Other Staff Development

March 16, 2020

#12026 Vintage Innovation – Online Book Study

“Vintage innovation happens when we use old ideas and tools to transform the present. Think of it as a mash-up. It’s not a rejection of new […]
April 14, 2020

#12031 Personal & Authentic Online Book Study

“In Personal & Authentic, Thomas C. Murray reveals the power of designing awe-inspiring experiences that are grounded in relationships and learner-centered by design. Inherently relevant and contextualized, it is this kind […]
March 16, 2020

#12025 Using the Illinois Item Digital Library to Increase Rigor in Your Classroom via ZOOM

The Illinois Learning Standards are more rigorous than standards of the past.  In order for students to meet the standards, classroom  instruction needs to mirror the […]
March 13, 2020

#12024 High-Return, Low-Prep Instructional Ideas for ANY Classroom via ZOOM

Looking for ways to change up your instruction without spending a lot of time planning something new? Come learn some of my favorite engaging classroom-ready strategies […]
April 9, 2020

#12030 Meaningful Conversations

We explicitly teach our students to read, write and problem solve. Teaching students to effectively communicate is just as, if not more important, especially in today’s […]
March 13, 2020

#12023 Teaching the 2020 Presidential Election

Discussing political issues in this current climate can be challenging. Learn how to approach teaching the 2020 Presidential Election utilizing digital resources, engaging activities, and different […]