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.

How Teachers Are Incorporating Positive Youth Development Strategies in Personalized Learning

Organization: iNACOL
Date: February 15, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join this webinar to hear teachers share examples and promising practices for implementing positive youth development into their school models. They will share insights on how these tenets of positive youth development come to life in a way that can help prepare all students for successful futures. Learn More

Leveraging Educator-­Researcher-­Developer Partnerships to Improve Student Learning

Organization: edWeb.net
Date: February 15, 2018
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join this presentation to learn how to identify techniques to improve students’ learning experiences and outcomes. In this edWebinar, Digital Promise’s Director of STEM Equity Research, Dr. Savitha Moorthy, and Research Associate Sierra Gibson will highlight how educators, researchers, and developers can effectively leverage research to improve students’ learning experiences and outcomes, enhance the design of edtech products, and assess the quality of edtech products. Learn More

Refueling Mid-Year: Self and Collective Care for School-Based Staff

Organization: WestEd
Date: February 20, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description:
"School climate and wellness are essential aspects of school improvement efforts that can lead to increased student engagement, attendance, achievement, and success. But cultivating and sustaining a positive school climate that creates the necessary conditions for learning and teaching can be challenging. The Moving the Needle on School Climate and Wellness Toward a Happier and Healthier School Community webinar series is designed to help school leaders plan and implement policies and practices that improve climate, engage students and staff, and support the needs of all members of the school community." Learn More

Refueling Mid-Year: Self and Collective Care for School-Based Staff

Organization: WestEd
Date: February 20, 2018
Time: 2:00-3:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: School climate and wellness are essential aspects of school improvement efforts that can lead to increased student engagement, attendance, achievement, and success. But cultivating and sustaining a positive school climate that creates the necessary conditions for learning and teaching can be challenging. Learn More

Differentiated Instruction Strategies

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: February 21, 2018
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join AMLE and Bryan Drost, educational expert and digital guru, as we explore technological ways to check for understanding in the middle grades! Learn More

Leadership Lessons for Our Times

Organization: edWeb.net
Date: February 22, 2018
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Leadership is the essence of the role of all superintendents and education leaders in whatever capacity they serve. In today’s world—where change is happening at an ever-accelerating pace—core leaderships skills are more critical than ever for all professional educators. Learn More

So Simple. So Slick. So Sway!

Organization: Ok2Ask
Date: February 27, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: You and your students can create and share engaging interactive reports, presentations, assignments, projects and more with Sway, a free app from Microsoft Office. This workshop will introduce Sway as attendees transform an outline to an engaging, modern presentation using Sway, Microsoft's digital storytelling, and presentation app. Create presentations that focus on content rather than bells and whistles. Get up and running within a class period. Sway is accessible on any device, making it a perfect addition to your 1:1 initiative toolbox. Learn More

Social-Emotional Learning and Literacy in Science

Organization: WestEd
Date: February 28, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: In this webinar series, participants will learn how educators can build literacy skills within a collaborative classroom context that supports all students to engage with academically challenging text, take a problem-solving stance, persevere, and succeed. When effective and academic development are linked, deep changes in teachers’ practices and students’ engagement and achievement happen. Learn More

REL Northeast & Islands Webinar Series: Data-Driven Implementation of Tiered Interventions with English Learners

Organization: Institute of Education Sciences
Date: March 1, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: This three-part workshop series is designed to engage teams of educators in Connecticut in understanding how to effectively implement response to intervention, or scientific research-based interventions, with English learner students. Participants will learn how to use appropriate, multiple, and varied data types to accurately identify the need for special education services among English learners. Learn More

Wisdom from the Trenches: Time Tested Skills and Techniques for Principals

Organization: National Association of Elementary School Principals
Date: March 1, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: The principalship can be quite overwhelming for early career administrators. Continuous reforms and constant demands from multiple levels often create havoc for even the most experienced leader. How can a principal manage the mirage of roles and responsibilities facing them each day? Join this conversation, led by accomplished national leaders in the field, and learn success strategies to help manage the principal maze successfully. Learn More
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