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#EdEquityVA Training: Trauma Informed Practice

Trauma Informed Practice: Important Equity Considerations Amid COVID-19 September 15, 2020  3:00-4:30 PM Register here! Panelists Include: Quyen Duong, Student Services Specialist, Office of Student Services, Virginia Department of Education

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Professional Learning Opportunities VDOE’s English Learner (EL) Instruction Webinar Series

These webinars feature Virginia teachers and leaders sharing best practices and strategies for quality EL instruction.Sessions last approximately one hour. Virtual and Blended Learning Best Practices for EL Teachers- September 14, 2020; 4 p.m. EL Instruction: Navigating Resource Lists, Round 2- September 21, … Continue reading

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Growing with Canvas Preservice Teacher Cohort

Registration for the pre-service cohort of the Growing with Canvas course is now open for returning SPS teachers. Please click this registration flyer with to register. 

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Growing with Canvas Cohort 4

Registration for Cohort 4 of the Growing with Canvas course is now open for teachers. Please click on this registration flyer.

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Virginia Wesleyan University National Board Certification Support Program (CCSC)

Learn More at the following website: https://www.vwu.edu/enrollment-aid/evening-and-weekend/national-board-certification-support.php The website describes the many benefits of this certification on K-12 students, their schools, and the school district as a whole. Teachers may be surprised at the increased income that the Virginia Board of Education provides for … Continue reading

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Canvas Cohort #3 (August 12-19)

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SUFFOLK PUBLIC SCHOOLS ADMINISTRATIVE COHORT

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How to Build Strong Relationships with Students if You’re Starting the Year Online: Principles and Practices

So you’re starting the school year as a distance educator and you have no idea how to build strong relationships with students you’ve never met in person. Before the hyperventilation kicks in, let’s center on a few grounding principles. Please … Continue reading

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Growing With Canvas

Click on the link Go to Registration Link on Flyer Register for a Cohort https://pub.lucidpress.com/2fa9967d-e9db-45df-8098-ee5eaf03bd4d/#_0

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The Culturally Responsive Education by Design Online PLC

Hey, it’s Zaretta here… Are you ready for the next level of building your capacity to be a culturally responsive educator? Well, as you know I’ve been working on building a virtual space for us to do that together. It’s … Continue reading

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Practical Strategies to Increase Social Emotional Learning and Promote Equity Within the Classroom

Dates:  July 30, 2020 or August 5, 2020 (register for one of the dates) Time:  9:00AM-12:00PM Participants will build/expand understanding of the importance of social-emotional learning in promoting equitable practices within the classroom setting. They will learn practical strategies to increase social-emotional skills … Continue reading

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#EdEquityVa Virtual Summit

SAVE THE DATE:2020 #EdEquityVA Virtual Summit This year’s Summit will convene over two days: Day 1 (August 5th): Teachers, Principals, Instructional leaders, and Equity Coordinators.   Day 2 (August 6th): Superintendent Teams, Administrators, School Board Members, and Division Level Equity Leads. Both days will … Continue reading

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GOOGLE WEEK – SIXTH SERIES of VaSCL Virtual Workshops

These Virtual Workshops are being offered to VaSCL participants at NO CHARGE, as a benefit of membership! Registration is now OPEN on the VaSCL website (www.vascl.org) for each of the 18 workshops in The SIXTH Series of Virtual Workshops, which … Continue reading

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Capella University (Scholarships and Free Online Courses)

Scholarships:  At this moment, we offer several different scholarships available to partners.  These scholarships are in addition to any partnership benefit (above) between the district and Capella.  These are non-competitive scholarships and are available to all employees and family members. To see … Continue reading

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Continuing Education for Teachers Courses

A quick reminder for your team that many popular Continuing Education for Teachers courses start next Tuesday, July 14.  Below are several links that you can share with your team that include the descriptions, tuition, registration and other course information:  EDUC519 Foundations … Continue reading

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Resources and Professional Development Opportunities

Agriculture in the Classroom Video ResourcesHave you checked out AITC’s YouTube channel?  You can come along on a field trip to the farm and see a baby lamb, watch a pollination lesson, see how drones are used on the farm, and … Continue reading

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TTAC Summer Professional Learning Opportunities

TechKnowledgy Webinars Virtual Therapy Summer Series 2020Online |July 8, 15 & 22, 2020July 8: Exploring Platform Options for Virtual TherapiesIn this lunch hour discussion, we are going to explore a few of the most widely used platforms that meet Virginia’s recommended … Continue reading

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Mathematics for All—Closing Opportunity Gaps by Creating Equitable and Engaging Classroom Environments

Join T-TAC ODU as we offer a series of Professional Learning opportunities focused on creating more equitable and engaging mathematics experiences for all students. All sessions will take place virtually. Registration Is Now Open! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1TqcRIP8vXZYmTZFrUCju88jFCRm9Jqat/view

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Tidewater Writing Project 2020 Summer Institute

Tidewater Writing Project’s 2020 Online Summer Institute Dates: July 20th – 31st, 2020 Hours: 9am – 11:30am with virtual meeting via Zoom at Noon – 3pm, asynchronous Audience: This institute is designed for elementary, middle, and high school teachers, as … Continue reading

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Author-Led Book Studies 2020-2021

Reenergize your practices for the 2020–2021 school year Connect with and learn from your favorite Solution Tree authors through our virtual book study series. Each free, author-led study includes 3 to 6 sessions and covers the topics educators like you have told … Continue reading

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