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1. ONLINE: Effectively Reaching Your Students with Limited or interrupted Formal Education (SLIFE)

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: ESOL and Content Teachers; Administrators

Dates: 1/21/2020 to 3/6/2020

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Mid-State RBERN and SupportEd are pleased to offer a unique online professional learning experience to delve into the specific strengths and challenges of students with limited or interrupted formal education (SLIFE) in this six-week guided online course. Over the three self-paced components, you will delve more deeply into SLIFE topics including supporting and engaging SLIFE and their families; developing of materials, activities, and programs; and effectively instructing SLIFE.

Course will take place January 21 to March 6, 2010

2. ONLINE: Building ELLs' Academic Language

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: ESOL and Content Teachers

Dates: 1/21/2020 to 3/6/2020

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Mid-State RBERN and SupportEd are pleased to offer a unique online professional learning experience based on Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydney Snyder's best selling book Unlocking English Learners' Potential: Strategies for Making Content Accessible where participants will explore research-based practices for supporting ELs as they acquire both language and content knowledge. Understanding and using academic language is at the heart of ELs' language development and mastery of grade-level content. But when tackling a new text or grade-level content topic with your students, it can be challenging to figure out what vocabulary to focus on and how to help ELs make meaning of complex sentences and distinct discourse structures. This course, designed for both ESOL and content teachers, will help!

Over the three course components, you will have an opportunity to learn about and apply proven strategies to:

  • Select and teach academic vocabulary to ELs in varied ways
  • Support ELs in developing academic language at the sentence level
  • Foster ELs' ability to comprehend academic text, understand distinct text structures, and produce academic language at the discourse level

Course facilitators from the SupportEd team will collaborate with participants in an online, interactive self-paced course on building ELs' academic language at the word, sentence, and discourse level.

Each participant will receive a copy of Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydney Snyder's best selling book Unlocking English Learners' Potential: Strategies for Making Content Accessible which participants will be required to pick up at OCM BOCES prior to the start of the online course.

Course will take place January 21 to March 6, 2010

3. ONLINE: Making Content Accessible to ELLs

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: ESOL and Content Teachers

Dates: 1/21/2020 to 3/6/2020

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Mid-State RBERN and SupportEd are pleased to offer a unique online professional learning experience based on Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydney Snyder's best selling book Unlocking English Learners' Potential: Strategies for Making Content Accessible where participants will explore research-based practices and strategies for supporting ELs to access content.

Over the three course components, you will have an opportunity to learn about and apply strategies to:

  • Effectively scaffold content instruction for ELs of varying proficiency levels,
  • Incorporate academic conversations into lessons to support ELs' oral language development and content learning, and
  • Use formative assessments to assess ELs' language and content learning and plan instruction tailored to meet ELs' specific academic needs.

Course facilitators from the SupportEd team will collaborate with participants in an online, interactive self-paced course.

Each participant will receive a copy of Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydney Snyder's best selling book Unlocking English Learners' Potential: Strategies for Making Content Accessible which participants will be required to pick up at OCM BOCES prior to the start of the online course.

Course will take place January 21 to March 6, 2010

4. Fifth Grade - How Can We Provide Freshwater To Those In Need? - Rotation D, E

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fifth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/21/2020

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This professional development is for Fifth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Provide Freshwater To Those In Need? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

5. Fulton/Oswego Only - Fifth Grade - How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties?

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fifth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/21/2020 to 1/22/2020

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This professional development is for Fifth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

No Cost - District COSER - Cross Contract

6. Introduction to Multilingual Learners in the Library Media Center

Program: School Library System

Audience: School Librarians, Communication Coordinator Designee, SLS Members

Dates: 1/21/2020

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SLS is co-sponsoring this workshop in collaboration with the Mid-State Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network (RBERN). Attend this session to learn how English Language Learners acquire language proficiency in reading. As a result of attending this workshop, you will be able to apply the information learned to better assist this growing population of students with your school library program. In this workshop you will build knowledge about the culturally-responsive and sustaining framework that supports teachers' interactions with & understanding of ELLs, analyze the impact that the language acquisition process has on students' learning, understand the New York State regulations that guide placement and programming for ELLs. This workshop counts towards eligiblity requirements in Language Acquisition for CTLE certificate holders. (This will be held during the SLS Communication Coordinators meeting. All librarians in the OCM and Oswego area are welcome to attend.)

7. SLS Communication Coordinators Meeting

Program: School Library System

Audience: School Librarians, Communication Coordinator Designee, SLS Members

Dates: 1/21/2020

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The SLS Communication Coordinators meetings are designed to be a bridge between the School Library System team and the school librarians in each of the districts and non-public schools that are members of the system. Each district has a designated Communication Coordinator who is required to attend the meetings but all members are welcome to attend.

8. REWARDS Intermediate Training

Program: Literacy Programs

Audience: 4th, 5th, 6th grade teachers

Dates: 1/22/2020

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This workshop is for those using CKLA who are interested in REWARDS Intermediate training. The focus is on decoding multisyllabic words, identifying and understanding prefixes and suffixes, increasing word and passage reading fluency, building academic vocabulary, and deepening comprehension along with building confidence. Cost includes REWARDS Intermediate materials.

9. REWARDS Secondary Training

Program: Literacy Programs

Audience: Grades 6-12 Teachers

Dates: 1/22/2020

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This workshop is for those using CKLA who are interested in REWARDS Secondary.The focus is on decoding multisyllabic words, identifying and understanding prefixes and suffixes, increasing word and passage reading fluency, building academic vocabulary, and deepening comprehension along with building confidence. Cost includes REWARDS Secondary materials.

10. Cognos Reports and Cube Training Workshop

Program: Educational Data Services

Audience: Staff who are involved with state reporting and / or work with instructional data including principals, asst principals, curriculum leaders, in-district data coordinators / analysts

Dates: 1/22/2020

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See the new Cognos Interface and learn how to access some of the most commonly used Cognos Reports. Additionally, participants will learn the basics of Cognos Cubes. NOTE: must have active Cognos account and if bringing own laptop, you will need Internet Explorer to run cubes.

11. Computer Science Leadership

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: Administrators, Technology Directors, School Librarians, Teachers

Dates: 1/23/2020

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This leadership group will look at the new Computer Science and Digital Fluency Standards from New York State. Discussion topics will include standards implementation and crosswalks with other disciplines.

Dates: January 23,2020 and May 20, 2020 - Please register INDIVIDUALLY for each day.

12. Fourth Grade - What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? - Rotation A

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fourth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/23/2020 to 1/24/2020

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This professional development is for Fourth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

13. Third Grade - What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? - Rotation C

Program: Science Center

Audience: Third Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/23/2020 to 1/24/2020

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This professional development is for Third Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

14. Fourth Grade - What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? - Rotation A

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fourth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/28/2020 to 1/29/2020

This professional development is for Fourth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

15. Introduction to eSports

Program: Instructional Technology

Audience: Teachers, Administrators

Dates: 1/28/2020

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Across the country groups of students, that would not normally participate in traditional organized team sports, are experiencing the thrill of competition and what it means to be part of a team through eSports. Students that participate in eSports teams develop a sense of community, build character, are exposed to scholarship opportunities and are engaged in STEM activities outside of the normal school day. This workshop will explain eSports, why districts are excited about starting a program, and how to get an eSports team started.

16. Supporting ELLs in the Elementary Grades

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: K-5 Teachers

Dates: 1/28/2020

In this full-day offering, elementary (K-5) teachers will:

*understand and apply culturally responsive - sustaining practices to support ELLs in the elementary classroom.

*understand how language acquisition impacts learning in the elementary classroom.

*examine current research and best practices for supporting ELLs.

*apply knowledge of language learning to develop language objectives and differentiated activities for ELLs in the elementary classroom.

17. Third Grade - What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? - Rotation C, D

Program: Science Center

Audience: Third Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/28/2020 to 1/29/2020

This professional development is for Third Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

18. Cultivating Your Co-Teaching Team, Cohort 2

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: Co-teaching teams - must register in pairs that include one ENL teacher and one content teacher

Dates: 1/29/2020

In this hybrid 10-week (1/29/2019 - 04/17/2020) offering, teams of ENL teachers and their content area co-teachers will:

*receive the text "Co-Teaching for English Learners" by Maria G. Dove & Andrea Honigsfeld.

*examine the research that supports co-teaching models for ELLs.

*understand and apply co-planning models.

*understand and apply the 7 models of co-teaching defined by Dove & Honigsfeld.

*understand and apply methods of collaborative assessment

*reflect on co-teaching practices and methods that work best for your team.

This course begins with a half-day, in-person session at which you will receive the text, meet the instructors and other participants, understand course expectations, and learn how to access the online platform. The remaining 9 weeks will be hosted online, where you will be required to complete readings and discussions and reflect on your application of different co-teaching methods.

*You are required to attend the whole-day, in-person session and complete all assignments over the course of the 10 weeks in order to receive credit.

25 CTLE credit hours

19. LETRS Units 5 - 8 (Cohort C)

Program: School Improvement

Audience: K-12 teachers

Dates: 1/29/2020 to 4/30/2020

LETRS is a professional development course that bridges deep, meaningful research into practical classroom success. LETRS provides educators with the background, depth of knowledge, and tools to teach language and literacy skills to every student. LETRS can be used regardless of the literacy program in use.

(https://www.voyagersopris.com/professional-development/letrs/overview)

****Estimated cost based on total attendance plus materials.****

School Improvement

Cost - Approximately $925 per person - final cost to be determined based on actual number of participants

20. LETRS Units 5 - 8 (Liverpool Cohort-merged A & B)

Program: School Improvement

Audience: K-12 teachers

Dates: 1/29/2020 to 4/30/2020

LETRS is a professional development course that bridges deep, meaningful research into practical classroom success. LETRS provides educators with the background, depth of knowledge, and tools to teach language and literacy skills to every student. LETRS can be used regardless of the literacy program in use.

(https://www.voyagersopris.com/professional-development/letrs/overview)

****Estimated cost based on total attendance plus materials.****

School Improvement

Cost - Approximately $925 per person - final cost to be determined based on actual number of participants

21. Fifth Grade - How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties? - Rotation A

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fifth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/30/2020 to 1/31/2020

This professional development is for Fifth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

22. First Grade - How Can We Send A Message Using Sound? - Rotation E

Program: Science Center

Audience: First Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/30/2020

This professional development is for First Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Send A Message Using Sound? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

COST: Component - No Cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

23. PBIS/MTSS-B Tier 1 Coaches Network Meeting

Program: Consultant Support Services

Audience: Any Tier 1 Coach

Dates: 1/30/2020

This workshop is designed to provide PBIS coaches with an opportunity to network with other coaches across the region. Updates, reminders, and some professional development will also be included.

This training topic aligns with the following guiding principles from the NYSED Blueprint for Improved Results for Students with Disabilities:

* Teachers provide research-based instructional teaching and learning strategies and supports for students with disabilities.

* Schools provide multi-tiered systems of behavioral and academic support.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

OCM Component - No Cost

OCM Non-Component districts - $220 per person

OCM BOCES - $195 per person

24. Character Education Collaborative

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 1/31/2020

This collaborative is for districts using Positivity Project, Rachel's Challenge, Capturing Kid's Hearts, or other character education programs. The collaborative group will be provided time and space to engage in meaningful discussion about the SEL Framework, the needs in our region, the work currently being done, and the direction for the future. Part of the day will be devoted to identifying needs that will help shape character education work in our region, as well as BOCES offerings to support that work. The bulk of the day will give time and space to participants to work with other districts using the same program to collaborate and create together, or allow those from different programs to share and learn from each other. The expectation is that attendees will use the time to generate ideas, create instruction, curriculum materials, or other products to bring back to their district.

25. Second Grade - How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away? - Rotation E

Program: Science Center

Audience: Second Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 1/31/2020

This professional development is for Second Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum.

Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No Cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

26. Focusing Learning through Standards and Can-Do Statements (by invite only)

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Dates: 1/31/2020

How can we be as effective as possible in planning for language learning? The World-Readiness Standards answer the "what"Ł of language learning, balancing the development of Communication with the meaningful exploration of Cultures, Connections, Comparisons, and Communities. What really counts to move along the proficiency continuum? Unpack the major levels of proficiency by closely examining the NCSSFL-ACTFL Can-Do Statements organized by the three Modes of Communication and Intercultural Communication to fill in the "how well"Ł to guide learners forward. Use the lens of Standards and Can-Do Statements to analyze key shifts for learners and educators.

27. On-Line Book Study: Disrupting Thinking

Program: Literacy Programs

Audience: Educators at all levels

Dates: 2/3/2020

"Disrupting Thinking" by Kylene Beers and Robert Probst is an engaging and thought-provoking text. The authors question and examine ways to connect text and student thinking. As a result of reading and participating, teachers will have the opportunity to examine their practices and apply a model of instruction. In the authors' words, "We put the words on the page, you bring them to life. And so, together we turn the page"(page11).

The text will be provided to you in advance. The reading and responses will be chunked into three sessions. Expected response dates are: February 3, 10 and 24, 2020. Within these dates, the work is self-paced.

This on-line book study is a repeat of sessions facilitated in winter and spring 2019.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

28. Science Leadership Network Meeting

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: District, building and teacher leaders in Science

Dates: 2/3/2020

This group is for people who have been designated by their district to take a leadership role in science. It is recommended that districts send a team to the Science Leadership meetings that includes teacher leaders (elementary, middle and high school teachers) as well as building and district leaders. This group serves to support the development of district and regional capacity related to the transition to the NYSSLS. This includes sharing and discussing up-to-date information related to the standards implementation from the State Education Department. Additionally, the goal of this group is to develop collaboration between districts in the region to support high-quality K-12 science education and position the region to successfully implement the new science standards.

The expectation for participating in this group is: 1. Attending all three meetings during the year. We will have a focus of study for the year that will build on our previous work.

2. Being prepared for the meeting by completing any personal learning required by the facilitator of this group.

3. Being responsible for working with your team to bring the learning from the meeting back to your district.

4. Being designated or gaining approval by your district to participate in this group.

The formal meeting will occur in the morning. However, your district may ask your team to use the afternoon to develop a plan for implementing the learning from the meeting in your district. If your district asks this of you the meeting space will be available in the afternoon for use by those who wish to stay and work.

OCM Non-Components $111 per person/per day, plus materials.

Dates: 10/15/19, 2/3/20, 5/7/20

29. Instructional Strategies for Part 2 of the USH&G Framework Exam

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: US History teachers and instructional coaches

Dates: 2/3/2020

The purpose of this workshop is to build capacity and understanding around Part 2 of the USH&G Framework Exam. We will unpack Part 2 of the new USH&G exam, examine the new anchor papers released in January 2020, analyze the scoring notes provided by NYSED and engage with instructional routines that support the Part 2 Short Essay task. We will be utilizing information provided by NYSED and open educational resources from New Visions.

30. SCIENCE A-Z; Online Science Resources for K-6 Lunch and Learn

Program: School Library System

Audience: Elementary teachers, Middle School Science teachers, Curriculum Coordinators, Administrators, School Librarians

Dates: 2/3/2020

Looking for K-6+ science resources and engaging content to build background knowledge? Come to this workshop to learn how to get more out of your current SCIENCE A-Z subscription or to receive a free trial license of Science A-Z from Learning A-Z. Explore digital and printable informational texts at 29 levels, and hands-on activities across the four NGSS domains: Life, Earth and Space, Physical, and Process Science. Leave with materials you can use the next day in the science or literacy block and with a three month trial. Please bring a laptop or chromebook with you. Free lunch will be provided at 11:30am.

31. SchoolTool 17.2 New Release Meeting - CNYRIC (Superior Room)

Program: Educational Data Services

Audience: District Technology Administrators, District Administrators, Turn-Key Teachers, Counselors

Dates: 2/3/2020

New Release meeting to demonstrate the features of the Winter release of SchoolTool and discuss the updates, fixes, and changes made in the new release. Mindex will also be present and share their upcoming "Roadmap" of what is to come in future development of this product. Districts are all invited to join us with up to five participants from each district. Thank you

32. SCIENCE A-Z; Online Science Resources for K-6 Lunch and Learn

Program: School Library System

Audience: Elementary teachers, Middle School Science teachers, Curriculum Coordinators, Administrators, School Librarians

Dates: 2/3/2020

Looking for K-6+ science resources and engaging content to build background knowledge? Come to this workshop to learn how to get more out of your current SCIENCE A-Z subscription or to receive a free trial license of Science A-Z from Learning A-Z. Explore digital and printable informational texts at 29 levels, and hands-on activities across the four NGSS domains: Life, Earth and Space, Physical, and Process Science. Leave with materials you can use the next day in the science or literacy block and with a three month trial. Please bring a laptop or chromebook with you. Free lunch will be provided at noon. (This is a repeat of the morning session.)

33. Youth Mental Health First Aid - Dignity Act & Mental Health CoSer Schools ONLY

Program: Dignity Act

Audience: Educators, school staff, and administrators working with youth ages 12-18

Dates: 2/4/2020

Youth Mental Health First Aid USA is an 8 hour public education program which introduces participants to the unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents (ages 12-18), builds understanding of the importance of early intervention, and teaches individuals how to help an adolescent in crisis or experiencing a mental health challenge. The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations. Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance use, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/HD), and eating disorders.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

34. Fifth Grade - How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties? - Rotation A, C

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fifth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 2/4/2020 to 2/5/2020

This professional development is for Fifth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

35. SLS Mentors Across Borders Workshop #3

Program: School Library System

Audience: School Librarians

Dates: 2/4/2020

***Registration is restricted to those officially enrolled in the MOB program.

Mentor/mentee teams will harness the power of their professional learning network first by touring a school library and then by participating in a networking workshop focused on pertinent issues, best practices, transformative ideas, and topics of concern for school librarians. One on one mentor/mentee time will be allotted as well as participatory group activities.

The SLS Mentors Across Borders pairs newer school librarians (or those who moved from an elementary to secondary building or vice versa) with a veteran colleague. Creating a larger professional learning network leads to retention and success for all involved. Burton Street Elem School, Cazenovia CSD
Hours are 8:30-11:30 am with optional lunch & school visits from 12:30-3:30 pm.

36. Standards-Based Planning and Assessment

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: K-12 ENL Teachers

Dates: 2/4/2020

In this full-day offering, K-12 ENL teachers will build deeper understanding of the Targets of Measurement ("ToMs") and Performance Level Descriptors ("PLDs") which are aligned with NYSESLAT and are derived from the ELA standards. Teachers will collaborate to apply their knowledge of the ToMs and PLDs to create activities and assessments that can be immediately implemented in their classrooms.

*You need a Google-based email account to access the materials for this course in Google Classroom!*

37. World Language Collaborative

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: 7-12 French, German, Italian and Spanish teachers

Dates: 2/4/2020 to 4/27/2020

Participants in the new World Language Collaborative will review current Checkpoint A and Checkpoint B assessments for Spanish, French, Italian and German. Additionally, they will look at the standards and collaborate to revise assessments in order to better prepare for the June 2020 exams. Discussions and work will take place both regionally and within language-specific groups. Component districts are encouraged to send representatives from grades 7-12, to encompass both Checkpoint A and B. In order to move this work forward, participants should plan to attend all three sessions.

38. Mid-State Regional World Language Standards Review Committee Meeting (Session 6 rescheduled)

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: By invitation only for World Language Teachers

Dates: 2/5/2020

The World Language Standards Review Committee will meet six times to review and revise existing standards. Agenda will be sent in a separate email

39. Literacy Leadership

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: K-12 Teacher Leaders, Department Chairpersons, and Administrators responsible for ELA/Literacy curriculum

Dates: 2/5/2020

Literacy Leadership serves to support the development of district and regional capacity related to the transition to the NYS Next Generation ELA/Literacy Standards. It is recommended that districts send a team to the Literacy Leadership meetings, which includes teacher leaders (elementary, middle and high school teachers), as well as, building and district leaders. The expectation of participating in this group is:

1. Attend all three meetings during the year

2. Come prepared for the meeting by completing any personal learning required by the facilitator of this group

3. Work with your team to bring the learning from the meeting back to your district

4. Share learning from in-district implementation with other school districts

5. Designate or gain approval by your district to participate in this group

The formal meeting will occur in the morning. However, your district may ask your team to use the afternoon to develop a plan for implementing the learning from the meeting in your district. If your district asks this of you, the meeting space will be available in the afternoon for use by those who wish to stay and work.

OCM Non-components $111 per person/per day, plus materials

Dates: 10/22/19, 2/5/20, 5/5/20

40. AIMSweb Plus Winter Reports Training

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/5/2020

New
This half day session will focus on the basics of some of the key data reports available in AIMSweb Plus. Specific attention will be given to reports that highlight fall to winter growth for individual students and groups of students. This session is great for anyone new to the system who needs a introductory understanding of the data, or anyone who is need of a refresher.

41. Advanced HS Scheduling Workshop - Master Schedule Builder (CNYRIC)

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/5/2020

This user group meeting will guide users through the set-up of the Master Schedule Builder. We will be provide a training for new users and experienced users followed by time to assist you in with getting started using the MSB.

42. Advanced HS Scheduling Workshop - Student Schedule Builder (CNYRIC)

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/5/2020

This user group meeting will guide users through the set-up of the Student Schedule Builder. We will be provide a training for new users and experienced users followed by time to assist you in with getting started using the SSB.

43. AIMSweb Plus Progress Monitoring Training

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/5/2020

New
This half day session will focus on progress monitoring. Participants will walk through the steps to identify students who may benefit from progress monitoring and setting up the appropriate monitoring schedules. We will review how to manage the administration of the schedules and the basics of progress monitoring data. In addition, participants will learn how to administer below-grade level assessments for progress monitoring.

44. Sixth Grade - Space Systems Exploration - Rotation E

Program: Science Center

Audience: Sixth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 2/6/2020

This professional development is for Sixth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Space Systems Exploration. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

45. Third Grade - How Do Weather and Climate Affect Our Lives? - Rotation A

Program: Science Center

Audience: Third Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 2/6/2020

This professional development is for Third Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Do Weather and Climate Affect Our Lives? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum.

Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teache

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

46. Noodletools; It's Not Just for Citation

Program: School Library System

Audience: Classroom teachers, school librarians

Dates: 2/7/2020

Are you looking for a tool to teach students about the term paper research process and proper citation? Attend to learn about NOODLETOOLS. (Appropriate for K-12.) NOODLETOOLS provides guided note-taking, organizing tools (outlining), and ability to track student process (real-time feedback), group collaboration, peer review, and instructional collaboration opportunities. No ads, no collection of student information. Please bring a laptop or chromebook. Location: Oswego City H.S. - Lab attached to Library - Rm 166

47. Noodletools; It's Not Just for Citation

Program: School Library System

Audience: Classroom teachers, school librarians

Dates: 2/7/2020

Are you looking for a tool to teach students about the term paper research process and proper citation? Attend to learn about NOODLETOOLS. (Appropriate for K-12.) NOODLETOOLS provides guided note-taking, organizing tools (outlining), and ability to track student process (real-time feedback), group collaboration, peer review, and instructional collaboration opportunities. No ads, no collection of student information. Time will be provided to work on incorporating NOODLETOOLS into lesson plans. Please bring a laptop or chromebook. Location: Oswego City H.S. - Lab attached to Library - Rm 166

48. Social Studies Collaboratives Secondary (7-12)

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: K-12 Teacher Leaders, Department Chairpersons, Administrators responsible for Social Studies curriculum

Dates: 2/7/2020

The purpose of the collaborative workshop is to facilitate deeper understanding of the work done in the Social Studies Leadership meetings while providing the space and time necessary for secondary (7-12) teachers and instructional leaders to apply what they have learned. Teachers may choose to work within their grade level, building, district, or with teachers from other districts. The expectation is that attendees will use the time to create instruction, curriculum materials, or other products to bring back to and use in their district. Districts may choose to send teachers for the morning only, but the room will be available for the whole day to allow districts to use that space for their work.

49. Noodletools; It's Not Just for Citation

Program: School Library System

Audience: Classroom teachers, school librarians

Dates: 2/7/2020

Are you looking for a tool to teach students about the term paper research process and proper citation? Attend to learn about NOODLETOOLS. (Appropriate for K-12.) NOODLETOOLS provides guided note-taking, organizing tools (outlining), and ability to track student process (real-time feedback), group collaboration, peer review, and instructional collaboration opportunities. No ads, no collection of student information.

[If you have attended the morning session, you are welcome to stay to work on your own lessons incorporating NOODLETOOLS.] Please bring a laptop or chromebook. Location: Oswego City H.S. - Lab attached to Library - Rm 166

50. National Board Certification

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Dates: 2/8/2020

This workshop is intended for teachers who are pursuing their National Board Certification this year. Our time together will will start with a structured presentation on a topic that will guide your portfolio construction. A question and answer time for the good of the group will ensure that any questions that have come up while you have been working at home can get resolved. Time to work individually in a quiet place with personalized support, guidance, peer review and/or brainstorming will make up the rest of the day.

Please bring a snack to share, your work, and whatever you need to be comfortable and productive, analytical, creative and reflective. This is your time. It is about you, your students, your work and your National Board Certification. We look forward to supporting you.

51. RTI / MTSS Regional Learning Community (RLC Winter 2020) - Intervention for All: Meeting Students' Needs Through a Tiered System of Support

Program: Educational Data Services

Audience: Teachers, Counselors, Psychologists, Social Workers, Administrators. Participants are encouraged to attend in teams.

Dates: 2/10/2020

New
The CNYRIC RTI / MTSS Regional Learning Community (RLC) will host, "Intervention for All: Meeting Students' Needs Through a Tiered-system of Support" presented in partnership with Dr. Joe Fantigrossi and Mr. Jay Roscup from Finger Lakes Community Schools and the Central/Western Community Schools TAC.

This full day event will deepen participants' understanding of how a comprehensive Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) works, how data is used to inform decisions at all tiers, and how to integrate and align community school strategies within MTSS. Districts will learn how to utilize their MTSS framework to organize supports from agencies and organizations and increase coordination of partnerships to achieve meaningful support. Dr. Joe Fantigrossi and Mr. Jay Roscup from Finger Lakes Community Schools (www.flxcommunityschools.org) will share successful practices from districts in the region.

Break-out sessions will focus on collaboration within respective BOCES regions to share district MTSS development/implementation experiences. Districts will have an opportunity to identify common needs across the region and discuss potential resources for additional support. Facilitators will lead districts to assess their current system and develop an action plan to strengthen their MTSS framework.

Participants are encouraged (but not required) to attend in school/district teams.

52. Advanced HS Scheduling Workshop - Master Schedule Builder (TST Boces)

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/10/2020

This user group meeting will guide users through the set-up of the Master Schedule Builder. We will be provide a training for new users and experienced users followed by time to assist you in with getting started using the MSB.

53. Advanced HS Scheduling Workshop - Student Schedule Builder (TST Boces)

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/10/2020

This user group meeting will guide users through the set-up of the Student Schedule Builder. We will be provide a training for new users and experienced users followed by time to assist you in with getting started using the SSB.

54. Auburn Only - Sixth Grade - Matter and Its Interactions

Program: Science Center

Dates: 2/11/2020 to 2/12/2020

New
This professional development is for Sixth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Matter and Its Interactions. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

55. School Psychologist Roundtable

Program: Consultant Support Services

Audience: School Psychologists

Dates: 2/11/2020

During this half-day meeting, we will engage in a blend of professional development, networking, and work time.

Proposed agenda:

8:30-8:45 Registration

8:45-9:45 Facilitated Discussion: Consultancy Groups and Case conferencing

9:45-10:45 Professional Development: TBD

10:15-11:00 Networking and summary:

*Please bring an internet-ready device

As always, our best minds and resources will be around the table. Please bring any materials, ideas, and resources that you would like to share with the group.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

56. AIMSweb Plus Winter Reports Training

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/12/2020

New
This half day session will focus on the basics of some of the key data reports available in AIMSweb Plus. Specific attention will be given to reports that highlight fall to winter growth for individual students and groups of students. This session is great for anyone new to the system who needs a introductory understanding of the data, or anyone who is need of a refresher.

57. CO BOCES Group Only - Fifth Grade - How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties?

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fifth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 2/12/2020 to 2/13/2020

This professional development is for Fifth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Identify Materials Based On Their Properties? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

No Cost - District COSER - Cross Contract

58. AIMSweb Plus Progress Monitoring Training

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 2/12/2020

New
This half day session will focus on progress monitoring. Participants will walk through the steps to identify students who may benefit from progress monitoring and setting up the appropriate monitoring schedules. We will review how to manage the administration of the schedules and the basics of progress monitoring data. In addition, participants will learn how to administer below-grade level assessments for progress monitoring.

59. McKinney Vento Liaisons Meeting

Program: Consultant Support Services

Dates: 2/13/2020

McKinney Vento Liaisons will meet to discuss best practices in working with Runaway and Homeless Youth. Come ready to share your expertise on how to work with students who are in temporary housing and the services they need.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

60. Supporting ELLs in Science

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: 7-12 Science Teachers and ENL teachers who co-teach in secondary science class

Dates: 2/13/2020

In this full-day offering, secondary (7-12) science teachers will: *understand culturally responsive-sustaining practices to support ELLs in science.

*understand how language acquisition impacts learning in the science classroom.

*examine current research and best practices for supporting ELLs in science.

*apply knowledge of language learning to develop language objectives and differentiated activities for ELLs in the science classroom.

61. Math Leadership

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: District Math Leaders

Dates: 2/25/2020

This group is for people who have been designated by their district to take a leadership role in math. It is recommended that districts send a team to the Math Leadership meetings that includes teacher leaders (elementary, middle and high school teachers) as well as building and district leaders. This group serves to support the development of district and regional capacity related to the Next Generation Mathematics Learning Standards. This includes sharing and discussing up-to-date information related to the changes in the standards and other relevant information from the State Education Department. Additionally, the goal of this group is to develop collaboration between districts in the region to support high-quality K-12 mathematics education and to support continuous improvement in mathematics learning and instruction. The expectation for participating in this group is:

1. Attending all three meetings during the year. We will have a focus of study for the year that will build on our previous work.

2. Being prepared for the meeting by completing any personal learning required by the facilitator of this group.

3. Being responsible for working with your team to bring the learning from the meeting back to your district.

4. Being designated or gaining approval by your district to participate in this group.

The formal meeting will occur in the morning. However, your district may ask your team to use the afternoon to develop a plan for implementing the learning from the meeting in your district. If your district asks this of you the meeting space will be available in the afternoon for use by those who wish to stay and work.

OCM Non-Components $111 per person/per day, plus materials.

Dates: 9/26/19, 2/25/20, 5/12/20

62. Building Meaning from Morphology: Teaching Academic Vocabulary from a Linguistic Perspective

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: K-12 Educators

Dates: 2/25/2020

Objectives: Participants will learn basic linguistic vocabulary and concepts. Participants will learn and apply strategies for using word structure to facilitate vocabulary and reading comprehension.

According to Kieffer & Lesaux (2007), "An understanding of word structure can be a powerful tool for students faced with the daunting task of acquiring academic vocabulary." In this interactive professional learning experience, participants will learn basic linguistic terminology and learn how to help students understand and use word structure in reading comprehension using morphology.

63. K-6 NYSSLS & Smithsonian Overview

Program: Science Center

Audience: K-6 Science Teachers*, Instructional Coaches, Administration *New to the Smithsonian Science Curriculum Materials Program.

Dates: 2/25/2020

This one day professional development for K-6 Science teachers will focus on the new New York State Science Learning Standards that took effect in July 2017. During the session teachers will develop a general understanding of the new science standards related to current research on science learning, required instructional shifts, and the proposed timeline for implementation. Teachers will also be introduced to the Smithsonian Science Curriculum Materials Program that OCM BOCES offers and gain access to their districts purchased material through Carolina Science Online. This will better prepare teachers to attend their unit training and implement the Smithsonian Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring their own devices to access digital materials.

Teachers will have a one hour lunch on their own.

Cost: component - No Cost

Non-component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day

64. Math Glossary Work with NYSED

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: Teachers, Administrators

Dates: 2/25/2020

New
This session will be with members of the math division of the NYS Education Department. It will be held in the afternoon of the second math leadership meeting on Feb. 25. The session will be focused on giving feedback to the state education department about the math PK-8 glossary that is being put together there.

There is no cost.

65. Elementary Report Card Update Training

Program: Educational Data Services

Audience: Elementary Principals

Dates: 2/25/2020

New
This session will overview the process for making changes to elementary report cards for the upcoming school year. We will cover the exports from SchoolTool and also the new Google Folder process. In addition, we will have our support team on hand to work with you on your specific school details with you to get you started with your changes for next year.

66. Baldwinsville Only - MS-Ecosystems Workshop

Program: Science Center

Audience: Grade 6 science teachers, instructional coaches, and administrators

Dates: 2/26/2020

New
This collaborative will focus on the middle level Smithsonian Science titles that were taught in grade 6. The group will spend approximately two hours on each title, and will collaborate on ways to work with the curricular materials. We will share tips to save time, troubleshoot, and help our students achieve.

67. Counselor Round Table

Program: Consultant Support Services

Dates: 2/26/2020

During this half-day meeting, we will continue with a blend of professional development, networking, and work time.

Proposed agenda:

8:30-8:45 Registration

8:45-9:15 Sharing our best resources (canvassing email will follow one week prior to the meeting)

9:15-10:30 Restorative Practices Overview and Discussion

10:30-11:00 Networking and summary: planning for future roundtables

*Please bring an internet-ready device.

As always, our best minds and resources will continue to be around the table. Please bring any materials, ideas, and resources that you would like to share with the group.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

68. Decoding and the Struggling Reader (Grades served: K-12, and adult education )

Program: Literacy Programs

Audience: K-12 teachers, adult ed teachers, literacy coaches, administrators supporting literacy

Dates: 2/26/2020

New
This free workshop from Really Great Reading is for K-12 teachers, and will offer you strategies to help your elementary and adolescent struggling reader's practice what good readers do naturally, which is pay attention to every word, read with a high rate of accuracy, and use strategies for attacking unfamiliar and multi-syllable words. In this workshop we teach educators how to identify which students will benefit from explicit foundational skill instruction and how to use data to group these struggling students. We review the underlying skills that lead to strong decoding and teach teachers how to pinpoint the instruction that will yield the greatest gains. You will leave with instructional strategies you can use the next day in class.

69. Introduction to the Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education (CRSE) Framework

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: All school faculty & staff

Dates: 2/26/2020

This session introduces participants to NYSED's CR-SE Framework which was released in Spring 2019. Participants will:

*analyze definitions and elements of culture.

*understand the vision and history that formed the development of the CR-SE Framework.

*evaluate the Four Principles and analyze how they apply to our practice.

*understand and analyze situations in which the 3 Mindsets can be applied.

*create reflection and connection using the Stakeholder-specific information in the Framework.

70. Third Grade - What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? - Rotation D

Program: Science Center

Audience: Third Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 2/26/2020 to 2/27/2020

This professional development is for Third Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit What Explains Similarities and Differences Between Organisms? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

71. The Responsive Classroom ADVANCED Course® for Elementary Educators - (Level 2) Prerequisite: The Responsive Classroom Course - (Level 1)

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: Pre K-6 Classroom Teachers, Special Area Teacher, Special Ed Teachers, Building Principals and other administrators, Teacher Aides and Assistants

Dates: 2/27/2020 to 5/15/2020

Deepen the skills you learned in the Responsive Classroom Course and learn additional Responsive Classroom strategies in two main areas: Engaging Academics: Motivate and Excite Your Students. Students learn best from lessons that connect with their lives and interests. You'll learn how to design appropriately challenging, active and interactive lessons that deepen student learning. Effective Management: Strategies for Challenging Behaviors. A positive, respectful approach to discipline can transform your classroom. Create a positive climate for learning and discover proactive approaches to misbehavior that will help to keep the focus on learning. This interactive, highly practical 27-hour course has a prerequisite and is great for all educators in a school building (Classroom Teachers, Special Area and Special Ed Teachers, TAs, Building Principals and other administrators and support staff) who have attended the Responsive Classroom Course and have been applying the Responsive Classroom practices in their settings in the school. OCM BOCES is a public entity duly licensed by Center for Responsive Schools, Inc., to conduct The Responsive Classroom® courses. As a result of this workshop, teachers will: Engaging Academics: ´âśIntegrating academics into your Morning Meetings ´âśPromoting autonomy by drawing on students' strengths and interests ´âśUsing open-ended questions to spark curiosity, understanding, and reflection ´âśRemoving barriers to student engagement Effective Management: ´âśUnderstanding why students misbehave and how to set them up for success ´âśLearning when and how to effectively use Logical Consequences ´âśOrganizing the classroom to support student learning ´âśUsing Problem-Solving conferences to address significant issues with individual students Cost: OCM BOCES Component Districts: No Cost; OCM Non-Components $1280 p/p plus books/materials

72. Utilizing Support Staff

Program: Literacy Programs

Dates: 2/27/2020

Designed for administrators and other leaders working with support staff, this workshop will focus on how to best utilize support staff. Participants will learn how to clearly delineate roles and responsibilities, promote a positive work environment, and maximize productivity from all team members. Participants will leave with strategies to create even healthier, more productive work teams.

Expected Outcomes

*Define roles for the administrative/support staff team.

*Learn strategies to foster greater collaboration and maximize productivity.

*Understand when to delegate tasks while still meeting goals and deadlines.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $111

OCM BOCES Employees - $97

73. Coaches Collaborative- Session 3

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: Instructional, Literacy, Classroom, Learning Coaches

Dates: 2/27/2020

This is the third in a series of 4 sessions dedicated to a collaborative process to create coaching playbooks and checklists. These are a vehicle to improve coaching as described by Jim Knight. Please come join a committed and engaged group as we continue to refine and develop our coaching expertise.

Please note this is session 3 of 4. (You are welcome to join at any point in the year.)

Registration is separate for each session.

ÔŚĆ Collaborative development of coaching playbooks and instructional strategies and moves checklists

ÔŚĆ Engage in a professional network looking to improve coaching skills to impact instruction for positive student outcomes

Cost: Component - No Cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES employees - $195 per day/per teacher

Registration is separate for each session.

74. The ELL Identification Process

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: ENL teachers, administrators, registrars, staff involved in the ELL ID process

Dates: 2/28/2020

In this 6-hour workshop, we will include an overview of NYSED C.R. Part 154 regulations related to the English Language Learner (ELL)/Multilingual Learner (MLL) identification process in order to support districts with designing a clear and cohesive process for the identification of ELLs/MLLs from registration, through the interview screening processes, the administration of the NYSITELL and program placement.

Participants will review:

*The NYSED ELL/MLL identification regulations

*The completion and processing of the HLQ

*The screening interview processes including:

**Screening for potential Students with Inconsistent/Interrupted Formal Education (SIFE)

**Multilingual Literacy Screener (MLS) administration

*The role of the Language Proficiency Team (LPT) when potential ELLs/MLLs are enrolling and have an individualized education program (IEP).

*Review the New York State Identification Test for English Language Learners (NYSITELL) Administration

*Review ELL/MLL Placement and Programming

75. Utilizing Support Staff

Program: Literacy Programs

Dates: 2/28/2020

Designed for administrators and other leaders working with support staff, this workshop will focus on how to best utilize support staff. Participants will learn how to clearly delineate roles and responsibilities, promote a positive work environment, and maximize productivity from all team members. Participants will leave with strategies to create even healthier, more productive work teams.

Expected Outcomes

*Define roles for the administrative/support staff team.

*Learn strategies to foster greater collaboration and maximize productivity.

*Understand when to delegate tasks while still meeting goals and deadlines.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $111

OCM BOCES Employees - $97

76. Project-Based Learning 101 - PBL101

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: K-12 Educators; Content and/or grade level teams

Dates: 3/2/2020 to 3/16/2020

PBL 101 is a foundational three-day workshop inspired by the work of the Buck Institute for Education and PBLworks. It provides participants with the skills and knowledge needed to design a rigorous, relevant, standards-based learning experience. Facilitators will simulate the PBL experience with participants and model instructional strategies to guide inquiry, manage team collaboration, and assess learning. Expected Outcomes As a result of this workshop, teachers will: As a result of this workshop, teachers will: *The Essential Project Design Elements of Gold Standard Project-Based Learning *How to PLAN their first project *How to incorporate ASSESSMENTS into their first project *How to MANAGE their first project Note: Please bring a laptop. Coffee and light snacks will be provided. Lunch is an hour and on your own. OCM BOCES Component Districts - No Cost Non-Component Districts - $220 per/day per teacher ($660) OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher ($585)

77. Kindergarten - Exploring Plants and Animals - Rotation C

Program: Science Center

Audience: Kindergarten Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/3/2020

This professional development is for Kindergarten teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Exploring Plants and Animals. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

78. LETRS 1-4 (Cohort A) (By Invitation Only)

Program: Literacy Programs

Audience: K-12 teachers

Dates: 3/3/2020 to 6/2/2020

LETRS is a professional development course that bridges deep, meaningful research into practical classroom success. LETRS provides educators with the background, depth of knowledge, and tools to teach language and literacy skills to every student. LETRS can be used regardless of the literacy program in use. (https://www.voyagersopris.com/professional-development/letrs/overview) ****Estimated cost based on total attendance plus materials.**** School Improvement Cost - Approximately $875 per person - final cost to be determined based on actual number of participants.

79. Sixth Grade - Matter and Its Interactions - Rotation A, C

Program: Science Center

Dates: 3/3/2020 to 3/4/2020

This professional development is for Sixth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Matter and Its Interactions. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

80. Early Learning P3 Leadership

Program: Innovative Teaching and Learning

Audience: P3 educators and administrators

Dates: 3/4/2020

Early Learning P3 Leadership serves to guide the development of district and regional capacity to support learning as it relates specifically to students in preschool through grade 3.

It is recommended that districts send a team to the meetings, which includes teacher leaders as well as building and district leaders. Designated leaders will lead in-district implementation of the standards using turnkey training materials from NYS Staff and Curriculum Development Network. Early Learning P3 facilitators will model and assist districts in planning for curricula and instruction that meets the needs of children developmentally, socially, culturally, and linguistically.

The expectation of participating in this group is:

1.Attend all meetings during the year

2.Come prepared for the meeting by completing any personal learning required by the facilitator of this group

3.Work with your team to bring the learning from the meeting back to your district

4.Share learning from in-district implementation with other school districts

5.Designate or gain approval by your district to participate in this group

The formal meeting will occur in the morning. However, your district may ask your team to use the afternoon to develop a plan for implementing the learning from the meeting in your district. If your district asks this of you, the meeting space will be available in the afternoon for use by those who wish to stay and work.

Cost: OCM Non-Components $111 per person/per day plus materials

Dates: 11/13/2019 and 3/4/2020 (Register separately)

81. Auburn Only - Second Grade - How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away?

Program: Science Center

Audience: Second Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/4/2020

This professional development is for Second Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum.

Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

No Cost - District COSER - Cross Contract

82. Kindergarten - Exploring Force and Motion - Rotation D

Program: Science Center

Audience: Kindergarten Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/4/2020

This professional development is for Kindergarten teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Exploring Force and Motion. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

83. PBIS/MTSS-B Function Based Problem Solving

Program: Consultant Support Services

Audience: Tier 2 teams, Child study teams, MTSS-B teams

Dates: 3/4/2020

What happens when student behavior begins to warrant a more individualized intervention? Before an FBA, consider Function Based Problem Solving! Participants will learn to apply this systematic approach to problem-solving as a way to create effective Tier 2 behavioral interventions. Participants will discuss conditions that might be contributing to problematic student behavior, how information informs decision making, and how to develop informal behavior support plans.

84. Sixth Grade - Energy, Forces and Motion - Rotation D

Program: Science Center

Audience: Sixth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/5/2020 to 3/6/2020

This professional development is for Sixth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Energy, Forces, and Motion. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

85. Kindergarten - Exploring My Weather - Rotation A, E

Program: Science Center

Audience: Kindergarten Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/5/2020

This professional development is for Kindergarten teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Exploring My Weather. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

86. LETRS 1-4 Cohort B--CORTLAND CAMPUS (By invitation only)

Program: Literacy Programs

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 3/5/2020 to 6/4/2020

LETRS is a professional development course that bridges deep, meaningful research into practical classroom success. LETRS provides educators with the background, depth of knowledge, and tools to teach language and literacy skills to every student. LETRS can be used regardless of the literacy program in use. (https://www.voyagersopris.com/professional-development/letrs/overview) ****Estimated cost based on total attendance plus materials.**** School Improvement Cost - Approximately $875 per person - final cost to be determined based on actual number of participants.

87. Setting the Stage for Student Success: A Spotlight on The Next Generation ELA Standards

Program: Literacy Programs

Audience: NYS Teachers and Administrators

Dates: 3/5/2020

Closed
Join educators from around the state to build capacity around the Next Generation ELA Learning Standards. This one day conference, delivered by representatives of the S/CDN ELA Statewide Network, will provide participants an opportunity to focus on the integration of the Next Generation ELA Standards into curriculum, instruction, and assessment design. The day will begin with opening remarks from NYSED associates, David Coffey and Catherine Coons. Participants will then be able to choose from a variety of sessions, including

* An Overview of Rigorous Curriculum Design

* Rigorous Curriculum Design through the Lens of One Standard

* Research Briefs: The "Why" Behind the Standards

* The Lifelong Practices of Readers and Writers

* ELL Scaffolds: Access Opportunities

* Using the NYSED Curriculum Alignment Documents to Review Curriculum

* Formative Assessment: Collective Evidence of Learning

* Designing an Inquiry, Standards-Based Mini-Unit

Registration is from 8:30 am until 9:00 am

There is no cost to attend this conference.

* Please note: Lunch will be provided.

S/CDN ELA FLyer 2020 by Megan Rohlin

88. Second Grade - How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away? - Rotation C

Program: Science Center

Audience: Second Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/6/2020

This professional development is for Second Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Can We Stop Soil From Washing Away? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum.

Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No Cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

89. Elementary Report Card Update Training

Program: Educational Data Services

Audience: Elementary Principals

Dates: 3/6/2020

New
This session will overview the process for making changes to elementary report cards for the upcoming school year. We will cover the exports from SchoolTool and also the new Google Folder process. In addition, we will have our support team on hand to work with you on your specific school details with you to get you started with your changes for next year.

90. Communicating with Challenging Behavior: Function-Based Problem-Solving in P3 Classrooms

Program: Consultant Support Services

Audience: Administrators, School Psychologists, Social Workers, Related Service Providers, Special Education Teachers, General Education Teachers, Paraprofessionals (PreK-3rd Grade)

Dates: 3/9/2020

What happens when student behavior begins to warrant a more individualized intervention? Before conducting an FBA, consider a Function-Based Problem Solving strategy. Challenging behavior is a form of communication. How can we work to teach more prosocial behaviors for our youngest learners to more appropriately communicate the same message? Participants will learn to apply this systematic approach to problem-solving as a way to create effective Tier 2 behavioral interventions at the early childhood level. Participants will discuss conditions that might be contributing to problematic student behavior, how information and data inform decision making, and how to develop informal behavior support plans.

Participants will have an hour lunch break and are asked to bring or obtain lunch on their own.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

OCM Component - No Cost

OCM Non-Component districts - $220 per person

OCM BOCES - $195 per person

91. OCM BOCES AM Refresher Administration and Scoring of the 2020 NYSESLAT - for Experienced NYSESLAT Administrators and Scorers

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: Administrators of the NYSESLAT who have been trained, administered & scored the NYSESLAT

Dates: 3/10/2020

New
Requirement to Attend:

1. You received training, administered AND scored the 2018 NYSESLAT

Overview

The purpose of the training session will be to refresh participants who are familiar with NYSESLAT administration and scoring.

Mid-State RBERN resource specialists will provide training focused on:

1) Reviewing the structure and design of the NYSESLAT;

2) Reviewing the content and dimensions of the Speaking and Writing Rubrics;

3) Application of the Speaking and Writing Rubrics to selected audio and written student responses;

4) Reviewing scoring of the Speaking and Writing; and

5) How local scoring of Writing should be conducted/executed

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Handouts will be emailed to you.

Handouts links can be located at http://www.ocmboces.org/teacherpage.cfm?teacher=3219 Lunch is on your own.

92. OCM BOCES: Administration and Scoring of the 2020 NYSESLAT - Full Day Session for NEW NYSESLAT Administrators and Scorers

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: NEW Administrators & Scorers of the NYSESLAT

Dates: 3/10/2020

New
Requirements:

1. You must be a Certified teacher or administrator AND 2. You did NOT receive training for, administered and scored the 2018 NYSESLAT

Overview

The purpose of the training session will be for participants to become familiar with NYSESLAT administration and scoring.

Mid-State RBERN resource specialists will provide training focused on:

1) The structure and design of the NYSESLAT;

2) The content and dimensions of the Speaking and Writing Rubrics;

3) Application of the Speaking and Writing Rubrics to selected audio and written student responses;

4) Scoring of the Speaking and Writing; and

5) How local scoring of Writing should be conducted/executed

Handouts will be emailed to you. Handouts can be located at http://www.ocmboces.org/teacherpage.cfm?teacher=3219

Lunch is on your own.

93. Sixth Grade - Space Systems Exploration - Rotation E

Program: Science Center

Audience: Sixth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/10/2020 to 3/11/2020

This professional development is for Sixth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Space Systems Exploration. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

94. OCM BOCES PM Refresher Administration and Scoring of the 2020 NYSESLAT - for Experienced NYSESLAT Administrators and Scorers

Program: RBE-RN (Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network)

Audience: Administrators of the NYSESLAT who have been trained, administered & scored the NYSESLAT

Dates: 3/10/2020

New
Requirement to Attend:

1. You received training, administered AND scored the 2018 NYSESLAT

Overview

The purpose of the training session will be to refresh participants who are familiar with NYSESLAT administration and scoring.

Mid-State RBERN resource specialists will provide training focused on:

1) Reviewing the structure and design of the NYSESLAT;

2) Reviewing the content and dimensions of the Speaking and Writing Rubrics;

3) Application of the Speaking and Writing Rubrics to selected audio and written student responses;

4) Reviewing scoring of the Speaking and Writing; and

5) How local scoring of Writing should be conducted/executed

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Handouts will be emailed to you.

Handouts links can be located at http://www.ocmboces.org/teacherpage.cfm?teacher=3219 Lunch is on your own.

95. Fourth Grade - What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? - Rotation C

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fourth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/12/2020 to 3/13/2020

This professional development is for Fourth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

96. CNY NYS ASCD Meeting (March)

Program: Educational Data Services

Dates: 3/12/2020

This evening meeting will include an introductory presentation on Restorative Practices. Please join us to learn and share ideas with colleagues from other districts!

**NOTE: Annual membership dues for the CNY chapter of NYS ASCD are $20, payable onsite. Dues entitle members to attend all 4 meetings scheduled across the year.

97. Fourth Grade - How Does Motion Energy Change In A Collision? - Rotation E

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fourth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/16/2020

This professional development is for Fourth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Does Motion Energy Change In A Collision? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

98. Differential Diagnosis of Speech Sound Disorders and Motor Speech Disorders in Children

Program: Consultant Support Services

Audience: Speech-Language Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists K-12; CSE Chairpersons and Special Education Directors/Related Service Supervisors

Dates: 3/16/2020

This course will provide an overview of diagnostic profiles and clinical tasks used to differentiate preschool and school-age children with childhood apraxia of speech, dysarthria, phonological disorders, and articulation disorders. There will be an emphasis on identifying the core features of childhood apraxia of speech. Beyond identifying the appropriate "labels" for children, the focus will be on using assessment data to identify speech domains to target in treatment. Audio samples will be presented for discussion.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

OCM Component - No Cost

OCM Non-Component districts - No Cost

OCM BOCES - No Cost

99. CO BOCES Group Only - Fourth Grade - What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth?

Program: Science Center

Audience: Fourth Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/17/2020 to 3/18/2020

This professional development is for Fourth Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit What is Our Evidence That We Live on a Changing Earth? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

No Cost - District COSER - Cross Contract

100. Kindergarten - Exploring Force and Motion - Rotation D

Program: Science Center

Audience: Kindergarten Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/17/2020

This professional development is for Kindergarten teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit Exploring Force and Motion. This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum. Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teacher

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher

101. Third Grade - How Do Weather and Climate Affect Our Lives? - Rotation E

Program: Science Center

Audience: Third Grade Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Instructional Coaches, Administrators.

Dates: 3/17/2020

This professional development is for Third Grade teachers receiving the new science curriculum unit How Do Weather and Climate Affect Our Lives? This professional development is mandatory for the new curriculum unit. Participants will leave with a foundational understand of the content, pedagogy, and characteristics of student learning opportunities specific to the new unit. Additionally, participants will develop an understanding of the three dimensions of the new standards and the associated instructional shifts.

Teachers will gain access to Carolina Science Online and resources created by OCM BOCES to help with implementation of the Smithsonian Science Curriculum.

Teachers are encouraged to bring a device to access these materials digitally.

One lunch hour on your own.

Cost: Component - No cost

Non-Component - $220 per day/per teache

OCM BOCES Employees - $195 per day/per teacher