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1. Civics Network Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Open to Delaware County Schools Teachers of Civics

Dates: 9/21/2020 to 5/10/2021

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Target Audience: Open to Delaware County Schools Teachers of Civics

Description: Join educators and curriculum planners across Delaware County in a professional learning community focused on the three pillars of civics education: knowledge, skills, and actions. Pursue ongoing work of implementing a robust curriculum, which involves and exposes students at each grade level, based in the Pennsylvania Academic Standards populated with resources curated by the Department of Education.

Meetings 12:30pm-3:30pm on:
9/21/2020
11/2/2020
1/11/2021
5/10/2021

Yearly Registration Fee: $140.00 Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.


2. DCIU Title III Consortium Quarterly Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DCIU District Administrators, Building Administrators, Title III Consortium Member LEAs

Dates: 9/22/2020

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Target Audience: DCIU District Administrators, Building Administrators, Title III Consortium Member LEAs

Description: The DCIU serves as the Title III Consortium Lead for schools that receive federal Title III funds. As Consortium fiscal lead and partner, DCIU coordinates Title III activities, ensuring funds are spent to carry out goals in the application and benefit of all consortium members. Qurterly meetings support collaboration and transparency. Participants will engage with member LEAs to determine Consortium activities and facilitate planning. They will also receive federal and state updates to support program oversight and compliance.

Registration Fee: Free, for DCIU Consortium Members Only

YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED TO ATTEND AND TO RECEIVE CREDIT. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 9/21/20

3. Nonpublic Workshop: Acadience/DIBELS Training

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Delaware County Nonpublic Schools General Education Teachers

Dates: 9/22/2020

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Target Audience: Delaware County Nonpublic Schools General Education Teachers

Description: Participants will receive an overview of the Acadience/DIBELS Next assessments.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 9/21/2020

**YOU MUST BE EMPLOYED BY A DELAWARE COUNTY NONPUBLIC SCHOOL TO ATTEND**. YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

4. DCIU LIEP Quarterly Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Building and District Administrators of DCIU’s LIEP

Dates: 9/22/2020

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Target Audience: Building and District Administrators of DCIU's LIEP

Description: The DCIU English Language Development Program provides direct English language development instruction for students in Delaware County schools who are English learners (ELs). Quarterly meetings with district leadership support collaboration, coordination, and communication to ensure effective implementation of the language instruction educational program (LIEP). Participants will describe the goals and key components of the LIEP for English learners and support its effective implementation across district buildings.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES ONE DAY PRIOR

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT


5. AS/Life Skills Network Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers

Dates: 9/22/2020

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Target Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers

Description: n each session the attendees will learn about a targeted technique or concept to increase student participation, while decreasing behaviors of concern. The techniques will be taught, modeled, discussed for practical implementation in both face to face instruction and virtual instruction, and practice opportunities will be provided. Topic: Building Relationships with families and students.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 9/23/2020

6. Adopting a Growth Mindset in Education

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: The course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about growth mindset including teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines; for reading specialists; speech and language therapists; nurses; school counselors; parents; school and district administrators.

Dates: 9/23/2020 to 10/13/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

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PDE COURSE NUMBER 20180072
Audience: The course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about growth mindset including teachers K-12 in all subject areas & disciplines;reading specialists;speech & language therapists; nurses;school counselors;parents;school & district administrators.

Description: A growth mindset is the belief that intelligence can be developed with effort. Students with a growth mindset understand they can get "smarter" through hard work, the use of effective strategies, and getting help from others when needed. A fixed mindset is the belief that intelligence is a fixed trait handed out at birth. Course participants will review the research about the brain and how the brain, like a muscle, changes and grows in response to challenge. Throughout the course we will explore how we, as educators, can praise students for effort and process rather than praising them for being "smart." Participants will take with them practical strategies to implement whether they are teachers, counselors, speech therapists, nurses, parents, or simply anyone who wants to learn more about fostering a growth mindset in themselves or others.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Applies to Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Forms will be emailed if selected. Act 48 by Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable)

7. Curriculum Directors Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School District Administrators

Dates: 9/23/2020

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Target Audience: Delaware County School District Administrators

Description: DCIU holds monthly meetings to facilitate dialogue among leaders across the county who are responsible for curriculum and instruction in their districts. This supports networking and collaborative problem solving. DCIU staff keeps the group abreast of PDE initiatives and requirements, trends in instruction and assessment, and professional development opportunities.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO CREDIT PROVIDED IF NOT PREREGISTERED.

Registration by 9/23/20

8. Google Training- Drexel Neumann Academy Staff ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Drexel Neumann Academy Staff ONLY

Dates: 9/23/2020

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Target Audience: Drexel Neumann Academy Staff

Description: Google GSuite for Education training

For The Drexel Neumann Academy Staff only. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by Drexel Neumann Academy to participate in this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF 9/23/20

9. Schoology Overview

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Librarians

Dates: 9/24/2020

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Target Audience: General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Librarians

Description: This workshop covers the basics of Schoology as a learning management system (LMS) and as a platform used to organize online instruction. Participants will discuss the ways Schoology can enhance teaching and learning, serve as a classroom management tool, and facilitate communication and collaboration between teachers and students

Zoom link to be provided by Instructor at least 2 hours prior to workshop

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $45 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/23/2020

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

10. Schoology Overview

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Librarians

Dates: 9/24/2020

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Target Audience: General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Librarians

Description: This workshop covers the basics of Schoology as a learning management system (LMS) and as a platform used to organize online instruction. Participants will discuss the ways Schoology can enhance teaching and learning, serve as a classroom management tool, and facilitate communication and collaboration between teachers and students

Zoom link to be provided by Instructor at least 2 hours prior to workshop

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $45 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/22/2020

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

11. Google Training- Drexel Neumann Academy Staff ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Drexel Neumann Academy Staff ONLY

Dates: 9/24/2020

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Target Audience: Drexel Neumann Academy Staff

Description: Google GSuite for Education training

For The Drexel Neumann Academy Staff only. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by Drexel Neumann Academy to participate in this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF 9/24/20

12. English Learner-Focused Book Study/PLC

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: ELD Teachers, General Education Teachers, Building Administrators

Dates: 9/24/2020 to 5/27/2021

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Target Audience: ELD Teachers, General Education Teachers, Building Administrators

Description: Participants will dive into Breading Down the Wall: Essential Shifts for English Learners' Success written by leading experts in research, policy , and practice for educating English learners. Meeting will engage educators in dialogue, reflection, and action planning at the classroom, building or district level to promote individual growth and systemic change. This book study will support participants in advocating for equity for English learners.

FIRST TWO DATES ARE ONLINE SESSIONS

REGISTRATION FEE: $75.00 (includes cost of book) Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU ELD and Consortium member ELD teachers will be covered by DCIU Title III funds - Register using Purchase Order option and enter Consortium as PO information.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/20/2020

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

13. Paraeducator Workshop: The Paraeducator's Role as Independence Facilitators

Program: Paraeducator Trainings

Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF

Dates: 9/24/2020

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Target Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF


Description: This course will provide rich discussion about the critical role paraeducators play in maximizing a student's independent skills across all areas of the curriculum. Strategies to support this critical role will be included along with small and large group discussion.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT - YOU WILL NOT BE ADDED FOR CREDIT SHOULD YOU ATTEND WITHOUT PREREGISTERING - YOU MUST PREREGISTER BY 9/23/20.

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

14. WEBINAR: The Elephant in the Room: Assessment and Management of Suicide Risk with Dr. Terri Erbacher

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Psychologists, counselors, social workers, nurses, administrators, and other professionals in related medical and mental health fields.

Dates: 9/25/2020

Target Audience: Psychologists, counselors, social workers, nurses, administrators, and other professionals in related medical and mental health fields.

Description: The ability to conduct an informed suicide risk assessment is a vital skill for clinicians. This session will focus on identifying warning signs and risk factors, effectively conducting suicide risk assessments, and determining level of risk. Participants will learn our how monitor suicidal behavior over time, plan for safety and protect oneself from vicarious traumatization. Attendees will leave this workshop with specific strategies and skills that can be implemented immediately.

**This is an online webinar and participants will receive a Zoom link the day before the presentation.**

Act 48 Fee of $15 for non-DCIU staff (DCIU Staff use Purchase Order as payment type, enter DCIU as PO info)

Workshop meets requirements for PA Act 71 for school educators.

Workshop meets requirements for PA Act 74 for licensed mental health professionals.
FEE REQUIRED:
$25 payable to DCASP. Either mail check to 128 Yale Avenue, PO Box 75, Morton, PA, 19070 or pay via PayPal at delawarecountyasp@gmail.com on or before day of the event.

APA Psychology Credits included: A sign-in link will be posted on the Zoom Chat. To receive credit, an evaluation must be completed after the training.

Questions: Dr. Terri Erbacher, terbacher@dciu.org

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. NO ADDITIONS WILL MADE AFTER THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE DATE. REGISTRATION DEADLINE DATE SEPTEMBER 23, 2020

YOU MUST PARTICIPATE IN THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT

15. Family and Consumer Science Network Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Open to Delaware County Schools FCS Staff

Dates: 9/25/2020 to 3/19/2021

Target Audience: Open to Delaware County Schools FCS Teachers

Description: The FCS network provides a forum for family and consumer science teachers from across the county to gather and share solutions and planning.

Meetings 1:00pm-2:30pm below:
9/25/2020
1/22/2021
3/19/2020

Yearly meeting fee: $75.00 payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.


16. A Collaborative Approach to identifying and Supporting English Learners with Disabilities

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: ELD Teachers, Special Education teachers, General Education teachers

Dates: 9/29/2020 to 4/13/2021

Target Audience: ELD Teachers, Special Education teachers, General Education teachers

Description: This year-long series will bring together classroom, ELD, special education teachers and reading specialists to promote a common understanding of language development and language disability. It will focus on collaborative processes to identify language/learning needs, implement assessment and progress monitoring protocols, develop appropriate IEP's and design effective instruction for ELs. Together we can communicate, collaborate, and coordinate to meet the needs of ELs.

REGISTRATION FEE: $180.00 (include book) Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/28/2020

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

17. Literacy League Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers

Dates: 9/29/2020 to 5/17/2021

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers

Description: The Literacy League is geared towards groups of administrators and literacy leaders from schools. These school/district groups will work to share strategies, collaborate and create resources, and work together to move forward growing students' literacy with the goal of analysis in ind. League members will review and revise resources and materials designed last year, as well as strategize to address needs and gaps in students' learning.

Meetings 8:30am-3:30pm on
9/29/2020
11/16/2020
12/8/2020
1/20/2021
2/9/2021
5/17/2021

Yearly Meeting Fee: $360.00 (includes curriculum materials) Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.


18. Teacher Effectiveness: Classroom Environment

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson´s Framework for Teaching

Dates: 9/30/2020 to 10/13/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20120175
Audience: Teacher Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson's Framework for Teaching (FFT).

Description: This course will provide a detailed examination of Domain II: The Classroom Environment and its use in teacher evaluation. Through this course, educators will develop a thorough understanding of Domain II components and how mastery of classroom environment design concepts will lead to increased effective instruction and, in turn, increased student achievement.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $150.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $175.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credit, 30 Act 48 Hours. May count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

19. Writing Effective GIEPs, Part I

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Gifted Educators

Dates: 9/30/2020 to 10/13/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20090281
Audience: Gifted Educators

Description: This 1 credit course is designed to provide participants with step-by-step expertise in developing GIEPs for gifted Pennsylvania students that provide meaningful educational benefits to gifted students and that comply with the Pennsylvania Department of Education's Chapter 16 requirements.
Course modules are consecutive, and are designed to be taken sequentially.
Part 1 will provide an overview of PA Chapter 16 regulations and compliance issues relative to GIEPs. It will also address the issues of determining Present Levels of Educational Performance (PLEP) and introduce the relationship between Annual Goals and PLEP. Recent due process decisions will provide a "real world" backdrop for understanding the elements of compliance and for avoiding the pitfalls of PLEP that is vague or inadequate, and Annual Goals that are not sufficiently measurable.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $150.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $175.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 30 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

20. High leverage practice in special education: Developing A Scope and Sequence for Intensive Intervention (AM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Interventionists

Dates: 9/30/2020

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Target Audience: Delaware County District General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Interventionists

Description: Intensive instruction has been identified as a high-leverage practice in special education, and DBI is a research-based approach to delivering intensive instruction (NCII, 2013). This workshop provides learners with an opportunity to extend their understanding of intensive instruction through exposure to DBI in mathematics. We will discuss the importance of intensive intervention for students with learning difficulties in math and foundational content students need to master K-8.

Virtual/hybrid learning will be touched upon

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 9/28/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING


21. Secondary Principals Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School District Building Administrators

Dates: 9/30/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County School District Building Administrators

Description:DCIU coordinates meetings with Elementary Principals multiple times during the school year to discuss topics geared to the principals' interests or concerns. Principals are invited to bring an Assistant Principal with them to each meeting.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO CREDIT PROVIDED IF NOT PREREGISTERED.

Registration by 9/30/20

22. High leverage practice in special education: Developing A Scope and Sequence for Intensive Intervention (PM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Interventionists

Dates: 9/30/2020

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Target Audience: Delaware County District General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Interventionists

Description: Intensive instruction has been identified as a high-leverage practice in special education, and DBI is a research-based approach to delivering intensive instruction (NCII, 2013). This workshop provides learners with an opportunity to extend their understanding of intensive instruction through exposure to DBI in mathematics. We will discuss the importance of intensive intervention for students with learning difficulties in math and foundational content students need to master K-8.

Virtual/hybrid learning will be touched upon

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 9/28/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING


23. Elementary Principals Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School District Building Administrators

Dates: 9/30/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County School District Building Administrators

Description: DCIU coordinates meetings with Elementary Principals multiple times during the school year to discuss topics geared to the principals' interests or concerns. Principals are invited to bring an Assistant Principal with them to each meeting.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO CREDIT PROVIDED IF NOT PREREGISTERED.

Registration by 9/30/20

24. Disciplinary Literacy Series: Reading in the Content Areas - Day 2

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Building Administrators General Education Teachers

Dates: 10/1/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County Building Administrators General Education Teachers

Description: Join us in this 3-part series where participants will delve into the exploration and application of disciplinary literacy in various subject areas. The series will guide educators in:
- defining disciplinary literacy and how it differs from content reading
-identify and explain the unique literacy skills and approaches to the participant's subject area
-create plans for strategies and instruction to implement between sessions
-work with other area content area educators to develop and share materials

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/30/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

25. Foundations of Curriculum Design and Evaluation (Full Series)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers

Dates: 10/1/2020 to 4/29/2021

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers

Description: This workshop series guides school or district teams of administrators and teachers on:
-defining curriculum design for their school/district -mapping content to learning objectives -creating, revising, and evaluating curricula

This registration for all 4 dates. REGISTRATION FEE: $200.00 Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/28/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

26. Foundations of Curriculum Design and Evaluation - 10/1/20

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers

Dates: 10/1/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers

Description: This workshop series guides school or district teams of administrators and teachers on:
-defining curriculum design for their school/district -mapping content to learning objectives -creating, revising, and evaluating curricula

This registration for October 1st ONLY. REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00 Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/28/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

27. Online Learning Pedagogy

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Speech Language Pathologists, Librarians

Dates: 10/1/2020

Target Audience: General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Speech Language Pathologists, Librarians

Description: This workshop focuses on the most common teaching practices that are effective in an online environment. Learn general advice, a variety of course types, and additional tips on student engagement. Dive into the best teaching tips according to the common teaching styles (lecture, case, small group discussion, and hands-on).

Zoom link to be provided by Instructor at least 2 hours prior to workshop

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $45 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/29/2020

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

28. World Language: Remote Teaching Strategies Collaboration

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Districts World Language Teachers

Dates: 10/1/2020

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Target Audience: Delaware County Districts World Language Teachers

Description: Attend PDE's World Language PLC "Beyond Math and Reading: Remote teaching strategies for World Language" sessions with Dr. Silvina Orsatti (Separate registration link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAqd-yupzsjHdCdalx-9mjqQ-2SbR4NeCXs ) on Thursday, Sept 23, 3:30-4:30 (free but registration is required).

Then, join DCIU's Ed Weiss and your fellow Delaware County World Language Educators on 10/1 from 3:15-4:15 to process learning from the prior week and discuss how to implement and apply strategies locally within your districts.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 9/30/20

29. ELD Team Monthly Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DCIU ELD TEACHERS

Dates: 10/1/2020

Target Audience: DCIU ELD Teachers

Description: DCIU ELD teachers meet monthly for information, training, and collaboration to support implementation of an effective LIEP for English learners. Participants will be able to implement ELD Program policy and procedures, apply effective practices to their instruction, and collaborate with colleagues.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES ONE DAY PRIOR

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING



PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES ONE DAY PRIOR

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

30. Computer Science Council (AM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Dates: 10/6/2020

Target Audience: Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Description: This group is committed to removing the silos that some computer science teachers face by connecting teachers across Delaware County. For computer science teachers and supervisors, the Computer Science Council will provide a platform to share resources, lessons, and ideas.

Zoom link to be provided by Instructor at least 2 hours prior to workshop

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $45 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/5/2020

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

31. Computer Science Council (PM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Dates: 10/6/2020

Target Audience: Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Description: This group is committed to removing the silos that some computer science teachers face by connecting teachers across Delaware County. For computer science teachers and supervisors, the Computer Science Council will provide a platform to share resources, lessons, and ideas.

Zoom link to be provided by Instructor at least 2 hours prior to workshop

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $45 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/5/2020

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

32. Paraeducator Workshop: Going Beyond "Good Job"

Program: Paraeducator Trainings

Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF

Dates: 10/6/2020

Target Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF


Description: Ever feel like you say, "Good job" all day long? Come to Going Beyond "Good job" and learn new strategies and techniques for responding to students and their work.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT - YOU WILL NOT BE ADDED FOR CREDIT SHOULD YOU ATTEND WITHOUT PREREGISTERING - YOU MUST PREREGISTER BY 10/4/20.

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

33. School Improvement Quarterly Progress Monitoring and Planning (AM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators

Dates: 10/7/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators

Description: School improvement Quarterly Progress Monitoring and Planning sessions are for school steering committees needing guided assistance for developing, maintaining, monitoring, or reevaluating a school improvement plan. Teams from all levels of school improvement (ATSI, TSI, CSI) are invited, as well as any school completing a school improvement plan. Each work session focuses on quarterly progress monitoring reporting.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/6/20

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

34. School Improvement Quarterly Progress Monitoring and Planning (PM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators

Dates: 10/7/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators

Description: School improvement Quarterly Progress Monitoring and Planning sessions are for school steering committees needing guided assistance for developing, maintaining, monitoring, or reevaluating a school improvement plan. Teams from all levels of school improvement (ATSI, TSI, CSI) are invited, as well as any school completing a school improvement plan. Each work session focuses on quarterly progress monitoring reporting.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/6/20

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

35. Nonpublic Workshop: Picture-Perfect STEM

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: NONPUBLIC SCHOOLS OF DELAWARE COUNTY STAFFS: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Dates: 10/8/2020

Target Audience: Nonpublic Schools of Delaware County Staffs Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Description: The Picture-Perfect Science Program combines the appeal of children's picture books with standards-based science content. The award-winning book series contains lessons, complete with student pages and assessments, that use picture books to guide science instruction in an engaging, kid-friendly way. Participants will gain the skills, knowledge, and confidence needed to successfully begin implementing Picture-Perfect STEM lessons, as well develop an understanding of how Picture-Perfect STEM lessons integrate the STEM disciplines and reading in a meaningful way.

Zoom link to be provided by Instructor at least 2 hours prior to workshop

REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00 TO BE COVERED BY NONPUBLIC TTII FUNDS. PLEASE ENTER PAYMENT INFO AS NONPUBLIC FUNDS WILL NOT COVER FEE IF YOU DO NOT ATTEND AND DO NOT WITHDRAW.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/7/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

36. Picture-Perfect STEM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Dates: 10/8/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Librarians

Description: The Picture-Perfect Science Program combines the appeal of children's picture books with standards-based science content. The award-winning book series contains lessons, complete with student pages and assessments, that use picture books to guide science instruction in an engaging, kid-friendly way. Participants will gain the skills, knowledge, and confidence needed to successfully begin implementing Picture-Perfect STEM lessons, as well develop an understanding of how Picture-Perfect STEM lessons integrate the STEM disciplines and reading in a meaningful way.

Zoom link to be provided by Instructor at least 2 hours prior to workshop

REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $70 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/7/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

37. DCIU Gifted Network Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Schools Gifted Support Teachers and Teacher Leaders

Dates: 10/9/2020 to 4/9/2021

Target Audience: Delaware County Schools Gifted Support Teachers and Teacher Leaders

Description: The Gifted Network provides a forum for gifted teachers and leaders to share solutions, concerns, and insight regarding various topics specific to gifted education. The Network meets in the afternoons four times per year.

10/9/2020 Determining Giftedness

12/11/2020 Deep Dive into GIEPs

2/19/2021 Effective Practices for the General Education Classroom

4/9/2021 Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Learner

Yearly Meeting Fee: $140.00 payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/8/20


38. School Librarian Consortium Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School Librarians

Dates: 10/9/2020 to 4/9/2021

Target Audience: Delaware County School Librarians

Description: Calling all school librarians! The School Librarian Consortium offers networking and professional development on hot topics concerning the school librarians of Delaware County. Topics will include: discussion of the various library models in Delaware County, organization of school libraries, updates on librarian services, and best practices for supporting libraries and learners.

Meetings 12:30pm-3:30pm on:
10/9/2020
1/15/2021
4/9/2021

REGISTRATION FEE: $105.00 payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.


39. Acadience/DIBELS Next Administration and Scoring

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, School Psychologists

Dates: 10/12/2020 to 10/13/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, School Psychologists

Description: Participants will be trained on how to administer and score the Acadience/DIBELS Next literacy assessments. .

This is a 2-Day training. Must Attend Both Days

Zoom link and handouts will be sent to participants prior to the training.

**PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS WILL BE MADE AFTER THE DEADLINE DATE. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/7/20**

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

40. High Leverage Practices to Support Students in Math Grades K-8: Mathematics Progress Monitoring and Determining Response AM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Interventionists

Dates: 10/12/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Interventionists

Description:Outcomes: 1. Define and differentiate between: formative, diagnostic, summative assessment, general outcome measures and skill-specific measures. 2. Practice administering and scoring early numeracy, computation, and concepts and applications progress monitoring measures. 3. Graph and interpret progress monitoring data within a Data-Based Individualization framework.

Overview: Intensive instruction has been identified as a high-leverage practice in special education, and DBI is a research-based approach to delivering intensive instruction (NCII, 2013). Learners are provided an opportunity to extend their understanding of intensive instruction through exposure to DBI in mathematics. Teachers delivering intervention must understand types of assessments used to monitor student progress in math, how to administer and interpret progress monitoring measures with fidelity.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/11/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

May be held virtually, instructor will provide zoom information

41. High Leverage Practices to Support Students in Math Grades K-8: Mathematics Progress Monitoring and Determining Response PM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Interventionists

Dates: 10/12/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Interventionists

Description:Outcomes: 1. Define and differentiate between: formative, diagnostic, summative assessment, general outcome measures and skill-specific measures. 2. Practice administering and scoring early numeracy, computation, and concepts and applications progress monitoring measures. 3. Graph and interpret progress monitoring data within a Data-Based Individualization framework.

Overview: Intensive instruction has been identified as a high-leverage practice in special education, and DBI is a research-based approach to delivering intensive instruction (NCII, 2013). Learners are provided an opportunity to extend their understanding of intensive instruction through exposure to DBI in mathematics. Teachers delivering intervention must understand types of assessments used to monitor student progress in math, how to administer and interpret progress monitoring measures with fidelity.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/11/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

May be held virtually, instructor will provide zoom information

42. Early Literacy Series How Young Children Learn to Read

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: General Education Teachers Special Education Teachers

Dates: 10/13/2020

Target Audience: General Education Teachers Special Education Teachers

Description: Participating educators will craft the bridge between early literacy research and classroom practice. Join us for all 3 sessions or individual dates in the series. Each session will focus on working with students to overcome reading challenges, increasing effectiveness of both core and small-group reading instruction, and engaging in real-world applications. Each session includes a Make-and-Take.

REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00 Delaware County Staff, $70.00 Out of County, Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/12/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

43. Math Council Meeting (AM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals

Dates: 10/13/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals

Description: Open to anyone who teaches math, these meetings offer a platform to share ideas, ask questions, and gain insights about what works in math education. Through participation in Math Council, educators will learn how to create rich, rigorous, and relevant mathematical experiences in the math classroom. Participants will also explore ideas of equity, social justice, and creating an environment in which all students grow and achieve.

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 Delaware County Districts, $45.00 out of county, Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order. **IF YOU HAVE PAID THE YEARLY FEE INSTEAD ($175.00 Here: https://www.mylearningplan.com/WebReg/ActivityProfile.asp?I=3528183&D=16864 ) USE THE PURCHASE ORDER OPTION AND ENTER "PREPAID" AS PO INFO***

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/12/20, MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION FOR CREDIT.

44. Math Council Meeting (PM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals

Dates: 10/13/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals

Description: Open to anyone who teaches math, these meetings offer a platform to share ideas, ask questions, and gain insights about what works in math education. Through participation in Math Council, educators will learn how to create rich, rigorous, and relevant mathematical experiences in the math classroom. Participants will also explore ideas of equity, social justice, and creating an environment in which all students grow and achieve.

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 Delaware County Districts, $45.00 out of county, Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order. **IF YOU HAVE PAID THE YEARLY FEE INSTEAD ($175.00 Here: https://www.mylearningplan.com/WebReg/ActivityProfile.asp?I=3528183&D=16864 ) USE THE PURCHASE ORDER OPTION AND ENTER "PREPAID" AS PO INFO***

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/12/20, MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION FOR CREDIT.

45. Nonpublic Workshop: Supporting Challenging Learners

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Delco nonpublic staff ONLY

Dates: 10/13/2020

Target Audience: Delco nonpublic staff ONLY

Description: This training will help participants in working with students who need behavioral support. Staff will learn how their interactions with students affect the outcome of the behavior. Participants will learn strategies to use to effectively de-escalate students without reinforcing the behaviors of concern

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/11/20

**YOU MUST BE EMPLOYED BY A DELAWARE COUNTY NONPUBLIC SCHOOL TO ATTEND**. YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

46. Safety Care Consultation and Practice

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Districts and IU Building Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Administrative Assistants, School Counselors, Speech Language Pathologists, OTs/PTs, School Psychologists, Behavior Analysts

Dates: 10/13/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County Districts and IU Building Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Administrative Assistants, School Counselors, Speech Language Pathologists, OTs/PTs, School Psychologists, Behavior Analysts

Description: These monthly sessions are intended for currently certified Safety Care Specialists. The topic of the session will be determined by the needs of the individual participants. Some possible topics covered might be: (1) individual consultation for different situations in a classroom or building; (2) to learn additional techniques from the "High Severity Behaviors" curriculum, not covered in the core curriculum training; or (3) to refresh skills on physical management. Certified Safety Care Specialists will be able to practice skills or ask questions, thus resulting in higher fidelity of implementation of the curriculum.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/12/2020

This session provided online, Zoom link to provided by instructor at least 2 hours prior to start. YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

47. Teacher Effectiveness: Instruction

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Teacher Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson´s Framework for Teaching (FFT).

Dates: 10/14/2020 to 10/27/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER: 20120176
Audience: Teacher Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson's Framework for Teaching (FFT).

Description: Teacher Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson's Framework for Teaching (FFT). This course will provide a detailed examination of Domain 3: Instruction and its use in teacher evaluation.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $150.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $175.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 30 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

COURSES WILL NOT BE MARKED COMPLETED AND CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED PRIOR TO A COURSE ENDING DATE.

48. Writing Effective GIEPs, Part II

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Gifted Educators

Dates: 10/14/2020 to 10/27/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20090282
Audience: Gifted Educators

Description: This 1 credit course is designed to continue where Writing Effective GIEPs Part 1 ended, to provide participants with detailed instructions and considerations for creating GIEP annual goals, short term learning outcomes, and specially designed instruction that work cohesively to reflect student present levels and to provide students with a meaningful educational benefit and that comply with the Pennsylvania Department of Education's Chapter 16 requirements.
Course modules are consecutive, and are designed to be taken sequentially.
Part 2 will provide a review of PA Chapter 16, PLEP and Annual Goals regulations and compliance issues relative to GIEPs. It will also address the interrelationships between Present Levels of Educational Performance (PLEP), annual goals, specially designed instruction and short term learning outcomes. Practical guidance and numerous examples will be given to participants for discussion and modeling.

Registration Fee: $150.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $175.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 30 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

49. Data-driven Instruction to Achieve Standards Mastery - Middle School Math

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Middle School Math: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Teacher leaders, MTSS or Data Team Leaders

Dates: 10/14/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Teacher leaders, MTSS or Data Team Leaders

Description: Review the assessment data you collect and how to use it to inform instruction. Identify assessment anchors and eligible content for instruction. Develop effecting grouping strategies and intervention strategies.

The morning provides instruction on using data to inform grouping and instructional practices to achieve instructional success for eligible content. The afternoon workshop format allows time for you to analyze data and create student groups and intervention materials aligned to assessment anchors and eligible content. Please bring all historical student data or benchmarks that you have as well as all fall 2020 benchmarks such as MAP, CDT, STAR, etc.

Attending the date for grade/subject band will allow you to work collaboratively with colleagues from your district and county.

REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $70 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/13/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

50. DCIU PIIC Network Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Instructional coaches and teachers who have dedicated instructional coaching time in their work day

Dates: 10/14/2020 to 5/26/2021

Target Audience: Delaware County Instructional coaches and teachers who have dedicated instructional coaching time in their work day

Description: The Delaware County Pennsylvania Institute for Instructional Coaches (PIIC) Network meets monthly to discuss recent trends and initiatives in instructional coaching, as well as how to build capacity through effective coaching.

Meetings Full Day 8:30am-3:30pm on:
10/14/200
11/18/20
12/9/20
1/20/21
2/17/21
3/17/21
5/26/21

Yearly Meeting Fee: $280.00 Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.


51. Delaware County Secondary Transition Council Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators,Special Area Teachers,Parents/Community, Transition Coordinators, Agency Representative that Support Transition Planning

Dates: 10/14/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators,Special Area Teachers,Parents/Community, Transition Coordinators, Agency Representative that Support Transition Planning

Description: Quarterly meetings will focus on a topic related to secondary transition, and will promote networking and interagency collaboration.

**PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS WILL BE MADE AFTER THE DEADLINE DATE. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/13/20**

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

52. Delaware County Secondary Transition Coordinators Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District District Administrators,Building Administrators,Special Education Teachers,Special Area Teachers,Secondary Transition Coordinators

Dates: 10/14/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District District Administrators,Building Administrators,Special Education Teachers,Special Area Teachers,Secondary Transition Coordinators

Description: Quarterly meetings to discuss state and local trends and initiatives for secondary transition.

**PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS WILL BE MADE AFTER THE DEADLINE DATE. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/13/20**

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

53. School Climate Network Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, School Counselors

Dates: 10/14/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, School Counselors

Description: The DCIU is offering three Virtual School Climate Network Meetings. Sessions are open to all school and district leaders, as well as classroom teachers. The National School Climate Center's five-stage improvement process will be the framework for discussions during these Network Meetings. Topics may include School Climate team development and readiness, using climate surveys and other data to understand climate, evidence-based programs/practices, action planning for school climate improvement, and tracking and supporting implementation fidelity. Sessions will allow for open dialogue and sharing of resources.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU DO NOT NEED TO ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS FOR CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION. REGISTRATION DEADLINE OCTOBER 13, 2020

Zoom link will be sent out the morning of the meeting via those registered in MLP. PLEASE CONTACT INSTRUCTOR IF NOT RECEIVED BY THAT TIME.

54. POWER AAC

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Speech Language Pathologists

Dates: 10/14/2020 to 4/14/2021

Target Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Speech Language Pathologists

Description: This is a series of workshops that is based on the POWER AAC modules developed by Gail Van Tatenhove for PaTTAN. The POWER AAC series is designed to build the capacity of school personnel to improve communication skills and provide flexible, generative vocabulary for students who need or use AAC. It is most effective for teams of teachers, SLPs, and other key service providers to participate to allow for planning and implementation of target strategies.

This series of trainings also includes onsite coaching and consultation opportunities for teams.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/12/20

TO BE PROVIDED VIRTUALLY OR ON-SITE. INSTRUCTOR WILL PROVIDE ZOOM LINK AT LEAST 2 HOURS PRIOR TO TRAINING

55. Disciplinary Literacy Series: Reading in the Content Areas - Day 1

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Building Administrators General Education Teachers

Dates: 10/15/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County Building Administrators General Education Teachers

Description: Join us in this 3-part series where participants will delve into the exploration and application of disciplinary literacy in various subject areas. The series will guide educators in:
- defining disciplinary literacy and how it differs from content reading
-identify and explain the unique literacy skills and approaches to the participant's subject area
-create plans for strategies and instruction to implement between sessions
-work with other area content area educators to develop and share materials

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/14/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

56. PBIS Implementation Overview

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Districts PBIS coaches

Dates: 10/15/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County Districts PBIS coaches

Description: This session will closely examine the Positive Behavior Support framework for K-12 schools. Key components of PBIS implementation will be analyzed, models of best practice will be reviewed and time for Q & A will be provided.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/14/2020

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

57. Paraeducator Workshop: Foundations of Elementary Math

Program: Paraeducator Trainings

Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF

Dates: 10/15/2020

Target Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF


Description: Paraprofessionals frequently work with students learning math, at times that can be daunting. Our workshop will focus on math basics to give you some deeper understanding of math concepts to help you feel more comfortable.

Outcomes:
1. Think Flexibly about Math - Be able to demonstrate more than one way to solve mathematics problems.
2. Math Progressions - Identify some of the background skills necessary for higher level math skills, see connections.
3. Willingness to try - Increase comfort level with risk-taking behavior in math.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT - YOU WILL NOT BE ADDED FOR CREDIT SHOULD YOU ATTEND WITHOUT PREREGISTERING - YOU MUST PREREGISTER BY 10/13/20.

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING. Zoom information will be send by instructor at least two hours prior to start.

58. EL Coordinator/Administrator Network Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District EL Administrators, Building Administrators

Dates: 10/20/2020

Target Audience: Open to Delaware County District EL Administrators, Building Administrators

Description: DCIU offers quarterly meetings for EL Directors/ Coordinators across the county to engage in discussion, collaboration, and problem-solving around issues, initiatives, and trends affecting the education of English learners. Participants will learn from and contribute to a network of leaders committed to equitable and effective language instruction educational programs for English learners and immigrant students.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/19/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT


59. AS/Life Skills Network Meetings

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers

Dates: 10/20/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers

Description: n each session the attendees will learn about a targeted technique or concept to increase student participation, while decreasing behaviors of concern. The techniques will be taught, modeled, discussed for practical implementation in both face to face instruction and virtual instruction, and practice opportunities will be provided. Topic: Choral Response Methods.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/19/2020

60. A New Look at Working with Students with Autism

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines, for reading specialists, nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists, speech therapists, any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with Autism.

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

Audience:Designed for teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines, reading specialists, nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists, speech therapists, any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with Autism

Description: PDE COURSE NUMBER 20120306. With more and more students being diagnosed with Autism Spectrum disorders, it is important for educators to explore their perceptions and expand their knowledge base of this disability category in order to meet these students' needs. This course takes an inside look into what it is like to live with Autism. We will see and hear first hand accounts from people living with the disorder. Their inspirational and informative stories have motivated participants in the past to examine and reexamine how they work with students on the spectrum of autism. We will explore methods of motivation and classroom management in settings with learners with Autism. Given the information provided throughout the course, participants will also have the opportunity to more completely understand the many services that students with autism can benefit from and how educators can apply this learned information in their area of focus and provide effective instruction to students with mild to severe Autism.

Registration Fee: $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK

61. ADHD in Education

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: The course is designed for teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines, for reading specialists, nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists, speech therapists, any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with ADHD.

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20120308
Audience: The course is designed for teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines, for reading specialists, nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists, speech therapists, any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with ADHD.

Description: With more and more students being diagnosed with ADHD, it is important for educators to examine their perceptions and expand their knowledge base of this disability category in order to meet these students' needs. Throughout the course, participants will explore the debate surrounding medication and the myths associated with ADHD. Furthermore, they will complete activities providing them with first-hand experience about what it is like to live with ADHD. With the information covered in the course, participants will take away practical strategies to implement across all school environments. Online. No textbook required.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

62. Building Online Learning Environments

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Educators and Administrators (NOTE: This course is not eligible for Act 45 administrator credit )

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20100208
Audience: K-12 Educators and Administrators (NOTE: This course is not eligible for Act 45 administrator credit)

Description: Constructing online learning environments adds valuable communication to the collective learning community. Stakeholders, parents, students and administration can now have transparency into the classroom and collectively assist in the success of our students. Furthermore, digital instruction and learning has become a critical component to the pedagogy of all educators regardless of career level or experience. This course will provide participants with the tools needed to connect, collaborate, and create flexible online learning environments in order to meet the growing need for blended, hybrid and virtual learning.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. May count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change. (Non-refundable)

COURSES WILL NOT BE MARKED COMPLETED AND CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED PRIOR TO A COURSE ENDING DATE.

63. Diversity Awareness in Communication: Healthy Dialogue & Conflict Resolution

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Course will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed one day prior to course start.

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20030240
Target Audience: K-12 Teachers

Description: Fear of conflict, worry about saying the "wrong thing,"and not knowing what to say are all common reasons for the shortage or absence of diversity-related discussions in K-12 schools. Unfortunately, lack of discussion about this topic can actually increase negative bias, decrease understanding, and ultimately hinder academic achievement for students. This course will introduce participants to effective communication strategies that can reduce the discomfort of engaging in diversity-related discussions, increase their ability to build communication skills relating to the topic of diversity, and be applied upon returning to the workplace.

Registration Fee (Charged at time of registration): $450.00 (Late fee of $475.00 if registering one week or less prior to start of course)

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

COURSES WILL NOT BE MARKED COMPLETED AND CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED PRIOR TO A COURSE ENDING DATE.

64. Diversity Awareness in Education:A New Perspective for a Changing Classroom

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20050437
Target Audience: K-12 Teachers

Description: This course will help educators gain a greater awareness of the racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, gender and cultural diversity of their school community and beyond. Participants will be involved in insightful and interactive learning that will place a great emphasis on personal world view and the world view of others. In the end, participants will be equipped with the knowledge to create effective strategies for use in any curriculum relevant to your position.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 (Late fee of $475.00 if registering one week or less prior to start of course)

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

COURSES WILL NOT BE MARKED COMPLETED AND CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED PRIOR TO A COURSE ENDING DATE.

65. Google Tools for Educators

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Educators and Administrators (NOTE: This course is not eligible for Act 45 administrator credit)

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20100209
Audience: K-12 Educators and Administrators (NOTE: This course is not eligible for Act 45 administrator credit)

Description: PDE COURSE This course will help participants learn Google's GSuite web based software as a technical and educational solution to empower themselves and students to develop authentic, relevant, and digital learning. The number of software solutions offered for free by Google is growing rapidly and there are countless applications for the classroom to integrate or move to virtual. Course participants will develop technological skills and pedagogical capacities in the core GSuite applications and showcase those skill in a final course project of the participants' choosing.

Registration Fee (CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. May count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

COURSES WILL NOT BE MARKED COMPLETED AND CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED PRIOR TO A COURSE ENDING DATE.

66. Implementing Trauma-Informed Practices in Schools and Classrooms

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: ALL

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/3/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

Audience: ALL

Description: PDE COURSE # 20200001 More than two thirds of children reported at least one traumatic event by age 16. Exposure to trauma can have negative, long-lasting effects on children's learning, health and emotional well-being. Through the research-based social, emotional and behavioral universal and targeted approaches provided in this course, course participants will learn how to provide multi-tiered systems of support that buffer against the impact of traumatic stress and respond to its effects.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $150.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $175.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 30 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

67. Public Education and the Law: Student Rights

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Teachers and school district central office administrators such as curriculum directors, special education supervisors, etc. charged with setting policy and advising staff members, as well as athletic coaches and school board members. Although this course is not eligible for Act 45 PIL credit, it would also be useful to school principals.

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/3/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

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Audience: This course is designed for teachers and school district central office administrators such as curriculum directors, special education supervisors, etc. charged with setting policy and advising staff members, as well as athletic coaches and school board members. Although this course is not eligible for Act 45 PIL credit, it would also be useful to school principals.

Description: PDE COURSE # 20100002 This course is designed to provide participants with knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of student rights in the public education environment. The course will begin with an examination of the watershed case Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School District (decided in 1969), which marked the first time the Supreme Court recognized the First Amendment free speech rights of public school students. Course participants will then examine the wide array of disputes involving student rights that followed Tinker, such as challenges to school rules and discipline, whether on campus or off, to disputes over the Fourth and First Amendment rights of students, to litigation dealing with sexual harassment.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $150.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $175.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 30 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

COURSES WILL NOT BE MARKED COMPLETED AND CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED PRIOR TO A COURSE ENDING DATE.

68. Strategies for Challenging Student Behaviors

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: ALL

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

Audience: ALL

Description:PDE COURSE # 20120092 Strategies for Challenging Student Behaviors offers research-based interventions that educators can use to support K-12 students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), ADHD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), and Conduct Disorder (CD). The purpose of the course is to help educators identify behavioral indicators common to these disorders, and implement strategies in response to these behaviors to promote students' social and emotional skill-building and support academic success. This course aligns with the PA Student Interpersonal Skill Standards (SIS) and the Safe and Supportive Schools Model.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. May count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option. (Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

69. Data-driven Instruction to Achieve Standards Mastery - Middle School ELA

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Middle School ELA: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Teacher leaders, MTSS or Data Team Leaders

Dates: 10/21/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Teacher leaders, MTSS or Data Team Leaders

Description: Review the assessment data you collect and how to use it to inform instruction. Identify assessment anchors and eligible content for instruction. Develop effecting grouping strategies and intervention strategies.

The morning provides instruction on using data to inform grouping and instructional practices to achieve instructional success for eligible content. The afternoon workshop format allows time for you to analyze data and create student groups and intervention materials aligned to assessment anchors and eligible content. Please bring all historical student data or benchmarks that you have as well as all fall 2020 benchmarks such as MAP, CDT, STAR, etc.

Attending the date for grade/subject band will allow you to work collaboratively with colleagues from your district and county.

REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $70 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/20/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

70. AAC and Literacy PLC

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Speech Language Pathologists

Dates: 10/21/2020 to 4/21/2021

Target Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Speech Language Pathologists

Description: AAC and Literacy PLC

This workshop will include opportunities for teams to discuss and share best practice strategies for integrating AAC into literacy activities

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/19/20

TO BE PROVIDED VIRTUALLY OR ON-SITE AT MORTON. INSTRUCTOR WILL PROVIDE ZOOM LINK AT LEAST 2 HOURS PRIOR TO TRAINING

71. Safety-Care™Re-Certification Training

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY DISTRICT OR DCIU ONLY Administrators, Teachers, Teacher Assistants, Psychologists, Guidance Counselors, Behavior Specialists, Nurses, Bus Drivers/Aides who has successfully completed the initial 2-day Safety-Care"½½½½½½½½ors, Teachers, Teacher Assistants, Psychologists, Guidance Counselors, Behavior Specialists, Nurses, Bus Drivers/Aides who has successfully completed the initial 2-day Safety-Care™ Certification Tr

Dates: 10/22/2020

Target Audience:DELAWARE COUNTY DISTRICT OR DCIU ONLY Administrators, Teachers, Teacher Assistants, Psychologists, Guidance Counselors, Behavior Specialists, Nurses, Bus Drivers/Aides who has successfully completed the initial 2-day Safety-Care™Certification Training

Description: one-day training that provides a complete overview of the initial Safety-Care™training curriculum. Participants must demonstrate competency in all areas of the Safety-Care™curriculum and will be tested for proficiency through the demonstrated competencies and a written test. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will maintain their certification for one full year. The one-day re-certification course is required annually.

Prerequisites: Must have passed the initial 2-day Safety-Care™Training to take the re-certification course.


Registration Fee: $45.00 DCIU/Delaware County District Staffs DCIU STAFF MUST PROVIDE A PROGRAM BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER. Fee includes lunch and the Safety Care™Certificate.

THIS COURSE REQUIRES PHYSICAL EXERTION. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE ABLE TO EXERT THEMSELVES PHYSICALLY AND HAVE FLEXIBILITY OF MOVEMENT THAT INCLUDES KNEELING. A PARTICIPANT MAY OPT OUT OF ACTIVITIES AT ANY TIME IF NECESSARY, AND MUST NOTIFY THE TRAINER OF ANY INABILITY TO PARTICIPATE. PARTICIPANTS WILL BE ASKED TO SIGN A WAIVER ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE TRAINING ACKNOWLEDGING THAT PARTICIPATION COULD POTENTIALLY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY. PLEASE WEAR COMFORTABLE CLOTHING AND STURDY SHOES.

Any questions about the training, please contact (610) 938-9000.

**COVID STATEMENT: Participants will be required to wear a mask or face covering throughout the training and will be required to take their temperature prior to the training. Any participant with a fever of 99.5 or demonstrating any symptoms of illness will be required to withdraw from the training and reschedule for a different date.**

72. Paraeducator Workshop: Developing a Growth Mindset in Students

Program: Paraeducator Trainings

Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF
, NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF

Dates: 10/22/2020

Target Audience: DISTRICT PARAEDUCATORS ONLY (MUST be a PARAEDUCATOR)
NOT OPEN TO DCIU STAFF


Description: Outcomes: Explain how your brain changes and grows when you challenge yourself to learn new things, Identify characteristics of a fixed mindset, Identify characteristics of a growth mindset, Discuss triggers for fixed mindset and growth mindset responses.

A growth mindset is the belief that intelligence can be developed with effort. Students with a growth mindset are likely to take learning risks and feel safer in the classroom. Growth mindset can be cultivated in students overtime.

to be provided online - Zoom link will be sent by instructor at least 2 hours prior to start.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT - YOU WILL NOT BE ADDED FOR CREDIT SHOULD YOU ATTEND WITHOUT PREREGISTERING - YOU MUST PREREGISTER BY 10/20/20.

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

73. Digital Citizenship

Program: Other

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, School Counselors, Social Workers

Dates: 10/26/2020 to 12/18/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, School Counselors, Social Workers

Description: In this course, we will review the ISTE nine themes of digital citizenship and address six themes presented by Common Sense Education. We will take a deep dive into two of the themes - Relationships & Communication and Cyberbullying, Digital Drama & Hate Speech - as those themes align most directly to the focus on climate and social emotional learning (SEL) in the virtual classroom environment. As part of this course, participants will develop lessons relevant for immediate use in their educational setting. Course available from 10/26/2020 through 12/18/2020.

Credit: Up to 15 Act 48 Hours

REGISTRATION FEE: $150 Delaware County Schools Staff, $175 Out of county staff. Payable via credit card or purchase order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 12/14/20

74. Implementing Continuous School Improvement

Program: Other

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers

Dates: 10/26/2020 to 12/18/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers

Description: Implementing Continuous School Improvement is designed for individuals in a variety of educational roles who wish expand their roles as change agents to develop and refine their abilities to provide leadership for educational excellence in the area of school improvement. Goals for this course include: developing protocols for team collaboration, building a data literate culture, facilitating a school self-assessment, developing a plan for school improvement, implementing the plan, monitoring the plan, and adjusting the school improvement plan. Course available from 10/26/2020 through 12/18/2020.

Credit: Up to 15 Act 48 Hours

REGISTRATION FEE: $150 Delaware County Schools Staff, $175 Out of county staff. Payable via credit card or purchase order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 12/14/20

75. Social Emotional Learning (SEL) and Its Five Core Competencies

Program: Other

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, School Counselors, Social Workers

Dates: 10/26/2020 to 12/18/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Special Area Teachers, School Counselors, Social Workers

Description: Social and emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions (CASEL). This four-part course dives into the five core competencies of SEL, teaching approaches and considerations for facilitating SEL in a virtual setting.

This online, asynchronous course incorporates, research on best practices, application activities, and reflection for implementation. Course available from 10/26/2020 through 12/18/2020.

Credit: Up to 15 Act 48 Hours

REGISTRATION FEE: $150 Delaware County Schools Staff, $175 Out of county staff. Payable via credit card or purchase order

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 12/14/20

76. Using Data to Leverage Systems Change for Experienced Users (AM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, MTSS and Data Team Teacher Leaders

Dates: 10/27/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, MTSS and Data Team Teacher Leaders

Description: Participants of this workshop will create a data overview for their district using local and newly-released PA Future Ready Index (PAFRI) data and compare PAFRI to expectations based on local data. With the overview in mind, participants will consider implications for curriculum, instruction, and assessment and develop a plan for communicating PAFRI results with stakeholders. This workshop is designed for district and building administrators who already have an understanding of PAFRI and PVAAS.

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $45.00 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/26/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

77. Using Data to Leverage Systems Change for Experienced Users (PM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, MTSS and Data Team Teacher Leaders

Dates: 10/27/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, MTSS and Data Team Teacher Leaders

Description: Participants of this workshop will create a data overview for their district using local and newly-released PA Future Ready Index (PAFRI) data and compare PAFRI to expectations based on local data. With the overview in mind, participants will consider implications for curriculum, instruction, and assessment and develop a plan for communicating PAFRI results with stakeholders. This workshop is designed for district and building administrators who already have an understanding of PAFRI and PVAAS.

REGISTRATION FEE: $35.00 for Delaware County Schools Staff, $45.00 for out of county. Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/26/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

78. Addressing Learning Disabilities in Education

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: The course is designed for teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines, for reading specialists, nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists, speech therapists, any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with learning disabilities

Dates: 10/28/2020 to 11/17/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20120310
Audience: Teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines,reading specialists,nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists,speech therapists,any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with learning disabilities.

Description: Participants will have the opportunity to further understand what learning disabilities are, how they are identified and how they are managed in the educational setting. Through viewing videos, examination of research, discussions among colleagues, review of legal cases, assessment of student case studies and development of sample lesson plans, standards aligned IEP goals, accommodations and modifications, participants will have tools to implement strategies within their classroom to promote student achievement for all students with learning disabilities. Pennsylvania's Resiliency/Wellness Framework elements of high expectations for students with learning disabilities, meaningful student engagement among students with learning disabilities, connectivity and bonding with students with learning disabilities, skills for life for our students with learning disabilities, clear and consistent boundaries for our students with learning disabilities as well as unconditional support for these students will also be covered.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you for option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable

79. Adopting a Growth Mindset in Education

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: The course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about growth mindset including teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines; for reading specialists; speech and language therapists; nurses; school counselors; parents; school and district administrators.

Dates: 10/28/2020 to 11/17/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

PDE COURSE NUMBER 20180072
Audience: The course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about growth mindset including teachers K-12 in all subject areas & disciplines;reading specialists;speech & language therapists; nurses;school counselors;parents;school & district administrators.

Description: A growth mindset is the belief that intelligence can be developed with effort. Students with a growth mindset understand they can get "smarter" through hard work, the use of effective strategies, and getting help from others when needed. A fixed mindset is the belief that intelligence is a fixed trait handed out at birth. Course participants will review the research about the brain and how the brain, like a muscle, changes and grows in response to challenge. Throughout the course we will explore how we, as educators, can praise students for effort and process rather than praising them for being "smart." Participants will take with them practical strategies to implement whether they are teachers, counselors, speech therapists, nurses, parents, or simply anyone who wants to learn more about fostering a growth mindset in themselves or others.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Applies to Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Forms will be emailed if selected. Act 48 by Immaculata University with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable)

80. Autism in Education

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: The course is designed for teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines, for reading specialists, nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists, speech therapists, any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with Autism

Dates: 10/28/2020 to 11/17/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

Audience: The course is designed for teachers K-12 in all subject areas and disciplines, for reading specialists, nurses, counselors, principals, psychologists, speech therapists, any support staff, parents or anyone interested in learning more about working with students with Autism.

PDE Course Number: 20120307
Description: This course will provide participants descriptions of disorders that fall under the autism spectrum. Participants will review the latest research in the autism field and legal aspects of having students with autism in the classroom. We will explore fostering social competence in students with autism, developing and implementing IEPs for students with autism, and how to best meet these students' needs while promoting acceptance from the other classmates. Participants will take with them practical educational and instructional strategies to implement within their classroom. Online. No textbook required.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $450.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $475.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

COURSES WILL NOT BE MARKED COMPLETED AND CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED PRIOR TO A COURSE ENDING DATE.

81. Teacher Effectiveness: Professional Responsibilities

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Teacher Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson´s Framework for Teaching (FFT).

Dates: 10/28/2020 to 11/10/2020

Meeting Times: Courses will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed by 9AM on the course start date

Location: ONLINE COURSE

Audience: Teacher Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson's Framework for Teaching (FFT).

Description: PDE COURSE # 20120177 Teacher Effectiveness targets K-12 educators and administrators who want to deepen their own understanding of effective instructional practices as measured by Charlotte Danielson's Framework for Teaching (FFT). This course will provide a detailed examination of Domain 4: Professional Responsibilities and its use in teacher evaluation.

Registration Fee(CHARGED AT TIME OF REGISTRATION): $150.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $175.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credits, 30 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Form will be emailed to you if you select this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata University with this option.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

82. Curriculum Directors Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School District Administrators

Dates: 10/28/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County School District Administrators

Description: DCIU holds monthly meetings to facilitate dialogue among leaders across the county who are responsible for curriculum and instruction in their districts. This supports networking and collaborative problem solving. DCIU staff keeps the group abreast of PDE initiatives and requirements, trends in instruction and assessment, and professional development opportunities.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO CREDIT PROVIDED IF NOT PREREGISTERED.

Registration by 10/28/20

83. Delaware County PBIS ADMINISTRATORS Networking Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District coaches and building principals

Dates: 10/28/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District coaches and building principals

Description: These sessions for building coaches will allow those implementing PBIS around the county to network regarding best PBIS practices. Important information will be shared regarding the PA PBIS Network and the state behavior initiative. Schools and administrators will present on key implementation topics. Participants will be able to ask questions and seek supports regarding PBIS. Sessions are conducted and coordinated by the DCIU PBIS Facilitators.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/27/20

84. Delaware County PBIS COACHES Networking Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, School Counselors,School building-based PBIS coaches

Dates: 10/28/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District School building-based PBIS coaches

Description: These sessions for building coaches will allow those implementing PBIS around the county to network regarding best PBIS practices. Important information will be shared regarding the PA PBIS Network and the state behavior initiative. Schools and administrators will present on key implementation topics. Participants will be able to ask questions and seek supports regarding PBIS. Sessions are conducted and coordinated by the DCIU PBIS Facilitators.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/27/2020

85. ESL 2: Language Assessment

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Pennsylvania Educators holding a valid PA Teaching Certificate and accepted into the ESL Specialist Add-on Certificate Program Cohort 7

Dates: 11/2/2020 to 1/22/2021

Meeting Times: Course will be available 24 hours a day online during that time, login info will be emailed one day prior to course start.

Location: ONLINE COURSE

Audience: PA Educators in the Current Cohort 8 holding a valid PA Teaching Certificate and accepted into the ESL Specialist Add-on Certificate Program.

Description: Course is designed for teachers of English Language Learners. It is designed to expand participants' knowledge of effective assessment & placement practices for ELL students. Purposes for assessment, multiple assessment models and use of evaluation techniques will be addressed. Participants will expand knowledge of Core ESL programming, effective uses of the PA English Language Proficiency Standards, PDE's SAS ELL Overlays, PDE's Common Core Standards, ESL curriculum, and instructional practices. Appropriate assessments in the content area and ELL classroom will be discussed. Participates will learn the availability of school support services to assist ELLS in language acquisition and content learning and ways to promote parental/family involvement with their children's educational program. Participants will gain hands-on experience in test administration, interpretation, and reporting. IEP's for ELLs identified as special education students will be discussed.

Required Textbook: "English Language Learners with Special Education Needs" Artilles, Alfredo and Ortiz, Alba. 2002

Registration Fee (paid at time of registration): $600.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $625.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course

Credits: Three (3) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Grad credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Counts towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Immaculata Course number EDL 565. Form will be emailed to you for this option. Act 48 offered through Immaculata with this option. Immaculata University fee rates are set by the University and may be subject to change.(Non-refundable-REQUIRED FORM DUE BACK 5 DAYS PRIOR TO COURSE START)

86. NONPUBLIC DELAWARE COUNTY SCHOOLS ONLY - Wilson Fundations® Level K Training

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: NONPUBLIC DELAWARE COUNTY SCHOOLS STAFF ONLY - Classroom, Reading Specialists and Special Education Teachers who implement or are beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations� Level K literacy program

Dates: 11/2/2020

New
**Training will take place virtually. More details will be released closer to training date.**

Target Audience: NONPUBLIC DELAWARE COUNTY SCHOOLS STAFF ONLY - Classroom,Reading Specialists & Special Education Teachers implement or beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations® Level K literacy program

Description: The Fundations® Level K Workshop provides the practice and guidance needed to effectively begin teaching the Fundations® Level K curriculum. At the completion of the workshop, attendees will be able to::

Have a solid background knowledge and understanding of the research base supporting the why and how of Fundations® instruction.

Identify the skills taught in Fundations® Level K: phonological awareness; phonemic awareness and the alphabetic principle; sound mastery; ways to form the key linkages-letter name, formation and sound; phonics; vocabulary; high frequency/trick words; fluency; comprehension strategies; manuscript handwriting, spelling, and punctuation.

Understand the principles of instruction: explicit, sequential,and cumulative instruction that engages multiple learning modalities with multisensory instruction, repetition, and immediate,specific feedback.

Prepare a daily Level K learning plan and practice lesson activity procedures.

Build a learning focused classroom: maximizing instructional time, learning lesson activities, using questioning to guide student learning and mastery, encouraging craftsmanship for optimum outcomes.

REGISTRATION FEE: $250 COVERED BY TITLE II NONPUB FUNDS.***YOU MUST REGISTER PAYMENT INFORMATION. IF YOU REGISTER AND DO NOT ATTEND OR DO NOT WITHDRAW AT LEAST 1 WEEK PRIOR YOU WILL BE CHARGED THE FEE OF $250. NONPUBLIC FUNDING WILL NOT PAY FOR NO-SHOWS***.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/26/20

MUST ATTEND ENTIRE SESSION FOR CREDIT

87. Wilson Fundations® Level K Training

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Classroom, Reading Specialists and Special Education Teachers who implement or are beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations� Level K literacy program

Dates: 11/2/2020

New
**Training will take place virtually. More details will be released closer to training date.**

Target Audience: Classroom, Reading Specialists & Special Education Teachers who implement or beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations® Level K literacy program


Description: The Fundations® Level K Workshop provides the practice and guidance needed to effectively begin teaching the Fundations® Level K curriculum. At the completion of the workshop, attendees will be able to::

Have a solid background knowledge and understanding of the research base supporting the why and how of Fundations® instruction.

Identify the skills taught in Fundations® Level K: phonological awareness; phonemic awareness and the alphabetic principle; sound mastery; ways to form the key linkages-letter name, formation and sound; phonics; vocabulary; high frequency/trick words; fluency; comprehension strategies; manuscript handwriting, spelling, and punctuation.

Understand the principles of instruction: explicit, sequential, and cumulative instruction that engages multiple learning modalities with multisensory instruction, repetition, and immediate, specific feedback.

Prepare a daily Level K learning plan and practice lesson activity procedures.

Build a learning focused classroom: maximizing instructional time, learning lesson activities, using questioning to guide student learning and mastery, and encouraging craftsmanship for optimum outcomes.

REGISTRATION FEE: Delaware County School Teachers: $250.00, Out of County Teachers: $325.00 payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF 10/26/20.

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

88. Supporting Secondary Students at Risk of School Drop Out: RENEW

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Parents/Community, School Counselors, Special Education Supervisors, School Psychologists, Transition Coordinators

Dates: 11/2/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Parents/Community, School Counselors, Special Education Supervisors, School Psychologists, Transition Coordinators

Description: Join this one-hour webinar to learn about RENEWl! RENEW is a structured school-to-career transition planning and individualized support process for youth with emotional and behavioral challenges. RENEW has substantially increased high school completion, employment, and post-secondary education participation rates among vulnerable youth. Participants will learn about RENEW, the requirements for school/district participation, and how RENEW fits in the Tier 3 continuum of behavioral supports for students.

Zoom link will be provided by instructor at least 2 hours prior to webinar.PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/31/2020

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

89. Doing It Themselves: Empowering Pre-Teens & Teens to Become More Independent Self-Advocates (Paraeducators) - AM Workshop

Program: Inservices

Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Description: This training will explore how para-educators can support self-advocacy skill building in older students with special needs. Self-advocacy is an individual's ability to effectively communicate, convey, negotiate or assert his or her own interests, desires, needs, and rights. It is important for students of all ages, but especially those in middle school, high school, and students transitioning from school to the real world. Participants will learn what self-advocacy and self-determination are, why they are important and techniques to teach these skills.

REGISTRATION FEE: $25.00

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST HAVE A BUDGET CODE FROM YOUR PROGRAM TO ENTER AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 11/1/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

90. Responding to Student Behavior (Paraeducators) - AM Workshop

Program: Inservices

Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Description: This training will focus on the key elements of building relationships with challenging students. Participants will also be given strategies to use to diffuse a power struggle situation in the moment. There will be a review and opportunities to practice utilizing choices; proactively, and consequently, without inadvertently reinforcing the behaviors. They will be given opportunities to practice building behavior momentum with students to increase participation in activities.

REGISTRATION FEE: $25.00

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST HAVE A BUDGET CODE FROM YOUR PROGRAM TO ENTER AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 11/1/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

91. SLP Networking Meeting-1 (AM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District and DCIU Speech and Language Therapists

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District and DCIU Speech and Language Therapists

Description: The SLP Networking Series will focus on relevant topics related to providing speech and language services in school based settings. Opportunities for small group discussion and case studies will be integrated into the sessions.

Credit: 3 Act 48 Hours

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT BY 11/1/20

92. Using Brain-Based Learning Principles to Support English Learners

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: English Language Development Teachers, General Education Teachers

Dates: 11/3/2020

Closed
Target Audience: English Language Development Teachers, General Education Teachers

Description: English learners have double the work that non-ELs have to meet academic standards - they must learn both language and content simultaneously. By using brain-based teaching and learning principles, educators can maximize learning for ELs and support student agency. Participants will explore the principles of brain-based instruction, investigate the implications for educating English learners and identify strategies to apply to their contexts.

REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00 Delaware County District Staff, $70 out of county, Payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order

DCIU ELD and Consortium member ELD teachers will be covered by DCIU Title III funds - Register using Purchase Order option and enter Consortium as PO information.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 10/30/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

93. Youth Mental Health First Aid

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Parents/Community, Administrative Assistants, School Psychologists, School Counselors, Mental Health Professionals, Social Workers, Nurses, Speech Language Pathologists, OTs/PTs, Librarians, STOP! Grant Participants

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: District Administrators, Building Administrators, General Education Teachers, Special Education Teachers, Early Childhood Teachers, Special Area Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Parents/Community, Administrative Assistants, School Psychologists, School Counselors, Mental Health Professionals, Social Workers, Nurses, Speech Language Pathologists, OTs/PTs, Librarians, STOP! Grant Participants

Description: Youth Mental Health First Aid is a curriculum designed to help Adults intervene with Young People that may be having a mental health crisis, and get them to the help they need.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 10/29/20.

94. EVIDENCE-BASED Interventions for Classroom Management

Program: Inservices

Audience: Building Administrators,General Education Teachers,Special Education Teachers,Paraprofessionals,Administrative Assistants, School Counselors

Dates: 11/3/2020

IF YOU ARE FROM A NONPUBLIC SCHOOL PLEASE REGISTER FOR THIS SAME WORKSHOP USING THIS REGISTRATION SITE: Nonpublic Schools Staff Registration

Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Target Audience: Building Administrators,General Education Teachers,Special Education Teachers,Paraprofessionals,Administrative Assistants, School Counselors

Description: Building Administrators,General Education Teachers,Special Education Teachers,Paraprofessionals,Administrative Assistants, School Counselors

Registration Fee: Delaware County Schools Staff $100.00, Out of County $125.00, payable by Credit Card or School Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF REGISTER THROUGH USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST ENTER A BUDGET CODE PROVIDED BY YOUR PROGRAM AS THE PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND-No Credit/attendance recording or materials will be provided without preregistration.

Session begins at 9:00 SHARP.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND - No Credit/attendance recording or materials will be provided without preregistration.
REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF OCTOBER 29, 2020, OR WHEN REGISTRATION IS FULL

***TRAINING WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY***

95. NONPUBLIC DELAWARE COUNTY SCHOOLS ONLY Wilson Fundations® Level 2 Training

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: NONPUBLIC DELAWARE COUNTY SCHOOLS STAFFS ONLY - Classroom, Reading Specialists and Special Education Teachers who implement or are beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations� Level 1 literacy program

Dates: 11/3/2020

New
**Training will take place virtually. More details will be released closer to training date.**

Target Audience: NONPUBLIC DELAWARE COUNTY SCHOOLS STAFFS ONLY - Classroom, Reading Specialists and Special Education Teachers who implement or are beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations® Level 1 literacy program

Description: The Fundations® Level 2 Workshop provides the practice and guidance needed to effectively begin teaching the Fundations® Level 2 curriculum. At the completion of the workshop, attendees will be able to:

Have a solid background knowledge and understanding of the research base supporting the why and how of Fundations® instruction.
Identify the skills taught in Fundations Level 2: phonemic awareness; the alphabetic principle; sound mastery; phonics and word study; vocabulary; high frequency/trick words; fluency; comprehension strategies; spelling and punctuation.
Understand the principles of instruction: explicit, sequential, and cumulative instruction that engages multiple learning modalities with multisensory instruction, repetition, and immediate, specific feedback.
Prepare a daily Level 2 learning plan and practice lesson activity procedures.
Build a learning focused classroom: maximizing instructional time, learning lesson activities, using questioning to guide student learning and mastery, and encouraging craftsmanship for optimum outcomes.

FEE OF $250 WILL BE COVERED BY TITLE II NONPUB FUNDING.***YOU MUST REGISTER YOUR PAYMENT INFORMATION. IF YOU REGISTER AND DO NOT ATTEND OR DO NOT WITHDRAW AT LEAST 1 WEEK PRIOR TO THE START DATE YOU WILL BE CHARGED THE FEE OF $250. NONPUBLIC FUNDING WILL NOT PAY FOR NO-SHOWS***.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF 10/26/20

MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION

96. Nonpublic Inservice - EVIDENCE-BASED Interventions for Classroom Management

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS (Building Administrators, General Education Teachers,Special Education Teachers,Paraprofessionals,Administrative Assistants,School Counselors) ONLY

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS (Building Administrators, General Education Teachers,Special Education Teachers,Paraprofessionals,Administrative Assistants,School Counselors) ONLY

Description: This presentation will cover evidence-based classroom management strategies with examples from the real world along with ten rules that govern behavior. Dr. Riffel uses humor and real life examples to illustrate evidence-based strategies.

For Delaware County Non-Public schools staff only. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by a Delaware County non-public school to attend this workshop.

Session begins at 9:00 SHARP. .

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND-No Credit/attendance recording or materials will be provided without preregistration.

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF OCTOBER 29, 2020 OR WHEN REGISTRATION IS FULL

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

***TRAINING WILL BE HELD VIRTUALLY***

97. Wilson Fundations® Level 2 Training

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Classroom, Reading Specialists and Special Education Teachers who implement or are beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations� Level 1 literacy program

Dates: 11/3/2020

New
**Training will take place virtually. More details will be released closer to training date.**

Target Audience: Classroom, Reading Specialists and Special Education Teachers who implement or are beginning to implement the Wilson Fundations® Level 1 literacy program

Description: The Fundations® Level 2 Workshop provides the practice and guidance needed to effectively begin teaching the Fundations® Level 2 curriculum. At the completion of the workshop, attendees will be able to:

Have a solid background knowledge and understanding of the research base supporting the why and how of Fundations® instruction.
Identify the skills taught in Fundations Level 2: phonemic awareness; the alphabetic principle; sound mastery; phonics and word study; vocabulary; high frequency/trick words; fluency; comprehension strategies; spelling and punctuation.
Understand the principles of instruction: explicit, sequential, and cumulative instruction that engages multiple learning modalities with multisensory instruction, repetition, and immediate, specific feedback.
Prepare a daily Level 2 learning plan and practice lesson activity procedures.
Build a learning focused classroom: maximizing instructional time, learning lesson activities, using questioning to guide student learning and mastery, and encouraging craftsmanship for optimum outcomes.

REGISTRATION FEE: Delaware County School Teachers: $250.00, Out of County Teachers: $325.00 payable via Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF 10/26/20 .

MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION

98. Doing It Themselves: Empowering Pre-Teens & Teens to Become More Independent Self-Advocates (Paraeducators) - PM Workshop

Program: Inservices

Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Description: This training will explore how para-educators can support self-advocacy skill building in older students with special needs. Self-advocacy is an individual's ability to effectively communicate, convey, negotiate or assert his or her own interests, desires, needs, and rights. It is important for students of all ages, but especially those in middle school, high school, and students transitioning from school to the real world. Participants will learn what self-advocacy and self-determination are, why they are important and techniques to teach these skills.

REGISTRATION FEE: $25.00

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST HAVE A BUDGET CODE FROM YOUR PROGRAM TO ENTER AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 11/1/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

99. Responding to Student Behavior (Paraeducators) - PM Workshop

Program: Inservices

Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: Open to Delaware County Districts Paraprofessionals

Description: This training will focus on the key elements of building relationships with challenging students. Participants will also be given strategies to use to diffuse a power struggle situation in the moment. There will be a review and opportunities to practice utilizing choices; proactively, and consequently, without inadvertently reinforcing the behaviors. They will be given opportunities to practice building behavior momentum with students to increase participation in activities.

REGISTRATION FEE: $25.00

DCIU STAFF REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND YOU MUST HAVE A BUDGET CODE FROM YOUR PROGRAM TO ENTER AS PO NUMBER.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 11/1/20

YOU MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE SESSION IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

100. SLP Networking Meeting-2 (PM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District and DCIU Speech and Language Therapists

Dates: 11/3/2020

Target Audience: Delaware County District and DCIU Speech and Language Therapists

Description: The SLP Networking Series will focus on relevant topics related to providing speech and language services in school based settings. Opportunities for small group discussion and case studies will be integrated into the sessions.

Credit: 3 Act 48 Hours

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT BY 11/1/20

101. Safety-Care™ Initial Two-Day Training

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY DISTRICTS AND DCIU ONLY School Staff: Administrators, Teachers, Teacher Assistants, Psychologists, Guidance Counselors, Behavior Specialists, Nurses, Bus Drivers/Aides.

Dates: 11/5/2020 to 11/6/2020

Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY DISTRICTS AND DCIU ONLY School Staff: Administrators, Teachers, Teacher Assistants, Psychologists, Guidance Counselors, Behavior Specialists, Nurses, Bus Drivers/Aides.

Description: two-day course that provides a broad set of methods and techniques for reducing the likelihood of behavioral crisis and improving staff safety. Staff will learn, practice, and demonstrate competency in differential reinforcement and basic preventative safety. They will learn how to safely cope with serious behavioral incidents that include: basic physical skills, releases, leadership during behavioral crises, and procedures for safe holding. Trainees who successfully pass the course will receive a Safety-Care™training certificate. Recertification is required annually through a recertification course.

Registration fee: $55.00 DCIU/Delaware County District Staffs DCIU STAFF MUST PROVIDE A PROGRAM BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER

THIS COURSE REQUIRES PHYSICAL EXERTION. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE ABLE TO EXERT THEMSELVES PHYSICALLY AND HAVE FLEXIBILITY OF MOVEMENT THAT INCLUDES KNEELING. A PARTICIPANT MAY OPT OUT OF ACTIVITIES AT ANY TIME IF NECESSARY, AND MUST NOTIFY THE TRAINER OF ANY INABILITY TO PARTICIPATE. PARTICIPANTS WILL BE ASKED TO SIGN A WAIVER ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE TRAINING ACKNOWLEDGING THAT PARTICIPATION COULD POTENTIALLY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY. PLEASE WEAR COMFORTABLE CLOTHING AND STURDY SHOES. ATTENDANCE BOTH DAYS IS REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE TRAINING AND RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE.
Any questions about the training, please contact Professional Development at (610) 938-9000

**COVID STATEMENT: Participants will be required to wear a mask or face covering throughout the training and will be required to take their temperature prior to the training. Any participant with a fever of 99.5 or demonstrating any symptoms of illness will be required to withdraw from the training and reschedule for a different date.**