Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of April 21-27, 2013

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Monday, April 22, 2013 – Earth Day

  • Colorado Association of School Boards (CASB): Partnerships That Work: Bringing Local Governments Together Forum, 11:30-1:30 p.m., Loveland Community Building Dining Room, Loveland, CO – For more information, please click here.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

  • Twitter in the Classroom Webinar from edWeb.net, 3:00 p.m. – Twitter has transformed from a mobile-device novelty to a powerful 140-character source for learning. Educators and students are joining Twitter and tweeting up a storm. Twitter is an invaluable tool for educator professional development, and to support student collaboration and learning. Join Shannon Holden as he reveals a list of the ways teachers and students can use Twitter! For Twitter veterans and newbies, you’ll leave this session with tips and suggestions for using Twitter for your own professional development and with your students.  For more information and registration, please click here.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

  • CASB eClassroom: Overview of Employment Law, 12:30-1:30 p.m. – Kathleen Sullivan, chief counsel, Michelle Murphy, director of member legal resources, and Beth Friel, staff attorney, CASB.  Join CASB’s legal team for a lively and engaging employment law overview and update. Topics will include constitutional and statutory protections applicable to school district employees, teacher and principal evaluations, and the board’s role in employment matters.  For more information and registration, please click here.

Thursday, April 25, 2013

  • Colorado Legacy Foundation Bullying Prevention Institute, 8-3:30 p.m., Durango, CO – CLF partners with education, safe school climate, and community organizations to hold statewide Bullying Prevention Institutes.  The Institutes provide opportunities for leaders to learn about best practices in bullying prevention, on-the-spot interventions, changes in the Colorado Law, recent federal guidance, measuring school climate, cyberbullying, and creating safe, supportive school climates for diverse students (race/ethnicity, LGBT, and disability). This free training is provided in partnership with the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado School Safety Resource Center with support from Anti-Defamation League, One Colorado, and the Gill Foundation.  For more information and registration, please click here.
  • Denver Art Museum, History Colorado Center, DMNS, and RAFT: Teacher Webinar: Enhancing Your Curriculum with Online Resources, 4-5:30 p.m. – For more information and registration, please click here.

Friday, April 26, 2013

  • CASE Supervision and Evaluation Series-Grand Junction, CO, April 26-27 – For more information and registration, please click here.
  • Colorado Alliance on Environmental Education: Teaching OUTSIDE the Box Conference 2013, April 26-28, Denver – For more information and registration, please click here.

Saturday, April 27, 2013

  • CASE Supervision and Evaluation Series-Grand Junction, CO, April 26-27 – For more information and registration, please click here.
  • Colorado Alliance on Environmental Education: Teaching OUTSIDE the Box Conference 2013, April 26-28, Denver – For more information and registration, please click here.

Be sure to check out the eNetColorado Calendar at http://www.enetcolorado.org/calendar/.  Many of the events in the calendar require pre-registration, so be sure and check ahead for upcoming events.  Also, if you would like to add your events to our calender, feel free to send them to Nancy Glissmann at nglissmann@enetcolorado.org.

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