You’ve settled into spring—we hope—and are looking ahead at summer, fall, and a new-new normal. Our webinars will provide the tools and insights you need to adapt to a changing world while also delivering the quality learning and key skills that students will always need.

Amplify is offering constant support, from webinars to podcasts and from online communities to free remote learning resources for classrooms. Next up:

K-8 Virtual Symposium:
Literacy in a Changing World

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 12 p.m. ET

So much is hard to predict right now—about learning, and about life. What’s not changing? Literacy as learning bedrock, and the need to teach it well.  

Speakers: 

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Natalie Wexler

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Daniel Willingham

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Tim Rasinski

Additional speakers confirmed:

  • Sarah Kitzmiller
  • Doug Lemov
  • Alana Mangham
  • Ernesto Ortiz
  • Elizabeth Salinas
  • Carolyn Strom

 


 

The Importance of Knowledge for High-quality Instruction During a Time of Remote Learning

Date: Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 4–5 p.m. ET

Amplify CEO Larry Berger will hold a virtual panel discussion with special guests, Natalie Wexler, Suzy Loper, and Alestra Menéndez. Learn how research demonstrates the importance of background knowledge in high-quality ELA and science core curriculum. Our guests will also talk about why a focus on knowledge is particularly important during this time of teaching and learning.

Speakers: 

Natalie-Wexler Suzy-Loper Alestra-Menéndez Larry-Berger
Natalie Wexler Suzy Loper Alestra Menéndez Larry Berger
Education writer and author of The Knowledge Gap Curriculum Director, The Learning Design Group, Lawrence Hall of Science Professional Learning Manager, Amplify CEO of Amplify