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Adult Learning Spotlight: Western Iowa Tech Community College

posted on April 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Adult Learning Spotlight: Western Iowa Tech Community College

The HiSET™ program from Educational Testing Service (ETS) replaces the traditional GED program at WITCC, offering an accessible and affordable alternative to those seeking a High School equivalency diploma.

To earn your HiSET™, you must pass the five HiSET™ tests: reading, math, writing, social studies and science.

  • Free pretests are administered through the...
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Posted on April 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM Comments

PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators

posted on January 24, 2014 at 12:00 AM

PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators

PBS LearningMedia is looking for 100 of America’s most innovative educators that use digital media/technology in the classroom to become one of the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators. Selected applicants will receive:

All-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., for hands-on training at the 2014 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Summit.

One year of free professional development opportunities including virtual trainings and access to exclusive...

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Posted on January 24, 2014 at 12:00 AM Comments

Want Powerful Professional Development at No Cost to You?

posted on January 21, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Want Powerful Professional Development at No Cost to You?

Iowa Public Television can help your educators use multimedia resources including mobile, audio, video, and interactive whiteboard resources.  Our resources come from programs, internet, video, and additional ways that IPTV and PBS have presence within the educational community. Great for 1:1 schools!

  • Resources for PreK-12
  • Presentations can be any length
  • IPTV travels to ANY school in...
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Posted on January 21, 2014 at 12:00 AM Comments

Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

posted on January 13, 2014 at 10:15 AM

Exploring the World of Science and Engineering

Have you ever pondered how NASA ensures what they send into space is really safe for the environment? Erick Ordoñez is a materials engineer at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, who does this every day and has truly mastered a work-life balance. His story is sure to entice any student who has ever had aspirations of becoming an astronaut or being involved in the exciting world of NASA and outer space in any way! In this video from...

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Posted on January 13, 2014 at 10:15 AM Comments

Get Ahead of the Game with PBS TeacherLine and Win FREE In-Person PD for Your School

posted on January 2, 2014 at 1:58 PM

Get Ahead of the Game with PBS TeacherLine and Win FREE In-Person PD for Your School

This 2014 get ahead of the game! Tackle your professional development credits by taking a PBS TeacherLine course and learn the skills you need to lead a winning class! PBS TeacherLine offers an assortment of online development courses trusted by thousands of PreK-12 educators from 15 to 45-hour facilitated courses to 3-hour self-paced courses you can take on your own time.

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Posted on January 2, 2014 at 1:58 PM Comments

Plug In! How to Integrate Tablets, Smart Phones, Devices, and More

posted on January 2, 2014 at 12:00 AM

Plug In! How to Integrate Tablets, Smart Phones, Devices, and More

As we approach the New Year, now is a great time for you to catch up with FREE professional development resources that address many of the digital trends in the classroom. If you are a teacher or homeschooler who wants to use more technology with your students, but don’t know where to start, then PBS LearningMedia has the answer for you in this easy to digest recorded webinar all about integrating tablets, smart phones, laptops and whiteboards into curriculum. Join K-12 tech expert Leslie Fisher as she explores how to successfully integrate mobile technology into the classroom. Learn about top applications, practical tips and solutions for overcoming barriers along the way. Click Read More

Posted on January 2, 2014 at 12:00 AM Comments

Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century

posted on December 16, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century

Looking for a FREE and informative professional development resource that can help you better engage with students in the 21st Century? Learn how to ignite students' curiosity and ingenuity with this collection of PBS LearningMedia resources from the documentary Digital Media: New Learners of the 21st Century, produced by Twin Cities Public Television. Explore how exceptional instructors are increasingly using digital media and interactive practices and help your students become civically engaged, allow them to collaborate with peers worldwide and empower them to direct their own learning. Click Read More

Posted on December 16, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments

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