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TTAC Summer Professional Learning Opportunities

EdEquityVA Webinar: Maximizing the Potential of All StudentsOnline | June 23, 2020Strategies to Support Culturally Relevant Teaching in Remote Settings offered in partnership with Discovery Education.Panelist Include:– Dr. Jaime Aquino, Senior Vice President for Curriculum and Instruction at Discovery Education.– Leah Dozier … Continue reading

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Mathematics for All—Closing Opportunity Gaps by Creating Equitable and Engaging Classroom Environments

Join T-TAC ODU as we offer a series of Professional Learning opportunities focused on creating more equitable and engaging mathematics experiences for all students. All sessions will take place virtually. Registration Is Now Open! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1TqcRIP8vXZYmTZFrUCju88jFCRm9Jqat/view

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Tidewater Writing Project 2020 Summer Institute

Tidewater Writing Project’s 2020 Online Summer Institute Dates: July 20th – 31st, 2020 Hours: 9am – 11:30am with virtual meeting via Zoom at Noon – 3pm, asynchronous Audience: This institute is designed for elementary, middle, and high school teachers, as … Continue reading

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Author-Led Book Studies 2020-2021

Reenergize your practices for the 2020–2021 school year Connect with and learn from your favorite Solution Tree authors through our virtual book study series. Each free, author-led study includes 3 to 6 sessions and covers the topics educators like you have told … Continue reading

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Equity Learning Center

ALL COURSES SIGN IN Equity Learning Institute Please check back frequently. We’ll be adding more free and paid content soon!Welcome to the Equity Learning Institute, the virtual learning portal of the Equity Literacy Institute. In addition to offering the courses … Continue reading

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Kahoot Certification

What is Kahoot! Certified for schools? Email notification needs to be submitted, not the certificate in Frontline.  Welcome to Kahoot! Certified for schools, our free program to help you become the ultimate Kahoot! superhero. You can maximize learning with Kahoot!, … Continue reading

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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Webinars for JUNE

June Webinar Schedule Representation, Computation, Communication: Purposeful Use of Routines within Curriculum Materials (Grades 3–5) Positioning Reluctant Students as Math Thinkers and Doers! (Grades 6–8) June 16, 2020 7:00 p.m. EDT |  Speaker: Claudia Bertolone-Smith Webinar description: I don’t get it!!!! … Continue reading

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Visit From Home: National Portrait Gallery Online Exhibitions and New Digital Workshops

In this moment, we are continuing to move the National Portrait Gallery experience online. Connect with us on our website’s new “Visit from Home” page and on our social media channels to learn about the people who have shaped — and are continuing … Continue reading

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Join the free Fisher & Frey Book Club

We invite you to join thought leaders, Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey, as they discuss and engage on timely topics from their recent books. Fisher and Frey Book Club Meetings:  Take place from 9am – 9:40am PDT on Mondays, Wednesdays, … Continue reading

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2020 National Family Engagement Summit-October 14-16

Join hundreds of educators from around the nation in Norfolk to gain strategies to promote equitable family engagement. Participants will learn techniques to build the capacity for strategic family and school partnerships. Register today!

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Mathematics Education Leadership Training

Due to the currently unpredictable duration of the effects of the Coronavirus on our society, we have decided to make dramatic and necessary changes to the structure of MELT Summer Institutes for 2020.  In the past, all Summer Institutes were … Continue reading

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2020 Virginia ASCD Student-Centered Coaching ?Conference with Diane Sweeney

This two-day workshop will prepare you to systematically use student-centered coaching to meet student learning goals in your school.?On day 1, participants will learn coaching“moves”, the core practices that drive student-centered coaching.On day 2, differentiated sessions for coaches and administrators … Continue reading

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2020 ASM Materials Science Teacher Camp July 13-17

This free camp held at Old Dominion University provides an engaging professional development opportunity for middle and high school teachers to engage in hands-on activities that can be integrated into lessons and that support the development of the Science and … Continue reading

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JMU Secondary Theatre Institute-June 29-July 1

During the week, participants will learn how to use drama and theatre pedagogies to build community, deepen skills in the art form, and engage students through story. Tools and strategies taught in this session serve both secondary classroom educators and … Continue reading

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Presentation Materials from the 2019 Mathematics Deeper Learning Institutes are now available!

The VDOE 2019 Institutes provided teachers and mathematics leaders with professional development focused on the implementation of rich mathematical tasks to support deeper learning opportunities for students and to strengthen locally-designed curricula. The materials from the Institutes have been included for use … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Literacy: Grammar Reimagined Workshop-July 29

Join Sean Ruday at UVA as he leads interactive discussions about teaching grammar in the context of writing instruction, using mentor texts, and enhancing student metacognition of grammatical concepts and writing strategies. All participants will receive a signed copy of … Continue reading

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Virginia Civics We the People Training Program!

We the People training program provides participating educators with the pedagogical preparation to be effective teachers of civics and government.  Cohort members receive PD hours, a classroom set of We the People textbooks, access to top scholars and mentor teachers and more! Deadline for submitting applications … Continue reading

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Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

Professional Development at the Jamestown-Yorktown FoundationJamestown-Yorktown Foundation is offering a free teacher institute for upper elementary and middle school teachers, July 13–16, at the American Revolution Museum. Participants will collaborate to develop lessons and performance tasks. Each participant will receive … Continue reading

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