What's New

Education for the 21st Century: Leadership and Academic Innovation is now available for the Certified Teachers audience on the LMS.
Through an engaging "storytelling-style" presentation, Dr. Freeman Hrabowski describes challenges in modern education and discusses how we might better meet the needs of all students.
2016-06-08

Understanding by Design: Day Two is now available for the certified teachers audience on the LMS.
In this course, Allison Zmuda facilitates fluent use of the UbD Template, goal clarification, and solidification of element connections.
2016-06-07

Understanding by Design: Day One is now available for the certified teachers audience on the LMS.
In this course, participants will learn about the components of Understanding by Design (UbD) as well as how to use the UbD Template to develop units that require deep thinking and application of concepts.
2016-06-07

AR History: Sanatorium Hill is now available for the certified teachers audience on the LMS.
This course features Sanatorium Hill, a documentary about the victims of tuberculosis who were isolated in a sanatorium located in Booneville, Arkansas.
2016-06-02

AR History: War in the '60s - A Civil War Documentary is now available for the certified teachers audience on the LMS.
This course features War in the '60s, an hour-long documentary film that recounts the military history and the human story of what happened in Arkansas during the American civil war.
2016-06-02

Function-Based Intervention is now available for the certified teachers audience on the LMS.
This course takes a look at function-based interventions and strategies that must be included in a Behavior Intervention Plan, or BIP.
2016-05-25

Critical Features of Behavior Intervention Planning is now available for the certified teachers audience on the LMS.
This course focuses on the critical features of the Behavior Intervention Plan, or BIP, including the Competing Behavior Pathway and function-based behavior interventions.
2016-05-25

Functional Behavioral Assessment: Interviewing and Observing is now available on the LMS for the certified teachers audience.
This course provides details for interviewing and observing during the Functional Behavioral Assessment, or FBA, process.
2016-05-25

Defining and Understanding Behavior is now available on the LMS for the certified teachers audience.
This course provides an in-depth guide to understanding and defining behaviors using the Functional Behavioral Assessment, or FBA, in accordance with Arkansas law.
2016-05-25

RTI Arkansas: Multi-Tiered System of Support for High School is now available on the LMS for the certified teachers audience.
The purpose of this module is for your RTI team to work through the Response to Intervention High School Handbook to define and describe RTI within your school.
2016-05-11

Growing Vocabulary for Student Achievement (ELB16062) is now available for the certified teachers audience in the LMS.
This course discusses the importance of providing research-based vocabulary instruction in order to improve reading comprehension.
2016-04-22

Teaching Vocabulary So Kids Will Beg For More is now available for the Certified Teachers audience on the LMS.
The presenter explains techniques that make vocabulary instruction meaningful and fun for students.
2016-04-20

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act (DYC15085)
This course focuses on Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and how it ties into Act 1294.
2016-03-09

Elementary Science and Safety Guidelines (SIC15047)
Dr. Irene Cesa, retired Director of Technical Services for Flinn Scientific, addresses specific safety issues and concerns to help current and prospective teachers safely and effectively use hands-on inquiry-based science activities in the elementary classroom.
2016-03-09

School-Based Identification of Students with Characteristics of Dyslexia (DYC15034)
Led by Vicki King, Dyslexia Specialist for the Arkansas Department of Education, this course covers a review of the current definition of dyslexia, the core principles of dyslexia identification, case studies, and step-by-step procedures for analyzing evaluations.
2016-03-09

The Latest in Heat Illness, Recognition, and Treatment (HWG16014)
This course provides an overview of the different types of heat illness, detailing the prevention, recognition, and treatment for heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke.
2016-03-09

Shifts in Science Education: Standards, Curriculum, and Instruction (LAC15041)
In addition to exploring the major instructional shifts, this course provides background information on the development of the standards, recommendations for curriculum planning and development, and resources helpful for implementing the three dimensions of science education.
2016-03-09

Sports Medicine for Coaches: Heat Illness (HWG15065)
This course provides critical information for the prevention of exertional heat stroke in adolescent athletes.
2016-03-09

State Board of Education Adopts Arkansas K-12 Science Standards for Grades K-4 and 5-8
The Arkansas State Board of Education unanimously voted today to adopt the Arkansas K-12 Science Standards for Grades K-4 and 5-8.
2015-06-19

Parental Involvement Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2015-03-18

Parental Involvement Online PD! (for administrators)
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for administrators. (for administrators)
2015-03-18

AASCD - Five Levers: Leadership and Administration Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2015-03-11

Disciplinary Literacy: Science - K-12 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2015-02-03

Special Education Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for special education ADE licensed educators.
2015-01-29

Disciplinary Literacy/ Physical Education Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed PE educators.
2015-01-21

Professional Licensure Standards Board: K-12 Cyber Citizenship/Leadership and Administration Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2015-01-21

Disciplinary Literacy: Art Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed art educators.
2015-01-21

Professional Licensure Standards Board: Social Media Guidelines/Leadership and Administration Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2015-01-13

My Child, My Student/Parental Involvement Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-12-19

Dyslexia Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE: IDEAS-ADE: Dyslexia - Introduction to Principles of Assessment and Instruction
2014-12-19

Disciplinary Literacy: K-12 Music Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed Music Educators.
2014-11-25

Disciplinary Literacy: Social Studies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-11-24

IDEAS - AAMLE: Implementing ELA Standards Even When You're Not an English Teacher/Instructional Strategies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-11-18

AAMLE - Close Reading and Text-Dependent Questions: Help Me Do Them in My Classroom!/English Language Arts Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-11-18

IDEAS – AETN: 108 Degrees [Critical Response] a Health and Wellness & Parental Involvement Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-09-16