Thursday Webinar - "Library Advocacy: Everyday Marketing Tools and Techniques" with Dr. Sue Alman

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75-minute webinar (live and recorded) with Dr. Sue Alman , this Thursday, February 21st, 2019 , at 4:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. You do not need to attend the live session to purchase this webinar, but doing so allows you to participate in the Q+A.

Two New Library 2.0 Webinars: Library Advocacy + Marketing | Coaching Skills for Managers + Supervisors | ALSO: Active Shooter Response Recording

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Webinars coming up in February. Then, being announced today, is " Library Advocacy: Everyday Marketing Tools and Techniques " with Dr. Sue Alman on February 21st. Webinars gives you access to the live Webinar, as well as any-time access to the recording afterward.

Last Two Days Summer Sale | Rural Librarian Security Webinar Next Week | Emerging Technology Mini-Conference

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Webinar Recordings." webinar recordings are on sale for $45 (half-price or slightly less) when you purchase one full-priced recording, or if you have done so in the past. This 60-minute webinar, recorded in a special Library 2.0 This webinar is here to help.

Shine a Light on Advocacy - NOW!

The Daring Librarian

And to build on the momentum, and perhaps to help fashion a wider advocacy plan that we can all support. I haven''t heard from @librarytalker yet during all this week of Advocacy Tweeting & Re-Tweeting but I am hoping our Geek Tribe & friends can mobilize to get this pushed forward!"

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking


You may remember Stanford History Education Group (SHEG) for its groundbreaking and utterly depressing report, Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Online Civic Reasoning.

Exclusive Data on Student Safety to be Revealed on Webinar

Gaggle Speaks

Exclusive Data on Student Safety to be Revealed on Webinar Click To Tweet. Every year, the Speak Up Research Project for Digital Learning asks K-12 students, parents and educators about the role of technology for learning in and out of school.

Final Pat Farenga Webinar in "Starting to Homeschool" Series

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" Starting to Homeschool " is concluding its series of six Webinars for those interested in starting the journey to homeschooling, or in just learning more about homeschooling. Those who are able to join the Webinar live will be able to ask questions in the chat during the Q&A period.

Webinar Tomorrow + Additional Speakers - "Responding to an Active Shooter in the Library"

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Our first Webinar in a special Library 2.0 You do not need to be available at the Webinar time in order to register, as a full recording will be made available for you to watch at your convenience. series with Dr. Steve Albrecht is tomorrow.

AASL National Standards: A few essentials to get started!


It All Fits Together Webinar : The archive of this presentation led by Editorial Board Chair, Marcia Mardis and Implementation Task Force Chair, Mary Keeling mirrored the information shared at the AASL General Session and is the perfect deeper overview to share at professional development.

I dare you NOT to share! (So many AASL School Library Month goodies!)


Plan your April advocacy with the official calendar of activities , filled with author/ambassador quotes, professional development links, an interactive calendar and suggested activities for each day and for various grades. Try to make these complimentary webinars: Wed, April 6 @ 6:00 p.m.

Week of August 29, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate

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Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through , 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] ). Attend this session to learn about advocacy tips for school librarians.

Quality Instruction: The Most Important Classroom Variable

Reading By Example

Professional development can be provided through your school district (for free), or you can attend professional development on your own through different webinar series. Advocacy classroom instruction Coaching Reading Teaching Writing Becoming a Literacy Leader Jennifer AllenThe instruction that you provide to your students is the most important variable regarding student achievement. Good instruction can deliver up to two years growth for some students.

Amplify: Digital Teaching and Learning in the K–6 Classroom

Tom Murray

More here: (Note: The webinar will be archived on the same URL after the event.). Future Ready Schools ® Invites You to a Participate in a Webinar. Please join Future Ready Schools ® (FRS) for a webinar that is part of its Leadership Hub , a one-stop-shop of professional learning opportunities for school leaders. Register and submit questions for the webinar here. Please direct questions concerning the webinar to

AASL Social Media Superstars

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

The final “winners” in each category will be announced in a webinar on April 27 for School Library Month. Advocacy awards Library AASL appreciation award librarians libraries professional learning network show your work social media student voice

What Is Your Why?: The Importance of Computer Science Education

Digital Promise

Community Engagement and Advocacy. Leaders are interested in supporting other districts implementing similar shifts towards computer science education by creating opportunities to share resources and attend expert webinars. To learn more about the work districts are doing in computer science and why they are doing it, check out the working group webinar.

Activating the Community to Support Education Innovation

Digital Promise

Student advocacy reinforced Kettle Moraine’s implementation of CBE and expanded opportunities around personalized learning. To learn more, check out a webinar with more information here. Kettle Moraine School District (KMSD), a member of the Digital Promise League of Innovative Schools , is a suburban district in Wisconsin leading some of the most advanced competency-based education (CBE) efforts in the country.

Technology Resources For Early Childhood Learning

The Web20Classroom

Early Learning Network -Part of my advocacy work revolves around helping educators discover the power of connected professional learning. Tech as a Tool for Going Global in Early Childhood Webinar -Another great feature that ISTE has is their webinar series.

edWeb and CoSN Partner to Help Leaders in Rural School Districts

This webinar series intends to provide direct support to district leaders looking to create new opportunities for all of these students through the thoughtful implementation of technology programs.

If We Talked About the Internet Like We Talk About OER: The Cost Trap and Inclusive Access

iterating toward openness

When our presentations and our writing and our speaking and our advocacy focus primarily on ways that OER alleviate the cost problem, we’re actually doing exactly what publishers want. Certainly interesting enough to consume your attention for an entire webinar.

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Four Tips for Choosing the Right Edtech Resources


This may take the form of eLearning, webinars or onsite support. According to the non-partisan, non-profit advocacy organization Data Quality Campaign (DQC), 85 percent of teachers suggest data provides an objective place to begin conversations with parents. With the continued funding challenges educators face, it’s crucial to pick an education resource that will yield the best return on investment and support learning outcomes for your district.

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?Framework: Future Ready Schools’ Commitment and Dashboard


This is one of the principles championed by Future Ready Schools (FRS), a project of the policy and advocacy organization, Alliance for Excellent Education. “For personalized learning to thrive, principals must create a culture of innovation that brings together students, teachers, administrators, parents and the community to share a vision for an improved learning experience.”.

5 Free Summer Professional Development Resources from ASCD

The 21st Century Principal

ASCD’s policy page —This one-stop shop for educators interested in advocacy and education policy offers tips on how to get informed, get involved, and make a difference. Summer Boot Camp Webinar Series ­— This five-part summer webinar series just kicked off and will run through August. The full ASCD webinar archive dates back to May 2010 and features ASCD’s collection of targeted, expert-led webinars.

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

In this recent 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.

The New Design for School Networks

The edWeb webinar referenced above was co-hosted by CoSN and and sponsored by ClassLink. CoSN provides thought leadership resources, community, best practices and advocacy tools to help leaders succeed in the digital transformation.

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Planning for the Total Cost of Edtech Initiatives

This edWeb webinar was co-hosted by CoSN and and sponsored by ClassLink. CoSN provides thought leadership resources, community, best practices and advocacy tools to help leaders succeed in the digital transformation.

11 activities to increase student-led learning in your classroom


Watch this edWeb webinar. Self-advocacy. For many students, self-advocacy doesn’t come naturally. In a recent eSchool News study , 89% of educators said it was very important or important for students to lead their own learning. That’s telling – as is the fact that not a single respondent considered student-led learning unimportant. It’s also just another indication of the growing wave of teachers who are committed to giving students a bigger say in how they learn.

Michelle Luhtala is a Library Journal 2015 Mover and Shaker

” Michelle Luhtala was selected for her advocacy work.

The Importance of Technology in Education


To hear more from Anthony, watch his webinar 10 Tips for Launching a Successful Tech Pilot. Check out Tablets in SPED , Shannon's webinar on how districts can use iPads and tablets to better meet the needs of special education students.

Michelle Luhtala is a Library Journal 2015 Mover and Shaker

” Mich elle Luhtala was selected for her advocacy work.Michelle Luhtala has been a strong advocate for Banned Websites Awareness Day (BWAD), an annual event raising consciousness about excessive filtering in school settings.

#withMalala campaign giving away 20k He Named Me Malala DVDs to classrooms

eSchool News

A companion discussion guide, curriculum, webinar, and student toolkit are also available online to extend the conversation in the classroom on issues of inequity, access to education, and the power of raising one’s voice to advocate for justice.

"Homeschooling Hangout" with Pat Farenga

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Priority will be given to those who have purchased his "Starting to Homeschool" Webinar series. Homeschooling, or thinking about it? Join us for a special live online "hangout" with Pat Farenga for an hour to talk about starting to homeschool or general homeschooling advice.

Key Questions and Recommendations for Online Assessment

This edWeb webinar was sponsored by ClassLink and co-hosted by CoSN and CoSN provides thought leadership resources, community, best practices and advocacy tools to help leaders succeed in the digital transformation.

UPDATED: Live Interview on Monday Jan. 31 - Karen Cator on the National Education Technology Plan

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Join me for a live and interactive webinar with Karen Cator, the Director of the Office of Education Technology , on education, technology, and the 2010 National Education Technology Plan.

Global Leadership Week Starting! Event List + Join Us in Boston on Friday

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The Global Leadership Summit will convene classroom teachers, school and district administrators, and thought leaders in an interactive, engaging program that aims to move the needle on global education toward advocacy and implementable actions in classrooms, schools, districts, and policy arenas."

Events Newsletter - Library Negotiations (Today) - Reinventing Education - OZeLive - Open Licensing - Google in Ed - ISTEunplugged

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Friday, February 27th at 3pm Starting to Homeschool Webinar Series: Why Should I Homeschool? , Details to join the webinar at [link]. Each session will be held in Blackboard Collaborate using the Learning Revolution Host Your Own Webinar program. Webinar Series at [link].

Newsletter: Privacy Con, OZeLive, GlobalEd.TV, Homeschooling, Making Chromebooks, Student Inquiry, & More

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March 2nd, 7pm US-EST: GlobalEd.TV 's March Webinar Is "Global Education in Action" What kinds of practices and activities foster global education in schools and community programs? Some great upcoming (and all free) Learning Revolution events are below.

Events + News - The Emerging Future on Thursday - Educational Podcasting - Global Education Day - Less is More Lesson from Finland

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Two Week Calendar Monday, April 27th at 5pm edWeb Webinar: Getting Started with Game-Based Learning , Are you curious about game-based learning, but don’t know where to begin? Join the webinar at

Newsletter: Used PCs to Chromebooks (Today), New "Privacy Con" Speakers, More GlobalEd.TV, Quotes + News

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March 8th, 4:00pm US-Eastern: Webinar: CloudReady, Your Aging PCs + The Google Admin Console Ever wish your existing, aging computers ran like your Chromebooks and could be managed in the Google Admin console? Some great upcoming (and all free) Learning Revolution events are below.

Live Thursday Sept. 15 with Sam Chaltain on "Faces of Learning"

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Join me Thursday, September 15th, for a live and interactive webinar with Sam Chaltain, DC-based writer and education activist, on his new book Faces of Learning: 50 Powerful Stories of Defining Moments in Education.