Participate offers professional development courses that emphasize inquiry-based learning, formative assessment, technology integration, culturally responsive and student-centered teaching strategies.
ORIGINAL The PLN Project
The PLN Project invites educators to cultivate their personal learning network (PLN) to empower themselves as lifelong learners, nurture their professional curiosity and create a connected support system for continued teaching inspiration.
Julie Willcott & Audrey O'Clair
Connecting Literacy and Science
This course provides resources, ideas, and support to connect literacy and science in the learning environment.
National Speech and Debate Association
WORDS MATTER: Speaking & Listening for Diverse Learners
This course is designed to provide strategies and resources to assist educators as they strive to offer speaking and listening opportunities and instruction to all students.
Mobile Learning Mindset: A Course for Coaches
This course contains ideas, strategies and tools for instructional technologists, coaches and leaders of professional learning.
Chrissy Romano Arrabito
Quiet Kids Count: Tech Tools to Give Even the Quietest Kids a Voice
This course provides suggestions for effective technology integration to create an environment that will help educators better connect with the quiet kids in our classrooms and allow them to achieve greater success.
Transform Our World: Gender Equality
Explore the UN's Sustainable Development Goal 5: Gender Equality
Thomas C. Murray & Eric Sheninger
In order to prepare today's modern learners for tomorrow's world, we must transform their learning today. What evidence-based keys matter most? Take this course to find out how to transform teaching and learning in your school or district.
Transform Our World: Infrastructure
Explore the UN's Sustainable Development Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Designing and Leading Engaging OER Ecosystems
Why should your school or district consider implementing open educational resources?
Evolving Educators: Brad Currie, Billy Krakower, and Scott Rocco
Tell Your Classroom, School, or District Story with Twitter
Tell Your Classroom, School, or District Story with Twitter provides participants with a treasure trove of ideas and resources to take your Twitter game to the next level. Learn how to bring about a sense of pride within the school community through hashtags and tweets. If you don't tell your story, someone else will and could be wrong.
Web 2.0 Classroom
The Tech-Savvy Teacher
Being a Tech-Savvy Teacher is more than just knowing about what tools to use in the classroom. It's about understanding a more holistic, technology-driven pedagogical approach to learning.
Robert Dillon Designs
Designing Brain-Friendly Learning Spaces
This course provides idea and resources on how to rethink your learning space to meet the needs of the modern learner.
Essential Guided Reading Instruction
In this Guided Reading course, LitLife is pleased to present the What, Why, and most importantly, the How of the most current and effective Guided Reading instruction.
Communication: Carve Every Word Before You Let it Fall
This course will equip teachers with the tools, knowledge, and skills to effectively teach and assess communication. Because communication is such a broad topic, we will focus on oral communication during a public demonstration of knowledge.
Creativity: The Wild Mind and the Disciplined Eye
This course will equip teachers with the tools, knowledge, and skills to effectively teach and assess creativity.
Social Impact Media Awards
Media Literacy: Using film to bring the world into your classroom
How can I integrate film into my lessons to inspire student discussions and learning on global issues?
Writing Reboot: EdTech for Student Writers Across the Content Areas with Monica Burns
Leverage the power of digital tools to create experiences that empower writers of all ages.
Transform Our World: Responsible Consumption and Production
This course will support you in bringing this issue to life for your students and engaging them in the global goal of responsible consumption and production by 2030.
Transform Our World: Peace and Justice
Explore the UN's Sustainable Development Goal 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
2017-2018 The Indispensable Independent Reading Guide: Your How-To Guide for Implementing Effective, Joyful Independent Reading
This course provides foundational reasoning and practical tips for developing stronger, more effective independent reading practices.
Eric Davis and Stephanie Leite, with Global Learning Models
Inquiry and Project-Based Learning 101
This professional development course introduces essential concepts and vocabulary for effective and sustainable practice of inquiry and project-based learning.
Transform Our World: Life Below Water
This course is meant to support and celebrate teachers who want to incorporate World Oceans Day into their curriculum.
EdTech Reboot: How To Recharge + Energize Your Classroom Instruction with Monica Burns
This course is designed to support educators who are ready to reboot technology integration in their classroom!