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EDU-X700S - Basic Remote Teaching Strategies
EDU-X702A - Teaching Positive Social Skills to Students (prev #: EDU-506YG)
EDU-X709R - Blending Phonics-based Reading with the Whole Language Approach
EDU-X711P - Literacy-Based Scavenger Hunts
EDU-X711R - Teaching Creative English Language Arts Strategies
EDU-X712R - STEAM: Supporting Creativity for Innovation
EDU-X713P - Transitioning To and From the Remote Classroom
EDU-X713R - Designing Effective STEAM Curriculum with Equitable Technology Integration
EDU-X714P - Bringing Reading Alive in the Classroom
EDU-X714R - Social Emotional Learning in the STEAM Classroom
EDU-X715P - Supporting the Homeschooled Student
EDU-X715R - Universal Design for Learning in the STEAM Classroom
EDU-X716R - Teaching Writing Standards Creatively
EDU-X718P - Remote Learning Readiness with Basic Google Tools
EDU-X720P - Literature-Based Learning: Teaching Vocabulary (1-6)
EDU-X721K - Teaching Climate Change in the NGSS Classroom
EDU-X722K - Literature-Based Learning: Creative Grammar Strategies (1-5)
EDU-X735O - Makerspaces: Nuts and Bolts
EDU-X735R - Introduction to Restorative Practices
EDU-X739P - Introduction to Catholic Mental Health Ministry
EDU-X745P - Social Emotional Learning with Remote Teaching: Engagement with Technology
EDU-X747Q - Mathematical Routines to Support Positive Mindsets
EDU-X748Q - Bringing Social Studies Alive in the Classroom
EDU-X748R - Expanding Your Professional Learning Network through Social Media
EDU-X750L - Digital Literacies for the 21st Century Classroom (prev #: EDU-X777I)
EDU-X750Q - Social Changemakers: Cesar Chavez
EDU-X750R - Atomic Habits: Develop Habits to Increase Learning, Efficiency and Joy in the Classroom and Beyond
EDU-X751Q - Social Changemakers: Malala Yousefazai
EDU-X752Q - Social Changemakers: Sonia Sotomayor
EDU-X753Q - Social Changemakers: Nelson Mandela
EDU-X754Q - Social Changemakers: Ruth Bader Ginsburg
EDU-X756R - Educational Leadership and Innovation for the 21st Century
EDU-X757R - Educational Innovation Academy
EDU-X758R - Purposeful Play for Educational Leaders
EDU-X759R - The Business of Education Technology: Understanding a Highly Unique Market
EDU-X763J - Historical Spotlights - Great Explorers
EDU-X765J - Historical Spotlights - World War II
EDU-X766J - Historical Spotlights - American Presidents
EDU-X768J - Historical Spotlights - World War I
EDU-X776O - Geography in the Classroom: Using Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
EDU-X777O - Google Tools Curriculum Planning
EDU-X780L - Next Generation Science Standards: Unit and Lesson Design (9-12)
EDU-X780P - Character and Athletics
EDU-X781P - Differentiation of Instruction: How to Reach Every Athlete on Your Team
EDU-X782P - Leadership in Coaching
EDU-X783J - Technology Tools for Enhancing Instruction and Empowering Students
EDU-X784P - The Innovator's Mindset: Empower Learning through Creativity and Connections
EDU-X785R - Introduction to Restorative Justice: A Global Social Movement
EDU-X787P - Health and PE Innovation: Incorporating Technology into Your Curriculum
EDU-X788P - Cognitively Guided Instruction in Math (CGI)
EDU-X788Q - The Feedback Loop: Using Classroom Evidence to Improve Learning
EDU-X789Q - Rethinking Your Homework and Grading Paradigm
EDU-X793Q - Engagement: Connecting Students to Content
EDU-X794O - Groupwork--Accountable Talk in the Classroom
EDU-X794R - Social Emotional Learning, Remote Learning and Student Engagement Webinar
EDU-X795O - Historical Spotlights - American History: What COULD Have Been
EDU-X795R - Introduction to Forest School STEAM Pedagogy
EDU-X796O - Amazon Alexa in Education - Voice User Interfaces in the Classroom
EDU-X796R - Forest School STEAM Practicum
EDU-X797L - Infusing Art in the 21st Century Classroom: Non-Western Art for the K-12 Classroom
EDU-X797O - Empathy Matters: A Core Skill for K-12 and Beyond
EDU-X798L - Teaching Informational Text/Nonfiction (1-6)
EDU-X798O - Supporting Learners with Google Classroom
EDU-X799L - Planning a Guided Math Unit (K-6)