Author Webinars

Ideas, information, and tips for educators! Explore our free educator webinars and sign up for live sessions or watch now on-demand.

 
 
  • Pages
  • 1
Results 1 - 6 of 6
 
Sep 30, 2019
3:30 PM EST
Engaging Students through Authentic Mathematical Modeling ›
Many mathematical organizations including NCTM have challenged the mathematical community about the importance of mathematical modeling to a much greater extent than in the past. This session will highlight the key aspect of mathematical modeling by embedding tasks in the real world via multimedia in such a way that students first need to formulate the problem themselves. Once the problem is solved, students move back into the real world where the results are analyzed in context. It is through such genuine modeling tasks that students will be more engaged in their learning and become more proficient at problem solving.
Oct 01, 2019
4:00 PM EST
Six Ways To Know If You Are Culturally and Linguistically Responsive ›
The session will answer this question for you: Am I culturally and linguistically responsive? The phrase "culturally and linguistically responsive" has now become cliché, the death knell in education. Cultural responsiveness benefits all students, in particular those students who have been traditionally underserved in the United States’ schools. Given its importance to empowering and inspiring educators to be responsive and for students to be academically successful, how do you know if you are culturally and linguistically responsive in your mind-set and skill set? Find out through a motivating, inspiring, and thought-provoking keynote address by Dr. Sharroky Hollie.
Oct 02, 2019
4:00 PM EST
A comprehensive approach to teaching Spanish phonics, spelling, and vocabulary ›
In this session, Professor Lori Helman will share a developmental approach to word study for students learning to read and write in Spanish. Join Dr. Helman to find out how the sounds of individual letters and syllables, the patterns of spelling, and the meaningful units of language in Spanish provide a roadmap to help students reach high levels as readers and writers. Many connections will be made to the Spanish word study program Palabras a su Paso Salon de Clases and how it helps teachers implement effective word study in their classrooms.
Oct 14, 2019
4:00 PM EST
Developing Mathematical Thinking Habits Through Mathematical Practices in Kindergarten Through Grade 5 ›
In a world of technology with lightning-fast processing and vast memory capacity, what mathematical abilities are going to prepare students to be educated, productive, and employable members of society? The answer is that students must be prepared not only with the knowledge of important mathematical concepts and skills, but also with experiences in which they learn how to think about and use that knowledge in order to investigate, evaluate, make decisions, and justify choices.
Oct 30, 2019
4:00 PM EST
T is for Text, Technique, and Time ›
Join Dr. Elfrieda “Freddy” Hiebert as she offers strategies for improving students’ fluency, comprehension, and content knowledge. Using short reading passages, Dr. Hiebert will showcase how to limit unfamiliar vocabulary and promote fluent, meaningful, grade-level reading in just 15 minutes per day, using a technique that she calls the
Nov 14, 2019
4:00 PM EST
The How of Word Study: 10 Essential Elements of Teaching Phonics, Vocabulary, and Spelling ›
What are the ingredients of effective word study instruction? In this session, Dr. Donald Bear will present 10 essential elements of teaching phonics, vocabulary, and spelling, including ways to organize learning and encourage student interaction and self-reflection. Dr. Bear will also share routines, and activities for implementing word study in the classroom at each developmental spelling stage.
  • Pages
  • 1
Results 31 - 40 of 40
 
On-Demand Author Webinar: Dr. Francis "Skip" Fennell, PhD. ›
Fluency
On-Demand Author Webinar: Kevin Flanagan ›
Expanding Vocabulary Learning in Grades 6-12
On-Demand Author Webinar: Shane Templeton ›
Words Their Way and Effective Balanced Literacy Instruction
On-Demand Author Webinar: Dr. Ernest Morrell ›
New Directions in Teaching English: Creating Powerful Readers and Writers in 21st Century Classrooms
On-Demand Author Webinar: Dr. Donald Bear & Dr. Lori Helman ›
The Why, What, and How of Word Study in English and Spanish
On-Demand Author Webinar: Pam Allyn ›
A Shift in Perspecive: from Skills-Based to Integrated Literacy
On-Demand Author Webinar: Brian Woodfield ›
Using Pearson's Virtual Laboratories to Implement NGSS
On-Demand Author Webinar: Michael Wysession ›
Teaching Earth and Space Science Aligned with NGSS
On-Demand Author Webinar: Eric Milou ›
The Internet Generation
On-Demand Author Webinar: Dr. James Fraser ›
Setting You and Your Students Up for Success in AP® U.S. History