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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October

Powerful Playtimes

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 15 2019 - 10:00am
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
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

Science PLC

Offered by: 
Professional Development - Science
Event Start Date: 
Oct 15 2019 - 4:00pm
Nov 19 2019 - 4:00pm
Jan 21 2020 - 4:00pm
Feb 11 2020 - 4:00pm
Mar 10 2020 - 4:00pm
Apr 14 2020 - 4:00pm
May 12 2020 - 4:00pm
The Science Educators PLC is a supportive community of dynamic science teachers and school leaders, including academic department chairs, science coordinators, building and district resource staff, and curriculum directors or assistant directors.
Status:
Active

Standards-Based Grading Implementation

Professional Development
Offered by: 
Professional Development
Event Start Date: 
Oct 16 2019 - 9:00am
Practical resources for leaders and teachers planning for implementation of standards-based grading, includes clarifying meaning in proficiency scales, support systems to ensure that all students make progress towards learning outcomes, and policies for revisions/retakes to measure student learning.
Status:
Disabled

Hola Amigos y Amigas

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 18 2019 - 9:00am
Oct 22 2019 - 10:00am
Oct 29 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 1 2019 - 10:00am
Nov 5 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 19 2019 - 10:00am
Jan 27 2020 - 9:30am
Feb 5 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 12 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 13 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 14 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 27 2020 - 9:30am
Hello Friends
Early childhood is a wonderful time to introduce young children to other cultures. This special event introduces the Spanish and Latin American culture, and it includes children’s music, stories, games, an art activity, and a special snack. La primera infancia es un momento maravilloso para introducir a los niños pequeños a otras culturas. Este evento especial da a conocer la cultura Española y Latinoamericana a través de la música infantil, cuentos, juegos, actividades artisticas y una merienda.especial.
Status:
Active

Early Reading Skills

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 18 2019 - 10:00am
Oct 23 2019 - 10:30am
Nov 8 2019 - 10:30am
Nov 14 2019 - 10:15am
Nov 21 2019 - 7:00pm
Dec 13 2019 - 12:30pm
Jan 10 2020 - 9:00am
Feb 25 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

First Steps to Reading

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 21 2019 - 10:00am
Nov 6 2019 - 10:30am
Families enjoy a light supper together, followed by parent-child activities that support pre-reading skills. Childcare is provided during parent learning times. Receive a book at each session to take home.
Status:
Active

Hola Amigos y Amigas

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 18 2019 - 9:00am
Oct 22 2019 - 10:00am
Oct 29 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 1 2019 - 10:00am
Nov 5 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 19 2019 - 10:00am
Jan 27 2020 - 9:30am
Feb 5 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 12 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 13 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 14 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 27 2020 - 9:30am
Hello Friends
Early childhood is a wonderful time to introduce young children to other cultures. This special event introduces the Spanish and Latin American culture, and it includes children’s music, stories, games, an art activity, and a special snack. La primera infancia es un momento maravilloso para introducir a los niños pequeños a otras culturas. Este evento especial da a conocer la cultura Española y Latinoamericana a través de la música infantil, cuentos, juegos, actividades artisticas y una merienda.especial.
Status:
Active

Queer Educators PLC

Offered by: 
Professional Development
Event Start Date: 
Oct 22 2019 - 4:30pm
Nov 19 2019 - 4:30pm
Jan 21 2020 - 4:30pm
Mar 17 2020 - 4:30pm
May 19 2020 - 4:30pm

 LGBTQ+-identified educators will come together to develop and share workplace practices and strategies for bringing our whole identities into our schools, creating safer workplaces, and supporting our students on the LGBTQ+ rainbow.

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

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

Introduction to Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

CCATT
Offered by: 
Professional Development - Special Education - CCATT
Event Start Date: 
Oct 23 2019 - 9:00am
Learn how Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) can provide support and increase engagement for students with little or no speech. Includes an overview of current technology for AAC and AT, strategies and best practices for selection, implementation and identification of AAC and services.
Status:
Active

Early Reading Skills

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 18 2019 - 10:00am
Oct 23 2019 - 10:30am
Nov 8 2019 - 10:30am
Nov 14 2019 - 10:15am
Nov 21 2019 - 7:00pm
Dec 13 2019 - 12:30pm
Jan 10 2020 - 9:00am
Feb 25 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

Sensory Motor Development in Young Children

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Educator Trainings
Event Start Date: 
Oct 25 2019 - 9:30am
Activities and Strategies that Help

This course offers an overview of what healthy brain development means, and how parents, teachers, and child care providers can use specific activities and environments to challenge and build crucial foundation motor skills. By understanding how sensory motor development shapes early behavior and learning , participants will gain new insight on how to help children attend, learn and self regulate.

Status:
Active

Juggling Routines and Transitions

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 2 2019 - 10:30am
Oct 25 2019 - 10:00am
Dec 11 2019 - 9:30am
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

Soluciones Positivas - Sesión 4

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 26 2019 - 11:00am
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Description

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Status:
Active

Hola Amigos y Amigas

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 18 2019 - 9:00am
Oct 22 2019 - 10:00am
Oct 29 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 1 2019 - 10:00am
Nov 5 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 19 2019 - 10:00am
Jan 27 2020 - 9:30am
Feb 5 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 12 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 13 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 14 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 27 2020 - 9:30am
Hello Friends
Early childhood is a wonderful time to introduce young children to other cultures. This special event introduces the Spanish and Latin American culture, and it includes children’s music, stories, games, an art activity, and a special snack. La primera infancia es un momento maravilloso para introducir a los niños pequeños a otras culturas. Este evento especial da a conocer la cultura Española y Latinoamericana a través de la música infantil, cuentos, juegos, actividades artisticas y una merienda.especial.
Status:
Active

The Importance of Block Building

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Educator Trainings
Event Start Date: 
Oct 29 2019 - 6:15pm
This course offers an overview of what healthy brain development means, and how parents, teachers, and child care providers can use specific activities and environments to challenge and build crucial foundation motor skills. By understanding how sensory motor development shapes early behavior and learning , participants will gain new insight on how to help children attend, learn and self regulate.
Status:
Active

DESE Special Education Regional Meetings for SY19-20

Offered by: 
Special Education
Event Start Date: 
Oct 30 2019 - 9:30am
Jan 16 2020 - 9:30am
Apr 7 2020 - 9:30am
The Massachusetts Organization of Educational Collaboratives (MOEC) has partnered with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) to host three meetings across the state in each collaborative region during the 2019-2020 school year. The meetings will provide a method for DESE to communicate directly with special education administrators while providing administrators with an opportunity to request information on specific topics and ask questions.
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

November

Hola Amigos y Amigas

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Offered by: 
Early Childhood - Parent Programs
Event Start Date: 
Oct 18 2019 - 9:00am
Oct 22 2019 - 10:00am
Oct 29 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 1 2019 - 10:00am
Nov 5 2019 - 9:30am
Nov 19 2019 - 10:00am
Jan 27 2020 - 9:30am
Feb 5 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 12 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 13 2020 - 10:00am
Feb 14 2020 - 10:30am
Feb 27 2020 - 9:30am
Hello Friends
Early childhood is a wonderful time to introduce young children to other cultures. This special event introduces the Spanish and Latin American culture, and it includes children’s music, stories, games, an art activity, and a special snack. La primera infancia es un momento maravilloso para introducir a los niños pequeños a otras culturas. Este evento especial da a conocer la cultura Española y Latinoamericana a través de la música infantil, cuentos, juegos, actividades artisticas y una merienda.especial.
Status:
Active

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