Transforming Learning Speaker SeriesSupporting Educators During Transforming Times
These FREE, live virtual sessions will be hosted monthly by education experts from around the country and will address the urgent needs of educators and school administrators in the areas of student and educator mental health, equity and using technology to transform learning. We understand the challenges educators are facing right now and want to be responsive and supportive, which is why we are offering these live sessions on a monthly-basis at no-charge. (Recordings will be available for purchase.)
SPEAKER SERIES TOPICS INCLUDE…
Safeguarding the mental health of students and educators during these uncertain times
Empowering student voices and offering love, inclusion and support for a diverse student body
Technical how-tos, tips and tricks; modern approaches to advance learning; and enhancing student engagement during and after the pandemic
SPEAKER SERIES SCHEDULE
MARCH 2021 SESSION
Podcasting & Gamification in Education
Tuesday, March 16th, 2021 from 3:30-4:30pm CST
Finding ways to amplify your student’s voice is essential! This session will explore the power of gamification and podcasting to help students find their voice and unleash their creativity! Participants will explore the elements of a gamified learning environment, learn how to successfully implement gamification while avoiding common pitfalls. Participants will also learn how podcasts facilitate deeper learning and creativity while improving vocabulary and literacy. Teachers will leave with the tools to get their students started creating and publishing their own podcasts.
Education Instructional Coach
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What type(s) of content would you like to see during this monthly speaker series? What time of day is best to tune in? What about session length? Let us know your thoughts with this brief survey!
THANK YOU TO OUR SERIES SUPPORTERS!
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