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1. ESL 4: Developing Cultural Awareness and Sensitivity

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Pennsylvania Educators holding a valid PA Teaching Certificate participating in the current ESL Cohort

Dates: 5/22/2019 to 8/7/2019

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:Pennsylvania Educators holding a valid PA Teaching Certificate participating in the current ESL Cohort

Description: This course is designed for teachers of English Language Learners. It is based upon knowledge, beliefs, and attitudes of a multicultural approach to learning. Teachers taking this course will develop an awareness of issues related to culture and their impact on the English Language Learner. The course will help learners develop an awareness of how culture affects language acquisition, develop strategies for working with cultural and linguistic diversity in the classroom as well as identify personal attitudes towards multicultural education. Cultural awareness from visible cultural traits to invisible cultural behaviors will be explored to promote staff understanding about other cultures. Course participants will be required to demonstrate knowledge of fundamental concepts and practices of English as a Second Language instruction as related to cultural awareness based on the following competencies.

REQUIRED TEXT: "Voices of Diversity: Stories, Activities and Resources for the Multicultural Classroom" by Lori Langer de Ramirez. Students also choose a novel.

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

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. Immaculata Course number EDL 559. 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)

2. Delaware County PBIS Admin Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Target Audience: Any administrator currently implementing school-wide PBIS in their school or district and/or those interested in beginning a school-wide PBIS framework in their own building/district.

Dates: 5/23/2019

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Target Audience: Any administrator currently implementing school-wide PBIS in their school or district and/or those interested in beginning a school-wide PBIS framework in their own building/district.

Description: Come network with other PBIS implementing administrators and discuss the current research and practices in PBIS. Hear what successes other local schools are experiencing! Learn valuable, practical tips for your own building/district. Even if you have never attended a network meeting before, please join us and get excited to refresh your PBIS program.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE MAY 22, 2019

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

3. Delaware County PBIS Network Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Any educational professional currently implementing school-wide PBIS or those interested in beginning a school-wide PBIS framework in their own building.

Dates: 5/23/2019

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Target Audience: Any educational professional currently implementing school-wide PBIS or those interested in beginning a school-wide PBIS framework in their own building.

Description: Come network with other like-minded professionals and discuss the current research and practices in PBIS. Hear what successes other local schools are experiencing! Learn valuable, practical tips for your own building. Even if you have never attended a network meeting before, please join us and get excited to refresh your PBIS program.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE MAY 22, 2019

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

4. Math Study Council: Vertical and Horizontal Alignment

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School and District Math Teams

Dates: 5/28/2019

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Target Audience: Delaware County School and District Math Teams

Description: The DCIU department of Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Learning will host a county wide Math Study Council. In preparation for the 2019-2020 series on instruction, assessment, and mindset, teams will finalize goals for addressing the identified issues with vertical and horizontal alignment. DCIU trainers will help teams to prioritize articulate goals for timelines and curriculum work. Teams will also share out with the study council so that trends across the county can inform future collaboration.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 3:00PM 5/27/2019

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

5. DCIU PLC for School Counselors, School Psychologists, and School Social Workers in Delaware County

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School Counselors, School Psychologists, and School Social Workers

Dates: 5/28/2019

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Target Audience: Delaware County School Counselors, School Psychologists, and School Social Workers

Description: The DCIU is offering 4 combined Professional Learning Communities throughout the school year for all Delaware County School Counselors, School Psychologists and School Social Workers. Our goal is to come together in a positive learning environment and hear from expert speakers on prevalent topics of interest.

Credit Provided: 3 Hours Act 48

FEE: $20.00 PAYABLE BY CREDIT CARD (Visa/Mastercard)or School Purchase Order if school/entity is paying fee (DCIU STAFF ENTER DCIU AS PO INFO).

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS FOR CREDIT WILL BE MADE AFTER THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE, WHICH IS MAY 24, 2019

6. Delaware County PIIC Coaches' Network Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Districts Instructional Coaches (Literacy, Math, Tech, etc.)

Dates: 5/29/2019

Target Audience: Delaware County Districts Instructional Coaches (Literacy, Math, Tech, etc.)

Description: This is a meeting of the active PIIC members in Delaware County. It is a place to learn, share, network, and grow in the field of instructional coaching.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS FOR CREDIT WILL MADE AFTER THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE DATE. LUNCH IS ON YOUR OWN. PLEASE HAVE AN INTERNET CAPABLE DEVICE. REGISTRATION DEADLINE DATE 5/28/19

7. League of Learners Session #4: Reflections and Planning Forward AM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Curriculum Directors, Administrators, Lead Teachers, Instructional Coaches who have been designated to attend. Team members should be communicated to Joyce Mundy. (team members must register individually)

Dates: 5/30/2019

Target Audience: Curriculum Directors, Administrators, Lead Teachers, Instructional Coaches who have been designated to attend. Team members should be communicated to Joyce Mundy. (team members must register individually)

Description: This four part program series is for district teams to develop their plans for instructing for analysis. Our purpose is to create a professional learning community across districts to deepen understanding of analysis in curriculum and instruction. By bringing together curriculum leaders, teacher leaders, principals and DCIU trainers who are part of the PDE Cadre of Experts, districts can strengthen their capacity in text dependent analysis, disciplinary literacy, and protocols for examining instruction and student work.

Please have an internet capable device.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 5/29/19

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

8. League of Learners Session #4: Reflections and Planning Forward PM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Curriculum Directors, Administrators, Lead Teachers, Instructional Coaches who have been designated to attend. Team members should be communicated to Joyce Mundy. (team members must register individually)

Dates: 5/30/2019

Target Audience: Curriculum Directors, Administrators, Lead Teachers, Instructional Coaches who have been designated to attend. Team members should be communicated to Joyce Mundy. (team members must register individually)

Description: This four part program series is for district teams to develop their plans for instructing for analysis. Our purpose is to create a professional learning community across districts to deepen understanding of analysis in curriculum and instruction. By bringing together curriculum leaders, teacher leaders, principals and DCIU trainers who are part of the PDE Cadre of Experts, districts can strengthen their capacity in text dependent analysis, disciplinary literacy, and protocols for examining instruction and student work.

Please have an internet capable device.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 5/29/19

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

9. Trauma 101

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Dates: 5/31/2019

***TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE TRAUMA SESSION ON 5/31/19 PLEASE USE THIS LINK: Trauma 101, 102 & 103***

Target Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Description: This is an overview of Trauma Informed Care

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 5/30/2019 FOR CREDIT.

10. Trauma 101, 102 and 103

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Dates: 5/31/2019

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Target Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Description: Trauma 101 provides an overview of Trauma Informed Care (8:30-10:30), Trauma 102 offers the basic skills of Trauma Informed Care (11:00-1:00), and Trauma 103 Recognizing Vicarious and Secondary Trauma for Caregivers (2:00-4:00)

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 5/30/2019 FOR CREDIT.

11. Trauma 102

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Dates: 5/31/2019

***TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE TRAUMA SESSION ON 5/31/19 PLEASE USE THIS LINK: Trauma 101, 102 & 103***

Target Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Description: The basic skills of Trauma Informed Care

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 5/30/2019 FOR CREDIT.

12. Trauma 103

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Dates: 5/31/2019

***TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE TRAUMA SESSION ON 5/31/19 PLEASE USE THIS LINK: Trauma 101, 102 & 103***

Target Audience: DCIU STOP Violence Grant Participants

Description: Recognizing Vicarious and Secondary Trauma for Caregivers

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 5/30/2019 FOR CREDIT.

13. 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´┐½ Certification Training

Dates: 6/4/2019

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: The Safety-Care™re-certification course is a 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: $35.00 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.

If you have any questions about the training, please contact Stephanie Szczepkowski at: (610) 938-9000.


PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

14. Building Invention Literacy with Makey Makey

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Elementary and Middle School Educators

Dates: 6/4/2019

Target Audience: K-12 classroom teachers, after-school professionals, administrators, coaches

Description: Get ready for a fun hands-on workshop where you'll learn how to teach Invention Literacy, Making, and Design Thinking using the award winning Makey Makey invention kit used by educators in all 50 states and around the world. In this session We will explore how to teach circuits and conductivity, and put those skills to design inventions and solve design challenges. Participants will use the Makey Makey to engage in creating and building circuits to animate and solve a variety of problems. You'll learn best practices and gain access to a multimedia training website that you can use later when you train others or teach the students you serve.

Participants will receive a device to use in their classrooms ($49.95 value).

Please bring your laptops and charging cable.

Credit: 5 hours Act 48

Registration Fee: $150.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: JUNE 3, 2019

15. Special Education District Directors Monthly Meeting 6/5/19 ONLY

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Directors and Supervisors

Dates: 6/5/2019

Target Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Directors and Supervisors

Description: Updates from PAIU, Penn Links, etc. Update, share and meet to discuss special education.

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

16. ELD Staff Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DCIU Staff and Delaware County Title III Consortium Districts ELD Staff (Interboro, Chichester, Garnet Valley, Haverford, Penn Delco, Southeast Delco, Ridley, Rose Tree Media, Wallingford Swarthmore, Maritime Academy Charter)

Dates: 6/5/2019

Target Audience: DCIU Staff and Delaware County Title III Consortium Districts ELD Staff (Interboro, Chichester, Garnet Valley, Haverford, Penn Delco, Southeast Delco, Ridley, Rose Tree Media, Wallingford Swarthmore, Maritime Academy Charter)

Description: ELD monthly staff meetings to provide staff with updated information on initiatives and best practices in assessment and instruction as well as staff trainings.

YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED TO ATTEND AND TO RECEIVE CREDIT. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JUNE 5, 2019

17. K-12 Guidance Plan(339) Technical Assistance Day Two

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Guidance Counselors and Administrators working on their district 339 plans

Dates: 6/6/2019

Target Audience: Guidance Counselors and Administrators working on their district 339 plans

Description: School districts will receive PDE support in developing the required documents for the 339 Plans.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED BY JUNE 1, 2019. PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND/RECEIVE CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS AFTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE.

18. Non-Public Workshop -STREAM Overview - St. Bernadette ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: St. Bernadette School Teachers ONLY

Dates: 6/6/2019

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Target Audience: St. Bernadette School Teachers ONLY

Description: What is STREAM? Let's explore: Engineering is Elementary, Picture Perfect STEM, Design Thinking, and Project Based learning

This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed St. Bernadette School to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF JUNE 4, 2019

19. Teach Wonder: Introduction to Coding & Robotics with Cue

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Gr 6-8 Teachers

Dates: 6/7/2019

Target Audience: Gr 6-8 Teachers

Description: Description: Gain a broader understanding of how coding and robotics fit into your everyday teaching with a day of interactive, collaborative activities. Explore how computer science introduces new tech tools, addresses best practices of learning theory, complements thoughtful instructional design, and impacts classroom environments.

All participants will receive access to the Teach Wonder online learning program (12 hr., Reg. $200) and their own Cue robot (Reg. $199.99). Participants completing the Teach Wonder online course will receive 12 additional hours of Act 48 credit.

Don't have time? No problem! We also offer self-paced online options (with Dash $125; with Cue $150). All participants will receive access to the Teach Wonder online learning program (12 hr., $200 Value) and their own Dash or Cue robot ($149-199.99 value). Participants completing the Teach Wonder online course will receive 12 hours of Act 48 credit. Please contact Ethan at ypan@dciu.org.

Please bring a tablet or phone (Apple, Android, or Amazon).

Credit: 6 hours Act
Registration Fee: $275.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: JUNE 6, 2019

20. Engineering Effective STEAM Leadership-PIL/Act 45 Credit

Program: Leadership

Audience: School Leaders

Dates: 6/11/2019 to 6/20/2019

Target Audience: School Leaders

Description: School leaders face a unique challenge in their schools as they strive to build a culture for STEAM education add create equitable access to STEAM opportunities for their students, and connect STEAM stakeholders in their communities. This course is designed to help school leaders meet these challenges. Key topics addressed:
STEAM as an essential literacy for all students
Best practices in STEAM education
The Engineering Design Process
he Design Thinking Process

Participants will attend two full days (12 hours) of professional learning. They will also be expected to complete two (2) hours of online learning and sixteen (16) hours of job-embedded assignments. All assignments, including the culminating project, must be submitted in order to receive course credit.

Credit: 30 Hours PIL/Act 45

Fee: $340.00 for Delaware County Districts Staff, $440.00 all others, payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order.

DCIU STAFF PLEASE PROVIDE A PROGRAM BUDGET CODE AS PO NUMBER IF PROGRAM IS PAYING

Registration Deadline JUNE 11, 2019 - YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED TO ATTEND AND RECEIVE CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS AFTER THE DEADLINE DATE.

21. Teach Wonder: Train the Trainer Session

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: State Wide Intermediate Unit Staffs

Dates: 6/14/2019

Target Audience: State Wide Intermediate Unit Staffs

Description: IU staff are invited to attend a Train the Trainer full-day workshop to offer Wonder Workshop's Teach Wonder, professional learning program across Pennsylvania. Participants will become familiar with the Teach Wonder program, receive marketing materials, explore sample workshop agendas, and create an implementation plan for their region.
Credit: 6 Act 48 hours

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: JUNE 7, 2019

22. Reclassification and Identification of English Learners

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: ELD teachers, administrators, enrollment staff responsible for reclassification and identification of English Learners

Dates: 6/18/2019

Target Audience: ELD teachers, administrators, enrollment staff responsible for reclassification and identification of English Learners

Description: This session will present updated reclassification and identification criteria, processes, and documentation for English learners as required by Pennsylvania Department of Education for school year 2019-20. Participants will learn best practices to implement compliant, consistent identification and reclassification decisions. Districts are encouraged to send at least one representative.

Registration Fee: Free to DCIU Consortium Members (**To register select Purchase Order payment type and enter CONSORTIUM for PO information); DCIU Staff register selecting Purchase Order payment type and enter DCIU for PO information : $10.00 Fee for Non-Consortium Members

PREREGISTRATION IS A MUST. YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED TO ATTEND AND TO RECEIVE CREDIT. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JUNE 17, 2019

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

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 6/19/2019 to 7/10/2019

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.

24. TDA Refresher & Close Reading for Analysis

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Dates: 6/19/2019

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Target Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Description: This session reviews basic understanding of TDAs, from looking at the process of analysis to the wording of the prompt. Participants will also explore the process of analysis required for text dependent analysis through strategies to explicitly teach, as well as identify types of passages that require close reading vs. those that do not. Note this is the same session that was offered during the school year.

**PLEASE HAVE AN INTERNET CAPABLE DEVICE**

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 6/17/2019

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

25. TDA Prompts & Student Work

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Dates: 6/20/2019

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Target Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Description: Using resources provided by PDE, participants will examine the levels of text-dependent analysis prompts, from explicit to implicit. Participants will work on gradually releasing prompts and applying to their own writing prompts. Participants of this workshop will learn how to use protocols and learning progressions to reflect on student responses and use those responses to guide and adjust instruction. Student work will be provided Note this is the same session that was offered during the school year.

**PLEASE HAVE AN INTERNET CAPABLE DEVICE**

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 6/18/2019

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

26. Nonpublic Workshop - Teaching and Engaging with Poverty and Equity in Mind

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Dates: 6/24/2019

Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Description: Achievement gaps in our schools tell us that now is the time for a change, not someday. This interactive, relevant, and research-based session will give you five tools for consistently engaged, high-achieving students from poverty. Learn how to connect the teaching with the whole child and boost student achievement among the poor. Learn from successful implementation from the country's top Title 1 schools. This five-tool, take-action session will engage and motivate you with fresh insights, new priorities, and rock-solid research. You can reignite your passion and empower your staff. Hear from the bestselling author of four books on poverty and one of the world's Top 30 Educational Gurus. Expect to rekindle your passion and empower your staff with practical strategies.


No fee for Delaware County Nonpublic schools. Continental Breakfast and Lunch included.

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

YOU MUST BE EMPLOYED BY A DELAWARE COUNTY NONPUBLIC SCHOOL TO REGISTER HERE.

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF JUNE 19, 2019 OR SEATING IS LIMITED-THE SESSION WILL CLOSE ONCE FULL.

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

27. Teaching and Engaging with Poverty and Equity in Mind

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Dates: 6/24/2019

IF YOU ARE FROM A DELAWARE COUNTY NONPUBLIC SCHOOL PLEASE REGISTER USING THIS LINK: Delaware County Nonpublic Schools Registration TO BE COVERED BY NONPUBLIC FUNDING

Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Description: Achievement gaps in our schools tell us that now is the time for a change, not someday. This interactive, relevant, and research-based session will give you five tools for consistently engaged, high-achieving students from poverty. Learn how to connect the teaching with the whole child and boost student achievement among the poor. Learn from successful implementation from the country's top Title 1 schools. This five-tool, take-action session will engage and motivate you with fresh insights, new priorities, and rock-solid research. You can reignite your passion and empower your staff. Hear from the bestselling author of four books on poverty and one of the world's Top 30 Educational Gurus. Expect to rekindle your passion and empower your staff with practical strategies.

Registration Fee: Delaware County Districts: $200 per person, $175 per person for teams of three (3) or more; Out of County: $230 per person, $200 per person for teams of three (3) or more (discount given at payment processing or invoicing), 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.

Continental Breakfast and Lunch included.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND - No Credit/attendance recording or materials will be provided without preregistration.
REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF JUNE 19, 2019, OR SEATING IS LIMITED-THE SESSION WILL CLOSE ONCE FULL

28. Career Heroes Summer Camp - Culinary Creators (Culinary Camp) - Additional

Program: Other

Audience: Delaware County Residents Ages 11-14

Dates: 6/24/2019 to 6/28/2019

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The DCTS Career Heroes 2019 Summer Camp gives campers ages 11-14 an opportunity to explore exciting careers and uncover their secret interests and talents. DCTS is committed to the families of Delaware County, by continuing to offer their children of all ages education in high demand careers and industries, like culinary arts, cosmetology, and healthcare.

The Culinary Creators: Future chefs explore the world of culinary arts. This camp blends basic cooking skills with innovation and creativity as campers venture your way through baking, bread making and meal preparation.

Open to Delaware County Residents

Location: Delaware County Technical School-Folcroft, June 24-June 28, 2019, 9AM-3PM

Ages 11-14, Cost $50/camper, online registration by Credit Card, Student must be a resident of Delaware County.

Inquiries/Contact: Rachel Cotton, DCTS Community Resource Developer at rcotton@dciu.org or 610-583-7620

29. PREPaRE (Prevent,Reaffirm,Evaluate,Provide and Respond,Examine) - COMBINED WORKSHOPS 1 & 2

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: School Administrators, Psychologist, Counselors, Social Workers, Nurses.

Dates: 7/9/2019 to 7/17/2019

Target Audience: School Administrators, Psychologist, Counselors, Social Workers, Nurses.

Description: This three (3) day training provides resources to establish and sustain school safety and crisis prevention and preparedness efforts; skills and resources necessary to meet the mental health needs of students and staff following a school-associated crisis event.

Registration fee: $155.00 - covers cost of materials and lunch. **PARTICIPANTS THAT ARE GRANT RECIPIENTS ARE FREE AND REGISTER USING THE PURCHASE ORDER OPTION, ENTER "STOP" AS THE PO INFORMATION**, DCIU STAFF WHOSE PROGRAMS ARE PAYING MUST ENTER A BUDGET CODE AS THE PO INFORMATION

21 Act 48 Hours. WORKSHOPS BEGIN AT 8:00AM - PLEASE BE ON TIME AS SESSION ARE FULL DAYS!

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF JUNE 30, 2019, or earlier if workshop fills up prior to that date.

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND ALL DATES IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

30. PREPaRE (Prevent,Reaffirm,Evaluate,Provide and Respond,Examine) - WORKSHOP 1 : Overview

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: School Administrators, Psychologist, Counselors, Social Workers, Nurses.

Dates: 7/9/2019

IF YOU PLAN TO REGISTER FOR WORKSHOPS 1 AND 2 PLEASE USE THIS LINK: COMBINED PREPaRE WORKSHOPS 1 AND 2

Target Audience: School Administrators, Psychologist, Counselors, Social Workers, Nurses.


Description: CRISIS Prevention and Preparedness - Workshop 1 is a one-day overview that provides resources to establish and sustain school safety and crisis prevention and preparedness efforts. This is an excellent overview for all school staff and all crisis team members.

Registration fee: $80.00 - covers cost of materials and lunch. **PARTICIPANTS THAT ARE GRANT RECIPIENTS ARE FREE AND REGISTER USING THE PURCHASE ORDER OPTION, ENTER "STOP" AS THE PO INFORMATION**, DCIU STAFF WHOSE PROGRAMS ARE PAYING MUST ENTER A BUDGET CODE AS THE PO INFORMATION

7 Act 48 Hours. WORKSHOP BEGINS AT 8:00AM. PLEASE BE ON TIME AS IT IS A FULL DAY!

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF JUNE 30, 2019, or earlier if workshop fills up prior to that date

31. Nonpublic Workshop - RESPONSIVE CLASSROOM Training

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS EDUCATORS K-8 ONLY

Dates: 7/9/2019 to 7/12/2019

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Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS EDUCATORS GRADES K-8 ONLY

Description: Responsive Classroom is a research-based approach to K-8 teaching that focuses on the strong link between academic success and social-emotional learning. The Responsive Classroom approach to teaching emphasizes academic, social, and emotional growth in a strong school community. That "how" children learn is as important as "what" they learn, and that academic success is inextricably tied to building social-emotional competencies. This workshop will show how educators can become empowered to create experiences that are responsive to the developmental strengths and needs of the students while helping them develop the academic and social skills they need to be successful.

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.

Registration sign-in beginning at 8:00am, session begins at 8:30am SHARP. ***YOU MUST ATTEND ALL 4 DAYS FOR CREDIT***. LUNCH IS NOT PROVIDED/ON YOUR OWN.

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

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF JULY 5, 2019. SEATING IS LIMITED-THE SESSION WILL CLOSE EARLIER IF FILLS UP.

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

32. Nearpod Level 1 AM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/9/2019

New
Target Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Description: Getting started withNearpod. Participants will learn how to edit and create lesson with Nearpod and dive into a few advanced features.

Registration Fee: $15.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order.**If registering for all three Nearpod Trainings, Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3, a discount of $10 will be given off of the Level 3 training fee (net $5 fee) - MUST REGISTER FOR ALL 3 SESSIONS AT ONCE/SAME DAY FOR DISCOUNT

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

33. Nearpod Level 1 PM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/9/2019

New
Target Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Description: Getting started withNearpod. Participants will learn how to edit and create lesson with Nearpod and dive into a few advanced features.

Registration Fee: $15.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three Nearpod Trainings, Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3, a discount of $10 will be given off of the Level 3 training fee (net $5 fee) - MUST REGISTER FOR ALL 3 SESSIONS AT ONCE/SAME DAY FOR DISCOUNT

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

34. 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: 7/10/2019 to 7/31/2019

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

35. Differentiating Instruction through Technology

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: The course is designed for teachers K-12

Dates: 7/10/2019 to 7/24/2019

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: This online course is designed for K to 12.

Description: PDE COURSE # 20050292 This online course is designed for K to 12 educators to explore and identify instructional technology resources that will be used to differentiate instruction for a wide range of learning styles that engage learners and advance learning. In each of the course modules, learners will create and/or modify a variety of instructional technology resources and then reflect on how they will use the resources in their teaching and learning environment to differentiate instruction. Featured resources will include word clouds, infographics, timelines, comics, interactive formative assessments, and a variety of presentation tools.

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. May count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Note: This is NOT a University Level Graduate Course

36. Google Educator Bootcamp

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K-12 Teachers, Pre-service Teachers, Aides, Guidance Counselors, Administrators

Dates: 7/10/2019 to 7/12/2019

Target Audience: K-12 Teachers, Pre-service Teachers, Aides, Guidance Counselors, Administrators

Description: Go from Google beginner to Certified Educators in 3 days! This bootcamp will prepare you to take the Google Educators Certification Level 1 Exam through in-depth Google tools training including Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms, Classroom, Gmail, Sites, and more!

The cost of this bootcamp includes the fee for the Google Certification Exam. Time to take this exam is built into day 3
Please note that participants are responsible for passing Google exam. DCIU cannot guarantee a passing score. The facilitators will walk you through the application process.

Want to take it further? Wednesday and Thursday will include optional hour-long sessions from 3-4pm to help you integrate Google tools into your classroom. Wednesday's session is a supported work session designed to help you set up your Classroom, including uploading, converting, and creating new files and activities. Thursdays session will focus on Flipping your classroom using Google tools.

Please bring a laptop with charging cable and a growth mindset!

Credit: 18 hours Act 48 (up to 20 if staying for optional sessions)

Registration Fee: $125.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: July 9, 2019

37. PREPaRE (Prevent,Reaffirm,Evaluate,Provide and Respond,Examine) - WORKSHOP 2: Skills and Resources

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: School Administration, Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, Nurses.

Dates: 7/15/2019 to 7/17/2019

Target Audience: School Administration, Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, Nurses.

Description: CRISIS Intervention and Recovery - This is a two (2) day training that provides school-based mental health professionals and other school crisis intervention team members with skills and resources to meet the mental health needs of students and staff following a school-associated crisis event.

PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE COMPLETED WORKSHOP #1 PRIOR TO ATTENDING THIS 2-DAY TRAINING. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR BOTH WORKSHOP #1 & #2 IF NEEDED:
PREPaRE Workshop #1 & #2, All Three Dates 7/9/19, 7/15/19 and 7/17/19 .


Registration fee: $95.00 - covers cost of materials and lunch. **PARTICIPANTS THAT ARE GRANT RECIPIENTS ARE FREE AND REGISTER USING THE PURCHASE ORDER OPTION, ENTER "STOP" AS THE PO INFORMATION**, DCIU STAFF WHOSE PROGRAMS ARE PAYING MUST ENTER A BUDGET CODE AS THE PO INFORMATION

14 Act 48 Hours. WORKSHOPS BEGIN AT 8:00AM. PLEASE BE ON TIME AS SESSIONS ARE FULL DAYS!

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF JUNE 30, 2019, or earlier if workshop fills up prior to that date.

YOU MUST ARRIVE ON TIME AND ATTEND BOTH DAYS IN ORDER RECEIVE CREDIT FOR ATTENDING

38. Nearpod Level 2 AM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/16/2019

New
Target Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Description: Level 2: Neaprod as an LMS, Nearpod VR, Nearpod use with Google and Microsoft, Nearpod reports, Nearpod used with PLCs

Registration Fee: $15.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three Nearpod Trainings, Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3, a discount of $10 will be given off of the Level 3 training fee (net $5 fee) - MUST REGISTER FOR ALL 3 SESSIONS AT ONCE/SAME DAY FOR DISCOUNT

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

39. Nearpod Level 2 PM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/16/2019

New
Target Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Description: Level 2: Neaprod as an LMS, Nearpod VR, Nearpod use with Google and Microsoft, Nearpod reports, Nearpod used with PLCs

Registration Fee: $15.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three Nearpod Trainings, Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3, a discount of $10 will be given off of the Level 3 training fee (net $5 fee) - MUST REGISTER FOR ALL 3 SESSIONS AT ONCE/SAME DAY FOR DISCOUNT

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

40. 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: 7/17/2019 to 8/7/2019

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.

41. Teacher Effectiveness: Planning and Preparation

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: 7/17/2019 to 7/31/2019

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 20120153
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 I: Planning and Preparation and its use in teacher evaluation. Through this course, educators will develop a thorough understanding of Domain I components and how mastery of planning and preparation 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)

42. 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: 7/24/2019 to 8/14/2019

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 and disciplines; for reading specialists; speech and language therapists; nurses; school counselors; parents; school and 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 be reading and discussing Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck and Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth, so you will need to obtain these books for the course. 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: 3 (three) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credit, 90 Act 48 Hours. Can be applied towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Please Note: This is NOT a University Level Graduate Course.

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

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

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 7/24/2019 to 8/14/2019

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.

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) In-service credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Can count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

44. Internet for Educators

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 7/24/2019 to 8/7/2019

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 20030275
Audience: K-12 Teachers

Description: This online course is designed for K to 12 educators to understand the value of the Internet and to use Internet resources effectively and efficiently in an educational environment. Course participants will review the history of the Internet, explore Internet safety and digital citizenship sites, learn effective Internet searching strategies, identify standards-based curriculum resources, and use Internet resources called learning playlists to create content specific lessons. Each learner will create a lesson playlist that will feature topic specific materials, content standards, multimedia resources, and formative assessments.

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.

Please Note: This is NOT a University Level Graduate Course.

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

45. Google CS First

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Grade 4-8 Teachers

Dates: 7/24/2019

Target Audience: Grade 4-8 Teachers

Description: In this hands-on professional development workshop, teachers will learn how to use CS First, Googles's free ready-to-teach introductory computer science (SC) curriculum for elementary and middle school students. Students follow step-by-step instructional videos that introduce fundamental computer science concepts and build computer programs using Scratch, a block-based programming language.

During the full day workshop, teachers will learn about the importance of CS for all student and their role in creating a learning environment that offers creative problem solving through peer-to-peer learning. Teachers will get a chance to learn about he free lesson plans, solution sheets, and other educator enrichment resources included in the curriculum. At the end of the workshop, teachers will walk away with a plan of action and strategies for starting to teach CS First and a connection to the growing community of CS First teachers.

If there is time, we will also take a quick look at Google's Applied Digital Skills curriculum.

PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING A LAPTOP, HEADPHONES, AND A GROWTH MINDSET!
Credit: 5 hours Act 48.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: JULY 24, 2019

46. The Beauty and the Joy of Computing Summer Workshop

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: AP Computer Science (CS) Principles Teachers

Dates: 7/29/2019 to 8/1/2019

Target Audience: AP Computer Science (CS) Principles Teachers

Description: BJC, The Beauty and Joy of Computing, is an AP CS Principles curriculum that empathizes the joy & complexity of creating visual computer programs & apps, with critical reflection on both the potential benefits and harms of new computing technologies. The BJC adheres to the College Board's new AP CS Principles course requirements.

BJC has a strong design and programming focus, using the visual programming language Snap! and a collaborative, exploratory approach where students work in teams to bring their unique creations to life.

BJC is culturally situated, presenting programming and computing ideas not in isolation, but in the context of how students interact with computers in daily lives. In our readings and discussions, we critically explore how technology has change the world for better and worse, enabling students to understand the potential benefits and harms of creating new things with computing. Student readings are taken mainly from the companion book Blown to Bits, available for free online download. BJC is designed to meet the requirements of the College Board AP CS Principles curriculum framework. It was originally developed as a university breadth course at the University of California, Berkeley, and has been extensively revised for high school use at Education Development Center.

This 4 day workshop is designed to prepare teachers to use the BJC curriculum in teaching AP CS principles beginning fall of 2019.
Please bring your laptops and a growth mindset!

Credit: 28 hours Act 48

Registration Fee: $1620.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order. Recipients of PA Smart targeted grant funds are encouraged to use grant dollars to enroll participants as aligned with their district and school computer science plans.

Registration deadline: JULY 8, 2019 (late enrollments may be accepted with approval shown via email chain)

47. CRA Week: 3-DAY COMBINED REGISTRATION

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/29/2019 to 7/31/2019

New
Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Description: Concrete-Representational-Abstract (CRA) is an intervention for mathematics instruction that research suggests can enhance the mathematics performance of students with learning disabilities. It is a three-part instructional strategy, with each part building on the previous instruction to promote student learning and retention and to address conceptual knowledge.

Early Numeracy/Addition/Subtraction
Multiplication/Division
Fractions
Integers/Equations/Exponents

Registration Fee: $90.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

48. CRA Week: Early Numeracy, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/29/2019

New
**If registering for all three training dates at once register here: CRA Combined 3-Day Registration . Registration Fee will be $90 total - YOU MUST USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches


Description: Concrete-Representational-Abstract (CRA) is an intervention for mathematics instruction that research suggests can enhance the mathematics performance of students with learning disabilities. It is a three-part instructional strategy, with each part building on the previous instruction to promote student learning and retention and to address conceptual knowledge.

Early Numeracy/Addition/Subtraction
Multiplication/Division
Fractions
Integers/Equations/Exponents

Registration Fee: $35.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three training dates at once here: CRA Combined 3-Day Registration Fee will be $90 total MUST USE LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

49. CRA Week: Fractions

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/30/2019

New
**If registering for all three training dates at once register here: CRA Combined 3-Day Registration . Registration Fee will be $90 total - YOU MUST USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches


Description: Concrete-Representational-Abstract (CRA) is an intervention for mathematics instruction that research suggests can enhance the mathematics performance of students with learning disabilities. It is a three-part instructional strategy, with each part building on the previous instruction to promote student learning and retention and to address conceptual knowledge.

Early Numeracy/Addition/Subtraction
Multiplication/Division
Fractions
Integers/Equations/Exponents

Registration Fee: $35.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three training dates at once here: CRA Combined 3-Day Registration Fee will be $90 total MUST USE LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

50. 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: 7/31/2019 to 8/21/2019

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)

51. CRA Week: Integers, Equations, and Exponents

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 7/31/2019

New
**If registering for all three training dates at once register here: CRA Combined 3-Day Registration . Registration Fee will be $90 total - YOU MUST USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches


Description: Concrete-Representational-Abstract (CRA) is an intervention for mathematics instruction that research suggests can enhance the mathematics performance of students with learning disabilities. It is a three-part instructional strategy, with each part building on the previous instruction to promote student learning and retention and to address conceptual knowledge.

Early Numeracy/Addition/Subtraction
Multiplication/Division
Fractions
Integers/Equations/Exponents

Registration Fee: $35.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three training dates at once here: CRA Combined 3-Day Registration Fee will be $90 total MUST USE LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

52. Nearpod Level 3 AM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 8/1/2019

New
Target Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Description: Level 3: Nearpod Advanced features

Registration Fee: $15.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three Nearpod Trainings, Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3, a discount of $10 will be given off of the Level 3 training fee (net $5 fee) - MUST REGISTER FOR ALL 3 SESSIONS AT ONCE/SAME DAY FOR DISCOUNT

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

53. Google Applied Digital Skills

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: 4-12 Teachers, Librarians, Media Specialists

Dates: 8/1/2019

Target Audience: 4-12 Teachers, Librarians, Media Specialists

Description: Google Applied Digital Skills is a new, *free* curriculum by Google that teaches of the digital skills students need to succeed in the classroom and on the job, from researching to analyzing data. This video-based curriculum makes it easy for teachers in any subject area to teach applied digital skills and the four C's in a student-centric classroom environment. In our half-day session, we will take a deep dive into this curriculum and its implementation strategies.

Credit: 3 hours Act 48

Registration Fee: $90.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: August 1, 2019

54. Nearpod Level 3 PM

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 8/1/2019

New
Target Audience: Teachers and Coaches

Description: Level 3: Nearpod Advanced features

Registration Fee: $15.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three Nearpod Trainings, Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3, a discount of $10 will be given off of the Level 3 training fee (net $5 fee) - MUST REGISTER FOR ALL 3 SESSIONS AT ONCE/SAME DAY FOR DISCOUNT

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/1/2019 FOR CREDIT.

55. TDA Refresher & Close Reading for Analysis

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Dates: 8/6/2019

New
Target Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Description: This session reviews basic understanding of TDAs, from looking at the process of analysis to the wording of the prompt. Participants will also explore the process of analysis required for text dependent analysis through strategies to explicitly teach, as well as identify types of passages that require close reading vs. those that do not. Note this is the same session that was offered during the school year.

**PLEASE HAVE AN INTERNET CAPABLE DEVICE**

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 8/04/2019

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

56. 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: 8/7/2019 to 8/28/2019

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

57. 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: 8/7/2019 to 8/21/2019

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)

58. SWPBIS: Building Tier 2 Systems of Support

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Districts Tier 2 Teams

Dates: 8/7/2019

New
Target Audience: Delaware County Districts Tier 2 Teams

Description: This training is designed to help school teams establish a system of identification and intervention for meeting the needs of students at-risk for social, emotional, and/or behavioral challenges. This session will include a description of essential features for Tier 2, characteristics of effective intervention, and an explanation of a systematic process for intensifying supports according to student need. By the end of the session participants will be able to organize an effective Tier 2 Team; create a data-based process for identifying students who need additional supports;and identify and select interventions that fit the needs and context of students and staff in their building.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. IF YOU ARE NOT PREREGISTERED ACT 48 WILL NOT BE PROVIDED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 8/4/2019

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

59. TDA Prompts & Student Work

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Dates: 8/7/2019

New
Target Audience: ELA Teachers, Grades 3-8, Administrators, Curriculum Supervisors.

Description: Using resources provided by PDE, participants will examine the levels of text-dependent analysis prompts, from explicit to implicit. Participants will work on gradually releasing prompts and applying to their own writing prompts. Participants of this workshop will learn how to use protocols and learning progressions to reflect on student responses and use those responses to guide and adjust instruction. Student work will be provided Note this is the same session that was offered during the school year.

**PLEASE HAVE AN INTERNET CAPABLE DEVICE**

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES AS OF 8/5/2019

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

60. 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: 8/14/2019 to 9/4/2019

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

61. Early Numeracy - 3 DAY COMBINED REGISTRATION

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 8/19/2019 to 8/21/2019

New
Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Description: This professional development opportunity offered within three separate but related learning dates, will support teachers' learning of and implementation of researched-based instructional practices that build a strong early numeracy foundation for students, thus preventing or correcting issues in mathematics learning.

Quantity/Counting/Computation
Fractions
Algebra Concepts

Registration Fee: $90.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/31/2019 FOR CREDIT.

62. Early Numeracy: Quantity

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 8/19/2019

New
**If registering for all three training dates at once register here: Early Numeracy 3-Day Registration . Registration Fee will be $90 total - YOU MUST USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches


Description: This professional development opportunity offered within three separate but related learning dates, will support teachers' learning of and implementation of researched-based instructional practices that build a strong early numeracy foundation for students, thus preventing or correcting issues in mathematics learning.

Quantity/Counting/Computation
Fractions
Algebra Concepts

Registration Fee: $35.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three training dates at once here: Early Numeracy 3-Day Registration Fee will be $90 total MUST USE LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/31/2019 FOR CREDIT.

63. Google Educator Bootcamp

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K-12 Teachers, Pre-service Teachers, Aides, Guidance Counselors, Administrators

Dates: 8/20/2019 to 8/22/2019

Target Audience: K-12 Teachers, Pre-service Teachers, Aides, Guidance Counselors, Administrators

Description: Go from Google beginner to Certified Educators in 3 days! This bootcamp will prepare you to take the Google Educators Certification Level 1 Exam through in-depth Google tools training including Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms, Classroom, Gmail, Sites, and more!

The cost of this bootcamp includes the fee for the Google Certification Exam. Time to take this exam is built into day 3
Please note that participants are responsible for passing Google exam. DCIU cannot guarantee a passing score. The facilitators will walk you through the application process.

Want to take it further? Wednesday and Thursday will include optional hour-long sessions from 3-4pm to help you integrate Google tools into your classroom. Wednesday's session is a supported work session designed to help you set up your Classroom, including uploading, converting, and creating new files and activities. Thursdays session will focus on Flipping your classroom using Google tools.

Please bring a laptop with charging cable and a growth mindset!

Credit: 18 hours Act 48 (up to 20 if staying for optional sessions)

Registration Fee: $125.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: August 19, 2019

64. Early Numeracy: Counting and Computation

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 8/20/2019

New
**If registering for all three training dates at once register here: Early Numeracy 3-Day Registration . Registration Fee will be $90 total - YOU MUST USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches


Description: This professional development opportunity offered within three separate but related learning dates, will support teachers' learning of and implementation of researched-based instructional practices that build a strong early numeracy foundation for students, thus preventing or correcting issues in mathematics learning.

Quantity/Counting/Computation
Fractions
Algebra Concepts

Registration Fee: $35.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three training dates at once here: Early Numeracy 3-Day Registration Fee will be $90 total MUST USE LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/31/2019 FOR CREDIT.

65. 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: 8/21/2019 to 9/11/2019

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.

66. ESL 1: Language Acquisition

Program: CPE Courses

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

Dates: 8/21/2019 to 11/6/2019

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

Special Note: PLEASE REVIEW THE DCIU ESL SPECIALIST ADD-ON CERTIFICATE GUIDELINES CAREFULLY AT THE LINK BELOW, BEFORE REGISTERING:
(CLICK HERE)ESL SPECIALIST ADD-ON.

ADMISSION MUST BE APPROVED PRIOR TO REGISTERING FOR THIS COURSE.


Description: This course is designed for teachers of English Language Learners. Educators taking this course will develop knowledge and skills in the areas of structure of the English language, grammar, and pronunciation, including lexical, morphological, syntax, phonological and pragmatic components. Language Acquisition is designed to develop participants' knowledge of the process of literacy development for second language learners and strategies to assist ELLs in different stages of second language acquisition.

Required Textbook: "The Language-Rich Classroom: A Research-Based Framework for Teaching English Language Learners." Himmele, Persida and Himmele, William. 2009.

Registration Fee: $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) graduate credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. May count towards Level II Certification and Masters Equivalency.

Note: Graduate Credit is available for this course through Immaculata University for an additional fee of $150.00 per credit. Immaculata Course number EDL 565. 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)

67. ESL 5: Professionalism

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Pennsylvania Educators holding a valid PA Teaching Certificate

Dates: 8/21/2019 to 10/10/2019

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:Pennsylvania Educators holding a valid PA Teaching Certificate

This course is only open to those in the current ESL Cohort

ESL SPECIALIST ADD-ON CERTIFICATE GUIDELINES LINK BELOW,
(CLICK HERE)ESL SPECIALIST ADD-ON


Description: This course is designed as a capstone course intended to show participants' knowledge and experience in the field of ESL. Participants will complete research, design professional development, create plans for their future ESL classrooms, and explore ways to involve parents in their child's education.

Registration Fee: $200.00 if registered prior to 1 week before start of course, $225.00 if registering between 7 days and start of course (fee charged at registration)

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credit, 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. Immaculata Course number EDL 561. Form will be emailed to you if you.

68. ESL Fieldwork Experience-Cohort 6 ONLY

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Open to DCIU ESL Cohort 6 Students

Dates: 8/21/2019 to 12/4/2019

Target Audience: Open to DCIU ESL Cohort 6 Students ONLY (began program 8/2018)

Description: This course is required for ESL students completing the fieldwork portion of the cohort. It is open to Cohort 5 students.

ACTIVITY RUNNING FROM AUGUST 21, 2019 THROUGH DECEMBER 4, 2019. Registration Fee: $450.00 (Late fee of $475.00 if registering one week or less prior to start) Fees charged at registration. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 8/20/2019, YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED.

Credits: 90 Act 48 Hours. NOT ELIGIBLE FOR CPE CREDIT HOURS AND IMMACULATA CREDIT.

69. AAC Summer Institute-School Age

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers, SLPs and other providers in DCIU school age programs as well as Delaware County School Districts.

Dates: 8/21/2019

Target Audience: Teachers, SLPs and other providers in DCIU school age programs as well as Delaware County School Districts.

Description: This workshop will focus on research based strategies for integrating students who use AAC into the classroom setting. Focus of the workshop will include: understanding and using core vocabulary, setting the environment up to maximize communication, facilitating access to the curriculum for students with AAC needs. Small and large group activities will be integrated into the workshop. Opportunities for team planning will be provided.

Credit: 5.5 Act 48 Hours.

REGISTRATION FEE: $20. Lunch will be provided.

YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED TO ATTEND AND TO RECEIVE CREDIT. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 12, 2019

70. Early Numeracy: Algebra Concepts

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches

Dates: 8/21/2019

New
**If registering for all three training dates at once register here: Early Numeracy 3-Day Registration . Registration Fee will be $90 total - YOU MUST USE THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

Target Audience: K to 5 Math Teachers and Coaches


Description: This professional development opportunity offered within three separate but related learning dates, will support teachers' learning of and implementation of researched-based instructional practices that build a strong early numeracy foundation for students, thus preventing or correcting issues in mathematics learning.

Quantity/Counting/Computation
Fractions
Algebra Concepts

Registration Fee: $35.00 payable via Visa/Mastercard or Purchase Order. **If registering for all three training dates at once here: Early Numeracy 3-Day Registration Fee will be $90 total MUST USE LINK TO REGISTER FOR ALL THREE. NO DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED FOR SESSIONS SEPARATELY

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE/ACT 48 CREDIT. YOU MUST REGISTER BY 7/31/2019 FOR CREDIT.

71. Enhancing Trauma Awareness (Invitation ONLY)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Mental Health Professionals BY INVITATION ONLY

Dates: 8/21/2019 to 10/30/2019

Target Audience: Mental Health Professionals BY INVITATION ONLY

Description: This six session course will provide professionals with a heightened awareness and respect with regard to trauma-related behaviors, and the consequences of being impacted by trauma that can extend into relationships, systems, and across generations. MUST ATTEND ALL 6 SESSIONS

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF AUGUST 6, 2019.

72. 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™ Certification Training

Dates: 8/22/2019

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: The Safety-Care™re-certification course is a 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: $35.00 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.

If you have any questions about the training, please contact Karen Neifer at: (610) 938-9000.


PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

73. AAC Summer Institute Early Intervention and Preschool

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Early Intervention and Preschool SLPs and Classroom Teachers

Dates: 8/22/2019

Target Audience: Target Audience (REQUIRED): Early Intervention and Preschool SLPs and Classroom Teachers

Description: This workshop will focus on research based strategies for integrating students who use AAC into the classroom setting. Focus of the workshop will include: understanding and using core vocabulary, setting the environment up to maximize communication, integrating AAC in preschool literacy activities. Small and large group activities will be integrated into the workshop. Opportunities for team planning will be provided.

Credit: 5.5 Act 48 Hours.

REGISTRATION FEE: $20. Lunch will be provided

YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED TO ATTEND AND TO RECEIVE CREDIT. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 12, 2019

74. Google CS First

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Grade 4-8 Teachers

Dates: 8/27/2019

Target Audience: Grade 4-8 Teachers

Description: In this hands-on professional development workshop, teachers will learn how to use CS First, Googles's free ready-to-teach introductory computer science (SC) curriculum for elementary and middle school students. Students follow step-by-step instructional videos that introduce fundamental computer science concepts and build computer programs using Scratch, a block-based programming language.

During the full day workshop, teachers will learn about the importance of CS for all student and their role in creating a learning environment that offers creative problem solving through peer-to-peer learning. Teachers will get a chance to learn about he free lesson plans, solution sheets, and other educator enrichment resources included in the curriculum. At the end of the workshop, teachers will walk away with a plan of action and strategies for starting to teach CS First and a connection to the growing community of CS First teachers.

If there is time, we will also take a quick look at Google's Applied Digital Skills curriculum.

PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING A LAPTOP, HEADPHONES, AND A GROWTH MINDSET!
Credit: 5 hours Act 48.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: AUGUST 27, 2019

75. 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: 8/28/2019 to 9/18/2019

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 and disciplines; for reading specialists; speech and language therapists; nurses; school counselors; parents; school and 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 be reading and discussing Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck and Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth, so you will need to obtain these books for the course. 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: 3 (three) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate credit, 90 Act 48 Hours. Can be applied towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

Please Note: This is NOT a University Level Graduate Course.

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

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

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 8/28/2019 to 9/18/2019

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.

77. Non-public Workshop - Active Student Engagement -Cardinal O'Hara HS ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Cardinal O'Hara Teachers and Staff ONLY

Dates: 8/28/2019

New
Target Audience: Cardinal O'Hara Teachers and Staff ONLY

Description: This session will take a look at practical strategies teachers can use in class to increase student engagement and obtain total participation. Opportunities for large and small group discussion will be integrated into the workshop.

For Cardinal O'Hara HS ONLY. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by COHS to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF 8/21/19

78. Non-Public Workshop -STEAM Across the Curriculum - St. Bernadette ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: St. Bernadette School Teachers ONLY

Dates: 8/28/2019

Target Audience: St. Bernadette School Teachers ONLY

Description: A workshop on implementing interdisciplinary STEAM based programming.

This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed St. Bernadette School to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF August 25, 2019

79. Non-Public Workshop - Individual Learning Differences-Cultural Considerations - St. Andrews School Staff ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: St. Andrews School Staff ONLY

Dates: 8/28/2019

Target Audience: St. Andrews Staff ONLY

Description: This session will provide an overview of basic cultural considerations and concepts. Participants will have the opportunity to explore practices and strategies to promote cultural sensitivity and to establish an appreciation for families, children, and colleagues who may not share the same cultural lens.

For St. Andrews School Teachers ONLY. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by St. Andrews School to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF 8/22/19

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

80. GLOW KIDS: Beware the Screen

Program: Inservices

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Dates: 8/29/2019

IF YOU ARE FROM A DELAWARE COUNTY NONPUBLIC SCHOOL PLEASE REGISTER HERE TO BE COVERED BY NONPUBLIC FUNDING LINK: Nonpublic Schools Staff Registration

Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Description: The clinical and neurological impacts of screen time on young people's mental health and development (i.e. addiction, depression, anxiety, ADHD, cognitive impairments, educational impacts, etc.) will be examined and discussed.

Registration Fee: $100.00 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.

Sign-in beginning at 8:30AM, session begins at 9:00 SHARP. Continental Breakfast included.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND - No Credit/attendance recording or materials will be provided without preregistration.
REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF AUGUST 25, 2019, OR SEATING IS LIMITED-THE SESSION WILL CLOSE ONCE FULL

81. Nonpublic Inservice - GLOW KIDS: Beware the Screen

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Dates: 8/29/2019

Target Audience: DELAWARE COUNTY NON-PUBLIC SCHOOLS ONLY

Description: The clinical and neurological impacts of screen time on young people's mental health and development (i.e. addiction, depression, anxiety, ADHD, cognitive impairments, educational impacts, etc.) will be examined and discussed..

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.

Registration sign-in beginning at 8:30AM, session begins at 9:00 SHARP. Continental Breakfast included.

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

REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF AUGUST 25, 2019 OR SEATING IS LIMITED-THE SESSION WILL CLOSE ONCE FULL.

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

82. Teach Wonder: Introduction to Coding and Robotics (online) Sept-Jan Registrations

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K-8 Teachers

Dates: 9/1/2019 to 1/31/2020

Target Audience: K-8 Teachers

Description: Description: Gain a broader understanding of how coding and robotics fit into your everyday teaching. Explore how computer science introduces new tech tools, addresses best practices of learning theory, complement thoughtful instructional design, and impacts classroom environments.

All participants will receive access to the Teach Wonder online learning program (12 hr., $200 Value) and their own Dash or Cue robot ($149-199.99 value).

Credit: 12 hours Act 48 total for online coursework. Conducted online - no face-to-face, dates indicated in registration are stop/start dates.

Registration Fee: A course fee of $125 for Dash or $150 for Cue is required through the Teach Wonder online learning program (payable by P.O. or credit card). Upon enrollment, participants will receive instructions for processing payment

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: January 31, 2020

83. 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: 9/11/2019 to 10/2/2019

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)

84. Strategies for Challenging Student Behaviors

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: ALL

Dates: 9/11/2019 to 10/2/2019

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)

85. 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: 9/11/2019 to 9/25/2019

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.

86. 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: 9/16/2019 to 9/17/2019

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

Description: Safety-Care™training is a recommended and well-received 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: $45.00 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 ON BOTH DAYS IS REQUIRED IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THE TRAINING AND RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE.
If you have any questions about the training, please contact Cathy Ash at: (610) 938-9000

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

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 9/18/2019 to 10/9/2019

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.

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) In-service credits, 90 Act 48 Hours. Can count towards Level II Certification and Master's Equivalency.

88. MTSS/RTI at Work

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Lead teachers, principals, central office administrators, instructional leaders

Dates: 9/19/2019 to 9/20/2019

Target Audience: Lead teachers, principals, central office administrators, instructional leaders

Description: FOCUS: Provide resources and offer services in support of greater teacher understanding of MTSS/RTI principles.
1) This is not a system for designating students for special education.
(2) Intervention is a temporary support, not one in which a student remains indefinitely.
3) Educators must embrace the three tiers of support.
4) Educators must employ effective use of data in planning interventions.
5) Educators must understand the social-emotional-behavioral aspects impacting student learning and interventions.

Learning Outcomes:
Drive implementation using the four guiding principles.
Create a school leadership team to steer the shift to a culture of collective responsibility.
Utilize collaborative teacher teams to define essential learning.
Create a toolbox of effective interventions.
Build a school wide intervention team to address complex issues such as motivation, attendance, and behavior.

Credit: 10 Hours Act 48

REGISTRATION FEE: REGISTERED BY 9/4/2019 $185.00 Delaware County Districts, $235.00 Out of County. AFTER 9/4/2019 $200.00 Delaware County and $260.00 Out of County. Payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order

DCIU STAFF MUST REGISTER USING PURCHASE ORDER PAYMENT TYPE AND ENTER DCIU AS PO NUMBER IF IU PROGRAM IS PAYING FEE.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES END OF DAY 9/14/2019 (automatically closes if registration fills prior)

89. NONPUBLIC DELAWARE COUNTY SCHOOLS ONLY: MTSS/RTI at Work

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: NONPUBLIC SCHOOLS OF DELAWARE COUNTY STAFF MEMBERS ONLY Lead teachers, principals, central office administrators, instructional leaders

Dates: 9/19/2019 to 9/20/2019

Target Audience: NONPUBLIC SCHOOLS OF DELAWARE COUNTY STAFF MEMBERS ONLY Lead teachers, principals, central office administrators, instructional leaders

Description: FOCUS: Provide resources and offer services in support of greater teacher understanding of MTSS/RTI principles.
1) This is not a system for designating students for special education.
(2) Intervention is a temporary support, not one in which a student remains indefinitely.
3) Educators must embrace the three tiers of support.
4) Educators must employ effective use of data in planning interventions.
5) Educators must understand the social-emotional-behavioral aspects impacting student learning and interventions.

Learning Outcomes:
Drive implementation using the four guiding principles.
Create a school leadership team to steer the shift to a culture of collective responsibility.
Utilize collaborative teacher teams to define essential learning.
Create a toolbox of effective interventions.
Build a school wide intervention team to address complex issues such as motivation, attendance, and behavior.

Credit: 10 Hours Act 48

REGISTRATION FEE: IF REGISTERED BY 9/4/2019 $185.00 AFTER 3/3/2019 $200.00 - MUST ENTER CREDIT CARD PAYMENT INFORMATION HOWEVER FEE WILL BE COVERED BY TITLE II NONPUB FUNDING.***IF YOU REGISTER AND DO NOT ATTEND OR DO NOT WITHDRAW AT LEAST 1 WEEK PRIOR TO THE START DATE YOUR CARD WILL BE CHARGED THE FEE OF $200. NONPUBLIC FUNDING WILL NOT PAY FOR NO-SHOWS***

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION CLOSES END OF DAY 9/14/2019 (automatically closes if registration fills prior)

90. 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: 10/2/2019 to 10/24/2019

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

91. 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: 10/2/2019 to 10/16/2019

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)

92. 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™ Certification Training

Dates: 10/3/2019

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: The Safety-Care™re-certification course is a 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: $35.00 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.

If you have any questions about the training, please contact Kelly Fager at: (610) 938-9000.


PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

93. Speech and Language Therapist Network Meetings Series 2019-2020

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District and DCIU Speech and Language Therapists

Dates: 10/7/2019 to 3/24/2020

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

Description: Description (REQUIRED-please do not repeat Course Title, need a description):This series of workshops will focus on a variety of topics related to best practices for SLPs in school based settings. Large and small group activities and reflections will be incorporated into each session

Credit: 10 Act 48 Hours total possible

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT BY THE LAST MEETING DATE: 3/24/2020

94. Non-Public Workshop - Executive Functioning and Teaching Strategies (Part 1 of 2)- St. Eugene School Staff ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: St. Eugene School Teachers & Administrators ONLY

Dates: 10/8/2019

Target Audience: St. Eugene School Teachers & Administrators ONLY

Description: Executive functions consist of several mental skills that help the brain organize and act on information. These skills enable people to plan, organize, remember things, prioritize, pay attention and get started on tasks. This course will provide an overview of Executive Function domain areas and strategies for instruction.

For St. Eugene School Teachers & Administrators ONLY. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by St. Eugene School to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF 10/4/19

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

95. 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: 10/16/2019 to 11/6/2019

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

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

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 10/16/2019 to 11/6/2019

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.

97. Strategies for Challenging Student Behaviors

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: ALL

Dates: 10/16/2019 to 11/6/2019

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)

98. Youth Mental Health First Aid-Train the Trainer (Invitation ONLY)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Mental Health Professionals BY INVITATION ONLY

Dates: 10/21/2019 to 10/25/2019

Target Audience: Mental Health Professionals BY INVITATION ONLY

Description: This is a 5 day training that presents the Mental Health First Aid 8-hour course and provides in-depth instruction on facilitating the course. A written exam and evaluation is included in this coursework. MUST ATTEND ALL 5 DAYS

WORKSHOPS BEGIN AT 8:00AM - PLEASE BE ON TIME AS SESSION ARE FULL DAYS!

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AS OF OCTOBER 7, 2019.

99. Delaware County Secondary Transition Council Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Secondary Special Education Teachers, Transition Coordinators, Agency Representatives, Special Ed Paraprofessionals, Parents of Students w/Disabilities

Dates: 10/23/2019

Target Audience:Secondary Special Education Teachers, Transition Coordinators, Agency Representatives, Special Ed Paraprofessionals, Parents of Students w/Disabilities

Description: Each meeting 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 10/16/19**

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

100. Delaware County Secondary Transition Coordinators Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Secondary Transition Coordinators

Dates: 10/23/2019

Target Audience: Delaware County District Secondary Transition Coordinators

Description: State and local trends and initiatives for secondary transition will be shared.

**PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ACT 48 CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS WILL BE MADE AFTER THE DEADLINE DATE. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 10/16/19**

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

101. 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: 10/30/2019 to 11/20/2019

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.