3 Ways to Plan for Diverse Learners

Differentiated instruction (DI) casts a spell on educators as to how it meets all students’ needs. The skillset required to differentiate seems mystical to some and incomprehensible to others in this environment of state standards and high-stakes tests. Where does one find the time? The reality is that every teacher already has the tools to … Read more3 Ways to Plan for Diverse Learners

5 things teachers want from professional development, and how coaching and collaboration can deliver them — if implementation improvesfrom EdSurge

We rarely accept “sit and get” instruction as ideal for our students. So why is it still the most common form of professional development for teachers across the country? Even though educators acknowledge the weaknesses of presentation-based professional development, 80 percent of teachers still participate in a sit and get each year. As part of … Read more5 things teachers want from professional development, and how coaching and collaboration can deliver them — if implementation improvesfrom EdSurge

NWF Workshop 

NWF workshop  Our online course is open to all teachers interested in becoming trained in GLOBE protocols. Using NASA’s El Nino Field Campaign, teachers will learn to seamlessly integrate GLOBE’s rigorous citizen science experiences with Eco-Schools’ sustainability-focused service learning. Registration is now open. The self-paced course runs from 6/13/16 and ends 8/5/16. If you have … Read moreNWF Workshop