7 Eye-Opening Back-to-School Predictions (eSchool News)

Fall is here and back-to-school days are well underway. But with COVID-19 scares and so much still uncertain, it’s hard to know what this school year will really look like. Educators chimed in to share their predictions, based on trends and practices they foresee for the year beyond back-to-school season. “The need for strong cybersecurity…

3 Ways to Prioritize Teacher PD as Schools Reopen (eSchool News)

Schools are reopening this fall and the focus will rightfully be on the student experience. However, it’s also more important than ever to prioritize teacher PD. In this eSchool News article, Edthena founder and CEO Adam Geller stated, “There are, after all, a lot of competing priorities – from managing first-days-of-school schedules to navigating new…

Prioritizing Professional Development, During and After the Pandemic (eSchool News Podcast)

In this conversation with eSchool News’ Kevin Hogan for the podcast Innovations in Education, Diane Lauer talks about how COVID couldn’t stop teacher training. In fact, her work as Assistant Superintendent of Priority Programs and Academic Support at St. Vrain Valley Schools in Colorado became that much more important as professional development stayed a pandemic…