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Sign-up for a FREE After-School Class! Available throughout the 2018-2019 school year! Dates available on a first come first serve basis.


We are pleased to offer you a FREE After School Special class for the remainder of the 2018-2019 school year (December 1 thru June 30, 2019.) These classes are between 45 minutes to 1 hour long. This is done on a first come first serve basis. You can select one of the following classes and what date best suits your needs.


After-School Specials

  • Thrively-Get to know your students in 30 minutes using Thrively.  Thrively focuses on the whole student, soft skills, character strengths, success skills, career exploration, genius hour, etc.

  • PBS Learning Media-create a class account and explore the educational resources available to assign to students.

  • Media Literacy-Understanding what you read, see and hear on a daily basis by questioning everything.  Develop strong sense critical thinking skills. Can be used or practiced on textbooks, news, songs, books, tv, clothing, etc.

  • Invention Literacy and Makerspaces-What is invention literacy and why should I have a makespace in my class? Helping kids see the world as something we can make and change.

  • Art of Coaching basics-The importance of relationships, building trust, coaching conversations, shared vision and goal setting.

  • Infohio resources-It has a new look!  Are you ready to explore the various tools and resources available? Transparent language, Bookflix, isearch, etc. This can be an overview of the site or you can pick what tools in infohio you want to spend time exploring.

  • Google Tools-Forms, docs, sheets and classroom. This can be an overview of the tools or more in depth.

  • Custom Class-Is there a topic you would like us to teach?  Let us know and we can create the class.

Contact Heather Smith at or call 330-677-4549 for more info.


Sign up for a After-School Class online.


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