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Teacher Induction Webinar (2012)

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) held a webinar on March 29, 2012 that explored the linkages between comprehensive teacher induction programs and improved teacher and student outcomes. In partnership with the New Teacher Center, this webinar highlighted the importance of comprehensive induction programs for new teachers, the role of state policy […]


Developing the 21st Century Educator (2010)

Developing the 21st Century Educator Study Group Webinar 1: Examining the Needs of Tomorrow’s Student and Impact on Today’s Educator This webinar will be an extension of the 2010 NASBE study group Developing the 21st Century Educator. The program will discuss the economic and technological contextual changes influencing today’s students and the educator skill set […]


Improving Healthy Eating from State Policy to School Practices (2009)

Overview: State and district policymakers are responding to the need for policies to improve the nutrition and physical activity environments in schools. However, additional and sustained support is required in order to impact nutrition and physical activity behaviors and reverse trends in childhood obesity. This program will follow West Virginia’s nutrition policy using an educational […]


Addressing Marketing in Schools, From State Policy to Classroom Practices (2010)

State and district policymakers are responding to the need for policies to encourage healthy school environments, including food marketing in schools. However, additional and sustained support is required for the food marketing policies to affect nutrition and physical activity behaviors and reverse trends in childhood obesity. This program will examine Maine’s food marketing policies using […]


Safe Routes to School Programs; Legal Implications for Schools (2011)

Description Schools want to prepare their students for future success, including health and safety as well as their academic accomplishments. Sometimes unintended and unexpected legal questions arise when school systems create and implement policies meant to improve student health. This webinar will help school attorneys and legal staff learn about best practices and potential concerns […]


Summer Learning: Exploring the State Role (2011)

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) held a webinar September 1, 2011 that explores the connection between summer learning programs and student achievement. Sponsored by The Wallace Foundation, the webinar highlights recent research on summer learning loss, the role that summer learning programs can play to improve student achievement and effective elements […]


Learning from School Leadership: Lessons for State Policy (2011)

The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) held a webinar on June 29, 2011 that explored the connection between school leadership and student achievement. Sponsored by The Wallace Foundation, the webinar highlights recent research on what makes principals successful, as well as how state policy can have an impact on effective leadership, particularly […]