Professional Development Calendar

May 2021

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  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - ELLs/MLLs - Scaffolding Content Instruction for English Learners - Session 3 presented by Mindy LiBassi - 2:30-4pm
  • Preparing Your Students for the English Regents Exam (Part I): Focus on Reading Comprehension **ONLINE** Presented by Amy Benjamin - 3-5pm
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  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - ELLs/MLLs - Scaffolding Content Instruction for English Learners - Session 3 presented by Mindy LiBassi - 8:30-10am
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Students with Disabilities - Session 3 Part 1 - Utilizing High Leverage Practices to Remove Barriers for Students with Disabilities - presented by Mindy LiBassi - 3-4pm
  • Calling Elementary School Social Workers and Support Staff - Collegial Circle Meetings
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  • Calling Secondary School Social Workers and Support Staff - Collegial Circle Meetings
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Culturally Responsive Education - Session 2 - Creating a Welcoming and Affirming Environment - presented by Tracey Edwards - 2:30-4pm
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  • They Still Can't Spell? Strategies for Remediating Spelling Problems at the Middle and High School Levels **ONLINE** presented by Amy Benjamin - 9-11am
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Families as Partners - Session 2 - Supporting Relationships, Routines and Resources presented by Dr. Karyn Kirschbaum - 2-3:30pm
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Session 2 - Shifting to Online Instruction - Curriculum, Instruction and Assessments presented by Chris Loiodice - 2:30-4pm
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  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Session 3 - Shifting to Online Instruction - Building Relationships, Community and Communication presented by Chris Loiodice - 9-10:30am
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Culturally Responsive Education - Session 3 - High Expectations and Rigorous Instruction - presented by Tracey Edwards - 2:30-4pm
  • School Nurse Conference/School Nursing-Your First Several Years
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Social Emotional Learning- (2-Day) Session 3 - Creating a Professional Learning Culture Based on SEL - presented by Dr. Karyn Kirschbaum - 2-3:30pm
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  • FREE Meet and Greet - LEGO Education **ONLINE** - 10-11am
  • Introduction to Restorative Practices & the Circle Process - PART II **ONLINE** presented by Kira Nurieli, Harmony Strategies - 11:00-2:00pm
  • FREE Meet and Greet - WIXIE (TECH 4 LEARNING) - Student Engagement in the Elementary Classroom **ONLINE** - 2-3pm
  • Book Creator **ONLINE** presented by Michele Fisk - 4-6pm
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Social Emotional Learning- (2-Day) Session 3 - Creating a Professional Learning Culture Based on SEL - presented by Dr. Karyn Kirschbaum - 9-10:30am
  • Focus on Writing for Academic Purposes - Gr 6-12 **ONLINE** Pt 3 - From Speech to Writing presented by Amy Benjamin - 9-11am
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  • FREE Meet and Greet - PASSPORT FOR GOOD - Driving Engagement in the Next School Year **ONLINE** - 10-11am
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  • Preparing Your Students for the Regents Exam (Parts III: Focus on Writing the Literary Analysis Essay) **ONLINE** presented by Amy Benjamin - 9-11am
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  • FREE Meet and Greet - ELEVATE K-12 **ONLINE** - 10-11am
  • School Nurse Conference/School Nursing - Your First Several Years
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  • Helping English Language Learners: Front-Loading Vocabulary Before an In-Class Reading 2-12 **ONLINE** presented by Amy Benjamin - 9-11am
  • Google Slides Virtual Classroom 2-Pt Workshop **ONLINE** presented by Michele Kerr - 4-5:30pm
  • The Paradigm Shift: How Equity is Achieved in Inequitable Spaces **ONLINE** presented by Aaron Johnson - 4-6pm
  • NYSAWA Professional Development and Connections Series - FREE ONLINE Session - Living, Leading, and Learning Connections - 4-5:15pm
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  • Teaching Grammar: What Really Works! 4-12 **ONLINE** presented by Amy Benjamin - 9-11am
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Session 3 - Shifting to Online Instruction - Building Relationships, Community and Communication presented by Chris Loiodice - 2:30-4pm
  • Kahoot, Kami, & Screencastify: Great Tools For Your Teaching Toolbox **ONLINE** presented by Michele Fisk - 4-6pm
  • Trauma Informed Mindfulness Strategies K-12 **ONLINE** presented by Melanie Anderson - 4-6pm
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  • Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) ONLINE TRAINING Six Hour Training in Harassment, Bullying, Cyberbullying, and Discrimination in Schools: Prevention and Intervention
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  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Students with Disabilities - Session 3 - Fine-Tuning Your Virtual/ Blended Learning Community- Parts 2 and 3 - presented by Mindy LiBassi - 2:30-4pm
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  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Families as Partners - Session 3 - Research-based Best Practices that Support Family Partnerships presented by Dr. Karyn Kirschbaum - 9-10:30am
  • Social Studies Coordinator Network Meeting presented by Virginia Harnischfeger - 8:30-11:30am - Location TBD
  • PART 2: Analyzing the Fountas and Pinnell Benchmark Assessment Data and Using it to Inform Instruction 2-Day Training **ONLINE** presented by Kristina Seeley - 8:30-11:30am
  • FREE - Teaching in Remote Learning Environments (TRLE) - Families as Partners - Session 3 - Research-based Best Practices that Support Family Partnerships presented by Dr. Karyn Kirschbaum - 2-3:30pm
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  • Graphic Organizers and Sentence Frames **ONLINE** presented by Amy Benjamin - 9-11am
  • Math Coordinator Network Meeting presented by Mindy LiBassi - 8:30-11:30am - Location TBD
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  • Teaching Writing Through Mentor Texts 6-12 **ONLINE** presented by Amy Benjamin - 9-11am
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