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Professional Development Articles

Innovating Instruction: Reimagining Teaching with Technology

May 23, 2017 jjamison
Innovating Instruction: Reimagining Teaching with Technology

 Innovating Instruction is starting soon and if you are looking for some great professional development and interacting with educations from around the world, this course might be for you. Over 6400 people from 165 countries are presently participating in their course titled "The Science of Learning". You can follow their timeline and interact with other participants or follow your own timeline and…

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Applying Science of Learning in Education

May 18, 2017 jjamison
Applying Science of Learning in Education

Applying Science of Learning in Education: Infusing Psychological Science into the Curriculum (2014)   Description This edited book represents a sliver, albeit a substantial one, of the scholarship on the science of learning and its application in educational settings. Most of the work described in this book is based on theory and research in cognitive…

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TC2 The Thinking Teacher

May 18, 2017 jjamison
TC2 The Thinking Teacher

Reap what you sow What our seventh generation will have is a consequence of our actions today.            - Winona LaDuke   June offers many opportunities for deepening our students’ thinking about protecting our land, water and air. Clean Air Day (June 15), World Environment Day (June 5) and Rivers to Oceans Week (June 8-14) are just a few of the annual events planned to promote appreciation and…

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UBC Faculty of Education | 2017 Summer Institutes

May 18, 2017 jjamison

SPECIAL ISSUE - REGISTRATION DEADLINES! With registration deadlines approaching for many summer programs, this special mid-month issue is focused on our Summer Institutes only. Our regular monthly issue will distribute on June 1, with all professional learning opportunities for educators. UBC RITSUMEIKAN CERTIFICATE TESL Certificate Summer Program LLED 399 93A…

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Digital Literacy Conference - Online and free

May 18, 2017 jjamison
Digital Literacy Conference - Online and free

"Digital Literacy & Fake News" Keynote Panelists Announced + First Sessions for Mini-Conference   We're excited to announce the keynote panelists for our our second of three Library 2.017 mini-conferences: "Digital Literacy + Fake News," which will be held online (and for free) on Thursday, June 1st, from 12:00 - 3:00 pm US-Pacific Daylight Time (click for your own time zone).…

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