Professional Development

Take your instructional skills to the next level with learning modules, training videos and real-time digital workshops designed to help educators support students towards life-long success.

19 matching results

Learning Module30-45 min.

(Re)Defining STEM

The STEM education movement has been around for decades, yet the needle has been slow to move, especially for students from underrepresented communities...
  • STEM
  • College and Career Resources
  • English Language Arts
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Learning Module35 min.

Interdisciplinary Learning: Making Connections

For too long, students have learned in silos: an hour of language, followed by an hour of mathematics, followed by an hour of science ...
  • STEM
  • College and Career Resources
  • English Language Arts
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Learning Module30-45 min.

Bringing Students Back to the Center

We are living through a period of rapid transformation, from the way we work to how we communicate and even experience entertainment. But if you look at the landscape of education...
  • STEM
  • College and Career Resources
  • English Language Arts
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Learning Module30-45 min.

(Re)Defining Student Engagement

As educators, you know that student engagement is critical if they are expected to excel academically and socially.
  • STEM
  • College and Career Resources
  • English Language Arts
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Learning Module30-45 min.

Creating an Inquiry Mindset

Didactic approaches to teaching and learning have been the norm for decades, but for students to excel in the workforce of tomorrow they need to develop transferrable skills in the classrooms of today.
  • STEM
  • College and Career Resources
  • English Language Arts
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Webinar33:26 min.

College Access

The college admissions process can be overwhelming, even for the most prepared students. Establishing a college list, seeking out financial aid and navigating the multiple hurdles along the way...
  • College and Career Resources
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • English Language Arts
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Webinar40:29 min.

How to Integrate STEM into Your Classroom

STEM is often taught in silos – with science being taught in science class, math being taught in math class, and so on. However, teaching STEM...
  • STEM
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Technology
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Webinar49:31 min.

Implementing Differentiated Instruction with Active STEM Learning

As an educator, you understand that every student you work with is unique and requires a unique approach to maximize...
  • STEM
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Technology
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Webinar40:27 min.

Introducing TGR EDU Explore

Today’s passion can turn into tomorrow’s career. Join Discovery Education and the TGR Foundation as we showcase TGR EDU: Explore.
  • STEM
  • College and Career Resources
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Webinar35 min.

Rethinking Failure: Integrating Social and Emotional Learning into Any Discipline

Social and emotional learning reframes teaching and learning more holistically, so that students are equipped with the tools and skills necessary...
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • English Language Arts
  • College and Career Resources
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Webinar48:31 min.

Using Project-Based Learning to Develop 21st Century Skills

In the 21st century workforce, students need more than just content knowledge. Project-based learning (PBL) teaches students...
  • STEM
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Technology
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Training Video7 min.

Are You Financially Fit For College?

Give students the information and confidence they need to get into the college they want AND pay for it. Join a TGR facilitator...
  • College and Career Resources
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Training Video4:37 min.

Explore Digital Transmission

Join students and a facilitator from the TGR Learning Lab as they walk through the Digital Transmission lesson plan, providing essential strategies that...
  • Technology
  • STEM
  • Science (Physical)
  • Engineering
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Training Video5:11 min.

What’s Lurking In Your Fast Food

Join a facilitator and students from the TGR Learning Lab as they walk through the What’s Lurking in Your Fast Food lesson plan, providing essential...
  • Science (Life)
  • STEM
  • English Language Arts
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Teaching Tidbit Video

Collaboration in the Digital Space

Collaboration is an important skill, but how can you ensure students have authentic opportunities to collaborate in a digital space? Virtual learning has exposed challenges in creating collaborative groups, but thankfully there are tools and strategies that can make virtual collaboration just as impactful as in-person collaboration. In this video, learn about the benefits of collaboration and concrete strategies for ensuring students collaborate in a digital environment.
  • STEM
  • Technology
  • Social Emotional Learning
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Teaching Tidbit Video

How to Develop a Positive Remote Learning Mindset

The challenges of remote learning can seem daunting, for both educators and students. But intentional practice and a focus on mindset can improve the experience and help students thrive. In this video, learn five tips and strategies to develop a positive remote learning mindset.
  • STEM
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Technology
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Teaching Tidbit Video

How to Use Digital Learning Portfolios

Assessing student work and progress toward learning goals is vital, but too often the only way students are able to demonstrate competency is via traditional assessments. But there are a variety of digital portfolios for students to use that can aid in this endeavor, and many of them are free! In this video, learn about digital tools you can use and how they can transform student learning.
  • STEM
  • Technology
  • College and Career Resources
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Teaching Tidbit Video

Screens On, Minds On

How can you ensure students are actively engaged in a remote setting? Learning outside the four walls of the classroom allows for new, innovative ways to teach, but too often students are passively watching live or pre-recorded lectures. In this video, gain tips and strategies to ensure that students’ minds are engaged when their screens are on.
  • STEM
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Technology
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Teaching Tidbit Video

The Three Dimensions of Engagement

We all know student engagement is important, but what does it really mean for students to be engaged? And how can we ensure students are engaged during a virtual or hybrid learning environment. In this video, learn about the three types of engagement plus strategies for improving student engagement in the classroom.
  • STEM
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Technology
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