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1. LOTE Scoring

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 6/19/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

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2. Sullivan County Data Leaders Meeting

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 6/20/2018

Meeting Times: 1:00pm-2:30pm

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These meetings are an opportunity for data leaders in Sullivan County districts to exchange ideas and information on best practices in data collection, reporting, analysis, privacy, and security, as well as to keep up to date on reporting deadlines, changes in regulations, and challenges specific to Sullivan County districts. We will be joined by a representative from the MHRIC and as needed, experts in managing various common software platforms

3. Physics and Chemistry Scoring

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 6/21/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

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4. Interdisciplinary: Educator Lab: HS Transition Day 1,2,3

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: All Teachers, Library Media Specialists

Dates: 6/26/2018 to 6/28/2018

Meeting Times: 9am-4pm 06/26,27,28

6/26/2018 Archival Resources in the Hudson Valley: Learn about the network of local primary sources, many of which are unique to our region. You will learn about how use archives and government resources in school projects and how to incorporate websites like Hudson River Valley Heritage into lesson plans. 6/27/2018 Information Literacy: Understanding effective search on Google and Wikipedia, website evaluation, copyright, plagiarism, citing sources, and how to incorporate Empire State Information Fluency Continuum and other standards in assignments that foster critical thinking. 6/28/2018 Research Proficiency: What is expected in a current college research assignment, how to create good research questions, time management, achieving an understanding of how to incorporate the library’s catalog, databases, and lesser-known services into effective research. This class will be held at the Mount Saint Mary College Library in Newburgh, NY and will cover skills that you can apply to your own school’s library and other academic libraries in the Hudson Valley.

5. Ed Tech: Getting Started in Google Classroom

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers, Administrators, District Leaders

Dates: 7/10/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

Google Classroom is designed to help you create and collect assignments paperlessly, including time-saving features such as the ability to automatically make a copy of a Google Document for each student. It also creates Drive folders for each assignment and for each student to help keep everyone organized. Learn how you can quickly see who has or hasn't completed the work, and provide direct, real-time feedback and mark papers all within Google Classroom.

6. DASA

Program: School Improvement

Audience: Teacher aides, teacher candidates, teaching assistants, teachers, administrators, district leaders

Dates: 7/11/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

TRAINING IN HARASSMENT, BULLYING, CYBER BULLING, AND DISCRIMINATION IN SCHOOLS: PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION Open discussion, reflection, activities, case studies, handouts, resources, and more. Topics to be covered: Diversity, Multi-Cultural Schools, Effects of Harassment, Bullying, Cyberbullying, Discrimination on Student School Climate, Code of Conduct,Prevention/Intervention, Early Warning Signs, Dignity for All Students Act, Definitions, and Reporting Requirements REQUIRED DASA TRAINING PROGRAM FOR PROFESSIONALS. CERTIFICATE AWARDED AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE TRAINING DAY.

7. Math Strategies for Building Math Fluency

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers Grades K-6, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 7/11/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

Developing student fact fluency is a challenging practice in the elementary school setting. Even students that seemingly have internalized these facts often struggle to use them when it counts. This workshop will look at why this is, what fluency is and isn't, and better approaches for building student fluency with basic math facts.

8. ELA: Early Childhood Education-The Domains

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers PK-Grade 1

Dates: 7/12/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:30pm

To develop and maintain high quality Pre-K programs, an understanding of the Key Domains of Children's Development is essential. In addtion to the Five Domains, this workshop will present the tenets of the learner-centered environment and curriculum and instruction. There will also be time available to consider individual district's programs and begin mapping curriculum and determining future professional development needs.

9. SLS - Gale’s Easy To Use Usage Stats Analysis Tool

Program: School Library System

Audience: School Librarians

Dates: 7/13/2018

Meeting Times: Friday, July 13, 10:00 - 10:30

Location: No travel needed. Participate from your own home.

Gale has an additional tool for exploring your database usage! This interactive and intuitive dashboard allows you to pull standard usage around sessions, retrievals, searches, etc. but also provides analysis for year over year usage, visual results and allows you to dig deeper; for example, you can see the search terms being used in your library, which can aid in collection development! Join us to learn more!

10. APPR of Principals-Recertification

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Superintendents, Evaluators of Principals

Dates: 7/16/2018

Meeting Times: 12:30pm-3:30pm

This training is designed for supervisors of principals who have been certified as a lead evaluator under 3012d. The nine required elements will be reviewed, and participants will reflect on practices and share experiences related to principal evaluation.

11. APPR of Teachers-Recertification

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Adminstrators, Evaluators of Teachers

Dates: 7/16/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

This training is designed for administrators who have been certified as a lead evaluator under 3012d. The nine required elements will be reviewed, and participants will reflect on practices and share experiences related to teacher evaluation.

12. Administrator Mentor Trainng

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Administrators , District Leaders

Dates: 7/19/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

What does it take to be a strong mentor? Administrators mentor students, teachers, and fellow administrators. The purpose of this workshop is to explore research-based mentoring standards and develop a practice that will better ensure retention of new administrators. A requirement of the SBL certification is participation in a year-long mentoring program. This workshop will prepare experienced administrators to be effective mentors.

13. APPR of Teachers-New Certification

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Administrators, Evaluators of Teachers

Dates: 7/23/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

This training is designed for administrators who have never been certified as a lead evaluator under 3012d. Topics include: the NYS Teaching Standards; evidence-based observation techniques; SLOs; use of state-approved rubrics; SIRS; scoring methodologies; and specific considerations in evaluating teachers of English Language Learners and students with disabilities.

14. Ed Tech: Manage Google-Simplify Workflow

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers, Administrators, Administrative Asst.

Dates: 7/24/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

Don’t let Google manage you, learn how to manage your workflow to work for you. Learn how to successfully manage Google Drive,. Learn how to create folders, Drive, Team Drive, manage Shared with Me. Learn how to convert Microsoft documents over to Google. Utilizing the search power of Google and possibly exploring some additional Google Add ons or Apps.

15. ELA: Strategies & Resources for Addressing the Elem. Standards

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teacher Grade K-5, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 7/24/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

This interactive workshop will provide participants with the opportunity to practice and reflect on resources and strategies that can be used when delivering ELA instruction at the elementary level.

16. Looking at Test Scores: What do you see? What does it mean? What can you do?

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Data Admistrators, Administrators, District Leaders, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 7/25/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

This session will provide administrators with a variety of tools and a systematic process to start looking at state-testing results or classroom data, then utilize what is learned to start important, collaborative conversations with staff to enhance school culture, improve instruction and increase student achievement.

17. Math: Improving the Mindset in Mathematics

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers K-5

Dates: 7/25/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

This workshop will examine the myth of the "math person", exploring how to foster a growth mindset for students in the math classroom. Taking a fresh look at math instruction, participants will learn about the power of mistakes, strategies for building number sense, collaborative work with mathematical tasks, and assessment ideas.

18. Ed Tech: Incorporating Technology in the K-3 Elem. Classroom

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers K-3, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 7/26/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00am

Come learn about the essential tools to develop an efficient workflow, engage students, and elevate learning! This is a hands-on workshop diving into how you manage the digital content for the students and age appropriate applications.

19. ELA & Social Studies: NexGen Standards-Elem. Bootcamp

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers PK-5

Dates: 7/27/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00am

The Next Generation ELA Standards are going to be implemented and assessed in the 2020-2021 school year. This upcoming school year will begin our first of two capacity building years, preparing teachers to be able to implement these revised standards. The morning will focus on ELA and the afternoon will focus on Social Studies. During the ELA portion, we will focus on an overview of the NextGen ELA Standards and related resources such as the introductions, Practices of Lifelong Readers and Writers, released briefs, and the cross-walk documents. In SS we will take a fresh look at SS standards, practices, and framework as we navigate toward more stimulus-based materials and higher level thinking for students. Where do we go from here?

20. ENL: Building Your ENL Toolkit

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers of ENL Students

Dates: 7/31/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00am

Teachers who are responsible for ENL students in grades K-8 are welcome to attend this full day workshop. We will discuss the Next Generation Learning Standards in relation to ENL students. The expectations of the NYSESLAT, levels of acquisition, appropriate questioning, strategies, and resources will also be topics covered.

21. ELA: Next Generation ELA Learnig Standards for Secondary Techers-Digging Deep

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers 6-12, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/2/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

Let’s prepare our students for the E. I. E. K- 12 teachers are invited to collaborate and enhance success for their students as they travel through the grades in Social Studies. This workshop is designed to cultivate ultimate usage of SS practices in order to foster higher level thinking and stimulus-based mastery.

22. ELA: Strategies & Resources for Addressing the Secondary ELA Standards

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers 6-12, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/2/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

This interactive workshop will provide participants with the opportunity to practice and reflect on resources and strategies that can be used when delivering ELA instruction at the secondary level.

23. APPR of Principals-Recertification

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Superintendents, Evaluators of Principals

Dates: 8/6/2018

Meeting Times: 12:30pm-3:30pm

This training is designed for supervisors of principals who have been certified as a lead evaluator under 3012d. The nine required elements will be reviewed, and participants will reflect on practices and share experiences related to principal evaluation.

24. APPR of Teachers-Recertification

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Administrators, Evaluators of Teachers

Dates: 8/6/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

This training is designed for administrators who have been certified as a lead evaluator under 3012d. The nine required elements will be reviewed, and participants will reflect on practices and share experiences related to teacher evaluation.

25. Science: NYSSLS and the Inquiry Method

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/6/2018 to 8/16/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

The goal of this session is to familiarize teachers with the New York State Science Learning Standards (NYSSLS) and the changes that will need to be implemented to meet the intent of the NYSSLS. Inquiry based instruction and its importance will be reviewed. Examples of inquiry- based instruction will be examined and critiqued. Teachers will review their current lesson and unit plans and identify changes that will need to take place in order to provide the delivery of 3 -dimensional instruction.

26. SLS - Put Google and Microsoft Tools to Work In Your NOVELNY/Gale Resources

Program: School Library System

Audience: Educators

Dates: 8/6/2018

Meeting Times: Monday, August 6 at 2:00

Location: No travel needed. Participate from your own home.

The key to connecting users to trustworthy, relevant content is ensuring that it appears in their workflow. Cloud based tools from Google and Microsoft are part of our lives professionally and personally. In this webinar, we'll explore the integration of these tools into Gale resources and how you can put them to work in the library, the classroom, and wherever else you need them!

27. Science: Getting to Know the Standards 3-5

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/7/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

The session will explore the 3 dimensions of the New York State Science Learning Standards (NYSSLS) and their implications for science instruction. Participants will begin to develop an understanding of how to plan inquiry-based instruction to meet the intent of the new standards and grade level sample lessons will be examined.

28. Science: Getting to Know the Standards, PK-2

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/7/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

The session will explore the 3 dimensions of the New York State Science Learning Standards (NYSSLS) and their implications for science instruction. Participants will begin to develop an understanding of how to plan inquiry-based instruction to meet the intent of the new standards and grade level sample lessons will be examined.

29. Interdisciplinary: Motivation, Engagement and the 4Cs in the Reality of Testing

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/8/2018 to 8/18/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

How do we keep students motivated and engaged, prepare them for an ever-changing global landscape, meet standards and prepare for state testing? We will spend the morning looking at the work of Daniel Pink and Harvey "Smokey" Daniels around motivation, agency, academic social skills and inquiry, then build in some time to start crafting classroom projects and rubrics based on what we've discussed.

30. APPR of Principals-New Certification

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Administrators, Evaluators of Teachers

Dates: 8/9/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

This training is designed for supervisors of principals who have never been certified as a lead evaluator under 3012d. Topics include: the NYS Teaching Standards; evidence-based observation techniques; SLOs; use of state-approved rubrics; SIRS; scoring methodologies; and specific considerations in evaluating teachers of English Language Learners and students with disabilities.

31. Math: NextGen Standards Bootcamp II-Elementary

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/9/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

This half-day workshop will examine the upcoming changes to the PK-5 NextGen math standards. Participation in the NextGen Standards Bootcamp II--Elementary Science workshop in the afternoon is encouraged, but optional.

32. Science: NextGen Standards Bootcamp II- Elementary

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/9/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

The session will explore the 3 dimensions of the New York State Science Learning Standards (NYSSLS) and their implications for science instruction. Participants will begin to develop an understanding of how to plan inquiry-based instruction to meet the intent of the new standards and grade level sample lessons will be examined.

33. Science: Earth & Space Curriculum & Concepts, PK-5

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/10/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

This session is designed to familiarize elementary teachers with the earth and space science content associated with their particular level. DCIs will be examined and teachers will develop an understanding of how knowledge progresses through the grade levels. Teachers will review their current lesson and unit plans and identify changes that will need to take place in order to provide the delivery of 3 -dimensional NYSSLS instruction. Content area resources will be evaluated and shared.

34. Science: The Living Environment Curriculum & Concepts Pk5

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/13/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

This session is designed to familiarize elementary teachers with the life science content associated with their particular level. DCIs will be examined and teachers will develop an understanding of how knowledge progresses through the grade levels. Teachers will review their current lesson and unit plans and identify changes that will need to place in order to provide the delivery of 3 -dimensional instruction. Content area resources will be evaluated and shared.

35. Interdisciplinary Webinar: Refugee Literature for Teens

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/14/2018

Meeting Times: 10:00am-11:00am

Explore collections of resources for titles that raise awareness to the refugee experience, serve as pathways for discussion and communicate varied experiences. How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child by Sandra Uwiringiyimana Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys Refugee by Alan Gratz The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir by Kao Kalia Yang Learning Objective: Strengthen book discussions with the resources and tools at TeachingBooks.net Agenda: Examine resources for each title Use Sharing Tools to draw readers into the book experience Share implementation ideas and strategies Create and Share lists of titles and resources

36. Math: NextGen Standards Elementary- Digging Deep

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/14/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

This workshop will examine the revised NextGen Math Standards for Elementary Grade levels slated for implementation in September 2020. Learn what is changing and when, what to expect, and curricular adaptations that may be necessary. In addition, these revised standards will be accompanied by a renewed emphasis on quality teaching practices and the Standards for Mathematical Practice. *Participants must bring curricular materials as work time will be provided for preparing any needed adjustments.

37. Math: Strategies & Resources for Addressing the Elementary Standards

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Dates: 8/14/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

This workshop will provide and model various strategies/resources for teaching the elementary math standards. We will examining the importance of challenge in the math classroom, strategies for solving word problems, ideas to build student number sense, and how to use math tasks to teach both the content and practice standards.

38. SLS - Refugee Literature for Teens

Program: School Library System

Audience: Sullivan County Secondary Teachers 7-12

Dates: 8/14/2018

Meeting Times: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 10:00-11:00

Location: No travel needed. Participate from your own home o

Explore collections of resources for titles that raise awareness to the refugee experience, serve as pathways for discussion and communicate varied experiences. How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child by Sandra Uwiringiyimana Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir by Kao Kalia Yang Refugee by Alan Gratz Learning Objective: Strengthen book discussions with the resources and tools at TeachingBooks.net Agenda: Examine resources for each title Use Sharing Tools to draw readers into the book experience Share implementation ideas and strategies Create and Share lists of titles and resources

39. Special Education: Specially Designed Instruction (SDI)

Program: Special Education Technical Assistance Support Center (SETASC)

Audience: Special Ed Teachers

Dates: 8/14/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30pm

What is so special about Special Education? Under IDEA, every student’s IEP must include details regarding specially designed instruction. In other words, what teaching strategies or methods are being used to deliver instruction to classified students so that they are able to achieve their academic goals? Special Education teachers are required to develop strategies based on individual student’s strengths and weaknesses, measure progress and adjust as needed. This half-day workshop will introduce special education teachers to what specially designed instruction is, the many different forms it can take and why it is vital to the success of your special education students.

40. Special Education: Specially Designed Instruction

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Special Education Teachers

Dates: 8/14/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

What is so special about Special Education? Under IDEA, every student's IEP must include details regarding specially designed instruction. In other words, what teaching strategies or methods are being used to deliver instruction to classified students so that they are able to achieve their academic goals? Special Education teachers are required to develop strategies based on individual students' strengths and weaknesses, measure progress and adjust as needed. This half-day workshop will introduce special education teachers to what specially designed instruction is, the many different forms it can take and why it is vital to the success of your special education students.

41. Countywide Administrative Retreat

Program: School Improvement

Audience: All administrators

Dates: 8/16/2018

Meeting Times: 8:00am-4:00pm

Location: New Hope Community; Loch Sheldrake

This full-day retreat for all administrators will examine school safety from the human perspective. What are some of the warning signs that someone may be in trouble? What are the risk factors? How can at-risk behaviors be detected? These questions and more will be explored. The morning features presentations by Trooper Vedder--"Critical Incident Response--Planning, Implementation, and After Action"--and Dr. Kevin Smith--"Dangerous Risk Assessment and Intervention Strategies." In the afternoon, groups will be given scenarios for application, evaluation and adjustment of their own plans. Light breakfast and lunch are included. Location: New Hope Community, State Route 52, Loch Sheldrake Districts will be billed by number of attendees.

42. Math: NextGen Standards Secondary- Digging Deep

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Math Teachers 6-12, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/17/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

This workshop will examine the revised NextGen Math Standards for Secondary Grade levels slated for implementation in September 2020. Learn what is changing and when, what to expect, and curricular adaptations that may be necessary. In addition, these revised standards will be accompanied by a renewed emphasis on quality teaching practices and the Standards for Mathematical Practice. *Participants must bring curricular materials as work time will be provided for preparing any needed adjustments.

43. Math: Strategies & Resources for Addressing the Secondary Standards

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Math Tacher 6-12, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/17/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

This interactive workshop will provide participants with the opportunity to practice and reflect on resources and strategies that can be used when delivering ELA instruction at the secondary level.

44. APPR of Teachers-New Certification

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Administrators, Evaluators of Teachers

Dates: 8/20/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

This training is designed for administrators who have never been certified as a lead evaluator under 3012d. Topics include: the NYS Teaching Standards; evidence-based observation techniques; SLOs; use of state-approved rubrics; SIRS; scoring methodologies; and specific considerations in evaluating teachers of English Language Learners and students with disabilities.

45. DASA

Program: School Improvement

Audience: Teacher aides, teacher candidates, teaching assistants, teachers, administrators, district leaders

Dates: 8/20/2018 to 8/22/2018

Meeting Times: 4:00pm-6:00pm 8/20,21,22

TRAINING IN HARASSMENT, BULLYING, CYBER BULLING, AND DISCRIMINATION IN SCHOOLS: PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION Open discussion, reflection, activities, case studies, handouts, resources, and more. Topics to be covered: Diversity, Multi-Cultural Schools, Effects of Harassment, Bullying, Cyberbullying, Discrimination on Student School Climate, Code of Conduct,Prevention/Intervention, Early Warning Signs, Dignity for All Students Act, Definitions, and Reporting Requirements REQUIRED DASA TRAINING PROGRAM FOR PROFESSIONALS. CERTIFICATE AWARDED AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE TRAINING DAY. This is a 3-part training. Participant must attend all 3 sessions to be certified.

46. ELA: A Close Look at Close Reading and Text Complexity

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: ELA Teachers 3-8, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/20/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

Close reading is thoughtful, critical analysis of a text that focuses on significant details orpatterns in order to develop a deep, precise understanding of the text’s form, craft, meanings, etc. It is a key requirement of the NYS Standards and directs the reader’s attention to the text itself. Participants will learn more about what close reading is, explore what forms it can take in the classroom, the importance of prioritizing instructional time for close reading, selecting text and explicitly teaching steps for completing a close read.

47. Ed Tech: Virtual Reality-Explore Classroom Possibilities

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: All Teachers, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/21/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

The increase in accessibility of virtual reality in the classroom allows teachers to share engaging experiences with their students. We will demonstrate a few tools using virtual reality that can be used in the classroom to experience places and events that students would not normally be able to experience. We will explore apps such as Google, Expeditions, Sites in VR, Youtube, and virtual reality developed by the New York Times.

48. ELA & Social Studies: NexGen Standards- Secondary Bootcamp

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers 6-12

Dates: 8/22/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

The Next Generation ELA Standards are going to be implemented and assessed in the 2020-2021 school year. This upcoming school year will begin our first of two capacity building years, preparing teachers to be able to implement these revised standards. The morning will focus on ELA and the afternoon will focus on Social Studies. During the ELA portion, we will focus on an overview of the NextGen ELA Standards and related resources such as the introductions, Practices of Lifelong Readers and Writers, released briefs, and the cross-walk documents. In SS we will take a fresh look at SS standards, practices, and framework as we navigate toward more stimulus-based materials and higher level thinking for students. Where do we go from here?

49. Interdisciplinary:Experienced Mentor Training

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers

Dates: 8/22/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-11:30am

Experienced mentors will convene to review the principles of effective mentoring and to share their own practices.

50. Ed Teach: Tech Toolbox for the Digital Classroom

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: All Grade Levels, Teachers

Dates: 8/23/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

Come learn about the essential tools to develop an efficient workflow, engage students, and elevate learning! This is a hands-on workshop diving deep into iPad apps, Book Creator, SeeSaw, QR Reader, Plickers, Socrative, Kahoot, Expeditions and more! We will set you up for a successful school year.

51. Interdisciplinary: New Teacher Mentor Training

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: New Mentors

Dates: 8/23/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

What does it take to be a strong mentor? The purpose of this workshop is to explore research-based mentoring standards and develop a practice that will better ensure retention of new teachers. This workshop will prepare experienced teachers to be effective mentors.

52. Social Studies: Digging Deep-Stimulus- Based Multiple Choice & Constructed Response

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: K-12 Social Studies Teachers, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/23/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

Let’s prepare our students for the Stimulus-based MC and CRQ questions. K-12 teachers are invited to collaborate and enhance success for their students as they travel through the grades in Social Studies. This workshop is designed to cultivate ultimate usage of SS practices in order to foster higher level thinking and stimulus- based mastery.

53. Social Studies: Digging Deep- Enduring Issues Essay in Social Studies

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: K-12 Social Studies Teachers, Instructional Coaches

Dates: 8/24/2018

Meeting Times: 12:00pm-3:00pm

Let’s prepare our students for the E. I. E. K- 12 teachers are invited to collaborate and enhance success for their students as they travel through the grades in Social Studies. This workshop is designed to cultivate ultimate usage of SS practices in order to foster higher level thinking and stimulus-based mastery .

54. Science: the Physical Setting Curriculum and Concepts, PK-5

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: PK-5 Teachers, Intructional Coaches

Dates: 8/27/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30am-3:00pm

This session is designed to familiarize elementary teachers with the life science content associated with their particular level. DCIs will be examined and teachers will develop an understanding of how knowledge progresses through the grade levels. Teachers will review their current lesson and unit plans and identify changes that will need to place in order to provide the delivery of 3 -dimensional instruction. Content area resources will be evaluated and shared.

55. Instructional Strategies for Effective Differentiation

Program: Special Education Technical Assistance Support Center (SETASC)

Audience: Teachers K-12

Dates: 8/28/2018

Meeting Times: 12:30pm-3:30pm

In this workshop, participants will focus on differentiating instruction in all grade levels. In addition, participants will apply an understanding of differentiation and use instructional strategies to engage all students in the learning process. The participants will be able to take lesson plans and create activities to meet all student’s needs.

56. Interdisciplinary: Experienced Mentor Training

Program: Arts In Education / Instructional Support Services

Audience: Teachers

Dates: 8/30/2018

Meeting Times: 12:30pm-3:30pm

Experienced mentors will convene to review the principles of effective mentoring and to share their own practices.

57. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 9/12/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

58. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 10/10/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

59. MaKey-MaKey - Academic Ways to Use in the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 10/16/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30 am-3:00 pm

New
A MaKey-MaKey is a small invention kit that comes with a MaKey-MaKey board, wires, alligator clips and a USB cable. Student will learn how to create simple circuits turning ordinary household items into programmable controls panels. During our time together, we will step through several first projects and challenges you can do with your students. At the end of the day, you will have your own MaKey-MaKey kit for your classroom!

60. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 11/14/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

61. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 12/12/2018

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

62. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 1/9/2019

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

63. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 2/13/2019

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

64. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 3/13/2019

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

65. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 4/10/2019

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

66. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 5/8/2019

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials

67. School Business Officials

Program: Business Office

Dates: 6/12/2019

Meeting Times: 8:30AM- 11:00AM

New
Monthly meeting with component school district Business Officials