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Creating Future Ready Schools and Classrooms

Tom Murray

How can schools and districts systemically create a vision of teaching and learning that’s personal, authentic, relevant, and harnesses the power of technology? The Future Ready Frame work , a dynamic, research-based support for school leaders, created by Future Ready Schools? Budget and Resources.

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New Micro-credentials for Back-to-School Professional Learning

Digital Promise

As part of our robust micro-credential ecosystem, we proudly partner with organizations to provide opportunities for on-demand, personalized professional learning. The Edcamp Organizer micro-credential aims to honor these educator leaders’ depth of understanding about participant-driven professional development.

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Elevating Innovation: Conference Reflections and Takeaways from Educators

Digital Promise

The common thread through all of the pathways is students harnessing technology to share their voices past the four walls of the classroom. In my coaching practices, I am beginning to share these essential components of student-led learning with my teachers so together we can unwrap how to improve this practice in our classrooms.

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Teachers Can Transform Education if We Reinvent Professional Learning

EdNews Daily

Accept a disturbing fact: We can’t ‘train’ a future-ready teacher. Reinventing professional learning depends on our willingness to foster internal regulation, openness to problem solving, and self-awareness. By far, this is the steepest challenge. But, come to think of it, isn’t that we’re asking of students now?

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?Reports: On Leadership from Future Ready

Edsurge

The Office of Educational Technology (OET), in partnership with the American Institutes for Research, developed a research-based synthesis that defines a set of 27 policies and practices within four focus areas: collaborative leadership, personalized student learning, personalized professional learning and robust infrastructure.

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

Tom Murray

schools are buying tremendous amounts of technology, placing these tools in classrooms, and often are left wondering what to do with it. On Tuesday, September 12th, from 2:00-2:30 pm EST, join author and long time educator, Kristin Ziemke and me as we discuss: Amplify: Digital Teaching and Learning in the K-6 Classroom !

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Librarians at the Forefront of “Future Ready”

edWeb.net

Librarians are at the forefront of helping schools become “future ready.” The Alliance for Excellent Education (the Alliance) launched its Future Ready Schools (FRS) initiative in October 2014 with the aim of leveraging technology and connectivity to personalize and transform learning.