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ESSA PD: Shifting to Exemplary Professional Learning

In 2015, when the Every Child Succeeds Act (ESSA) replaced No Child Left Behind (NCLB) as the federal law guiding education practice, there was much to learn. One of the most powerful aspects of ESSA is the expectation that educator professional development move away from workshop-based training and what I refer to as spray-and-pray PD… Continue reading ESSA PD: Shifting to Exemplary Professional Learning

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Mahoning County ESC Offers Free PBL PD

Mahoning County Educational Services Center member educators will learn to develop students college and career readiness skills through authentic problem-based learning experiences during a free, all-day workshop on January 9, 2018. Participants will learn the design-thinking process to guide them through the creation of a unit or lesson that combines state academic standards and college,… Continue reading Mahoning County ESC Offers Free PBL PD