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Lyn and Beate

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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Purposeful collaboration makes a difference. A BIG difference. Not just because it’s a way to better understand specific causal pathways that lead to success. But because when teachers employ an inquiry mindset, they actually advance their instructional expertise as professionals. In this webinar, Lyn Sharratt and Beate Planche introduce to school leaders at large five high-impact, collaborative strategies for “sharing the learning while doing the work” of system and school improvement.


Doug and Nancy

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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This webinar introduces key concepts from the book on what works, and more importantly, when it works. Fisher and Frey explain the importance of effect size in determining one’s impact on student learning, and explore the learning conditions needed as students go from surface learning, to deeper learning and transfer. Graphic organizers are effective, but when? When is reciprocal teaching best deployed? In collaboration with John Hattie, the authors have aligned literacy practices to phases of learning. 


Randall and Delores

Monday, April 11, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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Cultural proficiency is a mindset, a worldview, a way a person or an organization interacts effectively with other cultures in diverse environments. In this webinar, equity experts and best-selling authors Randall B. Lindsey and Delores Lindsey give an overview of the Tools of Cultural Proficiency and describe how this model is one successful approach for implementing change in the context of today’s schools. 


Jen Abram

Monday, March 28, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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Tough talks are never easy. If you’re a coach, administrator, or teacher looking for tools and resources to help you become a more confident and compassionate communicator in challenging interactions, then you won’t want to miss this webinar. One by one, Jennifer Abrams unpacks all sorts of strategies to drive positive outcomes from hard conversations, whether they be with colleagues, supervisors, supervisees, or parents.  


Kristin Anderson

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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Hear how Ka’imiloa Elementary, located on the island of Oahu in Hawaii, was moved from chronic underperformance to outstanding growth through a sustained commitment to the Visible Learning Plus approach to professional development. 


Yong Zhao

Monday, March 14, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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Incremental fixes aren’t enough if we’re to prepare our students for a future that will require them to be creative and entrepreneurial thinkers. What’s required is wholesale, whole-system transformation. Join Dr. Yong Zhao, author of World Class Learners, as he walks us through the three critical elements behind his all-new paradigm: personalization, product-oriented learning, and global campus. 


John Hattie

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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The Visible Learning research began with a simple question: what impacts student learning the most? World-renowned professor John Hattie began his quest to find the answer more than 20 years ago. The resulting Visible Learning research is now the world’s largest, most powerful evidence base on what works best in schools and school systems to improve learning. And what’s better is that Hattie continues his research and updates his findings. 


Better Conversations: Coaching Ourselves and Each Other to Be More Credible, Caring, and Connected

Monday, February 15, 2016 - 3:30pm PDT

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“Our schools are only as good as the conversations within them.” So asserts instructional coaching expert Jim Knight, who in this webinar honors our capacity for improving our schools by improving our communication. Who should attend? Just about all of us. Any educator who has walked away from a conversation sensing it could have been more productive, but at a loss for how to improve it: administrators, teachers, coaches alike. 


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Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 3:30pm PDT

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In this webinar, Tom Hierck will discuss how RTI can support all students toward higher levels of learning. Learn strategies to use when intervening with students at-risk, as well as how to guide all educators to embrace inclusion of students with disabilities in all activities.


Teaching number in the classroom book cover

Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 5:30pm PDT

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Learn more about the Second Edition of Teaching Number in the Classroom with 4-8 Year Olds in this exclusive webinar! In this session, you will discover the theory that underlies the assessment of children’s knowledge of numbers, the learning trajectories that give guidance to how a child progresses from less sophisticated tasks to more advanced tasks and the features that make this edition more teacher-friendly.


Doug and Nancy

Monday, December 1, 2014 - 3:30pm PDT

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Call it close reading, call it deep reading, call it analytic reading—call it what you like. The point is, it’s a level of understanding that students of any age can achieve with the right kind of instruction. In this webinar, Doug Fisher and Nancy Frey articulate an instructional plan so clearly, and so squarely built on research, teachers across K-12 need look no further for guidance.


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Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 3:30pm PDT

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School leaders need to find multiple ways to help stakeholders focus on the right issues that revolve around learning. This webinar will explore how leaders can flip their faculty/staff meetings and parent communications to build a more engaging school climate. This is not a fad, but an engaging way to continue the ongoing conversation about education.


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Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 3:30pm PDT

Watch the Archived 2014 Visible Learning Webinar Series 

Dive into Visible Learning on a monthly basis by registering for this free webinar series! Learn about the five strands of Visible Learning and create schools where students and teachers thrive with our certified Visible Learningplus consultants!


Beyond Food, Fun and Festivals: Global Education Tools for Authentic Learning

Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 3:30pm PDT

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Building global and cultural awareness does not happen in a vacuum of a single lesson but rather through meaningful exchanges and activities taking place throughout the academic year. This webinar will highlight projects to supplement K–5 curriculum while showcasing diverse cultures and perspectives from around the globe.


Focus on Teaching: How Video Changes Everything

Friday, May 9, 2014 - 3:30pm PDT

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Learn how to make immediate and long-lasting change in your classroom using the power of video in instructional coaching and to enhance teacher evaluations. This webinar was presented in partnership with Learning Forward.



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