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.

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

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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Learning Together – Looking Ahead for Professional Learning

P21 Blogazine

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

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.

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].

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.

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.

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Special: TFK Talks to Dr. Jane Goodall!

edWeb.net

>>> 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!

Taking Control Of Your Professional Development

The Web20Classroom

Over the summer teachers were going to go to some professional development in their content area. The district had looked over where the majority of teachers were weak and were going to provide them some learning in those areas. Webinars -Virtual learning is nothing new.

Four Ways to Support Your School’s Digital Transformation #FutureReady #DLDay

Kleinspiration

Four Ways to Support Your School’s Digital Transformation Digital learning is an instructional practice that effectively uses technology to strengthen a student’s learning experience. Digital Learning Day edsurge Erin Klein Future Ready FutureReady Thomas Murray

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.”

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.

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] ).

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.

Implementing a Personalized PD Program in Your District

edWeb.net

In a system where people learn in a variety of ways, one size does not fit all for PD programs. Districts must provide choice, allowing teachers to select what they want to learn while keeping in mind district goals.

Resources and Wrap Ups From #FETC 2017

The Web20Classroom

This is one my favorite conferences of the year because of the quality of the sessions, the people and, of course, the learning. Flipping Professional Learning Workshop -Flipping the classroom is gaining in popularity in the classroom, but are you ready to try to flip professional learning?

Technology Resources For Early Childhood Learning

The Web20Classroom

As a Dad and an educator I am constantly looking for the best resources to provide for them at home to supplement the learning they are doing in their schools. I want Chesney to love learning, be an explorer and tinker with things but also be a fluent user of technology.

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] ).

edWeb Releases Survey on Teacher Professional Development

edWeb.net

edWeb.net has just released a survey on Teacher Professional Development that provides insights on the kinds of professional development (PD) teachers find most helpful to improve their teaching practice and their students’ learning.

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] ).

Thinking About Redefining Professional Development

The Web20Classroom

As a former Director of Instructional Technology my job was to provide technology embedded professional development (PD) to a district of 4000 teachers. The traditional forms of sit-and-get PD are giving way to MOOCs, webinars, Edcamps and flipped learning.

What Does A Relevant, Connected Educator Look Like-Part 2

The Web20Classroom

Just to recap: Practices and Models Lifelong Learning -For educators, learning should never stop. Views Failure As Part Of The Learning Process -Failure is part of our future. We need to embrace it so we can learn from it.

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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!

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. Themes include ensuring equity and access around computer science education and collaborative professional development.

AASL Social Media Superstars

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

I was surprised to learn on Sunday that I was nominated for the American Association of School Librarians Social Media Superstar Award in the category of Sensational Student Voice. Social media has connected me with so many amazing educators since I started using it many years ago.

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.

Are librarians the key to a Future Ready school?

eSchool News

However, too often librarians are left out of the planning process for infrastructure and devices, professional learning for teachers, and digital content strategies—areas where they often have expertise. According to the U.S.

3 Ways to Learn More About ThingLink for Education

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Here you will learn how to signup for an education account, invite students, use the dashboard, manage students and groups, and design a ThingLink powered lesson. Please register for our free webinar.

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.

Um…so what do teachers do now after the Hour of Code?

eSchool News

But outside of these specific days, how can teachers continue seamlessly integration of the concepts learned? The Coding & Robotics K-8 PLC, sponsored by Wonder Workshop , hosted the webinar, “ Beyond the Hour of Code: Implementation for All ,” on December 6th.

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.

Integrating Social, Email, and Content Marketing with edWeb

edWeb.net

Anna Wilmoth, Marketing Director at Gryphon House , recently presented in the webinar, “ Integrating Social, Email, and Content Marketing with edWeb ,” co-hosted by edWeb.net and MCH Strategic Data. She began her presentation by discussing how webinars fit into a marketing plan.

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.

Visual Models in Math: Connecting Concepts with Procedures for Fraction Addition and Subtraction

edWeb.net

>>> VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. View the webinar and learn how to make fraction addition and subtraction make sense to students. Past webinars, presentation slides, and CE quizzes are available in the Webinar Archives folder of the Community Toolbox.