Ohio State University College of Education and Human Ecology's SpotOn, a free database evaluating K-12 digital content, has launched a new partnership in an effort to improve digital curricula.
Landmark School's Outreach Program has launched a new series of professional development courses for teachers of students with language-based learning disabilities.
This month's innovator, Tami Lenker, has helped to spearhead an overhaul of the school's professional development program that has led to increased interest and participation in creative uses of technology.
Members of the National Association of School Psychologists can now attend free PresenceLearning live webinars to earn continuing professional development credits.
Solution Tree has updated Global PD to provide searchable access to professional development resources and support for sharing content playlists.
The International Association for K-2 Online Learning will host a free Teacher Talk webinar focused on using technology and data to improve instruction and personalize learning for each student.
BloomBoard, a professional development platform for educators, has launched a new site that combines curated collections of learning resources with micro-credentials.
Memorable learning, according to Next Vista For Learning founder Rushton Hurley, is outside the book, the school bus and the campus; and it's hands on and engaging and involves talking, being creative and taking risks.
- By Patrick Peterson
Center for Responsive Schools has expanded its professional development courses to include middle school educators.
A recent "technology integration showcase" gave in-service and experienced teachers at an Arizona school the chance to share what they'd learned from their experiences of learning how to integrate technology into their classrooms. The event was the culmination of a grant-funded program focused on teacher candidates attending Arizona State University's Teachers College.
- By Dian Schaffhauser