How to connect EVERY educator to awesome professional learning

Professional learning doesn’t have to be pre-packaged, one-size-fits-all meetings! Find personalized learning and connect others to it, too. (Public domain image via Unsplash.com)

For me, professional development has often meant sitting through a staff-wide meeting about topics with limited interest and little time to practice hands-on.

That kind of professional learning stinks.

Thankfully, we have TONS of options for fun, hands-on, relevant professional learning — on our own terms.

How can find this kind of professional learning — and how can we get others connected to it?

During our regular Thursday #DitchBook Twitter chat, this was our discussion. The ideas that came from it were amazing — as usual!

Scroll down to check out a summary of our discussion below.

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Matt is scheduled to present at the following upcoming events:

 DateEvent / Event DetailsCity / More Info
+ 04/25/2018
Connect ConferenceNiagra Falls, CA
+ 05/19/2018
Texas Google Summit with Kasey BellAustin, TX
+ 06/01/2018
MSD of MartinsvilleMartinsville, IN
+ 06/04/2018
Granbury ISDGranbury, TX
+ 06/05/2018
Columbus City SchoolsColumbus OH
+ 06/06/2018
School City of MishawakaMishawaka, IN
+ 06/07/2018
Lafayette eLearning ConferenceLafayette, IN
+ 06/12/2018
2nd Annual Learn, Explore, Adopt and Deliver (LEAD) ConferenceCleveland, OH
+ 06/13/2018
InnEdCoKeystone, CO
  Public Event
+ 06/19/2018
Tyler ISDTyler, TX
+ 06/20/2018
TransformED ConferenceWaco, TX
+ 06/21/2018
Barr-Reeve Jr/Sr High School- Washington Community SchoolsWashington, IN
  Public Event
+ 07/24/2018
Regional Math & Science ConferenceAmarillo, TX
+ 08/01/2018
Flipgrid Event + Evening Live StreamMinneapolis, MN
+ 08/02/2018
Virginia Beach SchoolsVirginia Beach, VA