Partnering for Student Success
The goal of the Pulling For Kids web portal is to work with other educational partners to provide a diverse sampling of educational resources and content to ensure relevant, high quality content, and to promote products and services that may be purchased once access to Pulling For Kids concludes.
What resources are available?
Richard Brundage is the award winning television director, news anchor, and lecturer who has trained some of the world’s top CEO’s, high ranking government officials, celebrities and sports figures for appearances on such programs as 60-mintues and Dateline NBC. Richard Brundage has produced a video to share with us, “The Heart in Communicating.”
The Education Service Center at Greenbush has compiled a one-stop virtual resource containing online professional development resources for teachers, administrators, and parents. Easily navigate the list of topics to find practical materials on a variety of topics from ADHD, to learning styles, to student engagement.
Need to provide core training for a large number of employees on critical issues such as HIPAA, handling bloodborne pathogens, sexual harassment, or driver safety? Find targeted instructional videos online with supporting materials for certified and classified school personnel.
Greenbush Labs offers an online course series for Basic Programming and Game Development. Course instruction uses Scratch – a media development toolkit that makes it easy for your students to create interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art that can be shared via the web.
As students create and share Scratch programs and projects, they learn important 21st century skills, develop mathematical and computational concepts, and learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively.
Mark Dodge, Director of Distance Learning, presents monthly webinars targeting Administrators and District Leaders.
Twyla Lomen, Spanish Course Instructor, presents monthly Spanish webinars targeting students grades K-2.
JK Thomas and Associates provide a professional learning network for leaders in education that impact the learning of every child. User-friendly, on demand seminars are available from an online library.
The Master Teacher® provides essential solutions to meet the professional development needs of educators at all levels—from the paraeducator to the superintendent.
For more than 40 years, The Master Teacher® has provided resources that are dedicated to helping develop and support continuous learning.
The Pulling for Kids portal offers a sampling of 12 online courses that include a variety of strategies for effective classroom management, student motivation, and working with parents.