November 13, 2020 archive

VASCD Annual Conference 2020 is Going VIRTUAL! December 2-3

Join VASCD to learn about powerful ideas, including those born of necessity in crisis, that can help our students learn continuously, deeply, and successfully. This Conference will engage national thought leaders and Virginia’s leading educators as we share how learning can become deeper and more meaningful in our changing context. Conference strands include:  Equity, Connections …

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Fostering Interaction for ELs in a Digital Landscape: Strategies, Tips, Tech Tools

On November 30 at 4 p.m., participants in this VDOE session will learn about research-based strategies and tech tools to increase student-to-student, student-to-teacher, student-to-content interaction in a digital landscape. Session participants will leave with many ready-to-use Google Slides, Jamboard templates and resources to promote collaboration and interaction.  Register today!

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation Webinars

CBF is offering a series of webinars for teachers. Whether it’s a connection between critters and habitat that we weren’t aware of, a research paper that changes thinking, or an innovative technology  that shows promise for promoting cleaner water, CBF experts are bringing a variety of webinars directly to teachers. Space is limited so register today!

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Language Use in Language Arts: Connecting Content and Language for English Learners

You can register for Language Use in Language Arts: Connecting Content and Language for English Learners– that will be presented by Jeff Zwiers. During this training, participants will explore interactive instructional strategies for enhancing instruction for ELs. Participants will engage in topics related to building literacy through oral language, supporting structured academic discourse connected to …

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