February 12, 2021 archive

Echoes and Reflections Webinars for Educators-March 23

Echoes and Reflections Webinars for Educators-March 23This professional development program is hosted by New American History and designed to provide Holocaust education and history, explore classroom-ready content, and support instructional practice. Participants will gain understanding of this complex history and its lasting effect on the world. Register today!

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Brown v. Board of Education Summer Workshop

Brown v. Board of Education Summer WorkshopTeachers (grades 6-12) are invited to participate in a one-week summer virtual workshop on school desegregation in Virginia following the historic Brown v. Board of Education decision. Participants will virtually interact with leading historians in the field, engage historic sites and archives, and will discuss curricular and teaching techniques …

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Evidenced Based Specially Designed Instruction in Mathematics VDOE Webinar

Evidenced Based Specially Designed Instruction in Mathematics VDOE Webinar- February 23Schema Based Instruction is an evidenced based strategy for teaching word problem solving to students with disabilities. Participate in this webinar to learn more about this strategy and how to use it effectively with your students!  Space is limited so register today!

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VDOE Building Background through Vocabulary Strategies within Content

VDOE Building Background through Vocabulary Strategies within Content Lessons-February 22Dr. Calderón will model instructional strategies for building background through vocabulary instruction for ELs in core content classrooms and offer tips to help SLIFE and Newcomer ELs use new vocabulary in virtual content classrooms. Time for Q & A will be set aside for discussions on …

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Online Course for Virginia Studies Teachers

Online Course for Virginia Studies Teachers Thinking Historically About Virginia is a self-paced online course with interactive modules for Virginia Studies teachers. Each module guides participants through Virginia history with primary sources as well as video, audio, and text analysis.  Recertification points are available and there is a fee for this course. Register by February 22.

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Career and Technical Education New Teacher Institute-Due June 11

Career and Technical Education New Teacher Institute-Due June 11 VDOE, in collaboration with UVA, will offer the CTE New Teacher Institute from July 12-16 as an online course. The Institute is designed specifically for CTE teachers who are transitioning directly from business and industry to the classroom. Participants will need to complete an online enrollment …

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Addressing Learning Loss: Using Connected Assessments & LMS

Overview Title: Addressing Learning Loss: Using Connected Assessments & LMS   Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Time: 3:30 PM EDT I 2:30 PM CDT I 12:30 PM PDT Duration: 1 hour The webinar is being held on 2/17 and you can register for the webinar here.  Summary What will assessment look like in 2021 and beyond? …

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