Education Leader Network Professional Development eBulletin
October 31st, 2012
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In This Issue
Will Richardson: Three Starting Points for Thinking Differently About Learning
Common Core Literacy Lesson Plans: Ready-to-Use Resources
Teaching for the 21st Century
Using Digital Media in Your English Language Program

A Little Humor Goes a Long Way...

A superhero costume with REAL powers!


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Three Starting Points for Thinking Differently About Learning
with Will Richardson

Today, there is no doubt that the Web has changed things more than most of us could have imagined way back there at the turn of the century. Every day we have access to more information, more knowledge and more people.

 

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Common Core Literacy Lesson Plans:
Ready-to-Use Resources
By Lauren Davis

Schools nationwide are transitioning to the Common Core--our advice to you: Don't go it alone! Our new book, Common Core Literacy Lesson Plans: Ready-to-Use Resources, shows you that teaching the Common Core State Standards doesn't have to be intimidating!

As a bonus, receive a 10% discount! Just enter coupon code B2S10 at checkout to receive your discount.

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Teaching for the 21st Century

An inspirational video about a thought-provoking approach to teaching students of the 21st Century



Using Digital Media in Your
English Language Program


November 1st at 12:00pm EST

Join Kellie Dean, Director of Training for PCS Edventures, on Thursday, Nov. 1st at 10:00 am MST for an exclusive look at how to integrate Digital Media into English Language programs.  

Integrating core curriculum into English Language programs has been identified as a challenge for some teachers with busy schedules and standards to meet. This free web session will bring to light challenges teachers face and how our Digital Media can truly make a difference in your English Language Learning classrooms. We will guide you through the easy to use, step-by-step lesson plans that will be an amazing addition to your classroom and will get kids focused and excited about core subjects like never before.

Click here to register for this free webinar!