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Professional Development Articles

Feb.15th Pro-D Day Survey

Feb 14, 2013 jjamison

February 15th, 2013 Professional Development Day SURVEY   This survey will take only a few minutes and will help us out in planning  for future Pro-D Days. Thank you in advance for taking the time to respond to this survey.

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The BCTeacher-Librarians’ Association

Feb 08, 2013 jjamison

The BCTeacher-Librarians’ Association ** Online Professional Learning Sessions **     “Winter-to-Spring Webinar Series”     February 19, March 5, April 9 and April 23 4:00-5:00 PM (PST) Cost - $20.00 per person   Registration is now open for the BCTLA's Winter-to-Spring Webinar series designed to provide practical support to teacher-librarians. Topics include: online resources, copyright,…

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Free Webinars on Problem Based Learning (BUCK Institute)

Feb 08, 2013 jjamison

Free Webinars Webinar Wednesdays occur twice a month and are 45 minutes long. The webinars shine a spotlight on all things PBL. The presenters are members of BIE's National Faculty & Staff and special guests. The webinars are free to attend and you don't need to register. We will broadcast them on the designated day at 12pm Pacific Time. The webinars will be recorded and available shortly after each…

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Sharing Educational Thoughts

Feb 04, 2013 jjamison
Sharing Educational Thoughts

February 4, 2013 The Evolution of CooperationJenny Mackness, February 4, 2013 Cooperation is a topic of interest to me - especially insofar as it differs from collaboration, which is something very distinct. So the notes from Howard Rheingold's class on the literacy of cooperation are of interest to me. This summary from Jenny Mackness covers the history or evolution of cooperation. "If Darwinian…

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An Evening with Dr. Richard Allington and Dr. McGill Franzen Video.

Feb 04, 2013 jjamison

 COTA members were very fortunate to have an opportunity to attend an evening with two of the keynote speakers from the two day summit " When Vulnerable Readers Thrive - Dreams Come True ". Dr. Richard Allington and Dr. Anne McGill-Franzen spoke on How to Help Vulnerable Readers Thrive. Click here for a recording of their evening session.

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