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Free Teacher PD

Free Teacher PD selects the best webinars from SimpleK12's teacher professional development learning community and provides audio snippets to let you listen to audio webinars on the go. We cover every topic of interest to teachers, administrators and schools, and include topics that range from iPads and mobile learning to bullying, classroom management, and everything in between.
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May 28, 2015

Welcome to a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 2 of 10 Google Search Tips to Help You Find the Info You Need, with Paula Naugle.

Paula Naugle has an MEd in Educational Technology Leadership from Southeastern Louisiana University and received her BS in elementary education from York College of Pennsylvania.

She has taught for 36 years, and is currently teaching 4th graders math and social studies at Bissonet Plaza, a suburban public school just outside New Orleans.

Paula is an Edmodo certified teacher, a Microsoft Innovative Educator, a PBWorks certified teacher, a Promethean trainer at her school, a member of the Discovery Educator Network Leadership Council of Louisiana, a moderator for #4thchat on Twitter and one of the organizers for #edcampLouisiana.

Paula was recognized as the Educator of the Year in 2010 for Region 1 in Louisiana, and has presented both in person and virtually at many conferences at the state, national, and international levels.

And, here we go…

 

Let’s get learning!

May 26, 2015

Welcome to a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 1 of 10 Google Search Tips to Help You Find the Info You Need, with Paula Naugle.

With so much information on the Internet, it can be difficult to sift through search results to find just the information you need…

Unless you know some tricks to narrowing your searches.

In this fast-paced audio selection from one of our most popular webinars in SimpleK12’s Teacher Learning Community, you will learn some Google search tips and tricks that will help you and your students search more effectively and efficiently.

Join Paula Naugle as she shares how to become a better online researcher.

 

Let’s get learning!

May 21, 2015

Great to have you back for a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 2 of Free iPad Apps for Classroom Management, with Monica Burns.

We’ve met Monica before, and you learned about flipping classrooms with her in episodes 8 and 9 of this free Teacher PD podcast.

Monica Burns is a well-versed educator and teacher trainer, and the best way to keep track of what she’s up to beyond her work with SimpleK12’s Teacher Learning Community is to check out her website at ClassTechTips.com or on Twitter @ClassTechTips.

So, here we go… Monica Burns and more on free iPad apps for classroom management.

 

Let’s get learning!

May 19, 2015

Welcome to a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 1 of Free iPad Apps for Classroom Management, with Monica Burns.

Whether you're a teacher with one iPad or are working in a 1:1 classroom, there are plenty of free apps you can use to keep your students in check.

So, please join Monica Burns as she shares free apps for classroom management for teachers with access to an iPad, iPod Touch or iPhone.

These apps will help ease transitions in your classroom, hold students accountable, and make your life managing a classroom of students much easier!

Let’s get learning!

May 14, 2015

Welcome to a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 2 of Save Time and Paper, Collecting Student Work in a Paperless Classroom, with Jerry Swiatek.

At this point, if you’ve been around the SimpleK12 Teacher Learning Community or this Free Teacher PD podcast much at all, you already know Jerry.

So, for now, let me just say this:  the guy’s good and he knows what he’s talking about, so get out your pads and pencils and…

 

Let’s get learning!

May 12, 2015

Welcome to a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 1 of Save Time and Paper, Collecting Student Work in a Paperless Classroom, with our old friend, Jerry Swiatek.

Running a paperless classroom sounds great, but figuring out how students will turn in their digital work can be tricky.

Many school districts do not allow students to use email during school, and do we really need to know our students' personal email addresses?

In this podcast episode, join Jerry Swiatek as he explores how you can use Dropbox or Google Drive to collect your students' digital works.

In addition, Jerry will explore several tools that can be used with these services to help transform the way students turn in their work.

So, please join us to learn how easy it can be to begin the transition to a paperless classroom using Dropbox or Google Drive.

 

Let’s get learning!

May 7, 2015

Welcome to a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 2 of Integrating Technology and Marzano's Instructional Strategies, with Dr. Jayme Linton.

You already know Jayme if you’ve been around any of the live SimpleK12 webinars before, as she’s one of our more popular presenters.

You also may recall her earlier talks in this Free Teacher PD podcast series, as she covered Google Forms back in episodes 6 and 7.

So, please join me in welcoming back Jayme Linton, for Part 2 of Integrating Technology and Marzano's Instructional Strategies.

 

Let’s get learning!

May 5, 2015

Welcome to a new episode of Free Teacher PD:  Part 1 of Integrating Technology and Marzano's Instructional Strategies, with one of my favorite presenters, Jayme Linton.

Are you looking for ways to boost student achievement in your classroom?

In this podcast episode, you will discover how you can utilize technology to improve learning in your classroom by examining Marzano's nine high-yield instructional strategies.

I know you’re glad to have Jayme Linton back with us.

So, please join Jayme as she explores technology tools that are research-based, easy-to-use, and effective for increasing student achievement.

 

Let’s get learning!

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