5 Free Courses to PowerUp Your Personal Professional Development this Year!

PowerUp is a great source for expanding your personal professional development. From our curated Teacher Playlists and our resource-rich Instructional Strategy Guides in ELA and Math, to our suggestions for integrating technology, PowerUp is full of practical strategies and ideas to explore in your classroom.

This year, consider taking your professional learning further by combining your self-directed learning on PowerUp with free, online courses aimed at teachers. We’ve identified 5 upcoming courses that align with PowerUp resources to get you started:

  1. Common Core in Action: Literacy in the Content Areas- Exploring Literacy Design Collaborative Template Tasks

  2. Common Core in Action: Math Classroom Challenges- Using Formative Assessment to Guide Instruction

  3. Performance Assessment in the Virtual Classroom

  4. Foundations of Virtual Instruction

  5. Emerging Trends & Technologies in the Virtual K-12 Classroom 

What's New on POWERUP?

Use Technology Tools to Support Formative Assessment!

How can technology tools support teachers in their use of formative assessment across different subject areas to better serve the needs of struggling students? Read our new blog post to learn about how technology tools for formative assessment can help you better personalize instruction to meet the needs of your students.