What resources are available?
Center of Advanced Media Studies
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 including: ADHD, Assessments, Autism, Behavior Intervention, Bullying, Classroom Environment and Management, Differentiated Instruction, Diverse Learners, Early Childhood, Effective Communication, ELL, Engaging Families and Community, ESI (Emergency Safety Interventions) Kansas College and Career Ready Standards, Learning Styles, Low SES Supports, Math Intervention, Motivating Students, Online Learning, Professional Growth & Reflection, Professional Learning Communities, Reading Intervention, Student Centered Learning & Engagement, Technology Integration, and Tiered Supports.
Organizational Safety & Privacy Video Resources
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 webinars targeting Administrators and District Leaders.
Tim Burns, Math instructor for the SEK Education Service Center in Girard, KS presents instructional math webinars for students.
Twyla Lomen, Spanish Course Instructor, presents Spanish webinars targeting students grades K-2.
JK Thomas & Associates
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.
School Specialty is forging an exciting era in the educational market as the industry’s most extensive provider of solutions focused on helping educators help students succeed. In an effort to participate in QZAB bond funding, School Specialty will make available some of its core
reading and math online educational programs on the Pulling for Kids website which include:
- Wordly Wise i3000
- Explode The Code Online
- Academy of READING
- Academy of MATH