Workshops and Events

Workshops and Events

On this page, you'll find a list of upcoming CES workshops and events with the option to narrow the results by a specific Month and Year. Click on the event title for more details to register online. 

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November

Early Reading Skills

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Nov 21 2019 - 7:00pm
Dec 12 2019 - 10:15am
Dec 13 2019 - 12:30pm
Jan 10 2020 - 9:00am
Feb 25 2020 - 9:30am
Apr 10 2020 - 10:00am
May 15 2020 - 9:30am
Talking, singing, playing and reading with your child all build early reading skills.  Join us to learn how you can do more of these activities with your child and how these and other everyday interactions with your child provides preparation for reading.
Status:
Active

Preventing Teen Dating Violence and Promoting Healthy Relationships

Professional Development
Offered by: 
Professional Development
Event Start Date: 
Nov 22 2019 - 9:00am
Review research-informed strategies for preventing dating violence that emphasize student skill development and promotion of healthy norms, including classroom lesson plans, school-wide writing prompts, social norms campaigns, and staff and parent inclusion. Develop a realistic lesson plan or school-based strategy.
Status:
Disabled

December

In-Depth Look at Informal Reading Assessment

Professional Development
Event Start Date: 
Dec 2 2019 - 9:00am
Deepen your understanding and use of an informal reading inventory. Includes an understanding of reading theory as it applies to assessment, deep understanding of assessment protocols and use of assessment to drive instruction, and the Benchmark Assessment System.
Status:
Active

Tech Integration/Educational Technologist PLC

Offered by: 
Professional Development - Technology
Event Start Date: 
Nov 4 2019 - 3:00pm
Dec 2 2019 - 3:00pm
Mar 11 2019 - 3:30pm
Jan 13 2020 - 3:00pm
Feb 10 2020 - 3:00pm
Mar 9 2020 - 3:00pm
Apr 6 2020 - 3:00pm

This professional learning community is for educators and leaders who are responsible for:

  • identifying and growing educator technology skills
  • developing differentiated learning opportunities
  • inspiring paths to innovative pedagogy
  • planning for strategic and continued growth

This monthly PLC will provide the space and time for participants to explore issues related to technology in schools and create a deeper understanding of how technology promotes our human connection to one another.

Status:
Active

Identifying and Supporting Children with Special Needs

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Educator Trainings
Event Start Date: 
Dec 2 2019 - 6:15pm
This workshop provides information, strategies and resources that are helpful to assist in the process to identifying and then supporting young children with special needs.  Early educators will learn various ways to enhance these children’s experiences in an inclusive setting.
Status:
Active

Visual Supports for Autism

CCATT
Offered by: 
Professional Development - Special Education - CCATT
Event Start Date: 
Dec 4 2019 - 9:00am
Learn the benefits of using visual strategies with individuals with autism spectrum disorder to support daily communication and comprehension, how to implement them throughout the day, and what tools we can use to create both low and high tech supports.
Status:
Active

Project-Based Learning

Professional Development
Offered by: 
Professional Development
Event Start Date: 
Dec 10 2019 - 9:00am
Covers key components of Project Based Learning for curriculum design, including developing a ramework for unit-level planning, developing driving questions, and creating plans for assessments AND student products.
Status:
Active

Powerful Playtimes

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Dec 10 2019 - 10:00am
Jan 16 2020 - 10:15am
Jan 24 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 3 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 7 2020 - 9:00am
Mar 4 2020 - 10:30am
Mar 17 2020 - 9:30am
Children learn through play. Come join us in this interactive workshop to explore new ways of playing with your children that will support their developmental growth.
Status:
Active

Parenting Young Children - Chinese (教养孩童)

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 22 2019 - 5:30pm
Nov 12 2019 - 5:30pm
Dec 10 2019 - 5:30pm
Jan 21 2020 - 5:30pm
Feb 18 2020 - 5:30pm
Mar 10 2020 - 5:30pm
Apr 7 2020 - 5:30pm
May 5 2020 - 5:30pm
Jun 6 2020 - 5:30pm
Together we will talk about approaches to raising children; our parenting challenges; and ways in which we can support our children's healthy development and early learning experiences. 在一起我们将讨论怎样教养孩子,教养孩子中的挑战, 怎样帮助孩子们早期健康地成长和发展, 以及如何使用当地育儿资料与资源。
Status:
Active

Juggling Routines and Transitions

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Dec 11 2019 - 9:30am
Mar 10 2020 - 10:00am
Mar 25 2020 - 10:30am
Moving through transitions and establishing routines with young children is a challenge for all families. This workshop will provide a space to discuss ways of managing this juggling act.
Status:
Active

Technology in Education PLC

Offered by: 
Professional Development - Technology
Event Start Date: 
Nov 14 2019 - 8:30am
Dec 12 2019 - 8:30am
Jan 9 2020 - 8:30am
Feb 6 2020 - 8:30am
Mar 5 2020 - 8:30am
Apr 2 2020 - 8:30am
May 14 2020 - 8:30am

The professional learning community is a collegial discussion group for technology directors, coordinators, and educators at all levels that meets regularly throughout the school year. 

Status:
Active

Early Reading Skills

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Nov 21 2019 - 7:00pm
Dec 12 2019 - 10:15am
Dec 13 2019 - 12:30pm
Jan 10 2020 - 9:00am
Feb 25 2020 - 9:30am
Apr 10 2020 - 10:00am
May 15 2020 - 9:30am
Talking, singing, playing and reading with your child all build early reading skills.  Join us to learn how you can do more of these activities with your child and how these and other everyday interactions with your child provides preparation for reading.
Status:
Active

Kamishibai Theater

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Educator Trainings
Event Start Date: 
Dec 12 2019 - 6:15pm
Feb 27 2020 - 6:15pm
Shake up your story times!
Kamishibai (kah-ME-she-bye) means “paper drama”. Stories are told with paper cards in a tabletop theater. Participants will create their own “mini-Kamishibai” stages, and then write and draw stories they can bring back to the children in their care.Imaginative ways to tell stories using puppets and props will also be discussed.
Status:
Active

Early Reading Skills

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Nov 21 2019 - 7:00pm
Dec 12 2019 - 10:15am
Dec 13 2019 - 12:30pm
Jan 10 2020 - 9:00am
Feb 25 2020 - 9:30am
Apr 10 2020 - 10:00am
May 15 2020 - 9:30am
Talking, singing, playing and reading with your child all build early reading skills.  Join us to learn how you can do more of these activities with your child and how these and other everyday interactions with your child provides preparation for reading.
Status:
Active

Curriculum Leaders Professional Group

Offered by: 
Professional Development
Event Start Date: 
Sep 20 2019 - 12:30pm
Oct 18 2019 - 12:30pm
Nov 15 2019 - 12:30pm
Dec 13 2019 - 12:30pm
Jan 10 2020 - 12:30pm
Feb 28 2020 - 12:30pm
Mar 20 2020 - 12:30pm
Apr 17 2020 - 12:30pm
May 8 2020 - 12:30pm

The Curriculum Leaders Professional Group addresses timely issues related to curriculum, instruction and assessment in PK-12 educational programs. Participants explore evidence-based approaches to problems of practice related to student outcomes. Members pose questions, share resources and support one another as thinking partners.

Participants are encouraged to come to all meetings if possible. There is no charge for participation.

Status:
Active

Librarian and Media Specialists PLC

Offered by: 
Professional Development
Event Start Date: 
Sep 19 2019 - 4:30pm
Nov 14 2019 - 4:30pm
Dec 17 2019 - 4:30pm
Jan 23 2020 - 4:30pm
Feb 25 2020 - 4:30pm
Mar 19 2020 - 4:30pm

This Professional Learning Community is designed to provide a space for Librarian/Media Specialists throughout the region to address and discuss a range of topics that are of vital importance in today's schools. At the first meeting, participants will have the opportunity to weigh in on the following topics and establish a set of priorities for the coming school year:

Status:
Active

English Language Learners PLC

Offered by: 
Professional Development - English Language Learners
Event Start Date: 
Oct 9 2019 - 1:00pm
Nov 7 2018 - 1:00pm
Oct 30 2019 - 1:00pm
Dec 18 2019 - 1:00pm
Mar 18 2020 - 1:00pm
Apr 15 2020 - 1:00pm
May 13 2020 - 1:00pm

Calling all EL Teachers! The ELL PLC is a group of ESL teachers who come together to learn about new developments in the field (state specific and beyond) and share their expertise around working with students and families. Most importantly, it is a place to get support from fellow teachers.

There is no charge for participation. Certificates of attendance and PDPs are available. Please note: you must register here in order to receive a certificate or PDPs.

Status:
Active

January

Positive Solutions - Session 1

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Jan 3 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 28 2020 - 12:30pm
May 1 2020 - 10:00am
Making a Connection!
This is one of six sessions in an evidence-based series developed by the Center on the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CSEFEL). It is designed to help parent/caregivers promote their young child’s social and emotional development and to better understand young children’s challenging behaviors. Parent/caregivers will learn how to use positive approaches to improve their interactions with their child; help children learn appropriate behavior; and to build their child’s confidence and self-esteem. Thereby, preparing children for successful early learning experiences.
Status:
Active

Developmental Screening 101

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Educator Trainings
Event Start Date: 
Jan 7 2020 - 6:00pm
Participants in this course will learn about the purpose and processes of developmental screening. Strategies for collaborating with families, cultural responsiveness and an overview of referral or other follow up steps will be discussed.
Status:
Active

Technology in Education PLC

Offered by: 
Professional Development - Technology
Event Start Date: 
Nov 14 2019 - 8:30am
Dec 12 2019 - 8:30am
Jan 9 2020 - 8:30am
Feb 6 2020 - 8:30am
Mar 5 2020 - 8:30am
Apr 2 2020 - 8:30am
May 14 2020 - 8:30am

The professional learning community is a collegial discussion group for technology directors, coordinators, and educators at all levels that meets regularly throughout the school year. 

Status:
Active

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