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April 28, 2015 Pearson Brings Ease and Convenience of Tablet to Literacy Assessment With Launch of DRA2+ App for iPad ›
Now Available on the App Store, DRA2+ App Guides Teachers Through Popular, Research-Based Reading Assessment New York, NY – Pearson
April 27, 2015 Creating an Inclusive Classroom ›
Recent statistics report that 1 out of 42 boys and 1 out of 89 girls are diagnosed with some level of autism. Autism is defined as a spectrum disorder, which means that there is a wide range of...

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April 27, 2015 Tracking Online Education Progress in the U.S. ›
Jeff Seaman recently co-directed two surveys conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group. The results are featured in this video. The first report: Grade Level: Tracking Online Education in the...

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April 24, 2015 How the Use of Different Devices Impacts Standardized Testing Performance ›
The classroom is being transformed by the use of tablets for assessment purposes as well as instruction. Dr. Laurie Davis is the Director of Solutions Implementation at the Pearson Assessment Center....

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April 24, 2015 Students Create Apps to Help Improve Learning ›
“Seeing the fruits of your labor turn into something tangible is amazing. There is no limit to what you can do with coding,” said Chris Siegler, a member of the third-place winning team...

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April 23, 2015 Should I accelerate my gifted child? ›
Since I began studying academic acceleration, I am surprised by how many people I meet who have either been accelerated or are considering acceleration for their child. When talking with parents who...

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April 23, 2015 The Art of Close Reading ›
“Close reading is akin to watching fine architecture grow from blueprint to final brick. It allows us to walk within a literary structure and ponder the brilliance of the creation intimately...

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April 22, 2015 Closing the Education-to-practice Gap in Nursing: A New Approach to Teaching Psychiatric Nursing ›
Better preparing nursing students for the working world is a goal of all nurse educators… particularly when it comes to the additional challenges in the area of mental health nursing. In this...

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April 22, 2015 Peer Talk: Experiential Learning & The Power of Knowing Nothing ›
“I don’t know what I’m doing” is one of the best things I’ve ever said. While I doubt my loved ones will put it on my tombstone, I would love it to be there, because...

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April 21, 2015 Year Up: Closing the Divide Between Urban Youth and Professional Careers ›
Year Up is a national nonprofit that enables urban young adults to move from poverty to professional careers in one year. Right now there are six million young people in this country who are...

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September 26, 2017 Overview: Learning Microsoft Office 2016 eCourse ›
Overview of eCourse for Learning Microsoft Office 2016 The Learning Microsoft Office 2016 eCourse is an innovative and personalized way to teach and learn digital literacy. This eCourse helps students learn workplace skills through applied practice.
September 28, 2017 Session 6-Webinar: ¡Cultura viva! Hispanic Americans Who Make an Impact on Our Society ›
This session will highlight notable Hispanos and ways to incorporate them into the Spanish speaking classroom with contexts that are relevant and meaningful to today’s students and the ways they like to learn and interact with the world.
September 28, 2017 Session 6-Webinar: ¡Cultura viva! Hispanic Americans Who Make an Impact on Our Society ›
This session will highlight notable Hispanos and ways to incorporate them into the Spanish speaking classroom with contexts that are relevant and meaningful to today’s students and the ways they like to learn and interact with the world.
October 12, 2017 SIOP® Overview ›
Do you struggle with meeting the needs of your English learners? Join us for a complimentary webinar to learn about the SIOP Model, a framework for organizing and delivering instruction that promotes content knowledge and academic language at the same time.
October 12, 2017 Overview: Learning Microsoft Office 2016 eCourse ›
Overview of eCourse for Learning Microsoft Office 2016 The Learning Microsoft Office 2016 eCourse is an innovative and personalized way to teach and learn digital literacy. This eCourse helps students learn workplace skills through applied practice.
October 16, 2017 Active Learning in the K-5 Social Studies Classroom ›
October 17, 2017 Presenting New Vocabulary So Students Will Remember It ›
Have you ever taught students new vocabulary one day only to discover they don’t remember it the next? Maybe you’ve had students who do well on a vocabulary quiz and then can’t use it just a few days later. In this session we’ll look briefly at research says helps students remember new words and then we’ll explore a number of ways that we can introduce new words so students will not only remember what they mean but also be able to use those words when they speak or write.
October 17, 2017 Differentiation in the Later Classroom ›
This session will provide strategies to support diverse learner populations in the classroom as well learning styles. In addition, you will have the opportunity to share your classroom strategies.
October 17, 2017 The Wizard of Inquiry: Finding your own ruby red slippers ›
To unlock the mystery of inquiry one must go on an arduous journey….Only the truly gifted educator will be able to complete this odyssey. Hyperbole aside, social studies teachers might be experiencing fatigue as inquiry teaching and learning can sometimes be made to seem akin to reaching educational enlightenment. But, experience shows us that inquiry is how we learn best. Rather than thinking of inquiry as something new, we will spend time making current practices of inquiry visible. Then, we will spend time delving more deeply into the Inquiry Design Model (IDM) (http://www.c3teachers.org/idm) and the way in which the model helps to support both teachers and students engaged in inquiry
October 18, 2017 Utilizing C3 in the K-5 Social Studies Classroom ›

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