Ed Tech Series - November 7, 2017
On November 7th the Ed Tech workshop topic will be "Robotics & Use of STEM Concepts" and will outline the use of robotics and other tools that teachers are using to encourage strategic thinking from their students. This is an ongoing, through April 2018, series featuring the latest tech tools that our pupils use. See the attached flyer for series and registration information.
Teacherland Inside the Myth of the American Educator - November 8, 2017
How do you manage a room of energetic adolescents and ensure everyone is learning? What happens when some students begin with a distinct disadvantage while others have every opportunity? How do collegues and friends help counteract the profession's inherent isolation? These are a few of the questions Teacherland considers with the ultimate goals of improving our educational system by humanizing the teaching profession. Click here to register for the event!
LCAP & Accountability Series - November 9th and 16th, 2017
Continuing in this series, the two November workshops are a great opportunity to plan, review, and improve your District Dashboard! See the attached flyer for this and other workshops in this series.
Capturing Kids' Hearts 1 - November 30-December 1, 2017
Capturing Kids' Hearts 1 is an immersive, participatory experience. Teachers, staff, and administrators learn and practice skills they will use and model in their classrooms, schools and districts. See the attached flyer for more information.
Project Based Learning 101 - December 6-8, 2017
Join this three-day introductory PBL workshop. Participants will design, assess, and manage a rigorous, relevant, standards-based project. Please see flyer for more information and registration.
Intentional Talk_with Academic-Conversations - December 7, 2017
This is an opportunity to work on the implementation of instructional strategies with intentional protocols and routines in the classroom that facilitate academic conversations. The goal is to learn new strategies each session and to then go back into the classroom, implement and video these strategies in action.
Math Fluency & Problem Solving Follow-Up Session - December 11, 2017
The focus is on embedding fluency throughout all math lessons and incorporating math practices into the development of problem solving skills. Specifically for classroom teachers, teacher leaders and special education teachers Grades TK-5.
Mindfulness - December 13, 2017
Ronen Habib will lead a 3-day Mindfulness series - December 13, February 28, and March 28. This workshop includes techniques to: Increase resilience for yourself and your students; nurture a more positive classroom culture; cultivate more focus and engagement; equip your students with skills to manage stress; and, motivate even the most reluctant learner. For additional information and registration, please see the attached flyer.