Workshops

LEARN DIRECTLY FROM THE EXPERTS YOU TRUST THE MOST: OTHER TEACHERS.

It’s great to learn strategies I can use right away—directly from other teachers.Joshua Parker, 2012 Maryland Teacher of the Year

Session 1

Tuesday, Nov 27 8:00 pm EST

Enlisting Parents’ Help to Secure High-Quality Paid Student Internships

Claire Trouard Carencro High School, Academy of Information Technology Director, shares how she engages parents to help cultivate and secure life-changing internships for her students.

Grades 9-12

Session 1

Tuesday, Dec 4 8:00 pm EST

Organizing “Career Lunches” that establish lasting connections between students and industry leaders

Jasmine Smith shares how she builds and maintains her advisory board by organizing student-hosted lunches with industry leaders.

Grades 9-12

Session 2

Tuesday, Dec 4 8:00 pm EST

Enlisting Parents’ Help to Secure High-Quality Paid Student Internships

Claire Trouard Carencro High School, Academy of Information Technology Director, shares how she engages parents to help cultivate and secure life-changing internships for her students.

Grades 9-12

Session 1

Wednesday, Dec 5 8:00 pm EST

Enlisting industry partners to bring real-life expertise to your career-academy classroom

Sharrell Howard shares how she engages industry partners to support her career-academy classroom and grow and strengthen her advisory board.

Grades 9-12

Session 1

Thursday, Dec 6 8:00 pm EST

Inspiring students to give back to their community by preparing income tax returns through the IRS VITA program

Sue Bahrenberg shares how she turns her high-school finance students into VITA-certified tax preparers who provide free basic income-tax-return preparation to individuals in their community.

Grades 9-12

Session 2

Tuesday, Dec 11 8:00 pm EST

Organizing “Career Lunches” that establish lasting connections between students and industry leaders

Jasmine Smith shares how she builds and maintains her advisory board by organizing student-hosted lunches with industry leaders.

Grades 9-12

Session 2

Wednesday, Dec 12 8:00 pm EST

Enlisting industry partners to bring real-life expertise to your career-academy classroom

Sharrell Howard shares how she engages industry partners to support her career-academy classroom and grow and strengthen her advisory board.

Grades 9-12

Session 1

Wednesday, Dec 12 8:00 pm EST

Encouraging students to explore new cultures in ways that foster their critical thinking, independence, and collaboration.

Meirav Kravetz shares how bringing her students in contact with a new culture and its citizens helps them to become better critical thinkers and more independent and collaborative learners.

Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12

Session 2

Thursday, Dec 13 8:00 pm EST

Inspiring students to give back to their community by preparing income tax returns through the IRS VITA program

Sue Bahrenberg shares how she turns her high-school finance students into VITA-certified tax preparers who provide free basic income-tax-return preparation to individuals in their community.

Grades 9-12

Session 2

Wednesday, Dec 19 8:00 pm EST

Encouraging students to explore new cultures in ways that foster their critical thinking, independence, and collaboration.

Meirav Kravetz shares how bringing her students in contact with a new culture and its citizens helps them to become better critical thinkers and more independent and collaborative learners.

Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12