Laura Martin

What is the REN?

What is the REN?

Where can a teacher, paraeducator, and administrator all find relevant professional learning that doesn’t make them sorry they showed up? The REN (Regional Educator Network) invites all educators, regardless of role, to build learning together in a flexible and...

Why Computer Science Education Matters – Even for Elementary!

Why Computer Science Education Matters – Even for Elementary!

Many high schools are teaching computer science, and middle and high schools often offer elective or after-school programs for coding and programming. Recently implemented requirements in Washington state will increase the number of offerings in this area for our...

Sunsetting Office Hours

Sunsetting Office Hours

We’re Changing With The Times! Over the past school year, AESD’s LMS Solutions project has offered many forms of support to educators around Washington state. One of our options, live office hours for assistance with LMS questions, is being reformatted to be more...

Regional Educator Networks – Connecting and Collaborating

Regional Educator Networks – Connecting and Collaborating

LMS Solutions, a collaborative project among the 9 ESDs of Washington State, hosted the first meeting of the Regional Educator Network on February 10. This innovative professional learning community is designed to bring together educators across all roles--and all...

Reopening a tab in your browser

Why would you need to know how to reopen a tab in your browser? If you’ve ever accidentally clicked the little X and closed a tab or a window that you still need - especially if you’re presenting live to a classroom - that feeling of panic is probably familiar. Having...

Canvas Overview

This recorded class provides an overview, not specific tutorials, of Canvas's basic components and features as well as administrative, teacher and student interfaces.

Google Classroom Overview

This recorded class provides an overview, not specific tutorials, of Google Classroom’s basic components and features as well as administrative, teacher and student interfaces.

Schoology Overview

This recorded class provides an overview, not specific tutorials, of Schoology's basic components and features as well as administrative, teacher and student interfaces.

Microsoft Teams Overview

This recorded class provides an overview, not specific tutorials, of Microsoft Teams' basic components and features as well as administrative, teacher and student interfaces.

Seesaw Overview

This recorded class provides an overview, not specific tutorials, of Seesaw's basic components and features as well as administrative, teacher and student interfaces.