Sunday, July 28, 2013

Check out these upcoming Coursera MOOCS

Most have heard of MOOCs or Massively Open Online Courses, but few have finished one. Coursera is offering many teacher professional development courses starting in the next few weeks. There are courses to meet the need of teachers and administrators from every level and almost every area of study. Video previews of two of the classes are below. Check them out and if interested in receiving Continuing Education credit, leave a comment on this post or email ryan_smith@roundrockisd.org.

Thursday, July 11, 2013

RRISD's own presenting at conference in Scotland

Round Rock ISD's Lyn Crowell is going to be presenting a professional development session at the British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society (BELMAS) conference in the coming days. The conference is held in Scotland and she will be sharing her notes from the sessions she attends as well as her thoughts from the events tied to the conference. This will be a great opportunity for a lens into what is going on with educational leadership across the pond. Please stay tuned and follow either @rrisdpd or @LynCrowell on Twitter to learn along with her.