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Explore pedagogy that guides the development of Nearpod's English Learner Library. This workshop is being offered to districts who Nearpod subscription includes the English Learner Library. In this workshop, participants will explore 4 major components that make up Nearpod's English Learner Library. Those facets include: academic vocabulary bundles, the EL content companion series, grade specific content and the virtual field trip series "Getting to know these United States.” Workshop participants need to have an active Nearpod account and access to the English Learner Library.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

2. MS Regional Workshop - Transform your Classroom with Pear Deck

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 9/29/2022

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In this workshop, you will learn how to bring your Google Slides to a new level (already created and new presentations). The features of Pear Deck allows you to increase student engagement, add interactivity to your lessons, provide real time feedback and allows educators to assess students formatively and check for understanding, all within one platform. You can run live or student paced sessions, and there is a teacher dashboard to reference in real-time or after each session. Premium Pear Deck offers advanced features including adding co-teachers to your teacher dashboards for sessions, which benefits multiple teacher classrooms, special education, and substitutes. This workshop will explore how to get started with Pear Deck but also introduce educators to best practices of using Pear Deck in the classroom, including their templates, Be Internet Awesome resources, and more!
Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

3. MS Regional Workshop - Getting Organized with Google Drive

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 9/30/2022

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Chronic disorganization can be debilitating to differently abled students. Come learn how to assist and support your students with getting organized with Google Drive. Start your students off on the right foot by teaching them how to file and save their course work in an organized, easy to find manner by creating color coded folders, priority lists, etc.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

4. LILIE ONLINE: Anxiety Disorders & Students Today: What Teachers Can Do

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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Anxiety Disorders & Students Today will focus on the biology of the brain and anxiety disorders. It will educate teachers and staff on the how anxiety disorders form, display themselves and work in the brain. Studies will be researched demonstrating how the physical body is impacted and affected from an anxiety disorder while examining. Through the lens of culturally responsive practices and growing our own critical consciousness, participants will learn about anxiety disorders, how to best support our students and the strategies and lessons to strengthen the success of all students. The course will study 12 different anxiety disorders and aspects surrounding each. Further, the course will review several case studies. Case studies will explore all circumstances and situations of a student with an anxiety disorder. Current treatments, therapies and medications will be researched and discussed as well as doctor recommendations for kids seeking ‘alternative approaches. The role of the school will also be discussed; 504plans, accommodations, etc. so teachers may gain insight on the various, school-approved/legal avenues used to assist students classified. Finally, we will look at managing anxiety disorders in the classroom. Topics such as ‘immediate care' for students ‘in the moment', preventative measures, how to modify curriculum in order to suit the needs of the students in the classroom.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

5. LILIE ONLINE: Building Productive and Enduring Educational Partnerships

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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Educational partnerships take form when stakeholders come together for the sake of enhancing the good of the school and for improving student outcomes. Partners include students, educators, parents, community members, and others who have an interest in promoting lifelong learning. This course will examine the specifics of how educators can forge ahead with building productive and enduring partnerships that will serve to benefit their students now and in the future. This course will explore research-based rationales for building partnerships and it will analyze best practices for creating and sustaining bonds with various educational partners. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness with their students, adopting the mindset, and to have that dialogue within the classroom. Additionally, student grouping, instructional practices, etc., regarding cultural responsiveness will be discussed as well. Participants will learn how to develop strategies and action plans that engage all partners in collaborative efforts that help students achieve their full potential now and in their lives. Participants will create and implement more equitable practices for students in their classrooms, in particular those who have been historically underserved and marginalized.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

6. LILIE ONLINE: Creating Connections with UDL (Universal Designed Learning)

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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Universal design for learning empow¬ers educators to look deeply at those students in hero care and both consider and out into practice the frameworks or strategies to best meet the students' needs acknowledging and embracing that reality that in every classroom is filled with diverse learners and children that have a range of strengths, backgrounds, experiences, challenges, and motivations. This course will explore UDL and various models and frameworks while looking through each with a lens of culturally responsive practices and critical consciousness. By cultivating a UDL pedagogy and practice aligned with the growing our own critical consciousness, participants will be able to better create lessons and instruction to meet the needs of all our learners and exit this course with frameworks, resources, models and lessons to do so. In addition to instructional strate¬gies of UDL, this course will also provide resources for how UDL offers powerful connections for family engagement and ask participants to work to foster such partnerships.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

7. LILIE ONLINE: Effects of the Mind Body Connection

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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The "Mind-Body Connection” has a profound effect on an individual's learning. The mind-body connection can be explained as the physical and mental connection between our existence and how we perceive the world. Some researchers believe that the mind is a result of electrical activity in the brain. Others believe the mind exists outside of the body and affects the brain, causing the electromagnetic activity that we can observe with technology. This course will focus on Contemporary Mind-body Perspectives, the Emotion's Effect on the body, how the mind and body are functionally inseparable, how thought affects physiology, how to harness the power of positive attitude, unconscious and conscious awareness, responsibility and creative intelligence, core beliefs and seed thoughts, emotion and the body's language, mental projections and expectations, interpersonal versus intrapersonal communication, body messages, technological feedback, brain- body integration, how the brain and body communicate, the stress response, the relaxation response, the subconscious mind and behavior, how exercise, physical fitness, nutrition and sleep affect learning, how a healthy body fosters a healthy mind, and how to improve the capacity to learn.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

8. LILIE ONLINE: Managing the Culturally Responsive Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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In this course participants will be introduced to the concept and theory of Cultural Responsiveness and how it can be applied to classroom instruction and daily interactions with students, classroom environment, and parents and within the community. The focus of this course will be on how to infuse the mindset of cultural responsiveness within our classroom communities and interactions with students in order to maximize our daily instructional practices for overall student success. The key components will be introduced, discussed and implemented within a variety of instructional techniques and daily classroom interactions. Being able to engage diverse student population has a strong and direct effect on student development and varied tolerance. As the classroom teacher and facilitator we have the responsibility to create a classroom environment along with lesson design that engages students from multiple backgrounds and interests so that we are reaching as many students as possible and integrating topics and language that is of interest to them and that they are also able to relate to personally-it is increasing important for us to make students aware of the world around them and how they can relate what they are learning to real-life experiences. This course will also train participants to teach all students to understand and promote diversity.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

9. LILIE ONLINE: Mental Health in the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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As districts implement the new, mandated Mental Health law into their curriculum, it is important that classroom teachers understand the components of this education law and possess the necessary knowledge to integrate mental health awareness into their practice. Participants in this course will become familiar with the NYSED Amendments to CR Part 135 regarding Mental Health Education. An overview of mental health and the curriculum will be provided and teachers will attain the skills necessary to develop students' mental health, self-esteem, and well-being in, and out of, the classroom. Attention is focused on how culturally responsive practices and policies work to enable school personnel to address the social, behavioral, and mental health needs of students from diverse cultures. The impact of mental health on social and academic success across various cultures will be analyzed and action plans will be created to develop an educational climate that is inclusive of all students in one's care.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

10. LILIE ONLINE: Reading Strategies for All Teachers

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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The rigors of the Common Core and now the Next Generation Learning Standards have impacted all teachers regardless of subject area, and one of the most integral parts of this educational overhaul is the undeniable move forward and upward with improving reading abilities and comprehension skills across all areas. Teachers that want to improve and inspire students to be successful readers will benefit from this course. Designed to meet the needs of the teacher by examining the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Learning Standards to ensure understanding of the changes that will directly impact instruction, access resources that highlight instructional strategies and ways to select appropriate texts to address the theories and ideas of critical consciousness and cultural responsiveness and how to teach students to use language of critique, allow time for the creation of activities that reflect the needs of a 21st Century learner, the qualities of highly effective reading instruction, choice activities that reflect participants' needs based on the diversity of their own student populations, and formative and summative assessments that are based upon key instructional strategies and tools that should be taught and modeled for students.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

11. LILIE ONLINE: Responsive Trauma - Informed Instruction

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/1/2022 to 10/28/2022

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The impact of trauma and crisis on our students is tremendous. Research states that up to two-thirds of U.S. children have experienced at least one type of serious childhood trauma, such as abuse, neglect, natural disaster, or experiencing or witnessing violence. Understandably, these experiences can have an extreme impact on a child's education. This course will discuss a topical overview of trauma and how it relates to the classroom. We will also discuss how underrepresented groups face further challenges and traumas as well as understand strategies, tips and methods to support students. We will study how to best communicate with the families of impacted students, and ways to accommodate diverse academic needs.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

12. MS Regional Workshop - Chromebook Tips and Tricks

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/4/2022

This workshop will go over different tips and tricks using Chromebooks that teachers, students and parents alike can use. Learn how these shortcuts can aid and support students to be more organized and efficient in your class. Some topics that will be covered are: managing windows and split screens, taking screen shots of selected regions, managing tabs, and utilizing the accessibility features to help differently abled students.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

13. Model Schools Liaison Meeting

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/6/2022

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14. MS Regional Workshop - Nearpod for Novices

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/13/2022

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Need to liven up your lessons? Nearpod can help! Whether you enjoy creating, or whether you rather not reinvent the wheel, Nearpod has something for you. With thousands of resources, including standards based lessons, fun and engaging interactive tools are at your fingertips. Motivate students and fire up your student and/or teacher paced lesson plans with assessments tools such as Quizzes, Polls, Collaborate Boards, Videos, and so much more.
Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Overt instruction on digital citizenship is now more important than ever before. The topic has now been formally addressed in the new NYSED K-12 CS-DF learning standards. This workshop is designed to walk you through various resources that are available on Common Sense Education. Find lessons and learn ways these resources can be seamlessly integrated into many existing school subscriptions to meet learning standards. Common Sense Education is a nonprofit organization that offers users free access to all of their materials.
Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
This is an introductory class on how to get the most out of using Google Forms. Google Forms allows users to create forms, surveys, and quizzes as well as to collaboratively edit and share the forms with other people. In this course, you will learn how to create and use Google Forms as a teaching and assessment tool.
Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

17. MS Regional Workshop - 3D Printing Fall Session

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/20/2022

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Designed for anyone interested in learning how to incorporate 3D printing into their curriculum. Students can create objects for 3D printing that demonstrate their understanding of a concept or topic such as creating an animal cell, a sculpture, or even an energy efficient home. Students use real world skills that can take them beyond what they thought was possible. This in person workshop will cover designing models with Tinkercad, using sliced software to prepare a model for printing, and tips for a great print. We will also cover how to create classes in Tinkercad to monitor student work and brainstorm curriculum ideas.
**Please bring a device to use for this workshop**
Workshop will be held at 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, 11742
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Eastern Suffolk BOCES, Nassau BOCES, and Western Suffolk BOCES invite all K-12 educators to participate in the Long Island Technology & Education Summit (LITES). The focus of this conference is to promote the use of technologies to enhance critical thinking, problem solving, creativity and imagination in the classroom. LITES is a platform for sharing new ideas, innovations and trends. This highly regarded annual conference has grown into a premier event for Long Island educators. This year we have Dr. John Spencer as our esteemed keynote. Dr. Spencer is a former middle school teacher and current college professor who is passionate about seeing kids reach their creative potential. John is on a mission to see teachers unleash the creative potential in all of their students so that kids can be makers, designers, artists, and engineers. In addition to the keynote, we will have breakout sessions focusing on a wealth of ideas, resources and best practices that can be integrated into the classroom or curriculum. Vendors will also be available to discuss technology integration options.
Google Sites is a simple, web-based building tool that allows teachers to easily create, update and share information with their students and families. In this interactive workshop, teachers will learn how to navigate the interface, add/edit content on pages, share information from Drive, and share their classroom calendar to create their own classroom Google Site.
Workshop will be held at 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville 11742 Conference Room #1
Discovery Education (DE) is a platform to engage and motivate students with the use of videos, photos, audio files, text, and other content. Additionally, DE includes a digital creation tool called Studio; this can be used by educators for instructional purposes or by students for projects and assignments. DE offers safe educational content for these purposes, all in one place. As educators within DE, you also have the ability to give interactive assignments to students, create video quizzes, and have access to over 140 instructional strategies for your classroom lessons. When you join DE, you become part of a professional community and have opportunities for Professional Development. This workshop will offer you many tools to enhance your students' experience in all subject areas, while providing you with time to explore and ask questions! **paid subscription
Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Digital reading tools can help learners explore their full potential and help educators support their students. With literacy tools in Microsoft Teams, educators can help students build confidence, encourage independent practice, track progress, and help every student become a fluent reader for success in school, career, and life. In this training, you will:
(1) Create and access Reading Progress assignments
(2) Improve comprehension with Immersive Reader
(3) Get to know Reading Coach
(4) Explore Education Insights for reading fluency
*Access to a computer and camera is needed to order to practice with these features and best practices with be shared out amongst the group.*

For questions, contact Christina Fordham at christina.fordham@bufsd.org

22. MS Regional Workshop - Creating Your Own Instructional Videos

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/28/2022

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If a picture is worth a thousand words, a video is worth millions! Save yourself time and resources by creating instructional videos for your students. We will explore tools such as screen recordings, presentation software, screen capture, and markup tools. You can mix creativity with critical thinking, problem solving skills and even mathematical skills.
Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

23. LILIE ONLINE: Bilingual Education - From Theory to Practice

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 11/1/2022 to 11/28/2022

This course is designed to prepare bilingual, ESOL, and interested mainstream teachers to successfully work with English Language Learners, in the context of bilingual/ESL programs. It includes the study of the historical, psychological, social, cultural, political, theoretical, and legal foundations of bilingual education programs in the United States. Participants will examine different bilingual program models and will explore and implement effective research-based strategies of instruction in the main content areas. Communication with parents and families, concerning students' academic and social outcomes will be highlighted.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

24. LILIE ONLINE: Cultivating Student Leadership

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 11/1/2022 to 11/28/2022

The principles of student leadership are rooted in the belief that a drive to benefit the greater good lends itself to establish, harness, and achieve a common purpose. Educators are in a unique position to identify and cultivate the leadership qualities in all of their students. This course will give participants the tools to identify the leadership characteristics that their individual students possess. This course will impart knowledge about how to design and implement lesson plans and action plans that provide ongoing, structured student leadership opportunities. Additionally, participants will learn how to inspire and steward student leaders into broader community initiatives and activism.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.
Mental Illness, social-emotional awareness and our students' overall well-being is part of our classroom today. Teaching is no longer just reading and writing. In this course, we will equip educators to understand, connect and manage depression. We will see how depression demonstrates itself within varying communities and culture and with different age groups. With the statistics surrounding depression growing each year, relating to & managing this disorder is vital to success in our hallways & classrooms. The course will instruct participants about what defines depression, the various types of depression, the signs and symptoms of depression and what schools & teachers can do to support students. Further, we will study and review common approaches to treating and managing depression-both in and out of school. A full discussion on typical medications and holistic approaches will occur, as well as a focus on communication skills and appropriate terminology to connect and reach families.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

26. LILIE ONLINE: Growing the Critically Conscious Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 11/1/2022 to 11/28/2022

In this course participants will be introduced to the concept and theory of Critical Consciousness and how it can be applied to classroom instruction to directly affect student outcome and success. Participants will be encouraged to think about their own perspectives, working within a diverse environment and implementing culturally responsive instruction. The focus of this course will be on how to infuse the mindset of critical consciousness within our students with also infusing cultural responsiveness in our daily instructional practices. Throughout this course, participants will be encouraged to reflect on their own and student's complex identities. This will be done with questioning leading to self-reflection and keen observation of our students and interactions between students and teacher and student. Participants will be provided time to reflect upon their own understanding of what it is to be critically consciousness which will help in modeling for students. The key components of both theories will be introduced, discussed and implemented within a variety of instructional techniques and daily classroom interactions that promote and support a brave learning community. As educators we need to design and implement activities that lessons and encourage students to share multiple perspectives but also feel confident in speaking out against social injustices, thus creating a brave learning community.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

27. LILIE ONLINE: Strength through SEL

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 11/1/2022 to 11/28/2022

This course will empower educators to successfully address the important task of cultivating empathy and social harmony in K-12 classrooms as a means to improve equity within their schools for all learners, including student populations that have been historically underserved and marginalized. Discussion and assignments incorporate strategies that can be used to foster acceptance and understanding for diverse individuals and promote social-emotional learning (SEL). Designed as a sort of "think tank,” educators will brainstorm and share various SEL activities in the following environments: classroom, remote learning, school, and home and community, so that by the end of the course, educators have access to dozens of turnkey ideas that they can implement the very next day with their students. This course is also beneficial to all educators that work in the school, not just the traditional classroom, but counselors, psychologists, and those working within the small group and/or alternative settings.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.
An educator's classroom includes a diverse group of pupils, which will consist of LGBTQ+ students. Families of LGBTQ+ students expect and deserve a fair and safe learning environment for their children to learn. Educators know that in order for meaningful learning to take place, all students must feel safe and supported in the school community. This is especially true for students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, or are questioning their sexuality. Statewide legislation such as DASA and provisions under the federal law, Title IX do protect LGBTQ+ pupils, however, the true impact begins from a compassionate and informed educators that embrace SEL and cultivate brave learning spaces. As an advocate, an educator renders a tremendous difference on students who are struggling with their identities. Ultimately this course will inform educators on the diverse and powerful perspectives, experiences, struggles and needs or our LGBTQ+ students in our care as well as how to work with parents, administrators, support staff and LGBTQ+ students to promote a safe, respectful learning environment. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness with their students and to have that dialogue within the classroom.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.

29. LILIE ONLINE: The Peaceful Classroom and Easing Student Anxiety and Stress

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 11/1/2022 to 11/28/2022

The class will address the stress and anxiety students contend with on a daily basis by examining the causes and learning ways to help alleviate such within the classroom. By becoming more aware and versed in strategies of social emotional learning and practices through the lens of culturally responsive practices that embrace and reflect the many identities and experiences of the students in their care, educators will learn to support their students and lessen the stress and anxiety often felt by them. How the recent pandemic has changed student motivation and behavior and what to do in order to meet their unique and diverse interests will be included in this timely course as well. In all, this course will cultivate an awareness and provide resources and strategies to employ in creating a peaceful classroom that works to reduce stress and anxiety of students with the goal of developing equitable practices for the students in one's care, notably for those marginalized populations.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.
Digital reading tools can help learners explore their full potential and help educators support their students. With literacy tools in Microsoft Teams, educators can help students build confidence, encourage independent practice, track progress, and help every student become a fluent reader for success in school, career, and life. In this training you will: (1) Create and access Reading Progress assignments; (2) Improve comprehension with Immersive Reader; (3) Get to know Reading Coach; Explore Education Insights for reading fluency. **Must have access to an Office 365 account and a beginner understanding of Microsoft Teams to gain the most from this workshop. **

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Graphic organizers and concept maps are visual learning tools that foster understanding. Making use of imagery and diagrams assists visual learners grasp new ideas and concepts. Graphic organizers that support text structures can afford students with a means for categorizing new information more efficiently and lead to deeper understanding. This workshop will introduce you to various technology tools that are designed to apply the theory and practical application for using visual learning tools. Some of the resources we will explore include; Popplet, Word SmartArt, BrainPOP's Make-a-Map, and Canva for Education.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

32. MS Regional Workshop - Using Video for Visual Storytelling

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 11/15/2022

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Video recording apps and sites allow students to record and edit videos to demonstrate their learning and ideas. In this workshop we will look at some tools that you can use in the classroom to assess learning by completing projects like: news broadcasts for non-fiction writing units, movie trailers as book reviews, how-to video snippets to demonstrate a skill or task, and more.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Virtual field trips offer teachers and students an opportunity to visit people, places, and things without leaving the classroom. Virtual field trips may be comprised of images, animations, simulations, audio and video as well as live broadcasts and interactive materials. In this workshop, we will explore several technology tools available for taking students on virtual field trips as well as offerings from various providers. We will also discuss best practices when providing virtual field trips. Time will be provided to begin planning ways to utilize virtual field trips in your classroom.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

34. LILIE ONLINE: A Restorative Approach and Practices

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 12/1/2022 to 12/28/2022

This course is designed to provide educators with the knowledge and techniques to implement proactive and restorative practices within their classroom. Educators will examine and learn the cultural response practices and dispositions as a lens through which to learn about and apply various restorative practices. This course will examine different restorative practice strategies, role of CRP in crafting them to meet the diverse needs of your students, the connection with social emotional learning and the benefits of how a restorative practice approach provides a more proactive and positive system where stakeholders are engaged and part of the process providing them with the much-needed communication and life skills needed in both academics and life outside the classroom. Ultimately, educators will discover strategies to encourage students to manage complex emotions, navigate social situations and develop a plan to intervene and minimize conflicts, establishing a learning- focused classroom environment that is built on mutual respect and empathy in order to support a pathway to success. Planning, implementing and assessing inclusive and equitable practices and policies within the classroom and beyond will provide participants with the tools to support all students, including those from historically underrepresented and marginalized groups.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

35. LILIE ONLINE: Amplifying Cultural Competency & Student Voice

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 12/1/2022 to 12/28/2022

Student voice refers to the expression of ideas, perspectives, values, and beliefs of our learners. In this course, educators will learn how to engage their students in self-expression and how to amplify their students' voices. Participants will define and analyze the many facets of student voice and they will learn how to create a variety of opportunities for their students to be heard. Throughout the course, culturally responsive teaching will be discussed as it pertains to helping students develop and promote their own unique voice. Participants will create and share lesson plans that are realistic and practical for immediate use.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

36. LILIE ONLINE: Asset-Based Instruction to Empower Students

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 12/1/2022 to 12/28/2022

This course will focus on how we can empower all students to be successful both academi¬cally and socially within the learning community and what we can do as a teacher and facilitator to foster a brave learning environment that supports students to utilize their own assets, knowledge and abilities to take a role in their own learning and success. Further, we will explore ways we can encourage families to support students and integrate their own assets and perspectives into the learning environment and to create a stronger home, school and community con¬nection. We will see a shift of mindset in focusing on student struggle but rather their personal strengths, abilities and knowledge. Additionally, specific strat¬egies teachers can incorporate into their classes will be explored as well as methods to support culturally responsive instruction for empowering students to overcome various academic obstacles.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.
The image of a successful person can vary from one individual to the next; however, upon closer inspection those who succeed share a common quality: their mindset. Teachers will examine various ways to positively alter their own lives as a result of mindset, but equally important, how students can benefit from a growth mindset culture in the classroom. It is apparent that we want our students to develop and maintain a growth mindset; however, it is also necessary that we foster an awareness within them that allows them to respectfully question social injustices and determine ways to promote change. This course provides the foundation for understanding mindset, the difference between a fixed and growth mindset, the importance of the brain and how it works, specific ways to foster a growth mindset environment, the role of critical thinking, differentiation and critical consciousness and cultural responsiveness, ways to change mindsets, and strategies that promote a growth mindset. An educator can use this information to continue to develop challenging instruction that is also designed for students to recognize how potential and effort impact the outcome in any life situation. With the expectation for educators to consistently challenge students, many students are encountering new learning difficulties and experiencing feelings of frustration and failure.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

38. LILIE ONLINE: Infusing Rigor into your Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 12/1/2022 to 12/28/2022

Participants will examine ways they can create meaningful, challenging, rigorous instruction and assessments that provide opportunities that allow for higher level thinking as the norm. They will explore and vet a multitude of resources and develop teaching strategies and assessments that can be incorporated immediately across content areas, grades and subjects to provide challenging and significant learning experiences for every student in their classrooms in an environment that supports risk taking in a safe, brave space. As no singular teaching experience will match another, it's crucial to experience this course in the same rigorous manner we approach the application of our teaching methodology for our classrooms. Every participant in this course comes to this course with a different background (geographical, cultural, life experience.) They will step out of their comfort one by building a process for continually assessing, reflecting upon and challenging bias and prejudices while building a coalition with educators that are different from them. As a culminating activity participants will create or update a unit of study to include rigorous assessment, instruction, materials and instructional strategies.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

39. LILIE ONLINE: Redefining Classroom Management for Distance Learning

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 12/1/2022 to 12/28/2022

In this course, participants will learn the key role that classroom management has in overall student achievement and success. Participants will discuss and explore ways in which remote teaching has changed traditional classroom management and the strategies utilized to keep students engaged and successful within a virtual classroom setting. Some of the strategies to be shared and implemented throughout the course will be how to use various tools within the Google Classroom platform, conducting effective communication with parents and students, integrating a more student-centered instructional approach that provides multiple opportunities for student choice and how to guide students into adopting an independent learning mindset during hybrid / distance learning. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness along with culturally responsive practices with their students to develop dialogue within the classroom that supports a brave learning community and considers underserved social groups. Additionally, grouping students virtually and instructional practices regarding cultural responsiveness will be discussed as well.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.

40. LILIE ONLINE: STEM and the New Generation

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 12/1/2022 to 12/28/2022

The NGL Standards have placed a great emphasis on Mathematics and English Language Arts with STEM in the US receiving greater attention as the nation continues to be a major competitor in the world economy and in the research and development of new technologies. This course provides a general overview of the three initiatives that will drive the curriculum across all areas of K-12 education. The course starts with an overview and a brief history of STEM initiatives as well as the reasons why these subject areas are critical to the success of all students, most notable reaching those historically underrepresented and underserved being seen and included. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the importance of these critical areas and their role in promoting the tenents of STEM while meeting student needs. Participants will have an opportunity to conduct indepth analysis and review of the Next Generation Science Standards and how these will direct K-12 education in the 21st century. While learning how to create an engaging STEM classroom, participants will simultaneously learn the importance for students need to see in themselves the potential to pursue STEM interests and career through culturally responsive practice within their instruction. Participants will also research and utilize STEM, culturally responsive resources and lesson plans for their own classrooms.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.
This course focuses on the social, physical and academic impact of social media on our students, their well-being and their learning. We will analyze and evaluate the role of social media today and its impact on teens in order to discover ways to link popular medias and apps with both academic and personal success. The course will study both the positive and negative roles social media plays in kids' lives, as well as educate Participants on how to utilize this type of technology in our classrooms to foster meaningful learning. Through the lens of culturally responsive practices and growing our own critical consciousness, participants will learn about methods to support and strengthen the success of all students and their unique and diverse backgrounds. Specifically, we will read about incorporating Common Core standards while teaching with social media. In addition to strategies and technology that supports both participants and students, a timely and valuable benefit of this course will help educate and better protect students on the dangers of social media while focusing on the positive connections to their education. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness with their students and to have that dialogue within the classroom. Additionally, grouping and instructional practices regarding cultural responsiveness will be discussed as well.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.
Brainpop has incorporated more activities to allow educators to assess learners formally. This beginner Brainpop workshop will demonstrate ways to use Brianpop as an instructional tool and to assess student understanding using differentiated activities that allow student voice and/or choice. Examples include: creative coding, movie, and games.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Screencastify is a great tool that can help educators flip their classroom and learning experience. The Flipped Learning model shifts traditional instruction to a student-centered approach, where students learn the foundation of the content independently and in-class time is focused on exploring topics in depth and creates a rich learning experience. Learn how to use Screencastify to create screen recordings of your lessons and push them out to your students to learn at their own pace.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

44. LILIE ONLINE: Aspiring Educational Leaders and Administrators

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/1/2023 to 1/28/2023

This course is designed to give teachers the opportunity to explore and gain an authentic understanding of educational leadership and administration. Participants in this course will learn the fundamental principles of building and district leadership roles. Participants will understand the framework of developing one's own leadership capacity and will explore how to do so in a critically conscious and culturally responsive manner that builds relationships with students, staff, and parents. Participants will delve into research-based leadership theories and practices, as well as use the NYS Educational Leadership Standards, to understand how quality leadership stewards excellence in education.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

45. LILIE ONLINE: Engaging K-12 Learners Through Gamification

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/1/2023 to 1/28/2023

What were some of your favorite games as a child? What made these games so engaging? I this course, participants will learn about gamification and how to utilize game-based strategies in their classrooms. To enrich our discussion and understanding, participants will review research on engagement theory and consider how these techniques can motivate the most reluctant learners. Together, as a think tank, we will evaluate examples of gamification and brainstorm turnkey activities that you can try with your students the very next day!

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

46. LILIE ONLINE: Enriching the ENL Experience

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/1/2023 to 1/28/2023

This course is focused on enriching the experience for both educators and students in their mainstream classes. The course is designed to promote educator understanding of their students' backgrounds, analyze research-based strategies to assist their learning while creating a culturally responsive classroom that enables ENL educational attainment. Participants will explore both federal and NYS legislation that has historically and currently impacted English Language Learner experiences. Participants will also analyze language proficiencies in order to develop strategies best geared to their classroom. Participants will incorporate academic and social language in lesson planning in order to increase student engagement of content and mastery of English. Topics to be covered include: Federal and NYS ENL Legislation, NYS ENL Demographics and the Achievement Gap, Creating a Culturally-Responsive Classroom, Language Proficiencies and Best Strategies in Content Areas, Lesson Planning and Assessment, Enhancing Comprehensible Input, Making connections with Student Families

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.
There is a wide spectrum of needs that ELLs have as they immerse themselves into not only a new language, but often, a new culture and educational system. As teachers of ELLs, we have the potential to be a person of guidance and safety for our students. These students have greater stresses and challenges beyond our classroom curriculum and these difficulties can frequently be divided into the categories of cultural, social, and educational. Once we understand the common issues they may face, we will know the signs to look for and, more importantly, what strategies and resources we can provide them with. Through the lens of culturally responsive practices and growing our own critical consciousness, participants will gain an understanding of common stressors that ELL students face beyond our classroom and will share different strategies and resources to implement into their own practice. *Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

48. LILIE ONLINE: The Autism Spectrum and Today's Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/1/2023 to 1/28/2023

Teaching students on the Autism Spectrum presents many challenges for teachers. A clear understanding of these challenges is essential, especially when these students are mainstreamed into the regular education settings. This class will thoroughly review the traits of the brain disorder in K-12 children, its origins, and discuss the environmental and social considerations that need to be made in the educational setting. Teachers will be given an overview of autistic characteristics, importance of the parent-teacher relationship, and successful classroom methodologies used in the mainstream classroom. Culturally responsive practices and equity will be woven into the class in order to strengthen the support our students receive in the way of strategies, cultural strengths, success, openmindedness and a supportive learning environment.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.

49. LILIE ONLINE: The Dyslexic Mind

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/1/2023 to 1/28/2023

Dyslexia impacts an estimated one in five students. This course will allow educators to develop an accurate understanding of dyslexia, so that they can work to dispel myths and advocate for proper supports for students, both in their classrooms and larger school communities. This course will address the current inequities in education faced by students with dyslexia. We will discuss the current state of dyslexia identification and support in our schools and explore ways to develop more equitable practices for students with dyslexia. We will consider how race, language and socioeconomic factors can impact proper identification and support. Educators will explore and discuss how structured literacy instruction along with Universal Design for Learning practices can create greater learning equity and accessibility for all learners with dyslexia.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.

50. LILIE ONLINE: Close Reading: Strategies to Mine Meaning

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/1/2023 to 1/28/2023

All teachers are working to implement the Common Core Learning Standards and share in the responsibility of literacy instruction; however, many are presented with the additional challenge of correctly teaching the skills of close reading. The CCLS emphasize closely reading a text through the process of reading, re-reading, and analyzing with the purpose of accurately understanding it at a deeper level. Students are expected to examine texts, evaluate author's craft and purpose, text structure, and recognize patterns and significant details to ultimately reach a more in-depth comprehension of a whole text. This course will provide the foundation of what close reading is, how to teach it, and the opportunity to develop activities that foster the application of this skill. Participants will complete this course with the essential framework for close reading that will help create life-long independent critical thinkers and readers.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.
This workshop is designed to introduce you to technology tools that can motivate students to write while maintaining the educational goals of a writing assignment. We will discuss how the use of digital tools in storytelling for fiction and non-fiction topics can be helpful in building language and writing skills while being more engaging for students. Some tools we will review include Book Creater, Buncee, Google Slides, and PowerPoint. (Note: while it is not mandatory for attendance, it would be helpful if attendees have accounts for these programs.)

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
In this workshop, you will learn how to make engaging, eye-catching slides that students can interact with through the use of individual devices. Through the use of links, you can easily access additional pages throughout a Google Slides presentation quickly, or export to outside resources. Customizable backgrounds, fonts, and more can be changed to fit lesson themes, seasons, and more. Your students will be able to access the interactive notebook from school or home, making it easy to flip your classroom.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

53. MS Regional Workshop - Accessibility Using Microsoft Edge

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/24/2023

New
Discover or re-discover the free accessibility features built into the Microsoft Edge web browser. Participants will explore the following features and ways to integrate this into their classroom instruction: (1) Read Aloud; (2) Immersive Reader; (3) QR Codes; (3) (4) Web Capture; (5) Research. **Must have access to the Microsoft web browser in order to gain the most from this workshop**

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

54. MS Regional Workshop - Getting Started with Newsela

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 1/25/2023

New
In this workshop, participants will explore Newslea, a news story-based platform that aims to help students improve their literacy skills with real-world content. Teachers can use Newsela to strengthen student comprehensive by choosing content that is of interest to their students, or let students find their own content. Teachers can also check for understanding by utilizing built in annotation tools, quizzes and writing prompts.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

55. MS Regional Workshop - Getting Started with Kami

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/2/2023

New
In this workshop, you will learn how to bring your documents to life with Kami! Kami is an online document annotation and markup tool. We will explore the basic features of Kami and discuss how to create activities for your students. Kami gives students the opportunity to collaborate with each other on PDFS, ready to use templates, and through integration with Google Drive and Google Classroom.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

56. LILIE ONLINE: Adolescent Engagement in Risky Behavior

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/6/2023 to 3/5/2023

This course will study the current dangerous and risky behaviors that impact our students. We will identify how to help students meet with success within the classroom setting despite the struggles they face. Teachers will investigate ways to get children the help they need to overcome the obstacles that they face. Course participants will discuss and research the cultural and environmental influences that lead some to dangerous choices in life. Strategies will be provided to aid the teacher and the student to work together to understand these self-destructive behaviors. Teachers' knowledge of these trends can help to modify instructional strategies to help with these issues. The teachers' knowledge may have an impact on student achievement helping them to choose wiser actions while succeeding academically. Information will also be given to help the friend who approaches their teachers looking to help and support their peers who are struggling with emotional needs. We will also study these behaviors within the various cultures represented in our classrooms and discuss why some groups may engage in different risks. This course will share the risky behaviors and be versed in identifying warning signs and strategies that can be used to help the children when they seek help. In understanding our students, we will able to aid them in finding support and help them realize their full potential.

*This LILIE workshop will run from 6th of February through the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

57. LILIE ONLINE: Anxiety Disorders & Students Today: What Teachers Can Do

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/6/2023 to 3/5/2023

Anxiety Disorders & Students Today will focus on the biology of the brain and anxiety disorders. It will educate teachers and staff on the how anxiety disorders form, display themselves and work in the brain. Studies will be researched demonstrating how the physical body is impacted and affected from an anxiety disorder while examining. Through the lens of culturally responsive practices and growing our own critical consciousness, participants will learn about anxiety disorders, how to best support our students and the strategies and lessons to strengthen the success of all students. The course will study 12 different anxiety disorders and aspects surrounding each. Further, the course will review several case studies. Case studies will explore all circumstances and situations of a student with an anxiety disorder. Current treatments, therapies and medications will be researched and discussed as well as doctor recommendations for kids seeking ‘alternative approaches. The role of the school will also be discussed; 504plans, accommodations, etc. so teachers may gain insight on the various, school-approved/legal avenues used to assist students classified. Finally, we will look at managing anxiety disorders in the classroom. Topics such as ‘immediate care' for students ‘in the moment', preventative measures, how to modify curriculum in order to suit the needs of the students in the classroom.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 6th of February through the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.
Universal design for learning empow¬ers educators to look deeply at those students in hero care and both consider and out into practice the frameworks or strategies to best meet the students' needs acknowledging and embracing that reality that in every classroom is filled with diverse learners and children that have a range of strengths, backgrounds, experiences, challenges, and motivations. This course will explore UDL and various models and frameworks while looking through each with a lens of culturally responsive practices and critical consciousness. By cultivating a UDL pedagogy and practice aligned with the growing our own critical consciousness, participants will be able to better create lessons and instruction to meet the needs of all our learners and exit this course with frameworks, resources, models and lessons to do so. In addition to instructional strate¬gies of UDL, this course will also provide resources for how UDL offers powerful connections for family engagement and ask participants to work to foster such partnerships.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 6th of February through the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

59. LILIE ONLINE: Cultivating Student Leadership

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/6/2023 to 3/5/2023

The principles of student leadership are rooted in the belief that a drive to benefit the greater good lends itself to establish, harness, and achieve a common purpose. Educators are in a unique position to identify and cultivate the leadership qualities in all of their students. This course will give participants the tools to identify the leadership characteristics that their individual students possess. This course will impart knowledge about how to design and implement lesson plans and action plans that provide ongoing, structured student leadership opportunities. Additionally, participants will learn how to inspire and steward student leaders into broader community initiatives and activism.

*This LILIE workshops will run from the 6th of February to the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

60. LILIE ONLINE: Integrated Co-Teaching in an Inclusion Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/6/2023 to 3/5/2023

The inclusive classroom is one that welcomes all and provides focused differentiated instruction through equitable practices to not only meet the needs of diverse learners, including the traditionally marginalized and special education population, but also challenge those in the mainstream and to help remove these student's barriers to learning. This course will not only discuss the various models for inclusion, but provides all teachers with concrete strategies to incorporate into their daily instruction to help and empower all students in both the academic and social setting. Special emphasis will be placed on exploring and implementing techniques used by successful inclusion classrooms that can be easily translated into any class. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness with their students and how to have that dialogue within the classroom. Additionally, grouping and instructional practices regarding cultural responsiveness will be discussed as well.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 6th of February through the 5th of the March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

61. LILIE ONLINE: Managing the Culturally Responsive Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/6/2023 to 3/5/2023

In this course participants will be introduced to the concept and theory of Cultural Responsiveness and how it can be applied to classroom instruction and daily interactions with students, classroom environment, and parents and within the community. The focus of this course will be on how to infuse the mindset of cultural responsiveness within our classroom communities and interactions with students in order to maximize our daily instructional practices for overall student success. The key components will be introduced, discussed and implemented within a variety of instructional techniques and daily classroom interactions. Being able to engage diverse student population has a strong and direct effect on student development and varied tolerance. As the classroom teacher and facilitator we have the responsibility to create a classroom environment along with lesson design that engages students from multiple backgrounds and interests so that we are reaching as many students as possible and integrating topics and language that is of interest to them and that they are also able to relate to personally-it is increasing important for us to make students aware of the world around them and how they can relate what they are learning to real-life experiences. This course will also train participants to teach all students to understand and promote diversity.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 6th of February through the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

62. LILIE ONLINE: Positive Discipline: Ending the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/6/2023 to 3/5/2023

This course will focus on the learning about the impact of school discipline in creating the School-to-Prison pipeline and the increased rate of incarceration among at-risk students. In exploring the School-to-Prison pipeline enrollees will learn about the connections between the bias seen in disciplinary action and policy, which according to research is racist and inequitable when reporting offenses and administering disciplinary consequences. This resulting in the classroom to prison pipeline. Through research-based practices, participants will learn to recognize examples of bias and acquire methods to effectively address behavioral issues in an unbiased, student-centered approach. The direct outcome of this teaching methodology will foster improved teacher-student relationships, school climate, resolution of behavioral issues, and ultimately prevent future student offenses by creating a more productive, welcoming learning and teaching environment. This course is also beneficial to all school staff, including counselors, psychologists, security guards, and those working within the small group and/or alternative settings.

*This LILIE workshop will run from February 6th through March 5th. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

63. LILIE ONLINE: Reading Strategies for All Teachers

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/6/2023 to 3/5/2023

The rigors of the Common Core and now the Next Generation Learning Standards have impacted all teachers regardless of subject area, and one of the most integral parts of this educational overhaul is the undeniable move forward and upward with improving reading abilities and comprehension skills across all areas. Teachers that want to improve and inspire students to be successful readers will benefit from this course. Designed to meet the needs of the teacher by examining the Common Core Learning Standards and Next Generation Learning Standards to ensure understanding of the changes that will directly impact instruction, access resources that highlight instructional strategies and ways to select appropriate texts to address the theories and ideas of critical consciousness and cultural responsiveness and how to teach students to use language of critique, allow time for the creation of activities that reflect the needs of a 21st Century learner, the qualities of highly effective reading instruction, choice activities that reflect participants' needs based on the diversity of their own student populations, and formative and summative assessments that are based upon key instructional strategies and tools that should be taught and modeled for students.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 6th of February through the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.
The class will address the stress and anxiety students contend with on a daily basis by examining the causes and learning ways to help alleviate such within the classroom. By becoming more aware and versed in strategies of social emotional learning and practices through the lens of culturally responsive practices that embrace and reflect the many identities and experiences of the students in their care, educators will learn to support their students and lessen the stress and anxiety often felt by them. How the recent pandemic has changed student motivation and behavior and what to do in order to meet their unique and diverse interests will be included in this timely course as well. In all, this course will cultivate an awareness and provide resources and strategies to employ in creating a peaceful classroom that works to reduce stress and anxiety of students with the goal of developing equitable practices for the students in one's care, notably for those marginalized populations.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 6th of February through the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.
Apple classroom is a powerful and robust tool available to teachers on an iPad. Features including assignments, airdrop, and management tools allow teachers to harness the app and use it to transform the learning of their students. Attend this workshop and learn how to utilize the interface and ways to use the tool in your own classroom.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

66. Model Schools Liaison Meeting (Nassau/Suffolk BOCES)

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 2/9/2023

**Save-the-Date**

Conference Rooms 1 & 2
Brainpop has incorporated more activities to allow educators to assess learners formally. This beginner Brainpop workshop will demonstrate ways to use Brianpop as an instructional tool and to assess student understanding using differentiated activities that allow student voice and/or choice. Examples include: creative coding, movie, and games.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Increase teacher and student productivity by getting organized in Google. In this workshop teachers will learn about tricks for staying organized with some of the Google Apps. Explore creative ways to organize your Google Classroom so students can locate assignments easily. Learn various ways to locate files and organize your Google Drive and have all of your materials at your fingertips. Utilize Google Sites with an embedded Google Classroom calendar to keep parents and students informed of class responsibilities.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

69. LILIE ONLINE: Academic Vocabulary Infusion

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

Standards four, five, and six in Vocabulary Acquisition and Use in the Next Generation Learning Standards focus on academic vocabulary and the needs for students to consistently build upon their vocabulary to access the complex texts that they will be charged with mastering in their various courses. This course will explore information on language acquisition and how it can help educators design more effective vocabulary instruction, the importance of academic vocabulary and its role in all content area classrooms, the development of numerous vocabulary activities that will be designed to support students as they acquire and use both general and content specific language, and the opportunity to develop vocabulary instruction that can be implemented and evaluated during our course or for use in the future. Research shows that marginally underserved populations of students, particularly students of color, multilingual students, and students with disabilities, often have gaps in their personal vocabularies com¬pared to those of their peers. This course provides support so that educators can appropriately design and implement vocabulary instruction that will result in an instructional approach that embraces the diversity present among students themselves while still adhering to NYS Standards and curriculum.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.
Mental Illness, social-emotional awareness and our students' overall well-being is part of our classroom today. Teaching is no longer just reading and writing. In this course, we will equip educators to understand, connect and manage depression. We will see how depression demonstrates itself within varying communities and culture and with different age groups. With the statistics surrounding depression growing each year, relating to & managing this disorder is vital to success in our hallways & classrooms. The course will instruct participants about what defines depression, the various types of depression, the signs and symptoms of depression and what schools & teachers can do to support students. Further, we will study and review common approaches to treating and managing depression-both in and out of school. A full discussion on typical medications and holistic approaches will occur, as well as a focus on communication skills and appropriate terminology to connect and reach families.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

71. LILIE ONLINE: Effects of the Mind Body Connection

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

The "Mind-Body Connection” has a profound effect on an individual's learning. The mind-body connection can be explained as the physical and mental connection between our existence and how we perceive the world. Some researchers believe that the mind is a result of electrical activity in the brain. Others believe the mind exists outside of the body and affects the brain, causing the electromagnetic activity that we can observe with technology. This course will focus on Contemporary Mind-body Perspectives, the Emotion's Effect on the body, how the mind and body are functionally inseparable, how thought affects physiology, how to harness the power of positive attitude, unconscious and conscious awareness, responsibility and creative intelligence, core beliefs and seed thoughts, emotion and the body's language, mental projections and expectations, interpersonal versus intrapersonal communication, body messages, technological feedback, brain- body integration, how the brain and body communicate, the stress response, the relaxation response, the subconscious mind and behavior, how exercise, physical fitness, nutrition and sleep affect learning, how a healthy body fosters a healthy mind, and how to improve the capacity to learn.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

72. LILIE ONLINE: Growing the Critically Conscious Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

In this course participants will be introduced to the concept and theory of Critical Consciousness and how it can be applied to classroom instruction to directly affect student outcome and success. Participants will be encouraged to think about their own perspectives, working within a diverse environment and implementing culturally responsive instruction. The focus of this course will be on how to infuse the mindset of critical consciousness within our students with also infusing cultural responsiveness in our daily instructional practices. Throughout this course, participants will be encouraged to reflect on their own and student's complex identities. This will be done with questioning leading to self-reflection and keen observation of our students and interactions between students and teacher and student. Participants will be provided time to reflect upon their own understanding of what it is to be critically consciousness which will help in modeling for students. The key components of both theories will be introduced, discussed and implemented within a variety of instructional techniques and daily classroom interactions that promote and support a brave learning community. As educators we need to design and implement activities that lessons and encourage students to share multiple perspectives but also feel confident in speaking out against social injustices, thus creating a brave learning community.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

73. LILIE ONLINE: Mental Health in the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

As districts implement the new, mandated Mental Health law into their curriculum, it is important that classroom teachers understand the components of this education law and possess the necessary knowledge to integrate mental health awareness into their practice. Participants in this course will become familiar with the NYSED Amendments to CR Part 135 regarding Mental Health Education. An overview of mental health and the curriculum will be provided and teachers will attain the skills necessary to develop students' mental health, self-esteem, and well-being in, and out of, the classroom. Attention is focused on how culturally responsive practices and policies work to enable school personnel to address the social, behavioral, and mental health needs of students from diverse cultures. The impact of mental health on social and academic success across various cultures will be analyzed and action plans will be created to develop an educational climate that is inclusive of all students in one's care.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

74. LILIE ONLINE: New World Language Standards: Preparing Global Citizens

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

This course will examine the revised NYS World Language Standards and how it will impact teaching practices and use of teaching resources and materials. This course will also explore the pedagogical shift toward preparing students for a globalized world through foreign language instruction with a focus on how to ensure our students are prepared with 21st century communication skills.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

75. LILIE ONLINE: Overview of Learning Disabilities

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

The rise of learning disabilities seen in students has been seen throughout all levels and subject areas and the skill to understand, assess and develop lessons for learning are of paramount importance for educators. The prognosis, treatments and research surrounding learning disabilities in this course will promote strategies teachers may use to encourage success in students with disorders that affect spoken and written language, mathematical calculations, coordinate movements, and direct attention. Teachers will exit the course with an understanding and ability of how to create/modify lessons geared towards children with learning disabilities so that all students within their classroom settings learn and show progress.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

76. LILIE ONLINE: Strength through SEL

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

This course will empower educators to successfully address the important task of cultivating empathy and social harmony in K-12 classrooms as a means to improve equity within their schools for all learners, including student populations that have been historically underserved and marginalized. Discussion and assignments incorporate strategies that can be used to foster acceptance and understanding for diverse individuals and promote social-emotional learning (SEL). Designed as a sort of "think tank,” educators will brainstorm and share various SEL activities in the following environments: classroom, remote learning, school, and home and community, so that by the end of the course, educators have access to dozens of turnkey ideas that they can implement the very next day with their students. This course is also beneficial to all educators that work in the school, not just the traditional classroom, but counselors, psychologists, and those working within the small group and/or alternative settings.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.

77. LILIE ONLINE: Teacher Rescue

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/1/2023 to 3/28/2023

The role of an educator has increasingly become more and more demanding. In addition to being content specialists, or service providers, educators find that their roles encompass so much more than delivering instruction and/or services. Educators' daily work includes elements of counseling, caregiving, mentoring, mediating, coaching, and so much more. Over time, these demands can lead educators to feel "burnt out.” This course will give participants the tools to recognize what teacher burn out is and how it negatively impacts teacher and student outcomes. Participants will go beyond identifying issues and will analyze research-based strategies, techniques, and actions to help prevent or reverse burn out. Educators will learn about the positive and invigorating effects of participating in PLCs, PDs, stress management activities, reflections, and leadership opportunities. Educators will discuss and analyze research-based, best practices that improve instructional strategies and collaborative approaches to student learning. Educators will examine their underlying personal beliefs, norms, practices, and assumptions, and reflect on how a student's race or culture may have influenced school culture. Educators will synthesize fresh lesson plans and faculty presentations that improve student outcomes, and serve to prevent and reverse teacher burnout.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.
Explore pedagogy that guides the development of Nearpod's English Learner Library. This workshop is being offered to districts who Nearpod subscription includes the English Learner Library. In this workshop, participants will explore 4 major components that make up Nearpod's English Learner Library. Those facets include: academic vocabulary bundles, the EL content companion series, grade specific content and the virtual field trip series "Getting to know these United States.” Workshop participants need to have an active Nearpod account and access to the English Learner Library.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Use GeoGebra with your students for various mathematics and science topics ranging from elementary levels through middle school, high school and college levels. GeoGebra is a FREE interactive tool with a wealth of preset activities and lessons that teachers and students can use to explore and visualize a variety of concepts in science and mathematics including: Vectors/Forces, Tides, Planetary Motion, Energy, Sound, Fractions, Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Calculus and much more!

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.
Google Sites is a simple, web-based building tool that allows teachers to easily create, update and share information with their students and families. In this interactive workshop, teachers will learn how to navigate the interface, add/edit content on pages, share information from Drive, and share their classroom calendar to create their own classroom Google Site.

Workshop will be held at 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville 11729 Conference Room #5

81. MS Regional Workshop - 3D Printing - Spring Session

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/24/2023

New
Designed for anyone interested in learning how to incorporate 3D printing into their curriculum. Students can create objects for 3D printing that demonstrate their understanding of a concept or topic such as creating an animal cell, a sculpture, or even an energy efficient home. Students use real world skills that can take them beyond what they thought was possible. This in person workshop will cover designing models with Tinkercad, using sliced software to prepare a model for printing, and tips for a great print. We will also cover how to create classes in Tinkercad to monitor student work and brainstorm curriculum ideas.
**Please bring a device to use for this workshop**

Workshop will be held at 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, 11729
Lunch Break will be on your own

Conference Room #1
The image of a successful person can vary from one individual to the next; however, upon closer inspection those who succeed share a common quality: their mindset. Teachers will examine various ways to positively alter their own lives as a result of mindset, but equally important, how students can benefit from a growth mindset culture in the classroom. It is apparent that we want our students to develop and maintain a growth mindset; however, it is also necessary that we foster an awareness within them that allows them to respectfully question social injustices and determine ways to promote change. This course provides the foundation for understanding mindset, the difference between a fixed and growth mindset, the importance of the brain and how it works, specific ways to foster a growth mindset environment, the role of critical thinking, differentiation and critical consciousness and cultural responsiveness, ways to change mindsets, and strategies that promote a growth mindset. An educator can use this information to continue to develop challenging instruction that is also designed for students to recognize how potential and effort impact the outcome in any life situation. With the expectation for educators to consistently challenge students, many students are encountering new learning difficulties and experiencing feelings of frustration and failure.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

83. LILIE ONLINE: Combating the Effects of Poverty on Student Learning

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/1/2023 to 4/28/2023

One in five American children under the age of 18 live in poverty making the effects on students' well-being and academic success vast. As educators, must delve in to understand it and how to best combat its effects on our students and classrooms. This course will explore the reasons poverty impacts our students, the ramifications on their personal lives, self-esteem and academic progress. Awareness, strategies and outreach opportunities educators can put into practice to support the students will be provided, assessed and ultimately implemented by those participating in this course. Further, this course will give participants the tools to develop structures and routines to bridge the gaps by engaging students and providing authentic opportunities for each student to grow as a learner, particularly those historically underrepresented and marginalized. Additionally, lesson objectives and cultural responsiveness will be discussed. The end product of this class are well-versed educators that understand the impact poverty has on our students, can identify such and put into practice strategies that will minimize the struggles our students face and help lead them to more robust levels of success. Teachers will move students through intentional processes and practices to foster critical consciousness and heighten student awareness of equity.

*Most LILIE workshop runs from June 1 through June 28, 2022. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

84. LILIE ONLINE: Cooperative Learning Structures and Strategies

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/1/2023 to 4/28/2023

This course will examine the basics of cooperative learning focusing on how to integrate this teaching method, how cooperative learning helps students meet the Next Generation Learning Standards, benefiting from a variety of perspectives and viewpoints, all while integrating technology. The benefits are student content mastery, increased intrinsic motivation through extrinsic motivation, and increased accountability and engagement. An analysis of a variety of cooperative learning methods and practices will be explored. In addition, teachers will examine overall student participation and engagement in learning teams versus traditional classroom configurations and determine successful configurations for different content areas and grade levels at meeting academic expectations. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness with their students and to have that dialogue within the classroom. Additionally, grouping and instructional practices regarding cultural responsiveness will be discussed as well. While working in cooperative groups students will be encouraged to share various perspectives and personal experiences that reflect their personal experiences and cultural identity and social location. Implementation of various strategies will be shared and reflected upon during the course.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools
The number of homeless, or displaced, students has been consistently increasing over the past several years. In fact, in NYC alone, that number has reached a record high where nearly 1 in 10 students have been considered homeless at some point. Understandably, this living situation can have an extreme impact on a child's education. This course will discuss a topical overview of the McKinney-Vento Act as it relates to the classroom, common misconceptions of the definition of homelessness, some of the challenges that displaced students face, tips to communicate with the families of displaced students, and strategies to accommodate for this group's diverse academic needs.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

86. LILIE Online: Encouraging Mindfulness into Today's Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/1/2023 to 4/28/2023

This course will encourage teachers to use mindfulness techniques to enhance their curriculum. Using mindfulness in the classroom can help meet the challenges of the twenty-first century. Becoming mindful will deepen knowledge and foster an environment in which the school community will become self-aware. More students than we know come to our classrooms with social and emotional deficits, trauma and behaviors that can get in the way of learning. Mindfulness practices enhances learning, helps students to better understand themselves, recognize and identify their emotions, improves their social behavior, promotes healthy development and helps them function more effectively as individuals. If we teach children how to become aware of their feelings, minds and bodies, students will be more apt to show empathy to others, make responsible decisions and develop positive relationships. Through mindfulness, we will lay the foundation for a better way to learn in a culturally responsive and loving context.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

87. LILIE ONLINE: Supporting Students with ADHD

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/1/2023 to 4/28/2023

This course delves into the many topics surrounding the study of ADHD: history, theory and brain research, diagnosis, symptoms, medical treatments, behavioral modifications and classroom suggestions. Students have the opportunity to develop individual classroom manuals, which detail ADHD accommodations across multi-leveled curriculum settings.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.

88. LILIE ONLINE: Teaching Gifted Students

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/1/2023 to 4/28/2023

Educators will study the current status of gifted education and identify the special needs of gifted students in our school-based and online classrooms. Teachers will investigate the unique obstacles many gifted students face in the educational process today including the possibility of their own personal implicit biases. They will identify and select strategies that can be used to help these children realize their full potential. It is the objective of this course to explore the inequities in the system and reasons for which many gifted students are not identified or sufficiently challenged on a daily basis. The first half of the course will be dedicated to defining gifted and distinguishing the gifted student from others in our classrooms in order to begin to understand his/her particular academic, social, cultural and emotional needs and perspectives. The second half of the course will be dedicated to reflecting on personal practices, analyzing different approaches to working with this population, identifying those which appear to be most useful, and designing critically conscious, culturally responsive materials and lesson plans that will foster the development of our best and brightest students in any brave educational setting.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.
Our middle school and high school students today are raised in a culture different than what many of us were raised in. The result is a generation of ‘Gen Z' kids who have a different mindset. This course will dive into what it means to be Gen Z, how that impacts relationships, education and life outlook. This course will look at the factors that impact these tweens and teens such as economics, different types of households, social media, etc. We will study the biology of the developing teen mind and the stages of development to further understand the behaviors we see in our classrooms. Comparing ‘nature vs. nurture' and using strategies like Mindfulness and quality classroom practices will enhance student relationships and promote a positive environment that prompts learning and social-emotional development is our goal.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.
Engage students with the power of choice with digital choice boards. This session is an introduction to the concept of hyperlinking within Google Docs and Slides giving students a variety of interactive activities to choose their own learning path. With one shortened link, students can access a lesson that contains instructions, links, tasks, and many clever ways to get kids thinking. Participants will walk away with multiple digital lessons they can use right away!

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

91. MS Regional Workshop - Video Creation with WeVideo

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/12/2023

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Are you new to video editing? Learn how to get started in WeVideo! You will discover how easy it is for you to put together a video that looks amazing! Include captions, soundtracks, titles, and more in just minutes! You can edit anywhere, anytime with WeVideo's web-based platform. Sharing your professional looking finished product is easy too!

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

92. Model Schools Liaison Meeting

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/25/2023

**Save-the-Date**

Conference Room #5

93. MS Regional Workshop - Getting Started with Kami

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/27/2023

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In this workshop, you will learn how to bring your documents to life with Kami! Kami is an online document annotation and markup tool. We will explore the basic features of Kami and discuss how to create activities for your students. Kami gives students the opportunity to collaborate with each other on PDFS, ready to use templates, and through integration with Google Drive and Google Classroom.

Participants will receive an email confirmation with a link to join prior to the workshop.

94. LILIE ONLINE: 21st Century Classroom Technologies

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/1/2023 to 5/26/2023

21st Century Technology Instruction will explore the changing dynamics of new technologies and next generation education (Learning 2.0, 3.0 and 4.0). The Next Generation Learning Standards and the increase of "user generated content" require students to hone their critical thinking skills of collaboration, creativity, research and technical skills as well as embrace their role of potential (global) change agents. Instructional strategies will include (but are not limited to) topics such as: teched equity, student voice, the impact and use of social media, podcasts, blogging, electronic white boards, productivity applications, video-on-demand, internet use and websites as well as other aspects of the digital media that can be used to level the playing field and foster growth of all students with a focus on underrepresented and marginalized student populations in school-based, virtual or hybrid learning environments.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

95. LILIE ONLINE: A Restorative Approach and Practices

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/1/2023 to 5/26/2023

This course is designed to provide educators with the knowledge and techniques to implement proactive and restorative practices within their classroom. Educators will examine and learn the cultural response practices and dispositions as a lens through which to learn about and apply various restorative practices. This course will examine different restorative practice strategies, role of CRP in crafting them to meet the diverse needs of your students, the connection with social emotional learning and the benefits of how a restorative practice approach provides a more proactive and positive system where stakeholders are engaged and part of the process providing them with the much-needed communication and life skills needed in both academics and life outside the classroom. Ultimately, educators will discover strategies to encourage students to manage complex emotions, navigate social situations and develop a plan to intervene and minimize conflicts, establishing a learning- focused classroom environment that is built on mutual respect and empathy in order to support a pathway to success. Planning, implementing and assessing inclusive and equitable practices and policies within the classroom and beyond will provide participants with the tools to support all students, including those from historically underrepresented and marginalized groups.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

96. LILIE ONLINE: Asset-Based Instruction to Empower Students

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/1/2023 to 5/26/2023

This course will focus on how we can empower all students to be successful both academi¬cally and socially within the learning community and what we can do as a teacher and facilitator to foster a brave learning environment that supports students to utilize their own assets, knowledge and abilities to take a role in their own learning and success. Further, we will explore ways we can encourage families to support students and integrate their own assets and perspectives into the learning environment and to create a stronger home, school and community con¬nection. We will see a shift of mindset in focusing on student struggle but rather their personal strengths, abilities and knowledge. Additionally, specific strat¬egies teachers can incorporate into their classes will be explored as well as methods to support culturally responsive instruction for empowering students to overcome various academic obstacles.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 1st of the month through the 26th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

97. LILIE ONLINE: Bilingual Education - From Theory to Practice

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/1/2023 to 5/26/2023

This course is designed to prepare bilingual, ESOL, and interested mainstream teachers to successfully work with English Language Learners, in the context of bilingual/ESL programs. It includes the study of the historical, psychological, social, cultural, political, theoretical, and legal foundations of bilingual education programs in the United States. Participants will examine different bilingual program models and will explore and implement effective research-based strategies of instruction in the main content areas. Communication with parents and families, concerning students' academic and social outcomes will be highlighted.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 1st of the month through the 26th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.

98. LILIE ONLINE: Building Productive and Enduring Educational Partnerships

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/1/2023 to 5/26/2023

Educational partnerships take form when stakeholders come together for the sake of enhancing the good of the school and for improving student outcomes. Partners include students, educators, parents, community members, and others who have an interest in promoting lifelong learning. This course will examine the specifics of how educators can forge ahead with building productive and enduring partnerships that will serve to benefit their students now and in the future. This course will explore research-based rationales for building partnerships and it will analyze best practices for creating and sustaining bonds with various educational partners. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness with their students, adopting the mindset, and to have that dialogue within the classroom. Additionally, student grouping, instructional practices, etc., regarding cultural responsiveness will be discussed as well. Participants will learn how to develop strategies and action plans that engage all partners in collaborative efforts that help students achieve their full potential now and in their lives. Participants will create and implement more equitable practices for students in their classrooms, in particular those who have been historically underserved and marginalized.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 1st of the month through the 26th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 Attention: Model Schools.

99. LILIE ONLINE: Responsive Trauma - Informed Instruction

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/1/2023 to 5/26/2023

The impact of trauma and crisis on our students is tremendous. Research states that up to two-thirds of U.S. children have experienced at least one type of serious childhood trauma, such as abuse, neglect, natural disaster, or experiencing or witnessing violence. Understandably, these experiences can have an extreme impact on a child's education. This course will discuss a topical overview of trauma and how it relates to the classroom instruction through a lens of culturally responsive practices to ensure the diverse needs of those in our care are met. We will also discuss how underrepresented groups face further challenges and trauma's as well as understand strategies, tips and methods to support students, including opportunities to infuse equity.

*This LILIE workshop will run from the 6th of February through the 5th of March. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742/Attention: Model Schools.
This course focuses on the social, physical and academic impact of social media on our students, their well-being and their learning. We will analyze and evaluate the role of social media today and its impact on teens in order to discover ways to link popular medias and apps with both academic and personal success. The course will study both the positive and negative roles social media plays in kids' lives, as well as educate Participants on how to utilize this type of technology in our classrooms to foster meaningful learning. Through the lens of culturally responsive practices and growing our own critical consciousness, participants will learn about methods to support and strengthen the success of all students and their unique and diverse backgrounds. Specifically, we will read about incorporating Common Core standards while teaching with social media. In addition to strategies and technology that supports both participants and students, a timely and valuable benefit of this course will help educate and better protect students on the dangers of social media while focusing on the positive connections to their education. Further, participants will discuss how to appropriately integrate critical consciousness with their students and to have that dialogue within the classroom. Additionally, grouping and instructional practices regarding cultural responsiveness will be discussed as well.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.

101. LILIE ONLINE: The Self Driven Learner and Motivational Strategies

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/1/2023 to 5/26/2023

Explore various research-based motivational theories in regards on how to motivate students through instruction and classroom management. There will be an emphasis on intrinsic and extrinsic motivational factors and how this can be applied to the classroom setting. Intrinsic motivators will also include giving students opportunities to make personal connections to curriculum while opening up dialect in the classroom to allow for multiple perspectives. Learn how to incorporate role-models and peer-models into classroom activities. Also learn how to promote a culture of learning by taking on supportive/coaching roles within a traditional classroom setting. Concepts learned in this course will enable participants to meet the rigor of the Common Core Learning Standards and motivate their students to excel with academic goals. Students learning how to self-monitor and reflect upon their own motivation will be modeled and encouraged. Learn how to craft and deliver student-centered lessons that involves the students more in their own learning and teaching them how to reflect upon what they have learned and how they can improve. Developing a heightened knowledge of cultural responsiveness will help participants to explore ways to implore and motivate students to participate in a brave learning community, combat societal norms, recognize the underserved and marginalized social groups.

*Most LILIE workshops run from the 1st of the month through the 28th of the month. Once registered you will receive an email from LILIE with further instructions, login information and course requirements. Please check with your district prior to enrolling regarding the granting of in-service credit for LILIE courses. If you do not receive an email from LILIE with login instructions at the start of the course please contact questions@lilie.com. Payment must be made prior to the course date. Please remit payment to: ESBOCES, 750 Waverly Avenue, Holtsville, NY 11742 /Attention: Model Schools.