Catalog: Sullivan County BOCES (WR)

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1. Tweeter Teacher

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/23/2017

Starting Today
Tweeting and Blogging can be great ways to connect with parents. Utilize these tools to show how you are engaged in your community for your teacher evaluation, or for the intrinsic desire to engage in your community.

2. Assessment and Grading Council

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 3/27/2017

NewStarting Soon
Meeting of the Assessment and Grading Council of the Monticello Central School District. Open to members of the Council only.

3. Social Studies Leadership Council #3

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 3/29/2017

Starting Soon
Become and ambassador for your school or district by attending quarterly meetings to learn about NYSED news and initiatives in the area of Social Studies. Work collaboratively to share exciting teaching strategies, tools and websites. Members of the council will share information they learn with their colleagues and be a "point" person in charge of disseminating pertinent information in Social Studies.

4. Digital Assessment in the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 3/31/2017

Assessment driven instruction is key to student success. With quality digital assessment tools, it can be easier and more engaging than ever before. This workshop will look at a variety of different digital assessment tools that are available on any device.

5. SLS - New York City Libraries Tour Dutchess, Sullivan, and Ulster School Library Systems

Program: School Library System

Audience: Sullivan County SLS members only

Dates: 4/1/2017

Location: unless you are using your own transportation

Join us for a tour of two of NYC’s most famous libraries - The Morgan Library & Museum and the New York Public Library’s Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. The group will take the Metro North Train to/from Beacon to Grand Central. You will have lunch on your own and time to explore in between the tours. AGENDA: 8:50-9:00 Meet at Beacon Metro North Platform (9:08 train to Grand Central) – Don’t be late! 9:00-9:05 Board Metro North Train as a group 9:08 Leave Beacon Train station 10:43 Arrive in Grand Central 10:45 Walk to the Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Ave at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016 Anyone not riding the train should meet at the front entrance of the Morgan on Madison Ave. 11:15-12:45 Morgan Library & Museum - Private docent-led tour including the library and current exhibitions. 12:45-2:45 Lunch on your own 2:50 Meet at the front of the NYPL entrance on 5th Avenue (at the Lions) 3:00-4:30 New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, 476 Fifth Avenue (42nd Street and Fifth Avenue), New York, NY 10018 – Private docent-led tour including the history and architecture of the Schwarzman building (possibly including the new exhibition Love in Venice examining the literary, artistic, musical and cultural aspects of Venice. 4:30-5:05 Walk back to train station, pick up food/drink for train 5:05 Meet at train platform (outside of the train) 5:14-6:42 Train back to Beacon

6. ELA Assessment Building for Grades 9-10

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/3/2017

7. Physical Education Assessment Project

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/3/2017

Physical education teachers will participate in review and development of subject area/ grade level questions that will be incorporated into a question bank. The question bank will be used to create pre- and post- assessments in Sullivan county.

8. Assessment and Grading Council

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/3/2017

Meeting of the Assessment and Grading Council of the Monticello Central School District. Open to members of the Council only.

9. SLS - The Bridge Between Textbook, Inquiry, and Technology

Program: School Library System

Audience: educators

Dates: 4/3/2017

During this 1-hour instructed webinar participants will become familiar with a selection of interactive eBooks for grades 3-7. Designed to support New York's local history, culture and government units, the Spotlight on New York series includes instruction and assessments addressing: essential questions, NYS Common Core Learning Standards (CCLS) and inquiry and project based learning. TOPICS INCLUDE: Using the eBooks to address diverse learning styles and variety of reading levels, Primary and secondary sources for student analysis, Biographies of key figures, Academic and domain-specific vocabulary and Extensive lesson plans aligned to new SS framework. ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL KNOW AND BE ABLE TO: Identify the Spotlight on NY eBook titles that are available to support the social studies curriculum and NYS CCLS, Access the rich media support that is available in each eBook, and Become familiar with the SoNY Instructional Lesson Planning Guide. The eBooks were purchased by the Sullivan School Library System and are available to all of our district educators and students. There are 14 titles in the series. To access the eBooks go to http://www.rosenlearningcenter.com/. Contact you school librarian for the remote username and password.

10. Initial Bloodbourne Pathogens/Right to Know

Program: Health & Safety Coordination

Dates: 4/4/2017

Initial Bloodbourne Pathogens/Right to Know

11. Math Leadership Group

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/4/2017

Math leaders from around the county to discuss issues related to the world of math.

12. Social Studies Research and Development Team Grade 9

Program: Sullivan County Teacher Center

Dates: 4/4/2017

The Prototype for the NEW Global and US History Regents has been rolled out. Now What? Join the R&D team to build a comprehensive "library" of primary sources and other stimuli that addresses all 3 parts of the new Regents Exams in Social Studies. Teachers will commit to 4 meetings this school year to build the virtual library and create the questions that will prepare our students for the new and rigorous assessment.

13. Health Education Assessment Project

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/4/2017

Health educators will participate in review and development of subject area/ grade level questions that will be incorporated into a question bank. The question bank will be used to create pre- and post- assessments in Sullivan county.

14. Get Students Excited for Summer Reading

Program: School Library System

Audience: educators

Dates: 4/4/2017

" Join us for a 1-hour instructed webinar, highlighting ready to use and custom reading lists. We will share practical examples you can use in your libraries to support summer reading programs. Learning Objective: Create Custom Reading Lists to share with students and families for summer reading programs. Teachingbooks is provided by Sullivan BOCES School Library System funding. "

15. Make Google Great Again

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/4/2017

Learn to add even more functionality to your Google Docs, Forms, and Sheets with Google Add-ons! This webinar is intended for users that are already comfortable using Google Drive.

16. Bring Computer Science to your School

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/5/2017

This workshop is designed for those curious about coding but have little to no experience. Come and explore what coding can look like in your classroom. You will be introduced to computer science in a format that's fun and accessible to all learners.

17. SCCITA

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/5/2017

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18. Social Studies Research and Development Team Grade 10

Program: Sullivan County Teacher Center

Dates: 4/5/2017

The Prototype for the NEW Global and US History Regents has been rolled out. Now What? Join the R&D team to build a comprehensive "library" of primary sources and other stimuli that addresses all 3 parts of the new Regents Exams in Social Studies. Teachers will commit to 4 meetings this school year to build the virtual library and create the questions that will prepare our students for the new and rigorous assessment.

19. Science Assessment Project -- All Areas

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/5/2017

These meetings are designed for science teachers to participate in discussions concerning future statewide revisions in science education. NGSS, CC and NYSSLS (draft) standards and updates will be examined. Instructional priorities in grade and subject areas will be developed in order to determine resources and professional development needed as NYSED implements the Strategic Plan for Science. Information sharing, professional practices and curriculum enhancement will be an integral part of the agenda. The meetings will provide a venue for curriculum exploration and teacher interaction in a collegial atmosphere. Teachers will be able to share and communicate science education updates and information with their district colleagues. If possible, each teacher attending is asked to bring an item of interest for the group.

20. Teaching in the 1:1 Environment

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/5/2017

So you have 1:1 devices in your classroom"¦ now what? This webinar will explore ways to improve your instruction with access to one-to-one student devices.

21. Social Studies Research and Development Team Grade 11

Program: Sullivan County Teacher Center

Dates: 4/6/2017

The Prototype for the NEW Global and US History Regents has been rolled out. Now What? Join the R&D team to build a comprehensive "library" of primary sources and other stimuli that addresses all 3 parts of the new Regents Exams in Social Studies. Teachers will commit to 4 meetings this school year to build the virtual library and create the questions that will prepare our students for the new and rigorous assessment.

22. Vertical Alignment: Math Grades K, 2, 4 and 6

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/6/2017

Why am I teaching it this way? Take a journey through the standards and collaborate with teachers from other grades while we examine the progression of each state standard.

23. Family and Consumer Science Assessment Project

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/6/2017

Questions will be added to assessment bank.

24. CSE Chairperson Committee Meeting

Program: Special Ed

Audience: CSE Chairperson Committee

Dates: 4/6/2017

CSE Chairperson Committee Meeting

25. School Business Officials Mtg

Program: Business Office

Dates: 4/12/2017

Monthly Mtg to Discuss Component and District specific needs

26. Social Studies for Elementary School Teachers and Students

Program: Sullivan County Teacher Center

Dates: 4/19/2017

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Can't find the time in your busy day to teach Social Studies? Are you and your students missing important Social Studies instruction? Register for this workshop if you are interested in putting Social Studies back on the map in your classroom. Explore strategies to integrate ELA and SS. Inquiry frames on engageny and the OU Boces website will be used and adapted/modified to meet the needs of you and your students.

27. Intro to Google Apps for Education

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/19/2017

In this webinar, we will investigate the benefits of using Google Chrome as your default web browser and learn to install extensions. Then, we will look at ways to use Google Docs, Forms, Calendar, and Gmail to improve your teaching, as well as some additional applications beyond the core Google Suite.

28. Elementary Principals' Meeting

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/20/2017

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29. Let's Look at Earth Systems: Erosion!!!

Program: Sullivan County Teacher Center

Dates: 4/20/2017

30. Tech Tool Showcase

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/20/2017

Speed around the web collecting resources that you can use tomorrow in your class!

31. Engaging and Challenging Your Gifted Students

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/21/2017

" Discover how to identify and engage your gifted and talented students! Though nearly five million students qualify for gifted and talented education in the US, many exceptional learners "fly under the radar." Because they are not appropriately challenged in the classroom, they may never meet their full potential-in school or in life. This workshop is designed to equip classroom teachers with information and strategies to spot, advocate for, engage, and challenge exceptional learners in their classrooms. Participants will learn how to recognize the challenges of each child, identify the five unexpected traits of exceptional learners, and adjust your teaching to meet the needs of all learners. Targeted Audience: K-12 Teachers

32. Gamification Options for the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/21/2017

Learn some different options for gamifying your classroom using technology.  Tools will be given for any device.

33. LOTE Leadership Group

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/21/2017

Lote leaders will meet.

34. AP Council

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/24/2017

35. DBT Outcomes and Feedback

Program: Special Ed

Audience: Mental Health Professionals working in schools

Dates: 4/25/2017

This training presents a simple algorithm to assist teachers in determining whether to ignore a behavior, or shape an alternative behavior. It will present Mental Health Professionals with a worksheet they can use with teachers to support them in successfully shaping student behaviors to reinforce new skill use in children and help teachers to avoid inadvertently reinforcing undesirable behaviors.

36. Secondary Principals' Meeting

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/25/2017

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37. Making the Most of Google

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/25/2017

Starting to get comfortable using Google apps? Let's step it up a notch. This webinar will go deeper into the use of the Docs Suite, Gmail, and calendar, as well as taking a look at Google Sites, Forms, MyMaps, and more.

38. DASA Share Groups

Program: School Improvement

Audience: Building and district DASA coordinators

Dates: 4/26/2017

The Dignity for All Students Act was enacted in 2012. It is a state law to ensure all public schools adopt a comprehensive approach to foster for all students a safe and supportive environment free from discrimination, intimidation, taunting, harassment, and bullying. This "share" group will meet quarterly to discuss and share efforts made in their schools and districts to better ensure this environment.

39. Flipped Learning Academy: Session 1

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 4/26/2017

This two day hands-on workshop will get you started in flipping your classroom. Learn how to present video learning in your classroom that is engaging for your students and a powerful classroom experience. As the lectures are done for "homework"�, or in class, you are now free to circulate in the room helping students individually or in small groups. What else do I do with my students during class? We will spend time exploring project-based and blended learning components that will bring the students' understanding of the content to a whole new level. The goal of the workshop is to flip at least one lesson at the end of the three days. After completion of this workshop participants are encouraged to join the Flipped Learning Support Group for continued learning and support.

40. Vertical Alignment: Math Grades 1, 3, 5 and 7

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/27/2017

Why am I teaching it this way? Take a journey through the standards and collaborate with teachers from other grades while we examine the progression of each state standard.

41. Family and Consumer Science Leadership Meeting

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/27/2017

Leaders of FACS will meet.

42. Integrated Co-Teaching

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/28/2017

The purpose of this workshop is to provide co-teaching partners with a strong foundation for establishing and maintaining a successful co-teaching partnership and classroom. Co-Teachers will develop knowledge of the six co-teaching models, when each is appropriate, and benefits/cautions for each. *Participants should come prepared with current curriculum and/or resources being used in the classroom. Targeted Audience: Elementary Level General Education and Special Education Co-Teachers *Co-teaching partners are encouraged to attend together for maximum benefit.

43. Science Leadership Meeting All Areas/Grade Levels

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 4/28/2017

44. Exploring the Social Studies Practices.....Focus on Geographic Reasoning

Program: Sullivan County Teacher Center

Dates: 5/2/2017

Unpack the Social Studies Practices for your grade level to gain a better understanding of the skills that your students should be demonstrating. In this workshop, we will explore all of the Geographic Reasoning skills and discuss what they should look like in your class...What are some formative and summative assessments that engage students in this particular practice? How can I use the inquiry frames that are available to me to teach geographic reasoning? How can I identify the geographic skills that my students are lacking and address those gaps? Workshop participants will work on developing teaching tools that can be used in their instructional practices.

45. Initial Bloodbourne Pathogens/Right to Know

Program: Health & Safety Coordination

Dates: 5/3/2017

Initial Bloodbourne Pathogens/Right to Know

46. SLS - Nat'l Library of Medicine's Online Playground: K-12 Science and Health Education Resources

Program: School Library System

Audience: K-12 Science and Health Teachers

Dates: 5/3/2017

Location: NA

This presentation will introduce free K-12 resources from the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Resources span a variety of subjects including biology, careers, chemistry, environmental health, forensics and medical technology, general health, genetics, health information tutorials, and HIV/AIDS.
Academic pressures, time constraints, and the diverse needs of teenagers can make it tough to differentiate instruction in the middle and high school grades. However, you can overcome those challenges! This workshop will focus on how to create a healthy classroom community that embraces students' unique qualities, translate Common Core curriculum into learning goals that are fit to be differentiated, uncover students' learning needs and interests and tailor tasks accordingly, and engage all students in learning, regardless of their background, native language, learning style, motivation, or readiness. Targeted Audience: Secondary Teachers *Participants should come prepared with current curriculum and/or resources being used in the classroom.

48. Teaching in a 1:1 Device Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/5/2017

Access to 1:1 student devices in your classroom? This powerful resource will allow for a dramatic shift in your teaching practices. Harness the power of technology to engage your students and provide the ultimate 21st century learning experience for your students.
In this second session of our literacy series, teachers will fine tune the literacy tools they designed and share with other workshop participants.

50. QR Codes in the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/10/2017

This workshop will focus on using QR Codes as an instructional aide. QR are codes are great to link to websites but you can also link to your own material. Demonstration will include how to create instructional videos using Explain Everything on the iPad as well as uploading those videos to YouTube. Finally we will generate a few ideas for using QR Codes in the core subjects.

51. SCCITA

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 5/10/2017

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52. School Business Officials Mtg

Program: Business Office

Dates: 5/10/2017

Monthly Mtg to Discuss Component and District specific needs

53. Social Studies Leadership Council #4

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 5/10/2017

Become and ambassador for your school or district by attending quarterly meetings to learn about NYSED news and initiatives in the area of Social Studies. Work collaboratively to share exciting teaching strategies, tools and websites. Members of the council will share information they learn with their colleagues and be a "point" person in charge of disseminating pertinent information in Social Studies.

54. Getting Started with Office 365 in the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/10/2017

This webinar will dig into the tools available for educators with an Office 365 subscription. We will examine the benefits of cloud-based storage, the collaborative capabilities of Microsoft OneDrive, and lastly look at using OneNote to power your instruction with the OneNote Class Notebook.

55. SLS - 4th Quarterly Council Mtg. & Workshop

Program: School Library System

Audience: library personnel

Dates: 5/11/2017

During our meeting, we will be reviewing the database purchases for next year.

56. CSE Chairperson Committee Meeting

Program: Special Ed

Audience: CSE Chairperson Committee

Dates: 5/11/2017

CSE Chairperson Committee Meeting

57. HyperDocs 101

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/11/2017

This webinar will take a look at how to improve a typical Google Doc into an interactive "Hyperdoc". Transform your teaching with hyperdocs so all of your students are constantly engage.

58. Secondary Principals' Meeting

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 5/16/2017

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59. QR Codes in the Classroom

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/16/2017

Quick Response (QR) codes are easy to create and have many uses in the classroom. In this webinar, learn how to create Scavenger Hunts, change up your normal routine, have students check their own answers, and save valuable classroom time using QR Codes. Device with QR Reader required for this webinar.

60. SLS - Get Students Excited for Summer Reading

Program: School Library System

Audience: educators

Dates: 5/16/2017

Join us for a 1-hour instructed webinar, highlighting ready to use and custom reading lists. We will share practical examples you can use in your libraries to support summer reading programs. Learning Objective: Create Custom Reading Lists to share with students and families for summer reading programs. Teachingbooks is provided by Sullivan BOCES School Library System funding.

61. Elementary Principals' Meeting

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 5/18/2017

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62. Engaging Students with Technology Over the Summer

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 5/23/2017

This webinar will examine some practical ways to keep your students engaged over the summer by using technology!

63. Art & Music Leadership Council

Program: School Improvement

Audience: Teacher leaders of the arts

Dates: 5/25/2017

This program is designed for Art and Music teachers who will lead district discussions and facilitate meetings regarding implementation of Art and Music curriculm. Key instructional priorities and assessment practices will be discussed. Professional development resources wil be shared. Part of each session will be devoted to the development of plans for sharing/turn keying critical information within districts.
Teachers will explore the IFC and develop a research project in Social Studies.

65. Initial Bloodbourne Pathogens/Right to Know

Program: Health & Safety Coordination

Dates: 6/6/2017

Initial Bloodbourne Pathogens/Right to Know

66. SCCITA

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 6/7/2017

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67. School Business Officials Mtg

Program: Business Office

Dates: 6/7/2017

Monthly Mtg to Discuss Component and District specific needs

68. Flipped Learning Academy: Session 2

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 6/7/2017

This two day hands-on workshop will get you started in flipping your classroom. Learn how to present video learning in your classroom that is engaging for your students and a powerful classroom experience. As the lectures are done for "homework"��½, or in class, you are now free to circulate in the room helping students individually or in small groups. What else do I do with my students during class? We will spend time exploring project-based and blended learning components that will bring the students' understanding of the content to a whole new level. The goal of the workshop is to flip at least one lesson at the end of the three days. After completion of this workshop participants are encouraged to join the Flipped Learning Support Group for continued learning and support.

69. NWEA Training: Applying Reports

Program: School Improvement

Audience: Lead teachers/ instructional coaches/ curriculum leaders

Dates: 6/8/2017

Learn to:


• access, interpret, and apply MAP reports used by teachers and instructional coaches such as the Teacher/Class Report and Class Breakdown Reports


• meet individual student needs by identifying targeted instructional groups based on MAP goal area performance data


• boost differentiation efforts by connecting groups of students to skills in the MAP Learning Continuum


• access, interpret, and apply student growth data using the Achievement Status and Growth Reports


• develop sound student learning goals using growth projections and learning statements from the Student Goal Setting Worksheet and the Learning Continuum


• engage students in goal setting and build shared ownership of data with students and parents There is a cost associated with this workshop to be dependent upon the number of registrants. Minimum of 20 participants is required.

70. CSE Chairperson Committee Meeting

Program: Special Ed

Audience: CSE Chairperson Committee

Dates: 6/8/2017

CSE Chairperson Committee Meeting

71. Intermediate Google Apps for Education

Program: Model Schools

Dates: 6/9/2017

This session is intended for users that are already familiar with creating Google Docs. We will be getting into some more advanced uses of the Google Docs Suite and the power of "Add-ons". We will then move on to making our first Google Form and begin using Google Classroom.

72. Setting You and Your Students Up for Success

Program: School Improvement

Dates: 6/9/2017

With the current school year coming to a close, the new school year will be here before we know it! This interactive workshop examines teacher reflection in regards to setting goals for you and your students as well as the importance and benefits of student self-assessment and student-led conferences. Targeted Audience: K-12 Teachers