Learner-Centered Classrooms: Creating Experiences for Learners to Thrive
April 24, 2024 4:00 pm | Webinar
Learner-Centered Classrooms: Creating Experiences for Learners to Thrive

Gain insights into the Learner-Centered Collaborative’s framework and discover concrete strategies that center learners and prepare them for a rapidly evolving world. Join an insightful panel of education professionals with extensive experience leading learner-centered classrooms.

Disability Justice in Schools
April 23, 2024 2:00 pm | Webinar
Disability Justice in Schools

oin the SELF Team as they explore ableism through the lens of disability justice. During this webinar, participants will explore the medical model vs. social model of disability and self-assess their school using SELF’s Disability Justice Audit tool.

Innovations in Empathy: A Multidimensional, Dynamic Approach to Building Empathy
April 16, 2024 12:00 pm | Webinar
Innovations in Empathy: A Multidimensional, Dynamic Approach to Building Empathy

Explore the Empathy Framework, a theory-based approach to teaching empathy through self-practice, in-class community building, and technology-based global collaborations. Learn about the dimensions of empathy and how to apply the Framework in K-12 classrooms. Engage in interactive SEL exercises, share reflections, and discover real-world examples of empathy-building activities and programming.

Tech tool of the month: cephable
April 11, 2024 12:00 am | Webinar
Tech Tool of the Month: Cephable

Tune in to learn how EALA’s Tech Tool of the Month (TTOTM), Cephable,  an assistive technology platform, is moving digital interaction beyond keyboard and mouse. The Cephable team will demonstrate how it adapts to the user, enables new input controls through voice, face, and motion for a more accessible digital experience.

Embracing Neurodiversity: The Impact of an Educational Diagnosis on the Sense of Belonging and Learning Experience
March 27, 2024 3:00 pm | Webinar
Embracing Neurodiversity: The Impact of an Educational Diagnosis on the Sense of Belonging and Learning Experience

In this webinar, a panel of Eye to Eye Young Adult Ambassadors  will share stories of their lived experience of the  process of educational diagnosis and how this impacted their sense of belonging and learning experiences.

Changing Perspectives: Understanding Inclusion, Ableism, and Neurodiversity Sam Drazin, Founder and Executive Director, Changing Perspectives
March 26, 2024 5:30 pm | Webinar
Changing Perspectives: Understanding Inclusion, Ableism, and Neurodiversity

Sam Drazin, Founder and Executive Director, Changing Perspectives talks about Understanding Inclusion, Ableism, and Neurodiversity. Tune in on March 26 at 5:30pm PST.

Social Studies Education Today: Preparing Students for College, Career, and Civic Life 
March 21, 2024 12:00 pm | Webinar
Social Studies Education Today: Preparing Students for College, Career, and Civic Life 

What is the state of social studies education today – and how can I simultaneously navigate the political landscape of social studies and prepare my students for college, career, and civic life? This session shares resources and services from the National Council for the Social Studies to support an inclusive environment for all learners. Learn […]

Making Accessible Educational Materials Available to Students Who Need Them with Bookshare and EALA
March 14, 2024 12:00 am | Webinar
Making Accessible Educational Materials Available to Students Who Need Them

In this session we will be discussing the importance of using AEM in your classroom, as well as how Bookshare can help.

Part 4 using ai with students
February 27, 2024 12:00 pm | Webinar
Using GenAI with Students

Discover effective strategies for employing GenAI tools in a responsible, developmentally appropriate manner with students, including planning student-facing activities for those over 13 years of age.

Harnessing AI for Special Education: Part 3 Using AI to Support the IEP Process
February 20, 2024 12:00 pm | Webinar
Using GenAI to Support the IEP Process

This 60 minute session will focus on using GenAI to help develop IEP goals, identify key strategies, and communicate with parents/providers, and feature a hands-on component: Using GenAI tools to support key parts of the IEP process while protecting PII.