Professional Development

Collective leadership: A call to action | CTQ #CTQCollab

<b>Posted by Kristoffer Kohl on Monday, 05/22/2017</b><p>by: Brian Curtin<p>Click here to read Barnett Berry's introduction to Brian as the leader of CTQ's …

Leadership

7 Questions To Guide Your PBL Implementation Plan

<b>7 Questions To Guide Your PBL Implementation Plan</b><p>by Drew Perkins<b>, Director of TeachThought PD</b><p>It’s that time of year again where the students are …

Teaching

Amber Teamann | Summer Professional Development

I’m sure the last thing a teacher is thinking about right now is summer professional development, but! Melinda Miller is an amazing principal that I …

Education

Coaching for Leaders of Teaching and Learning via @TeacherToolkit #CoachingForSchools

Reading Time: 2 minutes.<p>What does effective coaching look like, and how can coaching be introduced into schools?<p>On <b>Friday 15th September 2017</b>, Chris …

Education

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: Call for Presenters

The application deadline to become a presenter for the new <i>Engaging with the ACRL Framework</i> workshop has been extended to <b>5 p.m. Central, Wednesday,</b> …

Information Literacy

Go and See: The Key to Improving Teaching and Leading

Lifting All Leaders<br>May 25, 2017 | Volume <b>12</b> | Issue <b>18</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Go and See: The Key to Improving Teaching and Leading<p>Justin Baeder<p>Making …

Management

Lost leaders: How poverty erodes professional development

<i>Julian Barling is the Borden Chair of Leadership at the Smith School of Business, and author of</i> The Science of Leadership: Lessons from Research for Organizational Leaders<i>. Julie Weatherhead is a doctoral student at Smith School of Business.</i><p>Poverty is like a parasite – it infects our society and …

Leadership

Trump's Budget Eliminates Funding for Teacher Training, Class-Size Reductions

« Rural Iowa Districts Tackle the English-Language Learner Teacher Shortage | Main<p>Much to the dismay of some teachers and school leaders groups, …

Education

33 Traits of the Most Inspiring Leaders

We tend to put great emphasis on leadership skills and ways we can learn and build them (and spend a ton of money on professional development each …

Leadership

TED Talks: The Education Revolution

Sign In<p>Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:<p>You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later. But first, we …

TED Talks

Last Minute Deal: Project Management Professional Certification Training, Save 96%

We have a great last minute deal on the Project Management Professional Certification Training in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save …

Project Management

Four Online PD Opportunities With Me In June

Last summer more than 200 people joined me for online professional development. This summer is shaping up to have even more people earn professional …

Education Technology

Why Should Principals Care About Their Own Self-Efficacy?

« Why Does Teacher Talk Still Dominate High School Classrooms? | Main<p>"<i>When faced with obstacles, setbacks, and failures, those who doubt their</i> …

Education

How Should Schools Design Professional Development? 10 Ways To Organise CPD by @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 5 minutes.<p>How should schools go about organising teacher professional development?<p>Spending per pupil is to fall 6.5% by 2019-20, …

Education

International Coaching Week 2017: Global Insights

To celebrate the International Coaching Week of May 2017, PocketConfidant AI Team asked expert advisors and partners from various countries around …

Leadership

New Workshop: Build a Great Team

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces an exciting new workshop, Build a Great Team with Catherine Hakala-Ausperk. This workshop will …

Librarianship

Baltimore City Principal To Be Honored At Heart Of The School Awards

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Principals’<b></b> jobs are to ensure your child has the best learning experience while at school.They’re the backbone and many schools …

Education

10 Defining Pros and Cons of Being a School Principal

There are many pros and cons of being a principal. It can be a most rewarding job, and it can also be an extremely stressful job. Not everyone is cut …

Pros and Cons

Does This Child’s Behavior Warrant Hiring a Consultant?

<b>by Barb O’Neill, Ed.D</b> <b><br>Trainer, Coach, and Founder of Transform Challenging Behavior</b><p>Let’s consider Brandon. He’s four. He has his good days and his bad …

Parenting

First Term Airmen Courses receive curriculum overhaul

Photo by Melissa Peterson<br>Staff Sgt. Mitchell Gorham, the First Term Airmen Course team lead at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, participates …

Military

What PD experiences do teachers prefer?

Dive Brief:<p>A new report based on results from surveys of National Board Certified Teachers in 2016 and State and National Teachers of the Year in …

Education

#15toptips for Student-Centred Teaching 7: Build peer mentoring into your students’ higher education experience

In my previous blog I highlighted the importance of building collaborative group-based assessment into your courses and modules since these are one …

Education

How School- and District-Level Leaders Can Prepare Students for Success

« Engaging World Language Students Through Social Media | Main<p><i>Editor's Intro: I worked with America Achieves and Policy Studies Associates, Inc. on</i> …

Education

Teacher Leadership Coach

Multiple Locations, Texas<p><b>I. Overview of Teach Plus</b><p><i>Mission</i>. The mission of Teach Plus is to empower excellent, experienced teachers to take leadership …

Leadership

12 mind-expanding TED talks to watch if you've got 5 minutes or less

You may not have all week to read a new book, but chances are you have five minutes to watch a TED talk.<p>Owing to their easy-to-digest format, even the shortest TED talks contain fascinating insights worthy of discussion.<p>Let these talks be the start of your next conversation.

TED Talks

7 TED Talks That Will Change the Way You Look at Business

These presentations can teach you about the importance of time off, where you can do your best work, how to pitch to investors and more.<p>TED Talks are a godsend. They introduce us to people we should keep on our radar and concepts we can (and should) work into our everyday lives. They’re accessible …

Entrepreneurship

Business Invests in Professional Learning. Why Doesn't Education?

Commentary<p>Cutting Title II funding for teacher professional development is shortsighted<p>Printer-Friendly<p>Email Article<p>Reprints<p>Comments<p>When I was the …

Education

3 Strategies For Maintaining Quality When PD Is 'In-House'

<b>3 Strategies For Maintaining Quality When PD Is ‘In-House’</b><p>Do you know if your staff are getting what you want them to get?<p>For lots of teachers, …

9 Ways to Develop as a Listening Teacher

Professional development refers to the various ways people can improve their skills and knowledge related to their field of expertise. In ELT, there …

Teaching

Here's how Shah Rukh Khan REACTED to the overwhelming response to his TED Talk

Shah Rukh Khan's maiden TED Talk video has been much appreciated owing to the wit and charm of the actor. SRK effortlessly put across his thoughts …

India