PD For Me Workshops

Prairie Public is pleased to announce a series of short (1-2 hour) workshops for teachers. Perfect additions to any cafeteria professional development plan, all workshops are FREE and cover a variety of resources, tech tips, and best-practices presented by area teachers. Join us in person at the Prairie Public station in Fargo where noted; all of the workshops are also available via webinar, so there’s no need to travel for great professional development. All times listed are Central Time (CT). Check out the upcoming session descriptions below then register for the workshops that interest you, using the links provided. Missed a webinar?  No worries; check out our webinar video collection for easy PD in your PJs.



April Workshops

4/11/18 @ 3:45 pm – PBS LearningMedia: All-Star Resources for K-12 classrooms

Join the Teacher Ambassadors from Montana, Idaho, Oregon, North Dakota and Iowa to learn more about their favorite PBS Learning Media resources. Then collaborate with other teachers to discuss ways to maximize these resources for your classroom.  There’s something for every age and subject in this webinar! Click Here to Register


4/19/18 @ 3:45 pm – Tech Round Up: The Best Tech Tips- K-12

Explore 5+ great tech resources for K-12 teachers.  Teacher Ambassador Darcy Bakkegard will share her favorite takeaways from the ND STEAM conference, Technology in Education Conference, Google Teacher Podcast, and other resources she’s gathered throughout the year.  Save your time (and money) and join this condensed 60-minute tech overview of the BEST tech tips.
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4/25/18 @ 3:45 pm – Coding & Storytelling with Scratch Jr- PK-5

Stimulate imaginations and build basic coding skills with PBS’s Scratch, Jr.  Walk through the steps of how to use Scratch, Jr. to teach students coding, get ideas of different ways to integrating coding into your curriculum, and get ready to bring coding to any classroom.  Scratch, Jr. is a FREE coding app featuring beloved PBS Kids characters perfect for PK-5 graders. Click Here to Register


Scratch Jr