Thursday, August 30, 2012

A message from my iNACOL friends


Please join iNACOL and your colleagues for this webinar entitled “Race to the Top District Program (RTT-D): TheEssential Role of Digital Learning in a Successful Application  on Friday, August 31 from 4-5 pm ET.   If you’d like to attend for free, please register here (http://www.inacol.org/events/webinar/special_edition.php).


This webinar will bring together some of the experts in the digital learning space including Susan Patrick, President and CEO of iNACOL, Reg Leichty from Education Counsel - http://www.educationcounsel.com/team/reginal-leichty.aspx , John Bailey from Digital Learning Now! - http://excelined.org/pages/About_Us/Team.aspx ,  Linda Pittenger from the Council of Chief State School Officers - http://ccsso.org/, and Andy Calkins from Next Generation Learning Challenges -http://nextgenlearning.org/about/staff.

The webinar will offer presentations by Mr. Leichty and Mr. Bailey from their respective perspectives and then the panel will be available to answer related questions. 

If you’re thinking about applying for this grant, please complete the simple “Intent to Apply” form by August 30 at:http://www2.ed.gov/surveys/intent-rttd.html. iNACOL has put together a quick list of resources that may be helpful in writing your grant application here [Hyperlink to: http://inacol.wikispaces.com/RTT-D ] 

At the end of this webinar, you will better understand the grant competition, programmatic goals and understand the role of online and blended learning in the next generation digital learning approaches. 

Again if you’re interested in attending this FREE webinar, “Race to the Top District Program (RTT-D): The Essential Role of Digital Learning in a Successful Application” on Friday, August 31 from 4-5 ET, please be sure and register here:http://www.inacol.org/events/webinar/special_edition.php.