Building Media & Technology Fluency to Empower all Learners
Teachers Transform is a job-embedded professional development full-year program for a cohort of 30 educators per school or district. It is designed to enhance learning across disciplines by incorporating media literacy eduction and technology integration into the curriculum. The program expands learning with media and technology and strengthens digital learning.
A hands-on training, online coursework and a professional learning community facilitates educators to build and implement a meaningful and localized approach to meet the needs of each community. Educators become equipped with skills, knowledge, confidence and experience to integrate media fluency pedagogical frameworks and hands-on play into the classroom curriculum. We work on-site and online.
The program has critical thinking, multi-literacies and 21st century learning at its core.
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WHO IS IT FOR?
This program is for K-12 educators, schools, districts, learning organizations and anybody looking to bridge media fluency and technology integration in the classroom; enhance and expand curriculum; and learn how to purposefully use tools for learning to guide, challenge and engage students.
It is also for those interested in shifting teaching skills for remote learning in a safe & supported manner.
And for those who love learning.
WHAT EXACTLY IS IT?
A hybrid learning, capacity-building training working with diverse New Mexico educators from urban and rural areas, ranging from technological novices, to advanced, in media literacy concepts and skills. Teachers have the opportunity to fearlessly explore and confidently facilitate new ways of learning to engage and prepare today's learners.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
Insights and strategies on media education concepts for expanded literacy
Meaningfully consume & ethically produce media communications for learning
Implement project-based learning
Enhance critical thinking in self and students
Utilize technology to elevate learning
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Who is it For?
Media and technology education is a requirement to be future-ready. Participation will enable educators to embed media and technology into educational content and embed innovative instruction models to engage, inspire and educate learners. Designed to meet diverse educational needs, this program focuses on localized approaches for transformation and success in your unique classrooms to enrich learning.
What are the Teachers Transform Program Components?
3-day traning: In-person or online
What Topics Will We Explore?
Blooms Taxonomy & Media Literacy
What is Teachers Transform: Media Fluency Boot Camp?
The boot camp training is a component of a year-long program. It is a three-day professional development intensive focusing on the media fluency of educators as it relates to teaching and learning. Participants will learn how to integrate media literacy content discipline, get hands-on time for playing with digital tools, understand expanded literacy and gain the confidence to meet the needs of students. Educators will leave the conference energized with plans for action that make sense for their needs and resources.
What is the Cost?
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