TPLD Webinars

Created and produced by the TPLD team and featured guests


On this page, you will find more information on free webinars that Teaching: A Path to Learning & Development (TPLD) offers. These webinars feature TPLD team members and guests who produce informative sessions on topics related to their lived experiences, our community's needs, and general industry trends. This is a major part of our community of practice and commitment to ongoing learning. 

Featured Webinar:

TPLD Presents: Ask a Hiring Manager with Laurel Schulert (February 2023) 

Laurel is currently a Senior Director of Learning Experience. She hires and mentors instructional designers in her role as a Director of Learning Experience, and she has a good understanding of both teachers and corporate L&D. During this session, Laurel will share her experiences as a hiring manager to help identify the gaps for upskilling, challenges teachers may face, and tips to support teachers in their success at transitioning. 

Teaching: A Path to L&D Webinars

See our archived webinars below. Our current series for 2023 is "TPLD Presents". 

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Teacher to Instructional Designer (2021)

This 2021 series examined multiple aspects of transitioning from teaching to instructional design. TPLD will be revamping this series in 2023 or 2024 to keep current. 

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TPLD Presents     (Current Series, 2023)

This is our current series seeking to learn from the lived experiences of working professionals and career experts and present them through live monthly webinars.  

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Resume Workshops (2021)

This series provides resume guidance to teachers looking to design a resume to transition to Instructional Design (ID) and Learning and Development (L&D) roles. 

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Tools of the Trade   (2021)

This is where we keep tool-focused videos, such as discussions of common tools and demos of tools.