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New Teacher Webinars
New Teacher webinars are open to MTA members, or newly hired teachers in districts represented by MTA.
Registration for each session is limited to 20 participants. These are designed to address new teacher concerns at appropriate times throughout the first semester.
Webinars last for two hours beginning at 5:00 PM and ending at 7:00 PM - electronic flyers will indicate specific times. The basic format is:
Reading in advance of assigned article - upon registration, participants will be emailed the link to the article.
Trainer introduction and overview of the session.
Brief introduction by participants.
Online PowerPoint presentation with opportunity to ask questions throughout.
Discussion among participants of content of article and presentation and issues raised by participants.
Guidance from trainer about extending the webinar learning through applications to teaching practices.
Please Note: We advise teachers to use landlines or their computer for the audio element of these webinars. Cell phones will work, but the user should be advised that s/he will be charged for the 120 minutes of the program.