Professional Development

T3 Summer Institutes – Colorado Springs

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Professional Development, Summer Courses, Workshop | Comments Off on T3 Summer Institutes – Colorado Springs

T3 Summer Institutes – Colorado Springs – July 18-19, 2017 Choose one of two great two-day sessions: Building Conceptual Understanding of Expressions and Equations: Dates: Jul 18 – 19 Time: 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Duration: 2 Days Location: Colorado Springs Christian School, 4825 Mallow Rd., Colorado Springs, CO 80918 Pricing: $375 with technology | $325 without technology Technology Options: A) TI-Nspire™ CX handheld and TI-Nspire™ Teacher Software B) TI-Nspire™ CX CAS handheld and TI-Nspire™ Teacher Software This workshop will cover the basics of the TI-Nspire™ handheld...

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Attention Middle/High School Teachers: Power of Data Workshop: Using GIS in Science Classrooms – Application Deadline May 15th!

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Professional Development, Workshop | Comments Off on Attention Middle/High School Teachers: Power of Data Workshop: Using GIS in Science Classrooms – Application Deadline May 15th!

What:  A paid professional development opportunity to learn to effectively integrate geospatial technologies to enhance student learning in existing lessons. The workshop will focus on learning the basics of ArcGIS online, an online mapping program. Using ArcGIS online, teachers will conduct a geospatial inquiry on global earthquake patterns by mapping high impact earthquakes, assessing areas of high risk, and looking at vulnerability indicators. This geospatial inquiry can be used with students in grades 6-12, but the workshop will also consider additional topics for inquiries as part of...

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American Geosciences Institute Workshop: Teaching Science with Model: A Practical Workshop for Teachers

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Professional Development, Workshop | Comments Off on American Geosciences Institute Workshop: Teaching Science with Model: A Practical Workshop for Teachers

Workshop:  Teaching Science with Model: A Practical Workshop for Teachers Where:  Denver Museum of Nature and Science When:  May 20, 2017, 8:30-3:30 Models are a vital part of science and engineering—and are becoming increasingly fundamental in science instruction. Teachers participating in this workshop will engage with modeling activities that are carefully selected to explore how science and engineering practices, such as those in the Next Generation Science Standards, can be made a practical and effective part of science instruction.  Join us to look at examples from the geosciences...

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Colorado Association of Libraries – CAL Conference Super Early Bird Registration OPEN

Posted by on May 8, 2017 in Conference, Professional Development | Comments Off on Colorado Association of Libraries – CAL Conference Super Early Bird Registration OPEN

The CAL Conference Planning Committee is excited to announce that CALCON17 will return to the Embassy Suites in Loveland October 12 – 14, 2017. The planning committee is dedicated to making CALCON17 the best conference yet, with programs and keynote speakers that apply to all levels of library work, from front line staff to directors. This year we have added lunch on Thursday so everyone has more time to network onsite rather than travel to lunch and back and the famous Mimosas and Breakfast Burritos will be back on Saturday.  For Early Bird Registration, please click here....

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eNetLearning May Online Courses – Sign Up NOW!

Posted by on April 30, 2017 in eNetLearning, eNetLearning Courses, Online Learning, Professional Development | Comments Off on eNetLearning May Online Courses – Sign Up NOW!

For more information on each course, please click on the course title.   Moving into Mobile Learning  Moving into Mobile Learning is an introductory e-learning course designed for teachers. It explains and demonstrates how to implement mobile learning with interactive activities and locally relevant classroom examples. This first of a two level course helps teachers transition to mobile learning using background research, planning strategies, and suggested technology apps and online tools. It offers suggestions for assessing student learning with mobile devices and managing a mobile...

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Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of April 23-29, 2017

Posted by on April 24, 2017 in Professional Development, Webinars, Workshop | Comments Off on Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of April 23-29, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017 Facing History and Ourselves Online Workshop:  Teaching World War II in East Asia, 4/24-28/17 – For more information and registration, please click here. Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Facing History and Ourselves Online Workshop:  Teaching World War II in East Asia, 4/24-28/17 – For more information and registration, please click here. Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Facing History and Ourselves Online Workshop:  Teaching World War II in East Asia, 4/24-28/17 – For more information and registration, please click here. The Colorado Alliance for Environmental...

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