FreshGrade Creates Professional Learning Center

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FreshGrade the portfolio and assessment platform announces its Professional Learning Center?. The resources in the Professional Learning Center can be accessed at any time on any device and features a mass-enrollment option for easy implementation for principals and teachers.

Learning Together – Looking Ahead for Professional Learning

P21 Blogazine

Volume 2, Issue 14, Number 11. 2015 was an incredible year in education.

FreshGrade Creates Professional Learning Center to Foster Platform Proficiency

techlearning

18, 2018) – This back-to-school season, FreshGrade, the portfolio and assessment platform that deepens the conversation about learning, announces its Professional Learning C enter. The resources in the FreshGrade Professional Learning Center are invaluable for teachers.

edWeb 2018 Professional Learning Survey

edWeb.net

Continuous, effective professional learning can help teachers and administrators improve teaching and learning, but research shows traditional forms of professional development have become expensive and ineffective. Download the edWeb 2018 Professional Learning Survey.

Professional Learning and Development Surveys

edWeb.net

edWeb is kicking off back to school with two webinars and three surveys on professional learning and development! The webinar attendees gave various responses including, more input from teachers and more relevant PD opportunities.

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.

Admins: Here’s what teachers think about professional learning

eSchool News

Teachers are overwhelmingly turning to social media and online resources to drive their own professional learning, according to new Speak Up Survey data released by Project Tomorrow on July 30. Participating in webinars or online conferences (from 15 percent to 34 percent).

How Microcredentials Can Boost Professional Learning

Edsurge

Microcredentials provide an opportunity for educators to pursue focused professional learning at their own pace, and on their own schedules. In this webinar, we’ll explore: How can teachers understand the value of microcredentials for their own personal learning? But they also raise a lot of questions for teachers and schools. It’s an exciting and daunting topic.

Supplement Your Professional Learning with edWeb

A Principal's Reflections

Since 2009 I have been a huge believer and advocate for connected learning and the formation of Personal Learning Networks (PLN’s). Now don't get me wrong, I still highly value face-to-face experiences, as there are some natural limits to learning exclusively in a social media vacuum.

Hacking Project Based Learning: A free webinar!

Tom Murray

School leaders across the country are working to create meaningful, authentic, and real-world learning experiences inside their schools and classrooms. Hacking Project Based Learning: 10 Easy Steps to PBL and Inquiry in the Classroom , by authors Ross Cooper and Erin Murphy , is a dynamic read and addresses many of the myths associated with leveraging a PBL approach to teaching and learning. All for the kids we serve, Hacking Project-Based Learning.

Supplement Your Professional Learning with edWeb

edWeb.net

His work focuses on leading and learning in the digital age as a model for moving schools and districts forward. Since 2009 I have been a huge believer and advocate for connected learning and the formation of Personal Learning Networks (PLN’s).

Hacking Leadership: A Free Webinar!

Tom Murray

With that, I’d love for you to join Joe and me next Thursday, at 1:30 PM EST, for a free, can’t miss webinar on Hacking Leadership ! 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. In this webinar, panelists will offer tools that you and your team can use to find openings and create space for those you lead. Space to learn.

Learning Transformed: A Free Webinar!

Tom Murray

This Thursday, September 21st, from 3:00-3:45 pm EST, my co-author, Eric Sheninger and I will join former Governor and Alliance for Excellent Education President, Bob Wise, for a free webinar on our new book: Learning Transformed: 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow’s Schools, Today. We can’t thank enough the thousands of school leaders who have already invested in the book and are using it as a roadmap to transform teaching and learning in their schools and classrooms.

Odysseyware launches new professional learning series

eSchool News

The sequence of professional learning opportunities will highlight the unique ways schools and districts nationwide are implementing innovative strategies and new instructional models to transform learning for their students. News Professional Development

How an LMS Can Solve Professional Learning's Challenges—and Keep Master Teachers Engaged

Edsurge

The idea of using a learning management system (LMS) to deliver professional learning and development to K-12 educators is not new—but it’s not quite mainstream, either. Ken Dirkin Dirkin is the Director of Online Professional Learning at Michigan Virtual , a nonprofit provider of digital learning solutions for the state’s K-12 schools. The organization has been providing LMS-based professional learning for the state’s educators since 2004. “We

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Redesigning Professional Learning with Video: Igniting District-Wide Leadership and Learning

eSchool News

We also know, from experience, that providing on-going, personalized and relevant professional learning to all teachers within a district is a seemingly insurmountable task. What a district-wide video-based professional learning program looks like at all levels.

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

NeverEndingSearch

These tasks are perfect for learning across the curriculum and especially for librarian-led learning. Among the learning experiences on ten pages packed with lessons are: Civil Rights Movement in Context.

Teaching and Learning Webinar: Innovation in Social Studies

EdTechTeam

This month’s Teaching & Learning webinar was all about innovative ways to teach our students social studies and history. To see the archive of all our Teaching & Learning monthly webinars visit our Youtube playlist. Teaching and Learning.

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Teaching and Learning Webinar: Accessibility for All

EdTechTeam

This month’s Teaching & Learning webinar was all about better meeting the needs of all learners with some amazing tools and tips from our panelists. But we were all excited to learn from Jeffrey how to add automatic captions to any video we uploaded to Youtube. To see the archive of all our Teaching & Learning monthly webinars visit our Youtube playlist. Teaching and Learning. Pedagogy Teaching and Learning #assistivetech

edWeb’s Emerging Tech Hosts 50th Webinar

edWeb.net

edWeb’s Emerging Tech community hosts 50th webinar thanks to Follett’s ongoing support. The 50th webinar Google Apps for Education had 1,475 registrations, 540 live attendees, and over 640 views so far. The next webinar will be held on Wednesday, Sept.

ETA hand2mind hosts its 50th edWeb webinar for math teachers

edWeb.net

ETA hand2mind has hosted a professional learning community on edWeb for the past three years, providing free professional development for elementary and middle school math educators. The learning that happens here is collective work.”

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.

Live Tuesday August 30th (Early Time) with Richard and Rebecca DuFour on Professional Learning Communities to Improve Schools

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Tuesday, August 30th, at an earlier-than-normal time for a live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Richard and Rebecca DuFour on using Professional Learning Communities to improve schools.

Bring Focus to Blended Learning with 12 Starting Ideas… Plus a Free ISTE Webinar

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Welcome to a post where I focus on some simple ways you can begin to blend your learning. STEM, 21st century learning, and technology integration please sign up for 21centuryedtech by email or RSS. As you might know there are plenty of ways to look at Blended Learning.

Webinar Spotlight: From Policy to Practice

Graphite Blog

In our recent Essential Elements for Digital Learning community webinar, "From Policy to Practice: Is Your Leadership Moving Your School Forward or Backward," Senior Director of Learning Solutions Jeff Mao explored leadership at multiple levels and from multiple perspectives. Essential Elements for Digital Learning is a free professional learning community (PLC) that provides ideas and discussions about leading your district in a digital world.

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.

Webinar Spotlight: The Art of Procurement -- Balancing Price and Performance

Graphite Blog

Join Jeff Mao and Steve Garton in our monthly webinar series focused on strategies and practical advice about 1-to-1 learning programs. In this webinar, Jeff and Steve explore procurement strategies in today’s world of transparency and accountability, coupled with public funds in a school setting. Webinar Highlights: 10:01 -- "Usually, at least 50 percent or more of the cost of a computer is everything other than the computer itself.".

Events Newsletter - Reinventing Education Speakers - New Library 2.0 Webinars - Starting to Homeschool Series

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

February 9th - February 23rd, 2015 Two Week Calendar | Learning Revolution Events | Partner Spotlight | Final Notes To subscribe to this newsletter, please sign up at LearningRevolution.com. Details to join the webinar at [link]. Details to join the webinar at [link].

edWeb.net Highly Recommended by School Library Connection

edWeb.net

This site provides free professional development webinars and podcasts for educators on a broad range of topics. There more than 1,400 Professional Learning Communities to join. Users can learn about upcoming webinars via Twitter, emails, or directly on the website.

From Chaos to Calm: Help Children Learn How to Self-regulate, Pay Attention and Care for One Another

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. This webinar was record-breaking for edWeb! View pictures and tweets from the webinar here ! Past webinars, presentation slides, and CE quizzes are available in the Webinar Archives folder of the Community Toolbox.

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My Class is Out of Control… HELP!

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. New teacher coach Shannon Holden showed novices how to get their classroom back under control in this edWeb.net webinar hosted by the New Teacher Help community.

Science and Nature: A Natural Connection in a Child’s World of Wonder

edWeb.net

>>>VIEW WEBINAR RECORDING. In this webinar with Mary Jo Huff, multi-award winning author, master storyteller and puppeteer for the early childhood classroom, attendees learned how to: Create a curriculum connection to every child’s natural world with music, books, stories and play.

5 Tech Tools for Back to School Success for Teaching Students with Autism

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. In this edWeb webinar from the Teaching Students with Autism community, the Queen of Visual Strategies Linda Hodgdon, CCC-SLP, shared her five quick tips and tricks for kicking off a successful school year.

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How to Become a Digital Citizenship Certified School

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. In this edWeb webinar hosted by the Digital Citizenship community, Kelly Mendoza, Director of Professional Development for Education at Common Sense, explained the steps to take to get certified this year.

Annotate, Collaborate, and Learn with Marginal Syllabus and Educator Innovator

Educator Innovator

Join us this month as we launch our partnership with Marginal Syllabus with a Hypothesis annotathon of By Any Media Necessary and a kick-off webinar with the book’s authors. Starting in April, Educator Innovator will host a dynamic opportunity for open learning via author partnerships, annotathons (more on these below!), You can learn more at the Marginal Syllabus website. We look forward to learning with you!

Week of August 22nd, 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] ).

Future Ready: A Systemic Plan for Transformation

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. Future Ready is a free, bold new effort to maximize digital learning opportunities and help school districts move quickly toward preparing students for success in college, a career, and citizenship.

Games and Apps for Supporting Young Students with Mathematics Difficulties

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. Earn your CE Certificate for viewing this recording : Join the free PreK-3 Digital Learning community on edWeb.net and take a quiz to receive a CE Certificate for viewing this webinar.

Let’s Bring Excitement & Fun To Learning Through Digital Experiences All Year Long!

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. How can we get students excited about reading and learning all throughout the year? The presentation arms viewers with wonderful ideas to start the school year off with a bang and keep that excitement for learning going throughout the year.

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Week of August 14, 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] ).

A School Leader’s Guide to Using edWeb for Personalized Teacher PD

edWeb.net

To provide the best possible teaching and learning environment, school leaders need to provide their teachers with professional learning opportunities that are personalized and engaging. School leaders can assign webinars to teachers for enrichment or remediation.

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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] ).

Special: TFK Talks to Dr. Jane Goodall!

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>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. During the webinar, Dr. Goodall reported on efforts to make the world a better place for people, animals, and the envir onment we all share. View the Storify to check out what was happening on twitter during the live webinar!