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Location: professional development
Latest Activity: Apr 21
Hi everyone!I am doing some research on schools with integrated best practice professional development programs and/or Centers for Excellence in Teaching. I am looking for exemplar schools and…Continue
Started by Elizabeth Falco. Last reply by Carla Silver Dec 5, 2012.
Our school is interested in project based learning. We would like to visit K-6 or K-8 independent schools that are successfully using this approach. Can you recommend a good school to visit? We would…Continue
Started by JoAnn Young. Last reply by Kusum Wagle Feb 6, 2011.
Do you use software to keep track of professional development? What features do you like about it.I've been looking around for a web-hosted solution for keeping track of our teachers' professional…Continue
Started by Demetri Orlando. Last reply by Richard Jan 20, 2011.
Hello, we are in the beginning stages of building a professionaldevelopment webpage at our school and are in the process of decidinghow we want it to look, what to put on there etc. Do you have…Continue
Started by Lori Beth Wiseman. Last reply by Kusum Wagle Oct 23, 2010.
friends,We are trying to determine an easier way for our teachers to keep up withtheir professional development hours for conferences, workshops, etc. Iwas considering devising a FMPro database, but…Continue
Started by Gail Braddock. Last reply by Gail Braddock Feb 13, 2010.
I realize I'm "preaching to the choir" by posting here, because if you are a member of this ning, you are probably also a member of other nings. And, you probably have a Twitter page and/or a…Continue
Started by Karen Hurd. Last reply by Susan Carter Morgan Jul 6, 2009.
We would like to introduce the Habits of Mind to our faculty next August. Does anyone know of any speakers/trainers who will come to Toronto, Ontario?Are there any other suggestions for resources or…Continue
Started by Andrea Fanjoy. Last reply by Andrea Fanjoy May 12, 2009.
In 1920 the head of the Park School of Baltimore was invited to tell a group of Boston parents about the latest in educational thinking and practice. By the time the evening was over, the parents had…Continue
Started by Peter Gow. Last reply by Marty Hankins Mar 27, 2009.
Good morning everyone.I'm the Technology Integration Specialist @ Sacred Heart School. SHS is a private, independent school on the north-side of Chicago. In addition to acting as the Technology…Continue
Started by Ademola Popoola. Last reply by Marty Hankins Mar 25, 2009.
Hi all. This is the time teachers at Trinity begin creating proposals for summer professional development grants. In the idea of thinking big, I am wondering what international PD opportunities are…Continue
Started by Andrea Jenkins. Last reply by Sharon Lawrence Feb 5, 2009.
I’d love to discuss PD for teachers about to embark on a one to one program.For the past four years I have been working with them on applications such as: Gradequick, Edline, SmartBoard, Google apps,…Continue
Started by Beth Adamczyk. Last reply by Trevor Shaw Feb 25, 2008.