The UA/UWA Regional In-Service Center will host a Brainspring Phonics First Orton-Gillingham Course in October. Brainspring Phonics First Level I training will be held the week of October 28-November 1 at the UA/UWA Regional In-Service Center. This 5 day/30 hour training qualifies teachers to bring Orton-Gillingham multi-sensory instruction to their K-5 classrooms. The cost of this week-long training is $1,295 per person (classroom materials set included).
Join us at the UA/UWA Regional In-Service Center on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 for a complimentary session from the team from TregoEd. Since 1993, TregoED has helped education leaders achieve strategic, operational, and classroom goals. Leaders use these proven processes to solve tough problems and make critical decisions. And because success requires effective collaboration, these systematic approaches help stakeholders work together in achieving high quality outcomes.
The FY2020 Alabama Robotics Grant application has been released! Visit www.amsti.org/robotics for more information. Deadline is August 31!
The UA/UWA Science in Motion/Technology in Motion specialists will hold a "Back to School Summit” on August 5, 2019 at the In-Service Center. The purpose of this summit is to provide training to new secondary science teachers or those that may have changed content areas over the summer. Participants will be allowed to choose the sessions/labs that best meet their needs. Teachers may attend for any portion of the day that they have availability (i.e. half-day, only one needed component in a subject, full-day) and will register for specific sessions via Google form (linked below). In addition, specialists will provide additional information regarding follow-up support.
Please see the attached flyer for session information. Participants may register with the following link: forms.gle/1N8gRbivMQA6ex8x5
The Alabama National Boards Scholarship Application is now available! The application is due by September 20, 2019. We hope to see many applications from our region! Please contact us if you have any questions. The grant application will be discussed at our first support session on August 22 at the UA/UWA In-Service Center.
The NBCT support schedule for the UA/UWA In-Service Center region is also attached. Go ahead and sign-up on STI-Pd! We look forward to seeing you!
Check out the updates to the 2019 Summer Professional Learning Booklet! New sessions were added today! Sessions include:
Join us on June 5 for the start of Engage Every Family: Five Simple Principles! This session is open to any educator holding administration certification. Note: In addition to the two face-to-face meetings to be held at the UA In-Service, participants will participate in a final "virtual" meeting as well as complete chapter online discussions and assignments. Books will be provided by the UA In-Service Center. This course is limited to 20 participants. PLEASE BRING A LAPTOP (MAC, PC, OR CHROMEBOOK) TO ALL FACE-TO-FACE MEETINGS. For more information, contact Dr. Holly Morgan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Mark your calendars for the dates/times below!
June 5: 9:00-11:00 am
October 29: 3:30-4:30 pm
December 10: 3:30-4:30 pm
The Alabama Technology in Motion Program at the UA/UWA In-Service Center is presenting the 9th Annual Tech Meet Tuscaloosa on Friday, June 7, 2019, at the In-Service Center in Tuscaloosa. See the flyer below or visit uatmt.weebly.com for more information on this innovative learning opportunity facilitated by ATiM Specialist, Dr. Robert Mayben, Teachers from the Master Technology Teachers PLG, and the UA College of Education's Dr. Vivian Wright and Dr. Lisa Matherson.
Visit inservice.ua.edu/summer or click the summer link in the menu bar to access our list of summer professional learning opportunities! Topics, dates, times, locations, and registration information can be found there! We look forward to learning with you this summer!
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