Summer seems to be a time when people avoid talking about school, but this summer a group of parents, teachers and school leaders Voxed about it every week, and they learned a lot from each other.
All Blog Posts With professional development Tag or Category
August 05, 2014
July 31, 2014
Feedback is a strategy that is important in the growth of teachers, leaders and students, but very often praise is what is provided when feedback should be.
July 30, 2014
A research project finds that an online community provides effective professional development to enable teachers to teach AP classes in greater depth.
July 28, 2014
Americans are no good at math, but the common core will help only if teachers receive better professional development, according to a recent piece published in The New York Times.
July 22, 2014
The three-day event, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, focuses on everything from early education for students with disabilities to transition planning.
July 21, 2014
A new app developed by a Pennsylvania teacher lets educators catalog and store classroom evidence that their work is meeting new evaluation standards.
July 17, 2014
Teachers are actively engaged with student learning and their own professional development during the summer.
July 16, 2014
Tonight at 8 p.m. ET, we'll be holding a Twitter chat exploring summer learning for both students and educators.
July 16, 2014
BookMarks shares two book lists recently published on Education Week's Opinion blog K-12 Schools Beyond the Rhetoric.
July 15, 2014
Recently I spoke at ISTE and wrote about how we need to take back our PD. One of the things I mentioned that has been getting quite a few follow up questions is the idea of Teacher IEPs, aka Individual EXPLORATION Plans. So here is a quick blog post about the concept, and how to make it your own!