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CIS

Continuous Improvement of Schools

Thinking Maps® Training of Trainers: Making the Common Core Easier Description: This 6-day course certifies participants to train their colleagues in Thinking Maps. Thinking Maps is a set of visual tools that support and enhance teaching and learning while making content easier to teach and more accessible to students. Thinking Maps is a whole school initiative as the common visual language has great power when shared across all classrooms, grades and content areas. The course is spread out over time to enable teachers to learn and apply some content before coming back for more. Dates: Oct. 26, Oct. 27, Nov. 16, Nov. 17, Dec. 7, and Dec. 8, 2015 Time: 8 am registration and coffee, 8:30 am-3 pm program, lunch on your own Audience: PreK-12 teachers, coaches, leaders, specialists and administrators (Participants should be leaders in their schools) Location: SWBOCES, 450 Mamaroneck Avenue, 3rd Floor, Harrison, NY 10528 Fee: $1,860 per participant for CoSer 555 members $2,232 per participant for CoSer 555 non-members Presenter: The Balance Between, Inc. Contact: Dina Roselli 914-345-8500 ext. 3130 droselli@swboces.org School-Wide PBIS Team Training Description: Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) is a research validated approach to discipline which emphasizes the creation of proactive systems of support for students and staff. The School-wide Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (SW-PBIS) training will address how to evaluate, develop, improve, implement and maintain a schoolwide plan. In this four day training, teams develop a universal discipline system by selecting expectations, transforming expectations into teachable behaviors, developing a system of acknowledgements and consequences, and creating a data management system for tracking behavioral outcomes. Participants will learn how to: Dates: Oct. 29, Nov. 23, 2015, and Jan.15, 2016 Time: 8 am registration and coffee, 8:30 am-3 pm program, lunch on your own Audience: Teams are made up of a minimum of 6 members The following team membership is recommended: • Building administrator • General education teacher • Special education teacher • Related service provider responsible for behavior such as a psychologist or social worker • Staff member responsible for supervision of non-classroom settings such as lunchroom or recess monitor Location: SWBOCES, 450 Mamaroneck Avenue, 3rd Floor, Harrison, NY 10528 Fee: $3240 per participant for CoSer 555 members $3888 per participant for CoSer 555 non-members Presenter: Robert March, Ph.D. Contact: Dina Roselli 914-345-8500 ext. 3130 droselli@swboces.org

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Professional development catalog 2015 16  

This 95-page catalog is chock full of information on an array of workshops available to teachers and administrators in the southern Westches...

Professional development catalog 2015 16  

This 95-page catalog is chock full of information on an array of workshops available to teachers and administrators in the southern Westches...

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