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November 7, 2017 Professional Development Day Schedule                         

Please note that these are not mandatory sessions, but rather designed to support your school based professional learning efforts.

Before registering, please check with your principal as there may be plans for professional development in your building or within your network.

Lunch will be on your own unless otherwise noted.

You may only attend district sponsored sessions if  you have prior approval from your principal.

                        All Educators

Audience

Topic

Description

Location

Time

Registration

Notes

Teachers

(Grades 3-12)  

NMSI Laying the Foundation

Description: Teachers will ….

  • Participate in a PLC, actively sharing and modeling best practices.
  • Receive a variety of support materials that they will be able to customized to meet the needs of their students.
  • Share student exemplars during the next sessions in January and March.

** Please note that start and end times, as well as location are subject to change based on availability.

John Marshall IT

Rooms TBD

3952 West 140th Street

Cleveland, OH 44111

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM**

Click here to register

Why: Part 2 of the Series:

Model NMSI Laying the Foundation Lessons aligned to the CMSD Scope and Sequence.

Participate in a PLC, actively sharing and modeling best practices.

Learn how NMSI/LTF lessons support student preparation for OST and other high stake assessments.

Share student exemplars.

K-8

Audience

Topic

Description

Location

Time

Registration

Notes

Teachers

(Grades K-8)  

Morning Session I

  • Geography Alive (Gr. 6-8)
  • Writing Across the Curriculum (Gr. 4-8)
  • Modeling Science Fusion Lesson (Gr. 4-8)
  • Math Expressions
  • STEM Robotics
  • Study Island (Full Day)

Morning Session II

  • History Alive (Gr. 6-8)
  • Journeys in the Literacy Block
  • OST Writing (Gr. 6-10)
  • Modeling Science Fusion Lesson (Repeat)
  • Study Island
  • Writing Across the Curriculum (Gr. 4-8, Repeat)
  • Study Island (Full Day)
  • Think Central

Description: The core academic team will be providing a variety of sessions to help teachers gain a deeper understanding of the standards, curriculum, and corresponding instructional strategies.

Click here for session detailed descriptions.

East Professional Center

1349 East 79th Street

Cleveland, OH 44103

Morning Session I

(8:30 AM - 9:55 PM)

OR

Morning Session I I

(10:10 AM - 11:30 AM)

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CLOSED

Register for the session(s) you wish to attend.  Please note that the time and room number are indicated along with the title of the session.  If you are not registering for a full day of sessions, then you must indicate when you are returning to your school on the registration form.

Please note: There is no onsite registration.

Teachers

(Grades K-8)  

Afternoon Session I

  • Math Standards -Vertical Progression and Model Curricula (k-8)  
  • ELA Standards, Guidance and Planning (k-12)
  • NASA (Part 1)
  • Study Island (Full Day)
  • Communicate with HEART - New Teachers/anyone who has not had HEART training


Afternoon Session II

  • High School Transition (Gr. 8)
  • Lake Shore Learning (Social studies Gr. 6)
  • Reading A-Z
  • NASA (Part 2)
  • Study Island (Full Day)
  • Communicate with HEART - New Teachers/anyone who has not had HEART training

Description: The core academic team will be providing a variety of sessions to help teachers gain a deeper understanding of the standards, curriculum, and corresponding instructional strategies.

Click here for session detailed descriptions.

East Professional Center

1349 East 79th Street

Cleveland, OH 44103

Afternoon Session I
(12:30 PM – 1:55 PM)

OR

Afternoon Session II
(2:05 PM – 3:30 PM)

Click here to register

CLOSED

Register for the session(s) you wish to attend.  Please note that the time and room number are indicated along with the title of the session.  If you are not registering for a full day of sessions, then you must indicate when you are returning to your school on the registration form.

Please note: There is no onsite registration.

6-8

Audience

Topic

Description

Location

Time

Registration

Notes

Classroom Educators, Teachers Grades 6-8 / Intervention Specialists / Instructional Coaches /CIS

Middle Level Education: Living it, Loving it, and Laughing about it

Description: Looking to put a spark back into your teaching? Are you curious about what really makes your students tick? Looking for ways to connect with your students? This laugh out loud keynote provides ideas and strategies in the areas of connecting with your students, being an adult advocate for kids, and new strategies in classroom management. A true crowd pleaser for any type of educator.

Classroom Management; Learning Environment and Instruction

Facilitator: Jack Berckemeyer, Nationally recognized presenter, author and humorist

East Professional Center

1349 East 79th Street

Cleveland, OH 44103

Morning Session

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

OR

Afternoon Session

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

**The same session is repeated twice, so please only sign up for one session

Click here to register for the Morning Session

OR

Click here to register for the Afternoon Session

**The same session is repeated twice, so please only sign up for one session

9-12

Audience

Topic

Description

Location

Time

Registration

Notes

High School (Grades 9-12) American History, U.S. Government, African American History, Social Justice Teachers

A Museum Experience That Supports High School Social Studies Instruction

Description: Participants will tour the new Carl & Louis Stokes Exhibit while exploring the standards-based teacher-generated curriculum that, if used, will enhance classroom instruction and prepare students for their visit to the museum.  Teachers will also engage in an in depth discussion of History Day.

History Center at the Western Reserve Historical Society

10825 East Boulevard, Cleveland 44106

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

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**Lunch will be provided

High School (Grades 9-12)  Biology Teachers Regular and Special Ed, OST Intervention, and Admin (CIS, Coaches, Deans, AP’s

Mission Possible - Part 3

Description: Teachers will ….

  • Participate in a PLC, actively sharing and modeling best practices.  
  • Receive a variety of support materials that they will be able to customized to meet the needs of their students.
  • Familiarize themselves with multiple on-line resources that will support teaching and learning in Biology.
  • Share student exemplars during the next sessions in January and March.

** Please note that start and end times, as well as location are subject to change based on availability.

John Marshall IT

Rooms TBD

3952 West 140th Street

Cleveland, OH 44111

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM**

Click here to register

Why: Part 3 of a Five Part Series: Help teachers prepare students for success on the Biology OST

Model Mission Possible Units aligned to Quarter 2 Biology Content (Genetics)

 

Deep dive using multiple resources including McGraw-Hill Digital Glencoe Biology

 

Integrate NMSI Laying the Foundation Lessons (afternoon session)

 

Share student exemplars

Other Roles

Audience

Topic

Description

Location

Time

Registration

Notes

Counselors

Counselors Meeting

Description:

East Professional Center

1349 East 79th Street

Cleveland, OH 44103

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Encore Professional Development CMSD & Warrensville Heights

Content Professional Development and Cultural Sensitivity

Description: Professional Development Training that will demonstrate cultural diversity in responsiveness.

Warrensville Heights High School

4270 Northfield Road

Warrensville Heights, OH 44128

8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

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**Lunch will be provided