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January 24, 2021

New edWebinars | Adult Learners, Science, Equity, Media Literacy, and more!

Filed under: virtual school — Michael K. Barbour @ 10:38 am
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Note these up-coming webinars.

edWebinars
Coming Up Next
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edWebinar Presenters
Learner Variability Among Adult Learners:
Strategies for Programs and Practices
Monday, Jan. 25 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Todd Windisch, Assistant Professor, English as a Second Language, College of San Mateo; Elizabeth Walsh, Student, English as a Second Language, College of San Mateo; Brendaly Drayton, Ph.D., Scholar in Residence, Learning Communities, Pennsylvania State University; and Medha Tare, Ph.D., Director of Research, Learner Variability Project, Digital Promise
edLeader Panel Presenters
Science Leaders Speak: The Unique Challenges of Science Education in a Post-Pandemic World
Monday, Jan. 25 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Jim Pellegrino, Ph.D., Professor of Education, University of Illinois at Chicago; Christopher Lazzaro, Ph.D., Director of Science, New Meridian Corporation; Tricia Shelton, Director of Professional Learning and Standards Implementation, NSTA; and Matt Krehbiel, Director of Outreach, OpenSciEd
Alan Downward
Teaching CTE-STEM and Engineering in a Remote or Hybrid World – Why and How It Works
Tuesday, Jan. 26 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Alan Downward, Ph.D., Senior Staff Scientist, Flinn Scientific
Jaime Harris
A Midyear Check on Equity and Growth: Strategies for Using Data to Inform Adjustments and Improve Outcomes
Wednesday, Jan. 27 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Jaime Harris, Ed.S., NCSP, School Psychologist, Co-Founder of eduCLIMBER, Illuminate Education
edWebinar Presenters
Addressing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice in Changing School Communities
Wednesday, Jan. 27 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Flavia E. Iuspa, Assistant Teaching Professor, School of Education and Human Development, Florida International University; Dr. Elizabeth Cramer, Professor and Graduate Program Director, School of Education and Human Development, Florida International University; and Dr. Maria Tsalikis, Associate Teaching Professor, School of Education and Human Development, Florida International University
edWebinar Presenters
Avoiding the Rabbit Hole: How to Recognize and Understand Conspiratorial Thinking
Wednesday, Jan. 27 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Shaelynn Farnsworth, National Director of Educator Outreach and Success, The News Literacy Project; and John Silva, Senior Director of Education and Training, The News Literacy Project
Debbie Zacarian
Responsive Schooling for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students
Wednesday, Jan. 27 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Debbie Zacarian, Founder, Zacarian & Associates
edWebinar Presenters
Leading for Equity: Building an Incremental Equity Agenda
Thursday, Jan. 28 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Aaron Spence, Superintendent, Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VA), and Dr. LaQuiche R. Parrott, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VA)
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Upcoming edWebinars
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January 17, 2021

New edWebinars | Reading, Online Learning, Antiracism, and more!

Filed under: virtual school — Michael K. Barbour @ 11:34 am
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Note these up-coming webinars.

edWebinars
Coming Up Next
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edWebinar Presenters
Profile in Reading Success: How Saint Paul Public Schools Uses Assessments (Even Remotely) to Guide Instruction
Tuesday, Jan. 19 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Sue Braithwaite, PK-12 Literacy Supervisor, Saint Paul Public Schools (MN); and Kyle Wagner, Ph.D., NCSP, Research Associate, Illuminate Education
Kevin Baird
New Research Briefing: The Five Key Elements of Effective Online Teaching and Learning
Tuesday, Jan. 19 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Kevin Baird, Chairman, Center for College & Career Readiness
edWebinar Presenters
Your Antiracism Toolkit: The Educator’s Playbook to Talking Diversity
Tuesday, Jan. 19 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Darbie Valenti, Curriculum Coach, St. Joseph School District (MO); and Stephanie Williams, Executive Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Norman Public Schools (OK)
Ana Moreno
Social and Emotional Wellness for Everyone
Wednesday, Jan. 20 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Ana Moreno, Instructional Technology Specialist, Kennesaw State University
edWebinar Presenters
Engage and “Light Up” Your STEM Classes with Astronomy
Wednesday, Jan. 20 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Karrie Berglund, Director of Education, Digitalis Education Solutions, Inc.; and Dave Cuomo, Education Specialist, Digitalis Education Solutions, Inc.
Moderated by Jim McVety, Managing Partner, First Step Advisors
edWebinar Presenters
Cut the Cost of Digital Collection Building: Join a Consortium!
Wednesday, Jan. 20 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Michelle Luhtala, Library Department Chair, New Canaan High School (CT); and Jennifer Keohane, Executive Director, Connecticut Library Consortium
edLeader Panel Presenters
National Coalition for Technology in Education and Training (NCTET) Virtual Post-Inauguration Awards and Policy Panel
Thursday, Jan. 21 @ 1:30 pm ET
Presented by Jon Bernstein, Executive Director, NCTET with Guest Panelists: Amanda Karhuse, President, NCTET; Dr. John B. King, Jr., President and CEO, The Education Trust; Dr. Tiffany Anderson, Superintendent, Topeka Public Schools (KS); Becky Pringle, President, National Education Association; Dr. Don Haddad, Superintendent, St. Vrain Valley School District (CO); and Luvelle Brown, Ed.D., Superintendent, Ithaca City School District (NY)
Lacy Asbill
How to Unite Equity, SEL, and Literacy Instruction
Thursday, Jan. 21 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by D. Lacy Asbill, Founding Director, Reading with Relevance
edWebinar Presenters
Leading for Equity: Supporting Student and Staff Mental Health Through a Community of Wellness
Thursday, Jan. 21 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Diana Greene, Superintendent, Duval County Public Schools (FL); Dr. Gregory Bostic, Principal, Jean Ribault High School, Duval County Public Schools (FL); Katrina Taylor, Director, School Behavioral Health and Full Service Schools Program, Duval County Public Schools (FL); and Charis Scurry, Community Partnership Coordinator, Wolfson Children’s School Based Health Centers at Ribault Senior High School
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Upcoming edWebinars
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edWeb.net is a free professional learning network that encourages educators to connect and collaborate to improve teaching and learning – anytime, anywhere
© 2021 edWeb, LLC
edWeb.net | P.O. Box 1387Princeton, NJ 08542

January 10, 2021

New edWebinars | Reading, Data Privacy, Trauma, Executive Function, Equity, and more!

Filed under: virtual school — Michael K. Barbour @ 11:32 am
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Note these up-coming webinars.

edWebinars
Coming Up Next
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edWebinar Presenters
Leveling the Playing Field:
Support for Struggling Readers in a Blended Learning Environment
Monday, Jan. 11 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Kathleen Colburn, Senior Product Manager, Read&Write; and Diana Petschauer, Managing Director and AT Consultant, Assistive Technology for Education
edWebinar Presenters
Data Privacy in Our Connected Learning World: Earning the Trusted Learning Environment Seal
Monday, Jan. 11 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Bruce Gearing, Ed.D., Superintendent, Leander Independent School District (TX); Dr. Allan Markley, Superintendent, Raytown Quality Schools (MO); and Linnette Attai, Project Director, CoSN Privacy Initiative, CoSN (Consortium for School Networking)
Stephanie Filio
How Educators Can Respond to Students Experiencing Trauma
Tuesday, Jan. 12 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Stephanie Filio, M.Ed., School Counselor and Author
edLeader Panel Presenters
Making the Case for Teaching Executive Function in Secondary Education: The Value and Importance of Executive Function Curricula
Tuesday, Jan. 12 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Sucheta Kamath, Founder and CEO, ExQ®; Meredith Campbell, Senior Partnership Director, ExQ®; and Dr. Ralph Simpson, Deputy Superintendent, Clayton County Schools (GA)
edWebinar Presenters
Create an Equitable and Engaging Bilingual Virtual Classroom for Early Learners
Wednesday, Jan. 13 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Barbara Nemko, Superintendent, Napa County Office of Education (CA); Olivia Martinez, English Language Development & Biliteracy Director, Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD (TX); Jennifer Jelavich, Colusa County District Administrator, Colusa County Office of Education (CA); and Pinky Jelavich, Jennifer’s Assistant, Colusa County Office of Education (CA)
edWebinar Presenters
Teaching in the Time of COVID: The Challenges and Opportunities for Transformation
Wednesday, Jan. 13 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Patricia A. Jennings, Professor of Education, University of Virginia; and Ashley Bullock, Teacher, Chesapeake Public Schools (VA), and doctoral student, University of Virginia
edLeader Panel Presenters
Closing the Attendance Gap in 2021:
Insights from Leaders Doing the Work
Thursday, Jan. 14 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Carletha Shaw-Rolle, Cadre Director CS 1, Broward County Public Schools (FL); Shannon Trejo, Chief Academic Officer, Dallas Independent School District (TX); and Dr. Elena S. Hill, Assistant Superintendent for Early Learning, Dallas Independent School District (TX)
edWebinar Presenters
Leading for Equity: Using the Tools of Cultural Proficiency to Lift up Equity in Chaotic Times
Thursday, Jan. 14 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Stacie Stanley, Associate Superintendent, Eden Prairie Schools (MN), Tim Beekmann, Principal, Eden Lake Elementary School (MN), and Valora Unowsky, Associate Principal, Eden Lake Elementary School (MN)
edWebinar Presenters
Learning in the Pandemic: What the Research Tells Us We Can Do
Thursday, Jan. 14 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by John Bielinski, Ph.D., Senior Director of Research & Development, Illuminate Education; Rachel Brown, Ph.D., NCSP, Senior Academic Officer, Illuminate Education; and Kyle Wagner, Ph.D., NCSP, Research Associate, Illuminate Education
Visit the edWebinar Calendar and register for free edWebinars with CE certificates.
Upcoming edWebinars
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December 24, 2020

Happy Holidays from edWeb

Filed under: virtual school — Michael K. Barbour @ 1:00 pm
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A third holiday greeting for today.

edWeb with Snowflakes
Best wishes for the holidays and 2021
Top edWebinars
We’re thankful for the edWeb community this year, more than ever.
The pandemic has shown how committed, innovative, and resilient educators are in teaching and supporting their students, and has shown how much more work is needed to provide all students with an equitable education and opportunity in life. Thank you to everyone who has presented, attended, and sponsored on edWeb this year, and for your engagement in our global community – now 1 million strong.
Here is a playlist of the top 25 edWebinars of 2020.
We look forward to continuing this work with you in 2021.
edWeb will be closed from December 20th – January 1st,
but we’ll be checking email periodically if you need us.
Stay safe and enjoy the holidays this month.
The edWeb Team
Holiday Greens
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December 20, 2020

Coming in 2021 | Assessment, Data Privacy, Trauma, Equity, ELLs, and more!

Filed under: virtual school — Michael K. Barbour @ 12:06 pm
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edWeb with Snowflakes
 
Best wishes for the holiday season as we come to the end of 2020 with hope for a happier and safer year for all in 2021. With gratitude for all that you do to support students and their learning.
 
Coming in 2021!
Register to attend live or receive the recording.
Michael DiSpezio
 
Tips, Techniques, and Tricks for Motivating Students
Thursday, Jan. 7 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Michael A. DiSpezio, Science Author and Educator
edWebinar Presenters
 
Integrating the Science of Learning into Your MTSS Structure: Ensuring All Kids Get What They Need When They Need It
Friday, Jan. 8 @ 12 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Katie Novak, President, Novak Educational Consulting; Lisa Bosio, Education Consultant, Novak Educational Consulting; and Nancy Weinstein, Founder and CEO, Mindprint Learning
edWebinar Presenters
 
Data Privacy in Our Connected Learning World: Earning the Trusted Learning Environment Seal
Monday, Jan. 11 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Bruce Gearing, Ed.D., Superintendent, Leander Independent School District (TX); Dr. Allan Markley, Superintendent, Raytown Quality Schools (MO); and Linnette Attai, Project Director, CoSN Privacy Initiative, CoSN (Consortium for School Networking)
Stephanie Filio
 
How Educators Can Respond to Students Experiencing Trauma
Tuesday, Jan. 12 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Stephanie Filio, M.Ed., School Counselor and Author
edWebinar Presenters
 
Create an Equitable and Engaging Bilingual Virtual Classroom for Early Learners
Wednesday, Jan. 13 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Barbara Nemko, Superintendent, Napa County Office of Education (CA); Olivia Martinez, English Language Development & Biliteracy Director, Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD (TX); Jennifer Jelavich, Colusa County District Administrator, Colusa County Office of Education (CA); and Pinky Jelavich, Jennifer’s Assistant, Colusa County Office of Education (CA)
edWebinar Presenters
 
Leading for Equity: Using the Tools of Cultural Proficiency to Lift up Equity in Chaotic Times
Thursday, Jan. 14 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Stacie Stanley, Associate Superintendent, Eden Prairie Schools (MN), Tim Beekman, Principal, Eden Lake Elementary School (MN), and Valora Unowsky, Associate Principal, Eden Lake Elementary School (MN)
edWebinar Presenters
 
Learning in the Pandemic: What the Research Tells Us We Can Do
Thursday, Jan. 14 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by John Bielinski, Ph.D., Senior Director of Research & Development, Illuminate Education; Rachel Brown, Ph.D., NCSP, Senior Academic Officer, Illuminate Education; and Kyle Wagner, Ph.D., NCSP, Research Associate, Illuminate Education
edWebinar Presenters
 
Profile in Reading Success: How Saint Paul Public Schools Uses Assessments (Even Remotely) to Guide Instruction
Tuesday, Jan. 19 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Sue Braithwaite, PK-12 Literacy Supervisor, Saint Paul Public Schools (MN); and Kyle Wagner, Ph.D., NCSP, Research Associate, Illuminate Education
Kevin Baird
 
New Research Briefing:
The Five Key Elements of Effective Online Teaching and Learning
Tuesday, Jan. 19 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Kevin Baird, Chairman, Center for College & Career Readiness
edWebinar Presenters
 
Cut the Cost of Digital Collection Building: Join a Consortium!
Wednesday, Jan. 20 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Michelle Luhtala, Library Department Chair, New Canaan High School (CT); and Jennifer Keohane, Executive Director, Connecticut Library Consortium
 
 
Visit the edWebinar Calendar and register for free edWebinars with CE certificates.
Upcoming edWebinars
 
Check Your State
 
Visit our State Requirements Map to learn about getting credit for edWeb CE certificates.
 
edWeb.net is a free professional learning network that encourages educators to connect and collaborate to improve teaching and learning – anytime, anywhere
 
 
 
 
edWeb.net | 50 Vreeland DriveSkillman, NJ 08558-2639

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