Professional Development


Naiku Launches Free PD Webinars on Learner-Centric Assessment

Naiku, a provider of classroom assessment software, has launched a series of free monthly professional development webinars focused on learner-centric assessment practices.

LA Unified Expands Deployment of Teacher Professional Development System

Los Angeles Unified School District teachers are moving to a new professional development site that will centralize all of their learning opportunities.

Rossier School of Ed Launches Equity Teacher Certificate Program

University of Southern California's Rossier School of Education has teamed with a private partner to launch an online course focused on strategies to differentiate instruction for English language learning students in an effort to prepare them for Common Core assessments. The course is one of four that, taken together, comprise the "Equity Educator Certificate Program."

Penn State Expands Online Master of Ed Program with Emphases

Pennsylvania State University has expanded its online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction to include five areas of emphasis for students to choose from.

BetterLesson Launches Video Series of Blended Learning in Action

The Blended Master Teacher Project is a new online resource showcasing the practices of top blended learning teachers across the country.

Infinite Campus Debuts Free Teacher Prep Platform

Infinite Campus will launch a free platform designed to help pre-service teachers learn how to get the most out of a student information system.

10 Things Students Should Know About Tech by Fifth Grade

An instructional technologist wrote the following list for parents at her school to tell them what their kids need to know to be ready for upper school.

Greater Essex County District Launches Technology Education Program

Greater Essex County District in Ontario, Canada has launched an initiative to provide teachers with professional development on educational technology and educate students about digital citizenship, according to a report in the Windsor Star of Windsor, ON.

Texas District Adopts New LMS To Support a Range of Tech Initiatives

The Aldine Independent School District has switched to a new learning management system to manage curriculum, virtual learning, staff development, credit recovery and more.

5 Tech Tools That Help Personalize PD

As more districts take advantage of social media, online surveys and more, the days of one-size-fits-all professional development are over.

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