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[1 Sep 2014 ]

Tweet! Tweet! The results of our Twitter #PDnPJs Sweepstakes Contest are in.
SimpleK12 has a lot of FREE, online events for teachers… and last month we wanted YOU to help spread the word.  We launched a Twitter #PDnPJs Sweepstakes Contest to share information about our free upcoming events, and the response couldn’t have been better.  Thanks so much to everyone who participated!
The contest officially ended as of midnight on Sunday, August 31st, 2014, and we promised 3 lucky twitter followers their very own, exclusive pair of SimpleK12 Blue Bunny Slippers.  Drum roll, …

[11 Aug 2014 ]

Do you love SimpleK12′s FREE education webinars? Are you a Twitter fanatic? Have you wished for your very own pair of blue bunny slippers? Look no further – our new contest will bring all 3 the above together in a trifecta of awesomeness.
Win your very own pair on Bunny Slippers by participating in SimpleK12′s #PDnPJs Twitter Sweepstakes Contest.
 
What: #PDnPJs Sweepstakes Contest

When: August 11, 2014 through August 31, 2014

Who: All Teacher/Educators (that means YOU!)

Prizes: 3 winners will be selected at random, and each will receive a pair of SimpleK12′s iconic blue bunny slippers!
 
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[30 Jul 2014 ]

Visually and functionally Microsoft Windows 8 represents a rather dramatic change from previous versions of Windows. Many of the new features in Windows 8 were designed specifically to improve performance and touch capability on tablets and touch PCs and laptops.
SimpleK12 is here to help, with a FREE premium video resource. This on-demand webinar is usually exclusive for Full Access Community Members, but I’m giving you free access today.
Explore New Features of Microsoft Windows 8
Join Jerry Swiatek as he explores several key new features, including how to navigate the Windows 8 …

[15 Jul 2014 ]

Using iPads allows students to create, think critically, and problem solve. These devices give students the power to take learning into their own hands and participate in activities that require higher thinking skills.
SimpleK12 is here to help, with a FREE premium video resource. This on-demand webinar is usually exclusive for Full Access Community Members, but I’m giving you free access today.
Let’s Partner Up! Pair Work Activities with the iPad
 However, learning theorists have also recited the benefits of learning with peers. This webinar will discuss a variety of activities where students in …

[18 Jun 2014 ]

An ongoing debate rages among many educators over whether or not homework is truly necessary in today’s classrooms.
SimpleK12 is here to help, with a FREE premium video resource. This on-demand webinar is usually exclusive for Full Access Community Members, but I’m giving you free access today.
To Homework, or Not to Homework: That is the Question
In this webinar, Pernille Ripp discusses her own journey away from homework and the ups and downs of helping parents understand, as well as how to still promote time-management, responsibility, and practice. This webinar is meant …

[3 Jun 2014 ]

Poverty impacts over 46 million people in this country, and is more than just an economic and social problem. The impact of poverty on education can be tremendous.
SimpleK12 is here to help, with a FREE premium video resource. This on-demand webinar is usually exclusive for Full Access Community Members, but I’m giving you free access today.
Teaching with Poverty: The Impact and Strategies

This webinar, which is based on many of the concepts in Eric Jensen’s book Teaching with Poverty in Mind, will address how poverty impacts students within our classrooms. Join …

[22 May 2014 ]

In an age when students and teachers are using social media on a daily basis, schools and districts need to craft guidelines that protect students and teachers but also allow for flexibility.
SimpleK12 is here to help, with a FREE premium video resource. This on-demand webinar is usually exclusive for Full Access Community Members, but I’m giving you free access today.
7 Steps to Creating Social Media Guidelines
Join Steven Anderson as he examines a 7-step approach to creating social media guidelines. Participants will examine social media guidelines from around the country and …