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How You Can Build Democracy in the Classroom

Posted on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Foster democratic principles through teacher-student partnership and shared decision-making.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Professional Learning

From PLN to Practice: Tips from 5 Educators on Personalizing Your Professional Learning

Posted on Sun, 06/25/2017 - 01:00 by Jeff Knutson

What is a PLN, and why should you start one? Our panel of teachers and PLN experts weigh in.

Topics

Professional Learning

5 Ways to Maximize PD and Networking at Conferences

Posted on Tue, 05/31/2016 - 02:00 by Kelly Mendoza

Get the most out of conferences so you can make changes for your teaching, students, and school.

Topics

Professional Learning

What's Working: Distance Learning Tips for Teachers

Posted on Thu, 09/24/2020 - 12:50 by Christine Elgersma

Get ideas to improve your practice, better meet students’ needs, support parents/caregivers, and sustain your own well-being.

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, Professional Learning

Do-It-Yourself Professional Development

Posted on Mon, 06/06/2016 - 02:00 by Rachelle Wooten

Seven ways to learn with Common Sense Education this summer.

Topics

Professional Learning

6 Great Teacher Communities for Summer PD

Posted on Wed, 06/19/2019 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Share lesson plans, ask questions, and connect with other inspiring educators.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Professional Learning

3 Ways to Empower Teachers and Transform Classrooms

Posted on Mon, 06/13/2016 - 02:00 by Fanny Passeport

Give teachers new learning experiences to unlock their creativity.

Topics

Professional Learning

What If Your PD Looked Like This?

Posted on Thu, 02/22/2018 - 02:00 by Dr. Karri Adams

Inspire your fellow educators to embrace opportunities for growth.

Topics

Professional Learning

Summer Reads for Teachers

Posted on Mon, 06/03/2019 - 15:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Help students navigate their digital lives by nourishing your own professional development.

Topics

Professional Learning

5 Ways Social Studies Teachers Can Use Common Sense Education

Posted on Fri, 01/08/2016 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Key features and advice for those looking to get the most out of Common Sense Education.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, Professional Learning

Where to Find Common Sense at SXSWedu

Posted on Fri, 03/04/2016 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Check out our sessions on privacy, English learners, edtech, and SEL.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Professional Learning

A Survival Guide to Teens' Digital Lingo

Posted on Thu, 12/08/2016 - 02:00 by Brisa Ayub

Decode teens' shorthand with our Digital Glossary.

Grades

3–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Professional Learning

5 Ways Librarians Can Use Common Sense Education

Posted on Tue, 04/12/2016 - 02:00 by Ryan Diyommo

Help students find new interests, collaborate with peers, and learn new things.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Professional Learning

Stop Thinking and Start Doing -- A Makerspace Is Within Your Reach!

Posted on Mon, 05/02/2016 - 05:00 by Heather Lister

Take the leap and start your makerspace by getting your students involved.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Professional Learning

Thank You, Common Sense Ambassadors!

Posted on Mon, 08/29/2016 - 09:27 by Steve Garton

It's been a great first year. Here's what happened.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Professional Learning, Digital Citizenship