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Social/Emotional Support and Safety for Students [clear filter]
Monday, August 12
 

12:30pm

School Psychs:Dysgraphia
Limited Capacity seats available

Monday August 12, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm
SF Rm 303

12:30pm

Building a Classroom Community for All
Limited Capacity filling up

Our students lives are complicated and diverse, no two are alike. Creating a space where all students are welcome, safe, and celebrated is at the core of this session. We will explore strategies to establish positive relationships and build a community of learners. Morning meeting, classroom book-a-day, student goal-setting, and lessons rooted in identity will be discussed. 

Speakers
avatar for Ann Lounsbury

Ann Lounsbury

Title 1 Learning Coach, Lawrence Public Schools
avatar for Lauren Mitchell

Lauren Mitchell

4th grade Teacher, Lawrence Public Schools
Passionate public educator, 4th grade teacher, mommy, wife, avid reader, lover of coffee, facilitator of "White Privilege; Let's Talk" curriculum.


Monday August 12, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm
SWMS Rm 807

12:30pm

Invite Only - New Hire Specialized Classroom Teachers for students ASD & ED
Limited Capacity seats available

This session is for newly hired specialized classroom staff for students on the Autism Spectrum and students with Emotional Disturbances. During this time, you will become familiar with the LPS Evidence Based Quality Indicators for programs for students with ASD & ED. These indicators will help you develop your program using evidenced based practices.  

Speakers
JV

Jenna Viscomi

Facilitator Sped, Lawrence Public Schools


Monday August 12, 2019 12:30pm - 3:30pm
SF Rm 301

12:30pm

Invite Only- OT and PT school based issues
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will be for OT and PT staff only to learn about and plan for issues that related
specifically to being a school based therapist. The group will do PD on a topic and then work
together to create a district plan of how to meet needs related to that topic.


Speakers

Monday August 12, 2019 12:30pm - 3:30pm
SWMS Rm 711

12:30pm

Invite Only: Communication Complexity Scale
Limited Capacity seats available

Nancy Brady from KU will share with SLPs, MT, and vision staff, the Communication Complexity Scale and how to use it with the minimally verbal students.  Participants will learn about the scale, watch example videos, and have experience coding a communication interaction using the scale. 

Speakers
NB

Nancy Brady

University of Kansas


Monday August 12, 2019 12:30pm - 3:30pm
SWMS Rm 802

2:30pm

Maximizing Transitions to Prevent Problematic Behavior
Limited Capacity filling up

This session will describe methods to reduce transition time and embedded instruction into daily classroom transitions. Attendees will be taught three transition strategies that can be applied to transitions in any classroom or content area. Photographs of tools used to implement the transitions, as well as ways to teach transitions initially at the beginning of the school year will be provided. Attendees will leave the session with practical strategies to improve transitions in their classrooms to reduce the likelihood of problematic behaviors.

Speakers
avatar for Katie Zimmerman

Katie Zimmerman

Assistant Professor, University of Kansas



Monday August 12, 2019 2:30pm - 4:00pm
SWMS Rm 809