April 13, 2014

Teaching Channel


“Teaching Channel is a video showcase—on the Internet and TV—of inspiring and effective teaching practices in America’s schools. We have a rapidly growing community of registered members who trade ideas and share inspiration from each other.”

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Saylor Foundation


“The mission of the Saylor Foundation is to make education freely available to all. Guided by the belief that technology has the potential to circumvent barriers that prevent many individuals from participating in traditional schooling models, the Foundation is committed to developing and advancing inventive and effective ways of harnessing technology in order to drive the cost of education down to zero.”

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Lincoln County School District 2013 Budget

View the Lincoln County School District’s budget for fiscal year ending June 30, 2013.


e4e Online Professional Development Courses – Winter 2013

e4e offers Nevada teachers online professional development classes that can be done according to your schedule each week. Each course was created by educators, for educators. e4e is a collaboration of KNPB Channel 5 Public Television, Washoe County School District and Elko County School District.

Registration: January 1-January 16, 2013

  • Classes Begin: January 21, 2013
  • Classes Offered:
  • Classroom Management in the 21 st Century
  • Common Core and Language Arts
  • Differentiating Instruction ***
  • Google for Educators ***
  • How to Become An Online Facilitator ***
  • SMART Board Level 1 ***
  • Using Technology to Help Students Become
  • Better Researchers

*** Back by Popular Demand


Low-cost Online Professional Development Courses

Registration for winter session of e4e-NV online Professional Development Courses is from January 1 – 16, 2013.

Click here to view brochure.

Key points:
Approximately 5 hours per week for 6 weeks
Upon completion you will earn 2 CEUs
Option available to earn 2 college credits
Cost is $70 per course or $100 with SUU credits

Free Webinars

Here is a slate of up-coming webinars for your consideration:

From CUE-NV: (4:00 – 5:00 p.m.) Register online at www.cue-nv.org
Dec. 5 – Engage Learners with Mobil Devices
Jan. 8 – Motivated to Write! Tips & Tools to Inspire (MS/HS)
Feb. 4 – Sharing Stories: Digital Storytelling Ideas (Elem)
Mar. 4 – Visual Literacy and Common Core
Apr. 3 – Best of the Web 2012

From Teq.com: (1:30 – 2:30 p.m.) Register at http://www.teq.com/webinar
Dec. 12 – Converting Files
Jan. 9 – Going Further with Edmodo
Jan. 23 – Microsoft OneNote
Feb. 27 – Google Earth Revisted

Report on Financial Statements and Supplemental Material: Year Ended June 30, 2012

Click here to view the report.

Classroom Management: Noise Level


“Bounce balls with your mouse — or your microphone.  Or roll them by tilting your computer!”  It’s a good way to monitor the noise level in the classroom, by putting it on your SmartBoard screen!

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Earn professional development credits for free

Description: All four of the award-winning Nevada Pathway Project courses are being offered this year. Each online course is FREE and worth 3 inservice credits. Please see the dates below and follow this link to read more about the course content.

Cost: Free

Date: Multiple

Deadline: Multiple

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Online Professional Development Courses from e4e-NV

Description: You will spend approximately 3-5 hours a week working on your course. You will earn two in-service credits (CEUs) upon successful completion of the course. If you would rather earn college credit, you can earn two Southern Utah University (SUU) credits for an additional $30.

Cost: $70 per course; $30 extra to earn SUU credits

Date: October 8 – November 20, 2012

Deadline: Registration ends Wednesday, October 3

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