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Got Grit? Help Students Develop a Growth Mindset to Thrive in a Topsy-Turvy World 

Wednesday, November 18th | 4:00 pm EST | 30 minutes
 

Looking for ways to keep the new school year excitement all year long? Worried about sacrificing teaching passion for burnout? Join us for a free, fast-paced webinar where we share strategies, resources, and examples of how to keep the enthusiasm and excitement for teaching all year while maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

Social Distance, Hybrid, Online, Oh My! Time-Saving Tips for Lesson Planning

Wednesday, December 16th | 4:00 pm EST | 30 minutes
 

Lesson planning is vital. A well-prepared teacher is less stressed and more effective. But having to plan for social distanced classrooms, online lessons, hybrid instruction, or all of the above can be daunting! Join Terra for a fun, fast-pased look at how teachers are making the most of their planning time for these most unusual school days.

Can’t We All Just Get Along? Making Cooperation Thrive in Any Classroom

Wednesday, January 20th | 4:00 pm EST | 30 minutes
 

Teachers know all about the benefits of cooperation and collaboration. But there are so many concerns and potential pitfalls! In this session, explore the merits of cooperative learning and how to effectively develop and institute norms and routines for effective collaboration in any learning environment. Join Dawn for a fun, fast-paced look at practical solutions for your most pressing collaboration issues.

Webinar Archives

Access to a treasure trove of free PD, strategies, tips, and tricks.

When students take ownership of their learning, your classroom thrives. But how can we give kids control without letting things run off the rails? In this fun, fast-paced webinar, Ben explores 7 top hacks to help you create an effective student-driven classroom. View webinar.

“When are we ever going to use this?” With well-crafted PBL experiences, you can show students how they’ll be using their learning right here and now to make the world a better place. View webinar.

Looking for ways to make learning engaging, meaningful, and fun in a remote setting? Join us for a fast-paced webinar, where we share strategies, resources, and a relevant PBL experience, Prevent the Spread, modified for distance learning. View webinar.

In order to tackle the world’s biggest prolems, our students must learn to be masterful collaborators. View this free, fast-paced exploration of strategies designed to develop collaboration skills while engaging in meaningful, memorable projects.  View webinar.

Albert Einstein once said, “If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will spend its whole life believing it is stupid.” But too often, our educational system tries to make very different learners conform to a one-size-fits-all mold. Join us for this free, fast-paced webinar to help level up your differentiation game. Explore the three research-backed ways to differentiate your instruction so that every single student can thrive.  View webinar.

If we treat content areas as silos, we’ll never find time for authentic learning. Discover how to create experiences that connect across content areas, increase student engagement, and develop critical and creative thinking skills.  View webinar.

The 2020-2021 school year is ushering in a level of teacher and student stress like no other. Students will need well-developed social and emotional skills to successfully navigate not only these uncertain times, but also future relationships and challenges in college, career, and beyond. So, how do we explicitly develop these skills within our students? How do we do so in an in-classroom, distance, or blended environment? In this session, discover teacher-tested strategies to meaningfully improve SEL skills in conjunction with your content-area instruction. Leave with practical ideas for equipping students with the skills you know will matter well into their futures.  View webinar.

If we want our students to learn and grow, we need to provide them with consistent and effective feedback. But how can we be consistent in a world that turns upside down every other week? How can we guide our students wisely when we’re struggling to adapt to strange new learning environments? Join Jamie for a fun, fast-paced look at practical solutions to your most pressing problems!  View webinar.

Teachers provide feedback constantly. But is that feedback effective? Can students take action and make improvements? In this webinar, we address those questions and share ideas and strategies to help you provide timely and actionable feedback to your students. View webinar.

Looking for ways to keep the new school year excitement all year long? Worried about sacrificing teaching passion for burnout? Join us for a free, fast-paced webinar where we share strategies, resources, and examples of how to keep the enthusiasm and excitement for teaching all year while maintaining a healthy work-life balance.. View webinar.

You’re planning for a school year like no other. And it’s fraught with real concerns for the safety of your students and staff. But you also want teaching and learning to be a priority. So how can you help your teachers deliver their best instruction knowing that a fully remote or blended environment is highly likely? Join us for this fast-paced webinar, where we’ll give you tangible tips for providing teachers with practical support and understanding to meet the challenges of distance learning.  View Now

Project-based learning is an incredible opportunity for students to engage in authentic, relevant, and “Ellen-worthy” experiences. But how do you manage it? Find out in this fast-paced, and practical on-demand webinar on how to PBL like a boss!  View Now

Looking for ways to keep your students engaged in distance learning? Worried your students may not fully participate or show up at all? Join us for an on-demand, fast-paced webinar where we share strategies, resources, and examples of how to engage students in distance learning.  View Now

Do you want to create learning experiences that engage your students in making the world a better place? Join us for this free, fast-paced exploration of ideas and strategies to turn your lessons into authentic learning experiences.  View webinar.

Project-Based Learning can be a highly effective way to engage students in cross-curricular instruction, while also making a difference in their school, community, and beyond. But, how do we create assessment that is meaningful and useful to our students?  View webinar.

Are you looking to incorporate strategies into your classroom that provide students with effective and meaningful feedback? Join us as we explore simple strategies designed to enhance student learning in your classroom.  View webinar.

Authentic projects not only engage students, but also provide opportunities to naturally differentiate instruction so all students learn. Join us for this free, fast-paced exploration of differentiating instruction through meaningful, memorable projects.  View webinar.

Teachers around the country are eager to incorporate project-based learning into their classrooms. But how can you create a culture that fosters PBL success? Check out this free webinar for simple tips and tricks on creating a classroom culture where PBL can thrive, and get ready to launch your students on an incredible, authentic learning adventures!  View webinar.

If we treat content areas as silos, we’ll never find time for authentic learning. Discover how to create experiences that connect across content areas, increase student engagement, and develop critical and creative thinking skills.  View webinar.

Do you want to engage your students in deeper and more authentic learning? Join us for this free, fast-paced exploration of ideas and strategies on incorporating project-based learning into your classroom.  View webinar.

We all know the importance of making student learning relevant. We all want our students to work with authentic audiences. But how in the world can a busy teacher manage to make it happen? What tips and tricks can make real-world connections more memorable and meaningful? What resources are the most effective at promoting authentic learning?  View webinar.

As educators, we recognize that student success in the classroom, and in the world, goes well beyond teaching within the content areas. A truly successful student has well developed social and emotional skills. So, how do we help develop these skills within our students? Find out how in Social and Emotional Learning: How to Foster these Skills in Your Classroom!  View webinar.

Teachers, you did it! You’ve just pushed through and conquered one of the most difficult school years we’ve ever experienced. You’re stressed, you’re tired, and everything feels surreal. How can you recover, recharge, and reconnect in ways that allow you to return to the best version of yourself so you can come back strong in the fall? Join Jamie as she explores the 5 most important things YOU can do to give yourself the grace to step back, take a deep breath, and restore your passion for teaching.  View webinar.

Are you looking to develop a classroom culture that promotes choice? Do you want to give students more voice and choice in learning, but don’t want to lose control of your classroom? Join us for this free, fast-paced exploration of strategies designed to nurture student ownership without diminishing teacher leadership.  View webinar.

Virtual school is here for at least the next few months, and teachers have been expected to transition practically overnight! Join us for this free, fast-paced walkthrough of tips and tricks to crush virtual school. From hyperdocs to citizen science, we’ll share hi-tech, low-tech, and no-tech best practices that will set you up for success. View webinar.

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