Category Archives: Educational Approaches

Web Event Gamification: it is not all fun and games

 Date: Tuesday March 22, 2016 Time: 3:30 pm EST Description:  Learn what gamification is and how it is so much more than just badges, experience points, and avatars. In this webinar, we’ll provide an introduction to gamification and cover several … Continue reading

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Anxiety and Learning: How Anxiety Manifests in the Classroom

   Date: January 25, 2016 Time: 3:30 pm EST Description:  This webcast will be designed specifically for teachers to help them understand the different pathways anxiety can manifest in students and the effects this can have on their learning. Specifically, strategies … Continue reading

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Understanding Brain Functioning and How it Applies in the Classroom

 Date: November 24, 2015 Time: 3:30 pm EST Description:  Presented by ALDI and LEARN This workshop will review three key aspects of learning. First, we will identify which brain networks are involved in learning. In part, we will review brain … Continue reading

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Bullies: Their Making and Unmaking

Date: October 9, 2014 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 pm EDT Description: Once we understand how bullies are made, our attempts to unmake them can be more effective and long lasting. Most prevailing approaches to this problem assume that bullying is either … Continue reading

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Applying UDL principles to my class

Date: February 3, 2014 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 pm EST Description: Universal Design for Learning… Many of you will have encountered this term at conferences, in training and publications. It sounds appealing, ground breaking and slightly daunting! This session will … Continue reading

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Harnessing the Power of Social Media: Moving Forward With Digital Citizenship

Date: September 17, 2013 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 pm EDT Description: Being a connected learner is critical as a way for both educators and students to create authentic opportunities for collaboration and publication. However, do your students understand how to … Continue reading

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Flipping the Classroom

Date: April 30, 2013 Time: 8 to 9 p.m. Description: Learn about the flipped classroom. You will get a brief description of what flipping the classroom is, and a quick look at some of the simplest ways to do it, including … Continue reading

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