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1. Assessment and Intervention for Executive Capacity Difficulties

Program: Other

Audience: School Psychologists and Counselors

Dates: 3/25/2019

Starting Today
PLEASE NOTE:ACT 48 REPORTING FEE: $15.00 - THIS PAYMENT/REGISTRATION SITE IS FOR ACT 48 ONLY.**IF YOUR SCHOOL/ENTITY REPORTS YOUR ACT 48 DO NOT REGISTER FOR IT HERE!**

A DELAWARE COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGISTS (DCASP) WORKSHOP.

Target Audience: School Psychologists and Counselors


Description: This presentation will describe a multidimensional model of executive capacities that can be used to guide assessment and intervention efforts. Descriptions of executive function and skill difficulties and assessment methods and intervention strategies for children and adolescents ages 4-21 will be discussed. Information from case studies will be used throughout the presentation to illustrate important concepts.

PLEASE NOTE:ACT 48 REPORTING FEE: $15.00 - THIS PAYMENT/REGISTRATION SITE IS FOR ACT 48 ONLY.**IF YOUR SCHOOL/ENTITY REPORTS YOUR ACT 48 DO NOT REGISTER FOR IT HERE!**

DCASP YEARLY MEMBERSHIP FEE OF $75,OR MEETING FEE OF $25 FOR NON-MEMBERS, WILL BE PAYABLE AT THE DOOR. THOSE WHO DO NOT NEED ACT 48 DO NOT NEED TO REGISTER HERE.


DCIU STAFF SELECT PURCHASE ORDER AS PAYMENT TYPE AND ENTER "DCIU" IN PURCHASE ORDER NUMBER FIELD.



Registration begins at 8:30AM, Event starts promptly at 9:00AM

Questions?-Please Contact Charla Curtis, delawarecountyasp@gmail.com, 215-439-1398

2. K-12 Guidance Plan(339) Session #3

Program: Meetings and Workshops

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

Dates: 3/27/2019

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

Description: This session provides strategies for program linkages to the outside by featuring business and community stakeholders. A workforce panel of local and regional business partners provide resources and strategies for the programs being developed. Strategies to develop program goals and the K-12 Advisory Council are major features of the training. Other features of this training include:

• A review of the development of the Delivery System documents from Training 2.

• Introducing Program Goals (#3).

• Introducing the K-12 Advisory Council (#6).

• Panel Discussion to develop strategies to engage the Business Partner stakeholder group.

• Further discussion of the framework of the Career Education and Work Standards featuring Strand #3 of the standards and evidence of meaningful engagement will be discussed (Career Retention- "Keeping the Job and Getting Promoted"ť).

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED BY FEBRUARY 15, 2019. PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND/RECEIVE CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS AFTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE.

3. Introduction to Engineering is Elementary

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers and Administrators

Dates: 3/28/2019

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Target Audience: Teachers and Administrators

Description: This workshop will introduce participants to the PreK-5 Engineering is Elementary program from the Museum of Science in Boston. It will show you how to foster student-centered, inquiry-based learning. The workshop is designed to increase knowledge of engineering, technology, and the Engineering Design Process, explore the pedagogical approach behind the EiE program, boost confidence in teaching engineering, and enhance abilities to implement open-ended engineering design challenges with students.

Participants will be eligible to check out EiE unit kits from the DCIU STEM Lending Library.



Credit: 5 hours Act 48

Registration Fee: No fee for Delaware County Schools Educators (Funded through the STEAL Grant) - those schools select Purchase Order payment type and enter Delco as PO Information, $100.00 All Others, payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: MARCH 27, 2019

4. 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: 4/1/2019

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 MARCH 29, 2019

5. Non-Public Workshop - Developing Positive School Culture - St. James Regional Catholic School ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: St. James Regional Catholic School ONLY unless authorized to attend.

Dates: 4/1/2019

Target Audience: St. James Regional Catholic School ONLY unless authorized to attend.

Description: In this session, participants will examine various techniques to set clear/realistic expectations, build positive, respectful relationships and develop a positive school culture. Research-based practices will be explored.

You must be employed by St. James Regional Catholic School or be authorized to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF 3/27/2019

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

6. 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: 4/3/2019 to 4/24/2019

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

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

7. 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: 4/3/2019 to 4/24/2019

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

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.

8. 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: 4/3/2019 to 4/24/2019

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

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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.

9. Differentiating Instruction through Technology

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: The course is designed for teachers K-12

Dates: 4/3/2019 to 4/17/2019

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

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

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 4/3/2019 to 4/24/2019

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

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.

11. 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: 4/3/2019 to 4/17/2019

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)

12. AP Computer Science Principles

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: High School Teachers and Administrators

Dates: 4/3/2019

Target Audience: High School Teachers and Administrators

Description: Computer Science Principles introduces students to the foundational concepts of computer science and challenges them to explore how computing and technology can change he world. More than a traditional introduction to programming, it is a rigorous, engaging, and approachable course that explores many of the foundational ideas of computing so all students understand how these concepts are transforming the world we live in.

The Beauty and Joy of Computing (BJC) is an AP Computer Science Principles compliant curriculum. It emphasizes the joy and complexity of creating visual computer programs and apps, balanced with critical reflection on both the potential benefits and harms of new computer technologies. 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 own unique creations to life.

In this full day session, we will take a look at the AP CSP outline provided by the College Board, wear our student hats to experience two activities from the BJC curriculum, take a look at some curated teacher tips and tricks, then plan how implementation might look at our particular schools or sites.

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

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: APRIL 3, 2019

13. Special Education District Directors Monthly Meeting 4/3/19 ONLY

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Directors and Supervisors

Dates: 4/3/2019

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.

14. 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: 4/3/2019

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: APRIL 3, 2019

15. STEM Lending Library Open House

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K-12 Educators

Dates: 4/8/2019

Target Audience: K-12 Educators

Description: DCIU's Department of Teaching, Learning, and Innovation welcomes K-12 teachers to our STEM Lending Library Open House for an introduction and overview of available resources.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR CREDIT AND ATTENDANCE. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 4/7/2019.

16. 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: 4/9/2019

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 Cathy Ash at: (610) 938-9000.


PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

17. Non-pub Workshop - STEM PD - St. Eugene School Staff ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: St. Eugene School Staff ONLY

Dates: 4/9/2019

Target Audience: St. Eugene School Staff ONLY

Description: In this session, teachers will engage in activities to collaboratively design STEM activities.


For St. Eugene School Teachers ONLY.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF 4/9/19

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

18. 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: 4/10/2019

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 4/10/19**

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

19. Math Study Council: Performance Gap Analysis Part 2 (AM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School and District Math Teams

Dates: 4/10/2019

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. This session will focus on using the results gleaned from the data days, district teams will conduct an in-depth analysis. Teams will use the information on test items and consider their current scope and sequence as well as the standards to identify gaps in instruction that could be addressed K-8.

Please bring all data collected during data day, any additional district-level data, as well as the work started on 3/19/19.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 3:00PM 4/8/2019

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

20. Delaware County Secondary Transition Coordinators Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Secondary Transition Coordinators

Dates: 4/10/2019

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 4/10/19**

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

21. Math Study Council: Performance Gap Analysis Part 2 (PM)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School and District Math Teams

Dates: 4/10/2019

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. This session will focus on using the results gleaned from the data days, district teams will conduct an in-depth analysis. Teams will use the information on test items and consider their current scope and sequence as well as the standards to identify gaps in instruction that could be addressed K-8.

Please bring all data collected during data day, any additional district-level data, as well as the work started on 3/19/19.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 3:00PM 4/8/2019

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

22. Paraeducator Workshop: Supporting Students with Self-Advocacy & Self Determination Skills

Program: Paraeducator Trainings

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

Dates: 4/10/2019

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


Description: This training will explore how paraeducators can support self-advocacy skill building in older students with special needs. Self-advocacy is an individual’s ability to effectively communicate, convey, negotiate or assert his or her own interests, desires, needs, and rights. It is important for students of all ages, but especially those in middle school, high school, and students transitioning from school to the real world. Self-advocacy skills for these students will be the focus of this training. .

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT - YOU WILL NOT BE ADDED FOR CREDIT SHOULD YOU ATTEND WITHOUT PREREGISTERING - YOU MUST PREREGISTER BY 4/5/2019.

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

23. Fountas and Pinnell Lunch & Learn

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Curriculum Directors, Supervisors, Principals, Lead Teachers, Coaches

Dates: 4/11/2019

New
Target Audience: Curriculum Directors, Supervisors, Principals, Lead Teachers, Coaches

Description: What does it take to be literate in today's world? In this complimentary Lunch and Learn, you'll learn about Fountas and Pinnell's coherent, multi-text approach to literacy. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. REGISTRATION DEADLINE 4/8/2019

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

24. An Innovative - Life Saver Way to Run & Score Competitions

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Teachers, admins, counselors, higher ed.

Dates: 4/23/2019

New
Target Audience: Teachers, admins, counselors, higher ed.

Description: Have you ever wondered if there is an easier way to run a competition and finalize winners in less than an hour? If you are one of those explorers, now you have found what you are looking for!

In this session, you will learn and practice how to score competitions digitally and finalize results in a way shorter time compared to paper scoring! Plus learning how to use QR codes will be a bonus of this session.

You will be a master of using Google Forms for assessments and surveys, plus advanced tips for spreadsheet formulas will be shared.

A laptop (recommended) or tablet, a Gmail account or Gmail based school account with access to Google forms are required

Credit: 3 hours Act 48

Registration Fee: $30.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

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

25. Non-Public Workshop - Web Tools for the Classroom

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Nonpublic Teachers from Delaware County Schools ONLY

Dates: 4/24/2019

Target Audience: Nonpublic Teachers from Delaware County Schools ONLY

Description: Participants of this workshop will explore web-based supports to enrich their students’ daily learning activities. Opportunities for hands-on practice will be integrated into the session.

For Nonpublic Teachers from Delaware County Schools ONLY. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by a Delaware County Nonpublic School to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF APRIL 20, 2019

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

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 5/1/2019 to 5/22/2019

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) graduate credit, 30 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.

27. Internet for Educators

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 5/1/2019 to 5/15/2019

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.

28. Strategies for Challenging Student Behaviors

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: ALL

Dates: 5/1/2019 to 5/29/2019

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)

29. 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: 5/1/2019 to 5/15/2019

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.

30. Math Study Council: Vertical and Horizontal Alignment

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County School and District Math Teams

Dates: 5/1/2019

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 4/29/2019

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

31. Special Education District Directors Monthly Meeting 5/1/19 ONLY

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County District Special Education Directors and Supervisors

Dates: 5/1/2019

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.

32. 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: 5/1/2019

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: MAY 1, 2019

33. Non-Public Workshop - ADHD Overview with Strategies for Supporting Students

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Nonpublic Teachers from Delaware County Schools ONLY

Dates: 5/1/2019

Target Audience: Nonpublic Teachers from Delaware County Schools ONLY

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. Participants will take away practical strategies to implement across all school environments.

For Nonpublic Teachers from Delaware County Schools ONLY. This workshop is being provided through Non-Public Schools Funding. You must be employed by a Delaware County Nonpublic School to attend this workshop.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ATTENDANCE AND CREDIT RECORDING. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE OUT AS OF APRIL 30, 2019

34. Non-Public Workshop- Lost At School: An Overview of the Collaborative and Proactive Solutions (CPS) Mode - Notre Dame de Lourdes School ONLY

Program: Non-Public Events

Audience: Notre Dame de Lourdes School Staff ONLY

Dates: 5/3/2019

New
Target Audience: Notre Dame de Lourdes School Staff ONLY

Description: Dr. Ross Greene created the Collaborative and Proactive Solutions (CPS) model to address challenging behaviors. The model is based on the premise that challenging behavior occurs when the expectations being placed on a child exceed the child’s capacity to respond adaptively, and that some young people are lacking the skills to handle certain demands and expectations. In this workshop we will provide an overview of his bestselling book "Lost At School," which outlines the core tenets of the CPS model.

You must be employed by Notre Dame de Lourdes School to attend this workshop. Preregistration is required for credit. No additions will be made after registration closes. Registration Deadline: 4/30/19

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

35. Code.org CS Discoveries

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K-8 Teachers in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries program

Dates: 5/4/2019

Target Audience: K-8 Teachers in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries program

Description: This workshop is for participants in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries professional learning program. Participants will engage in hands-on activities and discussion to support their use of the Code.org curriculum in their instruction.

Credit: 7 hours Act 48.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: April 20, 2019

36. Math Workshop: Structures and Practices for Student Learning

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Districts - 1 person per district until 4/12/2019.

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

New
Target Audience: Delaware County Districts - 1 person per district until 4/12/2019.

Description: Standards and student needs drive mathematics instruction. This course highlights Math Workshop, a model for organizing standards-based instruction to support all learners in the mathematics classroom. Participants engage in the Math Workshop model of instruction, reflect on how the structures and learning environment leverage increased learning for all students, and create a plan to implement Math Workshop in the classroom.

Registration Fee: $300.00

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

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND/RECEIVE CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS AFTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE WHICH IS APRIL 12, 2019

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

37. Math Workshop: Structures and Practices for Student Learning - GVSD ONLY

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Garnet Valley SD Staff ONLY

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

New
Target Audience: Garnet Valley SD Staff ONLY

Description: Standards and student needs drive mathematics instruction. This course highlights Math Workshop, a model for organizing standards-based instruction to support all learners in the mathematics classroom. Participants engage in the Math Workshop model of instruction, reflect on how the structures and learning environment leverage increased learning for all students, and create a plan to implement Math Workshop in the classroom.

Registration Fee: $275.00

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND/RECEIVE CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS AFTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE WHICH IS APRIL 30, 2019

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

38. Building Invention Literacy with Makey Makey

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Elementary and Middle School Educators

Dates: 5/7/2019

New
Target Audience: Elementary and Middle School Educators

Description: In this session we will explore how small handheld computing devices resembling the original Nintendo game controller can be used to solve design challenges. Participants will use the Makey Makey to engage in creating building circuits to animate and solve a variety of problems. Participants will walk away from the session with a device to utilize in their classrooms.

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: MAY 6, 2019

39. 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: 5/8/2019 to 5/29/2019

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

40. 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: 5/8/2019 to 5/29/2019

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)

41. Code.org CS Discoveries

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: 5-8 Teachers in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries program

Dates: 5/8/2019

Target Audience: 5-8 Teachers in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries program

Description: This workshop is for participants in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries professional learning program. Participants will engage in hands-on activities and discussion to support their use of the Code.org curriculum in their instruction.

Credit: 7 hours Act 48.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: April 28, 2019

42. Paraeducator Workshop: Math Strategies for the Struggling Learner

Program: Paraeducator Trainings

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

Dates: 5/8/2019

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


Description: List and demonstrate the critical components of explicit instruction for students with disabilities. Apply the components of effective instructional design and delivery to teach beginning mathematical skills including counting, symbols and place value, language, basic operations, story problems, and basic facts. Apply the components of effective instructional design and delivery to remediate critical mathematical skills and concepts.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR CREDIT - YOU WILL NOT BE ADDED FOR CREDIT SHOULD YOU ATTEND WITHOUT PREREGISTERING - YOU MUST PREREGISTER BY 5/3/19.

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

43. Electronics 101: Soldering & Circuitry

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Students, teachers, mentors, admins, counselors, higher ed.

Dates: 5/9/2019

New
Target Audience: Students, teachers, mentors, admins, counselors, higher ed.

Description: Engineering without soldering is like computer science without programming. This session is what you have been looking for! Come learn how to solder, practice hands on experience, build your own circuit boards and take home your product plus a soldering kit! Take the knowledge and experience to your students

Please bring a laptop (recommended)

Credit: 3 hours Act 48

Registration Fee: $50.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE AND RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: MAY 4, 2019

44. Teach Wonder: Introduction to Coding & Robotics with Dash

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Gr K-8 Teachers

Dates: 5/10/2019

New
Target Audience: Gr K-8 Teachers

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 and their own Dash robot.

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

Credit: 6 hours Act
Registration Fee: $250.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

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

45. Code.org CS Discoveries York Cohort

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: K-8 Teachers in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries York cohort professional learning program

Dates: 5/15/2019

Target Audience: K-8 Teachers in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries York cohort professional learning program

Description: This workshop is for participants in the 2018-19 Code.org CS Discoveries York professional learning program. Participants will engage in hands-on activities and discussion to support their use of the Code.org curriculum in their instruction.

Credit: 7 hours Act 48.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RECEIVE CREDIT. Registration deadline: April 30, 2019

46. Elementary Principals Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Elementary School Principals

Dates: 5/16/2019

Target Audience: Delaware County Elementary School Principals.

Description: The purpose of this meeting is to address pertinent issues to Delaware County elementary school principals and network with colleagues from around the county.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ACT 48. NO ADDITIONS AFTER THE REGISTRATION DATE. REGISTER BY MAY 16, 2019.

47. 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: 5/20/2019 to 5/21/2019

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 Kelly Fager at: (610) 938-9000

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

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: 5/21/2019

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 5/20/19

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

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

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: 5/21/2019

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 5/20/19

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

50. 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

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)

51. 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: 5/22/2019 to 6/5/2019

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)

52. Web Quests for the K-12 Classroom

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: K-12 Teachers

Dates: 5/22/2019 to 6/5/2019

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 20020007
Audience: K-12 Teachers

Description: This course is designed for K to 12 educators to create a WebQuest to use in the classroom. WebQuests are activities, using Internet resources, which encourage higher order thinking skills. A WebQuest unit is an inquiry-oriented activity designed to make the most of the student's time. WebQuests focus on using information rather than looking for it. Participants will design or adapt a WebQuest based on their curriculum. This course is appropriate for both Mac and PC users.

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

Credits: One (1) Continuing Professional Education (CPE) graduate 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.

53. Middle School Principals Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County Middle School Principals

Dates: 5/22/2019

Target Audience: Delaware County Middle School Principals.

Description: The purpose of this meeting is to address pertinent issues to Delaware County middle school principals and network with colleagues from around the county.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ACT 48. NO ADDITIONS AFTER THE REGISTRATION DATE. REGISTER BY MAY 22, 2019.

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

54. High School Principals Meeting

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Delaware County High School Principals

Dates: 5/23/2019

Target Audience: Delaware County High School Principals.

Description: The purpose of this meeting is to address pertinent issues to Delaware County high school principals and network with colleagues from around the county.

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ACT 48. NO ADDITIONS AFTER THE REGISTRATION DATE. REGISTER BY MAY 23, 2019.

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

55. K-12 Guidance Plan(339) Session #4

Program: Meetings and Workshops

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

Dates: 5/23/2019

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

Description: This session provides strategies for program linkages to the outside by featuring post-secondary stakeholders. A panel of various types of post-secondary training programs and colleges provide resources and strategies for the programs being developed. The last three elements of the K-12 Plan that will be featured in this training include: Academic/Career Plan & Portfolio, Career and Technical Center Strategies and Job Descriptions. Other features of this training include:

• A review of the tentative Program Goals developed and the structure of the K-12 Advisory Council will be reviewed.

• Introducing the Academic/Career Plan Process and Portfolio development linked to the “Future Ready Pa Index” (#11).

• Introducing the Career and Technical Center Strategies (#12).

• Discussion on the various types of Job Descriptions (#13).

• Further discussion of the framework of the Career Education and Work Standards featuring Strand #4 of the standards and evidence of meaningful engagement will be discussed (Entrepreneurship).

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED BY MAY 19, 2019. PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND/RECEIVE CREDIT. NO ADDITIONS AFTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE.

56. 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

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

57. 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

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

58. 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

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

59. 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

60. 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: 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.

61. Building Invention Literacy with Makey Makey

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Elementary and Middle School Educators

Dates: 6/4/2019

New
Target Audience: Elementary and Middle School Educators

Description: In this session we will explore how small handheld computing devices resembling the original Nintendo game controller can be used to solve design challenges. Participants will use the Makey Makey to engage in creating building circuits to animate and solve a variety of problems. Participants will walk away from the session with a device to utilize in their classrooms.

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

62. 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.

63. 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

64. 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.

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

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Gr 6-8 Teachers

Dates: 6/7/2019

New
Target Audience: Gr 6-8 Teachers

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 and their own Cue robot.

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

Credit: 6 hours Act
Registration Fee: $250.00 payable by Credit Card (Visa/Mastercard) or School Purchase Order.

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

66. Teach Wonder: Train the Trainer Session

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: State Wide Intermediate Unit Staffs

Dates: 6/14/2019

New
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

67. 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

New
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

68. 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.

69. 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

New
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

70. 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

71. 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

New
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

72. 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.

73. Google CS First

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Grade 4-8 Teachers

Dates: 7/24/2019

New
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

74. Google Applied Digital Skills

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: 4-12 Teachers, Librarians, Media Specialists

Dates: 8/1/2019

New
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

75. 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

New
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

76. 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.

77. ESL 5: Professionalism

Program: CPE Courses

Audience: Pennsylvania Educators holding a valid PA Teaching Certificate

Dates: 8/22/2019 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.

78. ESL Fieldwork Experience-Cohort 6 ONLY

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Open to DCIU ESL Cohort 6 Students

Dates: 8/22/2019 to 12/5/2019

Target Audience: Open to DCIU ESL Cohort 6 Students ONLY

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 22, 2019 THROUGH DECEMBER 5, 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 8/21/19, YOU MUST BE PREREGISTERED.

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

79. Google CS First

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Grade 4-8 Teachers

Dates: 8/27/2019

New
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

80. 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

81. 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

82. 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

83. 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

New
Target Audience: K-8 Teachers

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, complement thoughtful instructional design, and impacts classroom environments. All participants will receive access to the Teach Wonder online learning program and their own Dash or Cue robot.

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 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

84. 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)

85. 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)

86. 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.

87. Train the Trainer Leadership Course (Invitation ONLY)

Program: Meetings and Workshops

Audience: Mental Health Professionals BY INVITATION ONLY

Dates: 11/13/2019 to 4/15/2020

Target Audience: Mental Health Professionals BY INVITATION ONLY

Description: This 10 session course will train participants to become course certified by Lakeside Global Institute with authorization to present licensed Lakeside Global Institute 2-hour workshops. MUST ATTEND ALL 10 SESSIONS

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