Paraeducator Professional Development Series - Special Education - November 7, 14 and December 5, 2018
There are three professional development opportunities remaining in 2018 that are designed for all paraeducators, regardless of experience, working in classrooms supporting students in special education.
- November 7, 2018 - Supporting Student Success
- November 14, 2018 - Understanding Behavior
- December 5, 2018 - Technology in the Classroom
As part of the Speech and Language Series, the November 8th workshop is an opportunity designed for Speech and Language Specialists and other special educators in our schools. Marin County schools' special educators are eligible for scholarship.
The Gender and Identity Seminar is a personal presentation and discussion on gender and identity presented by River Jackson-Paton, PhD, and Janna Barkin, a local community mother and author.
Designed as part of the Gender and Identity Seminars held on November 14th and 15th, you are invited to attend a screening of Becoming More Visible at Guzman Hall, Dominican University. The screening will be followed by a Panel of Special Guests who will discuss the film and film topics, and answer questions from the audience.
Nina Friedman from the Spahr Center and members of the Q'd In Youth Advisory Committee will facilitate this workshop on gender and identity, providing a framework for understanding gender and how to best support LGBTQ+ students in schools.
There are two follow-up sessions remaining in this Cohort series, November 26, 2018 and January 28, 2019. This series is designed to:
- Set the foundation to implement the use of the math practices
- Build in daily routines to engage students in problem solving skills
- Plan lessons integrating the math practices in fluency, mathematical reasoning, and problem solving
This workshop for Board Members will provide an overview of important laws and review sample scenarios to help navigate common situations.
Beyond Diversity is a powerful, personally transforming, two-day seminar that helps leaders, employees, and organizations understand the impact of race on their lives and their work. Future seminar dates are: December 3-4, 2018, January 28-29, 2019, and March 25-26, 2019.
District Administrative teams focus on deepening the will, skill, knowledge, and capacity of administrators to lead, oversee, and manage the dynamic process of system-wide racial equity transformation. Session three of six sessions is held December 5th and 6th, 2018. Cohort teams of central office and site based leaders, Superintendents, Directors, Principals, and Instructional Coaches should plan to attend.