New Webinar Series Equips NJ Educators with Innovative Tools to Help Students Succeed

Calling all New Jersey educators! Discovery Education and Plymouth Rock Assurance – Teachers’ Insurance Plan of NJ are excited to announce the launch of the Professional Growth Academy Webinar Series: a free monthly program exclusively for New Jersey educators!

The Professional Growth Academy will be led by Discovery Education and will give you tools to help your students succeed.  The sessions will provide a range of innovative strategies for utilizing web-based tools in the classroom, as well as useful integration tips for incorporating the Common Core state standards.

Register today to join us for the first webinar, “Connecting & Collaborating In and Out of the Classroom,” which will be held on Tuesday, October 9 at 8pm EST.  We’ll model tools and techniques for connecting and collaborating in and outside of the classroom, and even provide opportunities for your students to work with peers from around the world.

Future webinar topics will include:

  • “Students as Curators: Managing New Information in the Digital Classroom,” which will explore a new category of web tools that help students sift through and manage web-based content.
  • “Creativity in the Digital Classroom,” which will provide tools for promoting creativity, from digital story-telling to building wikis, that enable students to express themselves and publish to a global audience.

Click here for more information and to register today!