Free Webinars for Educators

Get a firsthand look at our newest offerings. Savvas' free webinars provide ideas and inspiration for educators. Join authors and experts as they showcase new Savvas Learning Company programs, resources, and practices. Available live and on-demand. Thank you for exploring with us!

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Oct 27, 2020
5:00 PM EST
Inspiring Reading: A 3-D Look at Teaching Reading (K-5) ›
During our lit blocks, we plan for students to learn in three settings: whole class, small group, and independent. In this session, we will explore activities to foster literacy learning in these three settings. We’ll dive into a first-read minilesson to engage students with complex texts during your whole class teaching. Then we’ll examine a small group framework to enhance your guided reading instruction. Lastly, we’ll delve into coaching conversations you can use to confer with each student during independent reading.
Oct 28, 2020
3:00 PM EST
How Science Education Can Promote Antiracism and Social Justice ›
The prejudices of systemic racism are unfortunately part of all aspects of modern society, and science and engineering are not immune from this. Incorrect old ideas about racial prejudice were initially founded in poor biological science...
Nov 03, 2020
5:00 PM EST
Writing for College and Career (6-12) ›
Writing plays a fundamental role in the workforce that starts with writing requirements in the application process – from college entrance exams to writing as a part of a job application process. Knowing that, teaching students to be strong communicators through writing is essential to college and career readiness. This session will cover strategies including mentor texts, writing for real world purposes, and reading text sets on a topic to help with knowledge building writing.
Nov 10, 2020
11:30 AM EST
Career Connection: Studying the Brain on Drugs ›
As a child of West Indian immigrants, Gwenaëlle (Gwen-Eye-Yell) learned to communicate science across cultures and fight against stigmas and taboos around mental illness. She graduated with a BS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and is currently pursuing a PhD in Neurobiology.
Nov 10, 2020
12:15 PM EST
Career Connection: Fire Service and Science with Ernie Carter ›
Ernie Carter has been in the Fire Service for 22yrs. He uses science knowledge of chemical reactions and fire behavior in his different areas of expertise.
Nov 10, 2020
1:00 PM EST
Origami Time! Can you Make Hundreds of Objects from One Paper? ›
Come enjoy some mental gymnastics and fun critical thinking exercises. All you need is a sheet of paper, a ruler, scissors, pencil and your imagination.
Nov 10, 2020
2:00 PM EST
STEM Lesson/Activity: Experimenting with Bugscocopter Flight ›
Students will make a helicopter-like Bugsocopter and experiment with factors that affect its speed in flight.
Nov 10, 2020
3:00 PM EST
Career Connection: Surfers and their Microbiome ›
Cliff is a professional surfer and scientist from Hawai‘i. He spends his life chasing the best waves around the world and also looks to use science to protect those waves.
Nov 10, 2020
3:00 PM EST
Distance Learning Strategies with iLit ›
Are you using iLit in a remote learning environment? Uncover more ways to help your students engage with content in an online setting.
Nov 10, 2020
5:00 PM EST
Teaching Writers: More than the Process (K-5) ›
Writing instruction that fosters young students into proficient writers includes some common best practices including immersing them in the style of writing, having one teaching point at a time, and choice in topics. In this session teachers will explore writing mini-lessons, using mentor texts, conferring, and providing feedback for writing. Teachers will leave with a bank of mini-lesson ideas for teaching opinion writing, as well as ideas for developing their own units of writing instruction.
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On-Demand A comprehensive approach to teaching Spanish phonics, spelling, and vocabulary ›
In this session, Professor Lori Helman will share a developmental approach to word study for students learning to read and write in Spanish. Join Dr. Helman to find out how the sounds of individual letters and syllables, the patterns of spelling, and the meaningful units of language in Spanish provide a roadmap to help students reach high levels as readers and writers. Many connections will be made to the Spanish word study program Palabras a su Paso Salon de Clases and how it helps teachers implement effective word study in their classrooms.
On-Demand "What in the world is SIOP?" with SIOP author, Dr. MaryEllen Vogt ›
SIOP® stands for Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol, but what does that mean? What is the SIOP® Model, and how will it help my students? Where do I begin?
On-Demand Inquiry Learning in the Spanish Classroom. Just C.L.I.Q. It! ›
This session will provide ways to incorporate strategies that promote Critical Thinking, Literacy, Inquiry and Questioning in the Spanish Classroom.
On-Demand Differentiate Your Reading Instruction in the Latin Classroom ›
This session will provide reading strategies to support diverse learner populations in your classroom. In addition you will have the opportunity to share your best practices and strategies.
On-Demand SIOP Q&A with SIOP author, Dr. MaryEllen Vogt ›
In this session, SIOP author Dr. MaryEllen Vogt addresses frequently asked SIOP questions.
On-Demand Differentiating Vocabulary Instruction in the Latin Classroom ›
This session will provide strategies to differentiate vocabulary instruction to support diverse learner populations in the Latin classroom. You will also have the opportunity to share your classroom strategies.
On-Demand Reaching All Students in the Spanish Classroom ›
How can we reach all students in our classrooms – students who come in with different language abilities and with varied learning styles? This session demonstrates practical ways to help all students accomplish our goals. Using authentic resources, including art and music, we will explore ways to differentiate instruction and appeal to many students. We will also consider strategies and best practices we can use to develop interpersonal communication. Come to hear new ideas and see new resources and to share your own best practices!
On-Demand Developing the “Full Package” of Procedural Fluency ›
As educators one of our primary goals is to build mathematical thinkers who will flourish in their math careers. This means ensuring students have developed the “full package” of fluency. Unfortunately, we often neglect two essential components of fluency. In this webinar we will experience five research-based strategies that address these neglected components of fluency and also
On-Demand Differentiation Via Learning Environments and Modalities in the Latin Classroom ›
This session will provide strategies to enhance learning via a variety of learning environments as well as learning styles. In addition you will have the opportunity to share your classroom strategies.
On-Demand Performance-Based/Project-Based Learning in the Spanish Classroom ›
This session will show how to make the most of project-based learning in your classroom to fully engage students and enable them to be better equipped to show what they CAN DO with language in the Spanish classroom.