Micro-courses are targeted learning on important topics that can be completed and ready to apply in 90 minutes.
Asynchronous - work online at your own pace
Synchronous - work online with a group
In-person sessions available in the Maryland, Virginia, and DC areas
Live online sessions also available for staff professional learning
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"Creating Time to Teach:
Harnessing the Power of Pre-Recording"
This micro-course provides teachers with time to work with small groups or individual students.
Create blocks of time by pre-recording video.
Videos can be imperfect and completed in one take.
Record directions and demonstrations so students can watch them several times.
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You can download your own copy.
You will want to consider micro-courses for your entire staff, so be sure to reach out to Amie for group pricing.
When you register a group, you also get a live session that helps to synthesize online learning.
Is there a topic you don't see listed? Ask about it! New sessions are continually being developed.
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"Promoting Student Agency:
Choosing Teacher-led or Student-led Activities"
This micro-course guides you to create
Learn an easy way to vary teacher involvement so students do more.
Consider what you teach to the whole class vs. what students can learn themselves.
Review an example lesson that models how to structure a lesson.