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Your thoughts on Micro-credentialing and SIM

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  • Last updated January 22, 2018 at 12:27 PM by kucrl
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Post your responses to the following questions: 1. What are your thoughts about the new SIM micro-credential badge program? 2. How will you use them in your practice?

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Micro-credentialing leads to Districts becoming self-sufficient

I see Micro-credentialing as a wonderful way for school districts to have staff certified to provide staff development for specific learning strategies and content enhancement routines within their district. Another advantages is having experts within the district to coach others, answer questions, and provide suggestions. Districts become self-sufficient rather than trying to coordinate with outside KU/SIM staff development trainers.
Small photo on 8 20 18 at 1.46 pm presley Over 2 years ago

Quote of the day "How can we keep SIM going in our district".

Micro-credentialing can provide the avenue for other teachers who are not classically trained with SIM to focus on one aspect of SIM that resonates with them.  
Small 1dca93cb8c9ba6eec3ba25c0d102f950 wolkenc Over 2 years ago

My thoughts.....

This is my first experience with the SIM micro-credential badge program. Once I got the hang of it, I found it easy--only had to message the badge people once!! I think I will appreciate having one central location to store and share my PD experiences. I also hope to check-in once in a while on the PD experiences of others in the network.
Small photo on 2 26 18 at 12.23 pm marykirchoff Over 2 years ago