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How about 3 days of professional development with NO travel?


The Empowered Educator Power Week is a special virtual event offering one session per day so you can earn professional development without sacrificing focus on your other fall priorities. 


Join hundreds of your peers for timely discussions on important topics that work towards the same goal:  to help students become better engaged and more successful


Read details for each session below and sign up today to reserve your spot for this free webinar event. 


Tuesday, October 17th, 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

The Why’s and How’s of Instructional Design: Building Digital Courses for Success

Building the perfect digital course isn’t quite magic.  For Professor Jenny Billings and many other instructors, the journey to digital comes with lessons along the way.  Come listen as Jenny shares her digital story and tips to make your own journey to digital as smooth as possible.  


Wednesday, October 18th, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Student Success in the 21st Century

How has the definition of student success changed?  Join Professor Shawn Orr as she compares profiles of students then and now, considers how expectations have changed from both the student and instructor perspectives, and shares strategies to create an impactful 21st century classroom to engage a new era of students. 


Thursday, October 19th, 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

The Mobile State

Did you know that student smartphone ownership exceeds laptop ownership (94% vs. 91%)? There’s never been a better time to learn about mobile learning.  You now have more opportunities to reach students wherever they are and empower them with tools to bring their grades to the next level.  Join Yoshi Tryba of Cengage as he reviews the current state of mobile and provides insight into ways you can infuse your course with mobile to make a difference.


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