TeachersFirst has a host of free professional development sessions this summer. Check out their calendar and register for these free sessions. I have attended several of their sessions- they are well planned and enlightening.
Entries Tagged as 'Professional Development'
June 10th, 2013 · No Comments · Professional Development
May 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · 21st Century Skills
And I’m not talking about a foreign language. This post is about the 21centurey fluencies are: solution, information, creativity, media, and collaborative. Take all of these and mix in a global citizenship view, and you have Fluency21. Make a free account to explore their resources and lesson ideas.
May 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · Professional Development
The Utah Education Network (UEN) has a series of short (2-3 minute) videos on internet safety as well as bullying. They are grouped by grade level (K-3, 4-6, 7-12) and can be located on the Planet Nutshell website. Click here for all the UEN cartoons. (from Free Technology for Teachers)
May 21st, 2013 · No Comments · 21st Century Skills, Professional Development
Of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology. I think this applies to all of us not just those of us who teach technology. Click for the post on Teach Thought (via Shannon Miller on twitter). Here is a quick summary: 1. They always start with the why 2. They are malleable and can easily adapt [...]