2012 Spring Professional Development Webinar Series

Catapult Learning is pleased to invite you to our upcoming live online professional development series.  These 1-hour live online seminars are designed by educators for educators to provide practical, research based strategies to apply immediately in the classroom.

Webinar Prices:

$59/Teacher and $599/School

What to share this with your school?  Print the PDF Flyer: Spring Professional Development Series

WEBINAR 1: Last Minute Strategies to Support Your Students on the Spring Tests

Tuesday, 4/3 at 4:00-5:00PM EST

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We’ll explore last minute strategies to help build confidence and get your students ready for test day. Educators will:

• Learn how to develop metacognitive strategies

• Explore the “Top 5 Most Overlooked Procedural Test Taking Tips”

• Learn how to better incorporate formative assessments

Presenter: Seppy Basili, Senior Vice President of School Improvement

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WEBINAR 2: Preparing To Teach 21st Century Students

Tuesday, 4/10 at 4:00-5:00PM EST

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Are you a digital immigrant or a digital native? During this session, educators will:

• Explore various internet-based tools and techniques that are relevant to 21st century students.

• Learn how to harness technology to teach, assess and engage students both inside and outside the classroom.

Presenter: Diane Rymer, Director of Professional Development

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WEBINAR 3: Leading for the Common Core

Tuesday, 4/17 at 4:00-5:00PM EST

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Adoption of the Common Core State Standards will require teachers to re-conceptualize their approach to teaching and push student expectations beyond skill acquisition to skill application. During the session, educators will:

• Explore what to look for in current curriculum and teaching practices–“Does the curriculum at each grade level include a clear progression of skills and focus on depth of understanding?”

• Encourage and model school-based professional learning activities including book studies, webinars, journaling, and collaborative planning.

Presenter: Seppy Basili, Senior Vice President of School Improvement

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WEBINAR 4: Building a Postive Classroom Environment

Tuesday, 4/24 at 4:00-5:00PM EST

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This session will take a hands-on approach to creating and enforcing positive behavior through appropriate consequences and positive recognition. Educators will:

• Explore research on why behavior management plans work.

• Learn key components of behavior management plans

• Review strategies for implementing plans in the classroom.

Presenter: Diane Rymer, Director of Professional Development

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What to share this with your school?  Print the PDF Flyer: Spring Professional Development Series

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