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edWeb launches video site for on-demand PD

edWeb.net, a professional learning and social network for the education community, is launching edWeb.TV, a PD-on-demand service that lets educators search and view edWeb's archive of more than 500 professional learning "edWebinars." The new edWeb.TV reflects an increasing demand from educators, schools, and districts for an easier way to search and watch edWeb's webinar archives. Many educators have expressed a desire to "binge-watch" edWeb archives to earn certificates that they can submit for credit for their professional development hours. edWeb.TV will provide multi-user licenses to make access much easier for widespread use by school districts and colleges of education. Lisa Schmucki, founder and...

Professional Development (PD)
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On-demand special ed PD links educators with evidence-based training

With the U.S. special education population having grown by 73 percent in the last three decades, school leaders, teachers and parents are looking for new ways to better…

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University pilots program to train math coaches

A new graduate program designed to prepare math coaches for elementary schools and help raise student math skills is being launched at the University of Maine at Farmington. The…

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Education On Air: Google hosts free online conference

Google for Education will host a free online conference about leading for the future and shaping the modern classroom. Education On Air will take place on May 8-9, and…

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This app is designed to reduce job burnout—and it’s free for educators

A new app, free for all teachers and educators, offers simple strategies to tackle job-related stress and burnout. The app gives users 10-minute activities they can do once…

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MIND Research, Boeing partner on math PD

Through a grant from Boeing, the nonprofit MIND Research Institute aims to help teachers excel using ST Math, a blended learning program designed to boost K-12 math comprehension…

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Free VirtCon PD event focuses on digital media and the classroom

Discovery Education invites teachers and administrators worldwide to participate in the upcoming Spring VirtCon on Saturday, April 25. This no-cost, day-long professional development event offers both virtual and face-to-face…

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How 3 districts empower teachers as tech leaders

Plans to transition to a digital environment are forming in districts across the country, but the success of those plans largely hinges on one thing: teacher buy-in. Three…

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UND, Whitewater Learning team up for online PD

Whitewater Learning and the University of North Dakota have teamed up to offer a set of online professional development solutions for educators. Teachers and other licensed education professionals throughout…

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Everything you never knew about using Google in the classroom

Did you know you can see all your copy/paste history in Chrome in a click? Bookmark all your browser tabs at once? Create choose your own adventures in…

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Want to personalize learning? Try personalizing PD first

In Meriden, Conn., school district leaders are rethinking traditional approaches to instruction. For the past five years, the district has had a “no zero” grading policy to encourage the…

Upcoming Events

Enhance lessons, engage students and inspire learning with Microsoft solutions

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Teacher Academies are offered as a one-day workshop giving educators an opportunity to choose from a selection of twelve impactful topics that support teaching and learning in the…

Upcoming Webinars

Beyond the 3 Rs: A Tool to Teach 21st Century Learning

Beyond the 3 Rs: A Tool to Teach 21st Century Learning

Date: Wednesday, April 29th Time: 3:00 pm EST / 12:00 pm PST   Your students are digital natives. They’ve always lived in a world with mobile devices and…

Protect Students. Secure Data.

Protect Students. Secure Data.

Date: Tuesday, April 28th Time: 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST   eLearning, the adoption of mobility, social media, and online collaboration are the most significant changes…

Archived Webinars

Moving Beyond Textbook Replacement to Personalize the Student Learning Experience

Moving Beyond Textbook Replacement to Personalize the Student Learning Experience

Date: Wednesday, April 15th Time: 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST     Many schools and districts have implemented a 1:1 initiative or various other types of…

Appy Hour: From Strategic to Tactical, Getting The Most Out of Classroom Technology

Appy Hour: From Strategic to Tactical, Getting The Most Out of Classroom Technology

Date: Tuesday, March 24th Time: 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST   This webinar will discuss what to do AFTER the 1:1 rollout happens, and how to…

The Role of Video in Making the Shift to Standards-Aligned ELA Instruction

The Role of Video in Making the Shift to Standards-Aligned ELA Instruction

Date: Tuesday, March 31st Time: 3:00 pm EST / 12:00 pm PST   Fulfilling the promise of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) requires sustainable implementation support in…

Getting the Most out of Apple with Device Management

Getting the Most out of Apple with Device Management

Date: Thursday, April 2nd Time: 3:00 pm EST / 12:00 pm PST   Apple devices continue to transform the way teachers teach and students learn. As the digital classroom…

Jenks Public Schools level the playing field with a 1:1 program

Jenks Public Schools level the playing field with a 1:1 program

Date: Wednesday, March 25th,  Time: 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST     In this webinar, you’ll hear directly from Paul Goodenough of Jenks School District. Paul…

Milpitas Unified School District Shares Results and Advice for Going Google

Milpitas Unified School District Shares Results and Advice for Going Google

Date: Wednesday, March 4th,  Time: 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST   In this webinar hear directly from Chin Song, Director of Technology at Milpitas Unified School…