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Preparing for T-TESS: How to Meet the Challenges and Make T-TESS Work For Texas Schools Get an Inside Look At What to Expect From T-TESS and What You Can Do to Make Your Implementation a Success Drawing on the experience of 64 districts that piloted T-TESS in the 2014-2015 school year and over 200 currently piloting the program, we’ve identified some of the toughest and most common challenges of T-TESS implementation. Join Susanna Garza and Samantha Gallegos of ESC Region 20 as they walk you through what to expect and offer strategies, tools, and resources to help turn the challenges of T-TESS into opportunities for school success. Suggested audience: Central Office Staff and Campus Administrators. A certificate of attendance and the PowerPoint presentation will be made available after the webinar. Webinar Info: Preparing for T-TESS: How to Meet the Challenges and Make T-TESS Work For Texas Schools Presented by: Susanna Garza and Samantha Gallegos of ECS Region 20 Related:  Conferences/ webinar workshops

Scholastic Webinars Are you looking to integrate more technology into your school or district? Interested in learning how to better prepare your students for a digital world? In this webinar, Scholastic and Comcast Business will join together to review best practices that will help you best use the technology you have. Webinar date and time: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. ET Speaker: Jared P. Moderator: Wayne D'Orio, Executive Editor, Scholastic Administr@tor Register here: In this webinar, Scholastic and AXA Financial bring together experts to discuss four strategies to assist educators as they plan for retirement. Webinar Date and Time: Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. Speakers Matt Drummond: Head of 403 (b)/457 Sales and Business Development, AXA Equitable Moderator Tara Welty: Editor in Chief, Scholastic Teacher and Art magazines You have the money, you have the vision, now comes the hard part: how to successfully introduce new technology into your schools.

Webinars | Scientific Learning Sign up for one of our FREE online webinars or watch one of our pre-recorded sessions on the brain and learning. Discover a variety of topics, including the latest research and findings on autism, why some students have problems reading, insights into techniques for English language learners, and much more! Presenter: Eric Jensen, Ph.D.Date/Time: March 15, 2017, 12:00pm PT/3pm ETLength: 55 minutes It is designed to help you improve your school in just 55 minutes. Attend and you’ll learn better leadership skills and HOW to ensure you stick to the priorities that pay off in student learning. Presenter: Martha S. Teachers wonder: “I’m doing everything right. Presenters: Paula Tallal, Ph.D., William Jenkins, Ph.D., Martha Burns, Ph.D., Nina Kraus, Ph.D., Beth Rogowsky, Ed.D. and more! Join us for our annual users conference for private providers of Fast ForWord! Watch a recorded webinar. Leadership with the Brain in Mind: Focus on Building Student Learning View Now Presenter: Martha S. View Now

Free Webinars For Teachers | Free Educational Webinars | Free Workshops For Teachers Personal Learning Networks: The Future of Learning Presenter: Will Richardson Learning is social, we've all known that. Now, the Internet has made it globally social. To flourish as learners in a connected world, we need a network that we can trust – and one that we can turn to when we need answers, inspiration, or direction. While we've always crafted these Personal Learning Networks in our face-to-face spaces, achieving the same online is quite a bit more nuanced and complex. Learn how to begin to construct PLNs using various Web tools Understand the implications for our students, schools, and professional practice Look at how diversity, balance, and safety enter into the learning equation online He is a former public school educator for 22 years, and is a co-founder of Powerful Learning Practice (, a unique professional development program that has mentored over 5,000 teachers worldwide in the last five years. Presenter: Dr. Dr. Dr. Dr. Dr. Presenter: Dr. Dr. Dr.