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.

Authentic Assessment with Office 365: Forms, Sway, and More

Organization: Ok2Ask
Date: May 22, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Are you looking for ways to make your formative and summative assessments more effective? Join us to learn how to use Office 365 tools, including Forms, PowerPoint, OneNote, and Sway, to create authentic assessments throughout your units. Whether it's formative or summative assessment, finding ways to effectively measure students' understanding is crucial to ensure student progress and future success. In this session, we will explore how you can use Office and Windows products to create better formative and summative assessments that reliably measure student learning, promote critical thinking, and help students develop real-world skills. Learn More

Smithsonian Science How Webcast: How Bones Fossilize...or Don't with Paleontologist Kay Behrensmeyer

Organization: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Date: May 24, 2018
Time: 11:00-11:30 AM & 2:00-2:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Participate in this webcast to learn about the conditions shaping when and how bones fossilize, or don’t. Learn More

Digital Storytelling in the Classroom Pt. 2

Organization: Ok2Ask
Date: May 29, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Come to this TeachersFirst Ok2Ask webinar and see digital storytelling as an effective way to learn content. Building on our Winter session, learn how to successfully implement a digital storytelling project in your science, social studies, health, or other content area classes. Discover ways to improve student communication skills. Explore options for integrating a digital storytelling unit into your curriculum. Learn More

So You Want to Become a School Administrator? LET'S TALK!

Organization: NAESP
Date: May 31, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description:
Do your career goals include the principalship? Are you ready to move to the next level? Invest a few minutes of your time and explore the exciting world of school administration with award winning, international speaker, and best-selling author, Principal Baruti Kafele. Trek down the path to learn more about a rewarding career that impact tomorrow’s future, today. Learn More

Resource Roundup: FREE Tools from the Edge

Organization: Ok2Ask
Date: June 5, 2018
Time: 7:00-8:30 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Looking for new tech tools to use? Go to the cutting Edge with TeachersFirst! Discover tools you and your students can use to create images, timelines, whiteboards, mind maps, and more. Learn how this collection is categorized so you can explore the Edge on your own. Find inspiration and timesaving tools in this fast-paced session while learning classroom applications for these tools. Learn More

Building Effective Principal-Superintendent Relationships

Organization: NAESP
Date: June 13, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description:
How are effective Principal-Superintendent relationships developed? Strong leadership partnerships don't happen in isolation. As an award-winning past superintendent with Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia and now executive director of AASA, The School Superintendents Association, Dr. Daniel A. Domenech will share key insights on how Pre-K-8 principals can build dynamic, collaborative, and intentional partnerships with superintendents. In this webinar, you will learn how savvy administrators form interdependent relationships that brings a team approach to meeting student needs. Learn More