Personalized Professional Development
Often, professional development is top-down and school mandated. Teachers need a more personalized professional development to continue growing in their practice. The contents of this binder provide information for several ways that teachers can expand their knoweldge base and improve thier practice on their own time.
Links to websites that have information, tutorials, webinars, and courses that will facilitate the further education of student teachers, professionals, librarians and parents.
Social Media for Professional Development
Teachers around the world are increasingly using online social-networking tools to break the traditional walls of the classroom. In formal programs and casual after-school conversations, they are discussing ideas with colleagues, sharing experiences, and getting answers to questions. This class will show you how to use social media tools such as Twitter and Pinterest to build a professional network and to help you further your career and find resources for your classroom.