A collaborative approach to equip, enhance, and empower Indiana educators with the best professional learning resources.
(INDIANAPOLIS, IN — September 14, 2021) — The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE), the Indiana Learning Lab, and Keep Indiana Learning are pleased to announce the launch of the INLearning Partnership to provide comprehensive professional learning resources for Indiana educators.
The INLearning Partnership offers a wide range of curated resources to equip, enhance, and empower Indiana educators with the tools they need to transform teaching and learning in this unique time in education.
“We are excited to collaborate with the IDOE and Keep Indiana Learning to support educators in real-time,” says April Harper, Five Star Technology Solutions Vice President. “The Indiana Learning Lab will provide free resources including live chat, community, lesson ideas, and workshops that support teachers and administrators.”
“The landscape of education is changing,” says Dr. Andrew Melin, Executive Director of CIESC, the organization behind Keep Indiana Learning. “In the face of an ever-changing world, the INLearning Partnership will provide a home for equitable, engaging learning experiences. CIESC is proud to bring interactive and OnDemand professional learning opportunities through Keep Indiana Learning to the partnership.”
The resources curated and developed by this partnership all support the IDOE’s goals and ultimately make a positive impact on student learning and educator development. The INLearning Partnership will house blogs, lesson ideas, workshops, podcasts, coaching, forums, or any other myriad of professional learning resources.
To celebrate the launch of the partnership, the IDOE is hosting a webinar on Tuesday, September 21 at 3 p.m. to share how educators and administrators can access and leverage these resources successfully.
About Indiana Learning Lab
The Indiana Learning Lab, powered by Five Star Technology Solutions, is a personalized microlearning platform filled with readily accessible resources and lesson ideas grounded in solid instructional pedagogy. The Learning Lab is funded by the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) and provides teaching and learning support for educators and families. This support includes access to teaching experts via live chat, weekly live workshops, and an open community forum to collaborate with others across the state of Indiana. Learn more by visiting inlearninglab.com.
About Keep Indiana Learning
Keep Indiana Learning (KInL) is an empowering, collaborative community with a desire to transform the landscape of education. KInL wants to remove all barriers to equitable, engaging, learning experiences–for educators, leaders, and families.
Created by the Central Indiana Educational Service Center (CIESC) and supported by the Educational Service Centers of Indiana, KInL provides resources and best practices where educators, families, and students can connect and learn from peers across the state. Learn more by visiting keepindianalearning.org.