A practical guide to creating blended learning, with lots of videos to illustrate steps and concepts. Written for higher ed, but definitely usable for anyone.
Moving to Online Learning: Professional Learning for Teachers
Links to professional learning resources for teachers moving to online teaching and learning. Helpful also for ITRTs who may need to train and support these teachers.
This page has links to resources that can help ITRTs support teachers and students during the COVID-19 school building closures. Of interest for PD, links to Using Google to Teach Remotely has several tutorials.
Georgia Virtual provides this free online course to assist educators who are planning for and transitioning to an online format to support digital learning days. It is about 1-2 hours long.
Recorded webinar (4/29/2020) from VDOE regarding #GoOpenVA and other digital resources.
This webinar with an update on IT/Infrastructure developments was not recorded but the PowerPoint Presentation from Susan Clair is.
Recorded Webinar (4/22/20) provided by the VDOE technology staff on Digital Learning: Virtual Learnning.
Webinars from Virtual Virginia on conducing virtual learning.
Many helpful articles on the various aspects on online learning.
Reggie Fox, Virtual Learning Specialist presented information and strategies for transitioning from the face-2-face class to online learning and provided an overview of Virtual VA. Information about online course offerings and enrollment was covered, in addition to a demonstration of Virtual VA Health & PE courses.
Various tips, tools, and how-to's from the International Society for Technology in Education.
For teachers, this resource challenges educators to incorporate one of the 5 C's each week into their instruction. Lots of great ideas, this is a way to make your instruction more innovative and engaging for students.
How-to instructions plus links to information to help teachers moving to teaching online.
On line help resource from the Marginal Revolution University (out of JMU) created for those who teach economics. There are some very helpful tips for online teaching.
This is NOT an openly licensed resource but is very helpful for teachers who are moving to online or blended learning.
Nadine Gilkison is a District Level Tech Integrator in Illinois and has put together a Google resource full of tips and links to tools for those trying to get a good handle on online/blended learning. It goes beyond just using the tools and considers pedagogical implications and challenges as well.
Recorded Webinar, PowerPoint, and Chat Transcript for the Virginia Department of Education's Technology Showcase 1: Video Creation, Web Conferencing, and Virtual Reality.
Technology Showcase 2 was not recorded as a whole webinar. Individual presentations are being created by the presenters and will be added as they are completed. The associated Wakelet is at https://wke.lt/w/s/MWh0gn
Recorded Webinar, PowerPoint, and Chat Transcript for the Virginia Department of Education's Technology Showcase 3: Content Creation
Recorded Webinar, PowerPoint, and Chat Transcript for the Virginia Department of Education's Technology Showcase 4: Game-based Learning, Programming Bots, and Video Puppets