Education Leader Network Professional Development eBulletin
January 23rd, 2013
for Leaders in Education 

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In This Issue
Stop Stealing Dreams: Seth Godin at TEDxYouth@BFS
Gary Hamel: Changing the Way We Change
A Little Humor Goes a Long Way...
STEM Education: Get a head start on your summer camp program

Explicit Instruction for Writing in Grades 1-8 with Anita Archer

January 31, February 7, February 21, and March 7

4:45 - 6:45 pm PST
7:45 - 9:45 pm EST

This highly practical and engaging webinar series will focus on using explicit instruction to teach writing in grades 1-8.  The first webinar will give special attention to  foundation skills, and the remaining sessions will focus on writing different genre.


Help Your Teachers Become Proficient at Formative Assessment!

An Introduction to Assessment FOR Learning
6 Part On Demand eSeminar for Teachers with Tom Schimmer, Author of "Ten Things That Matter From Assessment to Grading"

This session will serve as an introduction to Assessment for Learning. Specifically, the research, the context, and the vision of how classroom assessment can play a significant role during instruction will give participants a clear understanding of the distinction between Assessments of and for Learning.

Instructional Leader on the Go...

Each PD eBulletin gives the busy district or school-level leader brief, practical, free, high quality learning opportunities in a variety of media formats.


Stop Stealing Dreams:
Seth Godin at TEDxYouth@BFS

STOP STEALING DREAMS: On the future of education & what we can do about it.

Seth Godin is the author of 14 books that have been bestsellers around the world and have been translated into more than 35 languages. Permission Marketing was a New York Times bestseller, Unleashing the Ideavirus is the most popular ebook every published, and Purple Cow is the bestselling marketing book of the decade. His free ebook on what education is for is called STOP STEALING DREAMS and it's been downloaded millions of times since it launched in January, 2012.


Gary Hamel: Changing the Way We Change

Don't miss the innovation boat, turn management assumptions upside down.

Change must be dramatic, deep, and transformational. The bestselling author of The Future of Management, Gary Hamel explains the need for radical thinking that enables every employee to be a business innovator.

 

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A Little Humor Goes a Long Way...


Old man puts out a TV fire




STEM Education: Get a head start on your summer camp program

Summer provides you with the best opportunity to present your students with an educational experience that is informative, exciting, and creative. Whether you are in the wilderness or indoors, teaching about stars and planets, electronics and engineering, or money management, PCS Edventures has created 19 camps to help you succeed.

 

Click here to learn more!