We are thrilled to announce our upcoming webinar schedule for winter and spring 2017. We are fortunate to have SEL researcher Dr. Nick Yoder speaking on integrating social and emotional learning into instruction, and literacy expert Jennifer Serravallo on how teachers can use reading and writing time in collaborative groups to foster students’ academic growth. We’ll also be hosting webinars on assessment, planning for effective summer school programming, facilitation techniques, and more. See the complete schedule below.
Advancing Social and Emotional Learning: Ways in which Schools and Classrooms Can Integrate SEL
into Daily Practice “¢ Thursday, March 16 “¢ 4:00 PM Eastern
In this webinar, Dr. Nick Yoder will discuss ways to integrate SEL into instruction and share professional learning experiences around SEL. Dr. Yoder will also provide evidence from a recent evaluation of district-wide efforts to implement SEL. Learn more.
Conferring with Partnerships and Clubs “¢ Thursday, May 4 “¢ 4:00 PM Eastern
Join Jennifer Serravallo for a lively, one-hour webinar where she’ll share practical tips for helping partnerships and clubs thrive in your reading and writing workshops. Learn more.
Conferences and Individual Reading Observations “¢ Tuesday, February 21 “¢ 4:30 PM Eastern
Gain a deeper understanding of the data collected from reading, writing, and independent work in Being a Writer and Making Meaning conferences.
Strategic Summer School Planning: Increasing Student Achievement and Enriching Lives “¢ Wednesday, February 22 “¢ 1:00 PM Eastern
Join fellow educators in thinking strategically about summer school and how best to meet the individual needs of every child.
SIPPS Mastery Test Analysis and Planning Considerations “¢ Tuesday, February 28 4:30 PM Eastern
Delve into the implications of the SIPPS mastery test analysis.
Transforming K-5 Literacy Instruction: One District’s Journey “¢ Wednesday, March 1 “¢ 3:30 PM Eastern
Learn how one district improved their instructional practice.
Facilitation is Key: Let’s Get the Kids Talking! “¢ Friday, March 3 “¢ 12:00 PM Eastern
Learn facilitation strategies to get kids talking and more involved, interested, and engaged during out-of-school time.
No More Summer Learning Loss “¢ Wednesday, May 3 “¢ 2:00 PM Eastern
Learn engaging ways to get kids excited and engaged in math, reading, and science while working together.
We will also be announcing a webinar series about Being a Reader in the spring. Stay tuned for more information on that, or visit the Events and Webinars page on our website. We hope you’ll join us for one or more of these complimentary, interactive sessions to support your professional learning!