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*In the next section below lists archived FREE webinars

Upcoming Webinars from ASCD

November 21 at 1400 EST - FREE
Reaching all Learners: Common Core Tests for Students with Significant Cognitive Delays  (Register Here)
The Common Core State Standards and aligned tests have brought a momentous change to the way students with severe cognitive disabilities are assessed. Two federally-funded consortia, Dynamic Learning Maps and the National Center and State Collaborative, have been tasked with creating alternate assessments for this small population of students with widely diverse needs. The consortia are also working with teachers on developing common-core-based lesson plans that are appropriate for students with cognitive impairments. Join Neal Kingston, the project director for DLM, and Rachel Quenemoen, the project director for NCSC, as they discuss their approaches to assessing these students and the challenges and opportunities presented by this work.


November 24 at 1300 EST - FREE
Empowering Students with Project Based Learning and Google Tablets  (Register Here)
In this webinar, you’ll hear how St. Albans City School is empowering students by putting Google tools into their hands to improve their community. Students are engaging with the local community to improve the region’s trail systems, while reducing the unfiltered phosphates that run off the trails and negatively impact Lake Champlain. Students are directly applying principles contained in the Next Generation Science Standards for schools. Tune in for the details of this learning project and how educators are transforming teaching & learning through some of these Google tools. Starting in the middle of the 2013–2014 school year, St. Albans City School—a preK–8 building made up of approximately 700 students and 150 staff members—began a pilot program with 30 Android tablets and Google Play for Education. They procured affordable Nexus 7 tablets, with accurate GPS, quality cameras, and easy Google Apps integration and implemented a successful program schoolwide.


January 19 at 2000 EST - FREE
Alternative Certification Route to Licensure and Hire in Advance Agreement with UNLV and Clark County School District
Join this informational webinar presented by joint effort between UNLV and the Clark County School District to announce the pilot program which will get honorably discharged veterans, who successfully pass the alternative short track program with UNLV, into paying positions within Clark County schools. Candidates must apply, get accepted into the program, attend classes, in person, at UNLV, successfully pass the classes and the required components of licensure, short track. In return, they will be offered a position with Clark County School District. Details of the program and it's components will be discussed at this webinar including the time and details of the hiring process.
REGISTRATION INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED AFTER DECEMBER 5th. FOR THOSE NOT ABLE TO ATTEND, THE WEBINAR WILL BE RECORDED.


Webinars are not presented nor indorsed by TTT

Archived Webinars

LEADERS TO LEARN FROM 2014
On April 1, 2014, Education Week hosted Leaders To Learn From 2014, a Washington, D.C., event that brought together exceptional school leaders, Assistant Secretary Deborah Delisle from the U.S. Department of Education, and Colorado Senator Michael Bennet for powerful discussions about the state of K-12 education.


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