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ASCD membership offers more information and ideas about learning and teaching than any other single source.
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One- and two-day institutes are held across the United States.
ASCD provides on-site, customized, and sustainable professional development solutions that build capacity at the school and system level for K–12 educators.
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A free digital tool for educators implementing the Common Core State Standards in mathematics and literacy.
Designed for use in schools around the world, this online tool offers educators a comprehensive needs assessment for the school year.
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Membership in an ASCD student chapter is a valuable opportunity for preservice educators.
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Find a solution to help you implement the Common Core in your school or district.
Access ASCD podcasts, videos, and webinars on any Apple device, such as an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, or on a computer equipped with iTunes software.
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Browse the complete archives of ASCD publications, past and present.
When you want to be the best educator you can be, no one has more ways to help you than ASCD. Whether it is a classroom-type setting led by a seasoned expert, a large conference that offers a superstore of ideas, a school-based learning group made up of your colleagues, or an online course you can take whenever and wherever it's convenient for you, ASCD has it all.
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These multiday events maximize your exposure to issues and ideas in education with presentations from world-renowned experts, multiple session tracks that expand your choices, and opportunities to customize your conference experience by reserving specific sessions.
One-, two-, or three-day meetings offer you information, awareness, and training in the most important issues for educators today. Learn from acknowledged experts and have opportunities to exchange ideas and experiences with colleagues.
Find out how you can have ASCD come to your location to provide customized, ongoing professional development that will build local capacity for improved instruction and leadership.
Easy, cost-effective, and differentiated professional development to meet your needs. Discover how ASCD makes it easy and cost-effective for you to differentiate online professional development to the many ways that you and your colleagues learn and work together.
ASCD listens to you and your colleagues to find solutions to your biggest challenges.
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For any ASCD Institute, Conference, or PD Online course, get a certificate of completion that includes 5.5-25 clock hours that you can use toward continuing education credit in most states.
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