Arkansas IDEAS - Internet Delivered Education for Arkansas Schools

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How to Navigate ArkansasIDEAS new website
ArkansasIDEAS website has a new look. We've made a quick video on how to easily find all the resources available to you.
2014-05-29

The new professional development requirements for the 2014-15 school year are explained in this helpful video.
ADE Professional Development Coordinator Kevin Beaumont releases a informative video to help clarify the Rule Governing Professional Development, effective July 1, 2014.
2014-07-02

Developing Effective Intervention Plans: Balancing Procedural Expectations with Positive Practice/Special Education Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for Special Education ADE licensed educators.
2014-08-26

CWKN – Autism: An Overview/Special Education Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-07-31

Bayou Bartholomew/Arkansas History Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-07-18

Champion Trees/Arkansas History Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-07-18

Child Maltreatment Mandated Reporter Training-Revised Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2014-06-11

April 2014: New! School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal and PD for Administrators!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide Arkansas’s school leaders with direct access to the latest online version of the School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal and PD for Administrators via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2014-04-03

COI – Academic Literacy Instruction for Adolescents: A Guidance Document from the Center on Instruction/ English/Language Arts Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for literacy specialists.
2014-04-01

COI – Bringing Literacy Strategies to Content Instruction: Professional Learning for Secondary-Level Teachers/Instructional Strategies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for secondary-level ADE licensed educators.
2014-04-01

AASCD – Understanding by Design (UbD) Online RESOURCE!
Allison Zmuda presented four days of Understanding by Design (UbD) sessions during the June and October 2013 AASCD Conferences which are now available as a RESOURCE in the ArkansasIDEAS Portal.
2014-04-01

Encyclopedia of Arkansas/Arkansas History Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed Arkansas History educators.
2014-03-24

CAST – Universal Design for Learning Online RESOURCE!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for ADE licensed educators.
2014-03-17

COI - Linguistic Accommodations for English Language Learners/Instructional Strategies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2014-03-12

ASCD Instructional Strategies and Leadership and Administration Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new batch of ASCD courses for ADE licensed educators and administrators.
2014-03-06

Echoes and Reflections: A Resource Guide for Teaching About the Holocaust/Social Studies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online course for middle school and high school ADE licensed educators.
2014-03-05

March 2014: New! School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal and PD for Administrators!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide Arkansas’s school leaders with direct access to the latest online version of the School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal and PD for Administrators via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2014-03-04

PARCC Field Test Administration Training Overview for DTC and Tech Coordinators (12/4/13) Online RESOURCE!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for District Test Coordinators (DTC) and Technology (Tech) Coordinators.
2014-02-20

Special Education Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online Library for ADE licensed specialeducation teachers.
2014-02-18

COI - Intensive Interventions for Students Struggling in Reading and Mathematics/Instructional Strategies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators, especially special education teachers.
2014-02-06

February 2014: New! School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal and PD for Administrators!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide Arkansas’s school leaders with direct access to the latest online version of the School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal and PD for Administrators via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2014-02-03

AR Digital Sandbox/Technology Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2014-01-27

Dyslexia: A Three Part Professional Development Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators and administrators.
2014-01-27

Parental Involvement: Applications Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS has added two courses for all ADE licensed educators to its current Parental Involvement Series.
2014-01-17

January 2014: New! School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal and PD for Administrators!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide Arkansas’s school leaders with direct access to the latest online version of the School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal and PD for Administrators via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2013-12-31

New Series of Courses with Sue Beers: The Journey to 21st Century Teaching and Learning Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for all ADE licensed educators.
2013-12-18

CCSS: English Language Arts & Literacy Training in Close Reading for Grades 3-5 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE grades 3-5 licensed educators desiring more information on Close Reading.
2013-12-16

December 2013: New! School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal and PD for Administrators!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide Arkansas’s school leaders with direct access to the latest online version of the School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal and PD for Administrators via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2013-12-02

CCSS: English Language Arts & Literacy Training in Text Complexity for Grades 6-12 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE grades 6 through 12 licensed educators desiring more information on Text Complexity.
2013-11-26

Code of Ethics 2013/Leadership and Administration Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2013-11-20

NEW! SERIES of STEM Foundations COURSES (7) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics Foundational SERIES for ADE K-12 licensed educators.
2013-11-20

November 2013: New! School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal and PD for Administrators!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide Arkansas’s school leaders with direct access to the latest online version of the School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal and PD for Administrators via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2013-11-06

English Language Arts and Literacy Training/Text Complexity Grades 2-5 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators who teach second through fifth grade English Language Arts or Literacy. 
2013-10-21

ADHE: Arkansas’s Scholarship & Grant Opportunities - Annual Financial Aid 2013-14 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, particularly high school counselors and administrators.
2013-10-10

CCSS Institute #10 - Special Education Standards-Based IEPs Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed, special education teachers and administrators.
2013-10-07

October 2013: New! School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal and PD for Administrators!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide Arkansas’s school leaders with direct access to the latest online version of the School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal and PD for Administrators via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2013-10-03

The Great Gatsby/English Language Arts Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators who teach secondary English Language Arts or Literacy.
2013-08-15

Text Complexity: Understanding the Literacy Shifts in the Common Core Standards (Grades 6-12) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators and instructional facilitators.
2013-07-31

Project-Based Learning: An Answer to the Common Core Challenge Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators.
2013-07-31

Including Students with Disabilities in the Common Core Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators who educate students with special needs.
2013-07-31

Formative Assessment and the Common Core Standards: English Language Arts/Literacy Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all English Language Arts and Literacy ADE-licensed educators.
2013-07-31

Formative Assessment and the Common Core Standards: Mathematics Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators who teach mathematics.
2013-07-31

Democracy in America/Social Studies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for all ADE licensed educators who teach social studies, American History, or civics.
2013-06-14

CCSS Institute #9: PARCC Content Model Frameworks (2-15-13)/ Leadership and Administration Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2013-06-03

New! ASCD - English Language Learners and the Common Core Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all English Language Arts and Mathematics ADE licensed educators of ELL and ESL students. 
2013-05-23

Informed Choices = Injury Prevention / Health and Wellness Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for all ADE licensed educators.
2013-04-17

Crystal Bridges Museum: Arts Integration - Teaching from Works of Visual Arts Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online humanities COURSE for ADE-licensed, Secondary level (7-12): language arts, visual arts, and social studies educators. 
2013-04-17

aha! Process, Inc. - Hear Our Cry: Boys in Crisis Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2013-04-09

Arkansas History Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed educators, particularly those who teach social studies and Arkansas History.
2013-03-28

Arkansas History Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, particularly those who teach Arkansas History.
2013-03-28

Reactions in Chemistry Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for ADE licensed educators, primarily those who teach grades 9-12 Science and/or Chemistry.
2013-03-25

Course: IDEAS - Research-Informed Instructional Practices that Promote Conceptual Understanding and Proficiency in the Standards for Mathematical Practice Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed math educators.
2013-03-13

COURSE: IDEAS - Model for Assessment and Service Delivery for ELL Students Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators of ELL students.
2013-03-06

CCSS Math #8: Implementing CCSS in High School (1/14/13) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators of mathematics.
2013-03-06

New! ASCD - Leadership: Implementing the Common Core State Standards Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed administrators and school district leaders.
2013-02-19

New! ASCD - The Core Six: Teaching with the Common Core State Standards in Mind Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators, academic coaches and lead teachers of professional learning communities.
2013-02-19

CCSS English Language Arts #3: Tri-State Quality Review (EQuIP) Rubric for ELA/Literacy (12-13-12) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed English Language Arts / Literacy educators.
2013-02-12

CCSS Math #9: Tri-State Quality Review (EQuIP) Rubric for Mathematics Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators and coaches of mathematics.
2013-02-11

Common Core Leadership Series: Diane Sweeney presents Student-Centered Coaching Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed academic coaches andadministrators.
2013-02-11

Code of Ethics: Overview of the Code and Case Studies Through Fiscal Year 2012 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators and administrators.
2013-02-06

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (ASU Delta - STEM) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS adds the final course to the SERIES: ASU Delta STEM Education Center – Integrating Technology in the Classroom for all science and technology ADE licensed educators.
2013-01-30

Parental Involvement Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed coaches, educators, and administrators.
2013-01-08

Health and Wellness Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed coaches, educators, and administrators.
2013-01-08

Leadership and Administration Course: UCA 2012 Leadership Institute - Opening General Session: A Model for Districts to Serve as Institutional Actors in Improving Achievement and Advancing Equity (6/15/12) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators, superintendents, principals, and central office staff.
2013-01-02

CCSS Math #7: Differentiation in the Elementary Mathematics Classroom (10-24-12) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed elementary mathematics educators.
2012-12-19

CCSS Math #6 (10-24-12) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed mathematics educators.
2012-12-17

New RESOURCE: UCA 2012 Leadership Institute - Closing General Session: Arkansas’s Teacher Evaluation System – Jonesboro HS Pilot!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for all ADE licensed administrators and educators.
2012-12-12

CCSS Math #5 (10-15-12) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed administrators and educators.
2012-12-04

New Technology Online PD! Introduction to the Apple iPad
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2012-10-16

Classroom Walkthrough Support - Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed educators and administrators.
2012-10-08

October 2012: School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal Online PD!
Chuck Schwahn, co-author of the book, Inevitable: Mass Customized Learning is the Main Interview in the October 2012 School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal Online professional development course now available through the Arkansas IDEAS portal!
2012-10-01

Meeting the Affective Needs of Gifted Students Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2012-09-17

September 2012: School Leadership Briefing – Audio Journal Online PD!
Paul Tough is the Main Interview in the September 2012 School Leadership Briefing - Audio Journal Online professional development course now available through the Arkansas IDEAS portal!
2012-08-30

New Online PD for Secondary Social Studies Teachers!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for High School History ADE-licensed educators.
2012-08-27

NEW RESOURCE: ADE - Code of Ethics Training Presentation PPT and Related Documents (2012) LINK
A frequently asked question via the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) Website is: “Where can I find the Code of Ethics Training Presentation PowerPoint?” This ADE Resource LINK will take educators to the Professional Licensure Standards Board Webpage,  which includes resources such as the 2012 Arkansas Code of Ethics PowerPoint Presentation and related Code of Ethics Documents
2012-08-21

CCSS Math #4- Planning for Instruction Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, instructional facilitators, and administrators.
2012-08-09

Arkansas Scholarship Lottery: Initial Training 2012-2013 (3 hour) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed superintendents, assistant superintendents, and grades 7 – 12: principals, assistant principals, and guidance counselors.
2012-08-09

New - Online PD! Arkansas Classroom Walkthrough(CWT) Support
This course is designed to provide support in the area of differentiation and will allow school leaders to be more effective in their reflective practice with their staff to positively impact differentiation.
2012-08-06

Arkansas Scholarship Lottery: Annual Refresher Training 2012-2013 (1 hour) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed superintendents, assistant superintendents, and grades 7 – 12: principals, assistant principals, and guidance counselors.
2012-08-06

New Online PD! Common Core State Standards Institute #4: Learning Progressions in ELA and Math (5-10-12)
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators, instructional coaches, and administrators.
2012-08-06

ASCD: New PD Online Content Added!
ArkansasIDEAS has added 83 hours of quality, online professional development courses designed for educators, school counselors, and administrators. 
2012-08-02

New Online PD! Identification of Students for Gifted and Talented Services
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators, counselors, administrators, Gifted and Talented (GT) teachers, as well as GT coordinators.
2012-08-02

AFSP - More Than Sad: Teen Suicide / Depression – Prevention and Awareness Programs Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators, school counselors, support staff, and school administrators.
2012-07-16

CCSS ELA #2: Close Reading of Complex Text (4-30-12) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, reading specialists, and administrators.
2012-07-09

The Jason Foundation (JFI) - Youth Suicide Awareness Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for all ADE-licensed educators, administrators, and school counselors. This SERIES was created to meet the requirements of Act 770 of 2011, also known as "The Jason Flatt Act".
2012-06-05

Technology and Mathematics Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for all ADE-licensed mathematics educators
2012-05-23

New Online PD! National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Candidacy
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, counselors, and library media specialists.
2012-05-21

New Online PD Course: ELL Adolescent Newcomers!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed-educators who work with students whose primary language is not English.
2012-05-10

Act 1214 of 2011/Communicable Diseases Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators, coaches, and athletic training staff.
2012-04-25

Teaching Foreign Languages K-12 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for ADE-licensed educators.
2012-04-12

New Online PD! Apple - OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, counselors, and administrators.
2012-04-09

CCSS Institute #3: Formative Assessment (3-13-12) Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, instructional coaches, and administrators.
2012-04-09

Common Core State Standards - Mathematics Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed mathematics educators.
2012-04-05

Just created! Library: English as a Second Language (ESL)
ArkansasIDEAS has just added a library dedicated to the education of ESL/ELL students. 
2012-04-05

ASCD: Common Core and Literacy Strategies Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for all ADE-licensed educators, instructional coaches, and administrators.
2012-04-03

ASCD: Common Core and Mathematics Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for all ADE-licensed educators, instructional coaches, and administrators.
2012-04-03

April 2012 Audio Journal Online PD!
Listen to bestselling author, Stephen Shapiro in the April 2012 Audio Journal for School Leaders!
2012-04-02

New Online PD! CCSS Leadership Series: Diane Sweeney - Student-Centered Coaching and Capacity Building for Instructional Leaders
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed instructional facilitators and administrators.
2012-03-30

New Online PD! CCSS English Language Arts #1: Disciplinary Literacy Overview (2-15-12)
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, instructional facilitators, and administrators.
2012-03-29

New - Online PD! Arkansas Classroom Walkthrough (CWT) Support
This O.U.R. - Arkansas Classroom Walkthrough (CWT) COURSE: Thinking Reflectively on Student Engagement was designed by Sandra Johnson, Gifted and Talented Specialist of Ozarks Unlimited Resources (O.U.R.) Cooperative. It is the first COURSE of the SERIES: ADE / O.U.R. - Arkansas Classroom Walkthrough (CWT) Support. This online course is designed to provide support to school leaders in the area of student engagement and reflective practice.
2012-03-20

ATI Online/ Prezi Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators.
2012-03-15

New Online PD! CCSS Leadership Series: Stephen Barkley - Instructional Coaching
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed educators, instructional facilitators, and administrators.
2012-03-12

New Online PD! Act 770 of 2011: Gatekeepers - Youth Suicide Prevention Awareness
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators, school counselors, certified staff, and administrators.
2012-03-07

New Online PD! ASU Delta STEM Center: Integrating Technology in the Classroom: Copyright Law
ASU Delta STEM Education Center’s Copyright Law course will assist educators in the integration of technology in all areas of the curriculum by addressing Copyrights and Fair Use of web-based and other educational material.
2012-03-06

ATI - Video Editing Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2012-03-01

CCSS Institute #2: Assessment Literacy (1-31-12) Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators.
2012-03-01

New Online PD! Act 1236 of 2011: Child Maltreatment
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE-licensed educators, counselors, and administrators.
2012-02-16

New ASCD Online PD Content Added!
ArkansasIDEAS has added over 130 hours of quality, online professional development courses.
2012-01-30

Connect With Kids Network - Bullying Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE- licensed educators, counselors, and administrators.
2012-01-30

February 2012 Audio Journal Online PD!
Ben Levin, former Deputy Minister for Education in Ontario and author of the new book, More High School Graduates,  is the Main Interview in the February 2012  Audio Education Online professional development course now available through the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2012-01-30

New Online PD! Spotlight on Student Success
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators and administrators.
2012-01-26

CCSS Institute #1 (12-8-11) Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators.
2012-01-18

Common Core State Standards (CCSS) – Mathematics #1 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2012-01-13

January 2012 Audio Journal Online PD!
The Arkansas Department of Education is pleased to provide the latest online version of The School Leadership Briefing Audio Journal as Professional Development for Administrators and Educational Leaders via the Arkansas IDEAS portal.
2012-01-04

Common Core State Standards - Mathematics Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2011-12-19

Arkansas Adolescent Literacy Intervention (AALI) Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2011-12-16

Secondary English Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for Secondary English ADE licensed educators.
2011-12-12

December 2011 Audio Journal Online PD!
Alan Blankstein, the award-winning and bestselling author of Failure is Not An Option: Six Principles that Guide Student Achievement in High Performing Schools is the Main Interview in the December 2011 Audio Education Online professional development course now available through the Arkansas IDEAS portal!
2011-12-02

Elementary - Fine Arts Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for ADE-licensed elementary educators.
2011-12-02

ATI Online Introduction to PowerPoint Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2011-11-15

New Studies in Algebra Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for secondary mathematics ADE licensed educators.
2011-11-09

New Studies in Algebra Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for secondary mathematics ADE licensed educators.
2011-11-09

New Teachscape Classroom Walkthrough (CWT) 3.0 Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for ADE-licensed school administrators and instructional leaders.
2011-11-09

Alternative Learning Environments Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2011-11-09

Arkansas History Hub Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE-licensed educators.
2011-11-04

New Online PD! Learning Forward - NSDC: “Assessing Impact of Professional Development”
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators, educational leaders, and administrators presented by Dr. Linda Munger, Senior Consultant with Learning Forward.
2011-10-28

Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2011-10-19

New: ADHE - Arkansas Scholarship Lottery - Initial Training! (3 hours)
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online professional development COURSE for all ADE licensed superintendents, assistant superintendents, grades 7-12 principals, assistant principals, and school guidance counselors who are new to their positions or have never taken the 3-hour initial course.
2011-10-12

ATI: ArkansasIDEAS Portal Training Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for all ADE licensed educators.
2011-09-28

New: ADHE: Arkansas Scholarship Lottery ACT – Annual Refresher Training! (1 hour)
ArkansasIDEAS presents a one (1) hour refresher course for all ADE licensed superintendents, assistant superintendents, and for all grades 7-12 principals, assistant principals, and school guidance counselors.
2011-09-28

Parental Involvement Middle School Roundtable Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for middle school ADE licensed educators.
2011-08-31

New Teachscape: Studies in Algebra - Operations on Numbers and Expressions Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for secondary mathematics ADE licensed educators.
2011-08-29

Understanding by Design Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2011-08-19

Formative Assessment Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2011-08-19

The Art and Science of Teaching with Robert Marzano Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2011-08-19

Response to Intervention: An Introduction Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for K-12 ADE- licensed educators.
2011-08-19

ATI Online - Techniques of Video Production Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for ADE licensed educators.
2011-08-10

ATI Online - Planning Video Production Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for K-12 ADE licensed educators.
2011-08-10

New Annenberg Media Middle School Math Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new Annenberg Media online SERIES for Middle School Math ADE-licensed educators.
2011-07-29

New Online PD! Inside Writing Communities, Grades 3-5
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for upper-elementary ADE- licensed educators.
2011-07-28

New Online PD: ATI Online - Intellectual Property and Copyright in the Field of Education!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for K-12 ADE licensed educators.
2011-07-26

Teachscape: Studies in Algebra – Exponential Functions Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for secondary mathematics ADE licensed educators.
2011-07-21

AAA Athletic Training-Exertional Heat Illness Awareness Training Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online COURSE for athletic coaches, trainers, and emergency personnel. 
2011-07-18

Updated PD Catalog Available!
The online PD catalog has just been updated with twenty-eight new courses. Check out the catalog to see what ArkansasIDEAS has to offer.
2011-07-18

Science in Focus: Force and Motion Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for K-12 ADE licensed educators.
2011-07-13

Teaching High School Science Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for high school science ADE licensed educators.
2011-07-12

Learning Math: Number and Operations Online K-8 PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for K-8 Math ADE licensed educators.
2011-07-11

Math Coaches: UCA –YEAR THREE Online RESOURCE!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for Math Coaches and Educators.
2011-07-11

Parental Involvement: High School Roundtable Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for grades 9-12 ADE licensed educators.
2011-06-23

Closing the Achievement Gap (CTAG) with Response to Intervention (RTI) Online RESOURCE!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for Elementary ADE licensed educators.
2011-06-23

New Online PD Economics COURSE!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online Economics COURSE for Social Studies and Business ADE licensed educators.
2011-06-09

Working with Children with Low Incidence Disabilities Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online course for ADE licensed Special Education teachers.
2011-05-13

New "The Supervising Teacher and Paraprofessional Training Module" Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents an online COURSE for special education teachers and paraprofessionals.
2011-05-13

May 2011 Audio Journal Online PD!
Dr. David Berliner, author of The Manufactured Crisis and numerous other books about education is the Main Interview in the May 2011 Audio Education Online professional development course now available through the Arkansas IDEAS portal!
2011-05-02

New Online RESOURCE: “Taking the Lead: Impacting Teacher Practice to Impact Student Achievement”!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for Instructional Coaches and other ADE licensed educators.
2011-04-26

Science Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for K-5 ADE licensed educators.
2011-04-26

Data Use and Formative Assessment Online RESOURCE!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for all ADE licensed educators.
2011-04-26

Apple Mac Training

21 Apr 2011

Algebra II Online RESOURCES!
ArkansasIDEAS presents online RESOURCES for Algebra II educators.
2011-04-20

Parental Involvement: Introduction Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online course for all K-6 licensed ADE licensed educators.
2011-04-20

Parental Involvement: Elementary Roundtable Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online course for all K-6 licensed ADE licensed educators. 
2011-04-20

Parental Involvement: Administrators’ Roundtable Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online course for all ADE licensed educators.  
2011-04-20

Arkansas History Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online Arkansas History COURSE for K-12 ADE licensed educators.
2011-04-12

COMING SOON: ASCD PD Online!
AETN, ADE, ASCD partner to add world-renowned online professional development for educators.
2011-04-07

April 2011 Audio Journal Online PD!
Michael Barber, Deliverology 101: How to Implement School Reform is the Main Interview in the April 2011 Audio Education Online professional development course now available through the ArkansasIDEAS portal!
2011-04-04

Apple iPad

21 Mar 2011

Algebra I Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for secondary mathematics ADE licensed educators.
2011-03-11

Civics and Social Studies Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES: Annenberg Media - Making Civics Real: A Workshop for Teachers grades 9 -12 for Civics and Social Studies ADE licensed educators.
2011-03-10

Earth and Space Science Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for K-6 licensed educators.
2011-03-10

Science Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents a new online SERIES for K-6 Science ADE licensed educators.

2011-02-24

ADHE Lottery Scholarship Online PD!
ArkansasIDEAS presents two new online COURSES for administrative or counseling ADE licensed educators.
2010-12-17

Leadership Blueprint with Howard Knoff Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for all ADE licensed educators.

2010-12-07

Behavior Management Online Resource!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online RESOURCE for all ADE licensed educators.
2010-11-16

Coming Soon!
Arkansas Lottery 1-hour update!
2010-11-09

In Their Words: Oral History Project/Arkansas History Online PD!

Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for K-12 ADE licensed educators. In Their Words is an online oral history project that collects the stories of World War II veterans from Arkansas.  This course offers educators a guide through using the project's web site and a guide to differentiating instruction with students using the content on the website.

2010-11-01

African American History in Arkansas Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents two new additions to an online SERIES for Arkansas History ADE licensed educators.

2010-10-29

Arkansas Studies Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for Social Studies and Arkansas History ADE licensed educators.
2010-10-22

Arkansas Studies and Civics Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for Arkansas History, Social Studies, and Civics ADE licensed educators.
2010-09-22

Instuctional Strategies and Literacy Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online COURSE for K-12 ADE licensed educators.
2010-08-31

Parental Involvement Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for K-12 ADE licensed educators.
2010-06-17

Arkansas History Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for Arkansas History and Social Studies ADE licensed educators.
2010-06-15

Connecting With the Arts for Middle Grades Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES for middle grades ADE licensed educators.
2010-06-08

Foreign Language Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online SERIES: Annenberg Media - Teaching Foreign Languages K-12 Workshops in the new Foreign Languages Library, established for ADE licensed Foreign Language educators.
2010-03-17

African American History Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new online course for Arkansas History and Social Studies teachers.
2010-02-19

Algebra II Online PD!
Arkansas IDEAS presents a new series of online courses for Algebra II teachers.
2010-02-17

Updated RESOURCE: Classroom Walkthrough (CWT 3.0)
Updated RESOURCE: Classroom Walkthrough (CWT 3.0)
2010-02-16

New K-3 Reading First Resources
ADE and AETN announce a new RESOURCE for READING FIRST educators
2009-11-13

New Arkansas History Online PD Course for 2009-10
ADE and AETN in partnership with UofA Professor of Journalism Dr. Larry Foley announce the release of a new Arkansas History PD course: "The Buffalo Flows."
2009-11-05

New Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Online PD Course
Arkansas IDEAS Learn Now! system presents its newest COURSE: ADHE Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Training (Act 606)
2009-11-04

New Technology Libraries
ADE Professional Development and AETN Education are pleased to announce the addition of three New Media Technology Libraries in Arkansas IDEAS Learn Now! 

2009-09-23

Learning Activity Calendars
The Education Division of AETN proudly presents its first Learning Activity Calendars for the 2009-2010 school year!
2009-08-04

New K-12 Science Course
Arkansas IDEAS Learn Now! and AETN Scholar present an ADE-approved, Annenberg Media science series for grades 2 through 7 Arkansas Licensed educators.
2009-07-15

NewsHour Special Coverage: Sonia Sotomayor Senate Confirmation Hearings
This NewsHour event will be shown live on AETN Scholar. Coverage begins this Monday, July 13th at 9am and continues throughout the entire proceeding.
2009-07-10

New K-5 Fine Arts Course

Arkansas IDEAS Learn Now! and AETN Scholar Channel present an ADE-approved, Annenberg Media Fine Arts course for Elementary teachers.


2009-06-08

New Reading First Resource

Attention Arkansas Reading First Educators. Check out the New ADE RESOURCE - Advanced Decoding: Grades 2-3 (1-21-09) 


2009-05-11

Kids Camp

07 May 2009

Arkansas Studies Courses

Two NEW ADE-approved Arkansas Studies Courses Released in Arkansas IDEAS Learn Now! system: AETN Delta Dreams and AETN Troubled Water.


2009-05-06

ATI

01 May 2009

Adult Education

13 Apr 2009

Arkansas's First People Preview

09 Apr 2009

PBS TeacherLine Courses

We are excited to announce the implementation of all PBS TeacherLine courses now available through the Arkansas IDEAS Portal. The Capstone certification program and the Online Facilitator training are not included.


2009-04-08

Low Incidence Training Workshop

The first facilitator's training on the Low Incidence module will be recorded live at the AETN Studios in Conway.


2009-04-06

2nd DREAM Workshop

By popular request, the AETN and the Legacy Project have added a second literacy workshop in Little Rock with bestselling author and educator Susan V. Bosak on Friday evening, April 24, 7:00 pm.


2009-04-03

Math Resources

Attention Years One and Two Math Coaches!


2009-03-30

New Resources

Attention Instructional Coaches! New resources are now available in the ArkansasIDEAS Learn Now! system.


2009-03-25

ArkansasIDEAS RSS

ArkansasIDEAS now offers a RSS feed for breaking news items.


2009-03-16

DREAM Workshop

11 Mar 2009

AETN Scholar Welcomes Cox Digital Cable Customers!

Cox cable added AETN Scholar to channel 701 for their digital cable subscribers.  This change includes customers in Fort Smith, Fayetteville, Springdale, Bentonville, Rogers, Siloam Springs, Berryville, and Harrison.


2009-02-20

We Shall Remain

12 Feb 2009

Native American Initiative

23 Dec 2008

New Arkansas History Course

AETN releases a new ADE-approved, Arkansas Studies course entitled, "Historic Bridges of Arkansas."


2008-12-19

LIVE Electoral College

The Arkansas Educational Television Network and Arkansas Secretary of State Charlie Daniels have partnered to deliver the 2008 Electoral College proceedings live via Web streaming Monday, Dec. 15, beginning at 10 a.m.


2008-12-12

ArkansasIDEAS 2.0

ATTENTION VISITORS! To better inform you, we have moved our content around and generated some new pages.


2008-09-02

Overnight Blockfeed
The Overnight Education Blockfeed begins Sept. 2nd at midnight!  Check the Scholar Channel Page for a full schedule.
2008-08-22

20 New PD360 Courses!

The new releases will help you grow as a teacher and a person, as well as provide you with insight, motivation and teaching best practices from across the nation.


2008-08-12

36 New Courses!

Attention Educational Administrators: AETN releases five new Educational Leadership TRACKS with thirty-six ADE-approved online professional development Soft Skills courses developed specifically for school administrators!


2008-07-23

New Leadership Course
Attention School Leaders: AETN releases a new ADE-approved, Microsoft Partners in Learning, three hour course entitled, "School Leader Development: Building 21st Century Schools"

2008-06-17

Academic All-Stars
AETN presents 2008 Academic All-Stars from across Arkansas.

2008-05-15

ArkansasIDEAS v2.12

ArkansasIDEAS Learn Now! system will be down for upgrading from 7am to 11am on Thursday, May 1st.

2008-04-29

TeacherLine Summer 2008
ArkansasIDEAS releases registration dates for PBS Teacherline's Summer 2008 semester.

2008-04-03

Hidden Wounds
Attention School Counselors: AETN releases a new ADE-approved two hour course entitled, "AETN-Hidden Wounds: what you don't know about cutting:"

2008-03-05

TeacherLine Spring 2008
ArkansasIDEAS releases registration dates for PBS Teacherline's Spring 2008 semester.

2008-01-29

New ArkansasIDEAS courses
AETN releases three new ADE-approved one hour courses entitled, "SCITV-Educating the Limited-English Proficient Child"
2008-01-08

ArkansasIDEAS Training Schedule
ArkansasIDEAS training continues into the new year.  Find out more about how you can get your personal training inside.
2008-01-07

AETN awarded grant for digital education resources

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), a nonprofit corporation that supports the nation’s public broadcasting stations, recently announced that AETN will be one of the first recipients of the Local Service Initiative (LSI) grants.

2007-12-03

The City of Visitors

AETN releases a new ADE-approved, Arkansas Studies course entitled, "AETN City of Visitors: The Story of Hot Springs."

2007-11-21

ArkansasIDEAS Support Center

ArkansasIDEAS has launched a new support center to better help you answer questions about the ArkansasIDEAS Learn Now! system.

2007-11-14

TeacherLine Winter 2007
ArkansasIDEAS releases registration dates for PBS Teacherline's Winter 2007 semester.

2007-10-31

Bright Spots

The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) will select "best practice" programs in schools and school districts in Arkansas to be featured in a television broadcast and/or Web site.

2007-10-30

AETN The Forgotten Expedition

AETN releases a new ADE-approved, Arkansas Studies course entitled, "The Forgotten Expedition."

2007-10-03

ArkansasIDEAS Upgrade

One of a few new features to ArkansasIDEAS for teachers is the "Forgot your password?" link on the log in page.

2007-08-29

ArkansasIDEAS Workshop

The new schedule list for the ArkansasIDEAS Workshop for the fall period has been posted to the calendar and to the workshop page.  Sign up for ArkansasIDEAS training today!

2007-07-25

TeacherLine Fall 2007
ArkansasIDEAS releases registration dates for PBS Teacherline's Fall 2007 semester.

2007-06-28

The Art of Teaching the Arts

AETN Scholar Channel and Annenberg Media presents ArkansasIDEAS Learn Now! system's first Fine Arts professional development course.

2007-04-05

Little Rock Central High
ArkansasIDEAS presents Touring a Time: Little Rock Central High School 1957 Crisis. Explore a pivotal time in the Civil Rights Movement and the beautiful landmark where it happened.

2006-11-21

Scholar presents Annenberg
Scholar Channel provides online professional development on ArkansasIDEAS Learn Now!
2006-10-31

New Courses!
ArkansasIDEAS now offers Teachscape and NETS courses.
2006-10-19

In Their Words
AETN Presents the launching of In Their Words Web Site
2006-09-27

ArkansasIDEAS in the News

See what National, State, and Local news media have to say about ArkansasIDEAS.

2006-09-20