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Monday, August 12
 

10:00am

Finding New Barrels: Using Student Culture to Activate, Expand, and Deepen Learning
Limited Capacity seats available

If you’ve ever felt like you’ve hit the “bottom of the barrel” or that your students have no background knowledge on a given topic, this session is for you. Leave with strategies to help spark learning and grow it throughout any given lesson.

Here is a link to the presentation folder that has materials and the presentation Finding New Barrels:  Using Student Culture to Activate, Expand, and Deepend Learning.  

Speakers
avatar for Kasey Van Dyk

Kasey Van Dyk

Facilitator ESL • District Wide


Monday August 12, 2019 10:00am - 11:30am
SWMS Rm 803

10:00am

School Psychologists: Starting the year our right!
Limited Capacity seats available

School Psychologists will spend time together building knowledge and skills to start the year off right.

Monday August 12, 2019 10:00am - 11:30am
SF Rm 301

11:00am

Classroom Management: Establishing and Maintaining Classroom Climate and Culture
Limited Capacity seats available

This session will empower educators to establish strong and consistent classroom routines by setting clear expectations and collaborating with students to create classroom norms.


*Focus on:
  • -Setting the Tone
  • -Freedom within Form
  • -Boundaries and Accountability

Speakers
avatar for Susan Cooper

Susan Cooper

Assistant Principal, Lawrence Public Schools
I love working with social studies curriculum. In 2017 I had the opportunity to study 'The Kennedy Presidency' at Boston University with the Gilder-Lehrman Institute of American History and 'The Long Road From Brown v. Board of Education' with the National Endowment for the Humanities... Read More →


Monday August 12, 2019 11:00am - 12:30pm
SWMS Cafeteria

12:30pm

Documentary: Paper Tigers
Join us in the Auditorium for a viewing of the documentary Paper Tigers, followed by a group discussion. 
Paper Tigers follows a year in the life of a high school that has radically changed it's approach to disciplining its students, becoming a model for how to break the cycles of poverty, violence and disease that affects families.




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

12:30pm

Finding New Barrels: Using Student Culture to Activate, Expand, and Deepen Learning
Limited Capacity seats available

If you’ve ever felt like you’ve hit the “bottom of the barrel” or that your students have no background knowledge on a given topic, this session is for you. Leave with strategies to help spark learning and grow it throughout any given lesson.


Here is a link to the presentation folder that has materials and the presentation Finding New Barrels:  Using Student Culture to Activate, Expand, and Deepend Learning

Speakers
avatar for Kasey Van Dyk

Kasey Van Dyk

Facilitator ESL • District Wide


Monday August 12, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm
SWMS Rm 803

12:30pm

Middle School Individual Plans of Study
Limited Capacity seats available

FACS and MS Counselors will be aligning expectations and The foundational elements of the individual plan of study are the career interests identified by the student through an authentic career interest survey or assessment. A roadmap based on the student’s interests and talents can then be developed.

Speakers
AF

Amanda Frost

Teacher Middle School, Lawrence Public Schools
avatar for Patrick Kelly

Patrick Kelly

Director of Innovative Learning, Lawrence Public Schools
Dedicated to design and implementation of engaging and empowering learning opportunities, Patrick Kelly is the Director of Innovative Learning for the Lawrence Public Schools. His vision and leadership lead to the creation of the Lawrence College & Career Center, an innovative learning... Read More →


Monday August 12, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm
SWMS Rm 702

2:15pm

Classroom Management: Establishing and Maintaining Classroom Climate and Culture
Limited Capacity full
Adding this to your schedule will put you on the waitlist.

This session will empower educators to establish strong and consistent classroom routines by setting clear expectations and collaborating with students to create classroom norms.


*Focus on:
  • -Setting the Tone
  • -Freedom within Form
  • -Boundaries and Accountability

Speakers
avatar for Susan Cooper

Susan Cooper

Assistant Principal, Lawrence Public Schools
I love working with social studies curriculum. In 2017 I had the opportunity to study 'The Kennedy Presidency' at Boston University with the Gilder-Lehrman Institute of American History and 'The Long Road From Brown v. Board of Education' with the National Endowment for the Humanities... Read More →


Monday August 12, 2019 2:15pm - 3:45pm
SWMS Rm 604