Connected Educators Month

Sponsored by the Department of Education

October is Connected Educators Month (CME)

The U.S. Department of Education's Connected Educators initiative has made October 2013 the second annual Connected Educator Month. During the month of October, there will be opportunities for educators to collaborate and participate in dozens of free events and activities on online to develop their skills and enhance their personal learning networks.

What is a connected educator?

Want to find out more about being a connected educator. Click here to see a day in the life of a connect educator.
Connected Educator Month - Derrick Willard

CEM Calendar and Kick-off Event

An intensive, three-day online conference on transforming teaching and

learning—featuring senior Department of Education officials and education thought leaders—will kick off the month. You can check out other events and activities on the CEM Calendar.


Want to get started being a Connected Educator?

Click here to access the Connected Educators Month Starter Kit.

Discovery Education Joins in Connected Educator Month!

Discovery Education is a wonderful resource available to teachers and students at Chesterfield County Public Schools, and they are joining the Department of Education to support Connected Educators Month. Discovery Education is holding daily events specifically related to creative classroom lesson plan and creating digital projects with students. Check out their website and calendar for more information.
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