Rest & Recharge With These Resources Over The Winter Break!
Are the mid-year blues making you feel a bit overwhelmed and drained? The holiday break can be a great time to relax and recharge your educational batteries. We’ve compiled some resources below to reignite your passion for education, and to provide you with some inspiration over the break!
Read: Thought-provoking articles to encourage your mid-year reflection and resolutions for the New Year.
- Looking to increase enrollment next year? Explore this article about using data to improve enrollment.
- Thinking about implementing a new program? Read this article from Education World on the 5 phases of program implementation.
- Spend some time over the break thinking about your school’s vision and culture. Read this article from Education World.
- Read this article from the BetterLesson.com Blog on how to create a classroom focused on student centered assessment & feedback.
Refresh: Inspiring videos from teachers and administrators to reignite your passion for education.
- Check out these TED Talks from Inspiring Teachers.
- See how Project Based Learning has impacted student achievement in high poverty areas.
- Explore the use of makerspace in classrooms to help students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Revitalize: Upcoming webinars to further your professional learning and inspire new ideas for your school!
- Click here to register for a free webinar from Step Up for Students on effectively implementing Florida Standards (Dec. 11).
- Check out this webinar from Ed-web on the use of technology & makerspaces to personalize instruction (Dec. 12).
- The Center for Educational Leadership has several free pre-recorded webinars available here.
- Explore this extensive list of free ASCD webinars.
Updates & Reminders from the Office of Student Learning-
- Don’t forget to nominate your students for our annual Rising Stars event! Nominations are due by January 4th. Nominate here!
- Mark your calendars for the SUFS FTC & Gardiner Conference on June 20 & 21st at Victory Christian Academy in Lakeland, FL.