Please feel free to complete our open-ended survey as we plan for professional growth opportunities in the future based on your needs.

Looking for personalized learning right away?  See below (and the twitter tab) for some free online options!

SUHSD Book Club: Read this flyer for more information about the book club and the first meeting. For additional book recommendations, please read here. If you have a book recommendation your colleagues would like, please email your suggestion to amy.illingworth@sweetwaterschools.org.

EdCamp:  EdCamps are “participant-driven professional learning experiences created by educators, for educators”.  The first Sweetwater Edcamp 619 will take place on August 27! All Edcamp participants will have the opportunity to earn a Digital Badge!

CoffeeEDU: Another “unconference” created by educators for educators, this is simply a one hour meet-up of educators who want to talk to other educators about key issues in education.

Micro Credentials and Digital Badges: The new wave of adult professional growth is coming to SUHSD!  Read here for research on micro credentials: competency-based, personalized, on-demand, and shareable. Did you know that Illuminate offers digital badges?

MOOCs: Massive Open Online Courses are offered FREE from universities around the globe – see below for some links to MOOC offerings.  MOOCs are often self-paced classes available to individuals looking to expand their knowledge base in a variety of areas, with curriculum shared via videos, articles, and discussion forums for collaboration.

TED Talks:  TED Talks are a great way to enhance your own professional growth.  Browse the 2,000+ TED Talks available here to learn more about areas of your own professional interest.