The goal of education is to help students be successful. However, there are big gaps between school,college and careers, and if these are not addressed, students may struggle to transition from one to another. To help students excel outside their classroom and in their future endeavors, teachers can empower students by building their skills.
In SECTION A: Preparing College and Career Ready Students, teachers, in this online course, will be introduced to strategies, creative ideas and resources which can be used to enhance the students’ readiness for college.
SECTION B: Project Management for Students through Project-based Learning focuses on the wide range of skills which are highly essential in today’s world including research, collaboration, communication, leadership, problem solving and cooperation. Teachers learn how to incorporate project-based-learning in the classroom.
Having a portfolio to display one’s skills and progress, helps students present their best as they apply for colleges. It can also be a record of student learning, or a tool for assessment. In SECTION C: Student Portfolios teachers see the process of developing effective and impactful student portfolios.
Upon completion of this course, teachers will be able to integrate current educational practices in technology into their own classrooms and curriculum.