Virtual Academy Sessions

Session Archives November 2009 to Feb. 2010
Online Professional Development is a growing area for schools.
Our teachers have access to online professional development with an exciting new series of 18 online sessions called the Virtual Academy. Click on the sessions for course descriptions and times.
Virtual Academy Sessions

Nov. 12- Digital Storytelling David Jakes
Dec 3- Netbooks - Going 1 to 1 - Elizabeth Helfant
Three Part Series - Google and Wikis and Blogs - Oh My! Web 2.0 in Education (Each one can be taken individually. You don't need to attend all 3)
Dec 10 - Google Applications - Robin Ellis
Jan 7- Blogs-Will Richardson
Jan 14-Wikis-Will Richardson

Jan 21-21st C Teaching - Rigor and Relevance- Sheryl Nussbaum Beach
Jan 28- Digital Experience in the Elementary Classroom-Sheryl Nussbaum Beach
Feb 4 - Smartboards in the Classroom-David Mileham, Erie Boces
Feb. 11th - Trends Impacting Education - Robin Ellis
March 25 TPACK Language Arts
This session will look at how to use the ISTE NETS and the TPACK model to seamlessly integrate technology, pedagogy, and content together in
ways that support language arts instruction.
April 8 TPACK Science
This session will look at how to use the ISTE NETS and the TPACK model to seamlessly integrate technology, pedagogy, and content together in
ways that support science instruction.
April 15 TPACK Mathematics
This session will look at how to use the ISTE NETS and the TPACK model to seamlessly integrate technology, pedagogy, and content together in
ways that support mathematics instruction.
April 22 TPACK Social Studies
This session will look at how to use the ISTE NETS and the TPACK model to seamlessly integrate technology, pedagogy, and content together in
ways that support social studies instruction.
April 29 Leadership Focus
This session will give an overview of the New National Education Technology Plan and how when combined with the NETS-T holds promise for
positive 21st Century reform.

Enroll In Virtual Academy Sessions - REGISTER ON COURSEWHERE

Enrollment is open for teachers and administrators in the schools of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
To enroll, click here and see the listings under Virtual Academy: