As part of TFK’s professional learning community, Real World Literacy and the Common Core, editors Suzanne Zimbler and Jaime Joyce host live webinars throughout the year to help teachers effectively and easily implement Common Core in their classrooms. In our webinars, teachers will be able to actively collaborate with teachers across the country, and around the world. Topics explored in the community and the webinars include:
• Global issues and current events
• Reading informational text
• Teaching students to "read like writers"
• Evaluating sources for accuracy
• Integrating and evaluating content presented in diverse media
Our Past Webinars:
Recordings of our webinars are available to view approximately 24 hours after they air.
May 13, 2015
Preventing Summer Learning Loss
April 20, 2015
Special: TFK Talks to Dr. Jane Goodall!
January 21, 2015
Special: Antarctica Report!
December 11, 2014
Financial Literacy for Kids
October 28, 2014
Using Educational Technology in the Classroom
August 26, 2014
Back to School with Informational Text
May 8, 2014
Five Engaging Activities for Meeting the Common Core State Standards Right Now
March 10, 2014
Teaching Persuasive Writing
January 23, 2014
Special: TFK Live from Antarctica
November 5, 2013
Reading Informational Text: Focus on Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
September 24, 2013
Reading Informational Text: Analyzing Craft and Structure
July 23, 2013
Reading Informational Text: Focus on Key Ideas and Details