Bureau: National

Diversity in STEM Discussions | Accelerating Hispanic Leadership in Modern Manufacturing

Join the STEM Careers Coalition for Diversity in STEM, an important conversation designed to connect corporate and community leaders with educators to engage in a thought-provoking discussion on building a diverse STEM workforce. Meet with equity warriors from the Manufacturing Institute, Caterpillar Foundation, Chevron, Arconic, NAF, TGR Foundation, and Metro Nashville Public Schools. Together, they are breaking down barriers and building equitable opportunities …

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Project-Based Learning Methods in Holocaust Education

Project-Based Learning (PBL) is a teaching method in which students learn by actively, investigating and responding to authentic and complex historical questions. In history education, teaching through projects can connect students and schools with their communities, make history relevant, and foster democratic citizenship. Join our Operations & Outreach Manager, and former teacher, Jesse Tannetta to discover intersections and …

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Discover Your Happy: Happiness in Action Virtual Field Trip with LG and Discovery Education

Addressing the important topic of mental health for youth across America, activate peer-learning by introducing students to other students bringing the Six Sustainable Happiness Skills to life by spreading happiness in local communities. Traveling the United States from the vantage point of a selfie video, students discover how science-based strategies can enhance mental wellness and …

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20th Anniversary of 9/11: Paying Tribute Through Good Deeds Virtual Field Trip with 9/11 Day and Discovery Education

Empower students to do good deeds by observing the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and the September 11 National Day of Service and Remembrance (“9/11 Day”). Designed for students born after September 11, 2001, this experience highlights the remarkable ways people throughout the United States came together, focusing on our common humanity in the aftermath of the …

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Essential Tech for Better Family School Communication Webinar

Communication technologies have become a core part of family-school partnerships, yet school staff and system leaders often lack time and information to maximize how they use these online portals, texting services, and learning management and student information systems to ensure that every family can make their child’s potential a reality. Join National PTA, in partnership …

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Essential Tech for Better Family School Communication Webinar

Family school communication technologies are integral in establishing strong partnerships. Join us on September 9th at 12:30 PM EST for a webinar that will help you understand the communication systems that can build relationships in your school community and support every child’s learning and development. Speakers include:Ambika Kapur, Program Officer at the Carnegie Corporation of …

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Generation Absent: Post-COVID fallout and long-term fixes

Generation Absent: Post-COVID fallout and long-term fixes The impact of the pandemic on K–12 student learning will dramatically mark an entire generation. And while the year ended with most students having access to in-person instruction, many opted not to return to school. It will require outreach and communication touch-points with families—beyond what has been typically …

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Fort Lewis College MAE

Learn more at our monthly information sessions Are you interested in professional development or obtaining your master’s degree? Drop into a Zoom information session about graduate program options. Learn about upcoming cohorts, scholarships, admission deadlines, and the application process. Topics include: Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education (TESOL) Principal Leadership Special Education Teacher Leadership Teacher Licensure …

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Restoring Students’ Innate Power: Trauma-Responsive Strategies for Teaching Multilingual Newcomers

Join us for DiversifiED’s final summer 2021 professional learning series!  Registration for this 4-week/10 PL credit course is open now.  Asynchronous learning cohort begins July 8! Course Description: This educator professional development equips educators to successfully address student trauma using a culturally responsive approach, in ways that are inclusive across multiple stages of English acquisition.  …

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Confronting the Surge of Anti-Semitism in Europe and the US

In recent weeks, we have witnessed a  dangerous surge of anti-Semitic violence in the US and Europe. These attacks, fomented by anti-Israel incitement, accompany the disturbing spread of anti-Semitic conspiracy theories prior to and during the pandemic. Join the Olga Lengyel Institute (TOLI) and the Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) for a panel discussion with experts …

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Webinar “Seizing the Moment: Reimagining Education Systems for Equity Through Whole-Child Design and Community Partnership”

Join Shael Polakow-Suransky, President, Bank Street College of Education, for a conversation with Dr. John B. King Jr., President, The Education Trust, and Dr. Pamela Cantor, Founder and Senior Science Advisor, Turnaround for Children, to learn how the latest findings in neuroscience research can shape our understanding of childhood learning and development to inform the …

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Technology & Blended Learning: A Recipe for Student Growth

Recent investments in 1:1 technology do not have to go to waste as we return to the classroom. This session will cover the best ways to leverage technology for personalized instruction and tailored support for students. Join this webinar to find out just how effective leftover technology can be.

Using Groups to Empower Student Ownership and Personalize Instruction

During the transition to online learning, many schools found trouble in holding students accountable. As schools transition back to hybrid or in-person models, technology tools can be used to support student ownership—not just drive a wedge between students and teachers, as many educators suspect. Find out how teachers use student groups in Kiddom to empower …

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TOLI MA Seminar: EXAMINING OUR SHARED HUMANITY: HOLOCAUST EDUCATION AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Examining Our Shared Humanity brings together teachers from across Massachusetts who are looking to deepen their practice of teaching the Holocaust, other genocides, and helping their students consider the role of social responsibility. Participants will take an inquiry-based, multi-disciplinary approach to their study of the Holocaust and more recent genocides. They will use writing as …

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Pathfinders Summer Institute

The Infosys Foundation USA is excited to host its fourth annual Pathfinders Summer Institute from July 18-23, 2021! K-12 teachers are invited to join us for this engaging virtual professional development opportunity in computer science and maker education. Teachers from all disciplines are encouraged to apply – no prior CS or maker education experience required. …

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Looking to the Past to Envision the Future: Holocaust Education and Lessons for Today

The Wisconsin satellite seminar is designed for teachers who seek to deepen their content knowledge and explore best practices in Holocaust education. Participants will have the opportunity to hear survivor testimony and attend virtual presentations by experts in Jewish history, as well as learn about contemporary Jewish life. Engaging as teachers and learners, participants will …

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