Updates from the Learning Office - May 6, 2020

06 May 2020

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Are you interested in virtual peer coaching? Please contact Eric, Richard, or Uzma if you would like to explore peer coaching opportunities in the online environment through observation of teacher or student work. 


How can we celebrate student and teacher successes?  Consider submitting to the ISG Learns Blog by clicking on this link.  


Here are the Learning Office’s favorite articles, webinars, and videos for the week:



  • The Inquiry Educator’s Summit from May 16-17 will be virtual and is stacking quite the line up of educators.  Best of all, it’ll be FREE!


  • Chapters International is hosting a free webinar with internationally-recognized experts in the teaching of reading and writing Kathy Collins, Matt Glover, Carl Anderson and Dan Feigelson - Teaching Reading and Writing Today.


  • The shift in data analysis mathematics courses is fast approaching.  Until then, The Investigations Center for Curriculum and Professional Development provides some helpful activities for K-5 in Working with Data.





  • John Krasinski does it again! Some Good News - (Episode 6)




  • The British Business Association shared a comprehensive list of free or discounted resources to help students, parents, universities and training providers during Covid-19. (Thanks to Sylvia Hayles for sharing)


  • For those on Facebook, check out the group Global Educator Collective. There are now over 128,000 members all tackling distance learning and sharing resources.