Free Workshop: 10 PDPs for MA Teachers
Essential EdTech Skills for MA Teachers
Free online workshop worth 10 PDPs for Massachusetts teachers on March 6, 2024. Space for this event is limited and registration will close upon reaching capacity.
MA DESE-Approved PD Provider
ED Technology Specialists is an approved MA DESE PD Provider with the following Content areas: 1) Curriculum and Instruction, 2) English Language Learners, 3) Instructional Technology/Digital Literacy, and 4) Special Needs-General. Our PD Provider number is: F2023018 Our provider name and information is posted to the Massachusetts PD Provider Registry at www.doe.mass.edu/pd.
1 Hour Kick-off Live Webinar with Self-Paced Online Activities
Maximizing Efficiency and Engagement with EdTech Tools! In this hands-on hybrid workshop, participants will learn and practice strategies to use EdTech tools to save time and eliminate stress while developing meaningful learning experiences that meet the needs of current students.
The overuse and undermanagement of technology throughout the pandemic has left many students and educators with a sense of “tech fatigue.” Let’s pump some life back into our digital experiences and harness the power of technology to take the cognitive load off of teachers and help design engaging and effective learning experiences to deepen learning and accomplish tasks that were not previously possible. In this hands-on hybrid workshop, participants will learn and practice strategies to use EdTech tools to save time and eliminate stress while developing meaningful learning experiences that meet the needs of current students.
This workshop will consist of:
- A 1 Hour Kick-off Live Webinar on March 6 at 4 PM EST.
- 4 assignments of asynchronous exploration, practice, and implementation.
- Creation of one Learning Artifact
- Support and Feedback from an EDTechnology Specialists’ MA Teacher Mentor
Once you have attended the webinar and completed the asynchronous assignments, you will receive a certificate for 10 PDPs.
Essential EdTech Skills for MA Teachers10 PDPs
- Includes acces to the live webinar on March 6 plus four self-paced assignments.
- Receive an official PDP Certificate worth 10 PDPs once assignments are submitted.
- Record your 10 PDPs in your IPDP after you recieve your certificate.
- Students must submit work by May 1 to obtain the certificate of completion.
MA Free PDP Workshop Registration Process
Register Through ED Technology Specialists
Enroll with ED Technology Specialists by selecting “Register Now” below the package. The package includes access to a live webinar and 4 assignments worth 10 PDPs. After you register, you will be sent an email with links to join the webinar and begin your coursework.
Receive Your PDPs
When you complete the course, you will be sent an official certificate of completion with our DESE PD Provider number, worth 10 PDPs.
“Finally, some real professional development I can use! I love that it is online.
I am able to work at my own pace.”