If you are currently pursuing National Board status in the UA/UWA region, we hope that you can join us on November 13 for our fall writing retreat. Information is found in the schedule below. Register via PowerSchool at #382455.
Join us on September 24 from 3:30-5:00 pm as we virtually welcome Dr. Douglas Fisher (co-author of The Distance Learning Playbook) as our facilitator! Dr. Fisher will address student engagement in a distance learning environment based upon the information from Module 6 of The Distance Learning Playbook.Participants who are registered for our ongoing Distance Learning Playbook professional learning group will not need to re-register for this session; however, we are able to open this single session to a larger audience. Space is limited, so register today!
Register via PowerSchool Section #385184.
New "Maintenance of Certificate" session added for those recertifying! Session will be held on September 17. Check out the updated calendar!
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The UA/UWA Regional In-Service Center will host the following two networks from the Alabama Best Practices Center:
Information on Session 1 dates can be found at https://docs.google.com/document/d/1FM2ya6lP_IHoSmyR3ivB2R3lkWygMWh6Y7F3XMVxwWg/edit?usp=sharing
We hope that you can join us! For more information regarding registration, please contact Holly Morgan at email@example.com or Tami Barron at firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration deadline is September 4!
The In-Service Center will offer a cohort to support teacher leaders in utilizing strategies from Fisher, Frey, and Hattie's new text, The Distance Learning Playbook. The cohort will meet virtually from 3:00-4:30 pm beginning on August 13. (Remaining sessions will occur on August 27, September 3, September 10, and September 24.) The in-service center will purchase books for all participants. For more information about this text, view a brief overview from author Doug Fisher: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOpN1NOWGk0
If you are a Region 4 educator who would like to participate, complete the following Google form for registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeNcAGw4nsh0H6i6xuTjoAPmJvfum01kbkSWFFs1vk_esFTMA/viewform?usp=sf_link
Participation will be limited to 60 participants, and registration will close on August 11. We hope that you can join us!
**In order to proceed with an abundance of caution, we have moved the September 8 session to a virtual environment. You will receive a Zoom link in late August. Registration closes on September 1--don't delay!
Join us for this incredible learning opportunity with Dr. LeeAnn Jung, CEO of Lead Inclusion and lead author of ASCD text, Your Students, My Students, Our Students: Rethinking Equitable and Inclusive Classrooms. Dr. Jung is also a clinical professor at San Diego State University with her co-authors, Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey. She provides support in the areas of inclusion, standards-based learning and grading, designing individualized and goals and interdisciplinary supports, and measuring progress. She has authored 6 books, more than 45 journal articles and book chapters, and has been awarded more than 4 million dollars in federal funding.
This opportunity will be offered in a two-part learning cohort. After the session on September 8, participants will leave with strategies for application within their school teams. Participants will return in December for a follow-up session with Dr. Jung. School teams (consisting of an administrator and multiple teachers) are encourage to attend! Session is limited to 50 participants. Books, training, and substitute reimbursement will be provided by the UA/UWA Regional In-Service Center.
September 8, 2020--and--December 2, 2020
8:30 am-3:00 pm
Register via PowerSchool Section #371121
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