Engage

Get to know the Connected Learning practices of other educators and discover the array of learning opportunities offered by our partners. Whether through webinars, open courses and MOOCs (massive open online collaborations), or other activities, you can engage with resources and opportunities to make learning more relevant for our times.

Innovation Challenges

Ready to take up the challenge of building the future of education? Take on the LRNG Innovation Challenge. Find learning opportunities and apply for grants to make learning connected in your community.

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Webinars

See how others are using connected learning in their classrooms and learning spaces.

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Introducing the Library of Congress

In this webinar, guests will explore what the Library of Congress has for teachers, including lesson plans and primary source sets, webinars and professional development opportunities, social media channels, and more. They will also share their top tips and favorite resources. About the Library of Congress: The mission of the Library of Congress is to support the Congress in fulfilling its constitutional duties and to further the progress of knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. The Library of Congress is the repository of millions of primary source items relevant to the study of American history and… Read more

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Image, Sound, and Story: Teaching Literacy for a Visual Culture

Image, Sound, and Story is a professional development program from the Jacob Burns Film Center preparing teachers in grades 5-10 to integrate viewing and creating media into their classroom culture and literacy instruction. The curriculum will eventually expand to reach Pre-K - 12. In addition to sharing excerpts of the unique and innovative approach of Image, Sound, and Story, the webinar will share some brief case studies of how it is being implemented in 5th-10th grade classrooms. Teachers’ lesson plans and student work will illustrate how visual thinking skills can influence reading and writing literature, nonfiction, and persuasive texts, all while supporting… Read more

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Visible Thinking Routines and Primary Sources

In this webinar, education experts will model how to use visible thinking strategies to enhance the power of primary sources in your classroom. A wide variety of easy-to-use routines will be modeled and discussed. About the Library of Congress: The mission of the Library of Congress is to support the Congress in fulfilling its constitutional duties and to further the progress of knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. The Library of Congress is the repository of millions of primary source items relevant to the study of American history and civics. Many of these items have been… Read more

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CLMOOC

CLMOOC is a collaborative, knowledge-building and sharing experience open to anyone interested in making, playing, and learning together about the educational framework known as Connected Learning.

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