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Recent PD Announcements

  • The Long Now Foundation’s Summer Educator Institute  The Long Now Foundation’s Summer Educator Institute will take place this August 8-10 at Fort Mason - a three day summer institute for educators who are inspired to integrate ...
    Posted Feb 1, 2016, 4:02 PM by Annie Knudsen
  • Going Global Symposium Going Global Symposium              San Francisco, USA | French American International School |               27 February 2016Rhetoric abounds on "global citizens" graduating from our schools. What does that really mean, what does it ...
    Posted Dec 9, 2015, 9:00 AM by Annie Knudsen
  • Summer NEH Programs NEH (The National Endowment for the Humanities) is offering many exciting, tuition free, 1-5 week programs. Go to their site and take a look. Participants receive a $1,200 ...
    Posted Oct 29, 2015, 4:26 PM by Annie Knudsen
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Recent PD Reflections

  • 2016 Institute, Independent Schools Experiential Educators Network (ISEEN) It was very powerful to be at a conference where all participants shared a common language. All of us in the different sub-categories of experiential ed (service learning, global ...
    Posted Jan 28, 2016, 2:27 PM by Amanda Luckey
  • Untitled Post I attended the ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) Annual Convention and World Languages Expo in San Diego and a pre-Convention workshop directly addressing the articulation ...
    Posted Dec 2, 2015, 3:25 PM by Emilie Keas
  • 8 Week Class: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction With so much talk about the benefits of integrating mindfulness and mediation into the therapeutic process, I wanted to take this class to see how I might apply these principles ...
    Posted Nov 20, 2015, 2:21 PM by Laura Gilbert
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Recent T&L Highlights

  • BlendEd Teacher Show & Tell Thank you to the lovely crew who joined Jack and me to learn more about the BlendEd course development process and teacher experience! For those of you who expressed interest ...
    Posted Dec 11, 2015, 10:59 AM by Lori Hebert
  • Storyboard That Demo Highlights If you missed Katherine's excellent Storyboard That demo, here is a video with some highlights. THANKS Katherine!Wondering how this tool might be used for World Language, English, or ...
    Posted Dec 11, 2015, 1:25 PM by Lori Hebert
  • An easy iBook project I went to Jeff Peterson's and Mia's lunch talk about iBooks and was inspired to try a similar project in French II. The project worked really well. I ...
    Posted Dec 7, 2015, 1:18 PM by Annie Knudsen
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