May 20, 2020

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The GWAEA Digital Learning Team has developed a Continuous Learning Field Guide with resources and tools to guide teachers in their preparation to grow their online teaching skills.  

Two professional learning sessions are planned: May 27 and June 3.

Use this sign-up form to register. A calendar invite will be sent with a Zoom link. The session information follows.
 

Session 1  
Introduction and Considerations for Developing Online Learning Support
May 27, 2020
1:00-2:00 p.m.
Audience: Administrators and Coaches

Outcomes for Session 1
    •    Awareness of supports for online learning professional development for teachers 
    •    Provide a list and explanation for considerations for school leaders
    •    Provide an overview and potential application of the Continuous Learning Field Guide

This session will be a webinar format explaining the guide. Then there will be breakouts with sharing of ideas and resources that have worked for districts. There will be some prompts to support the discussion.

Takeaways
List of considerations for school leaders which will include at least the following:

  • Time parameters for students online
  • Define what synchronous and asynchronous times should be used for
  • Tool identification 
  • Instructional materials
  • Feedback from families
  • Equity Expectations
  • Survey examples to inform planning
  • Survey examples 
  • Continuous Learning Field Guide

 

Session 2
Deeper Dive Into Continuous Learning Field Guide to Support Online Teaching and Learning
June 3, 2020
1:00-2:00 p.m.
Audience: Administrators and Coaches


Outcomes for Session 2

  • Awareness of supports for online learning professional development for teachers
  • Deepen awareness of the domains of Continuous Learning Field Guide:     
    ◦    Designing Online Instruction
    ◦    Delivering Online Instruction
    ◦    Enhancing Communication and Collaboration
    ◦    Planning Feedback and Formative Assessment
  • Identify potential next steps for using the Field Guide

In this session, we will take a deeper dive with each domain in facilitated breakout groups. The breakouts will receive an overview of the domain, review the key components, identify potential needs, and next steps.

Takeaways
    •    Tools and resources from each domain
    •    Ideas for application and next steps
    •    Continuous Learning Field Guide