...

Professional Development


Happy New (School) Year, Everyone!

We’re kicking off the academic year by honoring an innovative district and rolling out our redesigned website.

New Jersey City U To Offer PD From Teq for Continuing Ed Credits

New Jersey City University in Jersey City, NJ, will offer more than 50 online courses produced by professional development provider Teq for continuing education units.

1-to-1 + BYOD + PD = Success

The winner of this year's Sylvia Charp Award for District Innovation is Richland Two, which has found the right formula for a tech transformation.

8 Middle Schools Receive Thousands of Tablets From Digital Promise

Nonprofit Digital Promise is donating thousands of tablets, along with specialized PD, to eight middle schools across the country through a Verizon Foundation grant.

Texas State U Wins $15 Million To Create STEM Professional Development

Texas State University San Marcos will provide professional development related to science, technology, engineering and math for teachers with the help of a $15 million grant from NASA.

1-to-1 for Everyone

Putting devices in the hands of every student and teacher is not about the device or the software — it’s about clearing a path to teaching and learning.

Storyboard That Offers ELA Teacher Guides

Designed to help teachers use storyboards as an educational tool, each of the guides is focused on a specific unit like Greek Mythology, a famous literary work like Macbeth or an American classic like “The Raven.”

Teaching with Minecraft? MOOC Explores Gamification for K-12

Instructure has launched a series of MOOCs that use Minecraft to help K-12 teachers implement gamification in the classroom.

9 Ideas to Help Explain Common Core to Parents

Jared Myracle, the supervisor of instruction at Gibson County Special School District (TN) and author of 'Common Core Standards for Parents for Dummies,' offers educators some best practices for explaining Common Core.

WonderGrove Learn Offers Free Animations That Teach Students Proper Behavior

The 12 animations address critical challenges that educators face with their students during the first few weeks of a new school year.

Whitepapers