MAGNET-RELATED Webinars

To help you take advantage of online opportunities to build your professional knowledge, the MSAP Center offers this list of webinars. To learn more, click on the link at the end of a description to go to the sponsoring organization’s website.

3 Cool Tools for Formative Assessment

Organization: Ok2Ask
Date: February 26, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Engage with students during the learning process to improve student achievement. Explore three online formative assessment tools that will help you gather evidence of student progress. Understand the three steps in the formative assessment feedback loop. Discuss a variety of formative assessment strategies and learn ways to use formative assessment to increase gains in student learning. Learn more

Engage & Inspire: Tools for Your Maker Box

Organization: Ok2Ask
Date: March 5, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Makerspace activities are a great way to promote a growth mindset in your students. Using the right challenges and everyday items, teachers can create a pop-up makerspace in a box for their classroom. We will discuss management ideas and ways to tie activities to curricular objectives. Learn more

5 Strategies for Building Content-Area Literacy

Organization: Ok2Ask
Date: March 12, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Students need to be able to communicate about the content we teach. They may learn literacy basics in the language arts classroom, but in order to apply those skills, they need content area practice. In this session we will discuss five strategies that can be used to practice reading, writing and speaking using content area concepts and vocabulary. Learn more

Diversifying and Widening the Teacher Pipeline with Grow Your Own Programs

Organization: REL Central 
Date: March 13, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: This webinar will present an overview of current research on Grow Your Own programs that help to address educator shortages, retention, and diversity. The presenters will share examples of current evidence-based Grow Your Own programs (the Teacher Cadet Program of Colorado and the EdX Intern Program) in the REL Central region. Learn more