We have a wonderful set of archived webinars offered in our Professional Development space and frequently offer live webinars of interest to our membership.
Everyone of you frequently learns of additional webinars that may be of interest to all educators and we would like to offer you a space here to share.those free webinars in 2014 that you discover and feel may add to everyone's personal and professional learning network.
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The New PBL...Merging Mobile with the MakerEd Movement
Thursday, January 09, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Presented by Susan Wells, current President of ISTE SIG Mobile Learning
Explore mobile environments. Immerse students in nature, engineering, and experiential learning. This “new Project-Based Learning” merges mobile learning, maker ed, STEM, and hands-on learning into Common Core-based curriculum for students.
Call for presentations is open now until March 15 HERE.
The Technology Information Center for Administrative Leadership (TICAL) and Steve Hargadon are pleased to announce the second annual School Leadership Summit, Thursday, March 27, 2014. Held online, this free world-wide conference will be a unique chance to participate in a collaborative global conversation on school leadership with presentations by your peers.
Conference strands (aligned to the internationally-recognized ISTE National Education Technology Standards for Administrators) will include the leadership topics:
Vision in a Changing World
Teaching and Learning in a Changing World
Professional Learning in a Changing World
Data-driven Reform in a Changing World
Ethical and Responsible Use in a Changing World
Attending: There is no cost to attend. Instructions and the schedule of sessions will be here.
Blending Math Instruction for Elementary Grades
The idea of blended learning-combining digital curricula and tools with face-to-face instruction-for elementary grades is becoming more popular, and educators are finding it works particularly well in mathematics. Our guests will provide successful approaches for implementing this technique, including resources, strategies, and examples of instruction, as well as tips for modeling blended learning in elementary grade math.
Guests: Jill Thompson, instructional technology specialist, Bishop Spaugh Professional Development Center, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, N.C.
Jessica Indelicato, 4th grade special education teacher, Presidential Park Elementary School, Middletown, N.Y.
This webinar will be moderated by Michelle R. Davis, senior writer, Education Week Digital Directions Register now for this free live webinar. Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, 1 to 2 p.m. ET