Thursday Webinar - Schools That Change Communities

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Thursday, September 20th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with returning guest Bob Gliner about his new film, Schools That Change Communities. Boyer Best Practices in Character Education Award in 2008.

GlobalEd.TV May 5th Webinar - "Collaboration: Connecting to the World"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Guests: Angélica Santana Professor/Creator of Connective Multicultural Learning Tec de Monterrey Chihuahua, Mexico Professor Angélica Santana has taught at Tec de Monterrey in Mexico since 2008. GlobalEd.TV

Jenks Public Schools level the playing field with a 1:1 program

eSchool News

In this webinar, you’ll hear directly from Paul Goodenough of Jenks School District. Webinar Speakers: Jamie Neuwirth, Google for Education Team, Google. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University and was a member of the 2008 Division III National Championship water polo team.

Week of July 25, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). We hope you will consider hosting your own public webinars using the free LearnCentral public room--instructions are available by joining the "Host Your Own Webinar" group on the main announcement tab ( [link] ).

Week of March 6, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. We hope you will consider hosting your own public webinars using the free LearnCentral public room--instructions are available by joining the "Host Your Own Webinar" group on the main announcement tab ( [link] ).

Week of April 11, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. We hope you will consider hosting your own public webinars using the free LearnCentral public room--instructions are available by joining the "Host Your Own Webinar" group on the main announcement tab ( [link] ). Join this webinar and discuss the iPad/Flip camera project at Upper Yarra Community College.

Dear Next President, Young People Have Something to Say

Educator Innovator

Before 2008, Anna Patterson never paid much attention to politics. Ellen Shelton’s 2008 class used the election and Letters to the Next President as a platform to learn about argumentative writing.

Gaggle adds Google and Microsoft trainings for PD

eSchool News

Schools or districts using Google Apps for Education or Office 365 can receive onsite or webinar training to meet their specific needs. She has worked at Gaggle since 2008 in various roles, including as a customer account representative and account specialist.

15 Non-librarian blog(ger)s too good to miss!

NeverEndingSearch

She also offers a Webinar series. Since 2008, Richard Byrne’s ( @rmbyrne ) FreeTech4Teachers has been one of my absolute go-to folks for keeping up with free resources. It occurs to me that so many of my best ideas come from the blogs of others.

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The edWeb Team is going to be at ISTE 2019

edWeb.net

Together, they created a model for integrating online community with engaging webinars that provide continuing education certificates for participants. If you’re going to ISTE in Philadelphia , we hope to see you there!

Educating Kids for Life not for Tests

The CoolCatTeacher

On January 31, they have a free webinar “ Preparing Students for Success: Measuring What Matters. ” Jake Cotton, a superintendent from Virginia, will be sharing.

Work Your Dreams Using the Top Five Leadership Competencies with Secretary of State Linda McCulloch

edWeb.net

In this recent edWeb.net webinar, sponsored by Girls Thinking Global, Secretary McCulloch shared her top leadership competencies, and how past experiences, good judgement, and working well with others can lead to success. one webinar attendee asked. WATCH THE WEBINAR RECORDING.

Level Up Your Blog!

The Daring Librarian

Join the amazing and inspiring Edublogger heself, Sue Waters for a fabulous FREE Webinar Monday November 4th at 8pm Eastern USA time (or if you''re one of our Aussie PLN it will be Tuesday morning at 9am, Perth time!) Taking Your Blog to the Next Level! So you''ve started a blog! AWESOME!

Live Tuesday Sept. 27th with Cecilia d'Oliveira from MIT's OpenCourseWare

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Tuesday, September 27th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Cecilia d’Oliveira, Executive Director, OpenCourseWare (OCW) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Three Ways That Rural States Can Become the Hotbeds for School Edtech Innovation

Edsurge

It dates back to 2008, when an educational journey began in Wyoming that revealed the important role technology plays in enhancing teaching and learning—especially in a rural state. It happened back in 2008 when new policies and funding sources were put forth with the intent to grow school districts’ abilities to supplement and meet the diverse needs of students—specifically in the face of foreign language teacher and Advanced Placement honors-level course shortages.

Live Interview Wednesday, January 26th - Michael Horn Revisits Disrupting Class

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Wednesday, January 26th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Michael Horn, co-author of Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns , now updated and expanded.

The Care and Feeding of Your Blog

The Daring Librarian

Join us Monday, March 5th at 8pm Eastern US Time and 9pm Perth Australia Time for a FREE Webinar at the TL Virtual Cafe with Sue Waters, The Edublogger herself! Session Wikipage - W here the Webinar will be archived after the event! Or How to Start One!

Thursday Interview - Creating Personal Student Brands

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Thursday, June 7th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Christine DiPaulo and some of the students who have taken part in her iAm course on "personal branding."

Live Tuesday Sept. 13 with Howard Gardner

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Tuesday, September 13th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Harvard professor and well-known author Howard Gardner. In 2005 and again in 2008, he was selected by Foreign Policy and Prospect magazines as one of the 100 most influential public intellectuals in the world. In 2008 he delivered a set of three lectures at New York''s Museum of Modern Art on the topic "The True, The Beautiful, and The Good: Reconsiderations in a post-modern, digital era

Live Interview on Thursday, February 24th - Case Study on the North Carolina School Connectivity Initiative

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

He is the coauthor of Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns (McGraw-Hill: June 2008) with Harvard Business School Professor and bestselling author Clayton M.

My journey from teacher to teacherpreneur

The Cornerstone Blog

How I wrote my first book for teachers ( The Cornerstone ) in 2008. Why I decided to focus on webinars and on-demand trainings instead of live events.

Video, Apps, Newsletters and Portals—Four Ways Technology Can Boost Parent Engagement

Edsurge

A 2008 study , for example, found that parental involvement in middle school boosts both students’ engagement and performance. Watch the webinar about how Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board is transforming lives with blended learning. Every parent knows the drill. You ask your child, “What did you learn in school today?” The response, “nothing.”

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10 Things to do with QR Codes On Back to School Night

The Daring Librarian

FREE Webinar! Also, don''t miss the big announcement at the end of this blog post about a FREE #TLChat Virtual Cafe webinar - Back to School Special: Open Mic Edition and a FREE Back to School Night PowerPoint you can download and share with your teachers!

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AT and UDL: Acronyms for Equity

EdTechTeam

When I first began my job as an Assistive Technology Coordinator in my district back in 2008, the lines between educational tech and assistive tech were pretty crisp. Check out our next Teaching and Learning Webinar Accessibility for All! I worked exclusively with students in special education classrooms who needed a way to access the curriculum or a way to communicate effectively in the classroom.

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Live Tonight in Elluminate - Students on Homework

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join us tonight, October 14th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com Webinar with Kathleen Cushman on homework. Cushman’s other books with youth include the best-selling Fires in the Bathroom: Advice for Teachers from High School Students (New Press, 2003) and its two sequels, Fires in the Middle School Bathroom (New Press, 2008) and Sent to the Principal (Next Generation Press, 2005, 2006).

Dropout Detective Offers Academic ‘Credit Scores’—But Is That a Good Thing?

Edsurge

Credit scores to boost student success Kona Jones, director of online learning at Richland Community College in Illinois, was brought on in 2008 to improve student success rates, which at the time were hovering around 65 percent—not “horrendous,” she says, but still not good enough. The data doesn’t include email, webinars participation, or engagement outside of classroom,” O’Grady explains. The way you view your credit score is most likely a result of how good your credit is.

Live Thursday Dec. 16th with Writer Alfie Kohn (note early time)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

His many articles on education include a dozen widely reprinted essays in Phi Delta Kappan from 1991 to 2008.

Announcing the Library 2.017 "Makerspaces" Mini-Conference and Call for Proposals.

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

WEBINAR PLATFORM : The sessions will be held in Blackboard Collaborate , and can be accessed live from any personal computer and most mobile devices. (To

Live Interview Tuesday, December 13th - David Maxfield on the Five Crucial Conversations That Drive Educational Excellence

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Tuesday, December 13th, for a special live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with David Maxfield , coauthor of two New York Times bestsellers, Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success and Influencer: The Power to Change Anything.

Live Thursday Dec. 9th with Julie Young from Florida Virtual School

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Thursday, December 9th, for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Julie Young, President and Chief Executive Officer of Florida Virtual School. FLVS was also honored with the 2009 and 2007 USDLA 21st Century award for Best Practice in Distance Learning, the 2008 Better Government Competition Award from the Pioneer Institute, the EdNET 2007 Pioneer of the Year Award and the 2006 EdNET Impact award.

May 31 - Interview with James Bosco on Digital Media and Participatory Learning

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Tuesday, May 31st, for a live and interactive Future of Education webinar with James Bosco, Principle Investigator at the Consortium for School Networking ( CoSN ). He held this position from March, 2006 until June, 2008.

Education Technology and the Power of Platforms

Hack Education

Edmodo was one of the early stars of the most recent resurgence in ed-tech startup founding and funding (circa 2008 onward, that is).

Wahoo! The 2013 Global Education Conference - Still Time to Present + Plan to Attend!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Armstrong''s 2008 TED Prize wish asked to help her assemble the Charter for Compassion, a document around which religious leaders can work together for peace. In late fall 2008, the first draft of the document was written by the world, via a sharing website.

ISTE SIGMS Election Please Vote for Brenda Now!

The Daring Librarian

I am a member of the 2007 - 2008 cohort of the JHU/ISTE online Graduate Certificate in School Administration and Supervision. I have been serving in this non-elected position since July 2009 organizing the monthly webinars and article discussions."