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AI Unveiled: Bridging Basics to Mastery for Educators

AI Unveiled: Bridging Basics to Mastery for Educators

Aug. 12, 2024


8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.




Participants will gain the practical skills and confidence needed to integrate advanced AI concepts into their teaching practices, saving time and energy that can be allocated to student needs and relationships.

Date: Aug. 12, 2024


8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.




Morning session: $40 per participant

Afternoon session: $40 per participant

Full day: $75 per participant

Prerequisites: None

CEUs: Teacher CEU; Administrator CEU

Learning objectives:

  • Establish a comprehensive understanding of AI fundamentals.

  • Elevate AI competency through advanced concepts and practical application.

  • Foster responsible and inclusive AI integration strategies.


Unlock the potential of AI in education with this comprehensive workshop. In the morning session, dive into foundational AI concepts and explore the capabilities of ChatGPT, equipping educators with essential knowledge and skills. Engage in practical exercises and discussions to understand AI’s role in innovating learning experiences. In the afternoon, take your understanding to the next level with advanced AI concepts and hands-on activities, empowering you to revolutionize your teaching practices. 

Whether you join us for the morning, afternoon, or both sessions, you’ll gain valuable insights and strategies to leverage AI effectively in the classroom. Don’t miss this opportunity to bridge the gap from AI basics to mastery in education!

About the leader:

Sourcewell education consultants Rachel Johnson, Emily Monda, and Aaron Logan will lead this training. 

Johnson has a decade of teaching under her belt, She has worn various hats—from a dedicated 3rd-grade teacher to a Tech Integration Specialist and Intervention Educator. For the past five years at Sourcewell, she has been at the forefront of educational technology, spending four of those years as a Tech Mobile Education Consultant. Currently, she serves as the Tech Mobile Lead, driving innovation in the intersection of technology and education. Armed with a Masters in Educational Leadership and recent completion of her ED. S degree, Johnson holds both Principal and Superintendent's licenses. Her passion for the evolving landscape of education led her to delve into the realm of Artificial Intelligence. Over the last six months, Johnson has been a compelling voice on AI's implications for education. She's not only explored the potential but has actively guided educators on how to integrate AI as a powerful tool in their planning and preparation. 

Monda is a seasoned Tech Mobile consultant with six years of experience in guiding students through tech-based learning. Passionate about meaningful tech integration, she enjoys fostering connections with both students and educators, transforming classrooms into tech-infused spaces. 

Logan is in his fifth year as a Tech Mobile consultant. With a background in CTE and agriculture, he brings a wealth of expertise to empower educators and students alike. Known for sharing his knowledge enthusiastically, Logan is dedicated to catalyzing impactful learning experiences through technology.

Event Registration

Registration deadline: Aug. 1, 2024

Check-in: 8 a.m.

Questions: education@sourcewell-mn.gov

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