entirely cloud-based notation software platform. You can view, edit, and comment on your students’ scores in an online environment. Create and save unlimited scores, compose directly from any MIDI device, and choose high-quality instrumental sounds.

Webinar ID: 155-986-843
Presented by: Noteflight & CTL
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Music Teachers, All Teachers, Coaches with little or no experience in Noteflight


An Introduction to WeVideo
WeVideo is a powerful, yet easy-to-use,cloud-based collaborative video creation platform. In this one-hour webinar, educators will learn how to use this powerful tool to help students engage in interactive learning through video production. Great for teachers of any subject!  In this session you will come away with an activity you can do with your students to introduce them to video production and WeVideo and also learn how to set up your education account.  

Webinar ID: 146-004-283
Presented by: CTL & WeVideo
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals, teachers, or coaches
Audience: Educators with little or no experience in WeVideo


An Introduction to Desmos Graphing Calculator
Learn about Desmos, the online graphing calculator for elementary through high school math. With a full collection of video tutorials and the Desmos Bingo graphing challenge game, Desmos provides a fun and easy way to learn mathematical concepts. Features include Derivatives, Functions, Graph Settings, Inequalities, Lists, Parametric Equations, Points, Polar Graphing, Regressions, Statistics, Tables, Trigonometry and more!

Webinar ID: 145-180-171
Presented by: CTL & Desmos
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals
Audience: Educators with little or no experience in Desmos Graphing Calculator


An Introduction to Google Docs
This one hour webinar introduces attendees to the various ways teachers can use Google Docs in the classroom as well as the basics of how to use Google Docs for productivity, communication and classroom collaboration.

Webinar ID: 137-257-835
Presented by: CTL & Blanca Duarte of LogicWing
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals
Audience: Education IT professionals with little or no experience in Google Docs


Google Apps Administrator Basics
This one hour webinar introduced attendees to the concepts and best practices for managing users, devices and apps in Google Apps for Education.

Webinar ID: 113-566-563
Presented by: CTL & Anthony Martini of LogicWing
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals
Audience: Education IT professionals with little or no experience in Google Apps Administration


Chromebooks for Education Overview
This one hour webinar is an introduction to Chromebooks and Google Apps for Education.

Presented by: CTL & Blanca Duarte of LogicWing
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals
Audience: Educators with little or no experience using Chromebooks in the classroom.


Google Drive Basics
This one hour webinar introduced attendees to the various ways teachers can use Google Drive. Topics include Google Drive navigation, organization, how to find and share content and as how to create documents from the Drive menu.

Webinar ID: 147-990-019
Presented by: CTL & Blanca Duarte of LogicWing
Cost: No charge for education IT professionals
Audience: Educators with little or no experience using Google Drive.