PROFESSIONAL LEARNING

Webinars, tutorials and recordings for teachers, principals and educators working and teaching remotely.

UPCOMING WEBINARS:

Wednesday May 20, 11 AM

In this 60 minute webinar teachers will be guided through how to structure classroom activities utilizing decks. Emphasis will be on bridging the technology gap for teachers, showing how to build engaging decks, embed videos and links.

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Wednesday May 20, 2 PM

This 60 minute webinar focuses on how to utilize vocabulary instruction in the virtual classroom and beyond to create culturally responsive and engaging learning experiences for students, foster classroom community, and to build the critical word wealth students need to closely read and comprehend texts and tasks across content areas.

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Thursday May 21, 3 PM

The move to virtual environments for teaching and learning may be impacting students with differing abilities in a variety of ways. This 60 minute webinar will outline strategies and tools to support educators in reaching and teaching students with special needs. Resources and technology tools, modifications, IEP review, and student engagement practices will be discussed.

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Friday May 22, 1 PM

This 60 minute interactive session for Grades 3-5, will offer guidance on developing engaging, interactive instructional materials which are aligned to the Common Core and optimized for Google Classroom use. Using Teaching Matters free student facing materials as a template, these sessions will guide you through the process of making your own materials to meet the needs of your community and to engage students in remote learning activities.

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Friday May 22, 2 PM

This 60 minute interactive session for Grades K-2, will offer guidance on developing engaging, interactive instructional materials which are aligned to the Common Core and optimized for Google Classroom use. Using Teaching Matters free student facing materials as a template, these sessions will guide you through the process of making your own materials to meet the needs of your community and to engage students in remote learning activities.

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Friday May 22, 2 PM

This 60 minute interactive session for Grades 6-8, will offer guidance on developing engaging, interactive instructional materials which are aligned to the Common Core and optimized for Google Classroom use. Using Teaching Matters free student facing materials as a template, these sessions will guide you through the process of making your own materials to meet the needs of your community and to engage students in remote learning activities.

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This 60 minute webinar will focus on how to adapt Teaching Matters’ free, student-facing materials to support remote learning for English Language/Multilingual Learners (ELL/MLLs). We welcome all teachers who serve ELL/MLL students to begin integrating best practices for language acquisition. Models will be provided. 

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Is it overwhelming to think about planning for fall 2020 in the middle of a crisis? We'll offer thoughts on fall curriculum and design responses to COVID for school and teacher leaders who are trying to fly the plane while fixing it. You'll leave with vision and planning ideas (accompanied by tools) you can initiate now to be more prepared to meet students' academic needs in the fall.

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This 60 minute webinar explores the implications for students' social and emotional well-being while also providing educators with a series of strategies that they can use in practice. As educators during this time we must learn to find a balance between academic priorities and emotional well being.

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This 30 minute webinar will focus on how to adapt Teaching Matters’ free, student-facing materials. These materials are aligned to the Common Core and have been optimized for Google Classrooms.  Attention will be paid to how teachers can modify these resources and how to use them in their google classrooms. 

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This 60 minute webinar will focus on leveraging school support staff to bring back the sense of community during remote learning. We will focus on tools and resources for teachers using art, music and movement.. ect to engage students throughout the virtual school day.

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This 60 min webinar focuses on the various ways to engage students and build community. A teacher from a partner school will model how to give students the opportunity to connect as a collective, build relationships and involve family; and share what's working in their virtual classroom.

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