Upcoming NEA Webinars

The National Education Association offers a wide variety of professional development webinars to support the professional growth of all educators. Below is a list of upcoming webinars.

Upcoming Webinars – Mastering Distance Learning Webinars

Leveling Up Schoology for Distance Learning

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Monday, Oct. 5 | 7:00 P.M - 8:00 P.M. EST

Leverage Schoology features to create synchronous and asynchronous learning opportunities while growing community. Materials, gradebook, attendance, analytics, and conferences will be reviewed so you are ready to use Schoology to its fullest!

Social Emotional Learning in a Virtual Space

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Monday, Nov. 9 | 7:00 P.M - 8:00 P.M. EST

How can you create meaningful relationships with and between students in a safe virtual space? This webinar seeks to answer this question with already tried it practices. Learn about different strategies, exercises, and activities that put SEL at the forefront in an intentional and transparent way.

Assessments: Formative and Summative from a Distance 

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Monday, Dec. 7 | 7:00 P.M - 8:00 P.M. EST

We will demonstrate how popular EdTech tools can be leveraged to collect formative assessment and inform instruction in an asynchronous environment.

Upcoming ESP Webinars

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Thursday, Oct. 8 | 7:00 P.M - 8:00 P.M. EST

Stress experienced during the COVID 19 pandemic has changed our way of life and forced many to face new challenges. This webinar will provide an overview of the impact that profound personal losses suffered during the COVID 19 pandemic has had on many and suggest strategies that can be utilized to facilitate mourning as well as promote self-care, wellness and resiliency.

Topics Covered

  • Understanding Personal Grief & Loss
  • COVID 19 & Loss Experiences
  • Coping with Grief and Loss
  • Grief Complication
  • Self-Care, Wellness & Resiliency Strategies

All registrants will be asked to take a short, confidential survey before the webinar. This survey will help us understand and respond to participants’ experiences with loss during these challenging times. The link to the survey will be sent by separate email at the end of September.

Presenter

Thomas Demaria, Ph.D., Psychologist, National Center for School Crisis & Bereavement, Coalition to Support Grieving Students

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Thursday, Nov. 19 | 7:00 P.M - 8:00 P.M. EST

The current state of affairs in our nation and schools should not paralyze our activism, particularly when it comes to resisting the privatization of Education Support Professionals. Social justice has always been a hard fight in this nation, and we have seldom been able to choose ideal timing or conditions in which to assert our rights. We can and will fight privatization today, and tomorrow, regardless of conditions. Participate in this webinar to learn logistics and techniques, and be inspired to do what is necessary to keep public education out of the hands of profiteers.

Presenter

Tim Barchak, NEA Sr. Program/Policy Analyst

ESP Webinars On Demand

Did you miss one of our monthly professional development webinars for education support professionals? View them here!