TRAINING AND ADVERTISING INFORMATION
Training is at the very heart of everything we do. Our training is delivered by experienced staff, every one of them teachers and practitioners. We aim to get your staff proficient in being able to ‘Think Differently’ in order to make a real, meaningful impact on teaching and learning. We customize training based on your specific needs.
Training is carried out in three main ways:
Inset – Half or full day sessions (3.5 or 7 hour) professional days
Rolling – combination of the above to provide a sustained program of training with fixed objectives and outcomes.
Online – a combination of videos and webinars
We have trained teachers ready to come to you, so let’s have a chat and see what fits for your school.
*We also offer Twilight – single or two hour slots after school in directed or staff time (this is only offered in the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina).
You can contact us anytime and discuss your needs as a school.We will structure what is right for you, your school and your staff on an individual basis. We will be happy to help.
We always utilize a minimum of two trainers. Our cost follows a simple pricing structure indicated below. We also charge travel fees (which will be quoted at the time of contract.)
Our courses the follow a simple pricing structure:
- 3.5 hour courses / Half Day Inset – $395 per trainer
- 7 Hour course / Full day inset – $625 per trainer
- Online courses (typically 1.5 hours) – $195 per trainer
Our courses are not generic but tailored to your schools needs and the level of teacher knowledge. All include exemplars and hands on tasks to maximize the effectiveness of any training. In addition we will work with your school to build a sustained and focused ongoing Professional Development program.
This price is per course with a minimum of two of our highly qualified trainers, not per number of your teachers. We do have a capacity of 60 teachers that can attend each course to maximize the effectiveness of our training. There are no hidden fees.
Your school should make available room facilities, VGA projector, and a minimum of one iPad per 2 teachers in attendance.
Use our Contact Us form to set your training up today.
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Address: 742 Carneros Circle, High Point, NC 27265
Phone: (336) 601-0414
This site has been created by teachers for teachers. It was inspired by teachers calling for a one stop shop place to find excellent resources to help integrate technology into lesson plans. It was also inspired by the great work of Teaching Fellows at North Carolina Teacher Academy who trained NC Literacy Coaches both programs line item cut by Governor Perdue in 2008. In 2016, the North Carolina Teacher Academy was re-envisioned and re-established as a privately owned entity in late 2016 early 2017.
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Discovery Education Network Award WinnerDENny Awards are an annual opportunity for the Discovery Education team to formally recognize some of the amazing things that members of the DEN community are doing. At this annual event, we recognize members of the DEN Community who have gone above and beyond for the community during the school year. With categories like Best DEN Event, the RJ Stangerlin (for excellence in blogging), and Rising STAR (for new STARs), we recognize greatness within the community. DEN realizes this is just a small sample of the greatness, but is thrilled to be able to honor some of the fantastic educators transforming teaching and learning. US Digital Literacy was recognized as a DENny 2014 winner.
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Professional DevelopmentWe offer professional development in Digital Literacy, 21st Century Skills, Data Feedback Strategies, and Exemplary & Research Based Strategies for Instruction. Our team of trainers is a group of highly qualified teacher ambassadors who work with groups of educators across the country. We help you assess your school's commitment to teaching and learning and constructive pedagogical exchange. In addition to providing face to face professional development, we also are planning to soon make available an online Teacher Academy where teachers can self select workshops and PD that are a best fit for them. With a library of content being created, we will soon announce the launch of our online Teacher Academy in Spring 2015 and available certifications and credentialing you can get to build the capacity of your teaching right from the comfort of home. Our online professional development initiative created to help promote quality teaching, enhance teacher confidence and classroom excellence, and improve teacher content knowledge.
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Call for WritersAre you a teacher with a desire to write about your specific area of expertise ? Your article can be submitted for digital publication and instant access through the Internet. This is a great way to extend your professional journey and be recognized for your good work in education. If you are a teacher/educator with a desire to write about your specific area of expertise then we have a platform for you! If you have a blog or article you would like to submit for publication, we offer an outlet for you to get published right here on our site. Your article can be submitted for digital publication and instant access through the Internet. This is a great way to extend your professional journey and be recognized for your good work in education. We are enjoying steady growth at US Digital Literacy. Last year in particular we saw our traffic break record highs thanks to all of you. As anyone who follows the site knows very well, the list of things we have to review/cover usually exceeds our available time. To continue to grow, we need your help. We are looking for writers with a true passion for the technology we cover, a deep understanding of what’s out there and a thirst for more knowledge.
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