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Happy Spring! We are delighted to share with you the latest Teacher Resources, Pinterest Press, Career Links, and much more from around the world in our latest issue, below!

Yours in Education,

Xi Gamma Chapter Executive Board, Seton Hall University

Κ Δ Π International Honor Society in Education

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Teacher Resources


Launched as a means of sharing useful downloadable resources with teachers around the world, the site has the fundamental aim of sharing free resources.

Newsletters and Journals from the U.S. Department of Education. Topics include:

  • ED Review — bi-weekly update on ED activities.

  • ED RSS — daily feed of ED news, funding, and teaching resources.

  • Education Research News — education research, evaluation, and statistics.

  • Engaging Families — family, school and community engagement.

  • OVAE Connection — research, evaluation, and technical assistance on career and technical education, adult education, and community colleges.

  • PreventionED — updates on substance abuse and violence prevention education issues, legislation, and funding opportunities.

  • School Turnaround Newsletter — resources for turning around low-performing schools.

  • Superintendent Monthly — updates on policy, research, grants, and more.

  • Teaching Matters — ED's bi-weekly newsletter celebrating teachers and teaching.

  • Touching Base — newsletter for the military community.

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Pinterest Press: April Edition

This month we feature April classroom themes from:

  • Earth Day
  • Math Education Month
  • National Poetry Month
  • Zoo and Aquarium Month
  • Easter / Spring
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Question of the Month

"How do you renew your energy and excitement for your work in Education?"

Feel free to include your name, workplace, and city/state in your answer via social media:



Twitter: @KDPSHU


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Conferences in Education

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iLead Workshops:
April 8, 2017 at 9:00–4:00 PM (CST)
Springfield, MO
Missouri State University (HILL Hall 001)

April 14, 2017 at 8:00–3:00 PM (CST)
Glen Ellyn, IL
College of DuPage

April 29, 2017 at 8:30–2:30 PM (EST)
Kingston, RI
University of Rhode Island (Pharmacy Building)

ELL Workshop:

May 6, 2017
Clarksville, TN at 10:00–5:00 PM (CST)
Austin Peay State University (Claxton Building, 3rd Floor, 601)

Culturally Responsive Teaching and Leading Workshops:

April 22, 2017 at 8:30–4:30 PM (CST)
Oxford, MS
University of Missisippi

April 22, 2017 at 9:00–4:00 PM (EST)
Rock Hill, SC
Winthrop University

April 29, 2017 at 9:00–4:00 PM (EST)
Union, NJ
Kean University

Educational Technology for Authentic Lifelong Learning Workshop:

April 22, 2017 at 9:00–3:00 PM (EST)
Newburgh, NY
Mt. St. Mary College

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EdCamp: College Edition

EdCamp is looking to host as many guests as possible to attend, both preservice educators as well as professors, teachers, and administrators to collaborate and share their knowledge within the field of education.

Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT

Rider University

2083 Lawrenceville Road
Lawrenceville, NJ

Join us for EdCamp: College Edition, an "unconference conference" for education majors to network and learn from other education professionals. There will be many opportunities for growth and development as educators! Registration begins at 9:30am in the Student Recreation Center.

Register here.

Education in the News

Amazon deepens university ties in artificial intelligence race Inc has launched a new program to help students build capabilities into its voice-controlled assistant Alexa, the latest move by a technology firm to nurture ideas and talent in artificial intelligence research.

KDP New Member Induction Ceremony

Sunday, April 30th, 11:30am-12pm

Jubilee Auditorium & Atrium

Ceremony followed by light reception for new members and guests.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Career Links

Decoding what interviewers want to know.

Imagine if an inner voice was constantly telling you that you are a professional fraud.

Consider incorporating one or more of these recommendations.

Follow these 4 Steps.

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If you're looking for a teaching job in science, technology, engineering or math, you've come to the right place. Our exclusive STEM educators online job fair is just one month away! This event is free, and open to all individuals seeking K-12 teaching (or admin) positions.

Date: Thursday, April 27

Time: 11 AM to 2 PM ET - join anytime, from anywhere (home, office, school)


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