PDBytes is Shannon’s Youtube channel. It is an education channel designed to give teachers small “bytes” of professional development, with a focus on integration of technology into the K-12 classroom and is also a forum to discuss education-related issues. Check out the PDBytes Playlists here & follow the #pdbytes hashtag on Twitter. If you have a suggestion for a future PDBytes online mini conference, please contact Shannon at shannonsteimel@gmail.com.

PDBytes Presents St. Louis School Library Year in Review Online Mini Conference: Recorded in May 2018, this playlist features 5 great sessions with area librarians including the 2018 METC (Midwest Education Technology Conference) Spotlight Librarian and Librarian of the Year, the MASL (Missouri Association of School Librarian) Spring Conference Co-Chairs. A panel discussion on 21st librarianship was also a highlight of this mini conference. For more info about this mini conference and links to session resources, visit bit.ly/pdbyteslibrary5-18.

Spring Tech PD: Recorded in April 2018, this playlist features the “short & sweet” versions of three of Shannon’s presentations: “Protocols for Effective Student Feedback with Google Drive,” “Get Ready for Your Tech Makeover,” and “20+ Google Hacks for the Busy Educator.”

PDBytes Presents EdTech in World Languages Online Mini Conference: Recorded in March 2018, this playlist features 5 great sessions with Missouri educators on effective use of technology in the World Languages classroom. For more info about this mini-conference and links to session resources, visit bit.ly/pdbytesworldlang.