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 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 [...]
May 21st, 2013 · No Comments · Professional Development
Look no further than edweb.net. This free site is home to hundreds of learning communities. I first joined the site when I saw this community- Emerging Tech: Using Technology to Advance Your School Library Program. Even though I am not a librarian or media specialist, I found the content fascinating. I now belong to several [...]
May 13th, 2013 · No Comments · Professional Development Presentations
TED talks go to school- last week PBS aired a series of talks focused on education. Here is the clip from Sir Ken Robinson- his dry sense of humor coupled with his background in motivation and learning makes this a magnetic 20 minutes. Click here for more of his view’s on education.