BreakoutEDU: A Professional Development Workshop

User Generated Education

I recently got the opportunity to offer a professional development workshop for educators of gifted students at the 2018 14th Annual Fall Gifted Education Institute. The description for my workshop was as follows: BreakoutEDU presents puzzles for students to decipher, each clue leading to another which in turn opens locks attached to a strongbox.

Must Have Books for Reading Workshop!

Kleinspiration

Power Reading Workshop: a Step by Step Guide by Laura Candler This summer, my friend, Laura Candler , sent me her two most recent books on reading workshop. I was excited to receive these materials because we do reading workshop in my second grade class.

The Maker Educator Workshop

User Generated Education

I am doing full day workshops on The Maker Educator both at ISTE 2016 and EduTECH in Australia. What follows is both the description-goals and an overview of the workshop’s learning activities. Workshop Description, Goals, and Outline. Workshop Activities.

Turn Your Classroom into a Workshop to Engage Learners

Brilliant or Insane

If you think a classroom bereft of traditional tools like homework, bell work, worksheets and even grades sounds intriguing, you are ready to convert your classroom into a workshop setting, where learning will really soar. PBL Strategy workshop Brilliant or Insane.

Mini-Lesson Examples and Mentor Text Ideas for Workshop!

Kleinspiration

Though I do have a block of time set aside for reading workshop and writing workshop, we often use the term ''workshop'' interchangably since they are both so closley connected in our classroom. Teaching young authors is my favorite part of the day.

Reader's Workshop for K-2

Kleinspiration

Websites to Wow your Workshop I''m out of the classroom today at a conference for reader''s workshop, and it''s simply amazing! Chartchums: Anchor Chart Examples and Blog Chartchums is a wonderful website to see examples of actual anchor charts created by teachers for their workshops.

How Do We Make Writing? Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop

Brilliant or Insane

Writing workshop was my passion, and Nancie Atwell was my hero (well, she still is). Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Featured Strategy #makewriting writing writing workshopBrilliant or Insane.

Introduction to Design Thinking for Educators Workshop

User Generated Education

I had the opportunity to facilitate a workshop on design thinking for educators at the New Mexico Association for the Gifted Fall Institute. The following graphic, which I created for this workshop, was discussed.

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Launching Writing Workshop: 25 Free #CCSS Lessons with Anchor Charts & Printables

Kleinspiration

25 Common Core Lessons to Launch your 2nd Grade Writer''s Workshop Fall is my favorite season for several reasons. I was so excited to attend our grade level meeting yesterday because we had scheduled one of our favorite consultants to come and work with us to plan for writer''s workshop.

Tons of Materials for Using Mentor Texts in Writing Workshop for Small Moments!

Kleinspiration

An Elementary Unit for Writing Workshop Using Owl Moon When Scholastic asked what book selection I''d like to have to work with my students this year, without hesitation, I asked for Owl Moon by Jane Yolen.

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An Introduction to Google Sites | A TeacherCast University Workshop

TeacherCast

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Go Slow: Spreadsheet Workshop

Teacher Tech

Join my Go Slow Online Workshop for Google Sheets alicekeeler.com/goslow Spreadsheets are fun and very useful! The Go Slow workshop is 6 weeks and takes place in Google Classroom. The post Go Slow: Spreadsheet Workshop appeared first on Teacher Tech. As teachers, just the need to check things off on a roster is huge! It should take approximately 1 hour a week to do the weekly […]. Beginner Google Sheets G Suite go slow google sheets spreadsheets

Innovation academies, workshops, presentation topics, upcoming books, and more

Dangerously Irrelevant

I also updated my Presentation and Workshop Topics page. Some quick updates… I created a new Innovation Academies page to better describe that work. I love those opportunities when I have an ongoing, long-term engagement with a district’s leadership team!

You Can Code: Go Slow Workshop

Teacher Tech

Starting Nov 19th, 2018 I have an online workshop for “Introduction to Coding with Google Apps Script.” The post You Can Code: Go Slow Workshop appeared first on Teacher Tech. Code Google Apps Script Coding Google Apps Script is not as scary as you think. It’s multiple choice and copy and paste. ” If you are already familiar with Google Apps Script (or have some grit) “Coding Google Forms […].

Early Registration for February 2017 Flipped Class Online Workshop is OPEN

EmergingEdTech

New Low Price for this 4 Week, Interactive, Collaborative Online Flipped Teaching and Learning Workshop! 2017 will mark the 6th year that I’ve been offering this online flipped classroom. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Go Slow with Google Classroom Workshop

Teacher Tech

Google Classroom Workshop One of the best ways to learn Google Classroom is to experience it as a student. My Go Slow workshops take place online through Google Classroom. The post Go Slow with Google Classroom Workshop appeared first on Teacher Tech.

You Can Code: Go Slow Workshop

Teacher Tech

Starting Nov 19th, 2018 I have an online workshop for “Introduction to Coding with Google Apps Script.” The post You Can Code: Go Slow Workshop appeared first on Teacher Tech. Code Google Apps Script Coding Google Apps Script is not as scary as you think. It’s multiple choice and copy and paste. ” If you are already familiar with Google Apps Script (or have some grit) “Coding Google Forms […].

Micro-credentials 101 – Workshop Resources

More Verbs

What’s all the fuss about micro-credentials and digital badging? What are they and how do I earn them? What do they have to do with professional development? What’s this new iLearnMaine Educator Micro-credentials program from ACTEM and the DOE? Attend this session and not only discover answers to these questions, but get a head start on figuring out which micro-credentials you might like to earn! iLearnMaine Educator Micro-credentals. Project Home. All About Micro-credentials.

Workshop responses: Incorporating students’ learning interests and passions

Dangerously Irrelevant

Here are some data from a workshop I did with 80 educators… What would this look like in your school? What could / should it look like? Here are some more positive comments from the participants: We enjoy celebrating out of class interests and talents.

E = MC2: A 2017 Personalized Learning Summit Workshop

Education Elements

When Keith Wilson and Monte Westfall, successful administrators of the Lawrence Virtual School, and I began working on our workshop about equity for Education Elements’ Personalized Learning Summit (May 10-12, 2017), we chose this very equation as the title but added a new twist. Our workshop’s connection with Albert Einstein does not stop with his famous equation. Albert Einstein’s discovery of E = mc 2 is without a doubt one of the world’s most famous equations.

Post Workshop Thinking

Reflections

Sometimes when you attend a workshop, you gain new ideas to use back in your practice. Yet, some workshops don't necessarily bring new learning. Some workshops force you to reflect on your own practice in your own building. We were asked to think about the purpose of grading.

Solutions to Writing Workshop Challenges

MiddleWeb

Colleen Cruz addresses issues that stop teachers from teaching writer’s workshop the way that they want. Colleen Cruz problems writing writing workshopIn The Unstoppable Writing Teacher, M.

McGraw-Hill Education And Sesame Workshop Announce Collaboration

techlearning

McGraw-Hill Education and Sesame Workshop today announced an agreement that will bring research-based Sesame content and expertise into pre-kindergarten (PreK) and elementary school classrooms across the United States.

Full Day Flipped Classroom Workshop, Friday, Oct. 16 in White Plains, NY

EmergingEdTech

EmergingEdTech Founder Kelly Walsh will deliver a full day Flipped Classroom Workshop at The College of Westchester in White Plains, NY on Friday October 16th, 2015.

Acer Announces Alliance With Wonder Workshop

techlearning

Acer America today announced an alliance with Wonder Workshop to deliver STEAM bundles in the United States that teach K-8 students coding, robotics and computer science as part of their STEAM initiatives.

Reading Workshop for Web 2.0

MiddleWeb

Reading Workshop 2.0: Book Reviews Reading & Technology digital learning Frank Serafini Heinemann Laura Von Staden reading workshop Web 2.0

Headed to Australia to Workshop #flipclass & #edtech

techieMusings

During my visit, I will be conducting small and large workshops with their teachers and will have the chance to observe their classes in session. I have the incredible opportunity to be visiting a school in Queensland, Australia. I’ll be spending the next two weeks at Saint Stephens College , a K-12 independent school at the Gold Coast. They have invited me to their school to share my flipped classroom experiences and best practice tips that I have learned along the way.

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Headed to Australia to Workshop #flipclass & #edtech

techieMusings

During my visit, I will be conducting small and large workshops with their teachers and will have the chance to observe their classes in session. I have the incredible opportunity to be visiting a school in Queensland, Australia. I’ll be spending the next two weeks at Saint Stephens College , a K-12 independent school at the Gold Coast. They have invited me to their school to share my flipped classroom experiences and best practice tips that I have learned along the way.

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Go Slow Online Workshops

Teacher Tech

The post Go Slow Online Workshops appeared first on Teacher Tech. I am trying out something new. One thing that is always a challenge when you have a PD day is that you have only that day to learn everything. No surprise we are totally wiped out at the end of a PD day. I’ve had some friends encourage me to make an online course of […]. Blog Entries alice

Turn Writers Workshop Into a Maker Space

MiddleWeb

Book Reviews Writing Amber Chandler Angela Stockman classroom culture Hack Learning make writing Maker Space pbl Times 10 Publications writer's workshop

How to Succeed in the Workshop Classroom

MiddleWeb

Book Reviews Writing excerpts from student writing Heinemann Linda Rief online resources personal anecdotes reading workshop Tyler McBride vignettes writing workshop Reading Linda Rief''s Read Write Teach is like sharing coffee with a master teacher.

The New “PD”: How Shifting from Professional to Personalized Development Will Improve Your Workshops

Education Elements

August is an important month for school leaders; it is the last opportunity to reflect, recharge, and realign on your personal and shared goals before the school year officially kicks off.

The First 15 Days of Writer’s Workshop

MiddleWeb

In Write This Way from the Start: The First 15 Days of Writer’s Workshop Kelly Boswell gives educators the tools in the easiest workshop format to understand and emulate.

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How Should You Prepare to Present a Multi Hour Presentation or Workshop?

TeacherCast

In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Jeff and Nick dissect the dreaded “multi-hour workshop presentation” and provide key tips, tricks, and strategies for your next large conference workshop presentation or school based professional development day. .

All About Family Math Workshops at Math Fair

MIND Research Institute

During the fair, we are hosting Family Math Workshops throughout the day, where you will practice doing math together as a family, learn strategies to incorporate math at home, and receive materials to replicate the experience after the Math Fair.

Preparing Audience-Sensitive Presentations and Workshops

ProfHacker

But when you are invited to present a keynote or facilitate a workshop to people you know little or nothing about, how do you ensure you are sufficiently sensitive to your audience? I recently co-facilitated a workshop for African participants.

The New “PD”: How Shifting from Professional to Personalized Development Will Improve Your Workshops

Education Elements

August is an important month for school leaders; it is the last opportunity to reflect, recharge, and realign on your personal and shared goals before the school year officially kicks off. While there is no debate that we all want better student outcomes, many discussions occur during this period regarding the best methods to employ.

For Teachers, a STEAM Workshop Where Arts Are Key

Edsurge

Students work on a volcano project developed from a special STEAM workshop for educators. Teachers were encouraged to wander around and soak up the conference, but Zblewski, who was recovering from knee surgery, parked herself with colleagues in a room set up by Crayola to highlight its creatED series of professional development workshops, which cover art integration, creative leadership and breaking down science and math concepts visually.

How The Grow 18 PBL Workshops Can Change Your Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post How The Grow 18 PBL Workshops Can Change Your Classroom appeared first on TeachThought.

Infusing Grammar into the Writer’s Workshop

MiddleWeb

In the valuable book Infusing Grammar into the Writer's Workshop, Amy Benjamin and Barbara Golub make an effective team, says special ed teacher Marci Warboys. Book Reviews Grammar activities Amy Benjamin auditory patterning Barbara Golub elementary eye on education games grammar lesson plans Marci Warboys middle grades reading workshop Routledge theory writer's workshop

Great, Affordable iPad, GAFE, & Flipped Class Workshops in Raleigh, NC on 11-12-15

EmergingEdTech

Full Day and Half Day Workshops include iPad Management, Creating iPad Ready Learning Materials, Google Apps for Education (with an iPad focus) and More! Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) iPads and Other Tablet Devices Professional Development Workshops & Conferences flipped classroom professional development raleigh north carolina GAFE for ipad workshop ipad teaching educational workshops ipad teaching professional development north carolina NC

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Unique, Affordable, Convenient Flipped Classroom PD – The 4 Week Online Workshop

EmergingEdTech

“The Workshop Exceeded my Expectations” This is my fourth year of running the 4 Week Online Flipped Classroom workshops. Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) Professional Development Workshops & Conferences flipped classroom online training most affordable flipped classroom training online flip class workshopIt’s been a lot of fun and hundreds of educators have taken. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Help Kids Learn to Code with Dash and Dot from Wonder Workshop

The CoolCatTeacher

These Wonder Workshop robots make it easy to learn to code in my STEM lab. This is a sponsored blog post by Wonder Workshop. So, out of all of the items I had available, Dash and Dot from Wonder Workshop were the ONLY ones which I didn’t have to help my students figure out.