How does the EPP collaborate with partners to provide expertise on new technology in professional development for teachers in partner schools? For advanced-level specialists?
We host and organize a free 2 day professional seminar for building personal websites in NYC and New Haven:
We run programs with community leaders in the non profit field working to address inequity in literacy:
We ran a Interdisciplinary Geographic Information Systems institute
I and Regine served on the Mayor's Blue Ribbon Council for Reading and recommended greater digital literacy.
The university also funded my start up ReVIEW Talent Feedback System which is used by districts all over CT for video based calibration training.
How do partners collaborate with the EPP to provide expertise on new technology to candidates in coursework, fieldwork, or clinical practice?
EDU106 we piloted a tool and helped develop software for Mozilla:
We taught the GearUp kids EDU106 where our candidates worked as mentors
We taught GearUp kids through Elm City Webmakers
Candidates are involved our efforts to build an OER network in Ghana
We have submitted over 3 million dollars in federal IES grant application to study the role of digital reading and writing.
Every student in EDU 307 online must design and teach a screeencast mini lesson, and then a module about a children's literacy genre:
Graduate students took part in designing microcredentials using the W3c recommendation of webmentions: My Class feeds: