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WVIZ/PBS ideastream Education

Upcoming Events

Honoring 2015 Innovative Educators

Nominations now being accepted! At the April 14, 2015 WVIZ/PBS ideastream Education Advisory Council Meeting, three educators will be provided the opportunity to present outstanding examples of how they are transforming instruction while integrating instructional technology.

Selected educators will be provided 20 minutes to share:

• A demonstration
• An overview of effective methodologies
• An innovative integration of technology and/or technology used to create student projects

Please nominate an educator that demonstrates the above in an exemplary way.

Self-Nominations will be accepted.

Due Date: January 30, 2015

Submission Form

American Graduate

WVIZ/PBS is working to increase understanding about the challenges for at-risk youth and will partner with a network of community organizations to help develop and illuminate long term solutions emphasizing the importance of a strong foundation in early education.

Learn more about American Graduate.

Ohio’s Next Generation Assessments

Ohio’s Next Generation Assessments

Workshops help educators prepare students for the new Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Assessment

Ohio’s Next Generation Assessments, using technology enhanced test items, will look very different to students. This training will provide teachers with tools and resources to help their students with the tasks and technology used in the assessment.

Ohio Educational Standards Addressed: Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Technology

Professional Learning Online
January 21 to February 17, 2015
Fee: $150.00, 1 Graduate Credit available for an additional $160.00 from Ashland University

Register Now

Questions? Contact Ann Ebersole by email.

White House Round Table Video

October 28, 2014
Presented by PRE4CLE
Conversations regarding Cleveland’s Preschool Initiative Key Speakers include: Julian Castro, U.S. Secretary for Housing and Urban Development Roberto Rodriguez, Special Assistant to President Obama for Education Local Leaders representing Civic, Education, and Philanthropic organizations.

Idea Talk Videos from the 2014 Technology + Learning Conference

November 18, 2014
Real Teachers Talking about Real Teaching with Technology in the Age of Digital Literacy Idea Talk Speakers (In order of appearance):

Jeremy Brueck: Developing Transliteracy
Ryan MacRaild: Creating Technology Users
Jon Smith: The Global Refrigerator
Mike Pennington: Creating Ownership and Legacy

2014 ideastream Technology + Learning Conference Keynote Address

November 18, 2014
Presented by Sean Wheeler, Instructional Technologist

October 7th Advisory Council Meeting

Instructional Resources for the Classroom

PBS Learning Media

PBS Learning Media

Free digital assets for the classroom.

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PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Learning games and shows for kids.

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PBS Kids Lab

PBS Kids Lab

New ways to keep kids learning, anytime, anywhere.

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NewsDepth

NewsDepth

News for 3-8 graders with a focus on Common Core.

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InfOhio

InfOhio

A visual K-12 school library and information network.

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NOTA

NOTA

Interactive distance learning video network.

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PBS Parents

PBS Parents

Information and activities for parents and kids.

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ideastream On-Demand

ideastream On-Demand

Free streaming of shows from WVIZ and PBS.

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Great Job!

Great Job!

Science, technology, engineering & math careers.

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QUEST Ohio

QUEST Ohio

Exploring the science of sustainability.

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Math Mess

Math Mess

Problems requiring number sense to solve.

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Writers Contest

PBS Kids Go Writers Contest

Do you know a child with a story to write?

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Professional Learning for Educators

Reasonably priced contact hours and graduate credit available!

SMART

SMART

Standards-based professional learning.

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Online

Online

Online professional learning courses.

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Face-to-Face

Face-to-Face

Mathematics, science, and technology education.

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Standards Based

ideastream strives to ensure that all professional learning opportunities and classroom resources meet the standards established by the Ohio Department of Education.

Partners

Explore WVIZ/PBS ideastream Education's partners.

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StateImpact Ohio more

StateImpact Ohio

Connections Newsletter

Connections Newsletter

WVIZ/PBS ideastream Education produces the CONNECTIONS newsletter with the latest updates concerning instructional content for the classroom, PBS/NPR highlights, opportunities for individual or district driven “face to face” or online professional learning, and distance learning.

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