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9 ideas to build online community - crutial to student engagement and success

Sep 10, 2020 jjamison
9 ideas to build online community - crutial to student engagement and success

My latest article is part of a series I'm doing on empowering students in virtual and hybrid learning. In my last article, I wrote about ways that we can get to know our students in virtual and hybrid courses. I also did a webinar on building a community online. You can watch it on replay here. One of the best ways to build relationships is through frequent one-on-one check-ins. In this article, we…

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10 Mindframes for Leaders - John Hattie (free webinar)

Sep 09, 2020 jjamison

Upcoming webinar: 10 Mindframes for Leaders   John Hattie Raymond Smith Join us:Monday, September 21*3:30pm PDT / 6:30pm EDT Duration: 1 hour Cost: FREE  Register Your mindframes—your internal beliefs about your role as a leader— determine the high-impact leadership practices you choose to implement. In this webinar, Professor John…

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Edutopia Newsletter

Sep 09, 2020 jjamison
Edutopia Newsletter

September 9, 2020 Tailor this newsletter to your grade level. Turn on personalization Helping Teachers Feel More Confident About Distance Learning   Teachers will be more successful at remote instruction if they believe they can do it, and school leaders can boost their sense…

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Anne Davies - Preparing to close the gaps (free webinar)

Sep 09, 2020 jjamison
Anne Davies - Preparing to close the gaps (free webinar)

Hello Joe, As educators figure out how to manage health and safety issues, they also know they must get going on closing the gaps in student learning.  Whether you are teaching in blended, hybrid, face-to-face, online, remote, or distance environments, you are challenged to rebuild community, engage students, and identify and then help students close any learning gaps. Teachers and leaders are asking: How…

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Harvard Graduate School - Tips for Reopening Schools

Sep 04, 2020 jjamison

Tips for Reopening School How should schools rebound and innovate, while keeping health, wellness, and equity at the center? How can education reinvent, not just reopen? In this series by Usable Knowledge, you can explore resources such as "Enhancing Online Discussions," "Supporting Teenagers in a Pandemic," and much more. Explore Resources → Upcoming…

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