iNACOL PLUGGED IN 09.20.17
iNACOL is proud to announce its lineup of keynote speakers at the iNACOL Symposium on October 23-25 in Orlando. View the keynote plenary sessions here. This year’s theme is Personalizing Learning: Equity, Access, Quality.
If you haven’t yet registered to attend #inacol17, register here today. Here are helpful links to learn more:
At the National Summit on K-12 Competency-Based Education, one of the key emerging issues explored was meeting students where they are. CompetencyWorks released a paper titled Meeting Students Where They...
Upcoming iNACOL Events
September Teacher Talk Webinar | How Teachers Can Create Authentic, Real-World, Personalized Learning Opportunities for Students
September 21, 2017 | 6:00-7:00 p.m. ET
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October Leadership Webinar | What Personalized Learning Looks Like Across the U.S.
October 11, 2017 | 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET
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iNACOL Symposium 2017
October 23-25, 2017 | Orlando, Florida
Theme: Personalizing Learning: Equity, Access, Quality
Plugged In Headlines: Other News in Personalized, Competency-Based, Blended and Online Education
The How to Your Why
Bill Zima, CompetencyWorks
New Hampshire’s Testing Pilot, PACE, Gaining Ground
Lola Duffort, Concord Monitor
Las Vegas High School Testing New Learning ‘Xperience’
Meghin Delaney, Las Vegas Review-Journal
Teacher Voice: Six Ways to Build a High-School Internship Program that Changes Low-Income Students’ Lives
Kelli Hillestad, The Hechinger Report
Do I Have a Voice? Student Ownership Drives Engagement Among Urban Youth
Jennifer Fredricks, Students at the Center Hub
The Intersection of Immigration and Readiness
Rolando Fernando, KnowledgeWorks
The Evolving Philadelphia High School
Melanie Bavaria, The Notebook
iNACOL in the News
15 Dimensions of Personalized Learning
Tom Vander Ark, Education Week
As the dominant meme of U.S. education, personalized learning is frequently discussed and debated. We’ve each developed a mental model of what it is aspirationally and how that’s different from what we used to do. While there is…
Four Can’t-Miss Education Conferences for EdTech Leaders
Matthew Lynch, Education Week
The field of education has a plethora of conferences and assemblies where educators and industry leaders gather to learn about emerging developments, instructional trends and market disruptors. If you are interested in attending a…
Let Learners Get in Their Zone (of Proximal Development)
Marisa Kaplan, EdSurge
“Personalized learning” is a term that people take quite personally — and that leads to a variety of interpretations about what it means. That’s a problem, says John Reyes, director of educational technology for the Archdiocese of Los…