December 3, 2018
Share Your Expertise with Pre-Service Students & Instructors
National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Programs
Gilder Lehrman Teacher Seminars
You must teach at a Gilder Lehrman affiliate school, but, guess what! This is also free, and by signing up, you get access to many free or discounted materials. They have also have online collections that serve as reliable sites for student research.
National History Day
ICE Edvent Calendar
Year round you can get the Big Idea Book, full of apps and resources, via ICE. See the latest issue and sign up here.
edWeek Virtual Event to Feature Michele Eaton of Wayne Township
Michelle Eaton from Wayne Township in Indianapolis will be one of the featured panelists on Education Week's personalized learning online summit this Thursday, from 1-3 pm ET. Topics include research for and against, principals' views, 5 big mistakes education companies are making in trying to serve schools’ personalized learning needs, low-tech personalized strategies, and more. More details and registration information are found here.
This Week's Update from generationON Indiana
This article about gratitude from ASCD has been recirculating recently; it includes several ways the power of gratitude can benefit students, and things educators can do to assist.
Opportunities for Educators & Students
December 3-9: Hour of Code (Computer Science Education Week)
December 3-18: Birdville ISD Online Summit
December 4: DOE Webinar: Coding in the Classroom and after School, 4 pm EST
December 4: Integrating CS in Middle School Workshop, LaPorte County Public Library
December 6: EdWeek Online Summit: The Path to Personalized Learning, 1-3 pm ET
December 7: Counselors for Computing Workshop at Salesforce, Indianapolis
December 14-31: Matt Miller's #DitchSummit Online
December 21: Deadline to comment on Indiana's ESSA Amendment
January 11: State Deadline for Letters about Literature
January 24: #GoOpen Summit at Center Grove
February 12-13: Teaching with Primary Sources Workshop: Focus on Student Inquiry at IU
February 18: Deadline to Apply for Gilder Lehrman Summer Seminars