Upcoming Professional Development Workshops

ALL IN-PERSON PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IS SUSPENDED FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE AND JULY 2020. 

Please come to all in-person PD events with your IEIN number.  You will need this information for your sign in sheet.  If you do not know your IEIN, you can get it by clicking on this link. https://sec3.isbe.net/IWASNET/login.aspx

 

July 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Google Classroom & Google Meets: Putting it all Together

Audience: All Educators and Administrators
Fee: $Free
PD Clock Hours: 3
Presenter: Lisa Schwartz
Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

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    July 30 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    Seesaw Basics

    Audience: All Educators and Administrators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 1.5
    Presenter: Emily Pool, 3rd Grade Teacher, Rooney Elementary Seesaw Ambassador since 2017
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

    Possibly, one of my favorite tools to engage students, involve and connect parents and organize this digital life! In Seesaw students can share work, use creative tools and capture learning (from home or school!) Parents love Seesaw to see what their child is working on and teacher feedback. Come join the sharing fun! A GREAT tool for digital learning and sharing. Geared to K-5, but tool is applicable any grade.

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    July 31 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    Seesaw Advanced

    Audience: All Educators and Administrators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 1.5
    Presenter: Emily Pool, 3rd Grade Teacher, Rooney Elementary Seesaw Ambassador since 2017
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

    With this class, we will practice making activities, attaching to news, explore the many ways that Seesaw can be used as a super tool to connect and engage. This session is meant for educators who have basic knowledge of Seesaw and its functions. We will learn how to provide powerful feedback to students and utilize the power to connect with
    families.

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    August 3 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

    The Big Bang Theory: Positively making a difference in your school and classroom!

    Audience: All Educators and Administrators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 6 (Attendance both days is required.)
    Presenter: Tracy Bugh
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

    TWO DAY WORKSHOP: August 3rd and August 4th from 8:30-11:30 each day.

    Beginning with a clip from the popular sitcom of the same name, we will practice using researched based techniques to use positive reinforcement and language to change the culture of your classroom and/or school! This will not be sit and get, instead it will be interactive and fun!

    By registering, you are registering for both days.

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    August 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Self-Awareness and Your Role in the Relationship & Building Resilience within the Educator

    Audience: All Educators and Administrators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 6 (Attendance both days is required.)
    Presenter: Josh Carlson
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

    TWO DAY WORKSHOP August 3rd and August 7th from 9a-12 noon (By registering, you are signing up for both days.)

    This training will help participatns understand the importance of self-awareness and the impact they themselves can have when working with individuals who have experiences taurma. This session will encourage participants to reflect on their ability to be vlunerable, to explore their own educational experiences, and to develop their understanding of their role within the healing relationship. The training will also help participants understand the impact of stress and trauma on an individual, including how work with individuals who have experience trauma can impact them. Several strategies will be reviewed to aid in decreasing the effects of stress and trauma on the physical, psychological, and emotional impact.

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    August 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    How to Create a Youtube Channel and Videos for Your Classroom

    Audience: All Educators and Administrators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 3
    Presenter: Lisa Schwartz
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

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    August 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Introduction to Google Meet Aug 3

    Audience: All Educators and Administrators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 2
    Presenter: Lisa Schwartz
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

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    August 4 @ 8:15 am - 9:45 am

    Seesaw Smash

    Audience:
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 1.5
    Presenter: Emily Pool, 3rd Grade Teacher, Rooney Elementary Seesaw Ambassador since 2017
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

    Seesaw is a tool to reach students, families and help teachers engage in a digital playground. Come explore more apps that “Smash” with Seesaw and let student and teacher creativity soar. This session is geared around how to include other apps, programs and power into the Seesaw platform – but will also cover apps, programs and websites that
    could be used without Seesaw. App-smashing: the art of using different apps to meet the needs of the student – finding and using apps that compliment each other.

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    August 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Patterns and Predictors: The Brain on Stress & COVID-19

    Audience: All Educators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 1
    Presenter: Abby Lyons, ROE #17 SEL Coach
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Virtual Via Zoom

    Stress is not inherently bad. The dose, type, and time in which we experience stress can dictate its impact on our bodies and brains. In this session, we will discuss what types of stress have been experienced during COVID-19 and what that means for us and our students moving forward.

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    August 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Google Classroom & Google Meets: Putting it All Together

    Audience: All Educators and Administrators
    Fee: $Free
    PD Clock Hours: 2
    Presenter: Lisa Schwartz
    Food:
  • N/A
  • Location: Pittsfield High School Media Center

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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. 

    Other Area Professional Development Opportunities

    Putting Civics in the Middle:  Teaching the 2020 Election and Beyond

    August 6th, 2020 - This is a free, civics education workshop workshop for middle level social studies teachers.  This program is sponsored by the School of Education at WIU and the Robert R. McCormick Foundation. The flyer provides additional details and a link to register for this event.  Click here to learn more.