10 Essential Online Learning Best Practices – Free Webinar

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter We took our school from a physical school on a Friday to a distance learning campus by Monday. And the learning continues. They know how to do distance learning.

FREE WEBINAR: Living and Learning in 2025

The CoolCatTeacher

I’m totally intrigued to learn what will be said in this free webinar from Intel where Brian David Johnson will explore what culture, living, and learning will look like in 2025. What will power the future of learning?

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Free Webinar: 10 Ideas for Excellent Inquiry-Based Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Richard Byrne (Free Technology for Teachers), Monica Burns (Class Tech Tips), and I will be hosting a free webinar with Kids Discover Online on October 3 from 4:30-5:30 pm Eastern Time. We will discuss 10 ideas for excellent inquiry-based learning. Learn more now.

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How to Make Passion Projects During Distance Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Don Goble created a passion project for him and his students during distance learning. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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Learn How to Teach Online with This Free Course

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Do you need help in learning how to teach online? Here’s a free 3-hour course, Launching Online Learning , to get you started. They also shared in the 10 Essential Online Learning Best Practices.

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Webinar: K-12 Companies’ Guide to the International Private School Market

Marketplace K-12

Learn more about a market with more than 5 million students, roughly 9,500 schools, and money to spend, especially in parts of Asia and the Middle East. Webinar airs Jan. The post Webinar: K-12 Companies’ Guide to the International Private School Market appeared first on Market Brief. 15 at noon ET. Marketplace K-12 Assessment / Testing Business Strategy Curriculum / Digital Curriculum Global / International Markets STEM

Early Learning Educators Lead the Way with Professional Learning Webinars

edWeb.net

Who is participating the most in professional learning webinars? edWeb.net just completed an analysis of their 2016 webinar viewership stats for 2016. Thirty eight webinars (15%) were on early learning topics and had 45,000 (27%) of the viewers.

How to Engage Kids in Distance Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Today, Mary Howard, a sixth-grade science teacher in New York, talks about how we can engage kids in distance learning. Whatever happens, online learning will play a huge role in our teaching. With Advancement Courses, you never stop learning.

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How distance learning fosters global collaboration

Neo LMS

While this sudden turn of events has caused much anxiety for both teachers and learners, there have been valuable lessons learned about how we can leverage technology to benefit education. Read more: Adopting the asynchronous mindset for better online learning. E-learning

A Student Improved a Classroom Tech Solution—So the Company Hired Him

Edsurge

He had learned some coding and development on his own through freeCodeCamp.org , and he had polished some of those skills doing work for a small WordPress related company. We tried to find something that fit him, because obviously, everyone is a bit different in how they learn.”

Free STEM Curriculum Distance Learning Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Distance learning is a crazy time for many, but we can celebrate the way various companies are offering very cool and engaging tools, resources, and activities for free. Free Distance Learning Resources. Live webinars with ideas on how to engage students and parents.

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10 Essential Online Learning Best Practices

The CoolCatTeacher

Advancement Courses sponsored this webinar. Check out their free 3-hour micro course, Launching Online Learning. She currently holds a Masters in Instructional Design with a certificate in distance learning and is obtaining her doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction.

Distance learning: Let’s not reinvent the wheel

The Christensen Institute

The schools serving these students have years of experience with distance learning—decades in some cases. So what can brick-and-mortar schools learn from them? Learning from online schools. Conventional schools would be wise not to reinvent the remote learning wheel.

Webinar: Girls in STEM – creating a new era

Nureva

In this webinar, these high school students share their own passion for STEM and offer an insider’s take on some of the innovative programs that helped them. Here are a few highlights from the webinar: 1. Hear about their experience and discover how the technical lessons they learned were just the beginning. When Grace and Salma decided to spend a summer at a technology company, they weren’t sure what they were getting into. Why don’t more women pursue careers in STEM?

The best PD webinars of 2016—did you watch?

eSchool News

edWeb.net just completed an analysis of their 2016 webinar viewership stats for 2016. The professional learning community hosted 260 PD webinars in 2016 that were viewed by 165,000 educators – an average of 635 educators per webinar.

Webinar: Girls in STEM – creating a new era

Nureva

In this webinar, these high school students share their own passion for STEM and offer an insider’s take on some of the innovative programs that helped them. Here are a few highlights from the webinar: 1. Hear about their experience and discover how the technical lessons they learned were just the beginning. When Grace and Salma decided to spend a summer at a technology company, they weren’t sure what they were getting into. education webinar STEM

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MeTEOR Webinar Alert: Classroom Design for Barrier-Free Collaboration

techlearning

WHAT: HIGH IMPACT LEARNING ENVIRONMENT™ Webinar – Classroom Design for Barrier-Free Collaboration WHEN: Thursday, Nov. Typically desks are found in rows with minimal opportunities to enhance learning that research shows optimizes cognitive growth and meets the needs of all students.

Our 4 Do’s and Don’ts for Companies Selling to Schools

Edsurge

They are essential to the survival of companies, and they are neither glamorous nor easy to execute. Company reps think they are providing a useful onramp. As a quick sidenote, and in our opinion, it’s okay for companies to sell goods and services to schools.

Boxlight Launches Fall 2018 Webinar Series for Administrators and Teachers

techlearning

11, 2018 – Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL) (“Boxlight”) today announced the schedule for its fall webinar series titled “Transforming Learning in the Classroom.” Participants will learn from experts including Atlanta Public School’s Aleigha Henderson-Rosser and Femi Aina.

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Boom Cards: Engagement for Learning from a Distance

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter During distance learning, some teachers have found a new way to engage students — Boom Cards. Sponsor: My friend Kasey Bell writes the Shake Up Learning Blog.

Webinar: An Inside Look at the K-12 Market for Social-Emotional Learning

Marketplace K-12

EST, EdWeek Market Brief will host a webinar on what companies and others need to know about school districts' demands for social-emotional learning products and services. On March 22 at 2 p.m.

The Game Agency Named to 2019 Training Industry Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies List

The Game Agency

Raleigh, NC – February 7, 2019 – Training Industry today announced that The Game Agency has been selected as part of the 2019 Top Training Companies lists for the Authoring Tools sector of the learning and development market. View the 2019 Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies.

6 Professional Opportunities for Learning More About Classroom Design!

Kleinspiration

6 Professional Opportunities for Learning More About Classroom Design Back to school is always an exciting time filled with rich opportunities to learn and share with colleagues, grade level teams, and friends in your professional learning network.

MeTEOR Webinar Alert: The Well Classroom: Increase Student and Teacher Engagement by Design

techlearning

WHAT: High Impact Learning Environment Webinar – The Well Classroom: Increase Student and Teacher Engagement by Design WHEN: Thursday, October 18, 7:00 – 8:00 PM EST REGISTER: [link] Gainesville, FL, Oct. Participation in the live webinar presentation is not required.

10 free resources to help everyone navigate online learning

eSchool News

As schools across the country make the hurried transition from in-person learning to online classes, edtech companies are stepping up to help by offering free curriculum, PD, and other tools. Here are eight no-cost resources to keep the learning going.

5 Essential Effective Blended Learning Best Practices

The CoolCatTeacher

Tips and Tricks I've Learned from Experience From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. ” When bricks and clicks combine into a powerful learning experience for students, we have an effective blended classroom.

Rutgers University SEL Expert Discusses How to Promote Positive School Climate during April 26, 2018 Webinar

techlearning

Social-emotional learning (SEL) company Aperture Education will host a free webinar at 1 p.m. To register for the webinar, Promoting Positive School Climate: A Social-Emotional & Character Development Approach visit: [link]. “It’s Charlotte N.C.

E-learning Engagement: Persuasive Design Strategies

The CoolCatTeacher

Elearning design needs to engage and persuade the learner to know how to engage with the content and learning. Dr. Laurie Korte talks about e-learning design that engages learners and common mistakes of e-learning and blended learning classrooms.

Make your LMS a social learning platform

Ask a Tech Teacher

Vivek Singh, education professional and contributor to Ask a Tech Teacher, has some interesting ideas on using your native LMS as a social learning platform. LMSs are now being accepted as one of the ways to learn smartly. What makes your LMS a social learning platform?

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Company and District Partnership: The Secret Sauce to a Successful Edtech Implementation

techlearning

Districts should seek out edtech companies that provide partnership-focused support which is oriented toward long-term success from day one – not just when you buy a whole-district contract. So how do districts find technology companies that are most likely to help them succeed?

March 28, 2018 Webinar Shows Schools How to Use SEL and PBIS Programs Together

techlearning

March 19, 2018) — Social-emotional learning (SEL) programs and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) are both great approaches to support student learning. The webinar will feature: Marc Kirsch, Director of Sales & Business Development, of Aperture Education.

Inquiry-Based Learning in the History Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Josh Eby shares how he uses inquiry-based learning in his history classroom. Happy Wonderful Classroom Wednesday — teachers of all subjects will learn some ideas from this one. Inquiry-Based Learning in the History Classroom.

PublicSchoolWORKS and Company Nurse Integrate to Provide Workplace Injury and Compliance Management Solution for Schools Across the Country

techlearning

Company Nurse is the first workers’ comp nurse triage service that ensures injured workers get the proper care while helping keep claims and costs low. You can register for an informational webinar on Tuesday, October 23 , 2018 at 11 AM PT, here.

ISTE 2016: Edtech Companies Pitching a Mile High

Edsurge

Nine edtech companies, nominated by the incubators that hatched them, will present to an audience of 25 education leaders. Here's who will be pitching: Boulder Learning : Developing learning systems with virtual tutors. The Colorado-based company was formed in 2016 from the merger of two existing organizations: Digital Directions International (est. LessonCast triumphed in a recent educator "SharkTank" webinar, hosted by EdSurge.

How To Make PowerPoint More Engaging with Games

The Game Agency

Join us to learn how you can add games in Microsoft PowerPoint for increased learner engagement and knowledge retention. We’ll showcase practical examples of how companies have used games to create more engaging PowerPoint presentations. Learn More. Webinar