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At Concept Schools we know how important it is for educators to develop their skills, and professional learning can often be costly. This is why Concept Schools proudly presents EdWisely.

Aligned with our vision to be the leading educational network and dedicated partner in preparing future generations, EdWisely is a hub for current and practical educational professional learning.

VISION

Excellence in providing high-quality professional learning for educators that promotes equity and creates opportunities for more productive and peaceful society.

MISSION

EdWisely builds the capacity of educators as lifelong learners to be teacher leaders, serving their communities and supporting their students.

UPCOMING EVENTS

SPEAKER SERIES
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LEAD LEARNERS

EdWisely has the privilege of working with dozens of experienced, highly-effective educators. Our Lead Learners have diverse backgrounds and specialties, so we know we have the depth and breadth of experience to address your school’s needs.

Our Lead Learners include educators with experience in public, private, charter, and international education. They have worked with students in early childhood through post-secondary settings. They have experience with urban, suburban, and rural schools and students with learning differences, and gifted learners. From building basic reading skills to mastering advanced math, restorative practice to UDL, we can tailor sessions to suit your organization’s goals and needs.

 

 

SERVICES

Here are just some of the areas in which we can support your professional learning:

  • Implementing best practices across core academic content areas and grade brands
  • Integrating technology and blended learning strategies across grade levels and content areas
  • Building and implementing Project and Inquiry learning programs
  • Building and implementing STEM programs
  • Building successful College and Career Guidance programs
  • Embedding high quality Assessment and Data Analysis into instructional practice
  • Building Standards & mastery learning best practices into systems & instructions

We are happy to partner with educational institutions and professional organizations to help achieve your constituents’ professional learning goals.
Choose from our catalog of sessions, or request a tailored set of learning experiences for your organization.
We build learning experiences for teachers, administrators and support staff.

Interested in arranging a professional learning event for your school or organization?

STANDARDS

We use the Learning Forward Standards for Professional Learning to inform our professional learning experiences.

Learning Communities

Learning Communities
Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students… occurs within learning communities committed to continuous improvement, collective responsibility and goal alignment.

Leadership

Leadership
Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students… requires skilled teacher leaders and administrators who develop capacity, and advocate and create support systems for professional learning.

Resources

Resources
Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students… requires prioritizing, monitoring and coordinating resources for educator learning.

Data

Data
Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students… requires the use of a variety of sources and types of students, educator and system data to plan, assess and evaluate professional learning.

Learning Designs

Learning Designs
Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students… integrates theories, research and models of human learning to achieve its intended outcomes.

Implementation

Implementation
Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students… applies research on change and sustains support for implementation of professional learning.

Outcomes

Outcomes
Professional learning that increases educator effectiveness and results for all students… aligns its outcomes with educator performance and student curriculum standards.

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TESTIMONIALS FROM EDUCATORS

“She’s the best! Helped me feel prepared (and excited for) for virtual learning”

“There were some great ideas to implement in the classroom immediately. Thank you!”

“The information provided in the PD was very useful in understanding how to manage behaviors situations that may arise in the classroom. Knowing how trauma affects learning, differentiation and SEL is key for success in the classroom.”

“I am more aware of how students are affected by this Covid 19 crisis and that the effects will probably be long term. I know to be patient and caring while working with the students.”

“I have already been using some of the tips and tricks for Seesaw in my classroom. Thank you for the great training!”

“His presentation really showed me that virtual learning is doable. He broke down what a virtual lesson could look like, and gave examples of what we could do/use. It was paced nicely and left my department feeling a bit more confident.”

“I like Google Jamboard idea. It was fun and can help me and my students in virtual learning environment. I also like Countdown Math Game idea. It is really cool to use as a break time activity.”

“Lots of good information on virtual teaching methods that I will use as I build my e-learning classroom.”

“I appreciated all of the feedback and will be using the information to develop our Roadmap to Reopening for the year.”

“Thank you for the time you put in to prepare for helping us. Really great presentations, helpful info, humor, and organization–thank you!”

Interested in arranging a professional learning event for your school or organization?

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