Top 10 Webinars for 2012 Offered by edWeb.net

Top 10 Webinars for 2012 offered by edWeb.net, winner of the EduBlog Award for “Best Free and Open Professional Development for Educators” in 2012

edWeb.netedWeb.net, the professional social and learning network for the education community, has received the 2012 Edublog Award for “Best Free and Open Professional Development for Educators.” edWeb hosted over 140 free webinars this year on a wide variety of topics. Here are the top 10 webinars for 2012:

#1 Games that Encourage and Enhance Mathematical Reasoning and Sense-Making
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#2 5 Myths About Learning: What Neuroscience Tells Us
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#3 How Schools Are Using iPads to Increase Learning: Three Case Studies
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#4 Protecting Yourself with Good Documentation
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#5 Put Down Your Pencils and Play: Using Digital Games Successfully in the Classroom
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#6 BYOD Roadmap: Katy ISD shares its three-year plan for successfully implementing mobile learning
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#7 Google Apps in the Library
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#8 Kevin Honeycutt on Inspiring Teachers—Changing Lives
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#9 Free, Fun, and Cool Alternatives to PowerPoint
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#10 Using the Neuroscience of Memory to Optimize Teaching and Learning
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edWeb hosts professional learning communities that are new models for free and open PD for educators. edWeb can help your organization or company create an online community for your target audience of educator—with free webinars—aligned with your area of expertise. An online community is like a virtual conference, without the travel and trade show expenses, where you can:

  • Provide thought leadership to help educators improve teaching and learning.
  • Increase brand awareness of your products and services.
  • Capture leads for your marketing and sales teams.
  • Create valuable content that can be used on your own website.
  • Gain insight on the challenges and needs in education today.
  • Gather feedback for product development.

edWeb provides all the services to help you create your own professional learning community. It’s easy to integrate an edWeb community into your overall marketing program and social media. MCH Strategic Data is a partner of edWeb.net. We help edWeb reach 500,000 educators per month with their controlled circulation e-newsletters to promote sponsors’ webinars and programs. edWeb provides leads, data, and monthly reporting to help you grow your business.

edWeb.net began hosting professional learning communities in 2010 with free webinars on key education topics as a model to demonstrate how social networks could be used for technology-enabled collaboration. edWeb provides CE certificates for educators who view their PD webinars.

Lisa Schmucki, founder and CEO of edWeb.net said, “Early on, we held a strong belief that social networks could become a significant platform to serve the professional development needs of educators. Today, our platform helps educators learn about quality tools, connect with like-minded educators and improve the teaching and learning process. We are honored to win the Edublog award along with so many talented and innovative colleagues.”

edWeb.net works with companies and non-profits to help then host professional learning communities for educators.

Learn more at www.edweb.net.