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TC2 Materials to Support Student Learning

Apr 15, 2020 jjamison
TC2 Materials to Support Student Learning

  April 15th update from Usha James,our Executive Director April 15th, 2020Dear TC² Partners, Colleagues and Friends,I hope you had a lovely long weekend. If you were celebrating holidays, I hope you were able to forge some new traditions in these unusual times.We continue to hear from you about what you’d like to see next and we’re doing our best with the funds we have to convert and…

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Emergency Remote Teaching and Learning - Free Online Conference

Apr 15, 2020 jjamison
Emergency Remote Teaching and Learning - Free Online Conference

DATE: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020COST: FreeREGISTRATION: To register for the mini-conference, join LearningRevolution.com. There is no cost to join, but there is a membership approval process in order to eliminate spammers. Those who are already members of LearningRevolution.com do not need to do anything.ATTENDING: The sessions and links will appear in the regular conference schedule pages for…

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How to Make PBL a Reality in a Distance Learning Environment

Apr 15, 2020 jjamison
How to Make PBL a Reality in a Distance Learning Environment

Yesterday, I met with my cohort in a video conferencing. Our initial warm-up was a question about how they are feeling right now as they finish their practicums and prepare to be teachers. It's exciting but also bittersweet, because there will be no commencement ceremony and no cohort dinner. Afterward, I gave them the following warm-up question: They had ninety seconds to get up and grab that one…

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A New Reality: Getting Remote Learning Right

Apr 15, 2020 jjamison

  Special Report, April 15, 2020 | Volume 77 | Number 10 Keep It Simple, Schools Justin Reich To ensure equity and engagement in remote learning, schools need to zero in on key priorities, including enrichment and manageable projects.   Restoring Connection: Real-Life Advice on Transitioning to Online LearningAnthony ReboraDistance-learning expert Mike Flynn shares tips…

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Links to Learning-at- Home Resources

Apr 15, 2020 jjamison
Links to Learning-at- Home Resources

  Links updated as of 13 April 2020. During these challenging times, schools and educators are quickly shifting from in-classroom to in-home teaching. The resources on the list below are offered by a variety of educational publishers and content providers to help and support our teachers and our children. Our team is regularly updating this list. ABCmouse.com Full Online Curriculum…

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