Mississippi Teacher Fellowship Program

The University of Mississippi

Links

MTFP Technology Training

MTFP CHATS ARE NOW GOOGLE HANGOUTS

INSTRUCTIONS FOR FACILITATORS

  1. GO TO hangouts.google.com or open Hangouts in Gmail
  2. CLICK “conversations”
  3. SELECT GROUP NAME (for example “Elementary Group C”)
  4. ACCEPT THE INVITE (if this is your first time accessing the group chat)
  5. VERIFY correct Message Group
  6. TYPE the subject of the new discussion and date in the message thread
  7. NOTE: You will use the same message thread for each discussion.  Each new discussion will be identified by the Subject and Date.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR FELLOWS

  1. GO TO hangouts.google.com or open Hangouts in Gmail
  2. CLICK “conversations”
  3. SELECT GROUP NAME (for example “Elementary Group C”)
  4. ACCEPT THE INVITE (if this is your first time accessing the group chat)
  5. VERIFY correct Message Group
  6. TYPE your response to the current discussion and press ‘return’
  7. NOTE: You will use the same message thread for each discussion.  Each new discussion will be identified by the Subject and Date.

Department of Education

Colleges and Universities

Educational Resources

Resources for Teaching & Learning

  • Global Schoolhouse has joined forces with Lightspan.com to bring you the best online collaborative learning.
  • Bigchalk.com’s K-12 education site offers resources for teachers, library media specialists, parents and students with online periodicals, state standards, homework help, lesson plans, test practice and school technology guides.”
  • Education World, the Educator’s Complete Resource Guide to the Internet. Education World’s goal is to make it easy for educators to integrate the Internet into the classroom.
  • PBS Teacher Source: lesson plans, online activities, classroom resources, and professional development projects are available at this public PBS education Web site.
  • DiscoverySchool.com offers clipart and free teaching resources. You can also find personalized classroom materials at DiscoverySchool.com
  • InspiringTeachers.com: community of educators with the mission of empowering new teachers for classroom success. The site supports beginning educators as well as those training and working with first-time teachers