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Webinar: Teaching from Home: Government Resources Can Take You from Stressed Out Parent to Best Teacher of the Year Status (FDLP)

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From FDLP:

Register to attend the live training webinar, "Teaching from Home: Government Resources Can Take You from Stressed Out Parent to Best Teacher of the Year Status."

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (EDT)

 

Recording and closed captioning are available. All webinars are free of charge.

  • Speakers: 
    • Jane Canfield, Coordinator of Federal Documents, Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico
    • Kelly Seifert, Strategic Communications Coordinator, Library Services and Content Management, U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO)
  • Learning Outcomes: Are you teaching from home and working at the same time? Do you need resources for summer fun and for online classes in the fall? This webinar will offer some facts about teaching at home in the age of COVID-19 and cover Federal Government resources along with some state and local resources that provide help for pre-school through 12th grade. Some resources in languages other than English will be covered. Information sites presented will include NOAA, NASA, USGS, and the Department of Education. Special emphasis will be given to presenting Ben’s Guide To the U.S. Government, which offers educational resources on all aspects of U.S. Government for a variety of age groups. Finally, we’ll have tips from real parents who are teaching and working from home.

Registration confirmation information:
Upon registering, a confirmation email from sqldba @ icohere.com will be sent with instructions for joining the webinar. To ensure delivery of that email, configure your junk mail or spam filter(s) to permit messages from that address. GPO staff will also email your access information the day before the webinar. If you do not receive your login information, please email FDLPoutreach@gpo.gov.

Prior to the webinar:
For those participating via a desktop or laptop computer (preferred method), a WebEx plug-in must be installed (one-time only). Download instructions. Some features will not be available for users participating with a tablet or smartphone. Devices need to have a WebEx app installed from the device’s app store, which may take time. After installation, the app will ask for you to Allow or Deny permissions.

Related LibGuide: COVID-19 Support for Libraries and Librarians by Gena Chattin

Date:
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Event Organizer

Gena Chattin

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