Upcoming Professional Development Workshops

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February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Substitute License Training for Short-Term Substitute Teaching

Audience: Future Short Term Substitute Teachers, Future Regular Substitute Teachers, and Current Substitute Teachers
PD Clock Hours: N/A
Presenter: Johnna Terwelp
Food: N/A
Location: Virtual Via Zoom

If you have an Associate’s degree OR have completed 60 or more semester hours of college coursework, YOU could be a substitute teacher for area schools.

 

You must complete this training and pay a $25.00 application fee, and then you are ready to apply for substitute positions in surrounding Illinois districts. You will be able to substitute in all grades of public schools, pre-kindergarten through grade 12. A short-term substitute license will be valid until June 30, 2023.

 

Although not required for regular substitute teachers, the training is also open and available to those educators as well.

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February 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

SEL Series: Using Compassion as a Tool for Emotional Wellness

Audience: Everyone
Fee: $Free
PD Clock Hours: 1
Presenter: Leslie Vigor
Food: N/A
Location: Virtual Via Zoom

Compassion helps us deal with challenges and can be used as a tool for resiliency. Perspective gives us a lens to understand and empathize with others during difficult moments. Come learn how compassion for yourself and others can strengthen your well being.

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March 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Substitute License Training for Short-Term Substitute Teaching

Audience: Future Short Term Substitute Teachers, Future Regular Substitute Teachers, and Current Substitute Teachers
PD Clock Hours: N/A
Presenter: Johnna Terwelp
Food: N/A
Location: Virtual Via Zoom

If you have an Associate’s degree OR have completed 60 or more semester hours of college coursework, YOU could be a substitute teacher for area schools.

 

You must complete this training and pay a $25.00 application fee, and then you are ready to apply for substitute positions in surrounding Illinois districts. You will be able to substitute in all grades of public schools, pre-kindergarten through grade 12. A short-term substitute license will be valid until June 30, 2023.

 

Although not required for regular substitute teachers, the training is also open and available to those educators as well.

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March 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Returning to the Mind: Learning as a Path to Resilience

Audience: Everyone
Fee: $Free
PD Clock Hours: 1
Presenter: Leslie Vigor
Food: N/A
Location: Virtual Via Zoom

When we have a difficult moment spring up in life, engaging with curiosity helps us to find solutions. Being a learner about problems that arise helps to create resilience and helps us to survive adversity. Explore this concept in this session.

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April 24 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

SEL Series: Using Change to Create a Resilient You

Audience: Everyone
Fee: $Free
PD Clock Hours: 1
Presenter: Leslie Vigor
Food: N/A
Location: Virtual Via Zoom

No matter what stage of life we are in, we can count on CHANGE. We can let it defeat us, or we can have the courage to face it head on and WIN. Join me as we explore this concept of resiliency.

 

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April 25 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Crucial Conversations

Audience: All Educators, Administrators, Support Staff, Clinical, etc
Fee: $Free
PD Clock Hours: 6.5
Presenter: Katie Algrim
Food: Lunch On Your Own
Location: Quincy Holiday Inn 4821 Oak Quincy, Il 62301

This course provides educators strategies and skills to effectively disagree rather than avoid or ignore conflict. Educators will turn disagreement into dialogue for improved relationships and results. Participants will apply, practice, discuss, and reflect on the 9 powerful skill sets to master dialogue.

 

Seat Paid for by Area 3 SEL Hub

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May 22 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

SEL Series: Implementing Play and Celebration for a Joyful Peaceful Life

Audience: Everyone
Fee: $Free
PD Clock Hours: 1
Presenter: Leslie Vigor
Food: N/A
Location: Virtual Via Zoom

Without joy, life is just BLAH. Humans need play, fun, and celebration to have an anchor in difficult moments. Come explore the concept of play and celebration as an aid for intentionally building a resilient YOU.

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June 13 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Understanding and Teaching Children Affected by Poverty

Audience: All educators and school staff members, Community Members, etc
PD Clock Hours: 6.5
Presenter: Krista Leh, Ed.D of Resonance Education Consulting
Food: Lunch On Your Own
Location: Quincy Holiday Inn 4821 Oak Quincy, Il 62301

This training is designed for educators and community members who wish to build a deeper understanding of the needs of children and families affected by poverty. Poverty is not merely a financial situation, but also includes emotional, mental, spiritual, and physical aspects. We will examine the critical role that support systems, resources, relationships, and role models play as intervening factors.

*Paid for by the Area 3 SEL Hub

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June 20 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Restorative Practices-Quincy

Audience: All Educators, Administrators, Support Staff, Clinical, etc
PD Clock Hours: 3.5
Presenter: Dr. Scott Adreon
Food: N/A
Location: Quincy Holiday Inn 4821 Oak Quincy, Il 62301

This interactive workshop will introduce you to Restorative Practices that can be implemented in the classroom and school. Come prepared to practice activities and strategies that will help your students create a supportive and positive climate.

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June 21 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Restorative Practices-Jacksonville

Audience: All Educators, Administrators, Support Staff, Clinical, etc
PD Clock Hours: 3.5
Presenter: Dr. Scott Adreon
Food: N/A
Location: Jacksonville Middle School Auditorium – 664 South Lincoln Avenue, Jacksonville, IL 62650

This interactive workshop will introduce you to Restorative Practices that can be implemented in the classroom and school. Come prepared to practice activities and strategies that will help your students create a supportive and positive climate.

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August 1 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Youth Mental Health First Aid – Jacksonville

Audience: All educators and community members who work with youth
PD Clock Hours: 6.5
Presenter: Leslie Vigor
Food: N/A
Location: Jacksonville Central Office Professional Development Room 837 N Main St, Jacksonville, IL 62650

Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adolescents ages 12-18. You will build skills and the confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to young people who are struggling. You will also learn how to help connect them to appropriate support.

*Paid for by the Area 3 SEL Hub

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ROE #1 Worskhop Payment Information

All workshop payments must be made electronically in advance via credit/debit card or school purchase order. 

ROE #1 Workshop Cancellation Policy

No refunds will be provided for workshops. 

ROE #1 reserves the right to cancel a workshop due to low registration enrollment, presenter cancellation, and/or other unforeseen circumstances.  All fees will be returned if a workshop is cancelled.