RH Colts Professional Development

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 25 Contact Hours 

Teach Like a Pirate

Teach Like a Pirate

25 Contact Hours

Student motivation and engagement in learning is a crucial element to effective instruction. This book study offers inspiration, practical techniques, and innovative ideas that will help you to increase student engagement, boost your creativity, and transform your life as an educator.

 10 Contact Hours 

MacBook Basics 2.0

MacBook Basics 2.0

10 Contact Hours

New to MacBook? This course will help you develop the skills to navigate and personalize your MacBook with confidence! Participants will access an interactive Numbers document which takes users through a MacBook scavenger hunt!
Cross Curricular Project

Cross Curricular Project

10 Contact Hours

Collaborate with a fellow teacher to create a stellar cross-curricular unit!  
Differentiation with ClassKick

Differentiation with ClassKick

10 Contact Hours

Differentiation in the classroom is KEY to student success. In this course, you will explore the ClassKick platform and learn how to easily deliver content based upon student need. Watch your students work in LIVE time AND offer support whenever they need it.

Badge Work EDU

Badge Work EDU

10 Contact Hours

Give a badge to get a badge! This course will guide you through the process of creating a digital badging program in your very own classroom. Using the book, Badge Work EDU, participants will learn first hand the steps involved including creating and delivering courses, tracking earnings, designing badges, and celebrating achievements.

Everyone Counts

Everyone Counts

10 Contact Hours

Learn how to build and support students’ social emotional skill development through the use of Apple’s creativity tools on the iPad.
Learning Journals with Seesaw

Learning Journals with Seesaw

10 Contact Hours

Struggle to keep your interactive lessons all in one place? Wish that students could keep a digital portfolio of all the different activities they have finished? Learning Journals with Seesaw will help you accomplish creating and maintaining a digital portfolio that your students will LOVE! Plus- collaborate with other education professionals by adding and using activities in the FREE Activities Library! 

Video in the Classroom

Video in the Classroom

10 Contact Hours

Engage and amplify the student voices in your classroom! Through various modes of video, students are free to demonstrate their learning in a way that best suits them! Learn how to use video platforms such as FlipGrid, Clips, and iMovie to create a culture of creativity that celebrates student voice! 

ClassVR

ClassVR

10 Contact Hours

Bring the world into your classroom with Virtual Reality Experiences using the ClassVR Platform and Headsets. This face-to face course will walk you through headset procedures and content facilitation.
Apple Teacher for iPad

Apple Teacher for iPad

10 Contact Hours

Engage in iPad productivity tools to promote student creativity!
Apple Teacher for MacBook

Apple Teacher for MacBook

10 Contact Hours

Engage in MacBook productivity tools to embrace lesson creativity!

 5 Contact Hours 

Apple Teacher for Swift Playground

Apple Teacher for Swift Playground

5 Contact Hours

Learn to how code through a gamified approach! 
FlipGrid Certified Educator

FlipGrid Certified Educator

5 Contact Hours

New to Flipgrid? Savvy veteran? Let the universe know you’re committed to empowering student voice as you earn your Flipgrid Certified Educator badge. Complete 5 steps to show how YOU engage minds and activate voice in your classroom. 

NewsELA Certified Educator

NewsELA Certified Educator

5 Contact Hours

Take this certification course to deepen your understanding of how Newsela works and how to use the instructional content platform for different instructional purposes. Walk away with 5 hours of professional learning credit and access to a community of educators. 

2020-2021 Colt Badge Leaderboard

Undergoing Exciting Updates!!!!!!!!