How to make elementary teachers stronger in STEM

It's no secret elementary teachers are often weakest in STEM. A targeted PD program out of one university may help, according to these school leaders.

Contemporary online PD for educators

Educators looking for a unique professional development (PD) experience that relates textbook curriculum to real-world events and current issues now have a new, free online opportunity thanks to…

A more social form of professional development

The state of Utah has adopted an innovative online platform for its 25,000 teachers that reinvents the notion of how professional development is experienced. The platform, called Teaching…

How to have more meaningful iPad professional development

Often, the substantial investments schools make in purchasing iPads are woefully out of balance with the minimal investments they make in preparing teachers to use these new tools…