Plymouth Rock Assurance—Teachers’ Insurance Plan of NJ and Discovery Education have partnered to start the Professional Growth Academy to promote the professional development of teachers throughout the state. The first component of the academy is a series of monthly webinars slated to kick off in October 2012. These virtual seminars offered throughout the school year will equip New Jersey educators with valuable insights and information on a variety of topics, including tools and techniques for global collaboration, digital media in the classroom and more. The Professional Growth Academy webinar series is free to all educators in New Jersey. For more information and to register, go to http://discovery.njteachersquote.com/ProfessionalGrowthAcademy.