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April 4, 2021

New edWebinars | Dyslexia, School Safety, Financial Literacy, Reading, Math, and more!

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Maryanne Wolf
Reading and Dyslexia in a Digital World:
The Perspective of a Reading Warrior
Tuesday, Apr. 6 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Maryanne Wolf, Director of the Center for Dyslexia, Diverse Learners, and Social Justice, UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies
edWebinar Presenters
Child Sex Trafficking Prevention: A Course for Educators
Tuesday, Apr. 6 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Nathan Davis, Lead Education Specialist, Prevent Child Abuse Utah; and Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, Founder, Digital Respons-Ability
edWebinar Presenters
Preparing Gen Z for a Financially Literate Future
Tuesday, Apr. 6 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Dan Zapp, Senior Director of Research, EVERFI; and Gianna Gurga, Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher, Dag Hammarskjöld Middle School (CT)
James Crist
The Big Deal About Addictions: What Educators Need to Know
Wednesday, Apr. 7 @ 1 pm ET
Presented by James J. Crist, Ph.D., C.S.A.C.,
Psychologist and Substance Abuse Counselor
Laura Seal
Personalized Learning and the Science of Reading
Wednesday, Apr. 7 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Laura Seal, Director, Supplementals, Amplify
Kaitlyn Johnson
Math Tasks: Sparking Student Engagement
Wednesday, Apr. 7 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Kaitlyn Johnson,
Educator, STEM Content Specialist, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
edWebinar Presenters
Data Storytelling with Infographics
Wednesday, Apr. 7 @ 6 pm ET
Presented by Belinda Shillingburg, 8th grade English teacher and a School Site Instructional Leader; Ilana Somasunderam, Program Manager, STEM Professional Learning, KQED Education; and Rachel Roberson, Program Manager, Humanities Professional Learning, KQED Education
edWebinar Presenters
Current Events in Context:
Connecting Asian American History and Anti-Asian Racism
Thursday, Apr. 8 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Cathlin Goulding, Ed.D., Co-Director, YURI: An Asian American Education Project, and Teacher, Adolescent Social Studies Program, City University of New York; Freda Lin, Co-Director, YURI: An Asian American Education Project; and Kristina Kirtley, Senior Producer, Content and Youth Engagement, WNET New York Public Media
Kelly Schaefer
A Framework for Individualization in Mathematics
Thursday, Apr. 8 @ 6 pm ET
Presented by Kelly Schaefer,
K-12 Mathematics Coach, Riverdale School District (WI)
edFocus
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March 28, 2021

New edWebinars | ESSER Funding, UDL, Autism, Reading, Mindfulness, and more!

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edFocus
The Impact of COVID-19 on K-12 Education
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edWebinar Presenters
Accelerate Education Needs with Stimulus Funding: Accelerate Learning, Summer Learning, and Professional Development
Monday, Mar. 29 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dana Pawinski, Senior Grants & Funding Initiatives Director, Imagine Learning; Sarah Estrada, Ph.D., Director of Assessment Solutions, Imagine Learning; and Adriane Harden, Director of National Curriculum Experts, Imagine Learning
Loui Lord Nelson
Getting to Know UDL: A Starter Kit of Ideas
Monday, Mar. 29 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Loui Lord Nelson, PhD,
President and Lead Consultant, The UDL Approach
Alicia Balfrey
Lessons Learned: Turning Challenges from 2020 into Opportunities for the Future for Students with Autism
Tuesday, Mar. 30 @ 1 pm ET
Presented by Alicia Balfrey, Autism Training Specialist, STAR Autism Support
Hue-An Wren
Book Clubs for Today’s Culture of Learning: Fostering a Love of Independent Reading Through Student Choice and Contemporary Skills
Tuesday, Mar. 30 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Hue-An Wren, Ed.D., Teacher on Special Assignment, Garden Grove Unified School District (CA)
Aishah Cholmondeley
Developing Executive Functioning Skills in Class and at a Distance
Tuesday, Mar. 30 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Aishah Cholmondeley, Director of Success, Studyo
Bari Koral
Relax and Be Happy: 5 Mindfulness Tools to Reduce Anxiety Now
Wednesday, Mar. 31 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Bari Koral, Kids Yoga Expert and Popular Recording Artist
edLeader Panel Presenters
Understanding and Boosting Student Engagement in Today’s 21st Century Learning Environments
Wednesday, Mar. 31 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Kelly May-Vollmar, Ed.D., Assistant Superintendent, Educational Services, Desert Sands Unified School District (CA); and Dr. Aaron Spence, Superintendent, Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VA)
Moderated by Monica Cougan, Manager of Strategic Relationships and Initiatives, CatchOn/ENA; and Karen Garza, Ph.D., President and CEO, Battelle for Kids
edWebinar Presenters
Professional Learning Practices:
Sharing State Exemplars in Support of Digital Learning
Wednesday, Mar. 31 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Dorann Avey, Digital Learning Director, Nebraska Department of Education; and Mindy Fiscus, Digital Access Coordinator, Learning Technology Center of Illinois
Tammy Campbell
AASA Leading for Equity:
Courageous Leadership – A Systems Approach to Equity
Thursday, Apr. 1 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Tammy Campbell,
Superintendent, Federal Way Public Schools (WA)
edFocus Summit
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March 21, 2021

Free edWebinars | Science, Literacy, Technical Education, Instructional Videos, and more!

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edWebinars
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Rebecca Abbott
Science and Literacy Instruction: You Don’t Have to Choose
Monday, Mar. 22 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Rebecca Abbott,
Professional Learning Lead, UC Berkeley’s Lawrence Hall of Science
Terrie Noland
10 Ways to Reimagine the Role of Educator as Literacy Leader
Tuesday, Mar. 23 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Terrie Noland, Ph.D., CALP,
Vice President, Educator Initiatives, Learning Ally
edWebinar Presenters
Career and Technical Education:
Thriving Before, During and After the Pandemic
Tuesday, Mar. 23 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Mark Wreath, CTE Director, Vancouver Public Schools (WA); Enrique Medina, Ph.D., Director of Career Readiness, Pomona Unified School District (CA); and Renda Songer, Teaching & Learning Consultant, Region 10 Education Service Center (TX)
Tyler Tarver
Lights, Action, Learning: Boosting Engagement by Creating and Using Instructional Video
Tuesday, Mar. 23 @ 6 pm ET
Presented by Tyler Tarver, Education Leader and Innovator, NLC College and Tarver Academy
edWebinar Presenters
Supporting Civic Engagement: A Framework for Student Leadership and Community Service
Wednesday, Mar. 24 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Wilma Herndon, Outreach Consultant, Lead4Change; and Danielle Gadharf, Outreach Consultant, Lead4Change
edWebinar Presenters
The Ultimate Research Guide for All Learners (Including YOU!)
Wednesday, Mar. 24 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Joyce Valenza, Associate Professor of Teaching, Rutgers University, School of Communication and Information; Michelle Luhtala, Library Department Chair, New Canaan High School (CT); and Grace McCusker, Certified School Library Media Specialist, Rutgers University, School of Communication and Information
edWebinar Presenters
AASA Leading for Equity: Leading from the Center by Promoting Equity in Schools and Classrooms
Thursday, Mar. 25 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Sydney Chaffee, Humanities Teacher and Instructional Coach, Codman Academy Charter Public School (MA); Shawn Sheehan, Government Relations Liaison, Lewisville Independent School District (TX);
and Dr. Richard H. Warren, Jr., Hazel Professor of Education, University of Maryland Eastern Shore (MD)
Moderated by Sarah Brown Wessling, Interim Director for the National Teacher of the Year Program (NTOY) and Teacher, Johnston High School (IA)
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March 14, 2021

Free edWebinars | Reading, SEL, Equity, Collaborative Learning, and more!

Filed under: virtual school — Michael K. Barbour @ 10:08 am
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edWebinar Presenters
What Kids Are Reading (and Not Reading) in 2021
Tuesday, Mar. 16 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Gene Kerns, Vice President and Chief Academic Officer, Renaissance®; and Dr. Jan Bryan, Vice President and National Education Officer, Renaissance®
Glenn Whitman
The Science of Learning: Academic, Social and Emotional Recovery
Tuesday, Mar. 16 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Glenn Whitman, Executive Director, The Center for Transformative Teaching & Learning
edWebinar Presenters
Surviving the Social & Emotional Side of Coronavirus:
Practical Resilience and SEL Wellness for Every Educator
Wednesday, Mar. 17 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Dr. William Blake, CEO, Meducos Health Institute; and Shantell Berrett Blake, M.A., Director of Training and Presenting, Reading Horizons
edWebinar Presenters
Leading for Equity: Implementing a Strategic Playbook for Disruption
Thursday, Mar. 18 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Raymond J. McNulty, President, Successful Practices Network, and Dr. Michael Conner, Superintendent, Middletown Public Schools (CT)
edWebinar Presenters
How Librarians Can Foster Collaborative Learning
Thursday, Mar. 18 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Marisa Labadini, Social & Content Manager, Unruly Studios; and Shannon Miller, Library Media Specialist and Innovation Director, Van Meter Community School (IA)
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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
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March 7, 2021

New edWebinars | SEL, Mental Health, Equity, Literacy, Leadership, and more!

Filed under: virtual school — Michael K. Barbour @ 12:01 pm
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edWebinars
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Shane Templeton
The Science, Art, and Craft of Teaching Reading and Writing
Monday, Mar. 8 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Shane Templeton, Educator, Researcher, Speaker, and HMH Into Reading Program Author
edWebinar Presenters
Leading Learning in a Blended Environment: What Works for Students, Teachers and Administrators
Monday, Mar. 8 @ 5 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Mark Benigni, Superintendent, Meriden Public Schools (CT); Dr. Alan Seibert, Superintendent, Salem City Schools (VA); Dr. Jason Van Heukelum, Superintendent, Winchester Public Schools (VA); and Diane W. Doersch, Technology Director for the Verizon Innovative Learning Schools Program at Digital Promise
edWebinar Presenters
Mental Wellbeing and Prevention Education:
Tools to Meet the Needs of Gen Z Students
Tuesday, Mar. 9 @ 2 pm ET
Presented by Brian Marquis, Public Liaison Officer, NIDA;
and Erin McClintock, Senior Director, Impact and Education, EVERFI
edWebinar Presenters
Preparing for Success: Leveraging Social-Emotional Behavior Data to Plan for Next Year
Tuesday, Mar. 9 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Nathaniel von der Embse, Ph.D., NCSP, Associate Professor of School Psychology, University of South Florida; and Stephen Kilgus, Ph.D., Associate Professor of School Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Sara Delano Moore
Early Ideas of Geometry and Measurement in Children: The Role of Language and Literature in Math Class – Part 2
Tuesday, Mar. 9 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Sara Delano Moore, Ph.D.,
Director of Professional Learning, ORIGO Education
edLeader Panel Presenters
How to Strengthen Your School Community Using the Power of SEL
Wednesday, Mar. 10 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Lauren Tarshis, SVP and Editor-In-Chief/Publisher, Scholastic Classroom Magazines; Pam Allyn, Author, Speaker, Innovator, and Education Expert; and Audra Wallace, Editorial Director, Scholastic News
Raz Kupferman
Mathematics Pedagogy: Rigor and Engagement
Thursday, Mar. 11 @ 3 pm ET
Presented by Prof. Raz Kupferman, Co-founder and Chief Scientist, Matific
Maria Pitre-Martin
Leading for Equity: The Petersburg City Public Schools’ Story – Using Practices and Partnerships to Move the Equity Agenda
Thursday, Mar. 11 @ 4 pm ET
Presented by Dr. Maria Pitre-Martin,
Superintendent, Petersburg City Public Schools (VA)
Visit the edWebinar Calendar and register for free edWebinars with CE certificates.
Upcoming edWebinars
Check Your State
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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
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