MAGNET-RELATED Webinars

To help you take advantage of online opportunities to build your professional knowledge, the MSAP Center offers this list of webinars. To learn more, click on the link at the end of a description to go to the sponsoring organization’s website.

Career and Technical Education at a Crossroads

Organization: Education Week
Date: August 23, 2017
Time: 2:00-3:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Career and technical education is attracting a new wave of attention and support in schools across the country. As policymakers look to these programs to prepare students for good jobs, schools and states grapple with new challenges: How can they make sure that programs provide promising pathways for students to good jobs and college? How can they ensure students from all walks of life have equitable access to the top CTE programs? And how can schools make sure that all students have good guidance counseling so they make informed decisions about their college and career options? In this webinar, hear how several states are tackling these issues. Learn more

Navigating the Digital Shift: Implementing Digital Instructional Materials for Learning

Organization: edWeb.net
Date: August 24, 2017
Time: 3:00–4:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: This edWebinar will highlight the State Educational Technology Directors Association's (SETDA's) latest research, the Navigating the Digital Shift II: Implementing Digital Instructional Materials for Learning report. As states and districts shift to implement digital instructional materials, the report provides information and guidance on state acquisition and procurement policies, accessibility policies, selection and curation processes and funding practices. SETDA’s research reveals that federal and state policies are increasingly supporting the shift to digital. States are providing guidance, definitions and vetting policies and practices for digital materials to help ensure that digital materials are available to learners via devices anywhere, anytime. Learn More

Starting the School Year on the Right Foot

Organization: edWeb.net
Date: August 29, 2017
Time: 5:00–6:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: The most important time of the school year is the first ten days. Unfortunately, many early career teachers learn the hard way that being unprepared can lead to months of frustration. Join veteran teacher and administrator Shannon Holden as he describes practices, habits, and procedures to set the tone for a successful school year for any teacher! Learn More

Classroom Management Tips for New Teachers

Organization: edWeb.net
Date: October 24, 2017
Time: 5:00–6:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Teachers are presented with a challenge each year: how do you balance being strict enough to command respect with being personable enough to build positive relationships with students? Join veteran teacher and administrator Shannon Holden as he shows novice teachers how to establish themselves as the authority figure in the classroom. Learn More