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Upcoming OTAN Activities to Support Adult Educators – Week of 3/23

In response to COVID-19 and the closure of schools across the state, OTAN is setting up a number of online webinars and Office Hours for our adult education colleagues who are continuing to teach and support their learners.

Upcoming OTAN Activities to Support Adult Educators

In response to COVID-19 and the closure of schools across the state, OTAN is setting up a number of online webinars and Office Hours for our adult education colleagues who are continuing to teach and support their learners.

Resources to Continue Teaching and Learning

If you’re thinking about switching to online learning as schools begin closing due to the coronavirus outbreak, OTAN has compiled a list of resources to review that cover a variety of online learning topics.

Planning to Continue Teaching and Learning

If and when your school has to temporarily close due to the coronavirus, does your school have a plan for continuing teaching and learning?

OTAN Tech Talk on Video Messaging with Loom Coming Up!

Loom is a free Chrome Extension that allows you to quickly record a video message and/or screencast and then share it immediately with students and colleagues.

TDLS is Almost Here!

OTAN’s Technology and Distance Learning Symposium 2020 is just around the corner, and we can’t wait to convene with our adult education colleagues from California (and a few other states!) and dive into all-things EdTech!

Still Time to Nominate a Deserving Student for the Students Succeed Program

The nomination period for the 2020 Adult Education Students Succeed Program is open. OTAN invites nominations of adult education learners who are successful as a result of the education received at California WIOA funded adult education agencies.

Thank You, Diana!

As we close out the month of February (with an extra day, no less!), we’d like to take a moment to say special thanks to Diana Batista, who recently stepped down from her position as the Director of Adult Education.

Supporting Digital Learning

Thursday, February 27 is Digital Learning Day, a day to celebrate innovative digital learning projects and initiatives across the country, primarily in K-12 schools and districts. These are projects that teachers, administrators, support staff, and students have contributed to that have effectively integrated technology into teaching and learning at schools nationwide.

Doing Our Own Digital Learning

Digital Learning Day is an annual event that highlights great teaching practice and showcases innovative teachers, leaders, and instructional technology programs that are improving student outcomes.

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OTAN activities are funded by contract CN180031 from the Adult Education Office, in the Career & College Transition Division, California Department of Education, with funds provided through Federal P.L., 105-220, Section 223. However, OTAN content does not necessarily reflect the position of that department or the U.S. Department of Education.