Research Webinar: Equity and Maker Learning

Digital Promise

In their first meeting, superintendents met with Dr. Kylie Peppler, Associate Professor of Learning Sciences and Director of the Creativity Labs at Indiana University Bloomington, to discuss opportunities and outcomes of maker learning environments.

Maker Learning Research Webinar: Maker Empowerment

Digital Promise

This working group’s first online meeting featured Dr. Kylie Peppler discussing the topic of creative learning opportunities and outcomes in maker learning environments. The post Maker Learning Research Webinar: Maker Empowerment appeared first on Digital Promise.

Improve Math Learning Outcomes by Building a Data-Driven Culture

techlearning

Techlearning Events WebinarsWednesday, August 26, 2015 2:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00 ) Hear how former Superintendent, Dr. Gregory Firn, incorporated technology to build a data-driven culture that improved.

itslearning Webinar Alert

techlearning

No-cost webinar for K-12 educators PRESENTER: Kerry Gallagher, Director of K-12 Education for ConnectSafely.org WHEN: Wednesday, April 11 at 1 PM ET REGISTER: [link] Boston, MA – March 27, 2018 – Today, educators are collecting more student data than ever before.

Fake News or Free Speech: Is There a Right to be Misinformed? (Free webinar!)

NeverEndingSearch

I am delighted to participate in a free webinar next week that reaches across libraryland. Learning Outcomes. The webinar will encourage thoughtful dialogue around a prevalent topic in our current political and educational climate.

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.” The webinar will take place on the following dates: – Thursday, October 4 – Thursday, October 18 Have Science.

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Webinar covers social and emotional learning strategies

eSchool News

On June 24, 2015, educators and administrators can learn how SEL assessment and instruction helps improve student outcomes and alleviate behavior issues during the free webinar, “Learn from Peers and Experts Why Social & Emotional Learning Curriculum and Assessment Go Hand-in-Hand.”.

Webinar explores new approach to understanding Autism

eSchool News

The approach is the work of Autism authority Dr. Barry Prizant, who will present a 90 minute webinar on his work (and upcoming book on the subject) hosted by PresenceLearning on Tuesday, June 16 at 1 p.m. Additional information about the webinar, including how to register, is available online.

GlobalEd.TV March Webinar - "Global Education in Action"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The goal of the Afterschool Project is to improve academic outcomes for all the Boys & Girls Club members thorough participation in activities that promote academic success, good character and citizenship, healthy lifestyles, and the arts. GlobalEd.TV

Thursday Webinar - Practical Learning Research for the Math Classroom

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

There is no cost for this Webinar. Sign up at [link] to attend live or to receive links to watch the Webinar recording later. Create a free Practi account and enter the webinar course code WDS5W to play along.

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Tuesday Webinar - Practical Learning Research for the Math Classroom

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

There is no cost for this Webinar. Sign up at [link] to attend live or to receive links to the Webinar recording. Join us on Tuesday, December 1, from 7:00 - 8:00 pm US-EST, for a look at the latest research in learning science and why it matters to math teachers.

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Library 2.017 Makerspaces Special Pre-Conference Webinar - Fayetteville Free Library on "STEAM and Making at the FFL"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

As a special bonus for registering (free) for the Library 2.017 Makerspaces mini-conference , you also can attend live and/or watch the recording of a special 90-minute live Webinar with the folks from Fayetteville Free Library on "STEAM and Making at the FFL."

PresenceLearning’s fall webinars to focus on closing achievement gap for students with special needs

eSchool News

PresenceLearning, provider of telemedicine/telehealth services in education and health care, is launching a free, three-part webinar series for special education leaders this fall. To register for the webinar, visit [link]. During the webinar, Dr. Coulter will discuss the current state of RDA and how it is affecting special education leaders. About “Results Matter – Closing the Achievement Gap” Webinar Series.

Effective Edtech Pilots with Adult Learners

Digital Promise

Do you understand your goals and your expected learner outcomes? In this webinar, Patti Constantakis and Christina Luke from Digital Promise discuss the ways the Digital Promise Edtech Pilot Framework can be used when piloting new technology products.

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Implementing Research-based Technology Programs in Workforce Training

Digital Promise

Using the specific context of language learning in the workforce, Dr. Katharine Nielson, Chief Education Officer of Voxy, outlines in this webinar what we know from research on second language learning and discusses ways to implement a strong, research-based program.

Future Ready: A Systemic Plan for Transformation

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. In this webinar for the edWeb.net Leadership 3.0 View the webinar to learn about: the premise behind Future Ready; the Future Ready District Pledge; and the free, digital learning implementation framework.

Week of August 29, 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] ). Outcomes can be shared online.

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 July 17, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly 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 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] ). Join Scott for the latest webinar in the ISTE SIGVE Speaker Series.

Week of February 27, 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] ). The webinar will be held in Greek language.

Week of February 14, 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 to participate in a "live" discussion of P2PU "Psychology of Math Learning" class.

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#04: Simple Ways to Find Your Teaching Blindspots in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

True excellence is a mindset, a desire to serve, a belief that helping others leads to the best outcomes.” Register for my free Differentiating Instruction with Technology webinar sponsored by SMART Learning Suite next Thursday, February 9 at 4pm.

Use Personalized Learning Tools to Boost Classroom Equity

EdTech Magazine

Learning outcomes emphasize competencies that include application and creation of knowledge, along with the development of important skills and disposition. Use Personalized Learning Tools to Boost Classroom Equity. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 09/27/2018 - 15:46.

8 things to know about Connected Educator Month

eSchool News

For the past few years, October has meant a focus on helping educators form professional learning networks to improve teaching and learning outcomes. A Smithsonian Learning Lab Webinar that seeks to use objects as evidence to answer essential questions in inquiry-guided lessons.

How Effective for Learning are the Apps we Use?

techlearning

Some districts have implemented BrightBytes’ Learning Outcomes Module, which captures data using a district’s existing web proxy and employs advanced research-driven analytics to correlate usage with student achievement data.

5 Ideas to Include Every Child in your Classroom: Inclusion Strategies

The CoolCatTeacher

On January 31, they have a free webinar “ Preparing Students for Success: Measuring What Matters ”. Just know that your bottom line is successful outcomes, and you’ll get there.

GreyED Chosen to Join 2018 NSBA Innovation Showcase

techlearning

Actionable school level reports empower leadership to confidently make data-driven decisions that will potentially impact student outcomes, professional development, budget, and resources. (Alexandria, Va.)

The Path to Full Tech Integration: From the First Conversation to Powerful Learner Use

Digital Promise

While this philosophy has the opportunity to drastically change the outcomes of our classrooms, it is not difficult to get started. Here are two ways to learn more about helping adult learners become confident technology users: Watch our recorded webinar with Rudy, the author of this blog, as he shares Kentucky Adult Education’s story of effectively integrating technology across their programs.

An Update on What You Need to Know about ESSA

edWeb.net

Steve Rowley, CEO of Acumen Partners, with Michael Campbell, Vice President of Acumen Partners, presented the latest updates on ESSA in the webinar, “ Making Sense of ESSA: What You Need to Know ,” co-hosted by edWeb.net and MCH Strategic Data. WATCH THE WEBINAR RECORDING.

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

techlearning

Each district is slightly different, and having a thought partner for strategic planning will ensure the best outcomes for everyone. Look for a variety of resource types, including recorded webinars, how-to videos, and searchable FAQ documents.

The Top Five Priority Practices for the Classroom

edWeb.net

WATCH THE WEBINAR RECORDING. The nonprofit Center for College & Career Readiness focuses on creating sustainable capacity in schools for job-ready learning outcomes for all students.

Events + News - This Month in School Libraries - ISTE Unplugged - Future Ready Virtual Event - Global Ed Day

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Details to join the webinar at [link]. Wednesday, June 24th at 4pm edWeb Webinar: Are You Ready for BYOD? All webinars will be conducted in our Australia Series web conferencing room at [link].

The Sleight of Hand of “Free” vs “Affordable”

iterating toward openness

In a recent webinar about OER, organized by one of the major textbook publishers, there was a lot of conversation about whether OER are “free” or “affordable.” I believe this question to be critically important, and have been shouting from the rooftops for years about the need to talk about “learning outcomes per dollar,” maybe in terms of an OER Impact Factor. Certainly interesting enough to consume your attention for an entire webinar.

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Using Technology to Support At-Risk Youth

Educator Innovator

Of particular relevance to the afterschool community is the finding that the learning context plays an important role in digital learning outcomes. Ultimately, these variables interact with the characteristics of the learner to shape the learner’s experience and associated outcomes.

ISTE 2016: Educational Equity, Lifelong Learning, and a Simpler Approach to Edtech

eSpark

Throughout ISTE, a number of solutions were proposed about how we can narrow the opportunity gap and ensure that as many students as possible gain the sort of real-world experience and context that inspires a lifelong love of learning and promises stronger postsecondary outcomes.

Why Our Obsession With Edtech and Workforce Prep Concerns Parents and Public Educators

Edsurge

An upcoming webinar titled “The Future of Work and What It Means For K-12 Schools” has Carolyn Leith concerned about career-readiness. In the session, Leith called out influencers such as Tom Vander Ark , a former education director with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and one of the webinar’s presenters, saying he’s “now planning out” what her “sixth grader might be doing in the future for work.” Some groups are trying to avoid those kinds of health outcomes, Marachi said.

?Framework: Future Ready Schools’ Commitment and Dashboard

Edsurge

It provides schools and districts with resources to support teachers and leaders, empower students to take charge of their learning, and provides tools for a more personalized approach to successful outcomes. “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.”.

Sketch 50: Join the movement!

EdTechTeam

Another exciting and unexpected outcome of this viral movement has been the interest of select professional artists and authors to share and inspire #Sketch50 in their own way. EDUsketchers and Doodlers Join the #Sketch50 Movement !

How can Teachers Increase Social Learning While Teaching Online?

Ask a Tech Teacher

Ila Mishra, a specialist in both LMS and virtual classrooms, has this informative explanation of how teachers can increase their social learning while teaching online classes: Social Learning is defined as learning through observing behavior, attitudes, and outcomes of those behaviors.

Charting the future of competency-based education policy

The Christensen Institute

A few weeks ago, during a webinar hosted by the Northeast College and Career Readiness Research Alliance , New Hampshire’s Deputy Commissioner of Education Paul Leather outlined his state’s strategy in order to continue to develop competency-based education approaches.

Events Newsletter - ISTE Unplugged News - Come to AERO - Online Google Summit - Reinventing Education AVL

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Details to join the webinar at [link]. Details to join the webinar at [link]. Webinar Series at [link]. We work in close and trusting partnerships with locally based, grassroots organizations to build sustainable outcomes for young people around the world.

Competencies vs. Skills

A Principal's Reflections

As I was reviewing a talking point for a webinar that I was to facilitate later in the day, I brought up this image and discussed the skills that students needed to be critical thinkers in the 21st Century and beyond.

The Impact of Afterschool STEM Programs

Educator Innovator

As practitioners, we of course want to better understand how certain types of programming or strategies affect student outcomes. For more, watch the webinar with the author of this post.

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