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SU 2021 Webinars for for Graduate Degrees in Educational Leadership –

Become a School Leader – Earn your education administration endorsement with SU.  The education administration endorsement programs will be offered online with weekly live virtual sessions.  The Master of Science (MSEd) in Education Administration is designed for those who hold … Continue reading

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Climate Generation’s 16th annual Summer Institute for Climate Change Education

Climate Generation’s 16th annual Summer Institute for Climate Change EducationThis is a three-day, July 28-30, virtual conference for teachers to learn new tools, skills, and resources to teach climate change. Register or find out more information today!

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Virginia Health and Physical Activity Virtual Institute, July 12-14

Virginia Health and Physical Activity Virtual Institute, July 12-14VDOE and the Virginia Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance extend an invitation to all administrators and teachers to attend the fully virtual Healthy Kids, Healthy Virginia 2021 Health and Physical … Continue reading

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2021 VASCD Annual Conference: Turn the Page

2021 VASCD Annual Conference: Turn the PageThis is a new kind of Hybrid! Participants choose the way you want to attend with three options. Find out more information or register now for Early Bird prices with increases after June 18. Options:In-person: December … Continue reading

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Virginia Geographic Alliance #YouCanMapThat Online Workshop-June 22-23

Virginia Geographic Alliance #YouCanMapThat Online Workshop-June 22-23This online workshop, #YouCanMapThat: Using GIS to Enhance the Classroom is for grades K-12 faculty and pre-service teachers limited to 40 participants so register by June 13! Participants will have access to 100+ classroom-ready 15-Minute GeoInquiries, create customized Web … Continue reading

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Co-Teaching Elementary Reading and Mathematics Summer Academy

Co-Teaching Elementary Reading and Mathematics Summer AcademyThis Academy is designed for elementary school teams of general education and special education teachers who teach reading and mathematics together to enhance all student outcomes, especially students with disabilities in the general education … Continue reading

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Free Virtual Summer Learning Opportunity at JMU for New Teachers

We are offering a New Teacher Academy that will provide an engaging, edge-of-your-seat learning experience this summer – ON ZOOM!  Please take a look at the attached brochure and an example schedule for additional information.  Early-career teachers will spend four action-packed days … Continue reading

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New VDOE SOL English Instructional Support

New VDOE SOL English Instructional SupportVirginia SOL Tracking Logs for grades Kindergarten through English 12 have been developed to assist teachers with determining which standards students have had sufficient exposure and experience with prior to the COVID-19 school interruption and to … Continue reading

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Integrate Physical Activity Throughout the School Day

Integrate Physical Activity Throughout the School DayActive Academics is a free online educational resource offering teachers activity and lesson ideas to integrate physical activity in the classroom, at home, and throughout the day. Register to access activity ideas created by teachers for … Continue reading

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Registration is Now Open for the 2021 VCU Summer Learning Academy

Registration is Now Open for the 2021 VCU Summer Learning AcademyThe Academy will focus on preparing educators to create a culture of educational excellence and equity in schools through innovative and practical techniques. There are over 50 different virtual sessions covering 24 topics, with a variety … Continue reading

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Alexander Lebenstein Teacher Education Institute: From Context to Classroom Online- July 12-23

Alexander Lebenstein Teacher Education Institute: From Context to Classroom Online- July 12-23This opportunity is open to teachers who have never completed the Alexander Lebenstein Teacher Education Institute. Historian-lead lectures and learn about practices and resources that you can use in … Continue reading

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Journey into Teaching Academy: A PD Initiative for Selected Second Year Provisionally Certified Special Education Teachers

Journey into Teaching Academy: A PD Initiative for Selected Second Year Provisionally Certified Special Education TeachersVDOE Office of Special Education Instructional Services is announcing the third cohort of the Journey into Teaching Academy, a yearlong professional development initiative for teachers completing … Continue reading

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Virtual Virginia’s Summer Session 2021 registration is now open for all learners in grades 6–12

Virtual Virginia’s Summer Session 2021 registration is now open for all learners in grades 6–12. This summer Virtual Virginia will offer 72 online courses, including core, world language, and elective courses. Available to all students of Virginia public middle schools and high schools, Summer Session 2021 is ideal … Continue reading

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Summer Literature Classes at Camp!

Summer Literature Classes  at Camp!  Summer literature classes at Camp   Community College bring rich   opportunities to K-12 teachers.   Recertification points can be gained in five   weeks during the summer for elementary,   middle school, and high school teachers.  Choose From:  Introduction … Continue reading

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Virtual STEM Professional Development Teacher Camp

Virtual STEM Professional Development Teacher CampThis free virtual STEM PD camp by the ASM Materials Education Foundation has a variety of topics and dates for elementary as well as secondary teachers to attend. Kits will be supplied for teachers to … Continue reading

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“Discipline Update: Understanding State Law and Issues in the Virtual Environment” Webinar

The latest webinar presented by the attorneys at Sands Anderson titled “Discipline Update: Understanding State Law and Issues in the Virtual Environment” has been uploaded and is available for staff access on the Special Education Website. The website is available … Continue reading

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SPS Aspiring Leaders_ Lunch and Learn Series 2021

SPS Aspiring Leaders_ Lunch and Learn Series 2021 SPS Aspiring Leaders_ Lunch and Learn Series 2021

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CodeVA Professional Development Opportunities

CodeVA Professional Development OpportunitiesElementary and middle school programs prepare educators to explore Computer Science and to learn how to integrate the VA CS SOL into their core curriculum. The secondary elective courses prepare teachers to teach a high school elective … Continue reading

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SPS ITRIT Workshop Offerings

Below you will find a list of the live workshops that we are currently offering. ITRTs are available on Fridays for in person training. This training can be building wide at a staff meeting or even for grade level teams. … Continue reading

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Solving Global Problems Self-Paced Course —

The U.S. Department of State is excited to announce Solving Global Problems — a free, self-paced online course for U.S. educators! Problem solving ignites students’ critical thinking and creativity. It teaches students how to apply knowledge and skills to complex problems and it empowers … Continue reading

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