Monthly Archives: May 2015

Visible Learning for Teachers

Looking for some professional reading this summer? I have posted before about John Hattie’s work (Here, here, here, and here).  His two books provide the most comprehensive research based analysis of what works in education.  There is simply no better … Continue reading

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BRAIN FOCUSED STRATEGIES FOR DEVELOPING SOCIAL EMOTIONAL HEALTH

Summer PD Opportunity BRAIN FOCUSED STRATEGIES FOR DEVELOPING SOCIAL EMOTIONAL HEALTH Heather Bryant, M.Ed. and Michelle Kinder, M.Ed., LPC Social emotional health is more predictive of long term success than strong academic skills. In addition, trauma, abuse and toxic stress … Continue reading

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FREE JACKSON LAB INSTITUTE for BIOLOGY/GENETICS/STEM!

FREE JACKSON LAB INSTITUTE for BIOLOGY/GENETICS/STEM! Receive $500 stipend plus meals, lodging and travel expenses Teaching the Genome Generation http://courses.jax.org/2015/teaching_the_genome_generation.html The Jackson Laboratory is excited to offer Teaching the Genome Generation, a one-week, residential, professional development short course for STEM teachers. … Continue reading

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MLTI Summer Institute

2015 MLTI Summer Institute July 21 – 23, 2015, Bowdoin College Registration is open! http://maine.gov/mlti/events/institutes/registration.shtml Isn’t time what we crave the most in education? Use the 2015 MLTI Summer Institute as a gift of time to learn and share ideas … Continue reading

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