AASL Upcoming Webinars
Wednesday, December 2 | 6:00 p.m. Central - Join us for a webinar where we’ll provide an overview and discussion on using Remind for libraries. Used by 1 in 5 teachers across the US, Remind is a free communication tool that helps teachers connect with students, parents, and staff. Remind helps school communities deepen relationships and engagement through instant and safe communication through text and mobile app messages.
Thursday, December 3 | 6:00 p.m. Central - The modern library should be the heart of the school emphasizing student voice and providing opportunities for young people to tinker, create and explore. Transforming the library into an innovative area is easier than you might think. All you need is a space, a positive attitude and a community of learners to invite!
Wednesday, January 20 | 6:00 p.m. Central - In this webinar, Shannon McClintock Miller, Teacher Librarian and technology integrationist specialist, will explore AASL Best Website, www.HSTRY.co, along with Claire Varner, the Chief Academic Officer at HSTRY. Using real examples from classrooms around the world, Shannon and Claire will show participants how schools are increasing student engagement by creating and sharing timelines on HSTRY. It will be a fun presentation which will leave you with tons of ideas to take back to your students, teachers, and school community.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 | 4:00 p.m. Central - In this session, presenter Nicole O’Neil will introduce participants to the Engineering is Elementary (EiE) curriculum, the nation’s leading engineering curriculum for grades 1-5 which supports educators and children in developing engineering literacy. Participants will also explore the EiE website full of educator resources for classroom instruction, including a video library, free downloadable out-of-school time engineering curriculum, instructional apps, alignment to content standards, and much more!