Professional Development

10 12, 2019

Engage Your Students in the Holidays – and Learning!

By |2019-12-12T14:55:48+00:00December 10th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

The holidays are quickly approaching! Are you looking for something to do that’s FUN and ENGAGING to keep their attention, while embedding important skills and standards? Try this Winter Holiday Scavenger Hunt, teaching them critical search skills along the way, and culminating in EXPRESSION STYLE presentations back to classmates! [...]

19 11, 2019

The PD Corner: PBL vs PBL – Does it really matter?

By |2019-11-21T20:03:30+00:00November 19th, 2019|Articles, Professional Development|0 Comments

Project - ,  Problem - , and Inquiry-Based-Learning  “PBL” is not a new term, but it is getting a lot of air-time lately as educators strive to teach to the 21st Century learner. “Sage on the Stage” methodologies are being left behind as more and more schools encourage teachers [...]

25 10, 2019

October Newsletter

By |2019-11-01T13:34:25+00:00October 25th, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development|0 Comments

START YOUR FREE TRIAL TODAY!        Free Course Available     Enrichment for All Students Renzulli Learning and the University of Connecticut have joined forces to bring you free, online, on-demand professional development that will enrich your classroom for all of your students! The training includes nine [...]

24 10, 2019

Tip of the Month: Differentiated Lessons with a Little Halloween Fun!

By |2019-11-20T20:12:08+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 [...]

9 09, 2019

Back to School Newsletter

By |2019-11-01T13:36:06+00:00September 9th, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development|0 Comments

START YOUR FREE TRIAL TODAY!      Sharing Best Practices Happy Dreamer Introduction This month’s Best Practice comes from Ms. Erin Roads, a fifth grade teacher from Nathan Hale Arts Magnet School, in New London, CT. Erin began her introduction to Renzulli Learning with a read aloud of the [...]

1 09, 2019

Tip of the Month: New School Year Transition

By |2019-11-20T20:12:27+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 [...]

6 06, 2019

June Newsletter

By |2019-09-09T13:07:00+00:00June 6th, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Renzulli Learning Newsletter   Summer Slide Article PBS Nova: How to Minimize Summer Slide How often have we heard it? Students can fall backwards in achievement over the summer months. Research, in fact, backs up this theory. How can you help to combat it for the students leaving your [...]

4 06, 2019

Sharing Best Practices: Avoid the Summer Slide!

By |2019-11-01T13:38:34+00:00June 4th, 2019|Lessons, Professional Development, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Avoiding the Summer Slide This month’s Best Practice comes from our Director of Professional Development and Client Support, Jeanne Pascon, M.Ed. Looking to avoid that “Summer Slide” for your students? Look no further than Renzulli Learning for engaging, enriching ideas! Students can “Type I” explore the Enrichment Activities Database [...]

2 05, 2019

May Newsletter

By |2019-05-30T16:16:53+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development, Renzulli News, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Renzulli Learning Newsletter   Sharing Best Practices Ready, Set, Renzulli! This month’s Best Practice comes from Dr. Julie Ledford, Gifted & Talented Teacher, from Fort Worth, Texas. In today’s fast-paced world, students need technology skills to keep up with new developments and compete in the workplace. As an educator, [...]

30 04, 2019

Join Us at Confratute!

By |2019-11-01T13:38:55+00:00April 30th, 2019|Articles, Professional Development, Renzulli News|0 Comments

Join us at Confratute! Looking for your own enrichment opportunity this summer? How about a Conference that’s an Institute with a little Fraternity in between? Confratute is the longest running summer institute on enrichment-based differentiated teaching and has been held at the University of Connecticut for over 40 years! [...]