You can access self-paced courses for teachers and Echo Administrators on New Tech Network's virtual training site. Each participant is provided a personalized certificate upon successful completion. Step by step instructions for enrolling in the courses are in this facilitator's guide.
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Note: When introducing Echo to students and parents, use the Quick Guide found in the Echo Helpdesk...
What courses are available?
Echo 101 for Teachers
The Echo 101T course is a self-paced course that guides teachers through basic Echo navigation and features. Using the course, teacher will learn how to create a course, create assignments and other tasks, and grade student work. This course is typically assigned to new staff before school starts and takes 2-3 hours to complete.
Echo 101 for Elementary Teachers
Similar to the Echo 101 for Teachers course but focussed on the Elementary learning environment.
The Echo 101A course for Echo Administrators covers how to configure and manage your school domain, create and manage user accounts, manage courses, and troubleshoot user issues. This course requires Echo Administrator permissions granted in your Echo domain in order to complete the described activities. Each school should identify a few people to act as Echo Administrators. This course takes 3-4 hours to complete.
Echo Lead Onboarding (Coming Soon)
The Echo Lead is a role in each school fulfilled by a few tech savvy teachers that are willing to support other teachers as they learn to use Echo effectively. This course provides guidance and resources to build a site-based learning plan for staff to get the most out of Echo.