Core Connections Webinars

The National Board has worked to be a professional resource for all teachers during the COVID-19 crisis. See below for access to our webinar series designed for all educators – National Board Certified Teachers, candidates pursuing certification, and any other educators, too. Please join us and feel free to share this information with colleagues.

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DateDayTimeTopic/Resources
12/10Thursday7:30 PM, ETCreating a Safe and Supportive Environment through SEL
11/19Thursday8:00 PM, ETYour Opinion Matters - so share it!
11/12Thursday7:30 PM, ETCulturally Responsive Literacy
11/5Thursday8:00 PM, ETEducate, Advocate and Influence - How you can change the Future of Education
10/29Thursday5:00 PM, ETSelf-Care for You and Your Students
10/28Wednesday7:00 PM, ETLearn about Maintenance of Certification
10/26Monday5:00 PM, ETPursuing Board Certification in Alabama
10/26Monday7:00 PM, ETWhy Pursue National Board Certification and Getting Started

Replays and Resources

Virtual Tools and Platforms
Zoom for Virtual Teaching (Resources)
Using Flipgrid (Resources)
Using Class Dojo (Resources)
Tech Tips for Cyber Safety (Resources)
Remote-Learning During Coronavirus: Use of Public TV (Resources)
Platforms, Tools, Applications: Oh My! (Resources)
Padlet and Jamboard (Resources)
Creating your Bitmoji Classroom (Resources)
Apps, Apps and More Apps for Learning and Review (Resources)
Everything You Wanted to Know about Technology to Teach With but Were Afraid to Ask
Community and Student and Parent Engagement
Building Community with Educators (Resources)
Building Community with Students (Resources)
Engage and Support Parents - Be a Learning Hero! (Resources)
Engaging Early Adolescence and AYA Students Virtually (11-18)(Resources)
Engaging Early Childhood Students Virtually (ages 3-8)(Resources)
Engaging Middle Level Students (Resources)
Engaging Reluctant Students (Resources)
Let's Take it Offline (Resources)
Mapping the Milestones - A Road Map to a Transition to Summer (Resources)
Teacher Parent Partnership: Research-based tools for a different kind of year (Resources)
The Voice of the Future - students speak about pandemic learning (Resources)
Teacher Self Care and SEL
The Mindful Breath (Resources)
Start the Year with Self Care in Mind (Resources)
Self Care: Mindful Meditation (Resources)
SEL - Caring connections in Cyberspace (Resources)
Re-set, Re-charge, and Refresh - It's time to recharge your battery! (Resources)
It’s Not Impossible Unless I Say So (Resources)
Finding What Works: Starting School with Needs of Students, Parents and Teachers in Mind (Resources)
Cultivating Resiliency in Community During Crisis (Resources)
Virtual Learning - General and Designing Lessons
Blended Learning Strategies (Resources)
Core Connections: Blended and Virtual Learning (Resources)
Designing Virtual Learning (Resources)
Experiential Learning done Virtually (Resources)
Learning Keeps Going (Resources)
Manage "Virtual Discussions: Synchronous and Asynchronous" (Resources)
Project Based Learning: Designing high-quality online content (Resources)
School has begun: Learning from the first week (Resources)
The Art & Science of Creating Unforgettable Learning Experiences with Steve Spangler (Resources)
What it means to be news-literate: the skills students need to be reliably informed (Resources)
Specific Content Area
Art Integration - Hands on Help for Supporting Student Learning with Art (Resources)
Exploring the Misinformation Landscape (Resources)
Special Education in Virtual Inclusion Setting (Resources)
Students with special needs (Resources)
Support Student Learning with Music- Yes, You Can! (Resources)
Teaching literacy in a virtual setting (Resources)
The Reading-Writing Connection with Jen Jones (Resources)
What about Writing? (Resources)
What it means to be news-literate: the skills students need to be reliably informed (Resources)
Equity and Social Justice
An Inquiry in Equity- Belief Framework (Resources)
An Inquiry in Equity- Educator Actions (Resources)
An Inquiry in Equity- Systemic Improvement (Resources)
Creating Equity-Centered Classrooms for All Students (Resources)
Disrupting Education: Advancing Social Justice and Equity in Schools (Resources)
Infiltrating the System: Constructing Spaces for Critical Change (Resources)
Social Justice, Diversity, and Equity in Education (Resources)
Professional Learning
Advocacy for Educators- Let your voice be heard (Resources)
Mapping the Milestones - A Road Map to a Transition to Summer (Resources)
Monday Moxie - Fuel Your Teacher Leadership (Resources)
Redefining Classroom Management for Online Instruction (Resources)
The Foundation of Teaching Core Connections (Resources)
Growing National Board
Building Partnerships for Funding: Associations, Community, Organizations and Others (Resources)
Developing Strategies for Awareness and Advocacy (Resources)
Moving Forward as an Advocate (Resources)
Policy wins - How to do this in your state (Resources)
National Board Candidates
Nuts and Bolts of National Board Certification (Resources)
Component 2 (Resources)
Component 3 (Resources)
Component 4 (Resources)