Blended Learning: Best Practices for Empowering Students and Educators

Trends come and go, but quality education will last a lifetime. Attend this web seminar to learn best practices for blended learning models, and how they can help support improved learning and personalization for each student.

Tom Vander Ark, CEO of Getting Smart and author of “Getting Smart: How Digital Learning is Changing the World,” and Tim Hudson, Senior Director of Curriculum Design for DreamBox Learning, will discuss how to take advantage of emerging blended learning approaches that benefit students and teachers. They will be joined by education innovators Earl Martin Phalen, Founder of Summer Advantage USA, and Jeremy Baugh, Principal of George and Veronica Phalen Leadership Academy, who will share the innovative ways they are boosting achievement in their network of high-performing schools.

Topics will include:

  • Emerging blended learning trends and how to leverage them
  • Teaching and learning in an increasingly mobile world
  • Blended learning innovations that have helped students at Summer Advantage and PLA make significant elementary math gains
  • Professional development for educators in blended learning environments

Scheduled speakers:

Tom Vander Ark
CEO
Getting Smart

Earl Martin Phalen
Founder & CEO
Summer Advantage USA

Jeremy Baugh
Founding Principal
George and Veronica Phalen Leadership Academies

Tim Hudson
Senior Director of Curriculum Design
DreamBox Learning

Date of broadcast: 
Thursday, March 20, 2014
2:00 pm EST