Connect & Share
Fall 2021 Panels
Connect & Share Panel Discussion Series Fall 2021
Connect & Share Panel Discussions are a chance for colleagues to come together and share ideas about what's working in their classrooms and in their schools. All topics came from the Telescope Network's June Needs Assessment Survey asking educators what they needed to feel successful in this upcoming school year.
Fall 2021 Topics (scroll down for additional info)
August 26, 2021 topic "Equitable Classroom Community"
September 23, 2021 topic "Balancing Social and Emotional Learning & Content"
October 21, 2021 topic "Addressing Gaps in Learning"
RSVP here or on TeachPoint (search for "Telescope Network").
ALSO: Nominate a Bright Spot to present at an upcoming session here
9/23/21 Session: Balancing SEL & Content
Our September 23, 2021 panel discussion topic is "Balancing Social and Emotional Learning & Content" Hear from your colleagues about what’s working in their own classrooms and schools. This month's topic came from the Telescope Network's June survey where educators are thinking about how to balance social-emotional supports for students while continuing on with grade-level content. Connect with peers from across BPS, get new ideas, and earn PD hours as well. Join Thursday 9/23 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. on Zoom.
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8/26/21 Session: Equitable Classroom Community
Our first Connect & Share panel discussion session of the year took place on August 26, 2021 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. on the topic of "Equitable Classroom Community." We had 40 educators join for this session. Session attendees gave very positive feedback for the session: 100% of participants (31 out of 31 exit ticket responses) said that they would recommend this session to a colleague. One participant said, "Another great and informative presentation. Thank you!"
See the list of inspiring presenters and presentations below. Thanks for joining us and we hope to see you again next month!
More Info about Connect & Share Sessions
What's the Telescope Network?
The Telescope Network is a BPS/BTU initiative to support teacher-driven, student-centered professional learning. Our goal is to connect BPS educators to resources, opportunities, and each other.