Professional Development

Summer Reading on the Latest in Education

July 08, 2016
Summer is the perfect time to catch up on all the books you’ve wanted to read!
Educational Technology, EdTech, Blended Learning, Summer Reading, Teachers, Books, Professional Development

Top 10 Places to Go this Summer for PD and Vacation

June 20, 2016
It’s a myth that teachers have the summer off, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a blast when you go for professional development!
Professional Development, Blended Learning, Flipped Classroom, Differentiated Instruction, EdTech, Google Apps for Education

Summer Professional Development Opportunities

June 08, 2016
Take a look and find the PD that works for you!
Professional Development, PD, EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Games

Everything You Need To Know About ISTE

June 02, 2016
ISTE 2016 is almost here! Check out our ultimate survival guide!
ISTE, Conferences, Events, Professional Development

Bringing the Technology Playground Back to School

May 02, 2016
I took a cue from ISTE and created an interactive space for teachers to try out educational technology.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, Educational Technology, Flipped Classroom, Professional Development

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Empowering Teachers by Embedding Professional Development with Hanna Shekhter

March 08, 2016
This new PD model has teachers jumping at the chance to integrate technology into their classrooms.
Educator Spotlight, Embedded Professional Development, Professional Development, Teachers, EdTech, Educational Technology

Show, Don’t Tell: A Great Philosophy of Professional Development

February 24, 2016
I've been modelling the use of technology for my team in order to familiarize them with the power of technology.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Educational Technology, Professional Development

Differentiating Professional Development with Personalized Technology Plans

September 01, 2015
How can I reach teachers with varying levels of comfort with, and knowledge of, educational technology?
DJLN at ISTE 2015, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Blended Learning, Professional Development, Differentiated Instruction, Personalized Learning, Personalized Technology Plans

How to Get to the Top with Google

August 04, 2015
The goal for every school should be to move the learning experiences up the ladder.
DJLN at ISTE 2015, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Blended Learning, Google, Professional Development

Getting Digitally Inspired at ISTE

July 14, 2015
Tamara Grunberger shares her learning on digital portfolios and blended professional development.
DJLN at ISTE 2015, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Blended Learning, Digital, Professional Development, Portfolios

Schooling in Seattle - DJLN visits the West Coast

February 23, 2015
This year, as we continue working with our New York and New Jersey area schools, we are also expanding our work to other areas of North America.
Blended Learning, Differentiated Instruction, Digital Literacy, EdTech, Educational Technology, Professional Development, Samis

Top 10 Things That Inspired Us On Our #SAMISTIC Adventure

December 22, 2014
The DigitalJLearning Network (DJLN) and The Samis Foundation pulled together a cohort of 18 educators, two teacher-leaders and one administrator from each of the six Jewish day schools in Seattle, and took us on a two-day trip to Los Angeles.
Agile Teaching, Blended Learning, Differentiated Instruction, Digital Literacy, EdTech, Educational Technology, Professional Development, Samis

What is DJLN Up To This Year?

Samis, Professional Development, Google Hangout on Air, Flipped Classroom, Flipped Learning

The Key to Quality Blended Learning? Ongoing Professional Learning

July 31, 2014
Attending ISTE 2014 in Atlanta, GA was an extraordinary learning experience and I am grateful that I was able to be part of it. We were exposed to so many incredible ideas and inspiring educators from across the country.
Professional Development, Alan November, Blended Learning, Graphite, Common Sense Media, ISTE 2014 Reflection, ISTE14, DJLN at ISTE

Answering Your Questions from Beyond the Pilot

Beyond the Pilot, Events, Professional Development, Blended Learning, Master-Based Instruction, Feedback, LMS

Beyond the Panel: A Teacher’s Reflections on Blended Learning

May 22, 2014
The timing could not have been more perfect for “Blended Learning: Moving Beyond the Pilot,” a panel discussion hosted by The DigitalJLearning Network on the evening of May 13th, 2014.
Beyond the Pilot, Events, Professional Development, The Frisch School, Catchup Math, Math, STEM, Sabrina Bernath

Watch "The Simple & Effective Way to Use SOLEs (Self Organized Learning Environments)" With Jamie Mason Cohen

May 20, 2014
>On Tuesday, May 20th, at 11am ET, we held a Google Hangout on Air with Jamie Mason Cohen where he discussed the simple and effective ways to use SOLEs (Self Organized Learning Environments).
Professional Development, Events, Jamie Mason Cohen, SOLE

Watch "Blended Learning: Moving Beyond the Pilot"

Events, Professional Development, Beyond the Pilot

See You at iJED 2014!

iJED 2014, Events, Professional Development, YU School Partnership, Blended Learning

Modeling Blended Learning for Teachers

January 15, 2014
At the Katherine and Jacob Greenfield Hebrew Academy (GHA), we are committed to moving towards a blended learning environment so that we can maximize the opportunity for every teacher to differentiate the delivery of material to each of our students.
Professional Development, Blended Learning, Greenfield Hebrew Academy, Educational Technology, EdTech