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  • Marin County Suicide Prevention Collaborative Meeting - December 2, 2020

    You are invited to participate in the following event around suicide prevention. We can all play a role in suicide prevention. Here’s how:

    Attend the upcoming Marin County Suicide Prevention Collaborative Meeting. Our next Collaborative meeting is scheduled for Wednesday December 2 at 2 pm. Register here. What can you do to raise awareness about suicide prevention in our community? 1) Be sure to register and attend!, 2) bring a friend or colleague and stay connected, and 3) share the attached announcement on your social media or email network so that we can reach our Marin community. Please share this invitation widely!

    5 Key Principles for Quality Distance Learning Virtual Mini Sessions - December 1 - 15, 2020

    Embark on synchronous learning experiences focused on the 5 Key Principles for Quality Distance Learning.  Each 30 minute interactive learning session is followed by an optional 15 minute Q&A.  Sessions are free and open to all educators.  Participate in any or all sessions.  Please see the attached flyer for registration information.

    • Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - Student & Teacher Connection - Big Idea: Teacher Presence
    • Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - Learning Structure and Sequence of Instruction - Big Idea: Accelerate Student Learning
    • Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - Content Presentation - Big Idea: Learner Variability and UDL Design
    • Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - Collaboration Opportunities - Big Idea: Exploring Collaborative Activities
    • Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - Feedback Opportunities - Big Idea: Creating Feedback Opportunities

     A Safer Way to Holiday 2020

    This Holiday Season we urge all to understand and follow Public Health guidance to help ensure the safety of our schools and community during this critical moment in the COVID-19 pandemic.  With case rates increasing in our community, region, state, and nation, it is important to take these guidelines seriously.  Please see the attached guidelines "A Safer Way to Holiday 2020" for Holiday travel and Holiday gathering tips from the Marin County Health and Human Services, the Marin Prevention Network, and the Marin County Office of Education.  Wishing everyone a happy and safe Holiday Season!

    Marin Child Care Council's Holiday Gift Drive - December 1 - 18, 2020

    All kids deserve a great Christmas and you can help make that happen!  Please drop off a new unwrapped toy or gift card at Marin Child Care Council, 555 Northgate Drive, Suite 105, San Rafael.  Thank you for your generosity!

    Social Emotional Wellness Series Offering from the Marin County Office of Education

    The attached flyer shows the Social Emotional Wellness offerings from the Marin County Office of Education for the months of December 2020 and January 2021.  Please look under the tab "Education Services" for more information on 'Talk Saves Lives', 'Emotional Intelligence', and 'Pure Edge' seminars.  All seminars can be accessed virtually and a link will be sent after registration is completed.