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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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COTA Keynote Speaker Links

Sep 03, 2020 jjamison

If you missed Dr. Deborah MacNamara's keynote or want to revist it, here is the link  https://youtu.be/AddQFoXyBVE Here is a link to Dr. Hayley Watson's Keynote address https://youtu.be/6EV2FRoxdLA

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The Conversation

Sep 02, 2020 jjamison
The Conversation

  View in browser   CA Edition | 31 August 2020 Academic rigour, journalistic flair       After the horrific Aug. 6 explosion in Beirut, millions of dollars in money and aid poured in from around the world. Foreign government, non-governmental organizations, rescue workers and local and international volunteers…

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Connecting With Families when it's more important than ever - Webinar - Thursday, September 3rd

Sep 02, 2020 jjamison
Connecting With Families when it's more important than ever - Webinar - Thursday, September 3rd

View this email in your browser.     School-family partnerships have never been more important than they are now. Whether students are learning at home, in person, or in a remote model this year, parents and caregivers will play a big role…

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