Webinars

(More recent webinars can be found under the Members Only Resources for Michigan CoOp members.)

November 18, 2021

Competency Based System at Westminster Public Schools

Dr. Oliver Grenham, Chief Education Officer for Westminster Public Schools in Colorado, shared the WPS Learning Model that encompasses Shared Vision, Leadership, Competency Based Design, and […]
November 18, 2021

TREK Initiative Professional Learning

Val Verde Unified School District believes in “motivating, not mandating” when it comes to moving their teachers from a teaching culture to a learning culture. Adding their […]
April 28, 2021

Creating a Trauma Informed District

Public Schools of Calumet, Laurium, and Keweenaw (CLK) share their journey to be a trauma informed district. After going through the Capturing Kids Hearts program, they […]
April 28, 2021

Professional Learning at Lindsay Unified School District

This is a must-see, inspiring conversation! Barry Sommer, Director of Advancement at Lindsay Unified School District, shares the adult learning programs they created to help their […]
October 29, 2020

Deeper Competency-Based Learning

Karin Hess, Rose Colby, and Daniel Joseph offer a guide for transitioning to student-centered learning in their new book Deeper Competency-Based Learning: Making Equitable, Student-Centered, Sustainable […]
May 9, 2019

Creating a Learner-Centered District

Dr. Cory Steiner, Superintendent of Northern Cass School District in North Dakota shared their system-change journey. While their small rural district had graduation rates of 97-98% […]
April 16, 2019

Who You Know

Julia Freeland Fisher shares how her book, Who You Know: Unlocking Innovations That Expand Students’ Networks, explores this simple idea to give teachers and school administrators […]
March 7, 2019

Learn Next

If we want students to be prepared to drive their own learning, we must provide educators with professional development that models the personalized and competency based […]
February 20, 2019

Happiness and Purpose

Mike Haynes, Agency Administrator, Cooperative Service Agency 10 in Chippewa Falls, WI shares his experience and secondary research regarding nurturing happiness in our lives and the […]
January 24, 2019

Virtual Learning Academy (VLACs), New Hampshire

Conversation with Steve Kossakoski, CEO and Co-Founder of VLACs, and Lisa Kent, Program Manager for VLACs learning pathways. Completion-Based Funding Report referred to by Steve in webinar. […]
January 17, 2019

New Hampshire Extended Learning Opportunities (ELOs)

Donna Couture, President of NH ELO Network Leadership Team, and Lisa Kent, Team Secretary, shared information about New Hampshire’s Extended Learning Opportunities. Additional ELO documents
January 5, 2019

Ken Kay Profile of a Graduate Webinar

Ken Kay, Chief Executive Officer of EdLeader21 joins us in this webinar to discuss EdLeader’s initiatives including the Profile of a Graduate.  EdLeader21 is a professional learning […]
October 10, 2018

Minnesota New Country School Webinar

Aaron Grimm, along with students Alia Meyer and Grace Wartman, from the Minnesota New Country School (MNCS) discuss the topic of MNCS’s Learner-Centered Environment. Aaron also […]
September 26, 2018

Randy Ziegenfuss & Lynn Fuini-Hetten: Salisbury Township School District Webinar

We invited guests Randy Ziegenfuss and Lynn Fuini-Hetten from the Salisbury Township School District to discuss the topic of Developing the Profile of a Graduate and […]
August 15, 2018

The World of Work – Ed Hidalgo Webinar

This webinar was created for the Michigan CoOp. We had the wonderful opportunity to speak with Ed Hidalgo, Chief of Innovation & Engagement Officer from the […]
October 27, 2016

Dave Tebo – District Leader Podcast

Growth Mindset, Leadership, Empowering Students and Staff Listen to Dave’s podcast with Luis Valentino of District Leader.
February 18, 2016

Dave Eichberg CBE Webinar

Dave Eichberg, Superintendent of Berrien Springs Public Schools shares their CBE journey ‘Building a Foundation for a Successful Implementation of a Competency Based Education System.’
February 18, 2016

Dave Tebo CBE Webinar

Dave Tebo, Superintendent of Hamilton Community Schools shares their CBE journey ‘Empowering Educators – Smaller Pieces Build Better Learners.’