Catalog: HFM BOCES (Web Registration)

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1. ADK Training

Program: School and District Planning

Audience: All ADK Staff

Dates: 8/24/2020

Summer Training & Work Session
SEL Four-Part Series: Transitioning back to the classroom while preparing to go back online at any moment. Teachers will be provided ideas and resources to address students' social emotional needs and help ease the transition to a hybrid learning model this fall. Participants are not required to attend all four sessions. A link to a Google Meet will be sent 24 hours prior to the start of each session. The focus of this session will be: Encouraging Independence and Student Voice.

3. *New Evaluator Training-two days

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: new building administrators and outside evaluators

Dates: 9/21/2020 to 9/22/2020

Dr. Grimshaw will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement for all new evaluators as a virtual workshop. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

4. APPR Refresher Training for Evaluators

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: building administrators and outside evaluators who have previously been trained

Dates: 9/22/2020

Dr. Grimshaw will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement as a virtual workshop. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

5. Elementary Leadership PLC - Return to School (postponed until September 29, 2020)

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: Elementary Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 9/29/2020

As September approaches, we realize that this will be a September like no other. Together, in this open forum, we will explore all areas and learn from one another. Some topics for discussion might include communication, establishing routines, and using technology.

6. Principal Evaluator Training

Program: Principal Evaluator Training

Audience: Evaluators of Principals

Dates: 10/1/2020

Wait List
This training will prepare those who evaluate principals using the Multidimensional Principal Performance Rubric. This training will be held remotely.

7. PLC - Special Education

Program: Instructional Strategies

Dates: 10/7/2020

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

8. Regional Coach PLC

Program: Professional Practice (APPR)

Audience: Instructional Coaches

Dates: 10/16/2020 to 6/18/2021

This series of one hour sessions across the school year is designed for K-12 Instructional Coaches interested in joining a collaborative think tank to cultivate their coaching network, build their coaching and content expertise, and create collaborative resources to share across districts. During these sessions, coaches will have the opportunity to problem solve coaching challenges, share coaching practices, and celebrate coaching successes. Coaches will engage in collaborative planning to create turnkey materials.

9. Middle School/High School Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: MS/HS Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 10/27/2020

This open forum will explore all areas and learn from one another. Some topics for discussion are attendance, student engagement, and Regents prep. Please feel free to email any other topics you would like to cover.

10. Elementary Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: Elementary Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 10/28/2020

Please join us as we collaborate on various topics. This month's topics will include addressing the gaps, attendance, and student engagement in hybrid learning.

11. NYSAA-Required Facilitated Training

Program: Special Education Issues

Audience: NYSAA Test Administrators

Dates: 11/9/2020

This remote training is for any staff administering the NYSAA exam for the first time.

12. December Middle School/High School Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: MS/HS Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 12/1/2020

This open forum will explore all areas and learn from one another. Some topics for discussion are attendance, student engagement, and Regents prep. Please feel free to email any other topics you would like to cover.

13. December Elementary Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: Elementary Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 12/2/2020

Please join us as we collaborate on various topics. This month's topics will include addressing the gaps, attendance, and student engagement in hybrid learning.

14. HFM BOCES Region Leadership-Professional Learning Community

Program: Other

Audience: all elementary, middle school, and high school leaders

Dates: 12/9/2020

Dr. Ziskin will be participating in this PLC opportunity to provide NYS Education Department updates. This is for all elementary school, middle school, and high school leaders as a means to collaborate, communicate, and stay up to date.

15. Elementary Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: Elementary Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 2/10/2021

Please join us as we collaborate on various topics. This month's topics will include EssentialEd, attendance, and more.

16. Middle School/High School Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: MS/HS Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 2/10/2021

This open forum will explore all areas and learn from one another. Some topics for discussion are attendance and synchronous learning. Please feel free to email any other topics you would like to cover.

17. Erin's Law with Lisa Pingelski

Program: Standards

Audience: school building leaders, counselors, or anyone involved in implementation of Erin's Law

Dates: 2/24/2021

In August 2019, New York State became the 37th state to sign Erin's Law into legislation. New York State's law, (Chapter 187 of the Laws of 2019) - known as Erin's Law - requires public schools to teach child sexual abuse and exploitation prevention classes to students in kindergarten through eighth grade. Lisa Pingelski, from the Office of Curriculum and Instruction, will present and answer questions for counselors and principals.

18. Curriculum Council Reboot -School leaders

Program: Standards

Audience: building leaders, curriculum coordinators/directors

Dates: 2/26/2021

The focus of this meeting is to consider where we are on the standards roadmap checklist, where we need to be in September, and what do we need to do to get there.

19. Elementary Teachers (Grades Pre-k To 5th) PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 3/4/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

20. Special Area PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 3/10/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

21. World Language & ENL Teacher PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 3/16/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

22. School Psychologist PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 3/17/2021

This PLC will be for any School Psychologists in the region. You will have a change to discuss positives about this year as well as setbacks. The meeting will revolve around topics you choose as important for your area.

23. Special Education PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 3/22/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

24. Elementary Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: Elementary Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 3/24/2021

Please join us as we collaborate on various topics with other administrators throughout the region.

25. Middle School/High School Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: MS/HS Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 3/24/2021

This open forum will explore all areas and learn from one another. Please feel free to email any other topics you would like to cover.

26. P-Tech Reporting for Districts

Program: School and District Planning

Audience: Counselors, Support Staff, District Data Coordinators, High School Principals

Dates: 3/31/2021

This training will be an opportunity to learn about SIRS(Student Information Repository System) P-tech Data Reporting as required by NYSED. We will discuss the data elements that need to be reported as well as how this data will be communicated to your district by HFM BOCES. This training is intended for anyone involved in entering, reviewing and verifying P-Tech data including, but not limited to, Guidance Counselors, Guidance Department Support Staff, District Data Coordinators, High School Principals. P-Tech data can impact the school district's graduation rate as well as accountability calculations, we will share helpful resources to assist your district with data reporting as well as verification.

27. Counselors and Social Workers PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Dates: 4/13/2021

School counselors and Social Workers will meet to discuss relevant topics. We will be talking about any topics participants feel are necessary.

28. Middle School and High School Science PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 4/20/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

29. The Person You Mean to Be, Dolly Chugh A Book Study

Program: Culture/Climate

Audience: HFM Programs or others invited

Dates: 4/22/2021 to 6/3/2021

This book study will be a combination of synchronous and asynchronous opportunities. Information will be sent to participants the week of March 29, 2021. This book study is invitation only. If you are interested in participating, please contact me at tcaraco@hfmboces.org.

30. K through 2 Essential Ed Training

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 4/22/2021

This meeting will focus on the ins and outs of using the Essential Ed Website.

31. Special Area PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 4/27/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

32. Middle School/High School Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: MS/HS Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 4/29/2021

This open forum will explore all areas and learn from one another. Please feel free to email any other topics you would like to cover.

33. Elementary Leadership Professional Learning Community

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: Elementary Principals, Curriculum Directors, Special Ed Directors

Dates: 4/29/2021

Please join us as we collaborate on various topics with other administrators throughout the region.

34. Elementary & Middle School Teachers (Grades Pre-k To 8th) PLC (Essential Ed)

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 4/29/2021

This meeting will focus on the ins and outs of using the Essential Ed Website.

35. May Middle School and High School Science PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teacher that does any remote teaching

Dates: 5/18/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

36. HFM BOCES Region Leadership-Professional Learning Community

Program: Other

Audience: all elementary, middle school, and high school leaders

Dates: 5/27/2021

This PreK-12 meeting is open to all leaders in the HFM region. We will welcome Carmen Diaz, from RBERN, who will update us on professional development requirements as well as opportunities available through their organization. We will also cover any other timely topics.

37. Mentor/Mentee Meeting #4

Program: Culture/Climate

Audience: HFM mentors and mentees

Dates: 6/1/2021

This meeting is for all HFM mentors and mentees who were not able to attend all three of our required meetings.

38. June Middle School & High School Science PLC

Program: Instructional Strategies

Dates: 6/9/2021

Teachers will meet monthly to share expertise, and works collaboratively to improve teaching skills and the academic performance of students. We will discuss both in person and remote topics.

39. Practical and Achievable SEL Practices in the Classroom - HFM Regional Summer School Teachers

Program: Culture/Climate

Audience: Any HFM Summer School Teachers

Dates: 7/7/2021

We will be exploring ways we can purposefully and practically check in with our students well-being, social-emotional skills and classroom experiences.

40. *HFM Administrators - The Person You Mean to Be, Dolly Chugh A Book Study

Program: Culture/Climate

Audience: HFM Programs or others invited

Dates: 7/8/2021 to 8/19/2021

Wait List
This book study will be a combination of synchronous and asynchronous opportunities. Information will be sent to participants the week of June 28, 2021. This book study is invitation only. If you are interested in participating, please contact me at tcaraco@hfmboces.org.

41. APPR Refresher Training for Evaluators

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: building administrators and outside evaluators who have previously been trained

Dates: 7/19/2021

Anne Pallischeck will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement as a virtual workshop. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

42. HFM BOCES Regional Administrators' Retreat

Program: Leadership Training

Audience: HFM BOCES area district leaders

Dates: 7/26/2021 to 7/27/2021

This year's retreat will be fully virtual. Day one will be made up of various professional development topics, including a look at the Culturally Responsive Framework, continuum of Special Ed services, and SEL in Leadership. Day two will consist of TABLEAU training with NERIC and MPPR training for superintendents as well as time to meet with the lawyer. The agenda has been emailed. The only cost will be for the MPPR training which has a separate registration. Please register to save the date.

43. Principal Evaluator Training

Program: Principal Evaluator Training

Audience: Evaluators of Principals

Dates: 7/27/2021

This training will prepare those who evaluate principals using the Multidimensional Principal Performance Rubric. This is a two-hour training that will be held remotely.

44. APPR Refresher Training for Evaluators

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: building administrators and outside evaluators who have previously been trained

Dates: 7/28/2021

Anne Pallischeck will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement as a virtual workshop. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

45. APPR Refresher Training for Evaluators

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: building administrators and outside evaluators who have previously been trained

Dates: 8/3/2021

Anne Pallischeck will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement as a virtual workshop. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

46. Practical and Achievable SEL Practices in the Classroom

Program: Culture/Climate

Audience: All Educators

Dates: 8/3/2021

We will be exploring ways we can purposefully and practically check in with our students well-being, social-emotional skills and classroom experiences.

47. New Mentor Training - IN PERSON

Program: Mentoring

Audience: Teachers intending to become mentors in their district.

Dates: 8/9/2021 to 8/10/2021

Starting Soon
This two-day workshop will prepare all who wish to become Mentors by introducing them to the key information and skills necessary to build effective mentoring relationships.

48. *New Evaluator Training-two days

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: new building administrators and outside evaluators

Dates: 8/10/2021 to 8/11/2021

Starting Soon
Anne Pallischeck will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement for all new evaluators as a virtual workshop with both synchronous and asynchronous activities. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

49. APPR Refresher Training for Evaluators

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: building administrators and outside evaluators who have previously been trained

Dates: 8/11/2021

Anne Pallischeck will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement as a virtual workshop. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

50. Science K-8 (Essential Ed)

Program: Standards

Audience: Any teacher k-8

Dates: 8/12/2021

Teachers will focus on Essential Ed to map their Science curriculum.

51. *Date Change* New Teacher Institute - IN PERSON

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any new teachers

Dates: 8/16/2021

This will be the first in a series of learning opportunities that will support new teachers in the 2021-2022 school year.

52. APPR Refresher Training for Evaluators

Program: Lead Evaluator Training

Audience: building administrators and outside evaluators who have previously been trained

Dates: 8/17/2021

Anne Pallischeck will present this year's required evidence-based observation training including inter-rater reliability and agreement as a virtual workshop. This workshop will prepare attendees to evaluate teachers using the Danielson Rubric. You will receive an email with information about the workshop the day before it will be held.

53. New Teacher Institute - PLC #1

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teachers that are new or have been teaching 3 or less years.

Dates: 10/7/2021

This will be the first in a series of PLC meetings that will support new teachers in the 2021-2022 school year.

54. Teach Like a Pirate Book Study

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Teachers and staff of all grade levels

Dates: 10/13/2021 to 4/13/2022

New
During the book study, teachers will: *Tap into and dramatically increase their passion as a teacher *Develop outrageously engaging lessons that draw students in like a magnet *Establish rapport and a sense of camaraderie in their classroom *Transform your class into a life changing experience for their students ~Please register by Thursday, September 9th!~

55. New Teacher Institute - PLC #2

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teachers that are new or have been teaching 3 or less years.

Dates: 12/2/2021

This is one PLC meeting that will help support new teachers in the 2021-2022 school year.

56. New Teacher Institute - IN PERSON Meeting #2

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any new teachers

Dates: 1/13/2022

This will be the second in a series of learning opportunities that will support new teachers in the 2021-2022 school year.

57. New Teacher Institute - PLC #3

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any teachers that are new or have been teaching 3 or less years.

Dates: 3/3/2022

This is one PLC meeting that will help support new teachers in the 2021-2022 school year.

58. New Teacher Institute - IN PERSON Meeting #3

Program: Instructional Strategies

Audience: Any new teachers

Dates: 5/26/2022

This will be the third, and final in person, meeting in a series of learning opportunities that will support new teachers in the 2021-2022 school year.