edWeb.net would like to give special thanks to teachers around the world on World Teachers’ Day. Teachers are so important in the lives of our students, and we see every day how passionate they are about learning new ways to engage students in learning and prepare them for the future.
Many teachers asked, “How do I earn respect from my administration?” A teacher’s relationship with their administration is the most important relationship in an educator’s professional life. If the interactions are strained, it can put a lot of stress on the teacher.
Earning the respect of colleagues and parents is a monumental task. The first step for the novice is establishing lines of communication.
On this month’s interview on Education Talk Radio, hosted by edweb.net, Karen Collias, founder of Knowledge without Borders, shared some insight on how online learning communities can be used to expand the knowledge base of educators, worldwide. Karen has broad and extensive experience in the field of education, including a PhD from Columbia University, global education experience in Russia, work experience with the Smithsonian Science Center, educational consulting positions and… read more →
In this month’s Emerging Tech webinar on edWeb.net, presenter Michelle Luhtala broadcasted live from AASL. She was joined by guest presenters Lisa Schmucki, founder and CEO of edWeb.net, and Mary Ellen Minnchello, President of Connecticut Association of School Libraries.
edWebers were “twitterpated” with this month’s TechTools webinar presented by Shannon Holden. In this lively session all about Twitter for teachers, participants learned how to effectively develop their skills and careers in 140 characters or less. The hour long session was full of great ideas and suggestions for any twitter user. Veterans and newbies alike conversed eagerly as Shannon shared tips and tricks for creating an account, getting yourself noticed, and using twitter for lesson plans and student collaboration.… read more →