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Iowa Webinars



Your One Stop Literacy Resource 

Please join one of the following webinar sessions to learn ways to integrate TeachingBooks.net into your literacy and library activities.
  • Wednesday, March 12, 8:00-8:30 AM CT.

  • Wednesday, March 12, 1:00-1:30 PM CT.

  • Wednesday, March 12, 3:00-3:30 PM CT.

    Agenda of each 30-minute webinar:

    • Introduction and Overview of TeachingBooks.net

    • Ready-to-use materials for Iowa’s reading lists

    • Linking Technology and Text

    • Supporting library and literacy work

    • Questions

      To Attend:

      3) Please register in advance here and we will send you a reminder link the morning of the presentation: http://teachingbooks.net/IowaRegistration
      2) At the start time, go to: http://teachingbooks.net/WebPresentation
      3) Select "Guest" and enter your full name. Then hit "Submit" 


Close Reading and the Iowa AEA Online Resources

The purpose of this webinar will be to assist teachers in locating and analyzing instructional resources which support the Iowa Core with a focus on Close Reading using the Iowa AEA Online resources. 

Access the recorded session of the webinar here




Immerse Yourself in Iowa AEA Online and the Iowa Core

The focus of these webinars is on integration of Iowa AEA Online resources into curriculum; they are not intended to be introductory or "how to" navigate sessions.

Please register for these sessions at least one week in advance as webinar instructions will be sent out via e-mail to those registered.

 Link to Recorded Session: 2012-13

Text Complexity and the Iowa AEA Online Resources

The purpose of this webinar is to assist teachers in the development of instruction which supports the Iowa Core Curriculum with a focus on text complexity using the Iowa AEA Online resources.

Link to the archived November 15, 2012 session: http://iowa.adobeconnect.com/p3dz4u824zz/

Links to Recorded Sessions: 2011-12

Literacy K-12 (Recorded October 20, 2011)

1. Instructions Before Viewing (PDF)
2. Enduring Heroes Unit Plan (PDF)
3. Looking for Characteristics of Effective Instruction (PDF)
Morning Session
Afternoon Session


Science K-12 ( Recorded February 23, 2012)

Looking for Characteristics of Effective Instruction (PDF)
Morning Session
Afternoon Session



Social Studies K-12 (Recorded December 7, 2011)

1. Instructions Before Viewing (PDF) 
2. Sixteen Street Unit Plan (PDF)
3. Looking for Characteristics of Effective Instruction (PDF) 
Afternoon Session

21st Century Skills (Recorded April 19, 2012)









  Recorded Webinar
The April recorded webinar is available by clicking the link below.

April 20 Webinar Recording (39 minutes)

Britannica Online (All Grade Levels)
  Recorded Webinar
The April recorded webinar is available at:

Quick Time:http://newsletter.eb.com/iowa/britannicaonlineiowawebinar.mov

Windows Media: http://newsletter.eb.com/iowa/britannicaonlineiowawebinar.wmv

  Recorded Webinar
Training videos and a recorded webinar are available at:

 Gale Reorded Webinar
The Acpril, 2011 recorded webinar is available at:http://access.gale.com/iowawebinar/iowa.html
Gale Iowa Webinars for Spring 2013!
  • Interested in staying current on Education practices and news?
  • Want to learn how to incorporate nonfiction texts and research sources in the classroom?
  • Do you need easy online access to trusted health references for your students?
  • Need ideas to market and promote your library resources?  

Teachers of health, science, social studies, reading as well as administrators and counselors can benefit from using the resources available through Iowa AEA Online.  Attend a free webinar hosted by Gale Cengage Learning to learn more about the resources available to you and your students. CLICK HERE to view the webinar schedule along with descriptions to find the sessions that are right for you!  

Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, is pleased to offer Iowa schools a variety of periodical collections to address the varied needs of your students and faculty.  With a growing collection of periodical content to support professional development research and classroom assignments in core subjects, these resources are an excellent alternative to Web surfing!  Additionally, the range of choices encourages outside reading in sports, entertainment, the environment and other popular topic which fosters critical-thinking skills and information literacy.

Download Gale spring 2012 webinar schedule.

  Recorded Webinar in April
The April recorded webinar is available at:https://learn360.sharefile.com/d/sa6598ca599943d3b


  Recorded Webinar - April 14th
Training the Trainers on how to get the most out of Soundzabound Music. This webinar included: *Brief introduction to music copyright *How to search, preview, play, download and manage Soundzabound audio files *How to insert Soundzabound audio into various software and applications *Q&A
To view to the recorded webinar, go to:

Teen Health & Wellness
  Recorded Webinar
To listen to a recorded webinar, click here.

(Note: This is a webinar for all audiences, not specific to Iowa.)

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