Webinars and Archives

Engage with school improvement specialists and stakeholders on lessons learned, new ideas, and research related to school turnaround.

Archived Webinars

Assessing School Climate REL

3:00-5:00pm EDT. A new webinar from the REL Mid-Atlantic. School climate or culture reflects the physical environment, safety, school leadership, teachers, and stakeholder relationships—all the elements that combine to give individuals a “feeling” about a school. Because research suggests a strong...


Thursday, May 07, 2015
12:00 pm PST / 2:00 pm EST

New Science Standards: A Readiness Assessment for State Policymakers RCC

A webinar from the Center on Great Teachers and Learners and the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) . Since 2013, 13 states and the District of Columbia have adopted the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) . While some states are deciding whether to adopt, others are...


Tuesday, April 21, 2015
12:00 pm PST / 2:00 pm EST

Making Fractions Make Sense: Considerations for Secondary and Intensive Intervention

This webinar, sponsored by the National Center on Intensive Intervention (NCII) and National Center on Systemic Improvement (NCSI) discusses 1) the importance of fractions instruction and typical challenges faced by students, 2) shares recommendations for fractions instruction, and 3) provides...


Thursday, February 05, 2015
9:00 am PST / 12:00 pm EST

Meeting Students' Needs Through Increased Learning Time REL

REL Appalachia hosted a webinar on increased learning time (before- and after-school programs, weekend programs, and summer schools). This webinar presented findings from a recent systematic research review and meta-analysis summarized in the REL Appalachia report The Effects of Increased Learning...


Thursday, September 18, 2014
11:00 am PST / 1:00 pm EST

Community Engagement in School Turnaround: Reaching and Engaging Rural Stakeholders STLC

This event took place August 7, 2014. Rural implementation of school improvement initiatives often differs from implementation in urban settings, and many rural schools and districts often face distinct challenges when engaging the surrounding community in the work of turning around low-performing...


Thursday, August 07, 2014
11:00 am PST / 1:00 pm EST

Webinar Archives

Access archived presentations and discussions from specialists and practitioners in the field of school improvement and turnaround. Each archived webinar includes questions, discussions, and accompanying resources from the original live webinar.