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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

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 Options

Face-to Face Workshop
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 or Thursday, February 26, 2015
9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m. @ The Idea Center, 1375 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115
Fee: $125.00, 1 Graduate Credit available for an additional $160 from Ashland University

Register Now

Online
November 19 to December 17, 2014 or 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.

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.

Testing the Waters

Testing the Waters is a panel discussion focused on the implications of international, national and state testing on curriculum and instruction in Ohio classrooms. Listen to how state education leaders respond to what the test scores could mean for what children need to learn.

Watch now!

Early Literacy Conference: Ready to Learn, Ready to Read, Ready to Succeed

On May 30, 2013, a group of 100 diverse and dedicated leaders attended the Early Literacy Conference: Ready to Learn, Ready to Read, Ready to Succeed event at ideastream’s Westfield Insurance Studio Theater.

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2013 Technology + Learning Conference Keynotes

WVIZ/PBS ideastream Education afforded over 140 educators to hear keynotes concerning technology and education at the 2013 Technology + Learning Conference held at The Idea Center on Thursday, November 14, 2013.

Watch the keynotes now.

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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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