About Jeanne Pascon

Jeanne Pascon, M.Ed., is the Director for Professional Development and Client Support for Renzulli Learning. An educator for 25 years, she has been a classroom teacher, technology specialist, and gifted teacher in both Canton and West Hartford, Connecticut. Jeannie is passionate about technology integration, personalized learning, and creativity development in the classroom.
24 10, 2019

Differentiated Lessons with a Little Halloween Fun!

By |2019-10-25T15:36:16+00:00October 24th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Have you tried creating a Differentiated Lesson yet - so that each student is offered the resources best suited for them? Did you know that you can narrow your search results by adding your own custom subtopic?  Go to the Teach Tab/Lessons/New Lessons. Select your desired Grade [...]

1 09, 2019

New School Year Transition

By |2019-11-01T13:38:14+00:00September 1st, 2019|Hints & Tips, Professional Development|0 Comments

New School Year Transition - Have you done it yet? As your students walk through the door with their shiny lunch boxes and new sneakers, you realize that you do not want to waste ANY time in getting to know what makes them tick. What’s the best way? With [...]

28 08, 2019

Sharing Best Practices: Happy Dreamer Introduction

By |2019-08-28T12:55:17+00:00August 28th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Introducing Students to Renzulli Learning with Happy Dreamer, by Peter H. Reynolds This month’s Best Practice comes from Ms. Erin Roads, a fifth grade teacher  from Nathan Hale Arts Magnet School, in New London, CT.   Activity: Introductory Read Aloud with Scholastic PDF activities to do prior to taking the [...]

30 04, 2019

Meet the Curators!

By |2019-09-30T13:53:30+00:00April 30th, 2019|Professional Development, Renzulli News|0 Comments

The Renzulli Learning Curators are curious educators and life-long learners who are passionate about bringing stimulating new resources and curricular materials to your classrooms. Read on to meet the team and find out some of their favorite RL enrichment resources! Jeanne Pascon, M.Ed. West [...]

30 04, 2019

Tip of the Month: Manage Student Data and Ease Student Logins

By |2019-04-30T18:23:10+00:00April 30th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Professional Development|0 Comments

Single Sign-On Services Does your school use an “SSO” - a single sign-on service - to help your teachers and students easily manage passwords and access technology subscriptions seamlessly? Or are you often frustrated by students forgetting their passwords, using the wrong username, or simply taking too much precious [...]

27 03, 2019

Tip of the Month: Reporting Link Issues

By |2019-04-02T18:05:35+00:00March 27th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development|0 Comments

Bad Link?? Report It! Did you get an “OOPS Bad Link” error?  Or perhaps landed on a page that does not match the description in Renzulli Learning?  “Report It!” We have made great strides in removing bad links from the Renzulli Learning database, however, the Internet changes daily and [...]

26 02, 2019

Managing Computers in the Classroom

By |2019-02-27T23:15:18+00:00February 26th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Professional Development, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Managing Computers in the Classroom How can we keep students on task when they have a window open to the entire world of knowledge and entertainment in front of them?  Devices in the classroom can be amazing but, alas, can also be a major [...]

26 02, 2019

Celebrating Women’s History Month

By |2019-02-27T23:04:10+00:00February 26th, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

March is Women's History Month! From https://womenshistorymonth.gov/ The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration [...]

30 01, 2019

Black History Month: Engage with Expression Styles!

By |2019-02-27T23:21:41+00:00January 30th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

Engage Your Students with Expression Styles for Black History Month! Grades 3+ and up Computer access - at least one per group Join our Twitter Challenge - See Below! Use the Power of the Profiler to group your students according to Expression Styles, then let them embark on [...]

18 12, 2018

Locating Resources in RL: Holiday Edition!

By |2018-12-19T21:56:00+00:00December 18th, 2018|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

Is your class getting a bit more “excited” each day as the winter break approaches? Looking for something to do that’s FUN and ENGAGING to keep their attention? Try this Winter Holiday Scavenger Hunt, teaching them good search skills along the way, and culminating in EXPRESSION STYLE presentations back [...]